God's plan for Israel's victory over Jericho teaches us about spiritual warfare. The ram’s horn celebrated a battle already won. Blast your ram’s horn. Sing songs of redemption, declare scriptures of triumph and keep walking in obedience to God. God has already promised a victory. Preached at Chase Oaks Church. Used by permission.
Speaker: Max Lucado
Scripture: Joshua 6:1-27, Psalm 16:6-6, 2 Corinthians 10:3-5, Psalm 25:5-5, James 4:7-7, 1 Corinthians 15:58-58
Invest with the right team. Pray now or pay later. Past obedience guarantees future usefulness. Real discipleship affects our wealth, comfort, power and fame. For the disciple, this world is as close to hell as they will ever get. For the non-believer, this world is as close to heaven as they will ever get.
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: Hebrews 3:1, Ephesians 2:20, Luke 6:12-16, Luke 6:20-26, James 4:13 - 5:11
Nothing is more difficult to tame than the tongue, but this message will teach you how to listen longer, brag differently, criticize wisely and encourage more.
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: James 1:19, James 3:2-9, James 4:13-16, Proverbs 27:2, Proverbs 27:14
James writes to dispersed Jewish Christians about how to rejoice in trials, to live wisely, to pursue godliness and to practice integrity.
Scripture: James 1 - 5
When you need to make a big decision, don't be hasty. Get the facts, inquire of the Lord. Once you've make a commitment, keep it no matter what the cost. Stand in integrity. Don't confuse a contract with a commitment.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Joshua 9:1 - 10:15, 2 Samuel 21:1-3, Proverbs 19:2-3, James 4:13-15, Joshua 2:1
Lysa TerKeurst explains that the key to surviving pain is laying your sufferings before God: “Draw near to God and He will draw near to you.” James 4:8a (NKJV) Does it ever feel like the heartbreak in your life is trying to break you? I understand. I’ve been in that place where the pain of heartbreak hits with such sudden and sharp force that it feels like it cuts...
Author: Lysa TerKeurst
Scripture: James 4:8-8
Once on a mission trip to Pakistan I saw an appalling sight in the market place. A man was begging with a gazillion flies swarming around an open sore on his leg. As a young, sanitized American I had never seen a swarm of flies feasting on an open wound. Whenever I think about those flies swarming in that sore I remember one insightful name given to Satan in scripture...
Author: Jan Shrader
Scripture: Luke 11:14-20, James 4:7-8