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Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Dec, 2000
Summary: Finishing the race is critically important to all of us who would be followers of Jesus. And Hebrews 12:1-3 contains at least 3 pieces of advice that will help each of us faithfully run the race that is before us. (Powerpoint Available - #185)
based on 1518 ratings
Views: 183,315
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Putting Faith into Motion
Shared by: Nathan Johnson on Feb, 2009
Summary: This life is a race and faith will be our strength that helps us finish strong. But we have to put into practice the three vital components that will us win that race.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-2
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,168
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Finish The Race/ The Saints Are Cheering Us On
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Aug, 2010
Summary: My greatest cheerleader of all over the years, my mother who while dying from Leukemia would call and ask how she could pray for me. Who I held in my arms and while I sang Jesus name above all names she took her final breath. She to is cheering me on.
based on 144 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 66,496
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Road Rules - Pt. 1 - Indian Running
Shared by: Steve Ely on Aug, 2010
Summary: On your mark, get set, GO . . . We are all running. Life is a race. To run well, you must run smart.
Series: Road Rules
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-13
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 755
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Waiting for Full Joy
Shared by: Joseph Smith on Mar, 2010
Summary: Delivered 1989, on the 25th anniversary of the reception of the church's first black member. We wait for full joy and unity, which come from embracing all people and from being the agents of redemption for all needs.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 17:6-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 461
Jeff Strite avatar
Strength Training
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Mar, 2010
Summary: How could my weakness be a good thing? Why would this truth be necessary for me to understand God’s will for my life?
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Down To Racing Weight
Shared by: Joseph Smith on Apr, 2010
Summary: Delivered March 1986. To run this race of life and faith, you need worthy role models, you need to rid yourself of destructive habits, and you need the pacesetter, Christ.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 11:39-12:3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 479
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Race for the Prize
Shared by: Ajai Prakash on Apr, 2010
Summary: Winning a race requires purpose and discipline. As Christians, we are running toward our heavenly reward. Don’t merely observe from the grandstand; don’t just turn out to jog a couple of laps each morning. Train diligently – your spiritual progress depend
based on 3 ratings
Views: 1,194
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Consider Him
Shared by: John D Jones on May, 2010
Summary: In Christ Jesus we have both the exemplar and the enabler! Greater is He that is in you than he that is in the world! When we Consider Him, we run the race, we relinquish the weights, and we finish the race to receive the prize.
based on 11 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-4
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,778
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Living the Gospel: Black and White
Shared by: Joseph Smith on Nov, 2010
Summary: We are prone to reduce tensions by choosing not to live in diversity. But the Gospel calls us to embrace diversity and yet to recognize that all sin, all are worthy, all need the Gospel. Our issue is our own insecurity, which Christ’s death can address.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Galatians 3:21-28
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,440
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Finishing Strong
Shared by: Christian Cheong on Nov, 2010
Summary: We are called to finish the race, and it takes endurance. We need to be (1) prepared for the struggles that will come, and (2) focus our attention on Jesus. Ministry flows out of a love relationship with Christ. Our vision of Him will enable us to fini
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 16,892
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Shared by: Rodelio Mallari on Dec, 2010
Summary: Writing the Corinthian believers who lived just 10 miles from the famous Isthmian Games, Paul challenged them not merely to join the race of faith but to be serious about it and run to win. God wants winning believers! In our present sports-crazed world,
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: *other
Views: 3,013
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Shared by: Rodelio Mallari on Dec, 2010
Summary: The Christian life is often compared to everyday things, events, or practices. For example, Paul compared it to: Warfare (II Tim. 2:3); Boxing (I Cor. 9:26); Farming (II Tim. 2:6); Building (I Cor. 3:10); and Running (Heb. 12:1). In our text today, we wil
based on 22 ratings
Denomination: *other
Views: 19,444
Daniel Haas avatar
Peace with God
Shared by: Daniel Haas on Jan, 2011
Summary: If you want to learn how to run you look at someone doing 100 meters in under 10 seconds.
