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  • Shawn Drake

    Contributing sermons since May 25, 2001
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Bel Aire Baptist Church
Hobbs, New Mexico 88240
575-392-5009

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  • Death

    Contributed on May 24, 2020
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    This is the 10th sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Series: Action [#10] DEATH Acts 5:1-11 Introduction: There are some Bible Passages that are not real inviting to study; but are very necessary. Today’s passage is 1 of those. During this pandemic, the subject of death has come up many times. There are some politicians that say, “We must stay ...read more

  • Shaking Up The Church

    Contributed on May 17, 2020
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    This is the 9th sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Series: Action [#9] SHAKING UP THE CHURCH Acts 4:23-37 Introduction: What the Church needs sometimes is a good shaking; and I believe that has happened. When we become too comfortable with the way we do things, we become complacent. Comfortable sounds good, but comfort usually turns into ...read more

  • Not If, But When It Happens

    Contributed on May 9, 2020
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    This is the 8th sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Series: Action [#8] NOT IF, BUT WHEN IT HAPPENS Acts 4:1-22 Introduction: The Early Church started out strong. Things were exciting and thousands of people were following Jesus. There were mighty signs, wonders, healing, etc… going on all the time. The Church was experiencing phenomenal ...read more

  • Change The Focal Point

    Contributed on May 2, 2020
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    This is the 7th sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Series: Action [#7] CHANGE THE FOCAL POINT Acts 3:11-26 Introduction: I have noticed during the “Stay at Home” orders; that people will follow whoever sounds or looks like they know something. How could a State that has a low number of cases, have to stay shutdown- While a neighboring State ...read more

  • What Can You Offer

    Contributed on Apr 26, 2020
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    This is the 6th sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Series: Action [#6] WHAT CAN YOU OFFER? Acts 3:1-10 Introduction: It seems that every week just gets longer and longer. For those who are deemed “essential workers”, we are exhausted. For those who are deemed “non-essential workers”, you are ready to get back to work. I am definitely ready to ...read more

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  • The Flaming Wedding Dress

    Contributed on Feb 22, 2003
    based on 19 ratings
     | 2,258 views

    The Flaming Wedding Dress In one of my first weddings I learned to ask an important question. I now ask each bride if her dress has long sleeves. Why? In one particular wedding, the bride and groom approached the unity candle and as they were lighting the candle, the bride's sleeve caught ...read more

  • The Injured Bride

    Contributed on Feb 22, 2003
    based on 49 ratings
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    The Injured Bride Because of past experiences the list of questions and advice grow as I perform Weddings. Another important statement I make to the bride and groom during the Wedding Rehearsal is to put hand lotion on their hands when they get home that night and to not force the ring on ...read more

  • A History Of Halloween

    Contributed on Oct 25, 2001
    based on 53 ratings
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    A HISTORY OF HALLOWEEN The Celtic festival of Samhain is probably the source of the present-day Halloween celebration. The Celts new year began on November first. A festival that began the previous evening honored Samhain, the Celtic lord of death. The celebration marked the beginning of ...read more

  • Object Lesson

    Contributed on Oct 25, 2001
    based on 86 ratings
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    Object Lesson Supplies Needed: One large pumpkin with the facial features cut out. When you cut out the features save them because you will need them during this object lesson. You will also need to save some of the slime and seeds from the inside. You will also need a candle. Lesson: Could ...read more