The Virtual Preacher

Father’s day sermon – prerequisites for fatherhood

The godly father

Introduction

Micah 6:8 “He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?”

Today is Father’s Day. The greatest need in our society today is for fathers who will rise up and assume their God-given role of responsibility in the family. Our text gives basic responsibilities for manhood; but when a man becomes a father, those responsibilities are expanded. Let’s look: Click here to read the rest of, Father’s day sermon – prerequisites for fatherhood

The importance of depending on God in ministry

Depending on God

“Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are sending to inquire of Baal-Zebub, the God of Ekron!” 2 Kings 1:3

Depending on God VS. Self dependence

King Aahziah of Israel was sick and desperately seeking a solution for his problem. He believed in the philosophy that “the end justifies the means” in which what matters is getting the needs met, and how one does it is not important. So in his desperation he sent for the gods of Ekron and wrote his own death sentence.

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Intimacy: Key to hearing directly from God

Guest post by Fikayo Adeyemo

Intimacy: Key to hearing directly from God

Scripture: Luke 8:9-15

The desire of God in fellowshipping with His children includes speaking directly with them – in plain language. This is God’s perfect will. The knowledge of the mysteries of God are to be plainly declared to those who have entered into a personal relationship with Him, while those who reject the call of the gospel will have to make do with glimpses given in allegories and parables which shall not even be explained to them.

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Resources for Pentecost Sunday

Pentecost

Pentecost Sunday is around the corner (12th June) and I wanted to post a list of resources that were published here previously, in case you missed them.

  1. Sermon: Why do I need to be baptized by the Holy Spirit?
  2. Sermon: The anointing of God
  3. Sermon: Why the Pentecostal movement exploded?
  4. Sermon: breaking the curse of tradition (Ezekiel 37:2)
  5. Sermon: Why Holy Spirit baptism is important?
  6. PowerPoint sermon: Breaking the curse of tradition (Ezekiel 37:2)
  7. PowerPoint sermon: The amazing ministry of Peter and John (Acts 3:1-11)
  8. What does the Bible say about speaking in tongues? (Series)
  9. We want another Pentecost at any cost! (Article by Rev. Dr. Colton Wickramaratne)
  10. The four fold application of speaking in tongues (Article)
  11. The acts of the Holy Spirit in the Old Testament (Article)

The grace of God – Part 1

Grace

I am planning to preach about God’s grace and thought to write this blog post by putting together the material in my collection and thoughts that I am using to construct my message. So that a pool of information will be available to any other preacher who wants to preach on the same subject. Click here to read the rest of, The grace of God – Part 1