Contributed by Tim Patrick on Jan 3, 2006 (message contributor)
1. God's Spark Plug
Contributed on Jan 3, 2006
Learn how God used Nehemiah to spark a renewal in Israel and how he can use you to spark renewal.
I want to look at a man I call God’s spark plug. You know the purpose of a spark plug. A spark plug is the little device that sends a spark into the engine of a car, lawn mower or similar device to ignite the engine. Even so, God wants to use you to serve as a spark plug in His service: at church, ...read more
2. Climb That Mountain
Contributed on Jan 9, 2006
Follow the example of Nehemiah as you learn to overcome the mountains that challenge your faith.
Are you facing any mountains in your spiritual life: doubt, disease, financial problems, fear, anger, relationship problems, a job you want to do for God and the like? This past week we witnessed people struggling with mountains. A number of people in west Texas lost their homes in the teeth of ...read more
3. Overcoming Obstacles
Contributed on Jan 9, 2006
Learn how to overcome obstacles as you study the trials which Nehemiah faced.
As Nehemiah led the Israelite people to rebuild the wall around Jerusalem they faced many obstacles. They faced challenges and obstacles as a group. (2:19---laughter and ridicule) (2:19---slander) (4:1-6---mockery) (4:7-9---plots) (4:10---tired ...read more
4. When God's People Are Heard
Contributed on Jan 25, 2006
This sermons examines some ingredients that will win a hearing for God’s people and God’s message.
When God’s People Are Heard On April 19, 1775 a group of American militia fired the first shots that ignited the American Revolution. These courageous American patriots were determined to be heard by the British government and to remain free as a nation. Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote a song/poem about ...read more
5. A Recipe For Success
Contributed on Jan 9, 2008
Discover a recipe for success as observed in the life of Nehemiah.
Would you like a quick recipe for success? Ladies often seek cooking recipes from friends or cook books. Men often seek tips (recipes) on fishing or hunting. Business people seek suggestions that will improve their business. Nehemiah gave a recipe that helped him rebuild the wall around Jerusalem ...read more
6. From Sadness To Singing
Contributed on May 22, 2008
Discover how God can change sadness into singing when you face trials.
Have you ever been sad to the point that it showed on your face? All of us have faced sadness. All of us have been discouraged. All of us have experienced down times. The important thing is that we find strength to pull us out of those dark moments. God will give strength to change sadness into ...read more