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  • Jesus Diaries - Making An Open Door Series

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Jul 2, 2002
    based on 94 ratings

    Jesus promised Philadelphia an open door. What did it open to? And why would Philadelphia (a church of little strength) rate such an honor?

    OPEN: There’s a story about a guy who happened to be visiting a friend who took him to an old one-room church building in the backwoods of Arkansas. He didn’t realize what kind of church it was until the minister started pulling rattlesnakes out of a burlap bag & passing them up one side of the more

  • To The Church Of Philadelphia Series

    Contributed by Johnny Small on May 21, 2002
    based on 111 ratings

    How does the church of Philadelphia compare to our church? 6th in the series of the Seven Churches of Revelation.

    To the Church of Philadelphia In this series on the Seven Churches of Revelation, we have examined the Churches in Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira and Sardis. Today we will examine the Church of Philadelphia and not only how our church compares to it, but also how we as individual Christians more

  • The Faithful Church

    Contributed by Robert Travis on Nov 6, 2001
    based on 64 ratings

    God, Help me to stand firm during this crisis.

    THE FAITHFUL CHURCH REVELATION 3:7-13 7 And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write; These things saith he that is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth; 8 I know thy works: behold, I have set before more

  • Philadelphia Series

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 18, 2001
    based on 26 ratings

    The sermon reviews the positive things that Jesus had to say about the church - their trust in God, their witness and their love and endurance

    The letter to the Church in Philadelphia (Revelation 3:7-13) This is the sixth letter to the seven churches in Asia that we find in Revelation Chapters 2 and 3. It is written to the Church at Philadelphia. It is one of the two Churches (the other being the letter to the Church in Smyrna) for more

  • The Open Door

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Dec 19, 2000
    based on 307 ratings

    When Paul saw that great door opening for him, he saw that it was a door of opportunity, a door of obligation, & a door of opposition.

    MELVIN M. NEWLAND, MINISTER CENTRAL CHRISTIAN, BROWNSVILLE, TX A. As all of you are now very well aware, this is a special morning for us here at Central. And it is an emotional one, too. We feel sadness in saying "goodbye" to some who are a precious part of our more

  • How To Have A Happy Year

    Contributed by Gary Smith on Dec 31, 2002
    based on 17 ratings

    This sermon explains steps neccessary in having a happy year and explains that God wants to effect our lives all year long making the entire year joyful and not just the beginning of the year.

    “How To Have A Happy Year” For New Years Day-- night Wed. Jan. 01st 2003, Communion Following Sermon OPENING TEXT: Rev 3:8 (KJV) God says to the Church in Philadelphia 8 I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no more

  • You Have The Key To Heaven

    Contributed by Daniel Habben on Dec 11, 2004
    based on 9 ratings

    You Have the Key to Heaven 1) Guard it! 2) Share it!

    Daniel Habben You Have the Key to Heaven Revelation 3:7-13 1) Guard it! December 12th, 2004 2) Share it! Is there anything worse than more

  • Help Thou Mine Unbelief

    Contributed by Michael Dephillips on Feb 7, 2003
    based on 15 ratings

    Trusting God through a crisis you can’t understand

    Help thou our unbelief! Revelation 3:7-13 Beloved the Lord Jesus Christ has a message for you that will transform your life so that even the old dog on the back porch won’t recognize you anymore. My dogs are barking at me when I come home because Jesus is good and gracious and reached past my more

  • Overcoming Through The Open Door Series

    Contributed by Guy Glass on Mar 6, 2003
    based on 48 ratings

    6th in a series on the seven Churches in Revelation. Looking at characteristics that help us have a positive presence in our community and in our church.

    OVERCOMING THROUGH THE OPEN DOOR REVELATION 3:7-13 INTRODUCTION: The church we have before us today is a church doing things right. A church with a positive presence in its community and in its world. A church, which by this account also breaks many of the so-called characteristics of what today more

  • Facing A New Year's Realities

    Contributed by Ancil Jenkins on Nov 14, 2002
    based on 76 ratings

    How to face the challenges of a new year

    010597 FACING A NEW YEAR’S REALITIES INTRODUCTION I. A new year revives many mixed feelings. A. to some, there is sadness that the holidays are over. B. To some it is a relief that the holidays are over. C. Some feel a new sense of obligation since tax returns are due. D. Some find this a time of more

  • The Fruitful Church Series

    Contributed by Jim Dillinger on Jun 4, 2003
    based on 17 ratings


    Philadelphia: The Faithful Church Rev 3:7-13 The Christian race is not a competitive event to see who comes in first, but an endurance run to see who finishes faithfully. It?s like the experience of Bill Broadhurst, who entered the Pepsi Challenge 10,000-meter road race in Omaha, Nebraska. Ten more

  • A Tale Of Seven Churches: Philadelphia Series

    Contributed by Denn Guptill on Apr 6, 2003
    based on 32 ratings

    This is number seven in an eight part series looking at the seven churches of Asia

    And so here we stand, almost but not quite at the end of our journey. The scripture that Bonnie read earlier was the letter written by Christ to the Christians in the city of Philadelphia, which was the sixth of seven letters written to the churches in the area known then as the Province of Asia. more

  • Revelation Step By Step Series

    Contributed by Rodney Fry on May 25, 2004
    based on 14 ratings

    This is a study of the book of Revelation Chapter by chapter CHAPTER 3 PART 3

    Revelation Chapter 3 List some activities in which churches typically engage that prompt unbelievers to take positive notice. List some activities in which modern churches participate that cause non-Christians to look with scorn upon the gospel. If you were new to Conway, AR and was looking more

  • Hold Fast

    Contributed by David Parks on Jun 1, 2004
    based on 34 ratings

    Have you ever felt like you were at the end of your rope? Sooner or later we all come to that point. Let me suggest several things we should be careful to hold onto when we have come to the end of our rope.

    Hold Fast TEXT: Hebrews 10:23-27 INTRODUCTION: 1. Have you ever felt like you were at the end of your rope? 2. Sooner or later we all come to that point. 3. Let me suggest several things we should be careful to hold onto when we have come to the end of our rope. DISCUSSION: I. Hold Fast to your more

  • Glimpses Into Revelation--A Church On The Move Series

    Contributed by Marilyn Murphree on Jul 19, 2004
    based on 30 ratings

    Why can the Lord bless a Church on the Move? What made the church at Philadelphia different from the other six churches?

    Iliff and Saltillo UM July 25, 2004 “Glimpses into Revelation: A Church on the Move Rev. 3:7-13 “And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write...I know thy works: behold I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it.” INTRODUCTION--The church at Philadelphia was not more