Sermons from October 2017

Sermons from October 2017

You Asked For It – Part 5

You Asked For It – Part 5 Question: What are some examples of hindrances to a prayer being manifested? What are the Roadblocks? If you have unconfessed sin in your life You cannot expect God to answer prayers for things if you have broken fellowship with Him. 1 John 1:5-10 NKJV This is the message which we have heard from Him and declare to you, that God is light and in Him is no darkness at all. (6) If we say…

The Holy Spirit – Part 2

The Holy Spirit – Part 2 How to be Led by the Holy Spirit Ephesians 5:15-17 CEV Act like people with good sense and not like fools. (16) These are evil times, so make every minute count. (17) Don’t be stupid. Instead, find out what the Lord wants you to do. Ephesians 5:17 NKJV Therefore do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is. If the Lord through the Apostle Paul is telling us to understand…

You Asked For It – Part 4

You Asked For It – Part 4 Question: How do I forgive someone when I don’t feel like I can? How many of us have ever been offended or hurt? Hurt by a friend? Hurt by a sibling? Hurt by a spouse? Hurt on your job? Hurt by some other family member? Hurt in church? How many of us have ever been the offender? Very often in talking about relationships, we talk about offenses, but we somehow seem to not…

The Holy Spirit – Part 1

The Holy Spirit – Part 1 2 Corinthians 13:14 NIV (14) May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Having close relationships with other people is only part of God’s plan for our lives.  He desires to be our most intimate friend.  WHO IS THE HOLY SPIRIT?  Ruwach – a wind, breath, a violent exhalation, blast of breath.  Genesis 1:2 NLT The earth was…

You Asked For It – Part 3

You Asked For It – Part 3 Question: How can I be a better parent? Maximum Parenting Parenting is one of the great joys of life. Parenting is not for squeamish or the faint of heart. In parenting there are no guarantees. Parenting has thrilling highs and extreme lows. Highs and Lows of Parenting  Highs –  “Adam made love to his wife Eve, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain. She said, “With the help of the LORD…

You Asked For It – Part 2

You Asked For It – Part 2 Question: Why does God allow tragedies such as the mass shooting in Las Vegas last week? Sometimes in times like this, we hear things like: Everything happens for a reason God is in control All things work together for good This is all part of God’s plan God needed another angel in Heaven So what is the truth? We have to go to the source of truth and that is God’s Word. What…

Bible Overview – Part 7

Bible Overview – Part 7 A special thanks to Bible.org for this Old Testament Survey. It can be found in its entirety here: https://bible.org/seriespage/introduction-old-testament-survey Also, content from Through the Bible Book by Book Volumes I and II by Myer Pearlman was used in this study. Introduction THE TITLE The common title for these twelve books of the English Bible is “minor prophets.” This title originated in Augustine’s time (late fourth century A.D.), but they are minor only in that they…

You Asked For It – Part 1

You Asked For It – Part 1 Question: I know the Bible says we will leave in the twinkle of an eye, but will we be aware of ourselves rising to meet Jesus in the air? You cannot ignore prophecy in the Bible because 1 in 3 scriptures in the Bible is prophecy. Just because people get prophecy wrong does not mean that we don’t need to give it the attention that we should. Bible prophecy can be greatly misunderstood…