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
Brain cancer survivor Matt Chandler talks about making the most of every moment by rejoicing in God and remembering His goodness, His redemption and His sovereignty. Every day, we are several hours closer to stand in front of our Great Father. Sermon courtesy of The Gospel Coalition .
Speaker: Matt Chandler
Scripture: Ecclesiastes 11:7 - 12:14, Romans 1:1-17, Romans 8:28, Job 38:1-13, Exodus 12:14
Topic: Death and Dying
Mother and daughter Julie Barrier and Brianna Barrier Engeler teach on encouraging and blessing women with the unique calling of "pastor's wife." This three-session series affirms their ministry, identifies their needs, and gives powerful coping tools for dealing with the stress that ministry wives face.
Scripture: Proverbs 31, Genesis 2:18, Revelation 3:20, Ephesians 4:28, Romans 12:15
Worship is a relational response to God that He desires from those who know Him. Praise is a relational response to the truths of God. The more we praise God, the more intimately we know Him.
Holly screamed as loud as her three year old little voice could muster. The team of nurses and doctors could not hold her still. You see, even though Down’s Syndrome developmentally delayed her socially and intellectually, God gave her an extra measure of strength. In my estimation, He gives us all special gifts to make up for anything we may lack (we get the adventure of...
Author: Keith Waggoner
Paul letter to the Philippian Church contains Paul’s keys to contentment. It is not born in you. It’s a decision you make. This is the man who preached to the Gentiles when everyone else was evangelizing the Jews. He was the guy that didn’t circumcise converts. He reprimanded Peter for refusing to shut down prejudice. Philippians 4:13 is the most famous verse in the Bible....
Author: Steven Furtick
Christmas is not always a time of joy. Randy Alcorn shows us five ways to rejoice this holy season. He writes: "Family tensions (whose house do we go to when?), never-ending to-do lists, financial difficulties, unrealistic expectations—reasons for unhappiness abound. Can you find genuine happiness during the Christmas season, even in the midst of the pressures? Yes. True...
Author: Randy Alcorn