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Jason Jones avatar
Bad Advice from Good People
Shared by: Jason Jones on Feb, 2009
Summary: Exposition of Acts 21:1-15 about Paul hearing from two believers that he is out of the will of God, and how he goes on to Jerusalem as planned
Series: Acts
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Acts 21:1-15
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,308
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Judging the Right Way: Every Christian’s Calling
Shared by: Ed Vasicek on Jan, 2003
Summary: It is good for Christians to judge--the right way. The modern understanding of "do not judge" is merely relativism. If there are no rights or wrongs, naturally one cannot judge. But there are rights and wrongs, and there is a right and wrong way to judg
based on 55 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 4,053
Paul Fritz avatar
Eight Marks of False Prophets and Teachers
Shared by: Paul Fritz on May, 2009
Summary: In the last days there will be false teachers who will subtly and stealthily introduce heretical destructive heresies even denying the Master who bought them bringing on themselves destruction.
based on 42 ratings
Scripture: 2 Peter 2:1-12
Views: 16,300
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Steps for exercising the Gifts of the Holy Spirit
Shared by: Ajai Prakash on May, 2009
Summary: Sometimes we are reluctant to know our gifts. Moses was pulling back from using the gifts God had given him not realizing that God had already given him all he needed. Are we obedient to God so that He can use us as a perfect vessel for His glory?
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Exodus 3:1-4:9
Views: 4,013
Jerry Flury avatar
Three Questions to Ask
Shared by: Jerry Flury on Jul, 2010
Summary: How do you govern your life as a Christian? How do you know what you should or should not say or do? Whenever it comes to making a decision there are three questions we must ask and answer for ourselves. Is it moral? Is it legal? Is it ethical?
based on 12 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 3,072
Mark Schaeufele avatar
A Messiah of Fairness
Shared by: Mark Schaeufele on Aug, 2009
Summary: In dealing with others is treating them the same way we would want to be treated.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 7:1-6
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 967
Kevin L. Jones avatar
When The Prayer Is Over
Shared by: Kevin L. Jones on Jan, 2010
Summary: A sermon examining the steps following a prayer for direction.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Exodus 14:15-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 9,709
Glenn Durham avatar
I Need More Love!
Shared by: Glenn Durham on Apr, 2010
Summary: God fills us with love for what is good and glorious so we will choose the best.
Series: Philippians
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 1:9-10
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 1,263
Jerry Shirley avatar
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Oct, 2010
Summary: Nehemiah saw right thru the devil's attempt at distraction and compromise. He said, the valley of Ono? O No! Aren't you glad he said no no to Ono? Link inc. to formatted text, audio/video, PowerPoint.
based on 54 ratings
Scripture: Nehemiah 4:1-19
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 6,973
Byron Sherman avatar
Shared by: Byron Sherman on Mar, 2014
Summary: 4 of 4. Paul demonstrated/confirmed the Spirit’s power thru his manner of witness to the church at Corinth. How/When is a Christian’s power source confirmed/demonstrated? 6 demonstrations of one’s power source.
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 826
Steve Shepherd avatar
Shared by: Steve Shepherd on May, 2014
Summary: Aspects of true wisdom; where it comes from and what it does. 1- True wisdom comes from God 2- True wisdom gives discernment 3- True wisdom saves from wickedness
based on 55 ratings
Scripture: Proverbs 2:1-11
Views: 14,492
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Shared by: John McCormack on May, 2014
W Pat Cunningham avatar
Discerning a Turning Point in History
Shared by: W Pat Cunningham on Dec, 2014
Summary: Christians must discern whether changes in the culture are actually movements of the Spirit, or not.
Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25
Denomination: Catholic
Views: 605
Mark A. Barber avatar
Will the Real Holy Spirit Please Stand Up?
Shared by: Mark A. Barber on Aug, 2013
Summary: It is a terrible mistake to separate the Work of the Holy Spirit from the Person and work of Jesus Christ as revealed in Scripture
Dennis Davidson avatar
Shared by: Dennis Davidson on Oct, 2013
Summary: God does what is good, because God is good. Our Good God acts in accordance with His Word. Therefore God's Word is good and as we learn here, His word is good for us
Series: Psalm 119
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 119:65-72
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,111
Fred Mueller avatar
Gallons of Fine Wine
Shared by: Fred Mueller on Feb, 2013
Summary: A sermon on the water to wine miracle in Cana. Listening to Mary's instructions to the wait staff at the wedding. A challenge to faithful discipleship.
