Improved layout changes on sermon search results. Learn all about them here.
Sermons

In Sermons: "jesus' ministry" showing 1-30 of 726

Free Sermons and Sermon Outlines for Preaching

Scripture

Rating

Date

Denominations

  • Show more

Language

Sermon Type

Audience

  • 3 Lent A

    Contributed by Roger Haugen on Mar 4, 2002
    based on 65 ratings
     | 4,182 views

    Jesus meets an outcast with love and acceptance.

    3 Lent A John 4:5-42 3 March 2002 Rev. Roger Haugen For me to preach on today Gospel lesson is difficult, if not altogether wrong. This is a woman’s text. As a man I cannot possibly understand her feelings as an outcast. If anything, I represent most of which puts her on the outside, all ...read more

  • What About Jesus?

    Contributed by Don Hawks on May 1, 2002
    based on 113 ratings
     | 3,814 views

    Some responses are shared to questions people might have about Jesus.

    What do we do when you see a police car? Some say "Slow down," some say "Break!" "Scream." Just even when we’re at a stoplight and a police car pulls up behind us how many of us get nervous? You’re already thinking, "What did I do?... Did they see me run that stop sign last week? I’m making ...read more

  • Jesus The Priest Series

    Contributed by Steven Simala Grant on May 29, 2002
    based on 226 ratings
     | 40,896 views

    Jesus has bridged the gap between us and God and has made a way for us to come before God and worship Him

    Jesus The Priest: “Portraits of Christ” series: Hebrews 4:14-16 Jan. 26/27, 2002 – Steve Simala Grant Intro: I know we have heard a lot already this morning, and experienced a wide range of emotions. We heard from Matt, one of our pastors and friends, who has felt God leading him to ...read more

  • Jesus: Friend Of Sinners Series

    Contributed by Steven Simala Grant on May 29, 2002
    based on 47 ratings
     | 14,601 views

    Jesus is friend of sinners, and that is a good thing, for each of us is a sinner, and if we are to be like Jesus, we need to befriend sinners also.

    Jesus, Friend of Sinners (Luke 5:27-31; 7:36-50) Series: “Portraits of Christ” – Steve Simala Grant February 16/17, 2002 Before getting into this morning’s sermon, I want to address two things. The first is that I want to publicly praise God for working in power in my family this week. Last ...read more

  • Health Care Reform- Jesus Style

    Contributed by Rich Hadley on Jun 29, 2002
    based on 106 ratings
     | 6,941 views

    In light of today’s church--- In light of today’s epidemic of sin The question goes out--- Is there a doctor in the house?

    Matthew 9:9-13 "Healthcare Reform—Jesus Style" Once upon a time There was a king. A tribal chief. He was angry about the "white" influence in that region. He decided that only medical personnel could remain. Everybody else had to go. Teachers...missionaries...merchants... They all had to ...read more

  • When Jesus Shows Up

    Contributed by Tim Patrick on Nov 27, 2006
    based on 55 ratings
     | 35,110 views

    In this sermon you will examine Jesus’ impact upon a person’s life.

    Some time ago a lady went into an ice cream shop in Beverly Hills, Ca. to buy an ice cream cone. She was shocked when Paul Newman walked in and stood right behind her. Although rattled, she was determined to maintain her composure. She paid for her ice cream cone, then confidently walked out. ...read more

  • When You're Hot And When You're Not

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Dec 1, 2006
    based on 82 ratings
     | 6,500 views

    Let’s consider what was wrong with the Pharisees in order to find out what is sometimes wrong with us or what is lacking in our devotion to the Lord.

    INTRO.- Who’s hot and who’s not? It all depends on your viewpoint and what kind of TV news you watch. But if you have been watching the TV news at all you will get a glimpse of who’s hot and who’s not in the world of entertainment. Emmitt Smith of “Dancing with the Stars” fame is hot and ...read more

  • The Goodness Trap

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Jan 9, 2007
    based on 119 ratings
     | 26,002 views

    The goodness trap: 1- a human question 2- A human response 3- The divine way

    INTRO.- ILL.- A young boy traveling by airplane to visit his grandparents sat beside a man who happened to be a seminary professor. The boy was reading a Sunday school take-home paper when the professor thought he would have some fun with the boy. "Young man," said the professor, "If you can tell ...read more

  • The Anointed Servant

    Contributed by P. A. Solomon on Feb 4, 2007
    based on 25 ratings
     | 6,610 views

    A sermon on the the three fold purpose for which the Anointed Servant came into our lives.

