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  • Forgiveness Series

    Contributed by Dana Chau on Mar 11, 2004
    based on 50 ratings
     | 3,099 views

    Discover how biblical forgiveness restores hope for marriage.

    This morning we continue with our third message in the series: Restoring Hope for Marriage. No one I know goes into marriage planning to fail or to be miserable. Most go into marriage with great hopes and dreams. But over time, misunderstandings, selfishness, unmet expectations, violation of ...read more

  • The Prodigal Son

    Contributed by Rick Kallstrom on Jan 28, 2003
    based on 74 ratings
     | 8,449 views

    This is a story of a son’s repentance and a father’s great love and forgiveness. I hope that in hearing this familiar scripture that your hearts will, once again, be filled with the type of joy and happiness that only God can provide.

    This morning God has laid it on my heart to deliver a message from the gospel according to Luke. This is a parable that you have likely heard many times before, and surely will again. It is a story of a son’s repentance and a father’s great love and forgiveness. I hope that in hearing this ...read more

  • An Offer Too Good To Refuse Series

    Contributed by David Asch on Oct 14, 2004
    based on 14 ratings
     | 1,540 views

    Int his text Jesus says come to me for compassion, forgiveness, and hope. Jesus says bring me your pain, your unhelathiness, and I will cleanse you. Come to me with your sins and I will forgive you.

    AN OFFER TOO GOOD TO REFUSE Mark 1:40-2:17 INTRO: I’m a sucker for offers “you can’t refuse.” Examples: Bad tie, knife sharpeners, Bamix, Golf swing video, pocket PC (it should have been no surprise).. I’ve had to learn not to believe such offers. Even churches make such offers... Prev: ...read more

  • So You Wanna Do "It" Series

    Contributed by Randy Harp on Feb 6, 2002
    based on 81 ratings
     | 2,896 views

    Part four of Dating 101 (Guidelines for Dating)

    Dating 101 So You Wanna Do “IT” Five Sexual Lies From the World Lie # 1 Sex is no BIG DEAL Lie # 2 Sex is purely PHYSICAL Lie # 3 God is DOWN on sex Lie # 4 Everyone is DOING IT Lie # 5 It’s impossible to be PURE Three Truths About the Creator of Sex Truth # 1 God isn’t ...read more

  • Go And Sin No More

    Contributed by Charles Mallory on Feb 17, 2010
    based on 14 ratings
     | 9,000 views

    God's mercy and forgiveness requires our lives to be lived as sinless as possible.

    JESUS NEITHER ACCEPTED SIN NOR CONDEMNED SINNERS. ANOTHER WAY TO SAY IT IS THE WAY WE’VE ALWAYS SAID IT, “HATE THE SIN, BUT LOVE THE SINNER.” JESUS DID NOT COME TO CONDEMN PEOPLE, BUT TO TELL THEM THE GOOD NEWS THAT GOD IS FULL OF MERCY AND GRACE, EVEN WHEN WE SIN AND FALL ...read more

  • Forgiveness- What Do We Carry And What Do We Let Go?

    Contributed by Simon Harrison on Apr 9, 2001
    based on 46 ratings
     | 1,333 views

    Forgiveness is not about accepting that something wrong is somehow right, or trying to forget it: a prayerful reflection on Matthew 18.

    Today I would like to say a few words about things in our lives that we carry and things that we let go. I find today’s Gospel reading one of the most challenging in the Bible. With any apology, Jesus talks quite bluntly about the forgiveness God offers to us, and the expectation God has of us, ...read more

  • A Plea For Unity

    Contributed by Shawn Rose on Jul 8, 2008
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,506 views

    The apostle Paul instructs the Philippian church about the reason they have unity, what their response to that unity should be, and his recommendations for keeping that unity.

