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  • Satan's Background

    Contributed by Mike Fogerson on May 9, 2011

    Some background information on Satan & his demons.

    Satan’s Background Introduction A Pam’s reading a book on “birth orders”. 1 According to the book, your birth order determines how you act, your personality, strengths & weaknesses. a Fascinating, & right more often than it is wrong. b See/understand why people do ...read more

  • What A Family Background!! Series

    Contributed by Marian Diceanu on Jun 14, 2001
    based on 31 ratings

    The message deals with the context in which Joseph grew up.

    Genesis 37 What a family background!! In Britain there are a couple of TV programs that are called this: One is called “holidays from hell” –explain-. The other is called “neighbors from hell”. I remember watching a program about a family that was described by their neighbors as a family ...read more

  • Background To The Book Of Daniel

    Contributed by Johnny Palmer on Mar 26, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    One of the great book of the Bible is the book of Daniel.

    Intro: 1. “An earthquake shakes the foundations of our security; a tornado blows away a lifetime of work; an assassin’s bullet changes national history; a drunk driver claims another victim; national disasters…We cry out, “God, where are you?” But God, is where He has ...read more

  • Background To The Book Of Jonah

    Contributed by Johnny Palmer on Mar 28, 2010
    based on 4 ratings

    Background material about the book of Jonah which shows God's willingness to respond to our repentance.

    Intro: 1. Lutzer, “When you repent, God hears you! Remember the parable Jesus told in which the man, who was hired at 5:30 p.m., was paid as much as those who showed up at 9 in the morning? God is generous! I’ve seen God take people who repented after many wasted years and use them ...read more

  • Background To 1 Peter

    Contributed by Johnny Palmer on Apr 2, 2010
    based on 4 ratings

    If we are called to suffer as Christians, God's grace is more then sufficient to enable us to endure.

    Intro: 1. One man sarcastically writes, “Every Christian shall sit in his flower-bed. He shall find a heaven upon earth and all things shall work together for good to provide him with a garden like life. Thorns and thistles shall be unknown to him and he shall sit in his flower-decked ...read more

  • The Book Of Philippians; The Background Series

    Contributed by Ronald Thorington on Jan 1, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    This sermon give the background to the book of Philippians by mentioning about Apostle Paul’ calling, missionary journeys and churches he established.

    #1, 3-18-07 The Book of Philippians: The Background Introduction: 1) 2007 Theme: Serve the Lord joyfully 2) If you need encouragement, boast in the Lord. If joy were to leave you, read Philippians. 3) 104 verses offer authentic reasons to be thankful, joyful, and content 4) Source of ...read more

  • Daniel - Background And Introduction Series

    Contributed by Darren Rogers on Feb 14, 2008
    based on 12 ratings

    Bible study - looking at the writings, the life, and the prohecies of the prophet Daniel

    Daniel - Background & Introduction The Book of Daniel is one of the most exciting books in the Bible. The first thing we think of when we hear the name Daniel is "Lion’s Den." However Daniel is a book of prophecy. A quarter of the books in the Bible are of prophetic nature. One fifth of the ...read more

  • The Background Of The Apostle Paul Series

    Contributed by Dan Proctor on Jan 16, 2013
    based on 4 ratings

    In this lesson, we will study the background of the apostle Paul, so that we might obtain a greater appreciation of his unique ministry.

    Background of the Apostle Paul Introduction 1. In Acts 9:1-6, we read about the salvation testimony of the Apostle Paul. 2. Paul was on his way to Damascus to find and arrest Christians. On the road to Damascus, Paul has a face to face meeting with the risen and glorified Redeemer. This is ...read more

  • Similar Backgrounds Of Moses And Jesus

    Contributed by Alan Holden on Dec 26, 2012

    While Moses and Jesus had similar life backgrounds, their ministries were different.

    A Threatened Monarch A. Pharoah B. Herod the Great (the half-breed) An Impending Infanticide A. Drowning infant males B. Killing infant males A Young Guardian A. Miriam watches after Moses B. Mary, whose Hebrew name is Miriam, watches after Jesus An Egyptian Hiding Place A. Moses ...read more

  • Satan's Background, Part 2

    Contributed by Mike Fogerson on May 10, 2011

    Some more information on the nature of Satan.

    Satan’s Background, Part 2 A Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. Eph 6:11 (KJV) “Wiles” 1 Wiles is from the Greek word “methodei”. a Our word “method” comes from this word. b Derived from two ...read more

  • Background, Environment And Self

    Contributed by Dr. Abraham Obadare on Aug 13, 2016

    One's background, environment and self often act as objects of hindrance to people’s success and achievement, however, Jesus Christ is able to remove those objects of hindrance if one would surrender one’s life to Him

    One Evangelist Adeola Adesomi of Christ Apostolic Church WOSEM, Manchester recently maintained in her exhortation to a group of conference delegates in Bergamo, Italy that background, environment and self often act as objects of hindrance to people’s success and achievements. In her ...read more

  • Background Checks! (Ephesians, Chapter 4) Series

    Contributed by David Richardson on Nov 15, 2005
    based on 6 ratings

    “Am I spending the spiritual riches, the spiritual wealth provided by my Father in Heaven?”

    Series Title: The Heavenly Reserve Bank of God (Ephesians) Message Title: Background Checks! (Ephesians, Chapter 4) Scripture: Ephesians 4:1-7 4:1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be ...read more

  • Does My Faith Background Matter? Series

    Contributed by Timothy Smith on Jun 3, 2006
    based on 5 ratings

    3rd in a 4 part series dealing with topics that tend to divide people from each other and God.

    THE GREAT DIVIDE - PART 3 “DOES MY DENOMINATIONAL BACKGROUND MATTER?” JOHN 12:30-32 & 17:15-23 INTRODUCTION: Have you ever said something, oh so carefully, lay out just how things were, and how they worked, and why they worked, and then sat back satisfied? Then you heard someone repeat ...read more

  • The Book Of Philippians; The Background And Character Of The Book Series

    Contributed by Ronald Thorington on Jan 1, 2008
    based on 3 ratings

    A discription of the purpose, character, and the opening greetings of apostle of Paul.

    #2 (03-25-07) The Book of Philippians: Background and Character of the Book Introduction: Why study the book? It will encourage you to serve God. It will boost your level of joy. It will reveal your source of joy. Background of the Book Paul’s calling, 3 missionary ...read more

  • Filling In The Background: God Can Get It Done Series

    Contributed by Daniel Richter on May 28, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    Keeping Christ in the middle of your Christmas focus and letting God finish the picture of your perfect Christmas...

    Filling in the Background: God Can Get it Done Well, we’re getting closer and closer to Christmas. Things are getting busier, our calendars are full and our wallets are empty. Some are preparing to travel, some are preparing to entertain. Some of you have all of your shopping done, and I’ll ...read more