Light and darkness in the material world provide powerful metaphors for the revelation of Christ's glory and man's response. For whom is the Light and how do we receive it?
Scripture: Matthew 4:12-16, Matthew 4:23, John 1:1-4
Jesus said, "Be of good cheer, I have overcome the world. The Great Physician has a good prescription. Gain His perspective. Even in sorrow, take heart and wear a cheerful countenance. Look at Christ and reflect His light. Giving to others will also feed your soul and cheer you up. Preached at Elevation Church. Used by permission.
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Scripture: John 16:33-33, Acts 27:21-22, John 15:11-11, Numbers 6:24-26
People usually think of “Heaven” as the place Christians go when they die. A better definition explains that Heaven is God’s central dwelling place, the location of his throne from which he rules the universe. Many don’t realize that the present pre-resurrection Heaven and future post-resurrection Heaven are located in different places. The exact location of the present...
Author: Randy Alcorn
Scripture: Psalm 16:11-11, Philippians 1:23-23, John 4:24-24, Hebrews 12:14 - 1:14, Luke 16:4-4, 1 Thessalonians 4:14-18, 2 Corinthians 5:10-10, Matthew 12:36-36, Revelation 22:1-1, 2 Peter 3:13-13
We are sexual beings. This sermon from Esther clarifies what the Bible teaches about sexuality, and examination of Bible wisdom on how we, as Christ-followers should relate to a culture that has a very different perspective. It is when we meet Christ in our deepest struggles that we grow the most, and those who struggle most deeply have the greatest chance of building a...
Speaker: Jeff Jones
Scripture: Matthew 19:4-6, John 1:14-18, 1 Corinthians 5:12-13
Peter teaches how deeply Jesus values you and showers you with unconditional love, grace, joy and blessing for the good purpose of blessing others. Imagine the audience in 1 Peter. They hear these words and realize wherever they go, Jesus is goes them. Discover who you are in Christ and live in that power. Preached at Casas Church. Used by permission.
Speaker: Ryan Kramer
Scripture: 1 Peter 2:9-9, John 20:21-21
God directed you to this sermon, I believe, so that you would know, first, that you don't have to die, and, second, so that you would know that Jesus, who makes this promise to you, is God, the God of Israel, the God of all. And, third, you are here because God wants you to see the implication for your life of knowing you will not die. By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God...
Speaker: John Piper
Scripture: John 8:48-49, John 3:16-17, Leviticus 24:16-16, 1 Corinthians 15:52-52, Romans 5:5-5, Hebrews 12:23-23, Exodus 3:14-14, Ephesians 2:4-5, John 10:15-15, John 11:52-52, John 8:32-32
Mary Magdalene learned from the resurrected Christ that God is real, He loves her deeply and eternally, and she had a purpose to share Jesus with a broken world. Truly, Mary was the first missionary.
Scripture: John 20:1-18
Every Christ-follower needs to claim their place of belonging in God's family, the church. God has gifted us uniquely to serve in the body and meet the needs of others.
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 5:9, Romans 12:4, Galatians 3:26, John 13:34-35, Ephesians 1:3
Topic: Church Unity
Our God stands unchanging through time as the source of our strength. The power of same is the culmination of our consistency with Him. If you resist the monotonous, you'll miss the miraculous. Repeat the right things until the routine is the reward. You will never arrive if you can't abide. Preached at Elevation Church. Used by permission.
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Scripture: John 15:1-5, 2 Kings 5:13-14, Genesis 26:18-18, Luke 4:16-16, Joshua 6:14-20, Hebrews 13:8-8, 1 Kings 18:43-44
The Holy Spirit sent from God glorifies Jesus, guides us into all truth, brings God's Word and work to our memories, and tells us of things to come.
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: John 14:15 - 16:15, Titus 3:5