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Three Questions for Christmas

Today as yesterday and tomorrow as today, Jesus is the answer to the deepest questions of life.

Text: Revelation 1:5
Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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Why We Never Give Up

You do the figuring. Which is greater? Your sorrows or the vast and immeasurable promises of God, made in his Word, guaranteed by the Spirit, and purchased for us in the death and resurrection of our Lord?

Text: 2 Corinthians 4:16-18
Sermon Series: Never Give Up! (2 Corinthians)
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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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Bad Manners at the Dinner Table

We need an infusion of God’s love to make us open in our friendships, open in our churches, and open on Sunday morning to new people who love the Lord but don’t fit our particular target group.

Text: Galatians 2:11-14
Sermon Series: Standalone Messages
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Living on a Spiritual Plateau–Part 1

Spiritual plateaus, like physical plateaus, are natural and normal and necessary. They are part of God’s “scenery” of the Christian life.

Text: 2 Corinthians 3:18
Sermon Series: Living on a Spiritual Plateau
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The God-Dependent Life

While living in this flesh, we face the same limitations as others do. We keep going because our confidence is on God, not in ourselves.

Text: 2 Corinthians 3:4-6
Sermon Series: Never Give Up! (2 Corinthians)
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Why Is Life So Hard?

Don’t waste your pain. Use it to grow closer to the Lord and to his people. Use it as a means to minister to others. Our personal ministry begins as we share with others what God has shared with us.

Text: 2 Corinthians 1:1-11
Sermon Series: Never Give Up! (2 Corinthians)
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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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Paid in Full

Here is the gospel truth. Jesus died. God is satisfied. When Jesus said, “It is finished,” he meant it. Will you believe it?

Text: John 19:30
Sermon Series: What a Christian Believes
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Singing Through the Lord’s Prayer

Listed below are hymns, gospel songs and choruses that correspond to the various parts of the Lord’s Prayer. I have found it helpful to sing my way through the Lord’s Prayer using these songs to focus my thoughts.

Text: Matthew 6:9-13
Sermon Series: And When You Pray: The Deeper Meaning of The Lord’s Prayer

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