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Jerry Shirley avatar
Down But Not Out
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Feb, 2010
Summary: There was hand-to-hand combat in the corners, but he still could turn to God. When you can't look this way or that you can always look up! Link inc. to formatted text, audio, PowerPoint.
based on 74 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 17,923
Charles Jones avatar
Things We Lost In The Fire
Shared by: Charles Jones on Nov, 2010
Summary: This Sermon was composed after I watched the movie Things We Lost In The Fire I also share my personal notes on the movie.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Job 1:1-22
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,224
Christopher Martin avatar
The Need for Repentance and Forgiveness
Shared by: Christopher Martin on Apr, 2010
Summary: A sermon for the Third Sunday in Lent preached 3/7/2010 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Big Cove Tannery, St. Paul Lutheran Church, McConnellsburg, and Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, Little Cove. It talks about Jesus' response to tragedy and suffering in our w
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Luke 13:1-9
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 3,450
Randy Bataanon avatar
Shared by: Randy Bataanon on May, 2010
Summary: When tragedy struck the saints, it is to prove that we are standing on solid ground. Let us see the seven lessons to reverse tragedy into victory.
based on 146 ratings
Scripture: 2 Kings 4:1-7
Views: 6,863
Jerry Flury avatar
Whose Fault Is It?
Shared by: Jerry Flury on Jan, 2010
Summary: Catastrophes happen. As Christians, we need to be careful when assessing the cause of tragedy. It is natural to ask, “Who or what is to blame when tragedy or disaster strikes?” Let us examine this issue.
based on 11 ratings
Scripture: John 9:1-3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 3,249
Timothy Brown avatar
A Bad Situation
Shared by: Timothy Brown on Jan, 2010
Summary: This is a sermon of encouragement in light of the tragedy in Haiti.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 40:1-3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,216
Jeff Strite avatar
Free Refills of His Goodness
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Aug, 2010
Summary: Mary & Martha said that Lazarus was the one whom Jesus loved. But how could Jesus treat a friend like He did? Why would He callously stay away while this close friend died... and He could have prevented it?
Series: Free Refills
Shawn Rose avatar
Cry Unto the Lord
Shared by: Shawn Rose on Aug, 2010
Summary: A funeral sermon, for someone that has died unexpectedly and was unsaved.
based on 17 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 120:1
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 14,001
Jason Zahn avatar
Great Sermon, Pastor!
Shared by: Jason Zahn on Sep, 2001
Summary: God describes the two key elements that comprise a great sermon in His eyes
based on 25 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,907
David  Yarbrough avatar
“What Would Jesus Say About Those Who Died In the Attack On America?”
Shared by: David Yarbrough on Sep, 2001
Summary: In this text we find what Jesus would say in light of the terrorist attack on America.
based on 119 ratings
Scripture: Luke 13:1-5
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,760
David Rigg avatar
It Is Well With My Soul
Shared by: David Rigg on Nov, 2007
Summary: The story of Horacio Spafford from his daughter’s book tells the true story of his life. The sermon helps us deal with the struggles we face in life.
based on 58 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 46:1-11
Views: 54,492
Gene Haraldsen avatar
What To Do When A Crisis Comes
Shared by: Gene Haraldsen on Nov, 2009
Summary: How we respond to the crises of life is crucial to spiritual health and effectiveness.
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 30:1-28
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 3,862
Thomas Swope avatar
History Class Part 1
Shared by: Thomas Swope on Feb, 2010
Summary: A study of the book of Ezekiel chapter 20 verses 1 thrugh 26
Series: Ezekiel
Scripture: Ezekiel 20:1-26
Denomination: Calvary Chapel
Views: 2,870
Chad Garrison avatar
Waiting Room: "Find Rest"
Shared by: Chad Garrison on Jun, 2010
Summary: Part Two from a series of messages titled “The Waiting Room”: discovering what God reveals to us in these moments of waiting.
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 131:1-3
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 4,543
Sidney Sumida avatar
Living Above Our Storms: Part 2 - Disaster Readiness: Are We Prepared?
