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  • Be Strengthened Series

    Contributed by Christian Cheong on Mar 30, 2020

    The disciples were strengthened by the presence of the risen Christ, the promise of the Holy Spirit and the hope of the returning Christ.

  • While Waiting On God, I Can... Series

    Contributed by Shawn Drake on Mar 29, 2020
    based on 2 ratings

    This is the 1st sermon in the Action Series. This series began during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Power Of God Series

    Contributed by Lonnie Erwin on Feb 10, 2020

    When a person commits their life to Jesus Christ something happens to them, they have an eternal secure destination and are filled with the Holy Spirit (Acts 1:8).

    Big Idea: When a person commits their life to Jesus Christ something happens to them, they have an eternal secure destination and are filled with the Holy Spirit (Acts 1:8). This filling opens the door to enormous amount of potential and that potential provides us with purpose. Today and for the more

  • Star Gazers Or Earth Shakers?

    Contributed by John Gaston on Feb 9, 2020

    When Jesus ascended, the apostles kept staring up at the clouds -- even after He was out of sight. Two angels felt it necessary to reprimand them and get them moving toward their true mission, the saving of lost souls. This message will nudge you to that!

    STAR GAZERS OR EARTH SHAKERS? Acts 1:6-11 INTRODUCTION A. HUMOR A family had a reunion on a Saturday in California. On Sunday they all went to church. During the opening hymn, an earthquake hit. The building shook, the overhead lights swung back & forth. In true California style, they never more

  • Spreading The Word Sermon I: How It Is Possible Against Such Odds Series

    Contributed by Charles Cunningham on Jan 14, 2020
    based on 1 rating

    Despite multiple attacks against Christianity today, the spreading of the Good News of God's love in Christ is our unfinished task from which mature Christians will not shrink or be silenced.

    HOW IS IT POSSIBLE TO SPREAD THE GOOD NEWS AGAINST SUCH ODDS? There was no doubt about the empty tomb! The question for the Jewish hierarchy was how to control and shape the narrative to explain away even the possibility of a resurrection - to discourage Jesus’ more

  • Run #4 Series

    Contributed by Robert Butler on Dec 23, 2019

    Faith and Trust in God means you will be asked to challenge the status quo so He will be glorified

    As I was reading my bible this week, I came across a familiar piece of scripture about a guy who should have been on a box of “wheaties” in early Jerusalem. The story comes out of 1 Sam 17. It’s the story of David and Goliath. To refresh your memory, this is where David a little shepherd boy has more

  • Unwrapping The Spirit

    Contributed by Dennis Lee on Dec 17, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    A Christmas message centering on the gift of the Holy Spirit.

    Unwrapping the Spirit {Audio File:!bAF0VKCJ!amMotRapmZcowigfBkMXtqRJKDMrNsGU2rpY5Pb4CNE} After excitedly opening up all her presents on Christmas morning, a little girl sat back a little dejected and sad. Her mother, noticing the change asked, “Didn’t you get everything you more

  • Why Do I Need Holy Spirit – Part 3 Series

    Contributed by Dr. Jonathan L Vorce on Dec 13, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    The Holy Spirit’s Work could be classified as: “The active presence of God in the world, and more specifically in the church.”

    I. HE EMPOWERS US FOR SPIRIT-LED LIVING John 6:63 ESV - It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh is no help at all. The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and life. A. Empowered to Witness 1. Acts 1:8 (Quote) - Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, the Uttermost parts of the earth. a. Our more

  • Why Do I Need Holy Spirit - Part 1 Series

    Contributed by Dr. Jonathan L Vorce on Nov 29, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    Has anyone ever asked you, "Why do I need Holy Spirit?" If so, what did you tell them? Here is a study that may help us more thoroughly answer this question!

    Holy Spirit is the third person of the triune Godhead. Often, when God makes Himself known, He will do it through a Holy Spirit manifestation. The three most common “known” forms of God’s presence are: 1. The Omnipresence – Ever present God (Whether we feel Him or not) 2. Indwelling Presence – The more

  • Maintaining Readiness

    Contributed by Kerry Haynes on Nov 26, 2019
    based on 4 ratings

    Jesus shares illustrations to show that his return will be sudden and unexpected. His call on us is to be ready at any moment. The First Sunday of Advent reminds us that Jesus came, and Jesus is coming again!

    Matthew 24:36-44 Maintaining Readiness The military has a readiness system of green, amber and red, to illustrate threat levels we might face at any given time. When you go on base or on post, you’ll see a Force Protection Condition, or FPCON, ranging from normal to delta. Likewise, the president more

  • No Shortcuts To Spiritual Maturity Series

    Contributed by Chuck Sligh on Nov 17, 2019

    John prophesied that he baptized with water, but Jesus would baptize with the Holy Spirit. This sermon answers 3 questions: WHAT is the baptism with the Holy Spirit?; WHEN did it occur?; what does this mean to us?

    No Shortcuts to Spiritual Maturity Series: Mark, Sermon 2 Chuck Sligh November 17, 2019 NOTE: A PowerPoint presentation is available for this sermon by request at Please mention the title of the sermon and the Bible text to help me find the sermon in my archives. TEXT: more

  • Preparations For Revival Series

    Contributed by Shine Thomas on Nov 12, 2019

    God called us out of darkness into his divine light and made us his sons and daughters. Are we serious of what God has done in our life? Are you fulfilling God’s call?

    Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas More ways to reach us : Facebook: Instragram: INTRODUCTION: God called us out of darkness into his divine light and made us his sons and daughters. Are we serious of what God has done in our more

  • Witness: Prepares #1 Series

    Contributed by Robert Butler on Oct 24, 2019

    We’re all being prepared to be witnesses through the anointing of the Holy Spirit.

    We begin with a conversation about the deepest question of all: why are we here? what’s the meaning of our lives? Nothing enduringly great has ever been achieved without asking that question. For us, as Christians, we have answered the question through the lenses of ONE indisputable Truth – God more

  • The Infilling And Baptism Of The Holy Spirit

    Contributed by John Oscar on Oct 21, 2019

    A sermon explaining how the infilling and baptism of the Holy Spirit is the restoration of what was lost in the Garden of Eden

    The Infilling of the Holy Spirit Christianity 101 CCCAG October 13th, 2019 Scripture- John 14:15, John 20:19, Acts 1:6-8, Acts 2:1-4, Gal 5:22-23 When I was growing up Lutheran and in confirmation classes, we had several of my classmates suddenly disappeared from our Wednesday night classes. Many more

  • Mission Possible Series

    Contributed by Brian Bill on Sep 21, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    We’re called to witness where we are, but not stay where we are.

    Mission Possible Rev. Brian Bill Acts 1:6-11 September 21-22, 2019 Sermon Bumper: Tell Me A witness is simply someone who speaks from personal experience about what is true. How are you doing at telling people the truth about Jesus? A first-hand witness reports what was personally seen, heard more