Many views of God exist among us today. Some see God as distant and uninvolved in our daily lives. We may think God is a harsh, inspecting taskmaster. Others feel God is disappointed in our human frailty. But the real God is intimately and compassionately involved in our lives. He notices us, goes out of his way to meet our needs and is willing to join us at our point of...
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Luke 11:11-13, Psalm 139:1-3, John 14:1-11, Luke 15:1-2, John 7:53 - 8:11
Topic: Attributes of God
Like Jonah, we often struggle with our enemies, trying to understand their pain and struggles, trying to show compassion. Even though God gives Jonah clear instructions, Jonah runs from God, allowing his disobedience to affect others. God’s Word is clear to us as well. We only have to access it and respond obediently.
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: Jonah 1:1-17, Psalm 139:7-12, Matthew 12:39-40, Luke 11:29-32, 2 Timothy 3:16
In a sermon inspired by The Circle Maker , Pastor Batterson teaches about the desperate prayer in Luke 11. Desperate prayers mean you are going to pray and pray through until you know God's answer. God's reputation is on the line, not yours. Establish an objective, and make a commitment. Fast as part of your prayer life. http://www.theaterchurch.com
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: Luke 11:1-11
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
Satan's tactics are subtle. He masquerades as an angel of light so that the things he tempts us with look beautiful. However the only good and perfect gifts come from God. As believers we need to stay away from all things of satan. If God dwells in us, there will be no room for demons or darkness. www.crazylove.org
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: 1 Peter 5:8-8, Luke 11:14-27, 2 Corinthians 11:13-15, Deuteronomy 18:9-13, Isaiah 14:13-15