Shared by: Sidney Sumida on Sep, 2009
Summary: Learning key spiritual principles that will protect us against and preserve us in the storms of life.
based on 44 ratings
Scripture: Luke 6:46-49
Denomination: Charismatic
Views: 5,525
Mike Fogerson avatar
D:Day Disaster
Shared by: Mike Fogerson on Jul, 2013
Summary: Those of us of a certain age remember when the threat of a nuclear bomb was an ever present, very real fear. Today, our fears of disasters come in all kinds of wrappers.
Scripture: Psalms 88:1-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 658
Dave McFadden avatar
“From Tragedy to Triumph”
Shared by: Dave McFadden on Aug, 2013
Summary: David is led by God from tragedy to triumph.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 30:1-31
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 3,838
Paul Clemente avatar
Allowing Darkness In?
Shared by: Paul Clemente on Jul, 2012
Summary: Do we focus on godly things or do we allow darkness to creep into our lives?
Scripture: Luke 11:33-36
Denomination: Evangelical Free
Views: 1,896
Lee Strobel avatar
Why Does God Allow Tragedy and Suffering?
Shared by: Lee Strobel on Jul, 2012
Summary: Lee Strobel presents a message to a Colorado church shortly after the movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colorado.
based on 116 ratings
Scripture: John 16:33
Denomination: *other
Views: 41,569
Jerry Shirley avatar
Where Was God? [Sandy Hook School Shooting]
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Dec, 2012
Summary: Link inc. to formatted text, audio, PowerPoint template.
based on 117 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 46:1
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 22,639
David Simpson avatar
The Tragedy of the Innocents
Shared by: David Simpson on Dec, 2012
Summary: A message in response to the tragedy of the school shooting in Connecticut and its relation to the killing of the innocent children of Bethlehem by Herod after the birth of Jesus.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 2:13-18
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 517
Jim Butcher avatar
The Part Of The Christmas Story That Speaks To Sandy Hook Tragedy
Shared by: Jim Butcher on Dec, 2012
Summary: A look at the slaughter of the innocents story in light of the recent tragedy in Conn.
Scripture: Matthew 2:13-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,610
Curry Pikkaart avatar
How Can You Say That God Is Good?
Shared by: Curry Pikkaart on Dec, 2012
Summary: Reflections on the massacre at Sandy Hook, Newtown Connecticut
Martin Wiles avatar
Answering Why
Shared by: Martin Wiles on Jan, 2013
Summary: In tragic times, we are tempted to ask why. The question itself is not wrong-after all Jesus asked it of his Father while on the cross, but it may not be the most appropriate question or lead to the best end.
Scripture: Hebrews 13:5-6
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 536
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Sep, 2002
Summary: How do we live life in a nation that is at war with terrorism? What do the scriptures teach about living in times of tragedy & uncertainty? (PowerPoint available - #242)
based on 159 ratings
Views: 8,831
Douglas McCulley avatar
Funeral Service for Heather
Shared by: Douglas McCulley on Nov, 2005
Summary: Funeral Sermon for a 3 year-old-girl who had died very tragically
based on 46 ratings
Scripture: Revelation 21:4
Views: 11,804
Jeff Strite avatar
God, why do you allow suffering?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Jul, 2006
Summary: How can a just God permit suffering in our lives?
based on 65 ratings
Views: 14,255
Jerry Shirley avatar
Gone With The Wind
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Aug, 2005
Summary: God uses a surge of problems sometimes to DIRECT us, to INSPECT us, to CORRECT us, to CONNECT US, to PROTECT US, to PERFECT us, & to PROJECT us. Link included to free PowerPoint Presentation and formatted text version.
based on 953 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 83,406
Jerry Shirley avatar
The Storm Before the Calm
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Aug, 2006
Summary: [Hurricane Katrina--1 year later.] Jesus and His disciples are on a stormy sea, and we can learn much about our voyage thru life by way of this passage. Link included to formatted MS Word text and PowerPoint Presentation.
based on 193 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 8:23-27
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 25,408
Daniel Habben avatar
Misfortune Is God’s Megaphone
Shared by: Daniel Habben on Mar, 2013
Summary: Misfortune Amiplifies God's Call to Repent 1) Individually; 2) Immediately
Scripture: Luke 13:1-9
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 691