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  • Self Pity: An Enemy Of Joyous Living

    Contributed by Keith Crouch on Aug 30, 2005
    based on 44 ratings

    A message to encourage us not to become trapped in a life described by self pity.

    Self Pity: An Enemy of Joyous Living Luke 15:25-32 I. We See the Curse of Self Pity (v. 28-30) A. Self Pity destroys our happiness. “..but he became angry and would not go in….” v. 28 • The older brother was angry and would not go in. B. Self pity will destroy our usefulness for the more

  • Self Pity: Enemy Of Joyous Living

    Contributed by Shawn Miller on Mar 19, 2015
    based on 4 ratings

    Sermon on the destructive nature of feeling sorry for ourselves

  • Whom Can I Blame?

    Contributed by Mike Rickman on Jan 4, 2003
    based on 145 ratings

    Self-pity has become a lifestyle for many. We can break down the walls of self-pity through the word of God.

    January 5, 2003 Morning Service Text: John 5:1:15; Acts 8:1-8 Subject: Overcoming the Victim Mentality Title: Whom Can I Blame? I want to begin todays sermon with a story from Max Lucados "The Applause of Heaven". "I have everything I need for joy!" Robert Reed said. "Amazing!" I more

  • Moses: The Prayer For Pity Series

    Contributed by Tim Byrd on Aug 27, 2002
    based on 20 ratings

    Part 2 Moses was often called to intercede on behalf of the Israelites but most of the time was in distress himself

    MOSES THE PRAYER FOR PITY “I JUST CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE” Date: March 3, 2002 PM service Place: Allendale Baptist Text: Numbers 11:10-15 Introduction We are told and read that Moses was a man of great faith. Because of his great faith God was able to use this man like no other. But in more

  • The Great Setback Series

    Contributed by Christian Cheong on Nov 6, 2017
    based on 1 rating

    Don't look at the big setback, see the big picture. Don't look at the big self, see the works of God. Don't look at the big things, listen to the voice of God.

  • Dwelling In The Circumstances

    Contributed by Matt Barker on Aug 30, 2009
    based on 11 ratings

    Sometimes we get so wrapped up in the circumstances we find ourselves in that we miss God.

    Dwelling in the Circumstances Life Outside the Green Grass... The Life of Joseph Genesis 37-50 For those of us that make New Year’s resolutions to read our bible all the way through, we have probably at the very least made it through the book of Genesis quite a few times. Today I want to more

  • No Place For A Pity Party

    Contributed by John Baggett on Nov 24, 2003
    based on 34 ratings

    Pity is natural but is for others not ourselves. Self Pity is dangerous. (1)Everyone is subject to self pity (2ADVERSITY IS NOT MEANT TO LEAD US TO SELF PITY BUT TO STRENGHTH IN CHRIST(3)Turning to God in our self pity is our hope for deliverance from it

    No Place for a Pity Party MT 16:21-24 If we think in terms of thankfulness we might say that there are many emotions that would compliment a heart that is filled with thanksgiving. For example love compliments thanksgiving, happiness compliments thanksgiving, joy and more

  • Jonah's Pity Party

    Contributed by Keith Broyles on Oct 7, 2014

    Jonah as both an unwilling and angry prophet, filled with self-pity.

    Over the edge. That is where so many employers seem to be pushing their workers these days. Perhaps you have felt it yourself. You work hard, sometimes too hard in what seems like 24/7 and even then the work just never stops. Your job drains you, mentally, physically and even spiritually. You put more

  • Sure Cure For The Blues!

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Sep 16, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    Elijah experiences ’burn out’. (Powerpoint slides to accompany this talk are available on request – email:

    SERMON OUTLINE: (a). The characters concerned (vs 1-4): • (1). The Weak King: Ahab (vs 1). • (2). The Dominant Queen: Jezebel (vs 2). • (3). The Discouraged Prophet: Elijah (vs 3-4). (B). The Lord and Elijah (vs 5-18): • (1). The Lord Reveals vs 5-14). • (2). The Lord Commissions more

  • Increased All The More In Strength!

    Contributed by Bala Samson on Jul 6, 2015

    Self-pity has sabotaged growth in many lives, many have acted so stupidly in the past that they have failed to manifest their potential to do something useful and wonderful with their lives .

    Increased all the more in strength! Acts 9:22 ”Saul increased all the more in strength, and confounded the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving that Jesus was the Christ.” When Apostle Paul was running from pillar to post and persecuted on all sides, the Bible says he increased more

  • How To Throw A Pity Party -- 1 Samuel 27:1-12; 30:1-6 Series

    Contributed by James D. Thornber on Mar 2, 2014
    based on 1 rating

    What will you do when, not if but when, the troubles come? If you do want to throw yourself a good old fashioned pity party – and I’ve met a few people who are experts – let me tell you how to do so.

  • The Roller Coaster Of Life Series

    Contributed by David Owens on Aug 6, 2012

    This sermon is a case study in the causes and cures of depression. Elijah is depressed and God knows how to help him out of that dark place.

  • The Love Of "Self"

    Contributed by Bruce Ball on Apr 8, 2011
    based on 14 ratings

    In this message, we discuss Self-Craving; Self-Indulgence; Self-Pity; and Self-Denial.

    Right before Israel and Judah fell to the Assyrians and Babylonians, God called several prophets to warm the people that devastation would soon follow and to encourage them to repent. As these prophets recorded these events, they paid particular attention to the peoples’ attitude, no doubt more

  • Identity Question

    Contributed by Ejike Monwuba on Nov 28, 2007
    based on 10 ratings

    Identity crisis can lead a person to self-pity, self-abasement, suicide or even to copy or compare himself with others.

  • God's Contempt Of Complaint

    Contributed by Donnie Martin on May 1, 2003
    based on 86 ratings

    Complaining in self-pity is a practice that hurts the heart of God, influences others to do the same, and results in God’s judgment.