Scripture: Romans 5:1-5
Denomination: Congregational
Views: 637
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Preparing to RUN
Shared by: Robert Harmon on Jan, 2011
Summary: A person don't just decide the day before a Marathon to run! They have to train, keep their focus, and not look back. The Christian has to have the same desire to train and RUN!
based on 2 ratings
Views: 555
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Rise Again...and Run!
Shared by: Johnny Knight on Jan, 2010
Summary: The race you and I are in, the course we are running, is not a sprint! Its a marathon! And, in running the marathon, your goal is to finish the race, not fall out by the wayside before you cross the finish line.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Philippians 3:13-14
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 581
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Driver's Start Your Engines
Shared by: Greg Carr on Feb, 2010
Summary: A sermon that uses a NASCAR theme so we can all run the race.
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,583
Anthony Craver avatar
Funeral-Paul's Farewell Message
Shared by: Anthony Craver on May, 2006
Summary: In this text, Paul gives us great insight into death as well as great comfort for grieving families.
based on 63 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 13,160
John Phillips Jr avatar
The Amazing Race
Shared by: John Phillips Jr on Jun, 2005
Summary: Running the race of life as a Christian.
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-4
Views: 2,606
Jerry Shirley avatar
More Than Others
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Mar, 2005
Summary: 3 Types of Christians: The SPECTATOR is just there to observe; the ANTICIPATOR is expecting real blessings but not doing anything; the PARTICIPATOR is busy doing the work. Free PowerPoint Template at website.
based on 130 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 5:46-47
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 6,765
Jeff Strite avatar
The Winning Circle Of His Love - A Nascar Sermon
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Mar, 2007
Summary: Nascar has one of the loyalist fan bases in the US and it is the only major US sport that opens its ceremonies with prayer. See how Colossians 1 applies to the "race for Christ."
based on 65 ratings
Scripture: Colossians 1:12-23
Views: 4,996
Justin Ford avatar
Running The Race
Shared by: Justin Ford on Jun, 2007
Summary: Comparing the pursuit of a love relationship with Jesus and the race of ultimate importance
based on 17 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 10,022
Daniel Haas avatar
Let's talk about race
Shared by: Daniel Haas on May, 2008
Summary: When as a Church talking about race, who are we? Are we a white church talking about the people of color who are not us? Are we afraid of "Made in China" taking our jobs?
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Genesis 1:1-2:4
Denomination: Congregational
Views: 545
Mike Wilkins avatar
Running the Race
Shared by: Mike Wilkins on May, 2008
Summary: To run the race and win the prize, we must get rid of all the distractions
Series: Philippians
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 3:10-21
Denomination: *other
Views: 510
Carl Allen avatar
Run for Your Life
Shared by: Carl Allen on Jun, 2008
Summary: As we continue in our study of Hebrews, we continue to look at the importance of faith in the Christian life as we run the race of life.
Series: Hebrews
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 510
Joseph Smith avatar
Two Peoples, One Nation
Shared by: Joseph Smith on Jul, 2009
Summary: Blacks and whites must develop together and learn from one another; we will also be judged together. Together we must work on issues of justice and righteousness.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hosea 11:12-12:2
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,302
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Living on Purpose
Shared by: Randy Trotter on Jul, 2009
Summary: I got this idea from a sermon I saw on SermonCentral. Very few fulfill the purpose of God in their lives so they never fully know the fulness of life God has for them.
based on 25 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 1:21
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 3,313
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Funeral Service
Shared by: Jimmy Haile on Sep, 2009
Summary: A message I have used for funerals
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: 2 Timothy 4:6-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,660
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Running the race by looking at Jesus
Shared by: Warner Pidgeon on Apr, 2009
Summary: This short talk given at a Communion service during Holy Week asks three questions: What must we reject, how must we run and where must we look?
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-3
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 870
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got purpose?
Shared by: Russell Brownworth on Feb, 2009
Summary: Running to win only makes sense if you’re chasing the right prize
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 494