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  • Meeting Specific Needs Series

    Contributed by Dean Courtier on Jul 9, 2018
    based on 17 ratings

    The bible teaches us that those who have the habit of prayer experience rich spiritual blessings in their hearts and lives.

    Reading James 5:13-18 Text: James 5:16b “The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much”. (NKJV) James 5:16b “The prayer of a righteous man has great power in its effects”. (RSV) Introduction The bible teaches us that those who have the habit of prayer experience rich more

  • Caring Prayer And Praying Care

    Contributed by Christopher Holdsworth on Jun 26, 2018
    based on 5 ratings

    Holistic Healing within the Church

    CARING PRAYER AND PRAYING CARE James 5:13-20 In the previous verses (James 5:7-12), James exhorted us to patience. The writer mentioned the sufferings of the prophets as an example of endurance (James 5:10). However, patience need not be passive: it will also see us engaged in prayer. AN more

  • How To Pray Like A Righteous Man

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on May 5, 2018
    based on 162 ratings

    James gives us the example of how to pray by referring back to Elijah’s prayer for rain. What did he do that we can copy in our prayers?

    OPEN: A man by the name of Harold Lamb told this story of a sales presentation he made at a church board meeting: "My co-worker and I were making a sales call to a rural Baptist church. We gave our presentation to the church committee, and then the group’s chairman walked to the altar and knelt more

  • Called To Confess Series

    Contributed by Dean Courtier on Apr 5, 2016
    based on 5 ratings

    Do you find it easy to admit when YOU have done something wrong? If we are honest, none of us are really comfortable admitting we have done something wrong.

    CALLED TO CONFESS This morning, as we continue in our series on Dynamic Disciples, our focus is on confession, The Oxford dictionary defines confession this way: 1. A formal statement admitting that one is guilty. 2. An acknowledgement that one has done something about which one is ashamed more

  • Is Anyone Of You In Trouble? Series

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Jul 23, 2012
    based on 283 ratings

    James gives us the solution to trouble and several other things that we encounter in life. 1- Are you in trouble? Pray 2- Are you happy? Sing 3- Are you sick? Call (make a phone call)

    INTRO.- Trouble. Can life be lived without any trouble? No, it’s an impossibility. ILL.- Mark Twain said, “My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.” I think all parents have some trouble with their kids, but I doubt seriously that they more

  • Prayer That Energizes Series

    Contributed by Charles Jones on Mar 28, 2012
    based on 9 ratings

    James pictures a level of prayer that is beyond any believer's normal capacity - this prayer is divinely energized by the direct involvement of the Holy Spirit. The Greek word for "fervent" actually does not appear in the original text. It is an amplifica

    Prayer That Energizes - Bishop Charles C. Jones James 5:16,17 Text James 5:16 The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much. James 5:16 The Prayer of a righteous man is of great force when energized. James pictures a level of prayer that is more

  • Faith In All Circumstances Series

    Contributed by Scott Kircher on Aug 22, 2010
    based on 45 ratings

    Looks at the 5 things James talks about that should be coming out of the mouths of People of Faith.

    Faith in all Circumstances James 5:13-20 A Person of Faith who is… In Trouble should Pray (v.13a) Happy should Praise (v. 13b) Sick should Call (v.14-15a) In Sin should Confess (v. 15b-18) Faithful should Preach (v. 19-20) Slide We finish up our series “James – Real Faith for Real more

  • An Exposition Of James Five Series

    Contributed by David Wilson on Apr 29, 2009
    based on 6 ratings

    An in-depth look at James chapter five with practical applications. This entire series is available as an ebook from itunes or for the Nook via Barnes and Noble for the nominal fee of $4.95. This book is a conversational commentary.

    5:1-6 Superior Faith is not Found in Greed Once again James blows his spiritual whistle and calls for the attention of a specific group. He leaves no question regarding the status of those wealthy people who have used their wealth as a sign of their supposed superior faith. In fact, James now more

  • Power Of Persistent Prayer

    Contributed by Richard White on Feb 16, 2008
    based on 13 ratings

    We have not because we ask not. There is power in persistent prayer.

    The Power of Persistent Prayer James 5:13ff Luke 18:1-18 Recently there has been much information in the media about the Islamic faith. You might have learned more about the Muslims in the last year than you did all the rest of your life. I was interested to learn about one of their “Five more

  • Test 9: Affliction Test, Part 2 Series

    Contributed by Jim Drake on Feb 14, 2008
    based on 40 ratings

    This sermon looks at the second key to passing the affliction test--the corporate key.

    1. Corporate confession 2. Corporate prayer I saw a sports headline a couple of weeks ago that really surprised me. It turns out that one of the freshmen for the University of Tennessee’s football team got into some trouble with the law. That’s not really the surprising part. It seems that more

  • The Kind Of Prayer That Changes Things Series

    Contributed by Grant Van Boeschoten on Feb 14, 2008
    based on 25 ratings

    The world that we live in desperately needs God’s intervention, and so we need the kind of prayer that changes things. This sermon builds a case for why we need prayer and then discusses characteristics (honest, fervent, rises to take action, salvation)

    The Kind of Prayer that Changes Things Grant van Boeschoten February 10, 2007 One of my favorite topics to talk about in life is prayer. One of my favorite things to do is to pray. Some people don’t see what all the commotion and fuss is about though. They don’t think that prayer is more

  • The Prayer Of Faith Series

    Contributed by Charles Cockroft on Jan 28, 2008
    based on 136 ratings

    The prayer of faith must be prayer for healing. What is the prayer of faith?

    The Prayer of Faith We have been in a Study of Prayer. We have looked at why we pray, Persistence in Prayer, and Kinds of prayer. We have been learning how to pray to get results. I am sure that when we get prayers answered that we will have more confidence in God. We have talked about kinds more

  • What Do I Do When I'm.... Series

    Contributed by Don Jones on Oct 24, 2007
    based on 42 ratings

    The message deals that what we are to do when we are 1. in trouble 2. happy 3. sick 4. have sinned.

    What Should I Do When.. James 5:13-20 Introduction A man was watching the news one night when it was reported that a car was going the wrong direction on the freeway. The man knew his wife was on that freeway and became very concerned so called her on her cell phone. She answered and he more

  • How To Pray The Prayer Of Faith

    Contributed by Tony Abram on Aug 30, 2007
    based on 12 ratings

    Prayers are being read, said, written by millions of people daily with out ever getting an answer. The way prayer is answered by the true and living God is when we pray in Faith. Most believers know this but do not know how to pray in faith or to pray the

    HOW TO PRAY THE PRAYER OF FAITH Romans 8:14-171 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God. 15 For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father. 16 The Spirit itself beareth more

  • The Prayers Of A Righteous Man Series

    Contributed by J. Brad Campbell on Jun 18, 2007
    based on 14 ratings

    this is the final sermon in a series dealing with things that will hinder your prayer life. In this message we are given the key to having our prayers answered

    HINDRANCES TO PRAYER ------------------------------------------------- LESSON #10 THE PRAYERS OF A RIGHTEOUS MAN THE CONCLUSION TEXT: JAMES 5:16 REVIEW: What was last weeks lesson? Domestic problems. Who ordained marriage? God. Marriage is the foundation of everything else in more