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  • Boat Potatoes

    Contributed by David Radcliff on Mar 25, 2016
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,298 views

    Taking risks.

    BOAT POTATOES Matthew 14:28-34, Matthew 25:14-30 John Ortberg – (book, If You Want To Walk On Water You've Got To Get Out Of The Boat) Story of grandmother I. ANYTIME A GIFT IS GIVEN The recipient must choose to respond in one of two ways A. THIS GIFT IS SO VALUABLE IT CAN'T ...read more

  • Do Nothing Faith Series

    Contributed by Carl Willis on Apr 14, 2001
    based on 56 ratings
     | 1,380 views

    What kind of faith do you have?

    Do Nothing Faith James 2:14-26 I. Complete faith A. Intellectual faith 1. an intelligent knowing 2. admits that God is real 3. not an overall commitment/relationship 4. even the demons believe B. Works/Deeds 1. By themselves do not make for faith 2. When driven ...read more

  • "Ye Can Do Nothing"

    Contributed by Gino Cascieri on Apr 4, 2003
    based on 48 ratings
     | 1,877 views

    This sermon talks the Christian and fruit bearing.

    Text: John 15:1-5 -Key verse 5, Jesus says, "for without me ye can do nothing" -Prerequisites for bearing real fruit. 1) Must be saved, born again, must be one of the branches attached to the vine, the Lord Jesus Christ. -You must abide or dwell in Christ and He must abide or dwell ...read more

  • The Sin Of Doing Nothing

    Contributed by Ed Wood on Apr 6, 2007
    based on 20 ratings
     | 4,758 views

    A message about our responsibility to serve.

    THE SIN OF DOING NOTHING James 4:17; Luke 10:25-37 INTRO: Despite all the good sermons and lessons, many of us never put into practice what we learn. James wrote that this, too, is a sin--the sin of knowing to do good and not doing it, the sin of doing nothing. I. DOING GOOD IS ...read more

  • When Good People Do Nothing

    Contributed by Edward Nutter on Apr 22, 2007
    based on 5 ratings
     | 7,065 views

    When good people do nothing, and just what should they be doing anyway...

    One Sunday morning, everyone in one bright, beautiful, tiny town got up early and went to the local church. Before the services started, the townspeople were sitting in their pews and talking about their lives, their families, etc. Suddenly, Satan appeared at the front of the church. Everyone ...read more

  • What Are The Consequences Of Me Doing Nothing?

    Contributed by Jim Butcher on Jan 28, 2011
    based on 6 ratings
     | 3,787 views

    A look at the third servant's complaint that the master is a harsh man.

    A Tense Moment: Standing before the master with empty hands. - Luke 19:20 - After handing back to his master what he was given, the servant stands with empty hands. He has nothing more to give. He has done nothing productive with the mina entrusted to him. It is a tense moment, worthy of ...read more

  • Lay Down The Shovel --- Do-Nothing-Ism Is A Cancer

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on May 27, 2015
     | 1,915 views

    It is insane to think you can keep doing the things the same old way and expect a different outcome. Lay down your shovel, quit digging, this hole could become your grave. You are a product of your daily choices. Do not blame, CORRECT the problem.

    LAY DOWN YOUR SHOVEL, QUIT DIGGING YOUR OWN GRAVE? DO-NOTHING-ISM IS A CANCER --- By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. Kyfingers@aol.com I. BLESSING OR CURSE IS ALL ABOUT CHOICES --- DAILY MENIAL CHOICES ... WE BECOME THE SUM TOTAL OF OUR DAILY CHOICES... A. We choose moods, moods become habits, ...read more

  • The Man Who Lost Everything By Doing Nothing"

    Contributed by Jerry Depoy on Mar 20, 2006
    based on 47 ratings
     | 11,390 views

    The third servant simply buried the talent and did nothing. This unprofitable servant lost everything by doing nothing! It is to this third man that I am directing this message. His thinking needed to be changed. He was wrong about seven things:

    Note to SermonCentral readers: Please read the message on this text by Brian Bill. It helped to inspire this message. Thanks Bill! Text: Matthew 25: 14-30 Title: “The Man who lost Everything by doing Nothing” Introduction: Most of you are familiar with the story of the master who went ...read more

  • Without Me Ye Can Do Nothing

    Contributed by Richard Papafio on Feb 8, 2018
    based on 1 rating
     | 3,516 views

    Stay connected to the vine to bear much fruit. The branch is useless without the tree.

    May the peace of the Lord be with you. Topic: WITHOUT ME, YE CAN DO NOTHING John 15:3-5 King James Version (KJV) 3 Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you. 4 Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no ...read more

  • Without Me You Can Do Nothing!

    Contributed by Grant Gregory on Sep 5, 2006
    based on 34 ratings
     | 22,923 views

    Jesus said that without Him we can do nothing. Our problem is we all put limitations on ourselves and God! It’s time for us to take the limits off of ourselves and off of God!

  • "Wars Are Not Won By Evacuations"

    Contributed by Dennis Selfridge on Jun 23, 2003
    based on 33 ratings
     | 5,224 views

    We cannot win by doing nothing

    “Wars are not won by evacuations” 2 co 2:9The reason I wrote you was to see if you would stand the test and be obedient in everything. 10If you forgive anyone, I also forgive him. And what I have forgiven--if there was anything to forgive--I have forgiven in the sight of Christ for your ...read more

  • Exhibit Love In All Situations

    Contributed by Richard Papafio on Mar 1, 2019
     | 251 views

    Love always. Do nothing but love

    May the peace of the Lord be with you. Topic: *EXHIBIT LOVE IN ALL SITUATIONS* Romans 13:8-10 King James Version (KJV) 8 Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth another hath fulfilled the law. 9 For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not ...read more

  • The Devil Wants To Eat You Alive

    Contributed by Shad Comeaux on Nov 11, 2008
    based on 227 ratings
     | 180,409 views

    Understanding that satan wants to do nothing but destroy us.

  • Are You Connected

    Contributed by Jerry Watts on Apr 25, 2012
    based on 4 ratings
     | 6,171 views

    We can do nothing without being connected to the Lord.

    Are You Connected? Psalm 51:10-12 * Let’s think about being ‘connected’ or getting reconnected to God. * I begin with a long statement: This culture (American) is on a collision course with God. We are decaying at the roots and disintegrating at the fruits while we have more ...read more

  • You Are Saved To Serve

    Contributed by Mike Rickman on Dec 6, 2013
     | 3,792 views

    Being saved does not allow us to sit in a pew and do nothing...

    December 8, 2013 Morning Worship Text: Philippians 2:1-11 Subject: Servant hood Title: Saved to Serve Christmas is in the air… Do you like Christmas? I know that for some Christmas may be difficult because of the loss of a loved one or because of bad holiday memories. But ...read more