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  • Jonah 1: Responding To God’s Greatness Series

    Contributed by Hal Seed on Feb 14, 2008
    based on 6 ratings

    The book of Jonah is about responding to God’s greatness and grace. Throughout the book, the wind, waves, fish, sailors, and Ninevites all respond rightly to God. Only Jonah disobeys. This is the introductory sermon to a four-part series. It answers the

    [This sermon is contributed by Hal Seed of New Song Church in Oceanside, California and of Hal is the author of numerous books including The God Questions and The Bible Questions. If you are interested in The Bible Questions Church-wide Campaign, please visit and watch Hal’s more

  • The Greatest

    Contributed by W Pittendreigh on Sep 28, 2006
    based on 40 ratings

    If we want to be the greatest disciple, greatness will not be found as the world defines it, but in servanthood and in embracing the least of God’s children.

    Sports fans will know that Muhammad Ali today is called the greatest. Ali himself used to tell everyone “I am the greatest,” but not everyone agreed, especially when he was younger. He became the greatest in the eyes of the world over the last 40 years. Muhammad more

  • The Source Of Hope

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Sep 9, 2002
    based on 510 ratings

    What is it that can give us one of the three greatest gifts God has promised us?

    OPENING: While hunting, Larry and Elmer got lost in the woods. Trying to reassure his friend, Larry said, "Don’t worry. All we have to do is shoot into the air 3 times, stay where we are, and someone will find us." They shot in the air 3 times, but no one came. After a while, they tried more

  • God's Greatness

    Contributed by Brien Sims on Jun 20, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    Let’s focus on just how BIG our God is and what He can do. There is joy in knowing He is bigger than us.

    Each month at the men’s fellowship a topic has been assigned for the speaker to address. We have received what has to be the most absurdly large topic known to man. This subject has infinite boundaries which mankind has been trying to wrap its finite mind around for all time. No one has ever more

  • The Barbecue

    Contributed by Karl Ingersoll on Jun 22, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Faith comes to most of us some packaged form. In the lives of many Christians it is never unpacked - it remains in the box.

    I have had this idea for a sermon illustration rattling around in my brain. Today seemed like the perfect day to use it. A few weeks ago now I referenced the beginnings of this illustration. It actually began with new siding and windows on our home. That meant a new deck. The old one was an more

  • Standing At The Edge Of The River

    Contributed by Philip Harrelson on Jan 31, 2009
    based on 38 ratings

    Every man has a Jordan River that has to be crossed to gain the Promised Land.

    STANDING AT THE EDGE OF THE RIVER TEXT: Joshua 3:1-6 Joshua 3:1-6 -- “And Joshua rose early in the morning; and they removed from Shittim, and came to Jordan, he and all the children of Israel, and lodged there before they passed over.” “And it came to pass after three days, that the officers more

  • But He Was A Leper

    Contributed by James May on Mar 15, 2009
    based on 25 ratings

    Namaan was a mighty man, a warrior, a commander and highly respected and honored by man, but he was leper. God’s view of greatness is different from that of the world. We need to be great in God’s eyes.

    But He Was a Leper By Pastor Jim May Great men, they are all around us and in every walk of life. Looking back through history we can see a lot of great people. Abraham Lincoln was considered a great man because of the Emancipation Proclamation. George Washington was a great man, and the more

  • The River Euphrates: Foolish Fashions Shrink Series

    Contributed by Joseph Smith on Mar 20, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    A great people learn to balance foolish pride and destructive shame, and learn to be themselves rather than selecting the worst habits of the majority. Cling to what has supported the African-American for years.

    Those who have planned our observance of Black History Month this year selected the theme, "New Currents, Ancient Rivers". Many of you will recognize that the words, "Ancient Rivers" are drawn from a well-known poem by Langston Hughes. The phrase "New Currents, Ancient Rivers" suggests to me more

  • I Am In The Presence Of Greatest

    Contributed by Anthony Zibolski on Mar 26, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    This sermon was given for Girl Scout Sunday at our church. It was directed for the young people that God has a purpose for their lives and no one should steal it from them.

    I am in the presence of greatness Psalms 139:1-4, 7-10, 13-16, 23-24 Jeremiah 29:10-11 This sermon was given on “Girl scout Sunday” as part of a special service for them Introduction- You are never too young to dream. You are more

  • A Prayer Of Praise Series

    Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Mar 31, 2009
    based on 18 ratings

    Habakkuk’s prayer is a pinnacle of praise. It is the mountain top destination of a journey that began in the valley of distress & doubt. It is for God’s power & involvement in the world.

    Habakkuk 3:1-7 A PRAYER OF PRAISE [Psalm 77] Habakkuk is a beautiful gem of a book written by a prophet who started out wrestling with God and ended up worshiping Him. The distressed prophet who complained over the unchecked sin of his country in the first part of chapter one, was amazed at more

  • Jesus Before Pilate Series

    Contributed by Hugh W. Davidson on Apr 15, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    Jesus appearance before Pilate

    Jesus before Pilate John 19:1-16 I saw some interesting tombstone inscriptions. • The first one was from a place called Tombstone Arizona. It says, “Here lies Lester Moore; four slugs from a .44, no Les, no more.” • Here’s one from Lincoln, Maine that more

  • #1 Beckoned To The Other Side* Series

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 17, 2009
    based on 8 ratings

    Have you ever dreamed of more? Jesus said: Let us GO TO THE OTHER SIDE... The storm raged high, but know there is MORE ON THE OTHER SIDE.

    #1 BECKONED TO THE OTHER SIDE? By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. This is lesson #1 of a two part lesson... Fodder for these sermons was adapted from a lesson by: Zollie L. Smith, Jr., Executive Director of Assemblies of God US Missions "You cannot legislate the poor into more

  • The Disciples Argue About Who Is The Greatest Series

    Contributed by Bruce Shields on Aug 24, 2008
    based on 7 ratings

    Part 18:The Great Commission - Who is the greatest among the disciples...they argue as Jesus listened.

    The Great Commission Part 18 – Who is Greatest? Pastor Bruce A. Shields House of Faith – | ANNOUNCEMENTS 6:00PM Evening Service at the church – “Seminary Students will be preaching” May 11th – Lori Ulman May 18th – Lynnette Higgins May more

  • See The Glory

    Contributed by Ralph Andrus on Sep 9, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    Contemplating the vastness of space and answering the question whether we are alone in the universe the reason for the stars.

    Psalm 97:6 KJV The heavens declare his righteousness, and all the people see his glory. - Stars galaxies, quasars, pulsars shout forth God’s glory - About 3,000 stars can be seen with the naked eye. - Science estimates 10↗21 stars - Other estimates 70,000 million million million - more

  • God's Measure Of Greatness

    Contributed by Shawn Rose on Dec 27, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    It’s not about how much you do; it’s about whether or not you faithfully do what He asks.

    GOD’S MEASURE OF GREATNESS Text: Matthew 19:30 – 20:16 Introduction: • Chapter 19, 20 Jesus addresses God’s measure of greatness in His kingdom • 19:3 – 12 (Pharisees; divorce) Greatness not based upon the strictness of our religious beliefs • 19:16 – 26 (Rich young ruler) Greatness not more