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How to Be Fruitful (1) (John 15:1-17)

Title: How to Be Fruitful (1) Scripture: John 15:1-17 Introduction When Jesus said, “I chose you...that you might...bear fruit-fruit that will last.” He was saying, “Spend your life in pursuit of that which has lasting significance and value! What does He mean by...

Christmas 2021

Title: Christmas 2021 Scripture: Nehemiah 8:9  Message:   1The word holiday comes from the Old English word haligdaeg, which means “holy day”.   So, when Nehemiah announced, “This day is holy,” he was declaring a celebration; a time to “eat and drink before the...

The Christian View On Halloween (Romans 14:1-9)

Title: HalloweenScripture: Romans 14:1-9 Message This time of year is unlike any other in many respects. Every shopping center and grocery store is filled with all sorts of candy, costumes and colorful decorations. In a few short days children will parade up and down...

Thoughts on Giving (1) (2 Corinthians 8:1-15)

Title: Thoughts on Giving (1)Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-15 Message: Paul writes, "As you abound in everything - in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all due diligence, and in your love for us - see that you abound in this grace also." What's Paul talking about...

Put Away The Measuring Stick! (Proverbs 3:1-35 ESV)

Title: Put Away The Measuring Stick!Scripture: Proverbs 3:1-35 ESV Message: Before the Passover meal, all the disciples forgot to wash Jesus' feet.  Bad performance! And after Jesus explained how the bread and wine symbolized His upcoming crucifixion, they started...

Speak Positively (2)(Job 9:1-35)

Title: Speak Positively (2)Scripture: Job 9:1-35 Message:  Let’s begin by acknowledging that sometimes life is hard.  And some of us have it harder than others.  That’s why the Bible says there is “a time to cry and a time to laugh” (Ecclesiastes 3:4 NLT). But what if...

Be A Father To Your Children (Joshua 24:1-28 NKJV)

Title: Be A Father To Your ChildrenScripture: Joshua 24:1-28 NKJV Message: The beloved radio commentator, Paul Harvey, wrote: “At a time when being a buddy to one’s son is so popular, I am going to stay a Father… if a gap exists between my sons and daughters and...

Build Others Up (1) (Ephesians 4:29 MSG)

Title: Build Others Up (1)Scripture: “Say only what helps” (Ephesians 4:29 MSG) Message: The apostle Paul writes, “Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them” (Ephesians 4:29 NLT).  Eugene Peterson...

Never Betray a Confidence (Proverbs 11:13 NIV)

Title: Never Betray a ConfidenceScripture: Proverbs 11:13 NIV Message: Betrayal is worse than gossip.  A gossip may not necessarily harbor ill will toward his or her victim; but knowingly divulges information in a breach of confidence. They commit “relational treason”...

Thank You Mom (Ephesians 6:1-4 NKJV)

Title: Thank You MomScripture: Ephesians 6:1-4 Message There is no assignment on earth that requires the array of skills and understanding needed by a mom in fulfilling her everyday duties. Stop and think about what her job involves. She must be a resident...

Bearing Spiritual Fruit (2) (John 15:1-17 NKJV)

Title: Bearing Spiritual Fruit (2)Scripture: John 15:1-17 NKJV Message: A branch doesn’t bear fruit by trying, working, or straining.  It bears fruit simply by “abiding”.  What does that mean? How do you abide in Jesus?  Let’s illustrate it this way: When you put a...

Putting “Self” on the Altar (Joshua 22:23 NLT)

Title: Putting “Self” on the AltarScripture: Joshua 22:23 NLT Message In the Bible an altar represents different things. It represented sacrificing to God by giving Him the best of the sheep in your flock. It represented worshipping God and putting Him above all else...

Answering the BIG Question (2 Peter 3:1-16 NIV)

Title: Answering the BIG QuestionScripture: 2 Peter 3:1-16 NIV Message What about suffering - doesn’t that prove there isn’t a loving God? Adam was given a choice; to obey God or to disobey Him.  He chose disobedience, and God said, “Cursed is the ground [earth] ...

Harmony at Home (3) (Proverbs 14:1-31 CEV)

Title: Harmony at Home (3)Scripture: Proverbs 14:1-35 Message: It’s never okay to explode at those God has entrusted to your care.  The Bible says, “Do not get so angry that you sin. Don’t go to bed angry and don’t give the devil a chance (Ephesians 4:26-27 CEV)....

What Will Your Legacy Be? (Proverbs 13)

Title: What Will Your Legacy Be?Scripture: Proverbs 13 13  A wise son heeds his father’s instruction,     but a mocker does not respond to rebukes. 2  From the fruit of their lips people enjoy good things,     but the unfaithful have an appetite for violence. 3  Those...

Failure and Hope (Luke 22:31-38)

Title: Failure and Hope Scripture: Luke 22:31-38 31-32 “Simon, stay on your toes. Satan has tried his best to separate all of you from me, like chaff from wheat. Simon, I’ve prayed for you in particular that you not give in or give out. When you have come through the...

Live for Something Greater Than Yourself (Psalm 51)

Title: Live for Something Greater Than YourselfScripture: Psalm 51 NKJV 1  Have mercy upon me, O God, According to Your lovingkindness; According to the multitude of Your tender mercies, Blot out my transgressions. 2  Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, And cleanse...

Your Identity Determines Your Inheritance (Romans 8:1-17)

Title: Your Identity Determines Your InheritanceScripture: Romans 8:1-17 Free from Indwelling Sin 8 There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who[a] do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit. 2 For the law of the...