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  • Paul's Sees The Light

    Contributed by T.j. Conwell on Nov 11, 2007
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,459 views

    Paul’s Conversion on the Road to Damascus

    “Paul Sees the Light" Acts 9:3-19; 26-31 When God calls, do you question? When God asks for a change in you, do you delay? Think of Jonah …. God had to have him swallowed by a fish to get his attention Some don’t believe this is possible because of the gastrointestinal liquids that would ...read more

  • Sacrifice A Son

    Contributed by Jerry Smith on Apr 14, 2008
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,691 views

    Abraham was told by God to sacrifice his only son Isaac. God did not ask Abraham to do something God was not willing to do Himself. This sermon parallels these truths.

    Abraham is the Father of our Faith. In Genesis 12 God called him to be the leader of a great nation. In our story today God tells Abraham to sacrifice his son. Let’s study this story for truths we can apply to our lives. I. The request from God 22:1, 2 READ Notice in verse 2 God understood the ...read more

  • God Is In Control Of Everything? Series

    Contributed by Paul Clemente on Jan 18, 2011
    based on 4 ratings
     | 5,317 views

    God is in control of everything but allows people to make choices which lead to consequences.

    God is in control of everything! How many of you believe this?? Many of us will say this because we believe in a big almighty God. If you’re going to pick a god, pick a good one! Pick a God who is in control and Almighty! But someone can say, “I don’t believe in God, so that proves that God is ...read more

  • An Approved Workman

    Contributed by William R. Nabaza on Aug 17, 2013
     | 2,991 views

    To enumerate the requirements of an approved workman of GOD.

    I. EXORDIUM: Are you an approved workman? II. AUDIENCE PROFILE: Believers III. OBJECTIVES: To enumerate the requirements of an approved workman of GOD. IV. TEXT: 2 Timothy 2:15 (Amplified Bible) Study and be eager and do your utmost to present yourself to God approved ...read more

  • A Storehouse Of Treasure Series

    Contributed by Tim May on Dec 31, 2014
     | 1,467 views

    In this message we are considering how God blesses us with abundance in order to reveal our inner character.

    Last week we discovered that the most expensive piece of property on the planet was the cemetery because it was the place where unrealized dreams, unsung songs, unwritten books, unbuilt churches, etc, resided. As we considered the actions of the man who sold everything in order to purchase a piece ...read more

  • Provision, Possession And Promise

    Contributed by Mike Hullah on Mar 13, 2003
    based on 55 ratings
     | 3,249 views

    This sermon looks at Abraham’s revelation of God as the God of Resurrection in his willingness to sacrifice Isaac on Mount Moriah and the results of that revelation.

    PROVISION, POSSESSION, AND PROMISE Genesis 22:1-19 In this sermon we will see the ways of God in His involvement with mankind and the testing of our faith. Abraham is called the Father of Faith - His promise involved a place, a promised son, and God’s provision. In Chapter 22 of ...read more

  • Turning Trials Into Triumphs Series

    Contributed by Steve Malone on Apr 5, 2001
    based on 114 ratings
     | 4,445 views

    In the message James the half brother of Jesus will teach us we CAN turn our trials into triumphs. (Real Faith For The Real World - prt one)

    "Turning Trials Into Triumphs" TEXT: JAMES 1:1-12 Today we begin a study of the book of James. But before we begin our study I think it would be good for us to do a little background about this great book in God’s Word. Now, one thing that often adds a great deal of insight to the ...read more

  • #1learn To Identify And Thrive During The Tests. Series

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Mar 16, 2007
    based on 6 ratings
     | 5,566 views

    We need to identify seasons of testing, then expect the tests, and then learn how to thrive during the testing processes of life. Why are you tested?

    #1 LEARN TO IDENTIFY AND THRIVE IN THE TEST! Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. Kyfingers@aol.com This lesson one and will be done in several sittings, there is a lesson two, of two more parts. I. DO YOU REALIZE GOD DOES HIS BEST WORK IN THE TESTING PROCESS? A. WE OFTEN HEAR QUESTIONS LIKE: WHY ARE WE ...read more

  • Preparation For Promotion Part 3 Series

    Contributed by Rodney Johnson on Aug 26, 2007
     | 1,546 views

    Part 3 in the series.

    Preparation For Promotion Part 3: Test of Faithfulness Scriptures: Ephesians 4:13-15; Philippians 4:11; Introduction: So far in this series, we have talked about the test of trusts and security. In the tests of trust and security, we learned the importance of trusting in God and ...read more

  • Genesis 26 Series

    Contributed by Tom Owen on Jun 25, 2008
    based on 3 ratings
     | 1,928 views

    Genesis verse-by-verse

    Genesis 26 The last time we were in the book of Genesis we found the Lord giving Abram a pep talk concerning His covenant to build a nation through him. Abram was coming off of a great military victory, but was still concerned that he and Sarah hadn’t been able to have a baby through the first ...read more

  • God Doesn't Play Games Series

    Contributed by Monte Brown on Feb 10, 2010
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,475 views

    God’s Word certainly points out for us what sin is and names it clearly, but God’s Word also helps us to make right decisions about life.

    Review Week before last we started our series of messages called “Raising the Standard.” The first message was entitled “What’s Your Standard.” We found out that things like lying, living together, stealing, murder, abortion, hatred, and all sorts of other ...read more

  • Here Am I....send Me! Series

    Contributed by Rick Burdette on Aug 22, 2012
     | 2,384 views

    Missions: My calling, sending and being sent as God's messenger, outreach here and away.

    MISSON POSSIBLE “Here Am I…..Send Me” Acts 13:1-3 (p781) August 26, 2012 INTRODUCTION Remember the theme verse for Mission Possible? Acts 1:8 “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all ...read more

  • A Father/Son Story Series

    Contributed by Douglas Dudley on Apr 25, 2005
    based on 11 ratings
     | 1,737 views

    Abraham’s faith was tested just like our faith is tested. Was there anything that he loved more than God? Is there an Isaac in our life that we love more than God?

    A Father/Son Story Text: Genesis 22:1-18 Introduction. A man was telling of an incident that happened with his oldest son. The boy was only 4 ½ years old at the time. The father said, “He was upstairs when I heard him fall, and he was screaming!” The father said he ran ...read more

  • A Pattern For Faithful Living

    Contributed by David Hicks on Nov 16, 2006
     | 2,672 views

    Looking at the Hall of Faith in Hebrews 11, we can learn from the pattern of those who have gone before how to live a life of faith.

    A Pattern for Faithful Living Hebrews 11:8-19 Prop: Use a 2 liter bottle filled with water and oil. Shake it up. Some things in this life can never be mixed. Darkness and light, death and life; pride and humility, and faith and doubt cannot be mixed. You either have one or the ...read more

  • Calm In My Chaos Series

    Contributed by Brian Atwood on Dec 23, 2007
    based on 29 ratings
     | 5,701 views

    Finding grace to help when I need it most in the REST that God offers me TODAY by trusting in His Word.

    In his book, “The Pursuit of Happyness,” which was later made into a movie starring Will Smith, Chris Gardner tells of his childhood memories and how he and his sister Ophelia coped with being poor. “Ophelia and I lived vicarious lives as we played a game we made up with the household’s ...read more