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  • Did You Forget Something?

    Contributed by Shawn Drake on May 29, 2001
    based on 213 ratings

    Sometimes our churches need to be reminded of our purpose.

    DID YOU FORGET SOMETHING? PSALM 103:2 Introduction: 1. Just like many other people, I seem to always forget to do things, or I forget where I put something. a. An excellent example of this is the fact that I lose my Bible almost every week and forget where I sat it more

  • A Christian Church

    Contributed by Miles Anderson on Nov 25, 2001
    based on 35 ratings

    With so many things missing from the church and Christian lives it’s time to look again at the 8 Charesteristics that wrere present in the first Churh.

    A CHRISTIAN CHURCH Introduction: Isn’t I funny that everyone around can’t regonize the living God at work in the world today. God has given us truth and salvation through Jesus and this world refuses to acknowledge the living savior, Jesus. It doesn’t amaze me because Peter wrote about it in his more

  • The Spirit Of Diotrephes

    Contributed by Tommy Jackson on Oct 3, 2002
    based on 59 ratings

    Could the spirit of some people be holding back the church?

    The Spirit Of Diotrephes (3 John 1:9 NIV) I wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will have nothing to do with us. (3 John 1:10 NIV) So if I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, gossiping maliciously about us. Not satisfied with that, he refuses to more

  • The New Church

    Contributed by Jeff Hughes on Dec 30, 2002
    based on 19 ratings

    The birth of the early church / an Intro to Acts/

    The New Church Acts 1:1-4 I. Introduction a. The book of Acts is a first-hand account of the beginnings of the church. But, the book of Acts is more than history. It tells us about the love of Jesus for the world, and how that love was poured out to the ends of the earth. I think it is more

  • Learning From Our Mistakes

    Contributed by Bradford Robinson on Jan 5, 2003
    based on 31 ratings

    This sermon looks out how Moses wanting the Isrealites to learn from thier past mistakes before they entered the Promised Land. I then led into a discussion about some of the mistakes our church had made, namely a lack of a sense of duty and an elitist a

    This past week I got a phone call from a person from the Wayne County News about providing some information to them for an upcoming article in their paper about our little church here in Winchester. The article is to focus primarily upon the history of our church, from its beginnings all more

  • El Ataque Cardiaco De La Iglesia

    Contributed by Lauro C Hernandez on Sep 29, 2002
    based on 101 ratings

    Saber cuando la Iglesia esta en peligro de tener un ataque de corazon espiritual y como detenerlo.

    EL ATAQUE CARDIACO DE LA IGLESIA (Prov. 4:23) INTRO: El Señor Jesús al dar algunas señales acerca de su venida dijo en Luc. 21:26”desfalleciendo los hombres por el temor y la expectación de las cosas que sobrevendrán en la tierra”; encontrando nosotros que en los últimos días el hombre sufriría more

  • A Message Of An Empty Seat

    Contributed by Bo Dunford on Dec 19, 2002
    based on 61 ratings

    Your empty seat at church preaches a sermon.

    1 SAMUEL 20:16-18 “A MESSAGE FROM AN EMPTY SEAT” A) This text I read ... I personally have only heard quoted at funeral or memorial services! * It’s from verse 18 of our reading ... And this wasn’t a funeral or a memorial service! * It was between two precious friends ... Two friends that loved more

  • A Long Obedience In The Same Direction

    Contributed by Bradford Robinson on Jan 21, 2003
    based on 59 ratings

    This message is about how we need to be obedient to God in the present if we are going to have success in the future. It looks at why we obey and why this is often more difficult than we think.

    A while back, my oldest girl Clarissa was in her play room and she had overturned a box of wooden blocks and it made to worse mess you could imagine. I walked in there and said, “Clarissa, I want you to pick up every last one of these blocks right now.” She fussed a little bit and then I walked more

  • The Ordinary, Imperfect Church

    Contributed by Bradford Robinson on Jan 28, 2003
    based on 89 ratings

    This sermon takes a look at how God can use even the smallest of churches because God uses ordinary and imperfect people within His church.

    Recently there was a study put out that claimed that Americans say yes to Christianity but no to Church-anity. And it stated how many baby boomers are leaving the church today. The reasons given were that they thought the church was a) boring b) irrelevant but most striking was c) not necessary. more

  • W.w.j.d. (What Would Jesus Desire)

    Contributed by Lacell Sherman on Mar 23, 2001
    based on 143 ratings

    This sermon is to get Christians to stop asking what Jesus would do and start asking what does he desire us to do.

    W.W.J.D. (What Would Jesus Desire) Tonight’s sermon is about a subject we all should be concerned about and that’s what our Lord and Savior Jesus the Christ desire of us. We use the phrase "What Would Jesus Do" all the time. It’s become a T-shirt, a bumper sticker, a logo on hats, but we more

  • Growing Pains

    Contributed by Jeff Hughes on Apr 8, 2003
    based on 19 ratings

    The church under persecution

    Growing Pains Acts 5:12-25 Jeff Hughes – April 6, 2003 Calvary Chapel Aggieland I. Introduction a. The church at Jerusalem was going through many changes. Thousands of people had accepted Jesus as their Savior and become a part of the fellowship. These people were one big community of more

  • Paul, The Pastor (His Farewell Address) Series

    Contributed by Gregg Strawbridge on Apr 15, 2003
    based on 67 ratings

    Modern church leaders have often neglected the duties of overseeing the spiritual welfare of individuals and families. Sadly, biblical pastoral oversight is set aside for more promising programs. Instead, programs, facilities, and finances are impersonall

    INTRODUCTION Savage Wolves: PT BARNUM - THE CIRCUS SHOWMAN - He delighted in showing an exhibit: THE HAPPY FAMILY - Lions, Tigers, and a little lamb. One asked if they had problems, Barnum said “Aside from replacing the lamb from time to time, there’s no problem.” We all know that there are more

  • The Church - More Than A Building

    Contributed by Troy Harkey on Apr 17, 2003
    based on 24 ratings


    CHURCH – MORE THAN A BUILDING When we began this series of messages about the church, we used this verse as a springboard. (Eph 5:25 NKJV) Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her, The church is the most important thing on earth. The more

  • The Value Of Participation Series

    Contributed by Scott Hippler on Feb 6, 2001
    based on 90 ratings

    2/5 Who did God use to assist Nehemiah, He used everybody!

    Who does God use to accomplish His will here on earth? Who does God use to do His will, to impact others and to participate in the tough tasks of life? There is a real simple answer, He uses everyone! He uses everyone! And since God uses everyone, which includes using you, using you and more

  • The Power Of Determination Series

    Contributed by Scott Hippler on Feb 6, 2001
    based on 111 ratings

    4/5 determinatin mkaes the differance, do you have the "stick-to-itiveness" that it will take to complete what God has called you to?

    Determination makes the differance! Determination makes the differance! I would like to start our time together this morning by asking you a question. My intent is not to embarrass anyone, so please don’t raise your hands, but rather answer this question in your own heart. The question is, more