    A PLEA FOR UNITY Text: Philippians 2:1 – 4 Introduction: • There are some churches with a problem o Arguing over which Bible, what kind of music, what to wear o Feelings hurt, people leaving, bad witness • Christians are supposed to exemplify unity • Unity doesn’t mean being ...read more

  • God Is In The Fathering Of Families

    Contributed by Jim Kane on Jul 23, 2005
    based on 8 ratings
     | 928 views

    The fourth of a four part series on family life.

    Today marks five years since we first met. I am still glad to be your pastor and I look forward to more years together. Last year I shared three top ten father’s lists from fathers.com. Does anyone remember what they were? One list was “Top Ten Dinner Dishes When Mom’s Away and Dad’s “Cooking,” ...read more

  • The Whole World Stinks?

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 28, 2002
    based on 41 ratings
     | 2,562 views

    We study attitudes and choices.

    THE WHOLE WORLD STINKS By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr Kyfingers@aol.com TEXT: I love Hebrews 11:36 -- trials/cruel mockings/scourgings/bonds/imprisonments/ stoned/ sawn asunder/ tempted/ slain with swords/ afflicted/ tormented/ lived in deserts and caves --- Heb. 11:38 OF WHOM THE WORLD WAS ...read more

  • Do You Need An Extreme Makeover?

    Contributed by James Lowe on Oct 19, 2006
    based on 144 ratings
     | 15,805 views

    God can change your life.

    you need an extreme makeover? 2 Cor. 5:17 “Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.” Most of you have seen the television program called “Extreme Makeover.” It’s where they take these people who aren’t happy with ...read more

  • Thers's Something Missing

    Contributed by Richard Oliver on Jul 19, 2002
    based on 16 ratings
     | 4,793 views

    Our relationship with God is only part of the equation.

    There¡¦s Something Missing Mark 10:17-22 17Now as He was going out on the road, one came running, knelt before Him, and asked Him, ¡§Good Teacher, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?¡¨ 18So Jesus said to him, ¡§Why do you call Me good? No one is good but One, that is, God. 19You ...read more

  • Never A Man Spoke Like Jesus

    Contributed by David Seeley on Apr 26, 2004
    based on 31 ratings
     | 5,312 views

    The word of Christ was so amazing to the hearers that they were amazed. Christ has something to say to us today as well.

    Never a Man Spake Like Christ John 7:32 The Pharisees heard that the people murmured such things concerning him; and the Pharisees and the chief priests sent officers to take him. Then said Jesus unto them, Yet a little while am I with you, and then I go unto him that sent me. Ye shall ...read more

  • So Loved - Whosoever Series

    Contributed by Dan Cale on Dec 20, 2007
    based on 11 ratings
     | 1,703 views

    In a fresh look at John 3:16 we look at what it means to be so loved by God. Pt 3 investigates what it means to be a whosoever in the heart of God.

    So Loved Pt 3 - Whosoever John 3:16 We began last week working through this most familiar passage in scripture as we point our hearts towards the beginning of Advent. We began talking about this God who So Loved us. Remember this morning that His is Creator love boundless, endless, perfect ...read more

  • Don't Miss The Party

    Contributed by Joseph Comage on Oct 30, 2006
    based on 7 ratings
     | 3,192 views

    HEAVEN IS HAVING A PARTY JUST FOR YOU AND YOU WANT, WANT TO MISS IT.

    Rev. Joseph M. Comage Word of Life Ministry 2 October 2005 Hasson Street Christian Church DON’T MISS THE PARTY Luke 15:7 7 "I say to you that likewise there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine just persons who need no repentance. Luke ...read more

  • Ordinary People

    Contributed by Paul Zwarich on May 28, 2008
    based on 6 ratings
     | 2,907 views

    God has chosen unlikely people to do impossible tasks and has called ordinary people to be his presence in the world.

    Lectionary 11 Matthew 9:35 – 10:8 (9-23) A father, tired after Church one Sunday morning, pretended to be asleep in his chair in front of the T.V. as his kids tried their best to wake him from his Sunday nap to join them in the back yard. Finally, after several attempts to wake him his ...read more