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Sermon: Penalty for rejecting God’s great salvation

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Introduction

The 2nd chapter of Hebrews, apostle Paul’s epistle to Jews, warns them not to be ignorant of what they have heard. He urgently calls his readers to pay careful attention. Today 2000 years later I want to urge you to pay close attention to what you have heard me speaking in the past. Now the question is what have we heard?

Let us see,

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Sermon: Why the Pentecostal movement exploded?

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Text: Acts 2:1-4

Introduction

In a New Year’s Eve watch night service on December 31, 1900 a group of 40 Bible school students gathered in Topeka, Kansas to pray for God to fill them with the Holy Spirit as He did in the book of Acts. Dissatisfied with the powerless Christianity they had seen, they had concluded that there was no reason that God would not fill believers today in the same way He had done in the first century.

They were not disappointed; shortly after midnight on January 1, 1901 Agnes Ozman became the first person in the 20th century to be filled with the Holy Spirit and speak in tongues. Today, Pentecostalism has swept the globe and is the largest branch of Protestantism in the world. Why?

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Sermon: The key to greatness

Note: This sermon was updated on 07th February 2011

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Introduction

A. In the heart of every man and woman there’s a desire for greatness.

B. The dictionary defines the term “greatness” as “of high rank, official position, or social standing. Ex: a great noble.”

B. The world’s criteria for measuring greatness: title, wealth, skills, intellect, achievements etc.

C. Unfortunately this is how some Christians measure greatness.

D. The Bible has a different criteria called “The mind or the attitude of Christ”

E. This is the key to greatness in God’s kingdom.

E. In today’s sermon lets find out more about the Christ like mind.

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Sermon: Why life is incomplete without Jesus?

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Introduction

  • Today people wonder what the real meaning of life is.
  • To them life is nothing but a one big Jigsaw puzzle.
  • Every piece fits together but still there is a one missing piece.
  • Nothing seems to be fitting into that empty space.
  • The big picture called life is not complete until he finds the missing piece.

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Sermon: Why should I believe the Bible?

Why should I believe the Bible?

Introduction

This message is among the 10 most important messages I have ever preached; yet, I do not recall ever having preached this. I have relegated it to the classroom and lecture hall, but I have never elevated it to the pulpit.

Yet, I believe this truth needs to be trumpeted from the highest housetop, to everyone who will hear. Some here do not actually believe that the Bible is flawless, and that it is God’s revelation of Himself to us.

I challenge you to get this tape and listen to it until it sinks into your spirit. Then, give it to that friend who does not believe the Bible. Today, I want to give you four reasons why I believe the Bible, and a lot of supporting rationale.

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