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  • Final Principles Series

    Contributed by Steve Malone on Feb 25, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    The principles of - consistency, figurative language, progressive revelation, caution, priority, application and obedience.

    Final Principles Video Bumper (Bible) OKAY MGCC… This is our final conversation in our series, ‘Understanding The Bible…’ Week number 10! MAN – it has been a fun, challenging and rewarding time of study. NOW – let me give you a heads up on where we will be heading in the coming weeks… Just a more

  • Breaking Point: Faith That Saves Vs. Faith That Doesn't Series

    Contributed by James Wallace on Mar 10, 2021

    At the height of popularity, Jesus makes hard statements that thin the crowds. He says many of his disciples didn't really believe. And they fell away. What's the difference between the faith that saves and the kind of faith that doesn't? This story reveals that truth.

    I’m sure that there are many of us here who have known or encountered people who were strong Christians from everything we could tell, but who have, for one reason or another, fallen away from the faith. They no longer claim to believe, they do not practice what Christ taught, they no longer more

  • Reading The Bible Literally

    Contributed by Jim Butcher on Oct 7, 2020

    Paul's instruction that the Corinthians were to "greet one another with a holy kiss" provides a nice open door for discussing whether we are to take the Bible literally. This message looks at four considerations that we need to keep in mind to read the Bible correctly.

    - I have four questions for you as we begin. Let me hear an “Amen” if you agree with what I say: a. The Bible is the Word of God. b. We believe in the Bible. c. The Bible is literally true. d. When I came into church, I greeted everyone with a holy kiss. - Where were all the cries of “Amen” more

  • The Study Of Revelation Series

    Contributed by Dr. William D. Poovey on Jul 24, 2015

    The Study Of Revelation

    The Study Of Revelation 2 Timothy 3:16 (KJV) 16 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: The last book of the Bible is Revelation. It is a book of prophecy. No other book of the Bible more

  • Ask For Anything Series

    Contributed by Dr. David Hallum on Sep 11, 2019

    Ask for Anything

    Introduction: 2 A.M. Friends Pastor By David C. McCasland related this anecdote, A friend told me about a group of people who share a strong bond of faith in Christ. One of them, a 93-year-old woman, said, “I feel like I can call any of you at 2 a.m., and I don’t even have to apologize if I feel more

  • Okay Kid, It’s Your Turn Series

    Contributed by Thomas Swope on Sep 6, 2017

    A study of the Gospel of John 16: 12 – 33

    John 16: 12 – 33 Okay Kid, It’s Your Turn 12 “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 13 However, when He, the Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth; for He will not speak on His own authority, but whatever He hears He will speak; and He will more

  • Things That Really Matter In Life Series

    Contributed by Rick Crandall on Apr 17, 2020

    1. We can be overconfident (vs. 25-32). 2. We can be overwhelmed (vs. 31-32). 3. We can overcome (vs. 33).

    Things that Really Matter in Life The Gospel of John John 16:25-33; Romans 8:31-37 Sermon by Rick Crandall Grayson Baptist Church – February 7, 2018 (Revised April 17, 2020) BACKGROUND: *Please open your Bibles to John 16:25. Here we are only a few hours away from the cross of our Lord and Savior more

  • Receiving Through Giving

    Contributed by Tom Walker on Oct 18, 2000
    based on 176 ratings

    Luke 6:38 says, "Give and it shall be given you.

    Luke 6:38 says, "Give and it shall be given you." Most people try to have by hoarding, but God says the way to have more is through giving. Blessed is that person who has learned the lesson that God honors those who give. There was a Christian man who recently sat in front of me at a meeting. He more

  • Alone!

    Contributed by David Rigg on Oct 7, 2012
    based on 4 ratings

    This sermon is designed to be helpful to us when we feel all alone.

    ALONE! JOHN 16:19-33 Jesus is in the Upper Room with His Disciples. This very night, He will be arrested. The next day, He will be nailed to a cross. Listen now to His Words to those 12 men! [19]Now Jesus knew that they desired to ask Him, and He said to them, "Are you inquiring among more

  • How The Cults Misread The Bible

    Contributed by Glenn Robinson on Aug 20, 2002
    based on 43 ratings

    This sermon illustrates eighteen ways the Bible can be misinterpreted. Recognizing these fallacies will help us interpret correctly.

    Have you ever been presented a doctrine you disagreed w/ only to have them quote a vss. which seems to support it. Just as there are rules for grammar, math, and science - so are there rules of interpretation. HERMENEUTICS - the rules for Biblical interpretation. 1st rule - Context. A more

  • The Belt Of Truth Series

    Contributed by William Morris on Feb 8, 2003
    based on 58 ratings

    The second message in a series on the Whole Armour of God

    THE BELT OF TRUTH NUMBER 2 IN SERIES ON ARMOUR Ephesians 6:10 - 20 INTRODUCTION: In Romans 13:12 Paul tells us to put on the armour of light. In Ephesians 6, he lists the panoply, or whole, or complete armour for us. He begins with the Belt of Truth. "Stand firm more

  • Manifesto Of The Servant

    Contributed by Christopher Holdsworth on Feb 11, 2016
    based on 6 ratings

    His mission, to bring Justice to the nations, will not fail.

    MANIFESTO OF THE SERVANT. Isaiah 42:1-9 - First Servant Song. After healing the multitudes, Jesus charged them that they should not make Him known (Matthew 12:15-17). According to Matthew 12:18-21, this was in fulfillment of the passage in Isaiah which we have just read. Thus the New Testament more

  • God Cares For Us! Series

    Contributed by Rick Crandall on Apr 15, 2020

    We know God that cares for us because... 1. He will give us the ultimate understanding (vs. 23a, 25). 2. He hears our cries for help (vs. 23b-24). 3. Jesus makes us friends with His Father (vs. 23-27). 4. Jesus came to die on the cross for us (vs. 28).

    God Cares for Us! The Gospel of John John 16:23-28 Sermon by Rick Crandall Grayson Baptist Church – January 31, 2018 (Revised April 15, 2020) BACKGROUND: *Please open your Bibles to John 16:22. Here God's Word continues to focus on the night before the cross. Remember that by this time, Jesus more

  • The Strength Of The King Series

    Contributed by Adrian Warnock on Feb 22, 2007
    based on 5 ratings

    How did David keep going under pressure?

    David The strength of the servant king Audio at How can we make it* * What was it that gave David strength to be the servant King* * How can we learn from his example today in the situations we face* Psalm 18 * Heading ’A more

  • Giving Thanks In Difficult Times Series

    Contributed by Doug Johnston on Mar 26, 2010
    based on 3 ratings

    Knowing Jesus is enough to give the foundation for us to give thanks in difficult circumstances. The future will bring great difficulties for the people who experience it; knowing Jesus is their only foundation for hope.

    Introduction: We're tempted to just throw things away that don't do what we want. Luke 13:6-9 gives one of Jesus parables, about a fruitles fig tree, that was fertilized to give it another chance, its best chance for growth. If no growth was forthcoming, it then would be destroyed. The more