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  • Give Mutual Acceptance To The Body Of Christ Series

    Contributed by Otis Mcmillan on Feb 2, 2010
    based on 5 ratings

    Most Christians understand how we are supposed to live in the world. We are lights in a dark world. We are Christ’s ambassadors, His personal representatives in a foreign land. Yet, sometimes we struggle to live peaceable with fellow believers. The princi

    Give Mutual Acceptance to the Body of Christ Romans 14 and 15 As I bring the last message in this Series of messages from Romans, the Apostle Paul continues his teaching on how Christians ought to behave. In Romans 12, we are invited to present ourselves to God as living sacrifices. How do we ...read more

  • Running The Race

    Contributed by Mike Turner on Aug 5, 2004
    based on 59 ratings

    The Christian life is like running a race. Find out three important elements in doing it victoriously.

    Running The Race Hebrews 12:1-3 In our text this morning, the writer of the book of Hebrews which I believe to be Paul compares the Christian life to a race. Some of the same things which are essential to being victorious in a race are also key to being victorious in our Christian life. This ...read more

  • Lest We Forget

    Contributed by Bob Soulliere on Sep 10, 2005
    based on 10 ratings

    Some will forget 9/11 2001 but the church can never forget the Lords Table, what we need to remember.

    1st Corinthians 11:23-26 On Thursday, September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush gave this much-anticipated speech, here are some excerpts. “On September the 11th, enemies of freedom committed an act of war against our country. Americans have known wars, but for the past 136 ...read more

  • Running The Race

    Contributed by Jimmy Chapman on Jun 21, 2007
    based on 41 ratings

    The essentials for winning in the race.

    Running The Race Hebrews 12:1-3 Our generation is generation that loves sports. Many of you ladies can identify with the wife who was told by her husband, "Honey, now before football season starts, is there anything you would like to say to me?" If the Apostle Paul were alive today, he ...read more

  • "Don't Sweat The Small Stuff"

    Contributed by Kenneth Sauer on Sep 9, 2005
    based on 14 ratings

    Are Christians tolerant enough; are we majoring in the minors?

    Romans 14:1-12 “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” By: Rev. Kenneth E. Sauer, Pastor of Parkview United Methodist Church, Newport News, VA www.parkview-umc.org It may come as some surprise to us that John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, never preached a sermon on the Virgin Birth or the ...read more

  • Foundations For Renewal Series

    Contributed by Jason Jones on Oct 18, 2007
    based on 11 ratings

    Exposition of Nehemiah 7:1-53 about the preparations for Revival by Nehemiah

    Text: Nehemiah 7:1-73, Title: Foundations for Renewal, Date/Place: NRBC, 10/21/07, PM A. Opening illustration: Dr. A. T. Pierson says that there has never been a revival in any country or locality that did not begin with united prayer…Jeremiah Lampheer began a small prayer meeting in Manhattan. ...read more

  • Unity And Glory Series

    Contributed by Glenn Durham on May 24, 2010
    based on 14 ratings

    God unites us to one another with the same Gospel which unites us to himself.

    Scripture Introduction The Matterhorn rises 14,692 feet, one of the highest peaks in the Alps and also one of the world’s deadliest mountains. The climb is technical and difficult, and even though ropes are fixed on parts of the route to make it safer, each year several climbers fall to ...read more

  • Do We Count On Jesus To Return And Reward? Series

    Contributed by Glenn Durham on Apr 1, 2008
    based on 12 ratings

    God changes those who count on Jesus.

    Scripture Introduction The Bible contains four books (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John), called together, “The Gospels.” These describe the work of Jesus while he was on earth. Virtually unknown at birth, by the end of his thirty-three years, Jesus assembled a following of men and women who ...read more

  • "Don't Sweat The Small Stuff--Revised"

    Contributed by Kenneth Sauer on Sep 10, 2005
    based on 19 ratings

    A plea for Christian Unity.

    Romans 14:1-12 “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” By: Rev. Kenneth Emerson Sauer, Pastor of Parkview United Methodist Church, Newport News, VA www.parkview-umc.org It may come as some surprise to us that John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, who preached 40,000 sermons in his lifetime that ...read more

  • The Place Of Faith

    Contributed by Jim Kane on May 5, 2003
    based on 30 ratings

    What does it mean to have faith?

    Last week I suggested that we place a great deal of faith in our ability to buy and operate our cars because faith is an important and essential part of our lives. This past week I talked with several people and asked them to name 5 everyday things people have faith in. Here is some of what they ...read more

  • Three Secrets Of An Effective Church - 1 Series

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Apr 8, 2003
    based on 34 ratings

    What the church needs to do to be the church

    THREE SECRETS TO BEING AN EFFECTIVE CHURCH ROM 12:3-8 • Last Sunday we saw how being an effective Christian demands surrender in our lives and a willingness to stay on God’s altar. 1) Twofold command through Paul: a) Do not be conformed to this world: not just stop doing what they do(list ...read more

  • I Want That Mountain

    Contributed by Jeffery Russell on Jan 17, 2008
    based on 9 ratings

    Even when you get old, you are not a throwaway. God shows us through the life of Caleb that there are many things still worth living for.

    “I Want That Mountain” Joshua 14:6-13 You may have heard the news that Sir Edmund Hilary, the first white man to ever scale to the peak of Mt. Everest, passed away on Friday at the age of 89. He was the one you might recall, when asked why he wanted to climb Mt Everest in 1953, was reputed to ...read more

  • Sitting In The Thanksgiving Chair Series

    Contributed by Jeffery Anselmi on Nov 20, 2009
    based on 6 ratings

    We need to spend more time in the Thanksgiving Chair

    INTRODUCTION • CLICK TO PC VIDEO • SLIDE #1 • As you live your life each moment, is it not easy to forget that we are to be thankful for so much? • I like the way the video clip brings an awareness of how we are to be in a constant state of thankfulness. • Today we are going to spend some time ...read more

  • New Wine For New Wineskins

    Contributed by Brian La Croix on Nov 4, 2005
    based on 47 ratings

    My attempt to deal with the issue of the "newness" of Jesus compared to the "oldness" of the Law. If you think I missed it, let me know (really!).

    New Wine for New Wineskins Matthew 9:14-17 October 30, 2005 Introduction If there’s one thing that is inescapable when examining the life of Jesus, it’s that he was constantly challenging the status quo of the religious mindset of his day. He was pretty much fed up with it. He ...read more

  • Building Up What Was Broken Down

    Contributed by Chris Medina on Jun 11, 2003
    based on 119 ratings

    The exiles who returned to Judah from captivity bgan the rebuilding process for the Temple. However it was their own hearts that needed restoring and it was God Himself who became the builder.

    Ezra: Building Up What Was Broken Down” Ezra 3:1-13 Read Ezra 3:1-13 Last Monday morning, a young man named Sgt. Sean Peterson was in our home. Sgt. Peterson is a recruiter for the Army here in Merced and was telling Laurie and I about the arrangements for Kevina going up to Stockton to take ...read more