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  • Seeing The Unseeable

    Contributed by Donnie De Loney on Apr 19, 2014
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,522 views

    You have to stay close to God's man-Go farther than everybody else and Go in God's direction.

    SEEING THE UNSEEABLE 1 Kings 19:19-21 -- ll Kings 2:9-14 Illust: years ago a quarterback at the University of Alabama ...read more

  • I Got Issues But I Am Still Annointed!

    Contributed by Myron Leach on Sep 9, 2017
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,747 views

    This message was shared as reminder that every believer has to work through their issues and allow those issues to be the driving force to continue to grow while depending on God.

    “I Got Issues but I’m Still Anointed!” 2 Sam. 11:2-5 (NIV) 2 One evening David got up from his bed and walked around on the roof of the palace. From the roof he saw a woman bathing. The woman was very beautiful, 3 and David sent someone to find out about her. The man said, “She is ...read more

  • Motherhood: The Blessing, The Curse, And The Challenge

    Contributed by Charles Whitmire on May 22, 2008
    based on 4 ratings
     | 6,039 views

    This is a mother’s day message...

    Allow me to start this morning with a confession: I know it will come as a shock to some of you... I am not a mother! Truthfully, this message might be better delivered by a mother ...but I think this morning you are going to have to settle for me... Allow me to read this mornings text - ...read more

  • Trust In God

    Contributed by Stephan Brown on Sep 27, 2001
    based on 57 ratings
     | 2,185 views

    Contrasts the successful life of the person who trusts in God with the disastrous life of the one who trusts in man.

    TRUST IN GOD Jeremiah 17:5-8 I. Introduction A. The choice between a curse and a blessing. B. The Curse - Trust in man 1. Depends on the Flesh for Strength (17:5) a. Flesh is the opposite of Spirit (Isaiah 30:1-3) b. Relying on the world’s systems ...read more

  • Raising Dead Dreams

    Contributed by Joe Jones on Feb 19, 2001
    based on 88 ratings
     | 1,864 views

    God has a way of taking things in our life that have been dormant and bringing them back to life.

    Raising Dead Dreams John 11 11:4 ‘this sickness is not fatal…God will be glorified in this.” Sickness= set-back, obstacle Our set-backs can become our come-backs -this was the response of JC when he heard that Lazarus was in ICU! 11:6-says he stayed there 2 more days! #1 Don’t run ...read more

  • None Can Oppress You!

    Contributed by Bala Samson on Aug 1, 2015
     | 1,513 views

    The moment you start walking close with God through consistent prayer, fasting and reading of His Word, the devil would flee!

    They dare not touch you! Psalm 105:14”…he allowed no one to oppress them….” After giving water baptism for two young girls in our church, we returned home and I was not able to come out of that anointing! Yes, I felt the presence of God in a mighty way at the place of ...read more

  • Alert!

    Contributed by Bala Samson on Jan 13, 2016
     | 1,543 views

    I wish I could say this 100 times! Alert! Alert!

    Porous Security! Ephesians 6:’18 With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints.” Porous security! The word ‘porous’ speaks volumes of the leaky security in our ...read more

  • Are You Weakened?

    Contributed by John Ong on Oct 10, 2017
     | 757 views

    There will be days when you will tell Him you cannot go on any further, that this is as much as you can handle because emotions like fear and worry have overcome our faith.

    As humans, it isn’t unlikely for us to have our lowest moments due to everything the world throws our way. With all the problems, heartaches and tribulations we face day in and day out, we may begin to question our purpose. There will be days when you will tell Him you cannot go on any further, ...read more

  • My Body And Me Series

    Contributed by David Owens on Jun 3, 2008
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,142 views

    In this sermon we look at Paul’s arguments in 1 Corinthians 6 about the damaging effects of sexual sin. Then we discuss how to overcome sexual temptation and sin.

    Introduction: A. One Sunday morning, the preacher began his sermon by telling the congregation that he was going to say a series of words, and he wanted them to sing the song that came to mind when he said each word. 1. The first word he said was "rock" They immediately started singing "Rock of ...read more

  • Hearing The Voice Of God

    Contributed by Tommy Jackson on Oct 2, 2002
    based on 53 ratings
     | 7,544 views

    Is God not talking, or are we not listening? Here are some practical ways to hear the voice of God.

    Hearing The Voice Of God Open: I want you to picture this…I’m out in the yard working in my shorts and T-shirt, when the Holy Spirit speaks to me and says “Put your goggles on!” Now it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that when you are working with certain pieces of machinery you should ...read more

  • When You Leave Narnia Series

    Contributed by Tanner Smith on Nov 18, 2005
    based on 4 ratings
     | 1,046 views

    Part 4 of a 4 part series on CS Lewis’ book "The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe."

    Session #4- When You Leave Narnia Romans 12:1; Luke 21:1-4 TLTWATW: Ch. 15- mice chew rope for Aslan This sermon attempts to address the following questions: Do you believe God has called you to serve other people? Why or why not? Do people give you opportunities to serve? Do you take ...read more

  • Growing In Faith

    Contributed by Sam Peters on Feb 28, 2007
    based on 2 ratings
     | 925 views

    This devotion to teens deals with three attributes that help us grow in our faith to God.

    Growing in Faith Wouldn’t it be nice to go to the pharmacist and get a pill that gives us our daily dose of faith? Perhaps K-mart could have a “blue light” special on faith. Or, maybe we could get it from an infomercial on one of the Christian TV stations. The truth is that faith is a bit more ...read more

  • Fired Up!! (Hix)

    Contributed by Jimmy Haile on Nov 16, 2014
    based on 1 rating
     | 6,186 views

    Two areas of our life that should consume us!!

    A. W. Tozer and he was quite critical of churches that did not have any real expectation of God’s healing power in their midst. He said this: “In many churches, Christianity has been watered down until the solution is so weak that if it were poison it would not hurt anyone and, if it were medicine, ...read more

  • In Preparation

    Contributed by Perry Anderson on Dec 2, 2014
    based on 2 ratings
     | 2,562 views

    Preparing our hearts for the true Advent of life; the second coming of Jesus Christ.

    We do so much to prepare for Christmas. We prepare for Christmas by decorating our houses…shopping…and so on. We prepare for guests to come: clean and straighten the house, prepare a meal. We try not to wait ‘til the last minute to prepare, for it may be too late. Malachi is ...read more

  • "You Can Do This Thang!"

    Contributed by Kevin Smith on Apr 13, 2004
    based on 159 ratings
     | 13,794 views

    Through God’s strength & God’s power, and his and his alone, if you only have faith, you can do ALL things through Christ!

    I. Introduction: a.) There is a viral attitude running around in the Christian Body of believers today that I call the "I can’t" virus. It is an attitude of doubt and disbelief, and a lack of trust & faith in God. This attitude is of the devil and is not of God. The devil would have us to think ...read more