Standing With The King

"Now this is the copy of the letter that the king Artaxerxes gave unto Ezra the priest, the scribe, even a scribe of the words of the commandments of the LORD, and of his statutes to Israel. 'Artaxerxes, king of kings, unto Ezra the priest, a scribe of the law of the God of heaven, …

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The Purposing Heart

"But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king's meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself." Daniel 1:8  (KJB) Four Hebrew youths plus more had been taken from their homeland …

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Contending with Life, and Weariness

"If you have run with the footmen, and they have wearied you, then how can you contend with horses? And if in the land of peace, in which you trusted, they wearied you, then how will you do in the swelling of Jordan? For even your brethren, and the house of your father, even they …

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Good and Evil Treasures

I heard a story of an old preacher who was in one of those cafe's where you could come in and set at a bar near the kitchen, and order your meal; a hamburger, club sandwich, fries, or chicken fried steak, fried green tomatoes, etc. Anyway this preacher had set down near a man who …

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Using the Law Lawfully

"But we know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully; knowing this, that the law is not made for a righteous man, but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and for sinners, for unholy and profane, for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers, for whoremongers, for …

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Sermon Points 12/13/09

The Alert Are Happy Revelation 16:15 I.  THE ALERT TAKE GOD'S WORD SERIOUSLY AND GUARD THEIR LIVES. (Matthew 24:42-44;  1 Thessalonians 5:4) II.  THE ALERT GUARD THAT WHICH IS PRECIOUS FROM THAT WHICH IS PERILOUS. (Romans 13:12-14) III.  THE ALERT WILL NOT BE CAUGHT UNPREPARED. (1 Timothy 1:19;  Ephesians 4:30;  1 Thessalonians 5:19;  Galations 5:22-26;  …

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Sermon Bites 09/13/09

Discipleship - The Pursuit of Godliness Hebrews 12:14-17 I.  A PURSUIT OF PEACE AND HOLINESS (v. 14). II.  TAKING OVERSIGHT OVER ONE'S LIFE IN MATTERS OF GRACE (v15). III.  BE AWARE - BE WARNED OF THE "ROOT OF BITTERNESS" WHICH IS PUFFED UP TROUBLING YOU (v. 15). Deut. 29:18 IV.  THE EXAMPLE OF ESAU/EDOM DESIRING …

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Sermon Outline for Sunday July 22, ‘07

Stewardship Of Repentance Malachi 3:1:18 OUTLINE - I. LOOKING FOR HIS COMING WITH UNREPENTANT SIN (vv. 1-2). II. THE COMING OF THE LORD IS LIKE A DEVOURING FIRE, PURGING THE DROSS OF SIN FROM THE HEARTS OF HIS PEOPLE (vv. 3-4). III. A LETHARGIC PEOPLE DO NOT KNOW THEY HAVE DEPARTED FROM THE LIVING GOD …

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Sermon Outline for Sunday April 22, ‘07

The Stewardship Of The Priesthood Malachi 2:1-17 When we began these messages on Stewardship back in January we looked at chapter one of Malachi – THE STEWARDSHIP OF WORSHIP. Worship is our stewardship of the way we lift up, magnify, and praise Him. We saw that we are to REMEMBER WHO WE ARE; THAT WE …

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Sermon Outline 03/11/07

EXAMPLES OF CHRISTIAN LIVING (Part 1) Colossians 4:7-10 Proposed OUTLINE - I. TYCHICUS WAS A MAN WITH THE HEART OF A SERVANT (vv. 7-8). II. ONESIMUS, WAS A MAN WITH A PAST THAT WAS SINFUL (v. 9). III. ARISTARCHUS, WAS MAN WITH A SYMPATHETIC HEART (v. 10a). IV. MARK WAS A MAN WITH A SURPRISING …

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