Sermons tagged with ‘Victorious Living’

17 of 14 items

Easter (2018) -The Accomplishments of the Resurrection

by

(Easter) – The Accomplishments of the Resurrection. John 20:26-29. Today we celebrate history’s brightest moment. The tomb is empty. Jesus is alive, but throughout history there have been a variety of attempts by skeptics to explain away the resurrection. Jesus actually made ten different appearances after His resurrection. In one of them He was seen […]

Learn Humbly

by

Living a No-Regrets Life: Learn Humbly. 2 Corinthians 12:9.  People who face the end of their lives have a remarkable humility. They must depend on others. They are no longer self-sufficient or proud. Do you ever feel powerless in life? We have God’s power to help us in our lives, but so much of the […]

Living Life to the Fullest

by

John 10:10b.  As a pastor for 40 years I have had the privilege to minister to many people in the last days of their lives. I’ve noticed some common characteristics. When they knew they only had a few months or weeks to live they had an amazing clarity about how they would spend their time. […]

Living a God Pleasing Life: Conclusion

by

Living a God Pleasing Life Sermon Series What makes God happy?  The Bible says that, “God rewards those who diligently seek him.” Hebrews 11:6. What does it mean to “diligently seek Him” and are there ways that we can do that, that are more effective than others? What many Christians sadly misunderstand is that God isn’t into […]

Keys to Persistent Faith: Abiding in Christ

by

John 15:1-17.  Someone has said, “Prayer is the arm that moves the hand of God.”  That may be true, but you don’t move the hand of God unless you’ve held it for a while.  Holding God’s had for a while is abiding in Christ.  Pastor Barry shares three benefits that come into our lives when […]

Keys to Persistent Faith: Understanding How God Uses Disappointments

by

Galatians 6:9. When we stop dreaming something within us dies, that’s why it’s so important to keep the faith. Don’t give up on your marriage! Don’t give up on your….job, kids, church, Lord. Dare to keep believing. One of the keys to persistent faith is in understanding there are specific, observable patterns in the way God […]

Pentecost: Precepts Plus Power

by

Acts 2:1-4. Religion is bad news.  With religion you get instructions but you don’t get power.  Have you ever tried to do what Jesus says we’re supposed to do in the Sermon on the Mount? It’s precepts are beautiful. It’s ideals are noble. But who in this world can live by it?  Jesus knew that […]