Sermon Series
  • 1. Unforgiven

    Contributed on Jul 27, 2009
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    To forgive and to be forgiven.

    UNFORGIVEN A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XX (TOPIC: Failure to Forgive) INTRO: Unforgiven was a 1992 western movie starring none other than Clint Eastwood as a retired gunslinger who desires one more shooting, since he is bored with his life as a farmer. After deciding to do the ...read more

  • 2. Complete Me

    Contributed on Jul 27, 2009
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    Deals with the command of God to "be perfect," and explains that falls in line with completing our walks, pretty specific.

    COMPLETE ME A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XIX (TOPIC: Perfect) Intro: Perfect Defined: Perfection is, broadly, a state of completeness and flawlessness. The term "perfection" is actually used to designate a range of diverse, if often kindred, concepts. These concepts have ...read more

  • 3. Fight Club

    Contributed on Jul 27, 2009
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    Deals with turning the left cheek, and explains some background that is uncommon to most believers. If we are supposed to turn the cheek...should be accept being robbed? Questions like that appear.

    FIGHT CLUB A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XVIII (TOPIC: Biblical Resistance) INTRO: There is a famous movie a couple of years ago called Fight Club. And for those who have seen it, what is the first rule (let the students answer, they will know it, so you know it, the first rule is ...read more

  • 4. Lies That Surprise

    Contributed on Jul 27, 2009
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    Deals with the making and breaking of oaths, vows; involves dealing with the issues of bribary, etc.

    LIES THAT SURPRISE A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XVII (TOPIC: SHOCKED BY LIES) BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 5:33-37 5:33 “Again, you have heard that it was said to an older generation, ‘Do not break an oath, but fulfill your vows to the Lord.’ 5:34 But I say to you, do not take oaths at ...read more

  • 5. National Treasure

    Contributed on Aug 1, 2009
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    Works in coordination with Matthew 6, talks about the accumulation of wealth, treasures, and heavenly rewards.

    NATIONAL TREASURE A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXI (WEALTH) INTRO: This woman definitely has a master, you decide. Rah, Rah, Rah, Robbery Cops: Teen cheerleader stole $187 from wheelchair-bound Georgia boy JULY 8--A teenage cheerleader stole $187 from a wheelchair-bound boy who ...read more

  • 6. Liar Liar

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Details lies, why people lie, the consequences of lies, and the importance of keeping oaths.

    LIAR LIAR A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XVI (TOPIC: LYING) OPEN: The book The Day America Told the Truth says that 91 percent of those surveyed lie routinely about matters they consider trivial, and 36 percent lie about important matters; 86 percent lie regularly to parents, 75 ...read more

  • 7. Promise Keepers

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Deals with swearing, has some solid contextual information about the Rabbi’s and how and what they swore to. Mentions the breaking of vows as well

    PROMISE KEEPERS A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XV (TOPIC: OATHS) INTRO: PAUL HARVEY STORY ABOUT 4 STUDENTS LATE TO HIGH SCHOOL Radio announcer told of the classic tale of 4 HS boys who were late to school. When they arrived late, they told the teacher they had had a flat tire. The ...read more

  • 8. Checkpoints For Marriage

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Asks 3 Questions that must be asked before any man is allowed to marry my daughter. All dads with daughters I feel should read this sermon. "Being a Christian" is really not enough.

    CHECKPOINTS FOR MARRIAGE A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XIII (TOPIC: DATING) INTRO: Explain the mega-Bible conference I went to down in Texas, and how much of this info was given in one of the main talks geared towards fathers. BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 5:27-28 You have heard that it ...read more

  • 9. Salt Lick

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Charactistics of Salt: mentions melting ice, has some Norse Mythology, "Anwqen" is explained.

    SALT LICK A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART VII (TOPIC: SALT) INTRO: What is a salt lick (give time for answers)? Of course, a salt lick is a natural or manmade deposit of salt licked by animals. Why? Because animals love salt, they need it. Horses, cows, humans…all the animals need ...read more

  • 10. Know Mercy

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Begins with the beattitudes, builds off each one. Explains the difference between mercy and emotionalism.

    KNOW MERCY A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART I BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 5: Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. EXAMPLE: STUDENT. I was talking with a student who was very negative about her older brother. The brother had done something, and I can tell you that it ...read more

  • 11. Happy Gilmore

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2009
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    Anger, anger and more anger. Talks about explosive events such as Mt. Saint Helen’s, and the California Wildfires.

    HAPPY GILMORE A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XII (TOPIC: ANGER) INTRO: Talk about any incident in Happy Gilmore, tons of anger stories here (my favorite is the one in which Adam Sandler gets knocked out by Bob Barker…the Price is Wrong Bob). BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 5:21-22 You have ...read more

  • 12. Turkish Delight

    Contributed on Aug 4, 2009
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    Lesson comparing light and darkness, describes some depictions of sin and why we should avoid such temptations.

    TURKISH DELIGHT A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART IX (TOPIC: DARKNESS) INTRO: Last week, we did a Bible Study based on light, but hidden inside the verse is a phrase describing what a lamp looks like when it is under a bowl, which is darkness. So we are going to start there today, with ...read more

  • 13. Fast & The Furious

    Contributed on Aug 7, 2009
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    Message about fasting with some great illustrations, details 4 of the main reasons to fast, mentions Jonah.

    FAST & THE FURIOUS A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXII (FASTING) INTRO: In 2001, there was a movie made about an undercover cop that infiltrates the hidden underworld of street racing in Hollywood. It was the first movie to feature major Asian automotive imports, and in the end, the ...read more

  • 14. Don’t Worry Be Happy

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2009
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    A message about worry using Matthew 6, also includes some battle images including one of Napoleons soldiers and Sennacherib.

    DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXIII (WORRY) BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 6:25-27 6:25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink, or about your body, what you will wear. Isn’t there more to life than food and more to the body than ...read more

  • 15. Double Header

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2009
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    Has a double message that match pretty closely. First part focuses on using Godly word choices, Race is explained. Second part deals with judging.

    DOUBLE HEADER A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XII (TOPIC: WORDS & JUDGING) INTRO: This lesson will begin with the Lyle Witcher story from Shoutfest. The story is when a girl will not dance with him because as she states it “your face is hurting me.” Ouch. Then there will be a ...read more

  • 16. Don’t Marry A Gomer

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2009
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    Lesson deals with Adultery, specifically using the example of Hosea’s adulterous wife Gomer. Delves into the extent of God’s love for us.

    DON’T MARRY A GOMER A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XIV (TOPIC: DATING) INTRO: WE ARE CONTINUING THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: SANCTITY OF MARRIAGE BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 5:27-28 You have heard that it was said, “Do not commit adultery.” But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman ...read more

  • 17. Mr. Deeds

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2009
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    Talks about the importance of good deeds, but also emphasizes that deeds cannot get someone into heaven. Bill Gates is used in an example.

    MR. DEEDS A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART X (TOPIC: GOOD DEEDS) INTRO: Mr. Deeds is an Adam Sandler movie made a couple of years ago about a simple guy named Longfellow Deeds who inherits a ton of money, sort of. The plot twists and turns around for a long time, but in the whole ...read more

  • 18. Mean Girls

    Contributed on Aug 11, 2009
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    What is the proper response for those who insult you, or even insult the name of the Lord.

    MEAN GIRLS A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART V INTRO: MEAN GIRLS: A 2004 movie about a home school girl who goes to High School for the first time, and she runs into Mean Girls. Lyndsay Lohan plays the home school girl who joins a group of girls called The Plastics, and they wear ...read more

  • 19. Cause We Are Living In A Material World

    Contributed on Aug 14, 2009
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    Lesson deals with Materialism, specifically in the area of clothing and what is modest and immodest, uses some info from The Rebelution site.

    CAUSE WE’RE LIVING IN A MATERIAL WORLD A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXIV (CLOTHING) BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 6:28-30 6:28 Why do you worry about clothing? Think about how the flowers of the field grow; they do not work or spin. 6:29 Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his glory ...read more

  • 20. Let There Be Light

    Contributed on Aug 18, 2009
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    Analysis of some of the characteristics of light, breaks it done a bit into different functions.

    LET THERE BE LIGHT A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART VIII (TOPIC: LIGHT) DARK WORLD: We live in a dark world, a world of unattached people seeking success or pleasure or something, but all the while avoiding God. BARNA STUDY: Barna.org did a study in March of this year about those ...read more

  • 21. Clue

    Contributed on Aug 18, 2009
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    A lesson on murder, breaking them into different types and explaining how murder makes its way into the Sermon on the Mount.

    CLUE A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XI (TOPIC: MURDER) INTRO: Use the board game Clue as an introduction, talk about how the game is one giant mystery to see who killed Mr. Body. Obviously, murder is wrong, we all know that. But, why people commit murder is the real ...read more

  • 22. Give Peace A Chance

    Contributed on Aug 18, 2009
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    Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

    GIVE PEACE A CHANCE A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART III INTRODUCTION: The world around us is in search for this peace, calling it inner peace. Sometime ago there was a beauty queen from Virginia, Tracy Lyperd. Shortly after crowning her successor she drove to her ex-boyfriends house ...read more

  • 23. Facing The Giants

    Contributed on Aug 19, 2009
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    A descriptive message on persecution, includes many examples and features the Cassie Bernall story.

    FACING THE GIANTS A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART IV INTRODUCTION: The Hamas is reportedly bringing back crucifixion as a form of punishment (read attached story: Hamas Reinstates Crucifixions of Christians Friday, January 9, 2009 5:05 PM By: Nicole Jansezian Article Font ...read more

  • 24. A Grain Of Salt

    Contributed on Aug 19, 2009
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    Has some characteristics of salt, mentions the fact that salt is an antibacterial and is meant for cleansing.

    A GRAIN OF SALT A STUDY OVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART VI INTRO: The phrase “taken with a grain of salt” is an old time expression meaning that one is skeptical of something else. For example, if the detective was gathering details about a crime scene, and a suspicious person told an odd ...read more

  • 25. The Day After Tomorrow

    Contributed on Aug 22, 2009
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    Teaches about looking into the future. Message covers both the arrogance of thinking that a person can control the future, but also offers hope that tomorrow brings a better day to some.

    THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXV (THE FUTURE) BIBLE VERSE: Matthew 6:34 So then, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Today has enough trouble of its own. INTRO: A couple of years ago, Hollywood made a move about the end of ...read more

  • 26. The Law: Righteousness Greater Than The Pharisees

    Contributed on Jun 7, 2013
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    Message explaining what Jesus meant when he said he came not to abolish but to fulfill the law.

    THE LAW: RIGHTEOUSNESS GREATER THAN THE PHARISEES INTRO #1: Explain why I am preaching today: head pastor and associate pastor is in Mexico serving at an orphanage and doing street evangelism. INTRO #2: ST. LOUIS CARDINALS ILLUSTRATION: So instead of a big league pastor, they’ve called up ...read more