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  • The Danger Of Talking To God

    Contributed by Ernie Arnold on Jan 9, 2019
    based on 1 rating

    This sermon is about having a One on One Conversation with God. It looks at what that meant to several people in the Scriptures - Adam, Cain, Abraham, Moses and Samuel in particular. It also reveals how gloriously dangerous and life transformative it can be

    Scripture: 1 Samuel 3:1-11; Psalm 29 Theme: One on One With God Title: The Danger of Talking to God This sermon is about having a One on One Conversation with God. It looks at what that means to several people in the Scriptures - Adam, Cain, Abraham, Moses and Samuel in particular. It more

  • Abraham, A Man Challenged #2 Series

    Contributed by Raymond Smith on Jan 19, 2008

    Lessons we can learn from the life of Abraham

    Abraham, a man Challenged (ii) A man of Faith, a man of Promise. Reading: Genesis12:1ff Abraham, this great figure of the scriptures who is seen as the father of the nation of Israel, and in the broader context, of those who are of the household of faith. He is a man who was willing to shun more

  • God Builds A New Nation

    Contributed by Jeffery Anselmi on Jan 17, 2014

    God will build a new nation but He will start with an unlikely couple.

    INTRODUCTION • SLIDE #1 • Before the start of a new episode in a television series, the show will begin with a review of the previous episode. • Let’s do a review of The Story revealed in the Bible. • Last week we discovered that God’s vision in creation was more

  • Don't Be A Loser Series

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 6, 2001
    based on 30 ratings

    Abraham made it, Terah didn’t

    1. The Mission Abraham as rightly been called the Father of all who believe. (Rom 4:11) The New Testament uses Abraham’s experiences as the historical basis for teaching justification by faith (Gal 3:69 and Rom 4:13). Abraham’s faith resulted in ACTION. It was not just head more

  • Abraham: When God Says Go Series

    Contributed by Bryan Parris on May 26, 2007
    based on 7 ratings

    From the "Heroes" Series: A message on faith and obedience based on the life of Abraham - Hebrews 11:8-10; Genesis 12:1-8

    We learned last week from Hebrews 11:1 that "Faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see." Last Sunday we talked about how difficult a life of faith can be because we continually try to take back control of our life. When we talk about Faith…the question we are more

  • "When Abram Heard From God" Series

    Contributed by Marilyn Murphree on Apr 14, 2003
    based on 3 ratings

    God initiates the call and it can be any time and any place.

    Iliff and Saltillo United Methodist Churches May 7, 2000 “When Abram Heard from God” Genesis 12:1-7 INTRODUCTION: In today’s scripture God chose an ordinary person to carry out His plan and purpose in the world. He was a person who lived in a world of responsibilities duties, temptations more

  • He Only Got As Far As Haran

    Contributed by Bramwell Hayes on Jan 25, 2010
    based on 5 ratings

    How Terah's partial obedience cost him dearly

    There is a popular saying that goes “It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive”. We often hear it quoted in various circumstances. But is it true? Is it sometimes better to arrive than to travel hopefully? Terah lived in the great city of Ur. This was a large, important and more

  • The Life Of Abraham, Part 17: The Lord's Final Words To Abraham

    Contributed by Mark A. Barber on Feb 18, 2014

    This is the conclusion to the series on Abraham called "The Life of Abraham". This sums the study up

    The Life of Abraham, Part 17: The LORD’s final Words to Abraham Genesis 22:15-19 Introduction In the last passage we were left on the mountaintop, spellbound by the rapid turn of events. What had looked like an awful death for Isaac turned out to be supreme joy when the LORD intervened more

  • Abraham's Promise Series

    Contributed by Harold Laubach Jr on Nov 2, 2011

    The importance of believing in God's promises.

    Last week we started looking at the life of Abraham and the lessons that his life has for us. This week we look at his promises, and our promises, from God. Read Gen 12: 2-3 and Gen 13: 14-17 So it is pretty easily to see from those two scripture verses, that God promises Abram that his more

  • A Call To Obey

    Contributed by Steve Gladwell on Jun 3, 2002
    based on 30 ratings

    Seeing what we can learn from Abram about obedience to God’s call.

    I want to tell you about a dream I have. It is a far fetched one and stands absolutely no chance of coming true, yet it is still one of my dreams and so it is important to me. In fact, it is a dream that is probably common to every parent in the world, although, as far as I know, it has never come more

  • By Faith Sarah Series

    Contributed by Scott Bayles on Jul 11, 2008
    based on 10 ratings

    Next in the Heroes of Faith series from Hebrews 11, this sermon is about Sarah.

    Chapter 4 Sarah It was by faith that even Sarah was able to have a child, though she was barren and was too old. She believed that God would keep his promise. — Hebrews 11:17 NCV The story of Sarah’s faith is, in many ways, a love story. Sarah’s faith in God was invariably entwined with more

  • Technology And The Soul Of Man

    Contributed by Mark A. Barber on Mar 4, 2017
    based on 1 rating

    How should the Christian view technology?

    Technology and the Soul of Man Genesis 4:16-24 We live in a blizzard of new technology today. We even wonder how we could live without it. I can remember the surprise snowstorm which hit the South in March of 1993 when the power was out in some places here for a week. It was interesting to see more

  • Don’t Settle For Good And Miss God!

    Contributed by Robert Webb on Jun 2, 2018

    Are you slipping and sliding around in the same old mud? We must hold nothing back, and never hold something so close to our heart that keeps us away from the promises of God

    Following God requires a life of obedience. Being obedient does not just happen all at once. Our life journey is a process and we are all in different places in our journey. If you are like I am I get frustrated with the process at times when there are delays. Have you ever been stalled in more

  • Our Best Memories Are Before Us: A Homecoming Sermon

    Contributed by Mark A. Barber on May 27, 2017
    based on 1 rating

    We have fond memories of things in the past. But they pale in comparison to the memories to come.

    Our Best Memories Are Before Us: A Homecoming Sermon Hebrews 11:8-19 First of all, I would like to thank you for inviting me back here to speak this homecoming Sunday. I have fond memories of you all and remember you regularily in my prayers that the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ would bless more

  • Grace, Faith And The Walk Of Holiness

    Contributed by Ernie Arnold on Mar 1, 2017

    In our passages we see that 1. Our Spiritual Journey starts with GRACE 2. Our Spiritual Journey continues through FAITH 3. Our Spiritual Journey continues in a WALK OF PROGRESSIVE HOLINESS

    Scripture: Romans 4:1-5; 13-17; Genesis 12:1-4; John 3:1-17 Psalms 121 (Call to Worship) Title: Grace, Faith and the Walk of Holiness In our passages we see that 1. Our Spiritual Journey starts with GRACE 2. Our Spiritual Journey continues through FAITH 3. Our Spiritual more