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  • Being Alert For Opportunities Series

    Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Mar 19, 2012
    based on 37 ratings

    The reason we are not making the most of our opportunities & just sleeping through so many other opportunities is because we have made a division between the life of faith & our daily life. We are to seek to serve God continually in our daily life

    COLOSSIANS 4: 2-6 [Christ Above All Series] BEING ALERT FOR OPPORTUNITIES Has your Christian Life lost its excitement? Has the fire gone out and you sense yourself just going through the motions? You know that the Christian life is the right way to live but the enthusiasm you once had more

  • Are You Communicating With God And Unbelievers? Series

    Contributed by Scott Jordan on Apr 26, 2007
    based on 9 ratings

    Part 10 of the series in Colossians

    Are you communicating with God and Unbelievers? Questions from Colossians Col 4:1-6 I. Talk with God A. Talk with God faithfully. Devote yourselves to prayer Col 4:2a B. Talk with God watchfully. Prayer with an alert mind Col 4:2b C. Talk with God thankfully. more

  • What Can I Do To Promote The Gospel? Series

    Contributed by Jonathan Mcleod on Nov 14, 2006
    based on 21 ratings

    We can promote the gospel by our prayers, our lives, and our words.

    WHAT CAN I DO TO PROMOTE THE GOSPEL? Colossians 4:2-6 This passage talks about the two spiritual disciplines that Christians have the most guilt about: prayer and witnessing. Most of us struggle to faithfully pray and witness. My purpose today is not to make you feel guiltier. My purpose more

  • Keys To Effective Evangelism Series

    Contributed by Jeffery Anselmi on Sep 19, 2006
    based on 24 ratings

    There are three things Pauls gives to us in the passage that will help us to be more effective soul-winners.

    INTRODUCTION • I want you to take a look in your bulletin for a moment. • I would like for you to look on the inside cover if you would. • On the inside cover you will find a purpose statement. This statement summarizes why we are here as a church. • When you look at the statement, it really more

  • The Da Vinci Con - Making The Most Of It

    Contributed by Bill Sullivan on May 18, 2006
    based on 9 ratings

    There are many ways we can respond as believers to the cultural phenomenon that is the Da Vinci Code.

    The Da Vinci Con Making the most of it TCF Sermon May 14, 2006 Last week, Jim Garrett equipped us to crack the code. The code, as in the Da Vinci Code, turns out to be the Da Vinci Con. If you were wondering what’s actually true in this book, as well as in the movie that’s going to be more

  • God Bless Us With Victory

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Aug 2, 2005
    based on 163 ratings

    We need victory over the troubles of this life.

    INTRO.- ILL.- Someone said, "Life is unfair. I lost my car keys at a ball game and never found them. I lost my sunglasses at the beach and never found them. I lost my socks in the washing machine and never found them. I lost three pounds on a diet -- I found them and five more." Life does more

  • Three Essentials For Ministry Series

    Contributed by Keith Walker on May 20, 2004
    based on 61 ratings

    Paul finishes Colossians by focusing on three essentials for successful Christian living and ministry: Praying to God, Proclaiming the Word, and Partnering with others.

    INTRODUCTION If you knew your time was short on this earth and you wanted to give final instructions or advice to loved ones what would you say? It would be difficult but important. You would focus on essential matters rather than incidental things, wouldn’t you? Paul finishes his letter to the more

  • Helping Your Friend Become God's Friend Series

    Contributed by Rick Duncan on Aug 27, 2003
    based on 57 ratings

    If your friend were God’s friend how would their life be different? If your friend were God’s friend how would your relationship with each other change? If your friend were God’s friend how would you feel about their eternal destiny?

    On our vacation, I asked God to open some doors for me to give a clear word about Christ. I was looking for opportunities. Let me share a story with you about one of them. I was in a pool playing around with Evan, our ten-year-old son, when a man asked me, “Are you finding you way around more

  • Thinking Like Jesus Series

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Jul 30, 2003
    based on 101 ratings

    Paul tells us we need to have a certain kind of "passion" in our lives. What is that passion and how can it help us be better witnesses for Christ?

    OPEN: During a long and losing baseball game, the restless boys on the little league team began to question Ritchie, their assistant coach, about his attractive sister. How old was she? Was she going out with anyone...? Etc. The head coach was beginning to get annoyed. Not only were they more

  • Pray!

    Contributed by Chris Talton on Jul 28, 2003
    based on 33 ratings

    Paul gives guidelines for the Colossians in how they can pray for him. In the process, he tells how our prayers can be powerful and effective.

    June 22, 2003 Colossians 4:2-6 “Pray!” INTRODUCTION For the last four months, we have been examining the letter that Paul wrote from his prison cell to the church at Colosse. Here at the end of the letter, just as we would when we write letters, he leaves his readers with more

  • God Speaks To Reveal Himself Series

    Contributed by Joseph Smith on Jul 21, 2003
    based on 24 ratings

    Part 4 of a series on Blackaby’s Experiencing God: God speaks through the Bible, prayer, circumstances, and the church to reveal Himself, His purposes, and His ways.

    The children were gathered for Sunday School, and the teacher knew that she had a particularly hard lesson to teach that day. She was to teach about the Trinity. She was supposed to teach the children that God is one but in three persons, and how do you explain the concept of the Trinity to young more

  • What To Pray For

    Contributed by Jeff Simms on Jul 7, 2003
    based on 16 ratings

    to stress the importance of prayer in the life of the believer, especially when it comes to evangelism

    What to Pray for Colossians 4:2-6 Primary Purpose: To stress the importance of prayer in the life of the believers, especially when it comes to evangelism. Paul’s requests for prayer enlightens us as to his priorities in his life. We would do well to heed his words ad to follow his more

  • Knowing What To Pray For Series

    Contributed by Brian Bill on Apr 25, 2003
    based on 176 ratings

    Sometimes it’s difficult to know how to pray and what to pray for. Paul challenges us to pray with devotion so that the gospel message will go out clearly as we give out grace to those who do not yet know Christ.

    Knowing What to Pray For Many of us have been on a trip together. As you look around this room it may not seem like it, but we’ve been fellow passengers and on several occasions, I’ve served as your tour guide. Our trips have not always been pleasant, but most have been memorable. In fact, at more

  • "Persisting In Prayer Until They Are Saved" Series

    Contributed by Marilyn Murphree on Mar 24, 2003
    based on 221 ratings

    We must not give up on people if they don’t respond immediately.

    Iliff and Saltillo UM Churches September 29, 2002 Persisting in Prayer Until They are Saved Colossians 4:2-6 I Thess. 5:17 INTRODUCTION: At the time Paul wrote these words he was in prison in Rome. You would think that this would have been a down time for him as far as seeing people more

  • Prayer 2- Devote Yourselves To Prayer Series

    Contributed by Ewen Huffman on Jan 7, 2003
    based on 15 ratings

    A sermon at the start of a series on prayer, given at a Covenant (re-dedication) service

    “Devote yourselves to prayer”, “pray continually” Col 4:2, 1Th5:17 Covenant service 5 Jan 2003 pm In his book Living Life on Purpose, Greg Anderson shares the story of one man’s journey to joy: ... his wife had left him and he was completely depressed. He had lost faith in himself, in other more