Contributors
  • Charles Hines

    Contributing sermons since May 13, 2007
Charles 's church

Church of the Living God Ministries
Memphis Tennessee , 38108

About Charles
  • Education: Doctorate of Art: Theology (Th.D), Suma Cum Laude, 4.0 G.P.A. Andersonville Baptist Seminary, Camilla, GA, April 1999 Masters of Art: Theology (Th.M), Suma Cum Laude, 4.0 G.P .A. Andersonville Baptist Seminary, Camilla, GA, April 1999 Bachelor of Science: College of Engineering, Industrial Technology Manufacturing Engineering Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, August 1994 Associates of Science: Mathematics, Science, Computer Science, Graduated Suma Cum Laude, 3.85 G.P.A. Stat
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: Series titled: It’s the little foxes that destroy the vine. Series titled: Beware the weeds, it’s time to clear the clutter.
  • One of my favorite illustrations: My favorite illustration is in the 23rd Psalms when its says "Surely Goodness and mercy shall follow me." When I hear that I envision two angels. One named goodness and one named mercy, literally following me wherever I go. I like that comfort and assurance.
  • Family: Eldest of 4 children, raised in a small town called Peoria, IL. My mother is an ordained evangelist, and my father is a deacon. I am married to a beautiful woman named Lisa. I have two sons, Chris and Joe, and one stepson, Micheal.
  • What my parents think of my sermons: They are my biggest fans and critics. That’s why I love them, they are honest.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Be true to God and to yourself. Always keep Psalms 51:10 in heart, and don’t make people glad to see you get up, and glad to see you sit down. Keep it simple and short.
  • Books that have had an impact: Psalms 51
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: God is good all the time, and All the time God is Good!
  • What I want on my tombstone: He Loved the Lord!
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  • "It Is Not Good For Man To Be Alone."

    Contributed on Dec 2, 2008
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    The acronym HALT means Hungry, Angry, Lonely, and Tired, today we will look at Loneliness.

    It is not Good that Man should be Alone! (H.A.L.T.) The dangers of Loneliness Romans 11:1-3 1I say then, Hath God cast away his people? God forbid. For I also am an Israelite, of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin. 2God hath not cast away his people which he foreknew. Wot ye not ...read more

  • It's Your Economy That's The Problem

    Contributed on Nov 16, 2008
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    What is God’s Economy plan for our lives

    It’s Your Economy that is the Problem. “It’s the Economy, Stupid!” This buzz phrase become very popular during the first President Bush’s administration, and could easily be used today. Today let’s take a look at God’s spiritual economic plan for His people. Let’s start with something we ...read more

  • Lord Send The Rain - Part 4

    Contributed on Dec 29, 2007
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    When God allows rain to come in our lives, it is always for a reason, a season, for growth, and to prduce fruit.

    Lord send the Rain - Part 4 Deuteronomy 11:13-17 Another point that we must not ignore is the phrase found in Genesis 1:12, which says, “ whose seed was in itself, after his kind.” When God called the fruit bearing trees forth, one important thing that He did was to put the seed in the tree ...read more

  • Lord Send The Rain - Part 3

    Contributed on Dec 29, 2007
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    When God allows Rain in our lives, it is always for a reason, a season, and for growth.

    Lord send the Rain! Deuteronomy 11:13-17 As Christians we expect to have trials and tribulations, to go through periods of suffering, and have our faith put on trial. But we also know that God will bring us through it. As the cliché goes, if He brings you to it, then He will bring you through ...read more

  • Lord Send The Rain - Part 2

    Contributed on Dec 29, 2007
    based on 11 ratings
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    When God sends rain in our lives, it is always for a reason and a season.

    Lord send the Rain! First, God will give us the rain of our land in the due season, or the right season. Rain was a precious gift in region of Judea. This was a region that really only had two rainy seasons. It was important that the rain came during the right seasons for good and healthy ...read more

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  • I Love The 23rd Psalms Where It Says "Surely ...

    Contributed on Jun 12, 2007
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    I love the 23rd Psalms where it says "Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me. all the days of my life." I imagine two angels, one named goodness and one named mercy, and everywhere I go they follow me, and protect me. I had the chance to experience this first hand. I was travelling to ...read more