Matthew 6 - NIV
But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
The Great Pretenders
Summary: "The Great Pretenders" sermon is part of the Sermon on the Mount series talking about the hypocrisy of the Pharisees and how they were acting out the part in their giving of alms, prayer and fasting.
An Audience of One
Summary: True worship is all about God, not about us. How important it is that we serve God and communicate with Him in a way that takes the focus off of us and puts it on Him!
Summary: We need to be made holy by cutting ourselves off from the world, and relying on our life in Christ to give us strength. If we don’t, we will rot and die.
THE POWER OF THE SECRET CLOSET
Summary: What is the “Secret Closet?” It's the Habit of shutting yourself in God, Seeking God, calling on Him, and Intimacy with God.
Prayer is transfiguring, refreshing, and can alter the future.
Summary: A message on praise and positioning ourselves for God to deliver us from our enemies.
Summary: The Where questions of Prayer
All the World's a Stage
Summary: The deed is done before the all-seeing God. His approval is reward enough in itself.
Go Into Your Room, Close The Door And Pray
Summary: God is calling his people to be persistent in prayer. God is calling his people to be changed, to be transformed through prayer. God is calling to those who truly enjoy and who truly yearn to spend time with Him.
Summary: Father who sees in you in secret! Do these words not create a flutter and excitement in your heart? Tell me.
i-Pray: Building a House of Prayer
Summary: One of the most important things that we can do as Christians is to learn to pray. We need to trust in our Heavenly Father who is good, and loves to give good gifts to His children. There is power in prayer!
Tooting Your Own Horn
Summary: We must shy away from the “Attention Getting Disorder” and give glory to God!
Somebody Stop the World. I Want to Get Off!
Summary: An effort to helpl my audience have a greater peace concerning family stress and crises and to begin building real spiritual resources that will help them cope with them in their home
Prayer Keys - Privacy
Summary: This is the first time Jesus taught his first disciples about prayer. His first lesson was, “Spend time alone with the Father in prayer.” If we don’t follow his first lesson, we are not following the example or the command of Christ.
Best Father Ever!
Summary: Our Heavenly Father:
1. has the best head (vs. 6-8).
2. has the best heart (vs. 6&9-10).
3. has the best home (vs. 9&13).
4. gives the best help (vs. 11-13).
Purpose For A New Year
Summary: Instead of making resolutions that you will never keep, purpose to serve the Lord!
Alone with God
Summary: God wants us to learn how to pray. To get alone in the secret place until we’re not alone anymore. To learn how to hear His voice, and enjoy fellowship with Him.
Yours Is The Glory
Summary: Our central calling is to proclaim, declare, and celebrate the glory of God.
Our Daily Bread
Summary: God is calling us to live in the present with our eyes fixed on Him.
Your Kingdom Come
Summary: Exposition and application of the Lord's Prayer. Your kingdom come in me and in the future!
Hallowed Be Thy Name
Summary: God is holy and our unified Christian life is rooted in the unity of His holiness and perfect love.
Summary: We have an intimate connection to God when we pray "Our Father."