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SERMONS & MEDIA ON SPIRITUAL GROWTH

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SPIRITUAL GROWTH SERMON OUTLINES

by Dr. Ed Young

I've been on vacation these weeks. I haven't preached in so long, I told one of my boys that I may preach like Paul. And sometime he just preached all night. My son said, ''Yeah, but one fellow went to sleep in the window and fell out of the window and was killed.'' I said, ''Yeah, but Paul went out and raised him from the dead and put him back in the window and kept on preaching.'' My son said, ''When you can do...

by William Wyne

There is this fruit called Jack Fruit, this fruit produces the largest vegetation on the planet. These botanist and chemist take the best soil they can find and they put nutrients in that soil, and then plant the seed of what they want. Of course they water the soil constantly, and insure at...

by Rick Ferguson

Question: Have you noticed that our greatest spiritual lessons are learned through episodes of pain, suffering, and adversity? Question: Have you noticed that real spiritual growth and character development does not happen during times of prosperity and comfort? They occur rather during times of intense pain and suffering. Ex: If I could go back and…

by Rick White

Introduction: I suppose you can blame it on my demented sense of humor but I have always enjoyed articles that take a back door approach to instruction. You know the kind of articles that I'm talking about, How To Ruin A Round of Golf. That gets your attention. The author then offers some helpful hints. For example, to ruin a round of golf…

by Ron Dunn

The book of Acts is similar to the first two chapters of Genesis in one way. The first two chapters of Genesis reveal to us what God intended the world should be like before sin entered. And the first few chapters of the book of Acts, I think, or most of the book of Acts, or most of the N.T. reveal to us what God intended the N.T. church to be like before it apostatized...

by Stan Coffey

Today I speak to you on "The Profile of a Spiritual Champion". What is a spiritual champion? What does a spiritual champion look like? Of course in II Timothy 4:7-8 we see a spiritual champion that has been there, one who has succeeded, one who has come to the end of his life and has always been a champion for Christ. The Apostle Paul, to me, is the man to whom…

by Jerry Branch

Harry Emerson Fosdick once said, "Now if God has left some things contingent on man's thinking and working, why may he not have left some things contingent on man's praying. The testimony of the great souls is a clear affirmative to this: some things never get are conceived without someone doing some thinking; some things never happen without someone…

by Randal Ross

And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins: (2) Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience: (3) Among whom also we all had our...

by Robert Walker

I was reading about a teenager named Hudson Taylor. One day, he had the afternoon off from school. And the whole house to himself. He decided to read something to pass the time. He found a pamphlet on his father’s desk that said, ‘‘It is Finished.’’ Wondering what it was about, he started reading it. And he realized that Christ had finished the work that needed to be done for our salvation when he died on the cross...

by Daniel Rodgers

Developing a Spiritual Mentality by Daniel Rodgers
1. In (vs.5), I want you to underscore the words, ''Giving all diligence, add to your faith...'' a. In (vv.5-7), Peter goes on to tell us the things we are to add to our faith. We are to add: ''virtue, knowledge, temperance, patience, godliness, brotherly kindness, and charity (love)...