David, in the midst of his troubles, had learned the "golden secret." He taught that we must be stirred to love God and focus on Him, and He will not allow us to be shaken by our trials.
Scripture: Psalm 16
I never knew what a "godly person" looked like. Now I want to become one. More than anything. In my early radio career I was once engineering a live talk show. The host was taking live calls. One woman said, “You sound like a man of God.” My friend, the host, suddenly became very solemn. During the commercial break he said to me,”Did you hear what she said? She called me...
Author: Tom Terry
Our love, faith and spiritual depth are increased as we examine the New Testament stories of the Samaritan woman, the paralytic, Peter at the Last Supper, and Jesus during His temptation.
God's call upon our lives inspires us to be brave, adventurous, confident and obedient. Peter, Esther, Paul and a host of Bible characters display God's power by stepping out on faith.
Scripture: Genesis 2:15-21, Jeremiah 20:9, Esther 3:13, Esther 4:11, Acts 10:11-15
When Jesus was crucified, the curtain in the temple dividing the Holy of Holies from everything else, was ripped from top to bottom. God said, "That which divided us is gone. You don't have to live in a system trying to reach God on your own anymore." What will you do when you realize the unreachable God has reached you and has healed your sinful soul completely? Preached at...
Speaker: Glenn Barteau
Scripture: 1 Peter 2:9-9, Leviticus 20:26-26
De-stressing essentials include cultivating true spirituality, developing a positive self-image and focusing on positive dreams and goals for your life.
Scripture: Luke 10:27, Psalm 139:14, Proverbs 30:31
Topic: Identity in Christ
It is important to reduce stress by setting a wise balance in this imbalanced world and by being proactive in preventing disease.
Topic: Knowing God's Will
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
Topic: Heaven , Hell
Romans 8 is a powerful picture of victory in Christ. Because we are unconditionally loved and freed from condemnation, we can be completely honest and vulnerable before God. We are to use our freedom to engage with Him and His Word. Instead of a body of death (Romans 7), we are given a powerful new life (Romans 8). Preached at Central Christian Church.
Speaker: Jud Wilhite
Scripture: Romans 7 - 8
Technology can elevate us, causing us to be proud, self-centered or self-promoting. Technology can hurt and humiliate. It can also suffocate you, emptying your life of quiet, solitude and rest. Don't forget to love people and communicate with them face to face. Preached at Fellowship Church. Property of www.creativepastors.com. Used by permission.
Speaker: Ed Young Jr.
Scripture: James 4:6, 1 Peter 5:6-7, Proverbs 16:18, Psalm 139:23