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  • Don't Just Change The Standard Series

    Contributed by Allan Quak on Mar 5, 2016

    The standard of Judah began to subside as the kings stopped comparing themselves to David. You can't make people more faithful by lowering the standard of faith.

    You can listen to the full message here:- Message 2 Kings 14:1-22 Don’t Just Change the Standard When it comes to on-time train travel the Japanese have the best record. A train is considered to be ontime only if it arrives within one more

  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    Contributed by Andy Almendarez on Mar 22, 2004
    based on 45 ratings

    What if our country decided to lower the standards of competition? Anyone who wanted to go to the Olympics and represent our country could go. What would the result be? What if this same idea of lowering standards was done in the church?

  • Heresy: Impeaching The Precedent Series

    Contributed by Brandon Morrow on May 19, 2014
    based on 1 rating

    This is a sermon given to Cornerstone Christian Church in Wichita, KS over Acts 5:17-32.

    May 18, 2014 - [Heresy: Impeaching the Precedent] Let's pray. There was a man speaking at a Communist rally and he looked out in to the crowd and pointed at a poorly dressed man and said, "Communism will put a new suit on that man." Someone in the crowd shouted out in response, "Christ will more

  • On The Escalator Series

    Contributed by Perry Greene on Aug 13, 2013
    based on 1 rating

    As our culture continues in a sinful, unrepentant state, sin escalates and becomes worse and worse.

    1. Wisdom from the Mishnah Avot 2:8 He [Hillel] used to say: The more flesh, the more worms; the more wives the more witchcraft; the more maidservants the more lewdness; the more manservants the more thievery. [However] the more Torah, the more more

  • Joined At The Hip Series

    Contributed by Ed Vasicek on Sep 14, 2015

    Life — including the Christian life — is best lived in a context of reasonable discipline and solid instruction. Balanced discipline and love are not adversarial, they are joined at the hip.

    Note: I preach 30 to 35 minutes, but only made it through the first point. Joined At the Hip (Proverbs 23:13-17) 1. Andrew Chan illustrates how many (not all) moms are so perfectionistic, doting, and idealistic with their first child and lower standard drastically with their more

  • How To Contend For The Faith Series

    Contributed by Donovan Myers on May 4, 2002
    based on 118 ratings

    Instructions from the Doxology

    When Jude began his letter, his original intention was to write a general letter about the “salvation that Christians share”. But, he modified & narrowed his concern to urging the believers to “contend for the faith”. When her used the words salvation and faith he was referring to the same more

  • Sermon On The Mount Lesson 30

    Contributed by Bill Prater on Jan 8, 2001
    based on 126 ratings

    Lesson 30

    We now come to a section of the Sermon on the Mount that has often been greatly misunderstood and misapplied. The purpose of this lesson is to try and come to some understanding of what Jesus actually meant when He said, "Judge not, that ye be not judged." I. A CONDEMNING SPIRIT REBUKED more

  • Silent Nights - Pt. 3 - Home Alone Series

    Contributed by Steve Ely on Dec 22, 2013

    We enjoy "Silent Night" at Christmas, but what if every night is silent? How do we endure quiet seasons of life when nothing is stirring . . . even God?

    Silent Nights Pt. 3 - Home Alone I. Introduction Silent night, Holy night All is calm, all is bright Round your virgin mother and child Holy infant so tender and mild Sleep heavenly peace, Sleep heavenly peace! Silent Night although it is one of the most popular (top 100) Christmas more

  • Tendancy When Left To Itself--- Degeneration

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Jul 27, 2016

    There are many spiritual laws we need to acknowledge. One such law is the TENDANCY OF DEGENEARTION WHEN ANYTHING IS LEFT TO ITSELF. We must develop a plan to grow and improve.

    TENDANCY WHEN LEFT TO SELF... DEGENERATION By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. I. GROWTH AS A GOAL? ARE WE GROWING? GROW: To become larger, to increase, TO BECOME BETTER, improve, develop, mature, to change from childhood to adult... GROWTH HAS 3 GOALS: 1. PHYSICAL 2. more

  • Proverbs 19 - On Life And Conduct Series

    Contributed by Tom Shepard on Apr 14, 2012
    based on 18 ratings

    This is a look at Proverbs chapter nineteen.

    Pearls From Proverbs – Chapter Nineteen We will now look at Proverbs chapter nineteen: On Life and Conduct 1 Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool. Proverbs 19:1 (NASB) A blameless life is far more valuable than wealth, but more

  • Fleeing Sin The Right Way

    Contributed by Jason Smith on Sep 10, 2013

    The world is obsessed with cleanness. Everywhere you look you see people with different hand cleaners and antibacterial soaps and lotions. We must have an even greater desire for purity of heart. In 2 Timothy 2, we see some great keys to equip us.

    The world is obsessed with cleanness. Everywhere you look you see people with different hand cleaners and antibacterial soaps and lotions. People want cleanness outwardly, but purity in heart? That is not the case. Everything that we see in this world is saturated with all kinds of impurity; TV, more

  • Marriage And Divorce

    Contributed by Tim Smith on Nov 3, 2013

    This marriage deals with divorce and how to be a Christian

    Marriage and Divorce Matthew 19: 1-12 The last few weeks we’ve been focusing on the book of Genesis and the beginning of relationships. Last week, the message was on love and marriage. But what happens when the love is apparently gone? One of the misunderstandings in marriage is that love more

  • Three Questionable Judgment Day Plans Series

    Contributed by Jim Butcher on Oct 8, 2014

    This message looks at three iffy Judgment Day plans and then how to be confident in what God has revealed.

    WHAT ARE OUR JUDGMENT DAY PLANS? - Hebrews 9:27 tells us that everyone will be judged by God. - This is something that we all intrinsically know: there needs to accountability for what we’ve done in this life. - So many things are left undone by this life in terms of justice that more

  • See From God’s Heart

    Contributed by Daniel Austin on Feb 27, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    The greatest commandments are to love God with all our heart, and all our mind, and all our soul, and all our strength and to love others as ourselves. There are no commandments greater than these.

    See From God’s Heart 03/30/08 AM Reading: Mark 12:28-34 Introduction There is no other commandment greater than these - Matthew reports Jesus as saying that all the rest of the law and the prophets hinges on these two laws. (Matthew 7:12) This is the teaching of the laws of Moses in a nutshell. more

  • Saying Grace

    Contributed by Pat Cook on Dec 5, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    What is grace? What do we do with it? As well, this is an introduction to the purposes of our church, which spell GRACE.

    John 1:1-5, 10-18 – Saying Grace I read a story this week by a fellow named Ray Raycroft, who I think is a pastor in Michigan. He says the story is true. Apparently, two pastors were on their way to Atlanta, Ga. for a large Christian men’s gathering. One of them had never been in the more