Sermons on John
Part of living in God’s presence is talking to God. In John 17, Jesus gives us insight into the relationship that He has with the father and shows us how we can talk to God through PRAYER.
How do we live life in Gods presence. We need to know that God speaks, we need Gods word more than food and Gods word is precious. Actively put yourself in Jesus path, by reading THE WORD.
“Where there is no vision, the people perish” God, desiring to be near His creation met them in the Holiest of the Holy place in temple. That temple took different forms over time and today, God resides in us. We are the temple of God.
Elisha sees the hills full of God’s army. There is much more going on in reality than we suspect. What if we lived our lives with this in mind. God give us sight.
The time of Elijah was very different than now, but humans are not so different. We need to know who God is and who we are. Ask God to help us identify our idols and take them to task.
We all have a powerful tool for the Kingdom of God. Your testimony! Today we look at a history changing statement from Paul on trail. He tells kings that Christianity is true and rational, and prayed that all who hear him might become just like him, except for the chains. Your statement can be just as powerful.
Acts 6:8-15Acts 7:1-3Acts 7:51-60Acts 8:1-3John 11:25-26 3 Lessons from the life and death of Stephen It’s important to know your place in God’s big story Faith in Jesus prepares us to handle trouble well God brings good out of bad
John 17:22-23Acts 6:1-7Ephesians 4:3
John 21:1-14Luke 22:31-34Luke 22:54-62John 21:15-19
John 20:19-31 Jesus calls for belief, but he is gracious with doubters. The opposite of faith is not doubt. It is pride. Our doubts are resolved not by having all of our questions answered, but from being with Jesus.
Matthew 7:24-27Psalm 1:1-4John 15:1-11
John 14:1-3Romans 8:18-25Colossians 3:1-4 Heaven gives us perspective about any troubles we may face today Heaven helps us think correctly about our time and possessions Heaven helps us to have our focus in the right place