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Losing Your First Love
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Jan, 2001
Summary: Jesus said, "This I have against you. You have forsaken your first love."
based on 697 ratings
Views: 42,506
Michael McCartney avatar
Know if your drifting - if so - return to your first love!
Shared by: Michael McCartney on Oct, 2011
Summary: The church is being called on by the Holy Spirit to return to its first love! That first love is the Lord Jesus and it requires a change of direction on our part as Christians need to return to Him. Put Him in 1st place in their busy lives.
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The Soul of the Black Church
Shared by: Nathan Robertson, Jr. on Sep, 2003
Summary: This is a Black History Sermon based on the 2003 National Theme The Soul of Black Folks, celebrating the Anniversary of WEB DuBois book by the same title.
based on 118 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 29,739
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Ephesus: Beware Diligence without Devotion
Shared by: Bruce Rzengota on Dec, 2009
Summary: To the Angel of the Church in Ephesus write: Beware Diligence without Devotion
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Shared by: Graham Kettle on Dec, 2010
Summary: No matter how hard or diligently we work for the Lord, ultimately if our heart strays from that first love, we are in danger. Yet He is faithful and is our rescuer.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 2,645
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The Church Under Pressure - Symrna
Shared by: Graham Kettle on Dec, 2010
Summary: Afflicated and poor yet incredibly rich. The church would do well to look at what God calls rich and not hold to the world's opinion of riches. Even in the face of persecution, these Believers hold steadfast.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Revelation 2:8-11
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 2,391
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Shared by: Randy Bataanon on Oct, 2010
Summary: A young lady is uncomfortable about her spiritual life. She believes in God, belong to Christian church, attends church’s weekly service, gives offering and yet she still feel emptiness and confusion. She may not be alone...
based on 227 ratings
Scripture: Acts 20:7-12
Views: 16,641
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So How's Your Love Life?
Shared by: Randy Trotter on Sep, 2009
Summary: So “HOW’S YOUR LOVE LIFE, YOUR INTIMACY WITH JESUS?” If you’re not "Close & Intimate" with Jesus, you’ll not be "Close & Intimate" with God!
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-4
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 1,223
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You've Got Mail: Ephesus
Shared by: Scott Bayles on Oct, 2009
Summary: The first in a series of seven. This is an expository, alliterated sermon with practical application based on the letter to Ephesus in Revelation. PowerPoint is avialable if you e-mail me.
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Apocalipsis 2: La Iglesia de Efeso
Shared by: Stephen Boldin on May, 2011
Summary: La iglesia de Efeso
based on 15 ratings
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 13,582
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The Problem of Spiritual Chill
Shared by: David DeWitt on Sep, 2009
Summary: Christians have the ability of losing their passion and desire for serving Christ
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7
Denomination: Wesleyan
Views: 803
Daren Mitchell avatar
Marriage and the Jesus Follower - choosing faithfulness over happiness
Shared by: Daren Mitchell on Jul, 2013
Summary: The reality is that every follower of Jesus has a mission. I hope and pray you are seeking faithfulness over happiness. I pray you know that the power of what you seek is found in the person of the Resurrected Jesus.
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Is It Enough Just To Love God
Shared by: Clay Gentry on Aug, 2013
Summary: Is it enough just to love God? By that we mean, it is enough to be well pleasing to God to simply love Him? Some Christians would say yes, others no, but what does God's word say? That is the focus of this lesson.
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Let God Be First
Shared by: Greg Carr on Aug, 2013
Summary: Let God be First Instead of Pushing Him Out of the Picture is a pretty bold statement. It implies that people are actually doing that, pushing God out of their lives.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 6:33
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 2,622
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Unto the Church in Ephesus, Write
Shared by: Mark A. Barber on Sep, 2013
Summary: Ephesus is one of the churches that got things half right, yet entirely wrong. The church must have doctrinal purity, but not at the expense of love.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-7
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 1,450
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The Flash Point
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Dec, 2013
Summary: There is a point when a fire will reach a temperature withing a structure where it will hit the "Flash Point". A point where every thing that can burn, will burn. Beloved, is your Spiritual life at the "Flash Point?
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Love Rekindled
Shared by: Mark Opperman on Jan, 2014
Summary: As we read the mail to the church of Ephesus, we can learn truth about Jesus, about churches, and about ourselves.
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Shared by: Dewayne Bolton on Jun, 2012
Summary: Often people become so involved in good and ligitimate things that they allow themselve to be pulled away for what is really their first love. It is intended to help us be careful lest we like the Ephesian church leave our first love thus loose it.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Revelation 2:1-5
Denomination: Holiness
Views: 2,559
Perry Greene avatar
Happy New You!
Shared by: Perry Greene on Jan, 2013
Summary: The changes we want to make to improve our lives come from our relationship with God through his Son, not the year in which we are living. However, as we begin a new year we often think of the changes we need to make.
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Remember When?
Shared by: Allen James on Sep, 2011
Summary: Part 1 of 7 in our summer series exploring the letters to the 7 churches in Revelation 2-3. This message takes a deeper look at the testimony of the church at Ephesus.
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The Floating Axe head
Shared by: K. Edward Skidmore on Dec, 2014
Summary: This story from 2 Kings 6:1-7 is an Old Testament illustration pared with a New Testament admonition from Revelation 2:4-5 about losing your first love. If you lose your cutting edge, how can you get it back?
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 2 Kings 6:1-7
Views: 2,290
John Gaston avatar
Shared by: John Gaston on Aug, 2014
Summary: This is a look at the life of Asa, seeing how he started his walk with God fired up, but ended fizzled out. It's a good warning to us to maintain our first-love for Christ.
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 12,553
John Gaston avatar
The Greatest Love Story
Shared by: John Gaston on Aug, 2015
Summary: We look at Hosea & Gomer, their typology representing God and believers who forsake Him, the importance of marital love, and a recommitment to love each other faithfully.
Scripture: Hosea 1:2-3:5
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 463
Chris Jordan avatar
It's a Love Story #1: First Love
Shared by: Chris Jordan on Nov, 2013
Summary: The Song of Solomon is a picture of a beautiful relationship between a husband and a wife, and it is also an allegory for our loving relationship with Jesus our Saviour.
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 919
Chris Jordan avatar
It's a Love Story #2: Awakening Love
Shared by: Chris Jordan on Nov, 2013
Summary: When we become comfortable and complacent in our relationship with Jesus, we need to stir up our passion to seek after Him anew.
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 749
Alfred Beck avatar
Dear Forgetful
Shared by: Alfred Beck on Sep, 2015
Summary: Letter to the Church at Ephesus
David Rigg avatar
Shared by: David Rigg on Sep, 2015
Summary: Why is church attendance slipping? This sermon answers that question!
Chris Beam avatar
Shared by: Chris Beam on Oct, 2015
Summary: Jesus' letter to the church at Ephesus
Manny Salva Cruz avatar
The Bright and Dark Side of Man
Shared by: Manny Salva Cruz on Jul, 2016
Summary: The Bible says that in the heart of every Christian, there is a nature that points to the bright side and another on the dark side of man. Our goal is that we will not just focus on our strength of character but also improve our weaknesses.
Series: 1 Samuel
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Why Are You Mute?
Shared by: Dr. Ronald Shultz on Aug, 2016
Summary: If a man could not keep quiet when Jesus told Him not to speak, why are you not speaking?
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Mark 1:40-45
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 656