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  • Powerless

    Contributed by Jerry Flury on May 7, 2003
    based on 88 ratings
     | 9,812 views

    Our powerlessness is the result of at least one of three things and more often than not is the result of the combination of all three - Lie Faith, Lax Lives, and Little connectivity!

    POWERLESS MATTHEW 17:14-21 INTRODUCTION: In Matthew 10:1 we read that Christ gave the disciples power over and the authority to act against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease. They were sent into Galilee to preach the kingdom of God ...read more

  • Stirred, But Not Changed

    Contributed by R. Darrel Davis on Dec 14, 2003
    based on 214 ratings
     | 10,576 views

    Main Idea: God wants the conviction we feel in our hearts to produce a change in our actions. Introduction: “Now I rejoice, not that you were made sorry, but that your sorrow led to repentance.” As we begin this series of meetings, I want to say something to you about my purpose, and more ...read more

  • Hezekiah: Just A Little More Time Series

    Contributed by Guy Caley on Sep 13, 2002
    based on 80 ratings
     | 17,694 views

    #4 in series "Revival in the Land" Here at the end of Hezekiah’s life are several lessons we would do well to learn if we hope to see the Lord move in revival power among us.

    Introduction Titanic In 1912 the "unsinkable" Titanic was launched in Liverpool, England. So haughty was the hoopla surrounding the Titanic’s safety and structural integrity that it caused dismay among some of the God fearing public. Such pride it was felt was tempting God to show man his ...read more

  • Lose The Guilt

    Contributed by Ron Hicks on May 21, 2007
    based on 23 ratings
     | 4,855 views

    Feeling guilty about your sins does absolutely no good unless it motivates you to change your heart!

    LOSE THE GUILT 2 Cor 7:1-11 1 Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God. 2 Receive us; we have wronged no man, we have corrupted no man, we have defrauded no man. 3 I speak not ...read more

  • Divorce & How To Maintain Relationships

    Contributed by Tom Fuller on Sep 2, 2002
    based on 143 ratings
     | 3,111 views

    Jesus gives us insight into the heart of God, revealing how to save relationships that are faltering and how to avoid the trap of divorce. Learn how God truly envisioned marriage and learn about keeping commitments. Also learn how to avoid legalism.

    A very recent report from the U.S. Census Bureau states that today in the United States, more people than ever are deciding against the idea of getting married. 4.3 million couples are instead living together without the commitment of a marriage vow. The most often cited reasons? Because failed ...read more

  • Seven Traits Of A Successful Father

    Contributed by Tommy Jackson on Sep 2, 2002
    based on 139 ratings
     | 10,363 views

    Principles of success from God’s Word for Christian fathers.

    Seven Traits Of A Successful Christian Father (Prov 22:6 KJV) Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it. (Prov 22:6 NLT) Teach your children to choose the right path, and when they are older, they will remain upon it. God has given us ...read more

  • Why The Decline – An Introduction To Judges Series

    Contributed by Todd Catteau on Oct 31, 2005
    based on 34 ratings
     | 9,203 views

    After an exciting conquest of Canaan the people of Israel experience spiritaul decline. The book of Judges takes us through the process from conquering to coexistence. An introduction sermon to a series on Judges.

    Why the Decline – An Introduction to Judges 1.People get made when a promise is not kept a.God made plenty of promises to the people of Israel – land, nation, freedom from enemies. My favorite is: b.The LORD will make you the head, not the tail. If you pay attention to the commands of the ...read more

  • Ten Ways To Be Enriched

    Contributed by Paul Fritz on Feb 27, 2006
    based on 30 ratings
     | 1,668 views

    Jabez prays for enrichment and God responds with numerous blessings that are beyond human comprehension.

    Ten Ways to Be Enriched by God (I Chron 4:9,10) Have you ever wondered why some people seem to know how to pray in a way that brings spiritual, emotional, mental and physical enrichment? Jabez prays for supernatural intervention and God responds with numerous blessings that are beyond human ...read more

  • #8remove The Weight: Laziness Series

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Jun 27, 2002
    based on 73 ratings
     | 5,019 views

    In lesson #8 We consider the terrible weight of LAZINESS to the church.

    8 of a 12 part series. #6 REMOVE THE WEIGHTS ... LAZINESS By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. Kyfingers@aol.com TEXT: Hebrews 12: 1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, LET US LAY ASIDE EVERY WEIGHT AND SIN WHICH DOTH SO EASILY BESET US, AND LET SO RUN ...read more

  • How To Love God

    Contributed by Kemuel Travis on Mar 29, 2007
    based on 33 ratings
     | 4,048 views

    To show what it means when we truly love God.

    -Ask almost anyone in the united states if they love God and the answer would be “Yes!” -Sometimes, though, I think people misunderstand the question -Sometimes they think the question is “Do you love what God does for you?” -They have a servant kind of God -Some think the question is, “Do ...read more

  • Commit Youself To God And The Brethren

    Contributed by Neal Gracey on Dec 14, 2008
    based on 35 ratings
     | 3,229 views

    Christians are citizens of Two Worlds and need to be Committed to Jesus Christ, the Author of Heaven.

    Commit yourself to God and the Brethren The sin of the church of Thyatira was compromise… The great menace to the church was the numerous Trade Guilds. Their meetings began and ended with prayers to the gods, and they became centers of drunken orgies and lax morals. In the ...read more

  • Take Pleasure In Pleasing God

    Contributed by Christopher Nerreau on Mar 15, 2009
    based on 13 ratings
     | 3,718 views

    Seeking personal pleasure is seen as the highest priority of modern culture. In our passage today Paul affirms the opposite to be true: humanity’s chief goal ought to be to take pleasure in pleasing God. The question we are going to address today is ho

    TITLE : TAKE PLEASURE IN PLEASING GOD TEXT: 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8 INTRODUCTION: Background to the Letter: Chapters 1-3 o The oldest letter in the NT (50 AD) o Written to a Church Paul established himself o The Church was heavily persecuted and many were martyred. First by the Jews and ...read more

  • The Content Church Series

    Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Jan 7, 2008
    based on 83 ratings
     | 24,650 views

    Churches can refuse to face the reality of their spiritual condition before God. Forms & traditions can replace God’s presence and power. God here show the way out & the way back.

    Revelation 3:1-6 The CONTENT CHURCH [Matthew 22:1-14] Churches can refuse to face the reality of their spiritual condition before God. Forms and traditions can become so ingrained that they continue on and become void of Holy Spirit power. Good actions ...read more

  • God's Holiness And The Call To Be Like Him

    Contributed by Todd Riley on Nov 23, 2005
    based on 38 ratings
     | 6,971 views

    Exposition of Psalm 99

    Islington Baptist Church November 20, 2005 Psalm 99 Scripture reading: Daniel 4 God’s holiness and the call to be like Him This morning, during our Scripture reading time, we learned about a King named Nebuchadnezzar. Of all of the Kings who have walked the earth, King ...read more

  • Broken Hearts

    Contributed by Jerry Flury on Feb 25, 2004
    based on 32 ratings
     | 5,099 views

    If we are to have genuine revival with the power of God flowing through us we must first have broken hearts – broken over our personal sin, the sins of the saints, and the sin of the world.

    BROKEN HEARTS PSALM 34:11-18 INTRODUCTION: Heart is used in Scripture as the most comprehensive term for the authentic person. It is the part of our being where we desire, deliberate, and decide. It has been described as "the place of conscious and decisive spiritual activity, the comprehensive ...read more