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  • The Perfect Lamb Of God Begins Discipling His Followers

    Contributed by Howard Gunter on Jan 11, 2020
    based on 1 rating
     | 4,887 views

    John the Baptist introduces The Lamb of God!

  • Never In A Month Of Sundays Series

    Contributed by David Hughes on Mar 14, 2008
    based on 4 ratings
     | 3,763 views

    In this message I consider what Sabbath meant to First Century Jews, how the first followers of Christ regarded Sabbath, and the implications for today’s Church.

    NEVER IN A MONTH OF SUNDAYS How do you spend your Sundays? Oh, I know that you usually come to church in the morning – that’s not in question. But what else do you do on Sundays, on the Sabbath? Perhaps, you go out for a family walk; or, wash the car; or, go shopping; or, maybe even go out to ...read more

  • The Surprise Of Easter

    Contributed by Tim Hbc on Apr 2, 2016
     | 6,438 views

    Easter came as a surprise to the first followers of Jesus - and it may surprise us, too. Here we find Unexpected Events, Unlikely Witnesses, Unforeseen Grace, and an Unfinished Story.

    Introduction Good morning everyone! I hope you’re having a great Easter and maybe had the chance these past few days to look around our Easter Exhibition in the lounge – A reflective journey through art and multimedia on the theme of ‘Hope in Troubled Times.’ What a ...read more

  • A Fisherman Following Jesus Series

    Contributed by Rick Stacy on Jan 6, 2003
    based on 40 ratings
     | 3,729 views

    2nd of 10 messages on Jesus Ministry. Simon was among Jesus’ first followers but he like the crowds didn’t really make a commitment until Jesus called him as his disciples. As the story of this fisherman unfolds we see what Jesus does for us and to us w

    A Fisherman Following Jesus Simon was among Jesus’ first followers but he like the crowds didn’t really make a commitment until Jesus called him as his disciples. As the story of this fisherman unfolds we see what Jesus does for us and to us when we choose to follow Him. Jesus’ First ...read more

  • Christ Died For Those That Just Don't Get It

    Contributed by Greg Johnson on Mar 16, 2008
    based on 11 ratings
     | 3,026 views

    In studying the Scriptures, I’ve come to the conclusion that Christ died for people that just didn’t get it.

    This message is an edited version of a sermon given at Loving God Fellowship. Copyright © 2008 Loving God Fellowship, Inc. http://www.LovingGodFellowship.org . Click to have messages emailed to you as they are made available. You are encouraged to share this message with those you know that are ...read more

  • You Are Needed For Service

    Contributed by Barry Edmondson on Sep 8, 2003
    based on 16 ratings
     | 2,319 views

    every memeber of the Body serving The Lord.

    “You Are Needed For Service” Text John 12:26. Intro: If you desire to serve Christ, you must first follow Him. Your service to Him will not be a singular undertaking,but will be constant. Wherever you work for Him He will be there with you. Serving Jesus is a team effort -Jesus and you. ...read more

  • The Good Shepherd In Today’s World

    Contributed by Anthony Seel on Apr 22, 2018
     | 2,147 views

    The mission serving the Good Shepherd faces 100s of millions of people worldwide who "have not sufficient exposure to make a decision for or against Christ." How will we reach them?

    Marilyn Laszlo was a missionary in Papua New Guinea. She put the language of her village in written form and was teaching 200 people to read and write. One day, people from another village visited and saw the people from the first village going to church, singing, and being taught the Bible in ...read more

  • Hope Is Kindled

    Contributed by Malcolm Rogers on Apr 14, 2016
     | 4,097 views

    The Resurrection of Jesus gives hope. Hope to people who are crushed. Hope for our bodies and for this created world.

    One of our boys talks in his sleep. We were on holiday, had been watching The Lord of the Rings, and were sharing a room in a B and B, when our comatose 12-year-old declared: ‘Don’t worry mummy. Hope is kindled!’ The resurrection of Jesus gives hope 1. It gives hope to ...read more

  • "now What Are We Gonna Do?"

    Contributed by Kenneth Sauer on May 29, 2019
     | 1,265 views

    A sermon for Ascension of the Lord Sunday.

    “Now What Are We Gonna Do?” Acts 1:1-14 In the next verse, which I didn’t read, we are told that at this point the believers were a group of folks numbering about 120. It’s not a huge mass of people. It’s just a little less than the number of people we have worshiping here on any given ...read more

  • Holy Spirit Power Series

    Contributed by Brian Bill on Oct 7, 2019
     | 1,492 views

    The Holy Spirit gives us power to accomplish His plans.

    Holy Spirit Power Acts 2:1-13 Rev. Brian Bill October 5-6, 2019 Read Acts 2:1-13 while playing sounds of wind and showing video of Fire This weekend, we’re encountering some of the most important words ever written because this passage describes something entirely new and amazing. Here we see ...read more

  • This Is That

    Contributed by Nathan Robertson, Jr. on Feb 25, 2001
    based on 87 ratings
     | 4,237 views

    This is a sermon on the promise of the Holy Spirit in the Church, that should help the church today.

    Acts 2:14-17 This is That I. Pentecost A. Twice he indicates that they were amazed. The word in Greek is a word that means literally, "to push out of their senses." It is exactly what we say when we use the modern phrase, "they blew their minds." That is exactly what he said. It blew their ...read more

  • The Purpose Of The Church (Part 1)

    Contributed by David Dewitt on Dec 28, 2000
    based on 44 ratings
     | 929 views

    The Great Commission gives the church both life and purpose

    The Purpose of the Church (Part 1) Matthew 28:16-20 Introduction I. Louis Pasteur A. The creation of the vaccine 1. Pasteur’s time was deadly a.) 1000’s died each year from rabies b.) Pasteur worked for years on the first vaccine 2. The first major experiment a.) Pasteur was going to ...read more

  • Follow Me And I Will Make You

    Contributed by Charles Forshee on Mar 22, 2007
    based on 7 ratings
     | 5,219 views

    God has good things in store for every person who will "Follow Him".

    How many of you know that God wants to Make Something Great Out of You and Your Life? He said of everything that was created before sin came on the scene was It is Good. Then when He had made Man and Woman ......He said of His Creation It is Very Good. God Created us for Good.... That’s ...read more

  • The Shepherds At Dawn Series

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Dec 21, 2014
     | 1,405 views

    We should emulate the shepherds, and be thankful for their witness.

    Christmas Dawn Mass 2014 Thirteen Days of Christmas “Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord; the Lord is God and He has enlightened us.” These words of today’s Gradual psalm are the centerpiece of the Christmas dawn Mass Scripture readings. St. Paul tells us that ...read more

  • The Biblical Road Map To Now

    Contributed by Mark Aarssen on Jun 25, 2018
     | 852 views

    In our new technologically advanced society the idea of a “Superman” or “Superwoman” has given birth to “Transhumanism. Will it lead to a “Singularity” of machine and humanity creating a hybrid species? A.I. instead of the Great I AM? What about prophecy

    The Biblical Road Map to Now Genesis 1:10 Matthew 24:36-39 Last week we celebrated Pentecost Sunday which is referred to as the “Birth of the Church” Well as we know if something is born it must also grow develop and go through various stages or ages. I believe that we are nearing an ...read more