Sermon Archive (Page 6)

Sermon Archive (Page 6)

Unlikely Callings from God 1 Samuel 16:1-13

BibleGateway 1 Samuel 16:1-13 1 Samuel 16:1-13New International Version (NIV) Samuel Anoints David 16 The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way; I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem. I have chosen one of his sons to be king.” 2 But Samuel said, “How can I go? If…

Sharing the True Gospel – Acts 5:33-42

BibleGateway Acts 5:33-42 Acts 5:33-42New International Version (NIV) 33 When they heard this, they were furious and wanted to put them to death. 34 But a Pharisee named Gamaliel, a teacher of the law, who was honored by all the people, stood up in the Sanhedrin and ordered that the men be put outside for a little while. 35 Then he addressed the Sanhedrin: “Men of Israel,…

Marks of a Hypocrite – Acts 5:1-11

BibleGateway Acts 5:1-11 Acts 5:1-11 New International Version (NIV) Ananias and Sapphira 5 Now a man named Ananias, together with his wife Sapphira, also sold a piece of property. 2 With his wife’s full knowledge he kept back part of the money for himself, but brought the rest and put it at the apostles’ feet. 3 Then Peter said, “Ananias, how is it that Satan has so…

Hannah: A Model for Parents 1 Samuel 1:9-28

BibleGateway 1 Samuel 1:9-28 1 Samuel 1:9-28New International Version (NIV) 9 Once when they had finished eating and drinking in Shiloh, Hannah stood up. Now Eli the priest was sitting on his chair by the doorpost of the Lord’s house. 10 In her deep anguish Hannah prayed to the Lord, weeping bitterly. 11 And she made a vow, saying, “Lord Almighty, if you will only look on…

Focused on Christ – Acts 4:32-35

BibleGateway Acts 4:32-35 Acts 4:32-35 New International Version (NIV) The Believers Share Their Possessions 32 All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of their possessions was their own, but they shared everything they had. 33 With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus. And God’s grace was so…

How to Pray Matthew 6:5-13

BibleGateway Matthew 6:5-13 Matthew 6:5-13 New International Version (NIV) Prayer 5 “And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by others. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full. 6 But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who…

Focused on Christ Acts 4:32-35

BibleGateway Acts 4:32-35 Acts 4:32-35New International Version (NIV) The Believers Share Their Possessions 32 All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of their possessions was their own, but they shared everything they had. 33 With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus. And God’s grace was so…

How to Point People to Jesus Acts 4:1-22

BibleGateway Acts 4:1-22 Acts 4:1-22New International Version (NIV) Peter and John Before the Sanhedrin 4 The priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to Peter and John while they were speaking to the people. 2 They were greatly disturbed because the apostles were teaching the people, proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection of the dead. 3 They…

Reconciled to God Acts 3:11-26

BibleGateway Acts 3:11-26 Acts 3:11-26 New International Version (NIV) Peter Speaks to the Onlookers 11 While the man held on to Peter and John, all the people were astonished and came running to them in the place called Solomon’s Colonnade. 12 When Peter saw this, he said to them: “Fellow Israelites, why does this surprise you? Why do you stare at us as if by our own…

Leading People to Jesus Acts 3:1-10

BibleGateway Acts 3:1-10 Acts 3:1-10New International Version (NIV) Peter Heals a Lame Beggar 3 One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the time of prayer—at three in the afternoon. 2 Now a man who was lame from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple courts. 3 When he…