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  • The Holy Place

    Contributed by Dewayne Bolton on Feb 12, 2001
    based on 74 ratings

    The joy of living in the HOly PLace

    PSALMS 24:3-4 THE HOLY PLACE INTRO. A. Psalms 23 ends with the hope of dewlling in the house of the Lord forever. a. This is a hope all cherish b. It is also a possibility available to all B. The verses I read to you ask a question and give an answer. a. The question is WHO SHALL ASCEND more

  • When Living For God Becomes A Joy

    Contributed by Robert Ziriak on Mar 11, 2003
    based on 35 ratings

    Encouragement to find joy in living for God.

    When Living For God Becomes A Joy Romans 14:17 17 For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost. John 15:10-11 10 If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father’s commandments, and abide in his love. more

  • We Still Have Joy! Series

    Contributed by Quinton Williamson on May 27, 2003
    based on 34 ratings

    To enable the people of God to keep joy in their lives.

    SUBJECT: WE STILL HAVE JOY! SCRIPTURE: 1Chronicles 4: 9-10 1.) Despite all the things we loose in life, we still have joy. When trouble comes up against you, you got bills coming up behind you, the devil has you botched in on both sides, and stumbling blocks are in front of you, look up be more

  • The Four Levels Of Love Series

    Contributed by Brian Atwood on Mar 10, 2008
    based on 13 ratings

    Where the joy of living a significant life comes from.

    We’re in this series called, “Made to Count – Am I Living a Life that Matters?” Last week in chapter one of John’s letter we discovered that FELLOWSHIP is one of the keys to living a life that matters. We’ve got to interact with others according to God’s instructions in order to live a more

  • A National Shortage

    Contributed by Scott Bradford on Nov 15, 2002
    based on 47 ratings

    This sermon is intended to question why there often seems to be a shortage of joy in the lives of God’s people, and to call God’s people to "rejoice" and give thanks!

    I. When my father, Rev. Charles Wesley Bradford died, my mother gave me all my father’s old sermon notes and some manuscripts. Among these files were, I believe, also some things that either belonged to my grandfather Rev. Ernest Bradford or to my mother’s father Dr. Rev. Dewey Whitwell. AMong more

  • Finding The Joy You Have Lost Series

    Contributed by Tom Shepard on Jan 17, 2010
    based on 96 ratings

    Three ways to renew your joy. 1. Live each day by GRACE 2. Keep your priorities in PERSPECTIVE 3. Grow in your RELATIONSHIP with Christ

    Finding The Joy You Have Lost Paul writing to the Philippians in chapter three says: “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.” Philippians 3:1 (NKJV) Go ahead and circle the word more

  • Jesus Christ, The Joy To The World

    Contributed by Charles Mccall on Jan 4, 2005
    based on 28 ratings

    If you looking for some joy in your life, you need to look to Jesus Christ.

    St. Luke 2: 8-14 Psalm 30:5 Topic: Jesus Christ, the Joy to the world The word “joy” in the Webster’s Dictionary is defined as “very glad feeling; happiness or delight.” Today, we are living in a world where there are people who are searching for some joy in their lives. We more

  • The Seasoned Joker

    Contributed by Sean Smuts on Jan 18, 2004
    based on 19 ratings

    A Funeral Sermon

    The Seasoned Joker Friends, we are gathered here to honor the memory of our departed friend and family member, Gary Elzey. We have come not to mourn his death, but to celebrate his life. And indeed there are many things to celebrate. There are many stories we could tell about Gary; he was a more

  • Plugging The Leak In Your Joy Series

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Feb 20, 2006
    based on 186 ratings

    Billy Sunday observed "If there’s no joy in your religion, you’ve got a leak in your faith." In a world that is often discouraging and frustrating, how can a Christian keep the Joy of the Lord as their strength?

    OPEN: In 1937 architect Frank Lloyd Wright built a house for industrialist Hibbard Johnson. One rainy evening Johnson was entertaining distinguished guests for dinner when the roof began to leak. The water seeped through directly above Johnson himself, dripping steadily onto his bald head. more

  • The Gospel Of Christmas

    Contributed by Howard Mcglamery on Dec 20, 2002
    based on 306 ratings

    Seven reasons that the gospel is good news.

    The Gospel of Christmas Luke 2:1-14 Introduction What a privilege it was for the angel to announce the birth of the Savior. This unnamed angel was soon followed by a heavenly chorus of angels praising and glorifying God. That first Christmas morning the shepherds heard the “good news” of the more

  • Suffering Successfully

    Contributed by Ben Bannister on Jul 7, 2003
    based on 13 ratings

    In this sermon, we will learn how to profit from trials.

    Text: James 1:1-8 ETS: This passage tells us how to suffer successfully. ESS: There are three keys to suffering successful. OSS: The people of Providence Baptist Church will suffer successfully. PQ: How can we suffer successfully? UW: Keys Title: How to Suffer Successfully I. A Good more

  • "Restoring The Joy" Series

    Contributed by John Hamby on May 26, 2004
    based on 55 ratings

    Introduction to series "Restoring the Joy" on the book of Philippians.

    Restoring the Joy Study of Philippians Sermon # 1 “Restoring the Joy” Philippians 1:1-11 As I thought and prayed about what I should preach on for the next few weeks, I had to ask myself, “What is more

  • Come And Get It - Perseverance Part2 Series

    Contributed by Mike Rickman on Jul 14, 2005
    based on 6 ratings

    The Joy of the Lord will help us persevere through the difficult times of our Christian walk.

    July 3, 2004 Morning Worship Text: Psalm 40:1-3 Subject: Joy - Part 2 in the Perseverance Series Title: Come and Get It What is the connection between being a Christian and joy? Joy is part of the fruit that we should exhibit. There is nothing that can be more satisfying and joyful than more

  • Jesus Prayed For Those He Loved Series

    Contributed by Robert Galasso on Mar 11, 2002
    based on 74 ratings

    As Jesus prayed with great passion in the garden for his disciples, that same prayer was for all of those who would follow him.

    Introduction: Our Lord was about to go through a great trial of horror on the cross and yet, he took the time in the middle of his own agony to lift up in earnest prayer to his Father the needs of his followers. Jesus prayed for his disciples, including those of us who follow him today. He more

  • Tell Them!

    Contributed by Brian Credille on Mar 5, 2001
    based on 239 ratings

    The risen Christ appeared to the two Marys and gave them clear direction as to a new meaning and purpose for life. Jesus’ words to them give us new meaning and direction for our lives today as well.

    “Tell Them!” Matthew 28:9-20 INTRODUCTION Jesus had been gloriously raised from the dead. The two Marys had been to the tomb and found it empty! As they encountered the risen Christ, a new meaning and purpose for life was revealed. That meaning and purpose is for you and I today: I. WE more