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  • Liberty As Virtue Series

    Contributed by William Nowak on Apr 14, 2002
    based on 32 ratings
     | 2,510 views

    The Christian, unlike the world, should use his liberty to demonstrate his virtue, not to justify his vices.

    I Peter 2:13-17 “Liberty as Virtue” Intro—Last week, we looked at Peter’s discussion of the church as “sojourners and pilgrims” in the world—Peter calls on the church in 2:11 to “abstain from fleshly lusts,” and we talked about how we need to abstain from those fleshly lusts for two ...read more

  • The Virtue Of The Valley Experience

    Contributed by Robert Cobb on Nov 25, 2000
    based on 114 ratings
     | 3,583 views

    A topical outline on the value that God places on the "valley' experiences of the Christian life.

    http://www.lampandlight.org I. There is a Lesson in the Valley (Rom. 8:28, Ps. 84:11 Ps. 119:71) 1. Faith is the Activator of the Christian Life 2. Futility is the Achievement of Human Effort 3. Forward is the Advancement of God's ...read more

  • Hope - Seven Virtues #6 Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jun 26, 2001
    based on 113 ratings
     | 8,615 views

    Sixth in a series on the Seven Virtues

    Hope - Seven Virtues #6 Romans 5:1-5 and various scriptures By James Galbraith Bethel First Baptist Church June 24, 2001 Romans 5:1-5 1 Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have gained access by faith ...read more

  • The Most Important Virtue - Love

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Nov 14, 2001
    based on 157 ratings
     | 11,604 views

    The Bible has a lot to say about love. But so does the world. The problem is that the world doesn’t say the same thing the Bible says, & we tend to get the two mixed up.

    MELVIN NEWLAND,MINISTER CENTRAL CHRISTIAN, BROWNSVILLE, TX ILL. I like the story about a rather legalistic Seminary student who wanted to have a scriptural basis for everything he did. He felt he was on solid ground if he could quote Bible book, chapter & verse ...read more

  • Habit Number Two: The Habit Of Cultivating Virtue Series

    Contributed by Tom Dooley on May 14, 2001
    based on 118 ratings
     | 2,386 views

    This is the second of eight messages about the spritual growth of believers.

    January 4, 1998 Rev. Tom Dooley www.preachingtheword.com Eight Habits Of Highly Effective Christians 2 Peter 1:1-10 Habit Number Two: The Habit of Cultivating Virtue Someone has compared the Book of 2 Peter to a Spiritual pep talk. In a way that is ...read more

  • Faith Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jun 19, 2001
    based on 34 ratings
     | 6,307 views

    Fifth in a series on the Seven Virtues.

    Faith Hebrews 11:1-12 By James Galbraith Bethel First Baptist Church June 17, 2001 A small congregation in the foothills of the Great Smokies built a new sanctuary on a piece of land willed to them by a church member. Ten days before the new church was to open, the local building ...read more

  • That"S Not Fair" - Justice Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jun 12, 2001
    based on 136 ratings
     | 18,472 views

    Justice - #3 in a series on the Seven Virtues (rough copy)

  • Self Control

    Contributed by Gary Washburn on Apr 11, 2002
    based on 176 ratings
     | 23,341 views

    Without this virtue of self control you will self destruct!

    Self Control 2 Peter 1:5-8 amplified Faith is to a Christian what gasoline is to a car. Gasoline is necessary to run engine. That’s not all you need; air supply, vacuum hoses draw air, oil, or won’t go very far. The Christian faith too must have some other additives or you won’t make much ...read more

  • To Be More Thoughtful Is To Be More Thankful

    Contributed by Ronald Fair on Mar 7, 2001
    based on 39 ratings
     | 2,176 views

    Rev. Fair speaks of the lessons of thankfullness, he reminds us of the words:“A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but it is also the parent of all other virtues”.

    TO BE MORE THOUGHTFUL IS TO BE MORE THANKFUL Scripture: Psalm 100. INTRODUCTION Some one has said “charity begins at home but it shouldn’t stop there. That saying might be changed to “Thanksgiving begins at home. but it shouldn’t end there.” In one of our magazines is a story ...read more

  • Make A Wish Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on May 29, 2001
    based on 81 ratings
     | 6,058 views

    Wisdom - choosing the right path. The first of a series on the Seven Virtues.

    2 Chronicles 1:7-12 The Seven Virtues #1 - Wisdom By James Galbraith Make a wish Last week I opened my sermon with a joke about a man who finds a lantern on a beach. He rubs it and out comes a genie, ready to grant him a wish. I’m not going to repeat the whole joke, but I’ve brought it up ...read more

  • Be Strong And Courageous Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on May 30, 2001
    based on 64 ratings
     | 3,996 views

    As we trust in God, courage for life will come. Part of Seven Virtues series.

    Joshua 1:1-9 "Be Strong and Courageous" Seven Virtues #2 - Courage. by James Galbraith Bethel First Baptist Church - May 27, 2001 COURAGEOUS MISSIONARY DOCTOR DR. ELIZABETH HOLLAND, A PEDIATRICIAN FROM MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE, WHO HAS SERVED AS A VOLUNTEER DOCTOR FOR WORLD VISION, IS A GOOD ...read more

  • The Price Of Truth

    Contributed by Dan Erickson on Nov 22, 2000
    based on 76 ratings
     | 2,815 views

    A willingness to speak the truth, even if that truth is not popular, is a great virtue.

    One of my favorite stories is The Emperor's New Clothes. It is the tale about an Emperor who was swindled by a supposed tailor. The man claims to sew a new, special suit for the Emperor. It is special because only those who are wise will see the clothes, while those who are foolish will find them ...read more

  • Worshipping Your "Self's" Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jun 12, 2001
    based on 22 ratings
     | 1,792 views

    #4 in the Seven Virtues - temperance, although I’ve used the more current term ’self-control".

    Worshipping your "self’s" Virtues #4 - Self Control by James Galbraith Genesis 39:7-20 Bethel First Baptist Church - June 10, 2001 A society build up it’s language around what is important to it. The Eskimos, I’ve been told, have many different words for snow. They live with it ...read more

  • Patience - Fruit Of The Spirit

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Jan 4, 2001
    based on 569 ratings
     | 147,369 views

    I cannot think of a virtue that is more desperately needed, or harder to produce in our lives, than patience.

    MELVIN M. NEWLAND, MINISTER CENTRAL CHRISTIAN, BROWNSVILLE We have been looking at the fruit of the Spirit as presented by the Apostle Paul in the 5th chapter of Galatians. He tells us that when we’re filled with the Holy Spirit we’ll evidence the fruit of the Spirit in our ...read more

  • Right Things In Right Ways (God's Will)

    Contributed by Frank Gallagher on Nov 13, 2000
    based on 138 ratings
     | 4,397 views

    There are right things to do, and right ways to do them. Sincerity is not a Christian virtue - obedience to God is!

    Right Things In Right Ways (God’s Will) (1 Samuel 15:22-23) [HTTP formatted version of this sermon is located at: http://members.aol.com/abidingitw/protocol.html] There is a very common attitude in the world today, that whether a person is right or wrong is not as important as ...read more