Sermon Library (Page 10)

Sermon Library (Page 10)

The Furnace You Face

I’m not big fan of problems or inconveniences. Life holds enough challenge without contrary forces messing with my MoJo. Today we encounter the famous account of the “Three Men in the Fiery Furnace”. Here we find some people in the midst of trouble without deserving it – besides just standing up for what they believed. This is a great place to find Bible-ground…

He Reveals Truth

This is so obvious it seems lame to say it… BUT… the Bible teaches God knows everything.  And it just such simple points that we must not gloss over. Jesus said that “you must enter the kingdom as a child” to remind us to strip ourselves of adult pretense and the tendency to gloss over things we “already know” at the expense of stopping to linger on important…

What God Does for Us

The first difficulty to present itself when considering What God does for Us is to agree we are the ones gathering evidence. When we seek answers about God’s intentions and interactions with us, we must keep in mind the answers come filtered through our own capacities,  bias, spiritual worldview, and intensity of vigor.  It is here where honest examiners face…

Mother’s Day 2017

So like, just what is it with Mother’s love?  You watch an athletic event and the camera sweeps the stadium full of rabid, cheering fans when suddenly the camera zooms, the person realizes they are on, and what do they shout?  “Hi Dad?”  No. Never. They shout “Hi Mom!”  What a deep and lasting thing this is. However in our little Communities…

Play Angry about Guilt

The call to Play Angry stems from the idea that Believers often live unintentional about seeking Bible ground to deal with life. Instead we are apt to accept a passive (almost suffering) position in our difficulties and live without zeal or zest; accepting with mute resistance (as Mr. Shakespeare puts it)  “the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune.”  Well…

Play Angry about Pride and Vanity

The call to Play Angry stems from the idea that Believers often live unintentional about seeking Bible ground to deal with life. At Restart church we are not going to live like that anymore. We are going to focus ourselves and Play Angry. We are going to use spiritual strength to meet and overwhelm the (already defeated in Christ) enemy on the battleground of our mind,…

Play Angry about Anger

The instructional series called Play Angry is rooted in the firm belief that Believers must learn to focus their maximum willpower in everything they do.  Instead, what happens is just the opposite. We wax and wane in our spiritual attentions and enthusiasms. We timidly accept the grip of monotony; throwing away precious minutes in the dull fog of routine and powerless…

Play Angry about Laziness

The call to Play Angry stems from the idea that Believers often live unintentional about seeking Bible ground to deal with life. At Restart church we are not going to live like that anymore; even if it means facing ourselves with some ugly truths. We are going to use spiritual strength to meet and overwhelm the (already defeated in Christ) enemy on the battleground of our…

Three Days in the Belly of a Whale

In principio creavit Deus caelum et terram. Propterea sicut per unum hominem in hunc mundum peccatum intravit et per peccatum mors et ita in omnes homines mors pertransiit in quo omnes peccaverunt. Sic enim dilexit Deus mundum ut Filium suum unigenitum daret ut omnis qui credit in eum non pereat sed habeat vitam aeternam. Quoting Scripture Omnes enim peccaverunt et egent…

The Whole Armor of God (Text Only)

In principio creavit Deus caelum et terram. Propterea sicut per unum hominem in hunc mundum peccatum intravit et per peccatum mors et ita in omnes homines mors pertransiit in quo omnes peccaverunt. Sic enim dilexit Deus mundum ut Filium suum unigenitum daret ut omnis qui credit in eum non pereat sed habeat vitam aeternam. Quoting Scripture Omnes enim peccaverunt et egent…
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