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  • Past Failures

    Contributed by John Eldridge on Feb 19, 2009
    based on 14 ratings

    Stop letting past failures control your future victories.

  • I'm Pressing On

    Contributed by Rodney Johnson on Jan 7, 2017

    This is a New Year message focused on our decision to move beyond our past to press towards the goal within our future. It asks the reader to consider the impact of past failures on our present and future plans.

    I’m Pressing On Scriptures: Philippians 3:8-14; 4:13 We have entered into a new year that represents a year of change for our lives. This year represents the first year of the rest of our lives. This statement will make more sense shortly. The title of my message this morning is ...read more

  • Future Faith Versus Past Failures Series

    Contributed by Chip Monck on Feb 22, 2007
    based on 5 ratings

    The fourth in a series exploring victory and freedom in the Christian walk. The message wrestles with the burden of past failures in our life.

    (Extensive inspiration for this message, and this series taken from Francis Frangipane’s "This Day We Fight".) Here we go. 2 minute drill. A high speed recap of where we left off two. Okay. . .Joshua is hanging out, looks up, and sees standing before him a being with a sword drawn, ready ...read more

  • Repentance: Breaking Free From Past Failures Series

    Contributed by Mike Fogerson on Feb 23, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    Repentance is key to the adjustments we make daily to stay on course.

    IS THERE A H.E.R.O. IN THE HOUSE? SERIES Repentance: Breaking Free From Past Failures 3 OF 4 Exodus 20.5-6 February 15, 2009 Chester FBC, Chester, IL Dr. Mike Fogerson, Speaker Introduction: A The last few weeks we have seen our share of airplanes in the ...read more

  • Failure: Learning What Not To Do

    Contributed by David Yarbrough on Jan 17, 2001
    based on 96 ratings

    Never let the sense of past failure defeat your next step with God.

    "Failure: Learning What Not to Do" Matthew 14:22-32 INTRO: "The life of Jesus Christ was an absolute failure from every standpoint except God?s. But what seemed to be failure from man?s standpoint was a triumph from God?s standpoint, because God?s purpose is never the same as man?s purpose." ...read more

  • The Reboot Series

    Contributed by Russ Barksdale on Jul 22, 2015
    based on 1 rating

    God can use our past failures to establish bright futures

  • Forgetting The Things That Are Past

    Contributed by Charles Holt on Jan 2, 2001
    based on 283 ratings

    Some are held hostage by past failures or present disappointments. This message offers positive hope for freedom.

  • When Disappointed, Let It Go!

    Contributed by Ronald Matandakufa on Feb 24, 2016

    Do not live in the past. Holding on to past disappointments will only stop you from progress meaninfully in life and will reduce your chances of seeing what God is doing in the present.

    During my free I enjoy watching TV, I just love animal documentaries. What I like about them is that they take me much closer to nature than I can ever go myself. There are a lot of things that I would not have known if it wasn't for these documentaries. I want to encourage you to watch them; you ...read more

  • Breakfast Of Champions

    Contributed by Jerry Owen on Feb 11, 2016
    based on 4 ratings

    Does Jesus write people off because they have failed Him in some way? Does Jesus give His children second chances? if you have failed God in some way, then see how Jesus is in the business of transforming failures into champions.

    BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS John 21 Intro: I've talked with many people who have shared about some failure in their life and how they wished they could erase the past start all over again. 2000 years ago, Jesus Christ gave a fisherman by the name of Peter just that opportunity. He had failed ...read more

  • Jesus And Grace As Demonstrated In The Life Of Peter Series

    Contributed by Maurice Mccarthy on Nov 3, 2015
    based on 1 rating

    A message how the grace in Christ kept Peter in all his ups and downs. Grace elevated him, picked him up when he fell, saw past his failures, took the violence out of him, and changed him from coward to bold witness.

    Jesus and Grace as Seen in the Life of Peter PPT 2 Series Title Jesus; all knowing, all powerful; all loving PPT 3 Message Title Jesus and Grace as Seen in the Life of Peter Grace God's goodness given to the undeserving. 1. Jesus will elevate you. (See pic in powerpoint, Jesus calling ...read more

  • Your Past Is No Excuse

    Contributed by Doug Gorman on Apr 14, 2016
    based on 2 ratings

    Forget Your Past and Press on - Your Past is No Excuse

    1 Corinthians 7:20-24: “Each person should remain in the situation they were in when God called them. Were you a slave when you were called? Don’t let it trouble you—although if you can gain your freedom, do so. For the one who was a slave when called to faith in the Lord is the ...read more

  • Finishing Well

    Contributed by Kerry Haynes on Oct 23, 2016
    based on 3 ratings

    Paul calls us to count the present as a gift of God, make peace with the past, and rest assured in the future God has in store for those who are his. (This sermon could easily be modified into a funeral/memorial service message.)

  • Leave Your Past In The Past

    Contributed by Charl Swart on Jan 17, 2016
    based on 1 rating

    It is during this time of year that we tend to look back at the previous year or years. We reflect on our accomplishments and sometimes we linger on our failures. The problem is that many people stay in the past in stead of reaching for the future.

  • How Can I?

    Contributed by Jim Twamley on Mar 26, 2003
    based on 56 ratings

    God expands and uses the abilities he has already built into us. He can use us in spite of our weaknesses, limitations and past failures.

  • "Are You In A Storm"

    Contributed by Brad Henry on Sep 14, 2011

    This sermon teaches how we can have joy in a storm and not fret. How we can not let our past failures in a storm dictate our future responses.

    I love to watch a storm coming. I do not know if it was from all my days flying or the weather courses I took but a storm is impressive. Storms in our lives can arrive much the same way as storms clouds that bring rain and thunder. Matthew 8:23-27 “Then he got into the boat and his ...read more