Sermons by Pastor Alan Kinder (Page 10)
Worship has been defined any number of ways in the past. I like the definition of worship that states it is being preoccupied with God. In other words, the rest of the world just doesn’t come into the picture when we enter into worship of Almighty God. The question is, how do we get there?
Faith is a concept in Christianity that is central to the entire belief system.; Without faith, it is impossible to please God. Our faith is meant to be active, and in this message we will look at how God’s love ought to impact our faith.
Salvation can be an easily misunderstood word. It has been appropriated by Christians, and as a result it may not mean the same to Christians as it does who are not part of the Christian community. Simply defined salvation is deliverance from something bigger than you can handle…
When you’re following a large, enthusiastic crowd it is easy to make bold declarations. The real question is what declaration will you make when you are challenged?
We have received forgiveness, reconciliation, a second chance and now we see that we have also received a message. After all, what good would an ambassador be if they didn’t have a message?
Many people in this life wish they could have a second chance. They regret past decisions and wish they could change them. Well, we can’t go back and change the past, but we can make a new beginning!
Here’s a concept we need to truly understand; God desires to be our friend!
When most people think of holidays involving giving and receiving gifts, they think of Christmas. However, the greatest gifts were actually given at Easter; one of the biggest and best gifts man has ever received is forgiveness.
Believer, follower, or disciple; how we describe ourselves is important. The right answer seems to be that we are to be all of these; with the goal of becoming mature. That’s right, we are called to grow up, spiritually speaking, into mature believers, followers, and disciples so that we can work toward accomplishing the mission we are called to be engaged with–making disciples.
Being a disciple of Jesus Christ requires us to become a zealous learner and a committed worker for His kingdom. There is no other way to become a disciple…and since disciples are all that Jesus commanded us to make… Due to technical difficulties, there was no video recording this week.