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  • God's World Spoiled Series

    Contributed by Simon Fullylove on Aug 22, 2006

    Part Two of the "Big Picture" of the bible’s story.

    Introduction We are looking at the big picture of God’s story. The Message – what is it really? Sometimes we get so focussed on the detail, on the little bits of the story we love so well we can lose sight of the overall message. Why is this important? Well we don’t want to be in a situation more

  • Analyzing A Conversion

    Contributed by Ed Wood on Jun 5, 2007
    based on 3 ratings

    You could write a book entitled “The Conversions Recorded in the Bible.” This is the story of one of those conversions.

    ANALYZING A CONVERSION Joshua 2:1-24 INTRO: You could write a book entitled “The Conversions Recorded in the Bible.” The book would be thick, for the conversions are numerous. The book would be interesting, for the types of conversions are unique. The book would have a universal appeal, for more

  • The Story Behind The Story

    Contributed by Daniel Austin on Mar 3, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    The truth is there is a story behind the story of the entire Bible. It is the story of God and His love and His desire for all to have salvation.

    The Story Behind The Story 10/12/08 PM Text: Various INTRODUCTION: Introduction: Last Sunday I preached a lesson drawn from a story that many are familiar with, one that I pointed out is taught beginning in the youngest of bible classes; the story of Noah. But the lesson went behind the story more

  • The Story Of Ruth

    Contributed by Dave Rajoon on Oct 25, 2006
    based on 10 ratings

    The story of Ruth is one of the most beloved in the Bible; it is a story of love; of the favor of God; of relationships and redemption

  • Seven Problems With Cain's Offering

    Contributed by Robbie Parsons on Mar 30, 2005
    based on 113 ratings

    Maybe one of the most disturbing passages in the Bible is the story that tells how a man committed the first murder against his own brother. Just the very horror and evil of such an act is disturbing to say the least. It is a story that chills us to our

    1 CAIN WANTED TO DENY THAT HUMAN NATURE IS EVIL HE FELT HE WAS BASICALLY GOOD Cain wanted to believe that he was basically a “good Joe.” He did what was morally right. He didn’t “drink, smoke or chew, or run with girls that do.” No one would want to admit that they are basically a bad person. more

  • Being Lost

    Contributed by Darrin Fish on Oct 2, 2009

    In the Gospel according to Luke, • We find one of the greatest short stories that can be found in the Bible! • And the story I am referring to is the parable of "The Prodigal Son," • It’s one of the first stories we hear, as children, in Sunday Scho

    In the Gospel according to Luke, • We find one of the greatest short stories that can be found in the Bible! • And the story I am referring to is the parable of "The Prodigal Son," • It’s one of the first stories we hear, as children, in Sunday School. And As adults, we have heard this text more

  • Three Gardens

    Contributed by Dennis Cocks on Mar 27, 2006
    based on 35 ratings

    The Bible is a story about gardens. In one Adam took a fall. In another Jesus took a stand. In one God sought Adam. In another, Jesus sought God. In one Adam hid from God. In another, Jesus emerged from the tomb. In one Satan led Adam to a tree that l

  • The Fatal Flaws Of Samson

    Contributed by Wesley Hutchcraft on Dec 30, 2003
    based on 30 ratings

    This sermon goes through the life of Samson and touches on the flaws that lead him to physical and spiritual death. These are flaws that many people deal with today.

    Judges 13:1-5 One of my favorite stories in the Bible is the story of Samson, because of his amazing strength. HE WAS THE MAN!!! One thing I never when I was young, though his feats were legendary, his flaws were disastrous. Throughout these chapters we see the life of Samson. - Samson was more

  • The Drama Of Scripture - Finding Ourselves In The Big Picture Series

    Contributed by Nigel Heath on Feb 1, 2009

    First in a sermon series designed to enable us to see ourselves in the biblical story; the curtain is raised in the dawn of creation.

    11.1.09 THE DRAMA OF SCRIPTURE – ACT 1 ‘CREATION’ Finding where we are in the big picture INTRO 2009 is well underway now, and there are fewer ‘Happy New Year’ greetings. The holiday break is over and most people are back to their routines. But we have a whole year ahead. • Do you have hopes more

  • Narnia: The Myth That's True Series

    Contributed by Randall Bergsma on Nov 30, 2005
    based on 6 ratings

    There is a childlike longing within us that points to the fact we were made for another world, a better one. God’s.

    Intro: (show trailer or...) During WWII, Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy are sent from London to the country home of Professor Digory Kirk for safety. The children find life in the house extremely boring until Lucy discovers a wardrobe that leads to a magical world called Narnia, a world where more

  • What To Do With Sars And Wars

    Contributed by Andrew Chan on Apr 8, 2003
    based on 37 ratings

    There’s a response for us in the midst of calamities.

    WHAT TO DO WITH SARS AND WARS 2Messengers came and told Jehoshaphat, “A vast army from Edom is marching against you from beyond the Dead Sea. …” 3Jehoshaphat was alarmed by this news and sought the LORD for guidance. He also gave orders that everyone throughout Judah should observe a fast. 4So more

  • Witnesses And Magnets: Our Role!

    Contributed by Andrew Moffatt on Jul 26, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    What is it all about this Christianity, blessed with a relationship with God Himself, the creator of the universe. To internalise that and keep it there or could there be more, drawing others into a realtionship with Him could that be it.

    Witnesses and Magnets: Our role! This sermon is based on the illustrations and teaching from ‘The Bible’s Big Story - Our Story’ a visual roadmap for the biblical journey, by Dr Harry Wendt. As a lead in, we have used this material as a Bible teaching tool for the last three years, as weekend more

  • A Friend Is More Than A Hyperlink Series

    Contributed by Tim Hbc on Jan 12, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    Looking at the ’friend questing’ of Facebook, and asking what God says about real friendship.

    Note: Earlier in the service Mark 2:1-12 AND 1 Samuel 20:35-42 have been read and the story re-told and explained. These are great examples of friendship in the Bible. The story of Ruth and Naomi could also be used.) Introduction... [Project my Facebook page onto screen and ask if people more

  • The Table Of Shewbread Series

    Contributed by Stephen Sheane on May 25, 2011

    This series of 6 messages looks at the design of the tabernacle as a template for drawing near to God. The fourth step is the table of shewbread which represents God's word. It is the mystery of God revealed, the love of God mad known and the power of Go

    TABLE OF SHEWBREAD Where is your bible right now? Do you have it with you or is it sitting on a shelf somewhere? During the early days of World War II, when the German armies invaded France, French citizens took down all signposts. As the German armies advanced, they didn't know which way to more

  • Let Go And Let God

    Contributed by John Kapteyn on Oct 18, 2000
    based on 21 ratings

    If you are not experiencing God's grace (and the joy thereof), could there be idols that you are clinging to.

    Introductory Considerations 1. One of best known stories in Bible is the story of Jonah - often seen as a children’s story and heard many children’s songs about it. 2. But the story of Jonah is a story that has an important message to each of us - as a church and as individuals. Not just more