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Deitrich Bonhoeffer, a German theologian in WWII, wrote from his cell in the Flossenburg concentration camp and said “The church is only the church when it exists for others.”

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  • Stewards Of The Good News Series

    Contributed by Ken Mckinley on Jan 10, 2010
    based on 6 ratings
     | 18,258 views

    The second in a series on the book of 1st Thessalonians. This sermon discusses how we as Christians are stewards of the Gospel. We are to share it, no matter the cost.

  • We Can Make A Difference, Are We?

    Contributed by Charlie Roberts on Dec 3, 2012
    based on 4 ratings
     | 13,198 views

    The only thing that’s going to matter when we stand before Him, is what we do for the Lord and the building up of His Kingdom, while were here on this earth, it’s time to get busy!

  • What Stops God!

    Contributed by Ty Tamasaka on Aug 24, 2011
    based on 4 ratings
     | 12,753 views

    What can stop God? Not something or someone more powerful than Him. The only thing in the bible that stopped God (Jesus) was when His children call out to Him. When Jesus heard His kids calling, He stopped. We should too.

  • The Parable Of The Sower

    Contributed by Brad Beaman on Aug 11, 2008
    based on 3 ratings
     | 9,895 views

    Not everyone you share the gospel with will have hardened hearts. You should have hope. There are those who will receive the gospel for what it is, the words of eternal life.

  • Evangelism Series

    Contributed by Rick Boyne on Mar 2, 2011
    based on 2 ratings
     | 8,683 views

    We have GOOD NEWS to share and are called to share it.