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  • The Unlikely Hero Series

    Contributed by Jess Bousa on Apr 26, 2007
    based on 4 ratings
     | 2,131 views

    “Being a neighbor is not necessarily defined by seeking out those who need help, but rather it is becoming a person who is able to reach beyond themselves to help someone get back on track.”

    “The Unlikely Hero” I want to share a story about a man by the name of Karl Marx. (Has anyone here ever heard of him?) He is known as the father of Communism. He had one agenda and one agenda only and that was for communism to replace capitalism. Let me explain. Today, in ...read more

  • An Unlikely Hero

    Contributed by Kevin Taylor on Oct 28, 2001
    based on 43 ratings
     | 1,995 views

    Gideon was considered by others as the least and the last. But to God, he was considered to be a mighty man of valor.

    I. Out of Sight, Out of Mind A. Text: Judges 6:1-25 B. So make the situation clear, I want you to notice that, at the beginning of our story, we find Gideon threshing wheat in a winepress! C. Now, why would he thresh wheat in a winepress? Shouldn’t he just thresh wheat on a threshing floor? ...read more

  • Unlikely Heroes

    Contributed by Bo Lane on Jun 22, 2006
    based on 24 ratings
     | 3,110 views

    You can be extraordinary. You don’t have to stay ordinary. God has plans to move you from an ordinary live to an extraordinary life. “I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD..."

    Introduction - Is it just me or do you ever feel not good enough? - Do you ever feel like maybe you weren’t brought here to do something extraordinary? - That you were designed to live an ordinary life? - Just an ordinary person living an ordinary life; nothing fancy? - I feel that ...read more

  • Unlikely Heros Series

    Contributed by K. Edward Skidmore on Dec 9, 2009
    based on 2 ratings
     | 3,719 views

    This is a combination of sermon #2 and #6 taken from Judges chapters 3 and 12 and concerning 5 obscure judges including: Ehud, Shamgar, Ibzan, Elon, and Abidon.

    Unlikely Heros – Ehud, Shamgar, Ibzan, Elon, Abidon Judges 3:12-31 Judges 12:8-15 November 8, 2009 INTRODUCTION After 5 weeks of looking at some obscure names in our sermon series in Judges, we need to have a little "phun" with the Judges. - We’re "phinally almost phinished" with ...read more

  • An Unlikely Hero

    Contributed by James Bryant on Jul 24, 2002
    based on 166 ratings
     | 9,690 views

    Think you are not the one capable of getting the job done? Do you think they’re others better qualified? Better read this sermon....

    AN UNLIKELY HERO Judges 6:1-12 1. And the children of Israel did evil in the sight of the Lord: and the Lord delivered them into the hand of Midian seven years. 2. And the hand of Midian prevailed against Israel: and because of the Midianites the children of Israel made them the dens which ...read more

  • An Unlikely Hero Series

    Contributed by E. True Neilson on Dec 17, 2014
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,803 views

    A Christmas time message about Mary.

  • Peter Series

    Contributed by Tim Smith on Feb 7, 2016
     | 2,673 views

    Lessons from the life of Peter

    Peter Acts 2:1-14a Prior to our Scripture today, the resurrected Jesus told the disciples to wait and pray in Jerusalem until they received the Holy Spirit. So they gathered in The Upper Room, behind locked doors still in fear of their lives and on the 50th day, a sound like a hurricane, a ...read more

  • Deborah Series

    Contributed by Pat Damiani on Mar 14, 2018
     | 2,241 views

    God often uses unlikely people and uncommon means to accomplish His purposes and fulfill His promises.

    ENGAGE When Todd Beamer left his home at 6:15 a.m. on Tuesday morning for a business meeting in California, he had no idea that only a few hours later he would become an unlikely hero. There was nothing in Beamer’s background that would have suggested he would become a hero that day. His ...read more

  • Rahab: An Unlikely Hero Series

    Contributed by Bryan Parris on May 26, 2007
    based on 4 ratings
     | 3,491 views

    From the "Heroes" Series. A Sermon on Grace from Hebrews 11:31.

    ILL – You may remember seeing on the news earlier this year about a man named Wesley Autrey, a new York city resident and construction worker, who performed a tremendous act of heroism in the NYC subway. A 19 year old film student suffered a seizure and fell ONTO the subway tracks. Autrey ...read more

  • Gideon - An Unlikely Hero, An Unlikely Vicotry Series

    Contributed by Steve Malone on Jul 27, 2018
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,043 views

    In this message we will see the power of God show up in the life of a very unlikely hero bringing about an even more unlikely victory.Numbers are irrelevant to victory when God is own your side and you follow His plan and directions.

    Gideon – An Unlikely Hero, An Unlikely Victory #heroes OKAY - I want to begin with several passages of Scripture to both set up and to lay a foundation for our conversation this morning…. All Scripture is God breathed and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what ...read more

  • Jesus Series

    Contributed by David Welch on Nov 17, 2006
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,864 views

    Last in a series on unlikely heroes mentioned in Hebrews 11 using Jesus as an unlikely hero leading into ADvent.

    Chico Alliance Church December 15, 2002 Pastor David Welch “The Ultimate Unlikely Hero” Unlikely Heroes Part Eight Introduction Hebrews 11:32 mentions six individuals used by God to accomplish eternal purposes. All of these individuals had some attribute that qualified them as unlikely ...read more

  • Not The Guy I Would've Picked Series

    Contributed by Guy Caley on Dec 14, 2001
    based on 94 ratings
     | 3,429 views

    The Story of Jepthah demonstrates that God calls unlikely heroes.

    Not the Guy I Would’ve Picked Text: Judges 10-11 Introduction Audie Murphy was an eighteen year old kid, weighing 112 pounds and the son of dirt poor Texas sharecroppers, an unlikely hero to say the least. Yet he became the most decorated soldier of WW II. Proposition: The pages of ...read more

  • I Need A Volunteer...

    Contributed by Charlie Roberts on Aug 7, 2016
    based on 3 ratings
     | 3,023 views

    If you know Jesus this morning, your Royalty friend! Your a child of the most high God, you are wonderfully made, you have the world at your finger tips and command! Joy, happiness, prosperity and every promise in the bible, can be and are yours today!

  • Life Cycles Series

    Contributed by David Welch on Nov 17, 2006
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,443 views

    First in a series on the unlikely heros of faith introduced in Hebrews 11

    Chico Alliance Church October 6, 2002 Pastor David Welch “Life Cycles” Unlikely Heroes: Part One Introduction God uses all kinds of people to accomplish His work. We ought to consider it a privilege that God includes imperfect fragile humans to bring about eternal impact. Oftentimes a whole ...read more

  • Faith Lessons From Rahab

    Contributed by Nathan Johnson on Feb 5, 2009
    based on 14 ratings
     | 12,128 views

    God uses the most unlikely heroes to teach us faith, but are we learning?