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Why I Believe in a Last-Days Worldwide Awakening

If we are indeed living in the last days before the return of Christ, we should expect things to get better and worse at the same time. We should expect hard times and good times, increasing opposition and amazing open doors, trouble ahead and glorious gospel victories.

Sermon Series: World Missions
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I Will Pour Out My Spirit On All People

A few days ago I happened to see my son Mark intently reading a paperback book. When I asked him […]

Text: Joel 2:28-32; Acts 2:14-21
Sermon Series: Experiencing God Today: Six Sermons on the Holy Spirit
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A Tale of Two Men

“Brothers, I can tell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to […]

Text: Acts 2:24-32
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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The Incorruptible Christ

The first word is sometimes as important as the last word. Seven weeks had passed since the resurrection of Jesus. […]

Text: Acts 2:24
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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A Place to Belong

With this message I am beginning a four-part sermon series based on our 1999 theme: A Place to Belong. The […]

Text: Acts 2:41-47
Sermon Series: A Place to Belong
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Our Mutual Covenant

Down in Texas they say that football is a religion. But I ran across something the other day that made […]

Text: Acts 2:41-47
Sermon Series: Our Mutual Covenant
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THE P.U.I.H.

What does it mean to be a truly Pentecostal church? We are to be united, praying, Spirit-filled, gospel preaching and harvesting everywhere we go. May God help us, after 2000 years, to finally become like the church as it was in the beginning.

Text: Acts 2
Sermon Series: World Missions
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First Century Patterns For 21st-Century Churches

How closely should local churches follow the patterns of the New Testament? The answer is, as closely as possible, understanding that no one is 100% consistent and that outward forms will change over time. That means we need to focus on the key functions of the church, giving freedom to differ on how those functions are expressed.

Text: Various
Sermon Series: In Search of the Early Church
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Taking The Plunge

Of all the issues that divide Christians, none is more hotly debated than the issue of baptism. For centuries godly […]

Sermon Series: Critical Issues