• Dr. Fred W. Penney

    Contributing sermons since Jan 8, 2001
Dr. Fred W.'s church

Elim Pentecostal
St.John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador A1W 2H2

About Dr. Fred W.
  • Education: Doctor of Ministry. D.Min
  • Experience: 32 years preaching
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Gardner Taylor once told me: "Words are the weapons of our warfare." Haddon Robinson once told me: "Your big idea is the arrow and the sermon purpose is the target."
  • Books that have had an impact: The Road to Character ( D Brooks)
  • Hobbies: Motorcyles, Gardening, woodworking.
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  • When Life Doesn't Make Sense

    Contributed on Aug 12, 2019

    This sermon deals with the struggle of doubt. we see the prosperity of the wicked and we wonder why they seem to be doing better than God's own children.

    Intro -- The year was 1998… …on the evening of 2 September 1998, Swissair 111 departed New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport at 8:18 p.m. Eastern Time en route to Geneva, Switzerland. On board were 215 passengers and a crew of 14. This flight was popular with United Nations officials, more

  • Gospel, Church And Culture

    Contributed on Jul 22, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    The sermon deals with the intersection of the gospel and 21st century culture

    Title: Gospel, Church and Culture (July 21, 2019) 1 Peter 4 (NIV) Therefore, since Christ suffered in his body, arm yourselves also with the same attitude, because whoever suffers in the body is done with sin. 2 As a result, they do not live the rest of their earthly lives for evil human more

  • Operation Pentecost

    Contributed on Jun 10, 2019
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    This sermon answers the question posed in Acts 2..."what does this mean"?

    Title: Pentecost – Whatever does this mean? Text: Acts 2 When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. 2 Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. 3 They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that more

  • The Highs And Lows Of Motherhood

    Contributed on May 6, 2019

    A message for Mom's on Mothers day

    “The Highs And Lows Of Motherhood” Text: Angel -- “Greetings, you are highly favoured… the Lord is with you.” (Luke 1:28) “I am the Lord’s servant…” Luke 1:38 “Mary responded, ‘I am the Lord’s servant. May everything you have said about me come true.’ And then the angel left her.” Luke 1:38 Text: more

  • "god So Loved The World...those O So Famous Words"

    Contributed on Feb 26, 2019

    read the passage in John 3... the sermon will be preached in the first person. Nicodemus will tell his story and give his testimony.

    Title: those o so famous words… John 3: 1Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a member of the Jewish ruling council. 2He came to Jesus at night and said, “Rabbi, we know you are a teacher who has come from God. For no one could perform the miraculous signs you are doing if God more

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  • Creation Or Evolution?

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2019

    An experiment was conducted... A computer was placed in a cage with six monkeys, and after one month of hammering away at the keys … the monkeys produced fifty typed pages—but not one single word. This is amazing, considering that the shortest word in English could be a one-letter word such as the more

  • Grandfather God

    Contributed on Aug 10, 2019

    What does it matter so long as they are contented? We want, in fact, not so much a Father in Heaven as a grandfather in heaven—a senile benevolence who, as they say, liked to see young people enjoying themselves, and whose plan for the universe was simply that it might be truly more

  • Where To Find Happiness

    Contributed on Aug 5, 2019

    C.S. Lewis quote: I didn't go to religion to make me happy. I always knew a bottle of port would do that. If you want religion to make you really more

  • Escape!

    Contributed on Aug 2, 2019

    In 2005, Shin Dong-hyuk, became the only person to ever escape from a "total-control zone" internment camp in North Korea and live to tell the tale. Because Shin was born in the prison, he knew no other life. In his mind, the entire world was Camp 14, and there were only two types of more

  • Sacrifice.

    Contributed on Aug 2, 2019

    The Victoria Cross is Canada's highest military honor, similar to the Medal of Honor in the United States. These medals are awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty. Of the thousands awarded to date, more citations have been bestowed for falling on grenades to save more