Scripture: John 2:1-11
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 1,072
James Snyder avatar
What in our world is God doing?
Shared by: James Snyder on Feb, 2013
Summary: How God has worked is how He is working and how He will work. To understand this is to begin to weed out of our life the merely good and concentrate on what God has for us.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 2:1-20
Views: 638
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Grace at Work 15 - Pastor Teacher2
Shared by: Dan Cormie on Feb, 2013
Summary: Ministry Gifts - Pastor Teacher The What - The pastor, elder, is to shepherd God’s flock; an underling of the Chief Shepherd. The How - The shepherding God’s flock is accomplished by the teaching of God’s Word.
Series: Ephesians
Scripture: Ephesians 4:1-13
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 252
James May avatar
When the Good News Isn't Good News
Shared by: James May on Feb, 2013
Summary: Ahab and Jehoshaphat sat and listened to the good news from Ahab's prophets, but their good news was bad news because it came from deceitful lips. Let us have the Spirit of discernment to know the will of God in all things and not fail to uphold the trut
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 3,869
Jeff van Wyk avatar
Responding To The Prophetic
Shared by: Jeff van Wyk on Mar, 2013
Summary: Understanding the prophetic anointing
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Wicked counselors!
Shared by: bala samson on Mar, 2013
Summary: It certainly tickles our ears when we hear a prophecy or a word of knowledge; nevertheless, watch out! Check out/verify everything with His Word!
Scripture: Ezekiel 11:2
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 403
Ajai Prakash avatar
Discerning the spirits
Shared by: Ajai Prakash on Nov, 2012
Summary: Never swallow someone’s line just because he uses terms of the Christian faith. False teachers are popular with the world because they tell people what they want to hear. Here John warns the Christians who faithfully teach God’s Word will not win any popu
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: 1 John 4:1-6
Views: 1,125
Paul Barreca avatar
Let God be Judge
Shared by: Paul Barreca on Jul, 2014
Summary: One of the characteristics of a worldly minded Christian is a judgmental spirit. This sermon draws a distinction between speaking the truth about sin, and lifting ourselves up as the judge over other people's behavior.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: James 4:11-12
Views: 1,884
Larry Turner avatar
The Skill of Living
Shared by: Larry Turner on Jul, 2014
Summary: In the Old Testament one of the meanings for wisdom was skill. This sermon begins a trec on learning the skills for proper living.
Pat Damiani avatar
Christian Trash Talk
Shared by: Pat Damiani on Aug, 2014
Summary: James describes the difference between unrighteous condemnation and righteous discernment.
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Wisdom - A Gift From God. Part 1
Shared by: Paddick Van Zyl on Sep, 2014
Summary: What is wisdom? How de we gain wisdom and how do we apply it?
Series: Wisdom
Scripture: Proverbs 4:7
Denomination: Charismatic
Views: 443
Ralph Andrus avatar
The Shack - A Study In Discernment
Shared by: Ralph Andrus on Mar, 2009
Summary: ❶ Shack’s Endorsements ❷ Heresies In The Shack ❸ What’s Not in The Shack ❹ A Few Steps For Discerning Heresy
based on 13 ratings
Scripture: Romans 1:20-28
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,057
Paul Decker avatar
Just Win, Baby!
Shared by: Paul Decker on Jul, 2008
Summary: Purposefully keep pressing toward the goal.
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,654
Ken McKinley avatar
What Big Teeth You Have
Shared by: Ken McKinley on Jul, 2008
Summary: expounding on the Lord’s warning to beware of false prophets
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 7:15-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 558
Kevin Ruffcorn avatar
The Gift of Time
Shared by: Kevin Ruffcorn on Aug, 2009
Summary: Time is a precious gift from God and God invites us to use this gift wisely and with thanksgiving
Series: Pentcost
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Ephesians 5:15-20
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,153