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  • Richard Wafford

    Contributing sermons since Nov 24, 2004
Richard's church

Gilead Church
pennville, Indiana 47369
000-000-0000

About Richard
  • Education: 36 credit hour towards associate degree, ministrial courses through the Wesleyan Denomination
  • Experience: Youth Pastor 8 1/2 years, Pastor since Nov.2001 to 2011 weekly Bible studies
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: That I am doing a good job
  • Books that have had an impact: Living by the Book by Dr. Howard G. Hendricks Knowing God by J.I Packer the Purpose Driven Life By Rick Warren The wounded spirit by Frank Peretti What if Jesus had never been Born? by D. james Kennedy and Jerry Newcombe. The Pursuit of God by A.W.Tozer
  • Hobbies: Music,Art,Movies
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  • The Seven Seals Of God's Wrath

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    We need to persevere, persist, keep on, and never give up as believers in Jesus Christ. We need to stand firm to the end. When our faith is challenged and opposed we need to persevere by sheer determination.

    “The Seven Seals of God’s Wrath” Scripture: Rev. 6:9-14; 7:1-14 Introduction: In the studying for this sermon there will be another group redeemed from the earth a little after the Mid Tribulation 1,335 days to be exact. Perseverance reveals genuine believers. To believe in Jesus and stand ...read more

  • Jesus Triumphs

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    Revelation 5: 5 Then one of the elders said to me, “Do not weep! See, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has triumphed. He is able to open the scroll and its seven seals.” Jesus has triumphed! The answer is in Heb. 10:11-14

    Jesus Triumphs Scripture Rev. 5 & 6 Introduction: Revelation 5: 5 Then one of the elders said to me, “Do not weep! See, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has triumphed. He is able to open the scroll and its seven seals.” Jesus has triumphed! This has troubled me all week. I ...read more

  • "False Teaching”

    Contributed on Aug 17, 2007
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    We need to be careful in letting false doctrines infiltrate into our churches today. Balaams and the Nicolaitans teachings are present in todays christian circles.

    “False Teaching” To The Church of Pergamum Script. Rev. 2: 12-17 Introduction: To the church at Pergamum, this was no ordinary church this is where Satan has his throne. His throne is no where else in the world but here in Pergamum. Yet this church remained true to the name of ...read more

  • ¡§the Power Of Prayer¡¨

    Contributed on Sep 9, 2006
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    1. Your thumb is nearest to you. So begin your prayers by praying for those closest to you. They are the easiest to ones to remember. To pray for our loved ones is, as C.S. Lewis once said, a "sweet duty." 2. The next finger is the pointing finger. Pra

    ¡§The Power Of Prayer¡¨ script. James 5:16-18 (NIV) 16Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.17Elijah was a man just like us. He prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did ...read more

  • Fragrance Of The Father Vi

    Contributed on Apr 13, 2005
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    In Max Lucado’s book the “Applause of Heaven” reads, Even though by the “book” I’m guilty, by God’s love I get another chance. Even though by the law I’m indicted, by mercy I’m given a fresh start. “For it is by grace you have been saved … not by works,

    Fragrance of The Father VI “Our Cross for Christ After Christmas” Script. Philippians 2:1 - 11 (NIV) Introduction: In Max Lucado’s book the “Applause of Heaven” reads, Even though by the “book” I’m guilty, by God’s love I get another chance. Even though by the law I’m indicted, by mercy I’m ...read more

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  • Perseverance Reveals Genuine Faith. Because ...

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    Perseverance reveals genuine faith. Because Christ lives in us, we can remain courageous and hopeful to the end. We are not saved by being steadfast and firm in our faith, but our courage and hope do reveal that our faith is real. Without this enduring faithfulness, we could easily be blown away by ...read more

  • Perseverance Reveals Genuine Believers. To ...

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    Perseverance reveals genuine believers. To believe in Jesus and stand “firm to the end” will take perseverance, because our faith will be challenged and opposed. Severe trials will sift true Christians from fair-weather believers. Enduring to the end does not earn salvation for us, but marks us as ...read more

  • What God The Father, God The Son And God The Holy ...

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    What God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Spirit endeavored to do in the Garden of Eden has come full circle. It wasn’t that God made a mistake in the garden and just corrected it. No, he brought to himself created beings who withstood the evil and temptations of this sinful world to ...read more

  • No Wonder The Scripture's Say That Hell Enlarges ...

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2007
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    No wonder the scripture’s say that hell enlarges itself it says in Isaiah 5:14 Therefore the grave (KJV renders this word Hell) enlarges its appetite and opens its mouth without limit; into it will descend their nobles and masses ...read more

  • The American Banking Association Once Sponsored A ...

    Contributed on Aug 17, 2007
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    The American Banking Association once sponsored a two-week training program to help tellers detect counterfeit bills. The program was unique never during the two-week training did the tellers even look at a counterfeit bill, nor did they listen to any lectures concerning the characteristics of ...read more