4-week sermon series to grow the Kingdom of God at your church
This sermon hits on guilt and how it is a barrier to our spiritual growth. We cant live faithfully, carrying around our guilt.
Listen to the Voice of TruthI was pondering on a question this week. The question was, What does it take for a Christian to please God? Some people might say, Thats not a good question to ask, or something like that, but with all this baggage we have been talking about I wondered if our…read more
The sermon shares what the voice of truth says about things it tells a different story.
John 18:34-38 I am Thankful for What is Truth ?It is the question Pilate asks Jesus after his examination and Jesus does not answer. But I want us all to know Jesus is truth.1.Alan Carr says the following about truth We are living in a day when almost no one believes…read more
David and Goliath is more than a story but a type of the believer in their battle against the enemy and a mediator Jesus Christ who brings victory. A refreshing view of this scripture involving The Problem – The Power – The Proclamation
ENTANGLEMENT OR ENLIGHTENMENT1 Samuel 17:1-52, 1 Samuel 18:7This is more than a story but a type of the believer in their battle against the enemy and a mediator Jesus Christ who brings victoryTHE PROBLEM1 Samuel 17:1 Now the Philistines gathered their armies together to battle, and…read more
God spoke to the people in exile through Isaiah. In the midst of their darkness, they heard the voice of grace, the voice of hope and the voice of truth.
The book of Isaiah is a remarkably long book, divided into two parts. The first 39 chapters talk about condemnation, Gods judgement for the sin of Israel. The people had abandoned God. The last 27 chapters talk about redemption, Gods forgiveness for the people, and the deliverance by a…read more
God will provide the necessary boldness if he has called you to be His voice of truth and reason.
ELIJAHA MAN OF LIKE PASSIONS06 A Prophet of ConvictionTEXT: 1 Kings 18:17-201 Kings 18:17-20 KJV And it came to pass, when Ahab saw Elijah, that Ahab said unto him, Art thou he that troubleth Israel?  And he answered, I have not troubled Israel; but thou, and thy fathers…read more
This is a basic doctrinal sermon about salvation.
SALVATIONJohn 14:1-7INTRO When you hear the word salvation, what do you think about? For many of us in this Deep South culture, our thoughts immediately go toward thoughts about Jesus, or the cross, or the church. Weve brought up that way. Weve always heard things that way. Weve…read more
Babylons fall will incite lamentation on the part of her dependents. A loss of luxury produces lamentation in her constituents. What lamentations come to those who are economically dependent? A lament of the economically dependent is for a LOSS OF…
LOST LUXURYS LAMENTRevelation 18:9-19Babylons fall will incite lamentation on the part of her dependents.Lost luxury produces lamentation in her economic dependents.What lamentations come to those who are economically dependent?3 lamentations of the economically dependent.1A…read more
This sermon takes the story of David & Goliath and compares it to the difficulties we face.
Introduction: Last Sunday we talked about the fact that the reason God chose David to be the next King of Israel was not his outward appearance or his physical abilities. Instead God chose David because he was a humble man, who was passionate about his relationship with God, and trusted Him with…read more
The consequences of boldness and taking a stand for the truth.
Truth And Its ConsequencesMark 6:14-29Intro – When the emperor Valens threatened Eusebuis with confiscation of all his goods, torture, banishment, and even death, the courageous Christian replied, He needs not fear confiscation, who has nothing to lose; nor banishment, to whom heaven…read more
Fatih is not just trusting your head and heart but trusting God by taking Him at His word.
THREE TYPES OF FAITHA drought winter threatened the crop in a village of Crete. The priest told his flock: There isnt anything that will save us, except a special prayer for rain. Go to your homes, fast during the week, believe and come on Sunday to pray for rain. The villagers went home,…read more
The Corridor of ConfusionPastor Vern HallThe Free Gift Gospel MissionKingsport, TN1 Corinthians 14:33- For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.Introduction: When I was a young in my faith I had many questions about the Christian way of…read more
Funeral service for my closest friends four year old girl who died of cancer.
Note: This funeral sermon was for my best friends four year-old daughter who recently died of cancer after a valiant five month fight; I have included the fathers eulogy as an appendix, as it is extremely touching and illustrates the difference faith can make in ones life. During the familys…read more
This message is 1 in the road to recovery. It covers the first step to true freedom from habits, hangups, and hurts.
Genesis 37:23-24 / Psalms 40:1-2 * Most of us have been around long enough to realize this isnt a perfect church full of imperfect people. Wow! A Revelation * Most of us feel comfortable generalizing our imperfection and faults. o Its easy to say, yeah, we all have hurts,…read more
Jesus exemplified His passion for seeking the lost through His experience with Zacchaeus and gave us five things we must do to reach lost people.
Five Things We Must Do to Reach People with the Gospel Luke 19:1-10Intro. Howard Hendricks said, In the midst of a generation screaming for answers, Christians are stuttering.Bill Bright, Founder of Campus Crusade for Christ, said, Millions of surveys which we have helped to take around…read more
Many people today are wondering what is going on and why God allows trouble. The answer to our questions is not found in politics or protest, but in preaching the Gospel.
God Speaks From The Storm: Will we forget why we are here? 110908A man was looking for his wallet in the wrong place. Has the Church looked for the answer in the wrong place?The world is in turmoil, or nation is in crisis. We are facing a storm: What will our response be? Will…read more
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