    Subject : The Anointed Servant Text : Isaiah 61:1-7 Theme : The Purpose of the Anointed Servant Introduction : There are many things that have a purpose in life. Take newspapers for example; their main purpose is to keep us informed about what’s happening around us. However for my dog the ...read more

  • Questioning Christ And Christianity

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Feb 16, 2007
    based on 58 ratings
     | 1,969 views

    There are three different questions in this text. 1- The marriage question 2- The Resurrection question 3- The Law question

    INTRO.- ILL.- It is said that when Herbert Hoover ran for election as President of the United States at the height of the prosperity boom in 1928, one of his campaign promises, expressed as a campaign slogan of the Republican party, was “A chicken in every pot, a car in every garage.” The ...read more

  • Showing Compassion

    Contributed by Jason Cole on Mar 12, 2007
    based on 36 ratings
     | 7,545 views

    A look at the example of the compassion that Christ showed and how we should imitate His example of compassion.

    Confessions: I Struggle to Show Compassion Like Christ Did Introduction: I learn more and more about the importance of being honest with ourselves, especially concerning our relationship with Christ. I think that sometimes we as the church live an idealistic life. We don’t like to admit ...read more

  • The Road To Happiness: Merciful Series

    Contributed by Dan Brown on Mar 20, 2007
    based on 9 ratings
     | 1,561 views

    As we receive mercy from God, he expects us to show mercy to others and as we do that then God in his faithfulness gives us even more mercy.

    Sermon-Matt. 5:7-The Road to Happiness: Meekness Intro: My name is Earl-show about karma, do good things and good things will happen to you. Many people misunderstand this passage as saying that type of thing. Read Matt. 5:7 Today help us understand that as we receive mercy from God, he ...read more

  • Five Were Wise And Five Were Foolish

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Mar 21, 2007
    based on 84 ratings
     | 8,898 views

    This parable is about foolishness, wisdom and preparation.

    INTRO.- ILL.- A black American Baptist preacher from Richmond was attending a Baptist convention in Mississippi. A Mississippi preacher, reading the Scripture lesson for a morning session, read: “Now the Kingdom of Heaven was likened unto ten Virginians which took their lamps and went forth to meet ...read more

  • C Is For Capstone Series

    Contributed by Larry Brincefield on May 31, 2007
    based on 6 ratings
     | 2,218 views

    A study of the word "capstone" and "cornerstone" in Scripture.

    Introduction 1. (email funny) 2. ABC’s and XYZ’s of the Bible.... Does anyone remember what A was for? (Abundant) B is for Beginning C is for Cornerstone/Capstone... Someone requested “commitment”... But, did you realize that the word “commitment” is not in the Bible (NIV or ...read more

  • I Am Come That They Might Have Life...

    Contributed by Kevin Higgins on Aug 7, 2005
    based on 39 ratings
     | 21,629 views

    Sermon 6 of 7: Why did Jesus come?

    John 10:10 I Am Come That They Might Have Life… Woodlawn Baptist Church August 7, 2005 Introduction A couple of weeks ago I preached a message from John 9, where Jesus said that He came “for judgment, that they which which see not might see; and that they which see might be made blind.” ...read more

  • Servants

    Contributed by Kevin Litchfield on Oct 13, 2005
    based on 23 ratings
     | 1,672 views

    This message encourages service.

    During the American Revolution a man in civilian clothes rode past a group of soldiers repairing a small defensive barrier. their leader was shouting instructions, but making no attempt to help them. Asked why by the rider, he retorted with great dignity, "Sir, I am a corporal!" The stranger ...read more

  • Loving The Unlovely Series

    Contributed by David Elvery on Nov 29, 2005
    based on 29 ratings
     | 5,417 views

    Looking at how we should treat unlovely people

    Our attitude to the Unlovely – Luke 5:27-32 Gladstone Baptist Church – 19/9/04 “It was a beautiful Sunday morning and people were filling the church to its fullest capacity. As they filed in, each were given a bulletin filled with announcements, a sermon outline, etc. At the end of the line ...read more

  • Filling A Vacuum

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on May 22, 2006
    based on 30 ratings
     | 4,217 views

    A Sermon for the 7th Sunday of Easter

    7th Sunday of Easter John 17:6-19 "Filling A Vacuum" 6* “I have manifested thy name to the men whom thou gavest me out of the world; thine they were, and thou gavest them to me, and they have kept thy word. 7* Now they know that everything that thou hast given me is from thee; ...read more

  • Judging Or Discerning?

    Contributed by Steve Shepherd on Jun 20, 2006
    based on 208 ratings
     | 17,771 views

    Jesus taught us to be discerning rather than judging.

    INTRO.- Here is an Aesop’s Fable to help us with this subject. ILL.- A Lion, unable from old age and infirmities to provide himself with food by force, resolved to do so by savvy or wit. He returned to his den, and lying down there, pretended to be sick, taking care that his sickness should be ...read more

  • Compassion

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on Jul 17, 2006
    based on 160 ratings
     | 18,563 views

    A sermon for the 7th Sunday after Pentecost Proper 11 Jesus having compassion on the crowds

    7th Sunday after Pentecost Proper 11 Mark 6: 30-34, 52-56 "Compassion" 30* The apostles returned to Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. 31* And he said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a lonely place, and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they ...read more

  • Jesus & The Party Crasher Series

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Mar 13, 2001
    based on 431 ratings
     | 23,503 views

    What did Simon intend to do by snubbing Jesus as he did, and what exactly was the woman doing there at the party?

