• Troy Mcgahan

    Contributing sermons since Apr 30, 2015
Troy's church

Friendship Baptist
Appomattox, Virginia 24522
434 352 7808

About Troy
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in Theology from Great Plains Baptist College.
  • Experience: I have been preaching for 20 years. For 13 years I was involved in Church planting and Pastoral ministry for 7 years.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: If you are looking for great theological terminology,fancy terms and titles don't bother looking here but, if you are looking for practical, BIBLICAL, sermons for everyday application for living then I think you may enjoy them.
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: "Building Bridges to future generations" Preached by Roy Humble the day I surrendered to preach.
  • One of my favorite illustrations: "I'm so sure of my salvation I could swing through the pits of hell on a corn stalk and look satan straight in the eye and sing "Blessed Assurance, Jesus is mine" D.L. Moody
  • Family: Married with 1 child.
  • What my parents think of my sermons: For the most part, I think they like them.
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: She's very supportive, For the most part loves my sermons she definitely has my back and is a great help to me.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: "Get up when God gives you the opportunity, speak up on the subject God lays on your heart and shut up when your done" "To effectively Pastor you must have the hide of an alligator and the heart of loving mother"
  • Books that have had an impact: "Autopsy of a deceased Church" Thom Rainer "Accidental Pharisees" by Larry Osborne "Lectures to my Students" by Charles Spurgeon
  • Hobbies: Coached little league/middle school football for 14 years. I enjoy following all kinds of college/High School Sports in particular University of Ky Football and Basketball and Liberty University Sports.
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Preach the gospel of Christ, in the end that's what the world needs.
  • What I want on my tombstone: Good husband, dad and a gospel preacher.
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Newest Sermons

  • The Majesty Of God And The Worthlessness Of Idols

    Contributed on Apr 30, 2015

    Consider God's majesty in his creation but also in his character.

    The Majesty of God and the worthlessness of idols Ps 115:1 Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake. Ps 115:2 Wherefore should the heathen say, Where is now their God? Ps 115:3 But our God is in the more

  • The Battle For Your Family!!!!!

    Contributed on Apr 30, 2015
    based on 1 rating

    The family is being attacked by Satan in the most subtle of ways. He wants your family!!!!!

    The Battle for YOUR Family Neh 4:14 And I looked, and rose up, and said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, Be not ye afraid of them: remember the Lord, which is great and terrible, and fight for your brethren, your sons, and your daughters, your wives, and your more

  • Is Christ Still In The Manger?

    Contributed on Apr 30, 2015

    While I am thankful that the world at large recognizes the birth of Christ there are many "Holiday Church attendee's" that leave Christ in the crib. He no longer is in the crib nor on the cross. He has victoriously overcome death hell and the grave.

    Is Christ still in the Manger? Luke 2:1 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed. Luke 2:2 (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of more

  • Disciples Love Like Jesus

    Contributed on Apr 30, 2015

    Jesus said that the world would not know us by our great theological, stands or wisdom but rather our love for each other.Our hope is that this will be an encouragement to all of us to love like Jesus!!!!

    “Disciples love like Jesus!!!!” John 13:31 Therefore, when he was gone out, Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him. John 13:32 If God be glorified in him, God shall also glorify him in himself, and shall straightway glorify him. John 13:33 Little more