• George Alves

    Contributing sermons since Oct 6, 2001
George's church

Attending The Meetinghouse
Oakville, *Province/Other L6H 6E1

About George
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: Check out sermons by Bruxy Cavey at (audio and video available - just click on "Teaching" at top of home page). I have been attending The Meetinghouse for about 4 years now. I find the messages inspiring and very challenging. Home church has been a positive experience. Please note that I am not on staff or in any leadership position at this Church.
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  • You Are Amazing God!

    Contributed on Jun 6, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    How we often miss the point arguing over what isn't the main thing.

    Yesterday at church we sang Indescribably by Chris Tomlin (check out this video at ). I confess that I like this number very much, both the lyrics and the music however, something didn’t seem right. I couldn’t put my finger on more

  • Chicken Little And The Great Church Exodus From The City

    Contributed on Sep 16, 2003
    based on 31 ratings

    We can point fingers as much as we want but the state of the city falls squarely on the shoulders of the church. Our retreat from the city has allowed the enemy too much victory. We are not called to success but to faithfulness. The sky isn’t falling!

    Do you Remember the story of Chicken Little? The little chicken who became terrified that the sky was falling when an acorn fell from a tree and hit her on the head? Chicken Little convinced Henny Penny, Cocky Locky,and Goosey Poosey that the sky was indeed falling and they should go and report more

  • Evang-A-What?

    Contributed on May 14, 2003
    based on 39 ratings

    Evangelism can be a scary thing for some people but it doesn’t have to be. There are many bizzare views about this topic, many "programs" which try to "attact", trap is a better word, normal everyday people. Evangelism need not be a dirty word, nor shou

    A Tree, net fishing, Seafood lasagna and 8,000 Krispy Kreme donuts! What does this have to do with today’s topic? What is today’s topic. Over the past 5 weeks we’ve been looking at what our purpose here on earth is. Our Mission on earth as a church and as individuals is 5 more

  • Believers Or Belongers?

    Contributed on Jan 27, 2003
    based on 57 ratings

    Many in Canada are saying yes to God but no to the church. This sermon address why we NEED to belong. Statics presented, issues of loneliness discussed. Reasons why people avoid church share and God’s design explained. The Church, God designed, God o

    FORMED FOR GOD’S FAMILY (title borrow from Rick Warren’s Purpose Driven Church and Purpose Driven Life) One day a little boy was asked by his pastor if he knew why they always served coffee after the sermon. Little boy responded, "I think I know. Is it’s to get the people awake before they more

  • Caution: Winding Road Ahead

    Contributed on Apr 29, 2002
    based on 49 ratings

    God’s promise is that His children never travel through life alone

    CAUTION: WINDING ROAD AHEAD! I’ve been thinking about roads lately and the important role they play in our day to day living. Roads lead us to many places. When I was in grade 7 I entered an art contest. A local radio station asked children to submit a drawing. Every Friday, for 6 weeks, more

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  • I Don't Stand Up Here Today In Judgment Nor Do I ...

    Contributed on Jan 27, 2003
    based on 1 rating

    I don’t stand up here today in judgment nor do I seek to make people uncomfortable. This whole subject of avoiding church is very close to my heart. I too was one who had 101 excuses why I didn’t need the church – in my early twenties I stopped coming to Olivet for a brief period, I said church more

  • Listen To These Interesting Statistics And ...

    Contributed on Jan 27, 2003
    based on 43 ratings

    Listen to these interesting statistics and comments recorded in a well known Canadian survey about the church: 81% of Canadians surveyed agreed with the following comment “I don’t think you need to go to church in order to be a good Christian” 70% agreed with this statement “My private more