Sermons on Mind Renewal

Identity & Relationships Part 4: A New Spiritual Species

Identity & Relationships Part 4: A New Spiritual Species Colossians 1:12-14 (NKJV) Giving thanks to the Father who has qualified us to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in the light. He has delivered us from the power of darkness and [has] conveyed us into the kingdom of the Son of His love, in whom we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins. God has, God has, God has, we have! The gospel is the good…

Identity & Relationships Part 3: Forming the Right Identity

Identity & Relationships Part 3: Forming the Right Identity 1 John 3:1-2 (NIV) See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are . . . . We are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. But we know that when Christ appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is. There are four…

Identity & Relationships Part 2: How Identity Builds

Identity & Relationships Part 2: How Identity Builds Psalm 8:4-6 (GNT) What are human beings, that you think of them; mere mortals, that you care for them? Yet you made them inferior only to Yourself; you crowned them with glory and honor. You appointed them rulers over everything you made; you placed them over all creation. God never intended for you to struggle or be defeated. He appointed you to rule and reign in life through the One, Jesus Christ.…

Ordained for Impact Part 4: Armed with Testimonies

Ordained for Impact Part 4: Armed with Testimonies Acts 1:8 (NIV) You will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. We’ve learned that God has strategically placed you in the lives of specific people who God has anointed you to impact. Build a personal relationship. Love them with God’s love. Share your personal story. Bring hope into their life. Give a personal invitation. Personally invite them to church. There…

Christ The Healer Part 6:
Healing – The Next Level

Christ The Healer Part 6: Healing – The Next Level How many have ever stood for healing and thought, “I just don’t have enough faith.” Or been caught in the vicious cycle of trying to get more faith? Or struggle receiving from God? Luke 8:43-44, 46 (VOICE) In the crowd was a woman. She had suffered from an incurable menstrual disorder for 12 years [and had spent her livelihood on doctors with no effect]. It had kept her miserable and…

The Beat of a Different Drum
Part 3: Marching To A Different Beat

The Beat of a Different Drum Part 3: Marching To A Different Beat Acts 13:22 (MSG) God removed Saul from office and put King David in his place, with this commendation: “I’ve searched the land and found this David, son of Jesse. He’s a man whose heart beats to my heart, a man who will do what I tell him.” 1 Samuel 17:8-46 (NET) Goliath stood and called to Israel’s troops . . . , “Choose for yourselves a man…

The Beat of a Different Drum
Part 2: The Heartbeat of God

The Beat of a Different Drum Part 2: The Heartbeat of God We’ve learned that the world beats to three main drums: The lust of the flesh – selfishness. The lust of the eyes – greed. The pride of life – godlessness. Less of God in our life John 13:23 (NKJV) Now there was leaning on Jesus’ bosom one of His disciples, whom Jesus loved. If you were leaning your head on God’s chest, what would you hear? What are…

The Beat of a Different Drum
Part 1: The World’s Beat

The Beat of a Different Drum PART 1: THE WORLD’S BEAT Christianity is not about what we can’t do. It is about what we can do with God in our lives. But you will never understand that until you start marching to a different beat. 1 John 2:15-17 (MSG) Don’t love the world’s ways. Don’t love the world’s goods. Love of the world squeezes out love for the Father. Practically everything that goes on in the world—wanting your own way,…

If My People Part 2: Humbling Ourselves

HUMBLING OURSELVES 2 Chronicles 7:14 (NLT) If my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land. If you humble self, I will hear. If you seek me, I will forgive. If you turn, I will restore. A big part of us humbling ourselves, seeking God, and turning away from sin is seeing…