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  • America: Leader Or Follower?

    Contributed by Bruce Ball on Jun 23, 2008
    based on 38 ratings

    America has always been the leader in the world because it has always followed God. Is it still the leader, and does that have anything to do with how much it still follows God? Text, audio & communion message at

    America has enjoyed an abundance never before known among nations. And make no mistake; the things we have had were blessings ... blessings from our Heavenly Father. They did not come by man’s hands, nor did they “just happen that way. Since this coming Friday is Independence Day, I think more

  • Father's Day - Promise Keepers

    Contributed by Doug Fannon on Jun 29, 2020

    The story of the Rechabites, who promise to keep the commands of their forefather for hundreds of years.

    Today is Father’s Day and it just so happens that today would have been my Father’s 95th birthday. I miss my father who went to be with the Lord a little over 8 years ago. He was one of the most Godly men I knew. I strive to be just half the man he was. Today, We’re looking into the story of more

  • 4th Of July - I’ve Gotta Be Free!

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Feb 21, 2001
    based on 405 ratings

    What we often forget is that in declaring their independence from England, our forefathers made an equally strong declaration of dependence upon Almighty God. (Powerpoint Available - #102)

    MELVIN M. NEWLAND, MINISTER RIDGE CHAPEL, KANSAS, OK (Revised: 2015) (Powerpoints used with this message are available for free. Just email me at and request #102.) ILL. Today the United States is celebrating a crucial moment in the history of our nation - the more

  • Memorial Day - Will They Find Us Faithful?

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on May 25, 2007
    based on 61 ratings

    I believe we are surrounded by a greater cloud of witnesses than we will ever know ... We are the recipients of the faith, testimony & sacrifices made by unnumbered multitudes who have blazed the path before us. ((Powerpoints Available - #275)

    MELVIN M. NEWLAND CCF, SILOAM SPRINGS, AR (PowerPoints used with this sermon are available free. Just e-mail me at and ask for #275.) A. Tomorrow is officially designated as a holiday marked in many communities by a variety of solemn observances. All across the more

  • He Still Came Part 2

    Contributed by Greg Nance on Dec 13, 2012
    based on 4 ratings

    The genealogy of Jesus is a central part of the biblical record. Who are these people in the line of Christ and what do they teach us?

    View powerpoints: 1. Perspective on rich and poor (pic of child crying in anger because she got an iphone with only 16 GB instead of 32 GB next to a pic of a starving African wearing sandals made from two liter Coke bottles). Comment: Which of these do we most identify with? 2. Teach your more

  • State Of The Nation And Signs Of The Times

    Contributed by Johnny Small on Jul 5, 2003
    based on 60 ratings

    We just celebrated the birthday of our Nation, but is it the same nation that our forefathers founded and are we living in the end times?

    State of the Nation and Signs of the Times We just celebrated the birthday of our nation. A lot has happen over the last 227 years. A group of people left England to start a new colony at Cape Cod, Virginia. They left England because of the King was endorsing a state church. These people more

  • Let That Be A Lesson To You Series

    Contributed by Mitchell Skelton on Nov 4, 2003
    based on 43 ratings

    Paul in writing to the Christians at Corinth encourages them to learn lessons, not only from their own mistakes but also from the mistakes of their forefathers.

    “Let That Be A Lesson To You” 1 Corinthians 10:1–13 INTRODUCTION Often while growing up (and even still today) when I would make a mistake my dad was always there to encourage me not to make the same mistake twice. His encouragement came in the form of his sage wisdom, “Let that be a lesson more

  • Remove Not The Ancient Landmark

    Contributed by Mike Turner on Sep 3, 2003
    based on 60 ratings

    Our nation continues to remove the precious landmarks established by God, and by our forefathers. What can we do ?

    Prov. 22:28, 23:10 When the nation of Israel possessed the land, God divided up the land into territories for each of the 12 tribes. They were marked by boundaries or landmarks. Over the years, people tried to reestablish the boundaries by moving the landmarks. God said twice in two more

  • Pilgrim's Path Part-8 The Persecuted

    Contributed by Chris Surber on Feb 24, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    We, like those pilgrim forefathers of the Church in America and the Early Church, are called to be fools for Christ!

    The Pilgrim’s Path Part-8, Mathew 5:1-12 The Persecuted Introduction One hundred Puritans sail across the ocean on the “Mayflower” and in New England find a home where they can serve God according to the dictates of their conscience. Persecution in England being continued, men cross the more

  • Breaking The Cycle Series

    Contributed by Ed Vasicek on Aug 1, 2016
    based on 3 ratings

    Present generations can choose to follow the Lord despite the ridiculous or ungodly example of their forefathers. The Psalmist gives us advice to help us do so.

    Breaking the Cycle (Psalm 78) 1. A couple decided to go to Cyprus for the weekend, but because they both worked it was hard to coordinate their diaries. So they decided the husband would go a day early, and his wife would join him the following day. On arriving, the husband thought he would more

  • Parking On Someone Else’s Dime

    Contributed by Bruce Ball on Nov 13, 2012
    based on 9 ratings

    A message about our earning future blessings for future generations; by doing what our forefathers did. (To be given the Sunday after Thanksgiving)

    Have you ever noticed that people get stuck in habits? A perfect example is how we might drive the same route to work every day for years, and there comes a point in time when we can’t remember the drive we just got through making. That is when we just “go through the motions” bu do not more

  • Return To God Series

    Contributed by Christian Cheong on Oct 13, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    The first call of prophet Zechariah was a call not to repeat the mistake of their forefathers and return to God while they still can. Now that they have returned to their homeland, they are to stay faithful to God.

    Zechariah is not an easy book to read and understand, but we will try and learn together over these few months. God has important words for His people. • It’s difficult because God speaks not only to the present situation in Judah (with the people now engaging in rebuilding the Temple) but also more

  • The Door Your Grandpa Opened Series

    Contributed by Maurice Mccarthy on Mar 3, 2013
    based on 69 ratings

    Is there a such thing as generational curses? Are sins visited to the 3rd and 4th generation or longer? A message on the superior power of grace.

    The Door Your Grandpa Opened Ex 34:6 Then the LORD passed by in front of him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and truth; Ex 34:7 who keeps lovingkindness for thousands, who forgives iniquity, transgression and sin; more

  • A Prophetic Message To Third Generation Christians

    Contributed by Dr. Stanley Vasu on Jun 28, 2001
    based on 24 ratings

    This sermon is a prophetic message to third generation Christians whose parents and grandparents were beleivers and is a challenge to the third generation Christians to follow the faith of their forefathers and to complete the unfinished task of world evangelism in their generation.


  • A Nation Remembers

    Contributed by Bruce Ball on May 29, 2005
    based on 25 ratings

    This sermon details the cause of America’s distance from God - all in a context of remembering: the fallen soldiers; our Godly forefathers, and of course, remembering Jesus, our Christ.

    Tomorrow, we will celebrate our nation’s Memorial Day. That is the day we set apart to honor those who have died in the defense of our great nation. Those who gave their all so that we could have it all. Those who made the ultimate sacrifice, so that we might not have to. As we look back more