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Strength for the Journey

In this message Pastor Ray reminds us everything we believe rests on the sovereignty of God. Salvation starts with God, not with us. Because he has chosen us, we can stand firm amid the trials of life. By standing firm we prove to ourselves and to the watching world what we truly believe.

Text: 2 Thessalonians 2:13-17
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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Praying for Your Prodigal

When you pray for a loved one who seems hardened against the Lord, pray that the eyes of their heart might be opened so that the light of God can come flooding in. And if that seems hopeless, at least it puts the hopeless case at God’s doorstep, which is where it belongs.

Text: Ephesians 1:18
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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When God Prays for You

With this message we come to the final installment in the series called Adventures in Prayer. When we started I […]

Text: Romans 8:26-27
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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Praying for the Lost

“Prayer is the lifeline of New Testament evangelism, the oxygen for its holy fire. The New Testament was born in […]

Text: I Timothy 2:1-6
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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Praying For the Sick

When we pray for the sick, we are doing the work of Jesus in the world.

Text: James 5:13-16
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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A Friend in High Places

If you were raised in Chicago, you no doubt recognize the name of Mike Royko. For over 30 years he […]

Text: Hebrews 4:14-16
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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“In Jesus’ Name, Amen”

“And I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Son may bring glory to the Father. […]

Text: John 14:13-14
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer
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Mountain-Moving Prayer

“Have faith in God,” Jesus answered. “I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, ‘Go, throw yourself […]

Text: Mark 11:22-24
Sermon Series: Adventures in Prayer