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Standing in the Evil Day

The evil day may be upon us, but I am not a pessimist.

Text: Ephesians 6:13
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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How Can I Be Filled With the Holy Spirit?

If we live another day without the Holy Spirit’s control in our lives, we have only ourselves to blame. God has made himself fully available to us. Have we made ourselves fully available to him?

Text: Ephesians 5:18
Sermon Series: Experiencing God Today: Six Sermons on the Holy Spirit
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Knocking Holes in the Darkness

The world and the face of Christianity seems to be rapidly changing. What will not change is that Christians believe something stupendous that the world does not understand at all. We aren’t called to save the world. Only God can do that. But we are called to be lights in an increasingly dark world.

Text: Ephesians 5:8-14
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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Saints and Sinners

If you’re going to be a Christian, be one!

Text: Ephesians 5:1-7
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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Praying for Your Prodigal

The heart of the problem is the problem of the heart.

Text: Ephesians 1:18
Sermon Series: Standalone Messages
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Open My Eyes, Lord

God invites us to seek his face. He wants us to know him better. It’s not as if our Heavenly Father is hiding himself from us. But we can only have a close relationship with him if we will seek it in prayer.

Text: Ephesians 1:15-23
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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Something Big Is Happening Here

When we face hard times and when life makes no sense whatsoever, we need to stop and say to ourselves, “Something big is happening here.” God never wastes anything. Not even the tiniest tear falls without a purpose.

Text: Ephesians 3:10
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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Water, Wine, Wind, Fire

These four pictures of the Holy Spirit reveal different aspects of his ministry to us. We pray to know the Holy Spirit more deeply for he is Living Water, New Wine, Refreshing Wind, and Blazing Fire from Heaven.

Text: Four Pictures of the Holy Spirit
Sermon Series: What a Christian Believes
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What If

Jesus said, “My house shall be called a house of prayer.” Wouldn’t it be wonderful if that were true of your church? My church? Every church?

Text: Ephesians 6:18-20
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century
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How to Meet the Enemy

No believer is safe who faces Satan in his own strength. No believer is more secure than he who goes into battle wearing the whole armor of God.

Text: Ephesians 6:14-17
Sermon Series: Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century