    Alan Calhoun, Bristol, Connecticut told of a tag sale (garage sale) he and wife had a year or so ago. They had decided to put out a mirror they’d received as a wedding gift. The reason they were selling it was that it had a gaudy aqua-colored metal frame and they just couldn’t find a room in ...read more

  • Who Is Jesus?

    Contributed by Mark Hodges on Jun 18, 2001
    based on 178 ratings
     | 11,805 views

    Many question, but the truth needs to be known of "Who is Jesus."

    WHO IS JESUS? Matthew 16:13-17 Introduction: All the way through the book of Matthew these disciples have been with Jesus. „h They have heard the Lord Jesus teach. „h They have seen the miracles which Jesus performed. They have observed His behavior. Now, Jesus comes to the point of ...read more

  • Why Not Rest

    Contributed by Rick Gillespie- Mobley on Jul 3, 2001
    based on 185 ratings
     | 8,607 views

    This sermon deals with Jesus telling us to come and to rest.

    WHY NOT REST 9:30 1/29/93 Text Matthew 11:28-30 Psalm 23 Matthew 11:25-30 .ls2 RICK The story is told of a lady who became very angry at the pastor. When she finally caught up with him, she said, "I called ...read more

  • The Ministry In Jerusalem

    Contributed by David Dewitt on Oct 31, 2001
    based on 13 ratings
     | 1,215 views

    This is an inductive study of the Jerusalem ministry of Jesus with a focus on major themes and structural elements.

    The Jerusalem Ministry Narrative I. Divide and Title A. Segmental Divisions 19.28-21.4 Jesus enters and claims the Kingdom 21:5-38 Jesus predicts the destruction of Jerusalem B. Paragraph Divisions 19:28-44 The Entry 19:45-48 Jesus clears the Temple 20:1-8 Religious leaders question ...read more

  • 2001 Person Of The Year

    Contributed by Don Schultz on Dec 13, 2001
    based on 121 ratings
     | 2,775 views

    What is greatness? Jesus redefines it here. Could you fit into the category of "greatness"?

    Matthew 11:2-11 2001 Person of the Year The year 2001 is almost over – a little over two weeks to go. Who was the most influential person in the world, this past year? Every year, Time Magazine picks out someone to be their Person of the Year. Here’s the criteria – in the last 12 months, ...read more

  • We Need A Lamb!

    Contributed by Edward Frey on Jan 18, 2002
    based on 232 ratings
     | 10,405 views

    Jesus is the sacrifice that has won our redemption.

    A tourist visited a church in Germany and was surprised to see the carved figure of a lamb near the top of the church’s tower. He asked why it was there and was told that when the church was being built, a workman fell from a high scaffold. His co-workers rushed down, expecting to find him dead. ...read more

  • "What Did He Write?"

    Contributed by Clark Tanner on Aug 4, 2003
    based on 32 ratings
     | 3,846 views

    It’s not what He wrote that matters, but the fact that He wrote.

    “And the scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman caught in adultery, and having set her in the midst, they said to Him, ‘Teacher, this woman has been caught in adultery, in the very act. Now in the Law Moses commanded us to stone such women; what then do You say?’ And they were saying this ...read more

  • Using Religion To Escape Religion

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on Sep 8, 2003
    based on 77 ratings
     | 5,908 views

    A sermon for the 12th Sunday after Pentecost Proper 17

    12th Sunday after Pentecost Proper 17 Mark 7:1-8,14-15, 21-23 "Using Religion to Escape Religion" 7:1 ¶ Now when the Pharisees gathered together to him, with some of the scribes, who had come from Jerusalem, 2 they saw that some of his disciples ate with hands defiled, that is, unwashed. 3 ...read more

  • The Time Has Come...to Pray #2 Series

    Contributed by Larry Brincefield on Oct 15, 2003
    based on 8 ratings
     | 723 views

    1. "Father" (note the ease of access) 2. "Glorify Your Son, that Your Son may glorify You".

    Wednesday, October 8, 2003 Title: The Time Has Come... to Pray #2 Text: John 17:1 Introduction 1. Jesus has just spent a very busy week... the week leading up to His death on the cross... and it is during this pivotal time in the life of Christ... that we have the wonderful ...read more

  • Grace That Makes You Say Wow!

    Contributed by Jeremy Herr on Oct 17, 2003
    based on 523 ratings
     | 30,908 views

    Exploring and applying the amazing grace of God.

    Grace that makes you say, “WOW!” Illustration- Christian Conference in Britain, “oh that’s easy, its grace.”- C.S. Lewis What do you think of when you hear the word grace? In the Christian community we are surrounded by the word. I mean I go to a school named Grace Bible College, this ...read more