Sermons from 2018 (Page 4)

Sermons from 2018 (Page 4)

Selfless Part 4: Grateful In The Grind

Selfless Part 4: Grateful In The Grind Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. Most of us live our lives under the illusion that something around the corner matters more than what we are doing now. We find ourselves wishing our current season away, waiting for the next season to come. But around every corner is…

Selfless Part 3: Extravagant In Generosity

Selfless Part 3: Extravagant In Generosity Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. EXTRAVAGANT IN GENEROSITY Psalm 37:21 (NLT) The wicked borrow and never repay, but the godly are generous givers. . . . the godly show compassion and are generous. – NET Compassion is the reason the godly are generous. Compassion is the byproduct of…

Selfless Part 2: Faithful In Service

Selfless Part 2: Faithful In Service Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. If someone were to describe you with the word “ALWAYS” what would they say? Did you know 54% of teens aspire to be a celebrity? They are learning to self-promote so they can be discovered. They want to be the G.O.A.T (Greatest Of…

Selfless Part 1: Bold in Witness

Selfless Part 1: Bold in Witness SELFISH TO SELFLESS Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. Selfishness is the number one enemy of relationships. It is the number one cause of conflict. It is the reason the Church has lost it’s effectiveness. Today’s church is more about getting “my” needs met than it is about reaching…

Small Things Big Difference Part 5

Small Things Big Difference Part 5 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR CHARACTER—ATTITUDE Your attitude comes out of the core of your being. It represents your disposition, outlook, and determines the character you walk in. “Weakness of attitude becomes a weakness of character.” – Albert Einstein 1 Kings 11:11 (NIV) So the Lord said to Solomon, “Since this is your attitude and you have not kept my…

Small Things Big Difference Part 4

Small Things Big Difference Part 4 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR HABITS—OR DISCIPLINES Our habits are formed by what we repeated do. Disciple is training yourself to act in accordance with a set of standards. Some of us train ourselves to read our Bible, pray, budget, etc. Some of us train ourselves to sleep in, play video games, eat, etc. Discipline is simply choosing between what…

Small Things Big Difference Part 3

Small Things Big Difference Part 3 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR WORDS Proverbs 18:21 (NIV) The tongue has the power of life and death. Our words are either life-giving (LG) or life-taking (LT). If you want to change the life you have, you need to change the words you speak. James 3:3-5 (NLT) We can make a large horse go wherever we want by means of a…

Small Things Big Difference Part 2

Small Things Big Difference Part 2 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR THOUGHTS Your life will always move in the direction of your strongest thoughts. Proverbs 23:7 (NKJV) For as he thinks in his heart, so is he. If you think you can’t, you probably won’t. If you think you can, you probably will. If you dwell on problems, they will overwhelm you. If you look for…

Small Things Big Difference Part 1

WHAT IS YOUR ONE WORD It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. ISRAEL’S HISTORY 586 BC Jerusalem was taken and the temple was destroyed by Babylon. God’s people were in captivity. 536 BC Zerubbabel leads a small remnant back to rebuild Jerusalem and the temple. God’s people had hope. Zechariah 4:6 (NLT) It is not by force nor by strength, but by my Spirit, says the Lord of Heaven’s…