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  • Do Not Grieve The Holy Spirit!

    Contributed by Charles Degner on Jul 30, 2003
    based on 87 ratings

    It’s just one passage, but it has so much to teach us about the Holy Spirit!

    Ephesians 4:30 Pentecost 12 B Rev. Charles Degner August 14, 1994 I knew I would be on vacation most of this week. So the day before I left for vacation, I pulled an old sermon out of the files to use when I got back. I should know better by now. Old sermons are like apples. The ...read more

  • Precautions About The Spirit Series

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Dec 1, 2008
    based on 44 ratings

    I’m warned about "grieving" the Spirit of God. How would I do that, and how do I make sure I don’t do it?

    OPEN: Back in the 15th century, bakers would bake their rolls, buns and cakes etc. in 3 rows of four --- and then they sold them batches of a dozen. Now, these days we have machines that measure the dough and run it through ovens. It’s all pretty standardized. But back then, baked goods were ...read more

  • A Call To Unlimited Forgiveness

    Contributed by Christopher Holdsworth on Jul 27, 2014
    based on 14 ratings

    The full extent of the law, versus the full extent of grace.

    A CALL TO UNLIMITED FORGIVENESS Matthew 18:21-35 Peter’s question, “How many times shall I forgive my brother?” (Matthew 18:21) arises out of the context of church discipline (Matthew 18:15-20). Perhaps the original grievance was resolved, between one brother and another. The brother was ...read more

  • Grieving The Holy Spirit

    Contributed by Jerry Flury on Nov 5, 2012
    based on 8 ratings

    Our lives can also grieve the Holy Spirit. How do we cause the Holy Spirit to feel deep sorrow?

    Grieving the Holy Spirit Ephesians 4:30 The Holy Spirit is often the most overlooked person of the triune Godhead. The Holy Spirit is not a force or power,: He is a person. He is God – God, the Holy Ghost. His mission is to bring glory to God the Father by declaring the work of God, the ...read more

  • When The Spirit Weeps Series

    Contributed by Jason Jones on Aug 19, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Exposition of Ephesians 4:29-32 in light of the passage in the covenant that deals with gossip, feuding, and grudges

    Text: Eph 4:29-32, Title: When the Spirit Weeps, Date/Place: NRBC, 8/17/08, PM A. Opening illustration: The fine line between keeping Mackenzie from being a little mama and being a tattletale B. Background to passage: We now continue in the covenant series with tonight’s message related to a ...read more

  • Responses To The Holy Spirit

    Contributed by Stephen Funderburk on Nov 9, 2005
    based on 15 ratings

    responding to the move of God’s Spirit in our lives

    Intro: one of the symbols of the Holy Spirit in scripture is the dove. The dove is a symbol of gentleness, which means the Holy Spirit doesn’t force His way into our lives, but we must respond to the moving of the Spirit. Tonight, I would like to give you some of the responses found in the Word of ...read more

  • Sins Against The Spirit Series

    Contributed by Keith Foskey on Jun 6, 2005
    based on 10 ratings

    A sermon outlining the sins of blasphemy, grieving and quenching of the Spirit

    Sermon Series: ¡§God, The Holy Spirit¡¨ Sermon #3 ¡§Sins Against the Spirit¡¨ Text: Matthew 12:30-32 OPENING JOKE: ¡§Four Preachers Confess¡¨ Four preachers met for a friendly gathering. During the conversation one preacher said, ¡§Our people come to us and pour out their hearts, confess ...read more

  • Church Hinderances

    Contributed by Robert Laymance on Feb 16, 2001
    based on 117 ratings

    Some instances and obstacles the Church must deal with Today.

    In the Church today, as a Pastor and Preacher there are times we are faced with hinderances to the worship service. As Sons of God, we are to keep on the firing line and be instant in season and out of season. Let’s look at a few things ALL of God’s men are faced with. There is the pitch-fork ...read more

  • God's Treasure -The Gift Of The Holy Spirit Series

    Contributed by Alan Tison on Mar 20, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    A sermon on the unique gift of the Holy Spirt in the life of the believer

    Children have a way of controlling our life do they not – I heard about a young boy who received a harmonica for Christmas from his uncle. After the first of the year he saw his uncle for the first time since receiving the harmonica. With a large smile he said, “Thanks for the harmonica you gave me ...read more

  • Man In The Mirror

    Contributed by Gregory Thomas on May 5, 2011
    based on 4 ratings

    Before we look at anyone else we should look at our own short comings and faults, in short we should examine ourselves.

    Man In The Mirror 2 Corinthians 13: 5-10 Self examination. Examine yourselves as to whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Do you not know yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in ...read more

  • Being A Disciple, Part 2 Series

    Contributed by T.j. Conwell on Aug 26, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Message about doing what is good, and living as a disciple of Christ.

    Being a Disciple, Part 2 -- (Doing what is good) Titus 3:1-7 Introduction - As we continue our series of being a disciple, this morning we will look at our speech - It is important as a disciple to continue working; and remembering where we came from - Titus was a friend of Paul, and a ...read more

  • Conquering Sin (2): My View Of Sin Series

    Contributed by Nate Herbst on Dec 31, 2008
    based on 6 ratings

    Learning to see my sin with the same hate God has for it while simultaneously seeing myself with the same mercy and grace God has for me are vitally important steps towards experiencing victory over sin.

    A correct view of sin. A struggle with a few verses: (Most are direct references, a few are paraphrased) How long, O God, will you allow our enemies to mock you? Will you let them dishonor your name forever? Why do you hold back your strong right hand? Unleash your powerful fist and deliver a ...read more

  • The Believers Joy Series

    Contributed by Pastor/Revivalist Terry Sisney on Jul 30, 2002
    based on 178 ratings

    One of our greatest gifts as a believer is joy, The Joy of the Lord produces a strength in us that will lift us above the storms of life, and enable us to walk on top of the troubled waters.

    Ne 8:10 Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared: for [this] day [is] holy unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the LORD is your strength. One of the saddest things in the body of Christ today ...read more

  • Grieving The Holy Spirit

    Contributed by D Dimedio on Nov 11, 2004
    based on 79 ratings

    What it means and what the effects of grieving the Holy Spirit.

    There are some amazing truths contained in the NT concerning the person of the Spirit of God. I am afraid that because He is unseen, He is so often overlooked. Yet He is so frequently mentioned and given such prominence, that we overlook Him at our own demise. In our text we are given a ...read more

  • Jet Tour Through Ephesians Series

    Contributed by Travis Moore on Oct 31, 2000
    based on 194 ratings

    Introduction to Ephesians

    EPHESIANS - Exaltation INTRODUCTION: Ephesians was one of the four Epistles written by Paul from his Roman jail. It is the loftiest of all NT literature, identifying the Believer as enjoying the blessings of “ heavenly places in Christ”. The letter identifies the wealth, the worth and the walk ...read more