Soul Detox is a two-part series preached at Elevation Church by Pastor Craig Groeschel. Toxic words and toxic thoughts can destroy our lives and the lives of others. Here's how to speak life-giving words of encouragement, and focus on pure thoughts based on the Word of God and the love Christ has for us. Order Pastor Groeschel's best-selling book HERE . Buy Study...
The Greek word for "royal" translates as "support of/to the people". It's a title of service and humility. Not how we typically think of royalty. This is then tied to the idea of priesthood. The priests care for the relationship between God and the people. The priest assures the people that God is with them. The priest grasps the destructiveness, and he brokenness of sin, and...
Speaker: Seth Kreimeyer-Kelly
Scripture: 1 Peter 2:9-9, Leviticus 21:16-23, Deuteronomy 20:1-4, Numbers 35:6-6
Children need us to be strong and confident in the Lord. We cannot impart what we don't possess. If the parents are not experiencing freedom in Christ, they will have a difficult, if not impossible time helping their children experience freedom from Satan’s oppression in their young lives. Let's examine from a parental perspective the most definitive passage in the New...
Author: Neil Anderson
There's no limit to the good thoughts God wants us to have. So, why do we waste so much time preoccupied with our doubts and fears? How are we supposed to handle these thoughts? Pastor Steven teaches us how to be brave in our faith by developing a courageous state of mind, holding onto the thoughts that come from God, and demolishing the thoughts that take hold of us. ...
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Topic: Emotional Health
Overpower the lies of insecurity, fear, condemnation and discouragement with the promises of God. Discover how to hear God's voice above all others. We must put the mind of Christ to experience spiritual growth and freedom. To order Steven's new book, go to http://crashthechatterbox.com/
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Scripture: Isaiah 55:1-3, Genesis 3:1-4, Matthew 4:3, Philippians 4:8
Topic: Fear and Anxiety
A life script is an ongoing program for our lives that we act out automatically. The script can be constructive, destructive, non-productive or a combination of all three. Family, culture and individual perceptions influence these scripts. When we receive Christ, Jesus can rewrite our life scripts so that negative scripts do not define our lives.
Speaker: Roger Barrier, Chet Weld
Scripture: Psalm 34:4, Psalm 22:6-7, Psalm 51:5, Psalm 69:8-12, Psalm 118:13
Topic: Process of Spiritual Growth
The battle for the mind of God's servants is continual and intense. Five principles for guarding your thoughts are 1. Don't believe everything you hear. 2. Guard your minds from garbage. 3. Never let up on learning. 4. Feed yourself on God's Word. 5. Let God stretch your imagination. Message delivered at Desiring God Conference, 2010. To attend the 2011 Desiring God...
Speaker: Rick Warren
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 10:3-5, 2 Corinthians 3:18, Jeremiah 17:9, 1 John 1:8, Ecclesiastes 10:10
Topic: Spiritual Warfare
Need a little help with contaminants that quietly compromise our well-being? How can we learn to recognize and remove the hidden dangers in our lives? Identify, reject and replace are key concepts to right thinking. Preached at Elevation Church . Two-Week Series: Soul Detox. Used by permission. Purchase Soul Detox: Clean Living in a Contaminated World by Craig...
Speaker: Craig Groeschel
Scripture: Romans 7, Proverbs 4:23, 2 Corinthians 10:4-5, Jeremiah 12:3, Philippians 4:7-8
Here’s an excerpt from How Women Help Men Find God: Michelangelo captured the relationship between man and his Maker on the ceiling of the Sistine chapel. A holy God, surrounded by angels, stretches down from heaven to touch the finger of Adam. Meanwhile the man reclines, nonchalantly extending a single digit toward his Creator. Why is it so hard to get men...
Author: David Murrow
Her sparkling blue eyes lit up as I slipped into the dimly lit hospital room. Donna McClure, my dearest friend, was a platinum blonde cowgirl with a heart the size of Alaska and a contagious laugh. I hardly recognized her 85-pound frail form. A tracheotomy filled with blood and mucous gurgled in her throat when the air escaped. She smelled like urine and radiation....
Author: Julie Barrier
Topic: Death and Dying