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  • Rusty Davidson

    Contributing sermons since Feb 19, 2007
Rusty's church

Providence Baptist Church
Loganville, Georgia 30052
770-466-9494

About Rusty
  • Education: B.A. in Communications from Abilene Christian University. Master of Divinity with Biblical Languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Experience: Pastor or staff member at several churches in Texas and Georgia.
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: In the Hands of a Holy God
  • Family: Married for almost 17 years and have 2 daughters.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Don’t preach!
  • Books that have had an impact: A New Kind of Christian by Brian MacLaren
  • Hobbies: Golf, soccer, softball, raquetball, reading.
  • What I want on my tombstone: Here lies a man of God
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  • Rising From Life's Difficulties

    Contributed on Aug 15, 2012
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    Everyone faces tough times and trials. Too many times the answers we here are trite or condescending. But in the story of Lazarus we can find the meaningful truths that will allow us to rise from the difficulties of life.

    Rising From Life’s Difficulties Text: John 11:1-46 I. Introduction Illustration: Walking Dead – Hershel Greene -I can't profess to understand God's plan, Christ promised the resurrection of the dead. I just thought he had something a little different in mind. Are ...read more

  • The Nature Of The Christian Church

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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     | 1,171 views

    Dteails how the reality of Christ’s supremacy over al things impacts the Church. This is number 5 in a series on the Book of Colossians.

    The Supremacy of Christ The Nature of Christian Ministry Text: Colossians 1:24-29 I. Introduction Illustration: A group of ministers and a salesman’s organization were holding conventions in the same hotel, and the catering department had to work at top speed serving dinners to both. The ...read more

  • The Nature Of The Christian Message

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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    Details how the reality of Christ’s supremacy over all things impacts the message of te Christian faith. Number 4 in a series of sermos on the Book of Colossians.

    The Supremacy of Christ The Supreme Message Text: Colossians 1:21-23 I. Introduction Illustration: British Airways 2069 left Heathrow’s London Airport everything seemed to be going quite well at first. Six hours into the flight some of the passengers were asleep, some of the reading lights were ...read more

  • The Nature Of The Christian Life

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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     | 2,971 views

    Details how the reality of Christ’s supremacy in all things brings certain characteristics to the Christian Life.

    The Supremacy of Christ: The Nature of the Christian Life Text: Colossians 1:9-14 I. Introduction Illustration: Farmer called to preach. Sitting under a tree sees letters P and C in the clouds. Decides it means “Preach Christ.” Sells farm and equipment goes to preach. He was horrible. After a ...read more

  • The Nature Of Christian Growth

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
    based on 4 ratings
     | 1,589 views

    This is the first in a series on the Book of Colossians. It deals with how th reality of Christ’s supremacy in all things defines the growth of Christians’ faith.

    The Supremacy of Christ The Nature of Christian Growth Text: Colossians 1:1-8 I. Introduction Illustration: A Good Kid Gone Bad. He was basically a good kid. He came from an ordinary family and had a good mom and dad. He went to church every Sunday and never seemed to be out of the ordinary. ...read more

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  • What Men Expect

    Contributed on Aug 15, 2012
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    WHAT MEN EXPECT C. S. Lewis – The Screwtape Letters – (Screwtape to the lesser Wormwood) – "Whatever men expect, they soon come to think they have a right to; the sense of disappointment can, with ...read more

  • Farmer Felt Called To Preach. Sitting Under A ...

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
    based on 7 ratings
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    Farmer felt called to preach. Sitting under a tree sees letters P and C in the clouds. Decides it means “Preach Christ.” Sells farm and equipment goes to preach. He was horrible. After a sermon a neighbor came to ...read more

  • After A Violent Storm One Night, A Large Tree, ...

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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    After a violent storm one night, a large tree, which over the years had become a stately giant, was found lying across the pathway in a park. Nothing but a splintered stump was left. Closer examination showed that is was rotten at the core because thousands of tiny insects had eaten away at its ...read more

  • In The Forests Of Northern Europe And Asia Lives ...

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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    In the forests of northern Europe and Asia lives little animal called the ermine, known for his snow-white fur in winter. He instinctively protects his white coat against anything that would soil it. Fur hunters take advantage of this unusual trait of the ermine. They don’t set a snare to catch ...read more

  • C. S. Lewis Gives A Good Example Of How ...

    Contributed on Feb 19, 2007
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    C. S. Lewis gives a good example of how continuing in sin looks. In his book, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, a character comes across a treasure kept by a dragon. Rather than avoid the layer of the dragon, the character sleeps on the treasure and dreams of what he will do with it. Then Lewis ...read more