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  • Are You Ready? Series

    Contributed by Rev. Tim Thompson on Aug 24, 2008
    based on 6 ratings
     | 4,294 views

    WE MUST BE READY FOR THE LORD COMING AT ANYTIME SO ARE YOU READY?

    EVERY DAY WE SEE HOW CLOSE WE ARE TO JESUS COMING BACK AND IN MATTHEW 24 JESUS TELL US WHAT WILL HAPPEN BEFORE HE RETURN 1. THEIR WILL BE MANY THAT WILL BE DECIVE IN THE LAND. MATTHEW 24;4-5 2. THEIR WILL BE WAR IN THE LAND. MATTHEW 24;5-6 3. THEIR WILL BE FALSE HOPE IN THE ...read more

  • Think Big

    Contributed by Jordon Leblanc on Oct 20, 2008
    based on 9 ratings
     | 5,516 views

    God is doing amazing things. Do you want to see it?

    You’ve probably heard this story before, but I think it’s a good way to being our time together: A five-year-old was sitting with her grandfather in her room one day, and she asked him, "Grandpa, did God make you?" "Yes, child," came the reply. "God made me." The child paused for a moment, and ...read more

  • What's So Important About The Church?

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Dec 10, 2008
    based on 55 ratings
     | 3,942 views

    1- The church is a serving body 2- The church is a fortified body 3- The church is a growing body

    INTRO.- ILL.- A little girl became restless as the preacher’s sermon dragged on and on. Finally, she leaned over to her mother and whispered, "Mommy, if we give him the money now, will he let us go?" I’m sure that’s probably how some people feel about most preachers and the church. "All they ...read more

  • A Christian Church

    Contributed by Miles Anderson on Nov 25, 2001
    based on 35 ratings
     | 1,515 views

    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 ...read more

  • A Long Obedience In The Same Direction

    Contributed by Bradford Robinson on Jan 21, 2003
    based on 59 ratings
     | 8,551 views

    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 ...read more

  • The New Testament Church; Its Strengths Series

    Contributed by Charles Salmon on Feb 23, 2003
    based on 35 ratings
     | 1,886 views

    The strength of the Church in its observance of the Apostol’s doctrine, fellowship, breaking of bread, and prayer.

    The New Testament Church; Its Strengths Acts 2:42 INTRO.: The Church at Jerusalem, whose beginning is recorded in Acts 2, is often thought of as a model church because it was the first congregation of the Body of Christ ever established. I believe God intends that church to serve as an example for ...read more

  • Living In The Church Series

    Contributed by Shawn Drake on Mar 2, 2003
    based on 39 ratings
     | 1,958 views

    This is the 4th sermon in the series "Hope In The Darkness".

    Series: Hope In The Darkness [#4] LIVING IN THE CHURCH 1 Peter 2:4-10 Introduction: 1. I love how the Holy Spirit builds this book of the Bible. We are told to live in hope because of our salvation. We have been born again and therefore it should cause us to live in holiness. The only way ...read more

  • It's Time To Cross The Jordan! Series

    Contributed by Keith Manry on Mar 5, 2003
    based on 64 ratings
     | 14,768 views

    This sermon was preached as my first sermon in the pulpit of my most recent appointment. It deals with transition and the need to move forward into the future while treasuring the past.

    “It’s Time to Cross the Jordan!” Deuteronomy 34:1-12; Joshua 1:1-11 Sunday, July 7th, 2002 Life is full of unexpected twists, of unforeseen bends in the road and of unwanted detours. Very seldom does life ever go just as we plan. No. Instead, our plans are rerouted. We are sent down a new ...read more

  • A Failed Church?

    Contributed by Alan Perkins on Mar 17, 2003
    based on 65 ratings
     | 2,457 views

    God’s view of "failure" vs. the world’s view.

    This morning, I’d like to offer some thoughts on where we’ve been, where we are now, and where we go from here. I don’t claim that this is a comprehensive summary of our history as a church; nor do I present this as the final, authoritative word on what we’ve suffered and accomplished. For one ...read more

  • Vision, Faith & Courage - Making Change In The Church Series

    Contributed by Ken Kersten on Mar 18, 2003
    based on 88 ratings
     | 18,944 views

    It’s been said that the only person that likes change is a wet baby. This can be especially true in the church. This sermon explores the attitudes needed to successfully navigate through change.

    March 16 – Standing on the East Side Numbers 32:1-6, 19 One of my favorite movie lines comes from the classic "Cool Hand Luke" in which the Captain says "What we have here, is a failure to communicate." Well, as we being I want to share with you an illustration on the need to ...read more

  • The Ordinary, Imperfect Church

    Contributed by Bradford Robinson on Jan 28, 2003
    based on 89 ratings
     | 3,339 views

    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. ...read more

  • The New Testament Church; Its Name Series

    Contributed by Charles Salmon on Feb 4, 2003
    based on 22 ratings
     | 1,682 views

    The meaning and origin of the name "Christian" and who has a right to wear it.

    The New Testament Church: Its Name Acts 11:26 INTRO.: The Republican Methodist Church began on Christmas Day, 1793 in Manikintown Virginia. It was formed by several Methodist congregations who rebelled against the Methodist Episcopal form of government brought from England. Soon. There were ...read more

  • Our Heavenly Home

    Contributed by Ed Wood on Feb 8, 2003
    based on 38 ratings
     | 2,039 views

    This is a message about Heaven, and preparing for it.

    OUR HEAVENLY HOME Hebrews 11:10 I. This text must not be interpreted to mean that Abraham wandered throughout Canaan and the neighboring lands in search of an earthly city. While diligently engaged in his daily occupation he lived in quiet expectation of a heavenly city. It was this sure hope ...read more

  • The New Apostle

    Contributed by Jeff Hughes on Feb 8, 2003
    based on 53 ratings
     | 6,812 views

    The Lord provides a replacement for Judas

    The New Apostle Acts 1:15-26 Jeff Hughes – January 26, 2003 Calvary Chapel Aggieland I. Introduction a. The early church had a vacancy. Jesus had named twelve apostles to carry out the ministry of being His witnesses. However, now there was only eleven. There was one position left to fill. ...read more

  • Follow The Leader! Series

    Contributed by D. Greg Ebie on Feb 17, 2003
    based on 43 ratings
     | 7,573 views

    A WORD TO THE CHURCH - Haggai (Part 5) God has an ordained leader that He has chosen. Will you follow the leader? (This message is not recomended for those who are not committed to servant leadership.)

    Have you noticed a difference in the salute given by our military men and women as President Bush walks by? Most folks would not notice anything, but those who have served in the military see it right away. Next time just watch for this: as President Bush leaves his helicopter or Air Force One, ...read more