Sermons on Adversity
The Gospel of John — Week 7 | John 2:1-12
Series: Make Every Effort (2 Peter) — Week 9. Text: 2 Peter 1:5-7. Discover 18 ways not to respond to adversity… The meaning of endurance… 6 ways you need to endure… 5 ways to cultivate endurance… And much more! Resources: Discussion Guide Sermon Manuscript
Last Sunday we learned that unmet expectations lead to disappointment, and then to conflict. This is true for your relationships with people, and it is true for your relationship with God. If you expect what God has not promised, then you will be disappointed and rebel against God when He lets you down. In this sermon we conclude this two-part study on five things that we can expect from the Christian life. Resources: Sermon Manuscript Worship Guide
Unmet expectations lead to disappointment, and then to conflict. This is true for your relationships with people, and it is true for your relationship with God. If you expect what God has not promised, then you will be disappointed and rebel against God when He lets you down. Over the next two weeks we’re going to look at 5 things you can expect when you give your life to Christ. Worship Guide Sermon Manuscript
When you understand what the Bible says about trials, then you will look at problems in an entirely different way. Resources: Worship Guide Sermon Manuscript Discussion Guide
Series: Philippians (2017) — Week 2. Speaker: Andy Manning. Date: 9/17/17. Sermon Manuscript
Learn four ungodly responses to suffering, and three ways to glorify God in your suffering. Resources: Worship Guide Discussion Guide
Take a look at a story which will give a clear picture of what to expect and what not to expect from the fully-devoted life. Resources: Worship Guide Discussion Guide
Discover four things to remember that will give us the motivation to suffer all things for Christ.
Discover what the Bible teaches about serving God, and five essentials for serving God successfully.
It’s hard to believe, but we are living in a time when helping the persecuted isn’t merely about sending our money overseas. Christians are now facing persecution in our own country. What should we do when someone in our church faces persecution? How should we react? This sermon will provide the insight and inspiration we need to prepare ourselves for what seems like the inevitable.
Discover two reasons prayer is important… 4 reasons for unanswered prayer… Why God values persistent prayer… And much more!