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  • Promises Made - Promises Kept

    Contributed by Brent Williams on Jun 18, 2001
    based on 64 ratings

    As fathers we have made a promise to our family, now is the time for us to keep that promise.

    Promises Made -- Promises Kept 1 Kings 1:28-35 1 Kings 2:1- Intro: Merrit Issues call to arms in defense of family, souls. Illustration: “Big Sissy” “The Big Sissy” One summer evening during more

  • The Four Pillars Of A Man's Heart

    Contributed by Jefferson Williams on Feb 8, 2005
    based on 38 ratings

    Based on the excellent book by the same name by Stu Weber, this sermon challenges men to take up the roles of king, warrior, mentor, and friend and lead their families and churches in the power of Christ.

    The Four Pillars of a Man’s Heart Pastor Jeff Williams 6-20-04 In 1555, Hugh Latimer and Nicholas Ridley walked out of prison for the last time. They both were condemned to be burned at the stake for refusing to recant their personal faith in Jesus Christ. As they approached the stake, Latimer more

  • The Godly-Father

    Contributed by Paul Hammons on Mar 12, 2007
    based on 24 ratings

    Dads are very special people to their kids and they have a tremendous impact on their lives and in our society…

    The Godly-Father; 1 Kings 2:1-4 In his book “Fatherhood”, Bill Cosby wrote, “Now that my father is a grandfather he just can’t wait to give money to my kids. But when I was a kid and I asked him for 50 cents, he would tell me the story of his life. How he got up at 5 a.m. when he was 7-years-old more

  • Be A Man!

    Contributed by Daniel Habben on Jun 19, 2005
    based on 9 ratings

    Be A Man! 1) Of the Word 2) For the Word

    “Be a man!” What comes to mind when you hear those words? Do you picture boys egging one another on to do some daredevil stunt like riding a skateboard down a handrail? Do you picture a sergeant berating a soldier for complaining about a tough training exercise? Would you expect to find those words more

  • Life Of David: David's Other Sin Series

    Contributed by Troy Borst on Aug 1, 2005
    based on 21 ratings

    David takes an oath that Shimei will not be harmed. Forgiveness has taken place. Or has it?

    DAVID’S OTHER SIN 2 SAMUEL 16:5-14 2 SAMUEL 19:14-23 1 KINGS 2:1-12 INTRODUCTION I would like to tell you a story this morning. The story is a Biblical story that can be found in 2 Samuel 16, 2 Samuel 19, and 1 Kings 2. Actually, each of those chapters corresponds to an episode of the story. more

  • "Walking Tall" Series

    Contributed by Danny Moss on Jun 13, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    This message stesses what it means to be a man of God, and "walk tall" for Him.

    "WALKING TALL"-a Dad’s day message (1) Text-1st Kings 2:1-4 Preached-Sunday morning-June 17th, 2007 Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Danny Moss, pastor INTRODUCTION- There was a movie out several years ago about a Southern more

  • Dad''s In The Genes

    Contributed by Ryan Akers on Jun 20, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    Our world has a definition of what a real man looks like. John Wayne, Vin Diesel are people we look at as a man’s man. But God says a real man is someone who knows what it means to follow him.

    Dad’s…It’s In The Genes Video- Fathers Day Memories- Bought from Sermon Spice Me- I have said many times to people, “The best sermon is your own testimony.” It is our stories and how God has worked in us that will help change the lives of others. Testimony- (Rock Bottom Life)- This is the story more

  • Be Strong, Be Courageous, Be Faithful

    Contributed by Scott Carmer on May 29, 2006
    based on 25 ratings

    On his death bed, these are the words of advice given by King David to his son Solomon.

    Be Strong, Be Courageous, Be Faithful I Kings 2:1-4 May 28, 2006 The Greatest Spectacle in Racing takes place today. The Indianapolis 500 has been a Memorial Weekend tradition ever since 1911 with the exception of a few years during wartime when it wasn’t run. I will be the first to admit to you more

  • If God Gave You A Wish, What Would It Be?

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 8, 2003
    based on 156 ratings

    Solomon decides wisely and well - why?

    If God gave you a wish, what would it be? 1 Kings 2:1-4 and 3:1-15 This morning I would like to speak from the Old Testament lesson. In the Old Testament, God rarely appeared to people. However, King Solomon had a number of direct encounters with God and this more

  • Life Will Cease To Be A Struggle Series

    Contributed by Joseph Smith on Jul 18, 2004
    based on 7 ratings

    Second in a series on popular illusions; and for Independence Day. Life will not cease to be a struggle if justice is not fully realized, feelings are not fully expressed, and wrong decisions are not fully reversed.

    What kind of a retirement party was this? He had worked so long, he had struggled with so many things, and now, here, at the end, it seemed there was still unfinished business. His worries were not behind him, nor were all the issues settled. And why not? Had he no right to expect that now life more

  • Death Of A King Series

    Contributed by Michael Mccartney on Jan 2, 2001
    based on 74 ratings

    David died leaving a mark in history for all of eternity to talk about.

    The Death of a King Thesis: David died leaving a mark in history for all of eternity to talk about. Texts: II Samuel 23, I Kings 2:1-12, I Chronicles 28, 29 Illustration: Titanic’s Last Hero Introduction: John Harper’s words from the ocean his lasts words shortly before his death still echo more

  • "Final Words Of Wisdom"

    Contributed by Dennis Deese on Aug 16, 2002
    based on 34 ratings

    David could have referred to many different subjects at the end of his life but his topic was God. There is no doubt in my mind that had he spoke about any other subject other than the Lord the Holy Spirit would have penned that as well. In fact, if you

    “FINAL WORDS OF WISDOM” (The Leader’s Agenda) I KINGS 2:1-4 David could have referred to many different subjects at the end of his life but his topic was God. There is no doubt in my mind that had he spoke about any other subject other than the Lord the Holy Spirit would have penned that as more

  • Be A Man!

    Contributed by Jim Reynolds on Jun 2, 2003
    based on 124 ratings

    A strong Father’s Day sermon, taken from David’s last words, about what it takes to be a "real man" in God’s eyes.

    BE A MAN! I Kings 2:1-4 BACKGROUND: David is the King of Israel; Israel at the time is the greatest nation on the face of the planet. There is no competition. ILLUS: similar to America after World War II – Our economy and national pride were booming. We had just set off a nuclear bomb and more

  • ¿quieres Tener Un Año Próspero? Series

    Contributed by Alberto Sanchez on Dec 27, 2002
    based on 76 ratings

    Si lanzamos la pregunta ¿Cuántos quieren tener un año próspero? De seguro es que la mayoría diría “yo”, (y digo la mayoría, porque a veces las personas se conforman a un tipo de vida sin prosperidad, si es económica, ya no se esfuerzan por alcanzar algo

    I. OYE EL CONSEJO DE LA PALABRA DE DIOS. A. LA INVITACIÓN ES “ABRE TUS OÍDOS Y PON ATENCIÓN”. a) Decide este año escuchar aún más, poner aún mejor atención. B. A LA PALABRA DE DIOS. a) Decide sabiamente a que sea la Palabra de Dios la prioridad en cuanto a escuchar. Las enseñanzas, las predicas, more

  • 1 Kings: Part 1 PRO Sermon

    Contributed by Sermon Spark on Sep 26, 2023
    based on 3 ratings

    Good morning, Church! Today, we are journeying through the pages of the Old Testament, specifically 1 Kings 1:1-5:18. We'll be exploring the final days of King David, Solomon's request for wisdom, and the preparations for the Temple. In the words of revered Christian author, A.W. Tozer, "Wisdom is more