by David Cawston
Introduction: I discovered something the other day in my own life. Illus. Business proposition * My heart said Lord I want your will! * My soul said Lord I want to help this brother out and after all you might have just brought this my way for my benefit! * My mind said this is a good deal! The
God, Jilted by Multitudes!
by Jesse Hendley
We hear a lot about ''God's Love For Us.'' Many people talk about God's Love, and it is good that we do, if we understand what that Love means in the light of the cross. But I would like to remind you, friends, of the other side of the coin, and that is, ''Our Love to God.'' What Jesus Taught
Planned for God's Pleasure (1 of 6)
by Johnny Hunt
My first purpose in life is to WORSHIP GOD. 1. Worship is my response to God's love 2. Worship is giving back to God I. WORSHIP IS FOCUSING MY ATTENTION ON GOD. Ps 139:1-3 (NKJV), ''O LORD, You have searched me and known me. You know my sitting down and my
Three Keys to a Godward Home (3 of 35)
by John Barnett
A Godward home is a peaceful home, thus we have the key to enjoying Life and Homeschooling! Loving God supremely, that was perhaps the greatest mandate God's Word has ever given to us as believers. In Matthew 22:37-39 Jesus said to him, '' 'You shall love the Lord your God with all
By Embracing the Cross (4 of 8)
by Stan Coffey
If you have your Bible, I am going to invite your attention to two passages in Matthew, Matthew 22 and Matthew 28. They are also located on your bulletin. If you look on your bulletin, there is an outline like this, and it will help you to follow the Scripture verses today, as well as, follow the
The First Commandment (4 of 5)
by Ken Trivette
1. Someone has said, ''The most lonely place in the world is the human heart when love is absent.'' The absence of love in our hearts was often an issue that the Lord Jesus condemned, whereas, the presence of love in our hearts was commended by our Lord. 2. Our Lord
The Power of Kindness (1 of 4)
by Kerry Shook
What matters in life is do you have a love relationship with God that expresses itself by loving others? That's it. Folks, do you know what that is? That's kindness. It says in 1 Cor. 13:4 that ''Love is kind.'' Kindness is love in action. I hope you will write that down in your notes because
A Personal Relationship with God? (1 of 10)
by Larry Osborne
LIFE'S MOST IMPORTANT RELATIONSHIP Matthew 22:36-40/ Romans 8:15 RELIGION OR RELATIONSHIP? What's the Difference? Luke 7:33-35 WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO HAVE A GREAT ''RELATIONSHIP'' WITH GOD? A Starbucks Conversation 1. Don't try to put God first on
Falling in Love with God (2 of 15)
by Rick Ferguson
Series Verse: but grow in the grace and knowledge of our lord and savior Jesus Christ (2 peter 3:18). Can I ask you a simple, yet profound, personal question? - Do you love God? - Do you love God as much as you did when you first got saved? Have you ever asked yourself that
God Desires Relationship Not Religion (3 of 6)
by Terry J. Hallock
God has a dynamic design and divine desire for each of our lives. The burden on His perfect heart is to lift us out of the rut of the mundane and transport us on wings of eagles to a life we've never dreamed possible. His Word teaches us that we were made by Him and for Him. We were
The Great Commandment (9 of 52)
by Christopher Harbin
Jesus liked to tell stories. He made up stories about fictitious people that would capture the imagination of his audience, allow them to set aside some of their cultural notions, and grapple with reality from a new perspective. It was a tactic he often used to help people better understand God. It was also a way to force people to...
Envision: The Great Commandment (2 of 4)
by James Merritt
Envision. Envision a church after god's own heart. Envision a follower of Christ hitting on all eight-cylinders, being everything that god wants him to be, doing everything that god wants him to do, living a life of such passion, such power and such purpose that the people that he or she meets, where they live, where they work, and where they...
The Greatest Commandment of All!
by Marvin D. Patterson
One day a lawyer told another lawyer friend that he had become a Sunday School teacher at his church.His astonished friend replied, "I bet you don't even know the Lord's Prayer," he fumed."Why everybody knows that," the other answered. "It's, Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep, if I should die before I...
Rediscovering The Great Commandment (2 Of 4)
by Fenton Moorhead
There is an outline for you to follow, if that helps you. When I was 20 years old, and my bride to be, my wife, was 18, I was a sophomore in college, she was a freshman, we were to get married that May, and so it meant that she would go back home from Clinton, Mississippi to Miami, Florida, where we both grew up, and...
The Great Commandment
by Nelson Price