Sermons by Pastor Alan Kinder (Page 3)

Sermons by Pastor Alan Kinder (Page 3)

The New Path

Whenever we embark on a journey that involves a change of direction, we need some guidance for the new, unexpected path. Thankfully, the Bible gives us that guidance. It’s as simple as becoming an imitator–of God…

A New Direction ~ Part II

How we speak, and how we relate to one another is more important than we may realize. What if our speech and our interactions had an impact on God, as well as an impact on those around us? Would it change the direction you’re heading?

A New Direction

The path that we God intends us to walk is a difficult one. It is a narrow, challenging path. It requires perseverance and dedication to living the way God desires His children to live. It requires us to walk in a completely new direction…

Changing Directions

One problem that every Christian faces is the issue of the “old self.” Our old self is the person we were, before coming to faith in Jesus. The problem with this old self is that we tend to put them back on, like a comfortable suit of clothes. We have been given a “new self” and God expects us to put this self on whenever and wherever we are.

The Old Path

We have been given a chance to change our path when we ask Jesus into our life. The problem is that we are constantly being tempted to go back to the old path…

The Journey of a Lifetime

Life is a journey–it has a beginning, middle and end. We all start with the same beginning, spiritually speaking. We get to choose the middle and end. So, what choice will you make?

Being the Church ~ Sufficient Grace

Self-sufficiency and self-reliance are things that we like to see in our friends and family. As parents, we raise our children to be self-sufficient and self-reliant. The problem with this approach is that it leads us to ignore God. We say that we believe in God’s grace for our salvation but then we live each day as if we no longer need His grace. What we need, in order to be the church that God wants us to be, is…

Being the Church ~ Obedient Warriors

Obedience is a topic we might avoid in the church. Oh, we want our children to be obedient–but we are hesitant to think about ourselves as being obedient. However, the Bible tells us that God prefers obedience to sacrifice. Even more importantly, since we are called to be warriors, we must become obedient warriors.