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John Kapteyn avatar
Gluttony - A Deadly Sin
Shared by: John Kapteyn on Oct, 2000
Summary: none
based on 98 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 4,950
Kurt Heisey avatar
Breaking Bondages
Shared by: Kurt Heisey on May, 2002
Summary: For bondages to be broken we must deal with sin: that we have committed and that which has been committed against us, then we can be free.
based on 51 ratings
Views: 4,305
Jeff Strite avatar
The Prayer That God Answers
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Aug, 2001
Summary: On the face of it, the Prayer of Jabez would appear to be the kind of petition God wouldn’t answer - too selfish.
based on 77 ratings
Scripture: 1 Chronicles 4:9-10
Views: 5,225
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Jul, 2002
Summary: If it hadn’t been for his stubbornness we might never have known what this older brother really was. So let’s look at him, & then look at ourselves. "What kind of person am I?" (PowerPoints Available - #289)
based on 205 ratings
Views: 32,952
Mark Eberly avatar
Shared by: Mark Eberly on Jun, 2008
Summary: The last of the seven deadly sins: envy. Greed and lust are forms of envy but focused on specific areas: sex and money. Envy is basically coveting, which is wanting something that isn’t yours. One of the “Big Ten” commandments was an instruction by God no
Series: SE7EN
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Kings 21:1-29
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 614
Peter Loughman avatar
All About Me
Shared by: Peter Loughman on Aug, 2009
Summary: When I give my life over to Jesus, it is not about me anymore, it is about Jesus Christ. Every event, every problem, every victory are about Jesus Christ. Simon is the personification of the person who does not understand this concept.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Acts 8:1-25
Views: 2,457
Michael McCartney avatar
"Be United not Divided" 1 Cor. pt 1
Shared by: Michael McCartney on May, 2008
Summary: We need to united in Christ not divided in Christ! The church was formed by Christ to serve one another and not to focus on ourselves. The church is not about me but about the message of Jesus and about service to the Kingdom of God!
based on 3 ratings
Views: 2,058
Bradley  Kellum avatar
Shared by: Bradley Kellum on Sep, 2009
Summary: What’s your church’s biggest problem? Can you name it? Paul names it in Philippians 2:19-23
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 2:19-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,049
Gregory Thomas avatar
Co-dependent Upon Undependable people
Shared by: Gregory Thomas on Dec, 2009
Summary: The text indicates that all of these people we all of these different issues were at the mercy house and had not the desire to help a fellow bretheren out. It is my position, that many of our ministries are a clear representation of this particular incide
Scripture: John 5:1-8
Views: 1,116
Robert Fa'atoia Collins avatar
The Incredible Samsom
Shared by: Robert Fa'atoia Collins on May, 2010
Summary: When God gives you a gift, be sure to use it for His course instead of selfishness
Series: Faithfulness
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Judges 13:1-16:31
Denomination: Seventh-Day Adventist
Views: 1,008
Jeffery Anselmi avatar
A Picture of Selfishness- The Younger Son
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Jun, 2010
Summary: From the younger son we will see the issues that follow those who chose to live a selfish life.
Series: Prodigal God
Thomas Bowen avatar
Be My Valentine
Shared by: Thomas Bowen on Jul, 2010
Summary: Love -
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 3:16
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 583
Jeff Strite avatar
We Don’t Deserve - And So We Serve
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Sep, 2010
Summary: Sunday Morning Church is only a pre-game warmup for "real worship". Find out what real worship is all about and why it’s important we not think about it the same way the world does.
Jeff Strite avatar
Love Me Nots
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Feb, 2011
Summary: When we were children, many of used to pick a flower and then pluck its petals saying "She loves me, she loves me not." Some of the petals were "love me" petals, and the rest were "love me nots". What "love me nots" do we find in I Corinthians 13?
based on 65 ratings
Views: 6,051
Jeff Strite avatar
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Feb, 2010
Summary: Why wouldn’t people love their neighbors? And do I have to love myself before I can show this kind of love to others?
Jerry Blaxton avatar
#3-Jesus Came Because We Are Selfish
Shared by: Jerry Blaxton on Mar, 2010
Summary: Third in a series leading up to Easter about why Jesus came.
Scripture: Luke 15:1-32
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 805
Martin Holland avatar
A Victim of Selfish Motives
Shared by: Martin Holland on Jan, 2012
Summary: There is generally one major thing that often stands between us doing God’s will and living a life of obedience unto Him and that one thing happens to be self.
Scripture: 1 Kings 22:1-39
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 980
Jeff Strite avatar
Sold Out
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Oct, 2014
Summary: Jesus told the rich young ruler to sell everything that he had, give it to the poor and follow Him. Do I have to give away everything to follow Christ? Do I have to sell all that I have in order to please Him?
Series: Not A Fan
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The Prodigal son part two
Shared by: Anthony Zibolski on Oct, 2014
Summary: We almost always condemn the actions of the prodigal son, but what about the older son that stayed and had a fit that his father would welcome back his wayward brother. What does God have to say about that?
Scripture: Luke 15:24-32
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 719
Jeff Strite avatar
I Noah Man
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Apr, 2014
Summary: The people of that day were unbelievably wicked, but was there a chance God would have spared them? Did God want to? And what can the flood tells us about the coming judgment at the end of time when Jesus returns?
Don Schultz avatar
Shared by: Don Schultz on Jan, 2013
Summary: Joseph understood that he existed not for himself, but for others. We would do well to understand and live that truth as well.
Scripture: Genesis 45:3-15
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 583
Trae Durden avatar
From Selfishness to Selflessness
Shared by: Trae Durden on Jun, 2013
Summary: How to go from being selfish to being selfless.
Davon Huss avatar
Shared by: Davon Huss on Oct, 2013
Summary: A sermon on troublemakers in the church (Outline and material adapted from Alan Carr at: http://www.sermonnotebook.org/romans/Rom%2016_17-20.htm)
Mark Aarssen avatar
Which King is He?
Shared by: Mark Aarssen on Oct, 2012
Summary: Do I use Jesus for my own selfish opportunities? Do I find it convenient to cheer with Him one day then deny him the next? What kind of a King do I try to make of him?
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Turn From Your Selfish Ways
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Nov, 2012
Summary: I. EXORDIUM: Anyone can easily deny CHRIST, but is it also true in denying ourselves? II. AUDIENCE PROFILE: Believers III. OBJECTIVES: To show denying ourselves is to prepare us for better rewards. IV. TEXT: Luke 9:23 (New Living Tra
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 9:23
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 1,700
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False Teachers, Part 3
Shared by: T.J. Conwell on May, 2015
Summary: Peter's warning against false teachers has a specific application for us: Are we not charged with teaching others? Shouldn't our life demonstrate Christ in all we do? Are we living for ourselves or for others? It's an incredible challenge we all need!
Series: 2 Peter
Scripture: 2 Peter 2:17-22
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 387
Jeff Strite avatar
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Dec, 2015
Summary: Jeremiah declared that Jesus would be a King, a righteous branch, and our righteousness. What do those titles mean to us and what is it about Jesus that would give us comfort and joy?
Ronald Shultz avatar
Give Up My Liberty?
Shared by: Ronald Shultz on Aug, 2016
Summary: You mean it is not all about me?
Scripture: Romans 15:1-3
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 214
Troy Borst avatar
We Love to Be First
Shared by: Troy Borst on Aug, 2016
Summary: Segmented Narrative sermon which follows a selfish/self-absorbed family that illustrates that "We Love to Be First"