Contributed on Apr 6, 2002
Using Ephesians 2:10 I talk about how we have been created significantly and how God has created us to do significant things in this life.
The Search for Significance “You Don’t Have to Go Very Far” April 5, 2002 Intro: Show “Simon Birch” movie clip where Simon tells the priest in his office that God has a plan for him. According to George Barna 70 million people in America today are searching for some meaning to their lives. ...read more
Contributed on Apr 12, 2002
In this sermon I talk about how husbands and wives find and offer significance when they fulfill their callings toward one another.
The Search For Significance For Husbands and Wives April 13, 2002 Intro: Last week I introduced this new series of messages by saying God has created us significant and he has significant things for us to do. He has many “good works” prepared for us to accomplish because we belong to him. I ...read more
Contributed on Apr 21, 2002
Here are four ways parents can make a significant difference in their children’s lives.
On February 19, 1979, a small plane crashed into Ontario Peak in the San Gabriel Mountains, and a ten-hour story of death, courage, and survival began. The passengers of that Cessna 172 included the pilot, a young woman, an attorney, and his eleven-year-old son. The pilot and the attorney were ...read more
Contributed on Apr 26, 2002
I talk about a child’s responsibility to obey and honor his/her parents no matter what kind of homelife situation.
Search for Significance for Children OPENING ILLUSTRATION: Several years ago while still in college I decided to get my truck refinanced. My grandparents (who cosigned the truck) and I were getting some information to the bank. After corresponding with a bank representative I had to fax some ...read more
Contributed on May 12, 2002
I talk about how God wants us to see our places of employment (or school) as opportunities to make a difference.
Search for Significance at Work/School Intro: Did you know that in a recent survey it was found that 65% of American workers are unhappy with their jobs? There are a lot of factors leading to unsatisfaction with their jobs. But if you are looking for a little excitement in a new career how many ...read more
Contributed on May 16, 2002
God has created us to be a significant part of the body of Christ, so what is each follower of Christ doing with what God has given to make a difference?
The Search for Significance in the Body of Christ May 18, 2002 Intro: Show “Essentials” video from NAMB. Transition statement: If you knew without a doubt that you were on this planet for a reason what would you do? You would want to find out that reason right? We have been answering that ...read more