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  • Failure To Understand The Light Series

    Contributed by Jerry Cosper on Apr 17, 2012
    based on 2 ratings

    People of every generation blurt out the same question, “Who are you, Jesus?” Well, Jesus answers that question.

    Tonight we continue with Jesus’ discussion with the Pharisees. READ v. 25. Man asks a very basic question. Now Jesus had just made a phenomenal claim that He was the Light of the world. Of course, His claim shocked the Pharisees as well as others. And when you recap what Jesus had told these more

  • The Splash Felt Around The World - An Allegorical Fish Story

    Contributed by Preacher Fo Real on Dec 15, 2008
    based on 11 ratings

    A story with a spiritual meaning.

    Chapter 1: Trip to Ascertain Bend Jackie and his brother, Stephen, had grown up fishing in the various creeks, ponds, and lakes that populates the Bibb and Perry county area. While growing up in Marion, they fished at Shady Grove Lake in Bibb County with their father and grandfather. Now grown, more

  • The Resurrection

    Contributed by Ajai Prakash on Apr 19, 2011
    based on 6 ratings

    Once the disciples had met the risen Christ, nothing could stop them preaching their message ... The resurrection was the fundamental premise of what they believed and preached. Such is the power of the gospel to change, challenge, and charge men and wome

    Opening illustration: Joyce Hollyday tells the story of a school teacher who was assigned to visit children in a large city hospital who received a routine call requesting that she visit a particular child. The teacher took the boy’s name and room number, and was told by the teacher on the other more

  • The Misunderstood Messiah Series

    Contributed by Jerry Cosper on Feb 29, 2012
    based on 3 ratings

    Throughout the history of the world, man has misunderstood the Messiah. There are four misunderstandings in particular that we are going to look at.

    Throughout the history of the world, man has misunderstood the Messiah. There are four misunderstandings in particular that we are going to look at this evening in John 12: 20-36. READ 20-22. You might remember from last time that Jesus had just been hailed as the coming King and Messiah by more

  • God At Work

    Contributed by Jon Mackinney on Feb 6, 2012
    based on 2 ratings

    God is always at work. He is never idle. The question is whether we are going to come alongside HIm and engage in what He is doing, or stand in the way or idly by.,

    Passage: Daniel 2:1-21 Intro: God is the most active being in the universe. 1. there is never a moment when He is not engaged in meaningful activity 2. He never sleeps, He is never bored, He is always at work accomplishing His purposes. 3. even when He rested on the 7th day of creation more

  • Old Man Death Series

    Contributed by Johnny Palmer on Dec 8, 2011

    We have seen that this knowledge was Disobedience; now we see it brings forth death as God had promised.

    Intro: 1. One morning in 1888 Alfred Noble, inventor of dynamite, awoke to read his own obituary. The obituary was printed as a result of a simple journalistic error. You see, it was Alfred’s brother that had died and the reporter carelessly reported the death of the wrong brother. 2. more

  • The Time Traveller: Chapter 3 Series

    Contributed by Michael Buckingham on Dec 5, 2011

    Chapter 3 of the ongoing saga.

    The Time Traveller Chapter 3 So here we are again, ready for our next instalment of the Time Traveller. I have nothing special to say at the beginning of this chapter, but I would beg that you forgive in advance some of the self love I am going to manifest today. After John’s visit more

  • Real Help For Families

    Contributed by Jeremy Poling on Mar 21, 2011

    General help for families.

    Son 8:6 Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame. Son 8:7 Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give more

  • The Sacrifice Of Abel Series

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Feb 13, 2011

    Abel worshiped in faith, and so should we.

    Ss Cyril & Methodius February 14, 2011 The Spirit of the Liturgy For a few months now we have been considering, with our Holy Father, the spirit of the liturgy. And so it is fitting that we hear today, and on Valentine’s Day, this marvelous lesson from Genesis, the story of accepted more

  • Eternity Is Now Series

    Contributed by Tom Owen on Dec 7, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    Learning how to be the church in today's world through learning from the book of Acts.

    [2] How long is eternity? Think about it. Just how long is eternity? Can we even wrap our minds around how immeasurable the eons of time will be in eternity? I think we’re such a time-obsessed culture that it’s hard for us to imagine anything besides finite time. Think about it, more

  • Y R U Crying Series

    Contributed by Rick Pendleton on Oct 12, 2010

    Mary Magdalene was crying at the tomb. We have many problems and we cry too. Do we cry for the same reasons she did?

    Why Are You Crying? John 20:1-18 It was very difficult for God to watch people cry because He cared for them. Sick He healed Mary/Martha Raised Lazarus 5000 hungry fed them Now, one of the people He loved very much... Mary Magdalene, is weeping at the tomb of Jesus. It more

  • The Picture Of A Patient Father Series

    Contributed by Jerry Watts on Sep 20, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    Looking at the familiar story called the "Prodigal Son"--consider the Father

    The Picture of a Patient Father Luke 15:11-24 * As I thought and prayed this week about our upcoming Revival effort & the need which I sense for a visit from the heaven through the manifest presence of the Holy Spirit, I was drawn to a familiar story in scripture. It is a story that Jesus told more

  • Look What The Wind Blew In

    Contributed by Noah Martinez on Mar 7, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    For those born of the water and the Spirit, church isn’t just part of their lives; it IS their life. Everything else revolves around the fact that church is the heartbeat of Christianity.

    LOOK WHAT THE WIND BLEW IN John 3 Here Jesus explains to a doctor of the law that his religion and his own righteousness were not enough before God; but that he had to be born again. Everyone birthed into God is born of the Spirit. To help Nicodemus understand – the moving of the wind. The more

  • Globalization Guided By Charity In Truth Series

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Jan 24, 2010

    Globalization is neither inevitable nor evil,but must be guided by charity in truth

    Conversion of St. Paul January 25, 2010 Caritas in Veritate Today’s feast of the Conversion of St. Paul also concludes the week of prayer for Christian Unity. The Scriptures remind us that nothing is impossible for God. The great persecutor of Christians becomes the Apostle to the more

  • Jude 1

    Contributed by Dan Cormie on Aug 31, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Part one of a message based on the book of Jude concerning apostasy and the need for the modern church to remain true to the gospel

    Dakota Community Church August 31, 2008 Jude 1 Read Jude WHO: Jude is written by the brother of Jesus and James but he claims only the title of “servant of Jesus Christ.” Mark 6:3 Isn’t this the carpenter? Isn’t this Mary’s son and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas and Simon? Aren’t more