Sermons tagged with ‘Persistance’

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The Uses of Adversity


II Corinthians 1:9. There is nothing that causes more people to stumble in the matter of faith than the problem of suffering. “…man is born unto trouble (Job 5:7).” We may think that we would prefer a world without it. Heaven will be such a place, but on this side of glory you might want to […]

Live Passionately


Living a No-Regrets Life: Live Passionately. Mark 12:30 & Luke 5:18-20. Nothing great ever happens without passion. God wants you to love Him passionately and live life passionately. God created every one of us to be passionate people, but life tends to squeeze the passion right out of you. If you want to recapture your […]

Keys to Persistent Faith: Speaking Faith-Full Words


James 3:4.  Our words have tremendous impact upon our own destinies.  Our words are vital in bringing our dreams to pass.   It’s not enough to simply see it by faith or in your imagination, you must begin speaking words of faith over your dream.  We can’t speak words of defeat and failure and expect […]

Keys to Persistent Faith: Understanding How God Uses Disappointments


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 […]

Why God Sometimes Seems Far Away


1/24/10. (Video version is edited for the “O’ Worship the King” broadcast) Jeremiah 29:13. It’s ironic that we should have difficulty finding God because the essence of the gospel is God’s search for us. In this sermon Pastor Barry shares some possible reasons God may sometimes seem far away. [Special Music at the end by […]