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  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Freddy Fritz on May 4, 2006
    based on 226 ratings

    This sermon examines the biblical description of faith. What is faith? One way to get a better picture of biblical faith is to gain a clear understanding of what biblical faith is not.

    Scripture Author Tim Hansel tells the story about the day he and his son Zac were out in the country, climbing around in some cliffs. He heard a voice from above him yell, “Hey Dad! Catch me!” He turned around to see Zac joyfully jumping off a rock straight at him. Zac had first jumped and ...read more

  • What Is Faith?

    Contributed by Jerry Flury on Mar 10, 2002
    based on 184 ratings

    A study in the characteristics of faith

    I. Faith is Absolute Assurance A. Substance = hupostasis = a standing under = confidence (the quality of confidence which leads one to stand under, endure, undertake anything. B. Hebrews 11:1a "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for...? C. ASV - Hebrews 11:1a ?Now faith is the ...read more

  • What Is Faith?

    Contributed by Jonathan Lucas on Aug 26, 2002
    based on 22 ratings

    A sermon that explains what faith is for the believer, and what it can be for the seeker.

    What is Faith? Heb. 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Rom. 10:17 So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. Col. 1:4 Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love which ye have to all the ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Paul Decker on Nov 23, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    When we believe, we possess life-purpose.

    WHAT IS FAITH? Hebrews 11.1 S: Faith C: Naturalism Th: Confusion Pr: WHEN WE BELIEVE, WE POSSESS LIFE-PURPOSE. CV: “We will clearly communicate the transforming truth of the Bible.” Type: Inductive PA: How is the change to be observed? • Recognize belief is a matter of the ...read more

  • What Is Faith

    Contributed by Christopher Howitz on Dec 13, 2008

    A call to copy the faith of our team-mates in the cross-country relay race of life... looking to God and trusting Him through the mud and the pain... because we have another city and different treasure... a prize that is worth the struggle.

    Intro… The title I’ve got for you today is, “What is faith?” Hopefully by the end of what I’ve got to say, we’ll not only know what faith is, but we will be able to live it. And to help us along the road we’re going to have assistance from two old pros who we’re going to meet ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Dean Courtier on Oct 10, 2009
    based on 13 ratings

    Knowing Christ is where true faith begins. From there we grow through the essentials of discipleship: Bible study, prayer, preaching, worship and Christian friendship and fellowship.

    What is faith? A Sunday-School teacher asked her class one day, “What is faith?” the class sat there quietly - which was a surprise in itself, so the teacher asked again, “can anyone tell me what is faith?” You could see the little minds working and one boy stuck up his hand. The teacher said, ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Andrew Schroer on Mar 12, 2001
    based on 66 ratings

    Faith is a confidence based on the sure promises of our faithful, never changing Savior God and therefore affects every aspect of our lives.

    When I was in college, a rather large number of guys in my dorm watched the soap opera “Days of our Lives”. Now I remember sitting down with them one time and watching it. In that episode, a woman named Hope was caught in an avalanche while skiing. She was lost and everyone was worried that ...read more

  • What Is Faith?

    Contributed by Dewayne Gamez on Nov 7, 2004
    based on 18 ratings

    The first of a study in Faith.

    What is Faith? Hebrews 10:32-11:6 Genesis 4:1-8 Genesis 5:21-24 As we begin our walk as a church, Walk By Faith Christian Fellowship, we need to set a strong foundation on our faith. Over the next 2 months, we are going to be studying the word of God, and what it tells us about our faith. ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Scott Bayles on Jul 11, 2008
    based on 15 ratings

    This is the first sermon in a series on the Heores of Faith from Hebrews 11. This one deals with what faith is and what to expect from the series.

    Introduction By Faith You’ve probably heard it a hundred times. It’s one of the oldest preacher stories around. But it still provides a powerful illustration of the personal nature of faith. One day long ago, a world-renowned tightrope walker came to Niagara Falls and stretched his rope ...read more

  • What Is Faith

    Contributed by Darrin Fish on May 6, 2014

    Defining our Faith

    Hebrews 11:1-3 What is Faith There once was a tourist who came too close to the edge of the Grand Canyon, lost his footing and plunged over the side, clawing and scratching to save himself. After he disappeared out of sight; and, just before he fell into open space, he stumbled upon a scrubby ...read more

  • What Is Faith Series

    Contributed by Ian Johnson on Jun 3, 2003
    based on 21 ratings

    The greatest Christian is not the one who has achieved the most. But the one who has received the most.

    What is faith. Hebrews without faith it is impossible to please God The protestant reformation was based entirely aroud the scripture “the Just shall live by faith! Hyper faith has given the church a wrong perspective on true faith! If you are a Christian this morning your first act of faith ...read more

  • What Is Faith

    Contributed by Johnny Small on Mar 19, 2003
    based on 58 ratings

    We will learn what faith is and how to obtain it.

    What is faith? The word "faith" is found in the New Testament 253 times. It must be very important. Faith is believing that our Bible is the true inspired word of God, without error or contradiction. For me this is easy, for there has been no other book that has change my life like the ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Simon Fullylove on Mar 13, 2006
    based on 11 ratings

    A look at Hebrews definition of faith

    We’re looking at Hebrews 11. How can we be God’s incredibles? Those who received this letter were finding things tough and were tempted to give up. Hebrews 11 is meant to encourage them to go forward in faith. To keep on believing and make a difference for God. To realise as verse 2 says – that ...read more

  • What Is Faith?

    Contributed by Rodney Buchanan on Apr 22, 2007
    based on 57 ratings

    1. Faith is born from doubt. 2. Faith brings a reward.

    A recent headline in the Sacramento Bee read: “Ignorance of the Good Book Reaches Biblical Proportions.” You can say that pun again! The other day I read about a chain of supermarkets in the U.K. which decided to lecture shoppers about Easter. In a press release sent to the London Times ...read more

  • What Is Faith? Series

    Contributed by Gene Gregory on Feb 27, 2008

    Explains what Faith is. 3rd sermon in series on faith.

    WHAT IS FAITH? - Hebrews 11:1-6 > Hebrews 11:6 Now without faith it is impossible to please God, for the one who draws near to Him must believe that He exists and rewards those who seek Him. Over the past several weeks we have looked at the life that pleases God, from several different ...read more