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  • One Is Bigger Than Many Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on May 7, 2009
     | 1,564 views

    Idea: THE ONLY WAY TO REACH GOD’S GOAL IS TO REACH IT TOGETHER

    [INTRODUCTION] The Olympic contestants line up in the starting blocks for the hundred-meter dash. Anticipation has the crowd suspended on the edge of their seats. The starter raises his gun and fires. The athletes spring out of the starting blocks. As they do, it becomes obvious this is no ...read more

  • Descending Into Greatness Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on May 7, 2009
    based on 3 ratings
     | 2,321 views

    Jesus example of humility

    Introduction What does it take to be a success? When Benito Mussolini, the fascist dictator of Italy for over 20 years, was asked that question by a New York journalist, his reply was, “Above all, keep your heart a desert!” According to Mussolini, having a heart which cared for no one was the ...read more

  • Win-Win Situation Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 30, 2004
    based on 5 ratings
     | 2,860 views

    Paul rejoices in his difficult circumstances because they have become a means for the progress of the gospel

    Introduction: Understanding Paul’s circumstances What if I told you that Billy Graham, while traveling overseas for one of his Crusades, had been arrested by a Middle Eastern government hostile to Christianity and was now in prison awaiting trial for converting Muslims, a crime punishable by ...read more

  • Guaranteed Goal Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 26, 2004
    based on 35 ratings
     | 2,523 views

    If we seek God’s glory in our lives, we are guaranteed that He will fulfill that goal

    Guaranteed Goal Philippians 1:1-11 1/9/2000 Introduction What would you be willing to attempt if you were guaranteed to win? It would probably change your goals, wouldn’t it? You’d be willing to take risks, because they wouldn’t be risks any more! In ...read more

  • Hope For A New Millenium

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 14, 2004
    based on 4 ratings
     | 1,819 views

    Finding hope, even in difficult time.

    Introduction Does a New Millennium Offer Hope? Happy New Year! Happy New Century & Happy New Millennium! Congratulations! You‘ve made it to the year 2000 – the long dreaded Y2K bug has proved to be less nuisance than the average mosquito. In the midst of my unpacking, I watched just a little ...read more

  • Choose Life Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 14, 2004
    based on 44 ratings
     | 2,961 views

    Implications of the 6th Commandment - Thou Shalt Not Kill

    Choose Life Introduction Alexander M. Sanders, Jr., is the Chief Judge of the South Carolina Court of Appeals. When his daughter Zoe graduated from the Univ. of South Carolina in 1992, he told this story that happened what she was just three years old. Sanders came home from work one day to find ...read more

  • The Missing Link Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 14, 2004
    based on 30 ratings
     | 3,273 views

    Implications of the 7th Commandment - Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery

    The Missing Link Introduction: A Kid’s Eye View When I was a kid, I discovered among my parents’ books an ornately illustrated volume of the 10 Commandments. It looked like it was probably a reproduction of an illuminated manuscript that had been painstakingly created by medieval monks. The ...read more

  • Made Right To Live Right Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 14, 2004
    based on 25 ratings
     | 1,975 views

    A Wrap-up of a series on the 10 Commandments, with the emphasis on the fact that we’re saved by Jesus’ sacrifice for us, not by keeping the Law

    Made Right to Live Right Introduction I know some of you might have a hard time with it, but I really kind of enjoy living alone. Especially after being a middle-aged dorm student when I was in seminary. But there is one thing that I don¡¦t like. I can¡¦t blame anything on anybody. I mean, I have ...read more

  • Draining Desires Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 8, 2004
    based on 29 ratings
     | 1,521 views

    Tenth Commandment - Coveting

    Draining Desires Introduction I’m sure many of you were saddened by the recent death of Bob Hope. And if you’re old enough to remember Bob Hope, then you no doubt remember another legendary comic, Jack Benny. Although in real life, Benny was known as a very generous man, his comic shtick was ...read more

  • Words To The Weary

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Jun 7, 2004
    based on 27 ratings
     | 3,699 views

    How faith, hope and trust can help us when we’re life wears us out

    Words to the Weary Introduction During a recent Sunday worship service, a congregation was singing the worship chorus that goes: "I exalt thee, oh Lord...” A mother of a 5-year-old girl glanced down and realized that her daughter was fervently singing, "I’m exhausted, oh Lord ..." Barbara ...read more

  • Plunder Of Providence Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 8, 2003
    based on 76 ratings
     | 3,528 views

    The eighth commandment: Do not steal. Details many ways that stealing has become commonplace. Christians should not steal, but work for their needs and for others

    Introduction In New York City, there are eight million cats and eleven million dogs. New York City is basically just concrete and steel, so when your pet dies, you can’t just go out in the back yard and bury it. The city would dispose of your dead pet, but charged $50 So one lady had this great ...read more

  • Truth Be Told Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 8, 2003
    based on 114 ratings
     | 5,912 views

    Ninth Commandment: Do not bear false witness. Sermon focuses on the importance of seeking and speaking the truth.

    Truth Be Told Introduction Mike & Harry are sitting at a bar. They get into a heated argument. Mike grabs Harry around the throat and starts to choke him. As Harry fights back, he throws Mike off him, and Mike smashes up the side of his face on a chair. An ambulance is called, and when all is ...read more

  • Beyond Imagining Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 6, 2003
    based on 49 ratings
     | 2,584 views

    The second commandment keeps us from putting God "in a box"

    Beyond Imagining Introduction Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson are camping. After enjoying a day of relaxation, they pitch their tent under the stars and go to sleep. Sometime in the middle of the night, Holmes wakes Watson. "Watson, look up at the stars and tell me what you ...read more

  • What's In A Name? Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 6, 2003
    based on 56 ratings
     | 3,083 views

    Third Commandment: Christians should never bring shame to the name of God

    What’s in a Name? Introduction How many babies born in America are named “Adolph”? How about “Saddam” or “Osama”? Do you know anybody named “Judas”? A rose by any other name may smell as sweet, but some names get pretty stunk up by their owners, don’t they? Of course, the opposite can be true, ...read more

  • Rest Assured Series

    Contributed by Mary Lewis on Aug 6, 2003
    based on 57 ratings
     | 4,450 views

    Fourth Commandment: How the Sabbath gives us a picture of salvation

    Rest Assured Introduction – Why don’t we keep the Sabbath? One “Frank & Ernest” cartoon shows Moses bringing the 10 Commandments to the people, and one of them says, “Could you make copies? We’d like to begin a loophole search” If a Christian regularly broke the 6th commandment (Do not murder) ...read more