• Vic Folkert

    Contributing sermons since Apr 19, 2002
Vic's church

New Life Community Church
Wendell Idaho , 83355

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Newest Sermons

  • Grace3 For Les Miserables

    Contributed on Dec 31, 2012
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    Sermon related to Les Miserables. Originally written to relate to musical being presented at our high school, it uses clips from the 1998 movie. Content would be applicable to the 2012 movie

    GRACE for LES MISERABLES—selected Les Miz is remarkable story of people living in misery of sin: personal, social, government Finale: “They will live again in freedom in the garden of the Lord.” How will that happen? Revolution? Love? Grace and redemption This is more

  • God's Easter Gift

    Contributed on Apr 5, 2007
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    Easter sermon focusing on the gift (grace) of righteousness and life

    God’s Easter Gift Romans 5:12-21 (The message was preceeded by "Amazing Grace/Your Grace Is Enough.") What does Easter mean to you? (Illus: I have a friend who was not raised in a Christian home. He had a hard time figuring out why they celebrated the holiday.) For the Apostle Paul, Easter more

  • Beyond Strict

    Contributed on Apr 3, 2007

    Morality is more than "strict" or "lax". It begins in the heart, develops moral principles and guidlines, and ultimately is in the context of a relationship with God who cares

    Beyond Strict Mark 2:23-3:6 Illus: I placed signs on the wall on either side of the platform: "strict" and "lax", moving back and forth toward one or the other at appropriate times. How strict should you be? How strict should you be with your kids? How strict should you be with yourself? We more

  • Forgiveness First

    Contributed on Apr 2, 2007
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    Is forgiveness of sins the greatest need of a paralyzed man? Yes! It’s our greatest need too, and the greatest need of others we know.

    Forgiveness First Mark 2:1-12 Illus: I fainted and was taken in the middle of the night to the emergency room--returned in middle of the day wearing my pajamas! I felt like people were staring. Maybe the paralyzed man was used to stares. But when he was lowered into the middle of a crowded more

  • Go For It

    Contributed on Mar 30, 2007
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    The benefits of the kingdom come to those who "lose" their lives for the gospel: deny themselves, take up their cross, and follow Jesus.

    Go for It Mark 8:34-38 (read 8:27-38) Did you ever see me ski? I admit my heart wasn’t into it too much. Not being very good at it, I couldn’t really see the point of going up and down a hill in the cold. When I did go down the hill, I kept thinking about how not to break or sprain anything. My more

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  • Robert Schuller Tells Of A Time Early In His ...

    Contributed on Apr 5, 2007
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    Robert Schuller tells of a time early in his ministy when he was experiencing great opposition. He was unable to sleep, panic-stricken, and the thought came to him, "Schuller, you’re cracking up." He desperately prayed, "Jesus Christ, are you dead or alive? I’ve been preaching it every Easter. But more

  • In Spain In The 11th Century, The Following Hymn, ...

    Contributed on Dec 1, 2006

    In Spain in the 11th century, the following hymn, Adon Olam [Lord of the World], was sung in Jewish synagogues: Lord of the world-he reigned alone While yet the universe was naught, When by his will all things were wrought, Then first his sovereign Name was known. And, when the all shall cease more

  • To Know Your Spouse, You Need To Know All You ...

    Contributed on Dec 1, 2006

    To know your spouse, you need to know all you can about their history: their life before they met you. It’s the same with God: We want to know all we can about his history of more