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  • Chrysostom On Prayer--Without The Spirit Our ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 3, 2009

    Chrysostom on Prayer--Without the Spirit Our Prayer Bouquets are Like Weeds Chrysostom, a 4th century preacher, used this analogy for prayer. A young boy wanted to give a gift to his father who had been away a long time. His mother sent him to the garden to pick a bouquet of flowers. The boy more

  • Prayer Is Exhaling The Spirit Of Man And ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    Prayer is exhaling the spirit of man and inhaling more

  • Prayer Is Exhaling The Spirit Of Man And Inhaling ...  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 19, 2002
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    Prayer is exhaling the spirit of man and inhaling the spirit of God. more

  • God Anoints Men Of Prayer  PRO

    Contributed by Christian Cheong on Jan 9, 2011
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    GOD ANOINTS MEN OF PRAYER E. M. Bounds says in his classic book, The Power of Prayer: "Men are God's method. The Church is looking for better methods; God is looking for better men...What the Church needs today is not more machinery or better, not new organizations or more and novel methods, but more

  • The Spirit Of God Is Always The Spirit Of ...

    Contributed by Tony Abram on Apr 16, 2008

    The Spirit of God is always the spirit of liberty; the spirit that is not of God is the spirit of bondage, the spirit of oppression and depression. The Spirit of God convicts vividly and tensely, but He is always the Spirit of liberty. God who made the birds never made birdcages; it is men who make more

  • The Spirit Of Christ Is The Spirit Of Missions, ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007
    based on 1 rating

    "The Spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions, and the nearer we get to Him the more more

  • Understanding The Spirit Named Pan

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Jan 31, 2022

    THE SPIRIT NAMED PAN Many creatures, or demonic spirits, that have been called mythological gods are not mythological at all. They are real in the kingdom of darkness. Pan’s appearance in mythology is with horns, ears, and legs of a goat on a man’s body. His sudden appearance was supposed to more

  • In The Power Of The Spirit  PRO

    Contributed by A. Todd Coget on Aug 29, 2002
    based on 29 ratings

    IN THE POWER OF THE SPIRIT As a young man, Oswald Chambers, who wrote the materials that became My Utmost For His Highest, battled a persistent sense of barrenness in his Christian life. He finally wrote: I was getting desperate. I knew no one who had what I wanted; in fact I did not know what more

  • Prayer  PRO

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on Oct 14, 2001
    based on 57 ratings

    Prayer "I am so busy now that if I did not spend three hours each day in prayer, I could not get more

  • Prayer For ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Oct 21, 2009

    Prayer for Compassion Then we can pray a prayer like David Mains prayed years ago. He was once pastor of the Circle Urban Church, an inner city church in Chicago, and one day, in the course of his ministry among such great need, he prayed, “Lord, let me see the world as you see it, and break my more

  • Prayer

    Contributed by Tim Smith on Sep 24, 2016

    Chris Jeffries tells the story of Roy who was feeling frustrated that he was not able to do what he felt he was born to do. So he prayed for Our Father to change something. Then there was a knock at the door and they met two strangers, a married couple. They invited them in and sat them down at more

  • Prayer: It Is ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jul 23, 2008

    PRAYER: IT IS TAKEN John Oxtoby, who was affectionately known as "Praying Johnny" was sent to hold a revival in Filey. He stopped under a hedge and he wrestled in prayer for the success of his mission. A passer-by heard Johnny Oxtoby’s prayer: "Will thou make a fool of me, God? I told them at the more

  • Prayer

    Contributed by Roy Fowler on Sep 12, 2020
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    This statement is many times use as a stand alone statement without regards to the actual meaning. When the context has to be considered and an understanding of who God is and his teachings are most important. A famous Bible scholar John Gill puts it this way: For whatever is asked in faith, more

  • Words In The Spirit

    Contributed by D. Marie Hamilton on Apr 15, 2011

    WORDS IN THE SPIRIT When I was asked to be the preacher for the North Little Rock Ministerial Alliance Community Thanksgiving Service, I was floored. I didn't think that anybody thought that much about me. I was honored by the gesture, but the moment I said "yes," my nerves got the best of me. I more

  • The Spirit, The Will To Win, And The Will To ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more more

  • Symbol Of The Spirit

    Contributed by Michael Mccartney on Aug 28, 2012

    SYMBOL OF THE SPIRIT Jim Cymbala: "The Bible has other symbols for the Holy Spirit besides water. One is wind, which in the original Greek in the New Testament is the same word as breath. Wind helps us to visualize the invisible and mysterious movement of the Spirit" (John 3: 8). [Cymbala, Jim more

  • The Spirit Of The Law

    Contributed by Sean Harder on May 10, 2011

    THE SPIRIT OF THE LAW I knew a woman who stopped for a few drinks every night after work to let traffic die down, then drove home, about a 45 minute drive in lower mainland traffic. She would say, "I'm fine, I've never had an accident and there are never any roadblocks on my route home. It's not more

  • Depressions Of Spirit  PRO

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Mar 6, 2012
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    DEPRESSIONS OF SPIRIT One Sunday morning in 1866, the famous preacher C. H. Spurgeon shocked 5,000 listeners from the pulpit of London's Metropolitan Tabernacle he announced, "I am the subject of depressions of spirit so fearful that I hope none of you ever gets to such extremes of wretchedness as more

  • The Spirit Of Fear

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Jan 30, 2022

    There was a lady who died in 1916 named Hetty Green. She has been called “America’s greatest miser.” When she died in 1916, her estate was valued at $100 million. But she was so miserly that she ate cold oatmeal in order to save the expense of heating the water. When her son had a severe leg more

  • The Spirit Is A Light

    Contributed by Michael Buckingham on Aug 7, 2011

    THE SPIRIT IS A LIGHT If there was no light, we would all be as blind people, we could see no colours, all would be dark inside. We wouldn’t be able to read this Bible if there was no light. You see the Christian life is like a journey. And God has given us a road map, which is the Bible. Now more