64 New Year’s Day Sermons

December 25, 2023

Here are 64 sermons appropriate for the beginning of a new year. Some of them speak to faith, some to making a new beginning, some to the need for trust in God’s promises, some to contentment, and some to overcoming fear. Please feel free to use this material in any way that might be useful as you prepare sermons and Bible studies.

A New Start

Six Ways to Jumpstart Your Spiritual Life– new sermon

Why I Am Not a Pessimist

How God Does the Impossible– new sermon

Why We Keep Believing

Why We Never Give Up

Three Ways to Live for Christ in Hard Times-new sermon

You Can Stumble, But You Won’t Fall

Lord, Please Change Me

You Can Do More Than You Think– new sermon


Growing Faith

He’s in Charge… so Relax!

What Are You Living For?– new sermon

On the Victory Side

How to Get Started Right in the New Year

The Standing Orders of the Gospel

Will You Have a Happy New Year?

What We Owe the Past, What We Owe the Future


God’s Grace

What God Remembers That We Forget

Why God Prefers Losers

Knocked Down But Not Knocked Out

Four Cracked Pots

His Love Endures Forever


Doing God’s Will

Come Before Winter

When Nothing Goes Rightnew sermon

When You Need to Know, You’ll Know

How to Have Joy All Year Long

A Cup of Cold Water

Do You Know What Time It Is?


Hope for the Future

Good News for Unfinished People– new sermon

Are You Excited about Your Future?

But God is Faithful! – new sermon

Iron Shoes: God’s Promise for Every New Year

You Can Move Mountains – new sermon

Wanted: Confident Christians– new sermon

Faithful to Finish His Work in You


Three Things Not to Worry About Next Year

Overcoming Fear of the Future


Spiritual Growth

The Painful Truth About Spiritual Growthnew sermon

What is Your Life?– new sermon

Press On!

Let Us Fix Our Eyes on Jesus

Living on a Spiritual Plateau, Part 1

Living on a Spiritual Plateau, Part 2

Strength for the Journey

Think on These Things

A Friend in High Places



Christ and the Seasons of Life – new sermon

Grumblers Anonymous

Praise the Lord Anyhow! – new sermon

How to be Happy in Babylon

Are You Willing to Wait for God?

Everyday Christianity

Some Advice to the Discontented

Have a Blast While You Last

Daily Bread Living

Peace, Be Still! A Short Sermon from the Sea of Galilee


Letting Go of the Past

The Year of Good Riddance

What Christ Does With Failure


Dealing with Hard Times

Fear Not!

Why God Makes It Hard When It Ought to be Easy

Why is Life so Hard?

There is No Growth Without Struggle

Can God Set a Table in the Wilderness?

Living in Hard Times

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