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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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  • A Balanced Life

    Contributed on Jan 12, 2020
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    This is the 4th sermon in the Light And Life series from the Gospel of John.

    Series: Light And Life [#4] A BALANCED LIFE John 2:1-11 Introduction: Isn’t it amazing how God works? I had been preparing a sermon about the dangers of tradition versus truth. I was going to tell each of you how the Bible doesn’t forbid drinking alcohol and says to not get drunk. I was going ...read more

  • Jesus Knows

    Contributed on Jan 12, 2020
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    This is the 3rd sermon in the Light And Life series from the Gospel of John.

    Series: Light And Life [#3] JESUS KNOWS John 1:35-51 Introduction: As we start another year, I want us to be reminded that Jesus knows who you are and how to work in you and through you. This morning we are going to look at 5 of the Apostles that Jesus called to follow Him and how Jesus knew ...read more

  • How To Live A Great Life

    Contributed on Dec 30, 2019
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    This New Years Sermon is the 2nd sermon in the Light And Life series from the Gospel of John.

    Series: Light And Life [#2] HOW TO LIVE A GREAT LIFE John 1:19-34 Introduction: As we approach another New Year, I want you to learn how to live a great life. How you live as a Christian will influence how others live and it will also lead them to Jesus or push them away from Him. John 1:6-7, ...read more

  • The Beginning

    Contributed on Dec 24, 2019
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    This Christmas Sermon is the 1st sermon in the Light And Life series from the Gospel of John.

    Series: Light And Life [#1] THE BEGINNING John 1:1-18 Introduction: What a week. Between the politics and busyness that comes with the Holidays; it has been a bit frustrating. I cancelled a subscription to Christianity Today magazine and their weekly newsletter this week that I have had for ...read more

  • Reactions To The Birth Of Jesus

    Contributed on Dec 24, 2019
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    This is a Christmas Sermon.

    REACTIONS TO THE BIRTH OF JESUS Matthew 2:1-12 Introduction: As Christians, many times we are discouraged from the world’s beliefs and actions towards God’s offer of salvation. Here in these verses we will see how men acted towards the birth of Jesus Christ. Matthew 2:1-12 (NIV) 1 After Jesus ...read more

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  • The Flaming Wedding Dress

    Contributed on Feb 22, 2003
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    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
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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
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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
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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