• Gilbert Varela

    Contributing sermons since Nov 9, 2007
Gilbert's church

Kelloggsville Christian Reformed Church
Kentwood, Michigan 49548
(616) 454-8833

About Gilbert
  • Education: BA In Ancient Languages, Instituto internacional de Estudios Superiores BA In Theology, Seminario Teologico Presbiteriano de Mexico Th.M. In Systematic theology, Intenational Theological Seminary Th.M. Systematic Theology and Historical Theology, Calvin Theological Seminary Th.D. Golden State School of theology Drs, Trinity College of the Bible
  • Experience: 21 Years of ordained minitry in the presbyterian and reformed denominations
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: Be ready to be nurture, to be conforted and to be challenged
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: The reality of the Resurrection Why I believe in the resurrection?
  • Family: I had been merriage for 22 years to Elizabeth and we have two children Katlyn (20) and kay (18).
  • What my parents think of my sermons: They like it even when they are far away from me, My wife is my best critic and she likes my sermons.
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: My wife is my best critic and she likes my sermons.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Be simple, deep and relevant to your audience
  • Books that have had an impact: The price of the Grace by Detrich Bonhoefer The gagging of God by Carson
  • Hobbies: I love to play soccer and running. I love to travel and teaching in different places.
  • What I want on my tombstone: A good husband, and father and someone who loves God
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  • Commitment Is To Getting Involve

    Contributed on Aug 17, 2011

    Many people in our society and well in churches today talks about commitment... but they don't want to get involve.. This sermon answer that questions with an imperative called to be involve in in the cause of Christ.

    Commitment= Getting Involved/ Comprometerse Es Involucrarse Romans 15:1-7 (NIV) 1 We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves. 2 Each of us should please our neighbors for their good, to build them up. 3 For even Christ did not please himself but, more

  • Every Decision Have Their Consequences

    Contributed on Jun 9, 2008
    based on 4 ratings

    Life is full of decisions, full of choices. Every decision in our lives has its consequences. You are responsible for your own decisions and its consequences. The consequences of your choices affect not only you but all those around you.

    EVERY DECISION HAVE THEIR CONSEQUENCES TODA DECISION TIENE CONSEQUENCIAS Mt. 25:1-13 1"At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. 2Five of them were foolish and five were wise. 3The foolish ones took their lamps but did more

  • Tithing: One Of The Most Important Responsibilities Of Any True Believer

    Contributed on Nov 13, 2007
    based on 1 rating

    What does it mean to be stewards? Does it means that we are partially owners, and partially stewards or does it means that there is someone else who owns everything we seem to posses? The question is not who owns what you have, but who is in charge? Who i

    Tithing One of the Most important Responsibilities of any true Believer Mat. 23:23-24 23: (Stewardship Day) Una de las mas importantes Responsabilidades del verdadero Creyente Numbers 18:21-32, Malc.3:8-12 Lev. 27:30-33, " ’A tithe of everything from the land, whether grain from the soil or more

  • How Hospitable Are We?

    Contributed on Nov 9, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    How do you feel when someone welcomes you, specially if that is the first time you are there? There is nothing that the sad, frustrated, lonely, pathetic, empty soul does not like more than a friendly and smiling face saying “welcome”.

    How Hospitable are We? Genesis 18:1-8 NT: Hebrews 13: 2 1 The LORD appeared to Abraham near the great trees of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent in the heat of the day. 2 Abraham looked up and saw three men standing nearby. When he saw them, he hurried from the entrance of more