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  • The Thief Called Unbelief

    Contributed by Derrick Strickland on Jun 6, 2003
    based on 89 ratings

    Recognize unbelief as the thief it really is.

    “The Thief Called Unbelief” 2 Kings 6:24-7:2 INTRO: 1.This was among the darkest hours in the history of the kingdom of Israel - times had never been worse in it’s capital city of Samaria. a.Ben Hadad, king of Aram had besieged Samaria and had stopped all supplies from more

  • The Church Is Full Of Hypocrites!

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on May 16, 2001
    based on 348 ratings

    Jesus says that there will be both good & evil people in this world, & they’ll be living side by side. Even the church will not be immune to this mixture. (Powerpoints available - #156)

    MELVIN NEWLAND, MINISTER RIDGE CHAPEL, KANSAS, OK (The Powerpoints used with this message are available at no charge. Just email me at and request #156.) ILL. When was the last time you overheard a more

  • Walk The Talk Series

    Contributed by Tom Owen on Dec 7, 2010

    Learning how to be the church in today's world through learning from the book of Acts.

    [2] Boy if there’s one thing that’s irritating its hypocrisy. [Al Gore’s house, doctor’s office with ash tray examples.] Hypocrisy is a hard thing to deal with. But you know what, all of us at one time or another find ourselves being a hypocrite. All of us at one more

  • How Are You Known?

    Contributed by Rodelio Mallari on Dec 13, 2010
    based on 2 ratings

    It is an inescapable fact that we are all known in one way or the other. Question: How are you viewed by the majority of those who live and work around you? Do they see you as a godly person or an ungodly person? Do they see you as a peacemaker or a trou

    Intro: Our text says, “Ye are our epistle written in our hearts, KNOWN and read of all men." Everyone without exception is known in some ways to others. Without your knowledge, the people around you are reading your life like an open book. As they privately observe, they are reading your motives more

  • Be Real

    Contributed by Jim Erwin on Dec 30, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    We need to be real Christians, not fake ones.

    Be Real Colossians 3:1-4 PLAY GAME: Is It Real or Is It Fake? I want to talk to you this morning about being a Christian. Many times, we look at someone who claims to be a Christian, and we often wonder if we believe that person. Are they a real Christian, or are they faking it? In other more

  • When Our Lives Do The Talking Series

    Contributed by Tom Owen on Jan 14, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    verse by verse through Acts

    [2] Where are the genuine people today? Where are they? It doesn’t seem like anyone tells the truth any more. And you know what, it doesn’t even seem like people are expected to be truthful any more. Lying is commonplace, accepted and even expected from time to time. Do we have any more

  • Grace Is About Controversy Series

    Contributed by Bob Gillchrest on Jan 28, 2011
    based on 3 ratings

    Paul discovers that Peter has done an about face and is behaving hypocritically.

    We’re all so perfect that we never get into arguments with anyone - aren’t we? You never had a fight with your spouse? You’ve never had a blow-up with any of your children? You’ve never disagreed with your boss or supervisor? Everything has always been perfect - you’ve more

  • God Knows When You’re Done

    Contributed by Gregory Thomas on Feb 1, 2011
    based on 6 ratings

    Instead of Epraim depending on God for stability He formed alliances with the people instead of him being a shepherd he became as sheep. The "cake not turned" was burnt on one side and raw on the other. A metaphor for just how mixed up their lives were.

    God Knows When You’re Done Hosea 7:8 The idea is of a “half-baked” cake. In that day, bread was often prepared as a cake that was cooked on both sides, something like a pancake. In thinking they can serve both the Lord and idols, Israel is like an unturned pancake - burned on one side, more

  • Don't Expect Church People To Be Perfect!

    Contributed by David Rigg on Apr 3, 2008
    based on 69 ratings

    People who refuse to attend church often point to the failings of church people as their excuse for staying home. This sermon deals with the fact that church folks are not perfect. An amusing story to illustrate the points is included.

    Don’t Expect Church People To Be Perfect! Philippians 3:4-14 1 Finally, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord. For me to write the same things to you is not tedious, but for you it is safe. 2Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the mutilation! 3For we are the circumcision, who more

  • Is The Church Full Of Hypocrisy? Series

    Contributed by John Barry on Jun 12, 2009
    based on 5 ratings

    The editor-in-chief of Bible Study magazine addresses hypocrisy in the Church and explains how to limit hypocrisy in your life.

    Is the Church full of hypocrisy? At many points in my life I have thought, "Yes. Most definitely, yes. The Church is full of hypocrisy." At other times I have thought, "Well, it is not as bad as I thought it was." But, I have never thought, "There is no hypocrisy in the Church." That would simply more

  • Artificial Righteousness: Glorifying In The Flesh Series

    Contributed by Matthew Kratz on May 5, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    Glorifying in the flesh is a form of Artificial Righteousness which is motivated by 1) Religious Pride, 2) Cowardice, & 3)hypocrisy.

    The news has been filled with week with statistics, world wide reports, deaths and fear from the H1N1 human influenza virus, previously known as swine flu. One of the most distasteful elements of this situation has been the various reactions to it. Minute by minute coverage from many news agencies more

  • The Bonds Of Legalism Series

    Contributed by Jim Drake on May 5, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    Instead of doing a full exposition of the passage, we’re going to focus on one aspect of it. We’re going to focus on the bonds of legalism. And make no mistake about it, legalism is bondage. As you can tell, we are in the same passage this morning as we were last week. But this morning, rather than doing a full exposition of the passage, we’re going to focus on one aspect of it. We’re going to focus on the bonds of legalism. The fact is that more

  • Stained-Glass Masquerade

    Contributed by Scott Johnson on May 18, 2008
    based on 4 ratings

    So often in the Church we pretend that everything is perfect, but truth is, it isn’t. The book of James offers insight into how to cure this ailment.

    Stained-Glass Masquerade (James 5:13-16) Intro: Do you ever walk in to a church service and begin to question the validity of the perfection that’s displayed? Do you ever look around at the people and ask “Is there anyone in here who fails?” or “Has anyone fallen down in their walk with God more

  • Freedom

    Contributed by Howard Strickland on Oct 20, 2010
    based on 2 ratings

    Sermon series from the book of Galatians. Here’s a brief account of the darkest days in the history of the gospel. By withdrawing from the Gentile believers to fellowship with the Judaizers who held a position he knew was wrong, Peter had in appearance su

    Freedom Galatians 2: 11-21 11 But when Peter came to Antioch, I had to oppose him to his face, for what he did was very wrong. 12 When he first arrived, he ate with the Gentile Christians, who were not circumcised. But afterward, when some friends of James came, Peter wouldn’t more

  • Who Do You Think You Are? Series

    Contributed by Dean Courtier on Nov 5, 2010
    based on 12 ratings

    God is more interested in what is on the inside of us than He is in what is on the outside of us.

    WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? Colossians 3:8-3:16 8 But now you must rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. 9 Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices 10 and have put on the new more