Sermons (Page 35)

Prayer University

6 ways to excel in prayer… 4 Keys to an effective prayer life… How to make sure you pray as much as you should… A secret about your pastor that might cause you to lose respect for him… The true meaning of prayer… The four primary elements of prayer… The purpose of prayer… The secret to focused prayer… And much more!

How To Respond To Your Enemies

Somewhere along the way you have been mistreated by somebody.  You have experienced evil at the hands of others.  This Sunday we’re going to learn from Jesus how to to respond to the enemies in our life.  Discover what it means to turn the other cheek and go the extra mile… How to handle it when somebody insults you… What to do when you are a victim of prejudice… How to live in a sue-happy nation… 3 incentives to love…

Becoming A Person Of Your Word

Are you a person of your word?  You might be surprised to find out how rare a virtue faithfulness is these days.  Discover the meaning of faithfulness… What every leader hates… What every great basketball shooter understands… And why that matters in relationships… How to win with people… Five ways to develop faithfulness… And much more! 

Dollars And Sense

Discover how to create financial breathing room… Why you must get your financial house in order if you want to follow Jesus… The difference between standard of living and quality of life… How to raise both… Why God is more interested in your quality of life… And why you should be, too… 5 steps to open up space between your income and your spending… 3 things I know about you financially… And much more!

Jesus On Divorce

Divorce is very common in our society,  50% of first marriages, 67% of second marriages, and 74% of third marriages end in divorce.  You have probably been personally touched by divorce.  This Sunday we’re going to look at the subject from a biblical perspective.  Discover why the institution of marriage is still a great idea… The only biblical reason for getting a divorce… When it is permissible to remarry after divorce… Why divorce is against God’s will… 4 ways that…

Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

Blessed are those who mourn?  Really?  How can the sad be happy?  In this message you will discover the true power of godly sorrow; the difference between godly sorrow and the sorrow that leads to death; what Judas did right; how to overcome a hard heart; and how mourning can lead to joy and a blessed life.

Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

Learn what the Sermon on the Mount is all about; three different approaches to the Sermon; the two fundamental questions it answers; what the word “beatitude” means; what it means to be blessed by God; what it means to be poor in spirit; what the kingdom of heaven is all about; and the pathway to ultimate happiness and fulfillment.

Blessed are the Meek

You’ll discover the meaning of meekness; how to obtain it; why meekness is the key to becoming a person of great influence; 3 ways to react with meekness when people offend you; 4 things forgiveness is NOT and four things it IS; and one BIG challenge of meekness that will drive you to your knees.

Do You Know The Way To Heaven?

Do you know the way to heaven?  Discover the most important question… And the right answer… Why it’s possible to believe in Jesus but still go to hell… How to tell with 99.99% certainty whether or not you are going to heaven… And much more! Listen to the sermon, or click HERE to read the article.

Blessed are the Peacemakers

What does it mean to be a peacemaker?…. Why peace is best understood as a means to an end… The reason Jesus included this statement in the Beatitudes… How peacemaking is both preventive and reparative… 7 principles of peacemaking… Why God actually commands you to give people permission to sin… 7 relationship killers… Why we all hate to say “No”, and what you can do to change that… and much more!

Blessed Are Those Who Are Persecuted

Get a quick review of the first 7 beatitudes… A clear definition of persecution, righteousness, and the kingdom of heaven… The wrong way to face temptation… And how to face it the right way…  Why it’s always worth it to stand firm in the face of persecution… Why people in the Bible rejoiced at the opportunity to be persecuted… And why you should, too!….  Why it is better to be persecuted than not… and much more!

Overcome Grumbling

This Sunday’s sermon is straight from the heart.  In other words, I’m going to teach you what God has been teaching me lately about the subject of grumbling.  No, I’m not talking about the kind of grumbling that you get after eating at Popeye’s.  This sermon will change your life as it is changing mine, and it could very well change our church forever.  You’ll discover a sin that just about everybody commits a hundred times a week without knowing…