Free Sermons and Sermon Outlines for Preaching :

Sermons on Alabaster: showing 1-15 of 249





  • Show more


Sermon Type


Get Full Access — Free for 14 Days
Unlock premium sermon illustrations, preaching campaigns, and church media ... only with PRO
Get Started
  • Alabaster Investment

    Contributed by Eric Aschendorf on Nov 18, 2003
    based on 41 ratings

    What is in your Alabaster Box? What will you lie at the feet of the LORD?

    Alabaster Investment Word In Due Season ( Pastor Eric Aschendorf Become a Part of the Love at: Tree Of Life Ministries Association ( Matt 26:2, 6-13 Mat 26:2 Ye know that after two more

  • Alabaster Giving #1

    Contributed by Howard Mcglamery on Jan 7, 2003
    based on 31 ratings

    God wants our best, our all. Mary the sister of Martha was an example of giving our best and our all to the Savior.

    Alabaster Giving #1 John 12:1-8 Introduction In a few minutes I’m going to be reading about a home in the Bible. This is the home of Mary, Martha, and Lazarus. In this home we find: Lazarus – who had been raised from the dead. Mary – who was sitting at the feet of Jesus in more

  • Alabaster Giving #2

    Contributed by Howard Mcglamery on Jan 7, 2003
    based on 97 ratings

    This is the beautiful story of Mary and of the gift that Jesus said would be a memorial to the whole world.

    Alabaster Giving #2 Mark 14:3-9 Introduction There is a beautiful story here. A story so important that it is found in three of the Gospels. A story that Jesus said would be told and remembered throughout history. In order to help us understand this event, I want to do it through a series more

  • Alabaster Jars To Extravagant Love Series

    Contributed by Andy Almendarez on Dec 11, 2006
    based on 6 ratings

    The love of Jesus takes believers way beyond responsible giving to extravagant love!

    Alabaster Jars to Extravagant Love Mark 14:3-9 The love of Jesus takes believers way beyond responsible giving to extravagant love! I want to begin this series on giving with the extravagant gift of Mary to our Lord Jesus. Those who are forgiven much love much. Cantankerous old barber more

  • Faith To Empty Your Alabaster Box

    Contributed by Cedric Portis on Nov 6, 2001
    based on 253 ratings

    The Lord is worthy to receive unashamed worship. See how this woman gives us the blueprint of true worhsip.

    True Worship Faith to Empty Your Alabaster Box Luke 7:36 And one of the Pharisees desired him that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee’s house, and sat down to meat. Luke 7:37 And, behold, a woman in the city, which was a sinner, when she knew that Jesus sat at meat in the more

  • The Heart Of Worship Series

    Contributed by K. Edward Skidmore on Dec 13, 2004
    based on 36 ratings

    The Woman with the Alabaster Jar illustrates the HEART of Worship.

    Purpose Series #6 (Six Sessions on God’s Purpose for Your Life) The Heart of Worship Luke 7:36-50 SCRIPTURE READING: Luke 7:36-39 INTRODUCTION: This is the 6th week of our study in “Beginning Life Together.” This study is taken from the book, The Purpose Driven Life where Rick more

  • Overwhelming Love

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Jan 24, 2001
    based on 757 ratings

    There is no record of anyone ever coming to Jesus & telling Him, "Lord, I love you." But here is a woman who expressed her love in the only way she knew how. (Powerpoint Available - #213)

    MELVIN M. NEWLAND, MINISTER RIDGE CHAPEL, KANSAS, OK (REVISED: 2016) (Simple Powerpoint slides are available at no charge. Just e-mail me at with your request - #213.) TEXT: Mark 14:3-9 The scene is Bethany, a village just a few miles from more

  • The Good Work Of Wasted Ointment

    Contributed by Philip Harrelson on Sep 7, 2006
    based on 8 ratings

    This is a message of the broken alabaster box and what real worship can do in our lives.

    Mark 14:3-9 KJV And being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at meat, there came a woman having an alabaster box of ointment of spikenard very precious; and she brake the box, and poured it on his head. [4] And there were some that had indignation within themselves, and said, more

  • Broken

    Contributed by Rich Hadley on Dec 16, 2001
    based on 215 ratings

    Designed to be used in conjunction with CeCe Winan’s song "Alabaster Box", this sermon challenges the Pharisee in us all.

  • Sacrifice Fragrant To The Lord

    Contributed by William Tan Yen Hoe on May 17, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    What is it in your hand to offer to the Lord. The sacrifice which you offered not only bring delight to the Lord but also bring the most beautiful fragrance to fill the entire room.

    Today the title of my sharing is “A Fragrant Sacrifice” This story is taken from John 12 and also found in Matt 26 and Mark 14. The setting was at the house of Simon the Leper, (where Lazarus lived) after he had been raised from the dead. The time was six days before the Passover. more

  • Living A Life Of Sacrifice: A Matter Of The Heart

    Contributed by Mike Hays on Dec 2, 2001
    based on 33 ratings

    The woman with the alabaster jar and the widow’s two copper coins show us that sacrificial giver is not determined by much we give, but by a grateful heart.

  • Do What You Can

    Contributed by Don Brockus on Oct 6, 2007
    based on 6 ratings

    It is my opinion that although the gospels of Matt., Mk., Lk., and John record some similar details regarding the alabaster jar, the critical reader will conclude that three separate anointing occur.

    Do What You Can! (Mark 14:3-9) (Mark 14:1-9; Matthew 26:7-13; Luke 7:36-40; John 12:3-8, cf. [confer]) Introduction In our pericope (Pericope is an English word with Greek origins for: a passage from a written work) this morning, I have chosen Mark 14:3-9. It is my opinion that although the more

  • The Freedom Of Forgiveness Series

    Contributed by Chris Surber on Jul 7, 2008
    based on 5 ratings

    Grace enables us to forgive others and ourselves.

    The Freedom of Forgiveness, Luke 7:36-50 Introduction It is told of a famous smith of medieval times that, having been taken prisoner and immured in a dungeon, he began to examine the chain that bound him with a view to discovering some flaw that might make it easier to break it. His hope was more

  • Love Anyway

    Contributed by Ken Pell on Oct 19, 2008

    The extravagance of love often has a demanding yet exhilarating cost.

    Love Anyway Mark 14:3-9 Sermon Objective: The extravagance of love often has a demanding yet exhilarating cost. Supporting Scripture: 1 John 4:20; Luke 10:29-37; James 2:14-26 INTRO It was a quiet December evening on Ward C43, the oncology unit at Georgetown University. Many of the more

  • What? No Offering Plates? Series

    Contributed by Rick Stacy on Nov 10, 2002
    based on 40 ratings

    Sermon 2 of 5 on why we do what we do in church. At the Meridian Christian Church we don’t pass an offering plate. Did you ever wonder why?

    Luke 7:36-50 (NCV) 36 One of the Pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him, so Jesus went into the Pharisee’s house and sat at the table. 37 A sinful woman in the town learned that Jesus was eating at the Pharisee’s house. So she brought an alabaster jar of perfume 38 and stood behind Jesus at his more