Sermon notes: Daniel in the Den of Lions

Sermon notes: Daniel in the Den of Lions


In today’s sermon, I want to consider yet another famous passage in the Bible. It is none other than the 6th chapter of the Book of Daniel or better known as the chapter in which he was thrown into the Den of Lions. This passage has five important Christian principles for us tonight.  

Sermon Notes: Doubts and how to eliminate Them?

Sermon notes: Doubts and how to eliminate them?


The name Charles Bradley Templeton (1915-2001) might not ring a bell to some of us but all of us are familiar with the International Christian Movement known as “Youth for Christ.” Templeton was its co-founder. According to The Christian Post–in the year 1957,  after a struggle with doubts, Templeton rejected Christianity and became an atheist.

Sermon: Three things a Disciple of Christ must Renounce

Sermon: Three ingredients of Discipleship and the price we pay for being genuine disciples of Christ.


Christians love Chris Gayle for he talks about God, both in the field and at home. Unfortunately, however, he leads a questionable lifestyle that doesn’t fit the Bible-believing Christians. Then there’s Tatenda Taibu, the Zimbabwe wicketkeeper-batsman, who gave up Cricket, to work for the church. Taibu played 28 Tests and 150 ODIs for Zimbabwe and has quit aged only 29, usually a cricketer’s prime.

Sermon: How to discern God’s will? – Part I

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Sermon: How to discern God’s will?
Photo of a Compass for Sermon Outline: How to discern God's Will


History speaks of a Bishop, who is said to have proclaimed that heavier-than-air human flight wasn’t possible because it contradicted God’s will. His name was Milton Wright and he was the father of Orville and Wilbur Wright. Apparently, his understanding of God’s will was seriously flawed!

Sermon: A Samaritan Woman’s Encounter with Jesus

Sermon: The Samaritan Woman and her encounter with Jesus


Many years ago a young man who sought supernatural intervention for his problems, walked into a Hindu Temple, hoping to receive the favor of the gods that the temple was dedicated for. While he was there he heard an audible voice, which said: “You have come to the wrong place.” He realized this is indeed the Lord Jesus speaking to him. Talk about an encounter! He immediately left that temple and a few days later joined a church in his neighborhood. Long story short, he dedicated his life to service to God and led many people to Christ.

Sermon: Lessons from Mary and Martha

Jesus at the home of Mary and Martha by Robert Leinweber


Edwin Bliss once said, “The pursuit of excellence is gratifying and healthy. The pursuit of perfection is frustrating, neurotic, and a terrible waste of time.”

Interestingly Jesus taught the same principle as far as 2ooo years ago when he visited Mary and Martha in Luke 10:38-42 the basis for this sermon. These sisters have three important lessons for us.

Introducing The Preaching Platform

Rev. Palitha Jayasooriya
Rev. Palitha Jayasooriya

It’s been only 22 days since Pastor Palitha Jayasooriya launched The Preaching Platform and already people have began writing to him to say how blessed they are by his sermons. Just in case you still haven’t visited his blog I want to urge you to do so right now and read God’s Word. Who knows? This might be your hour of miracle. You can start with the sermon “A God who never deserts us

Five Christian responses to the Supreme Court’s decision on Gay Marriage

Five Christian responses to the Supreme Court’s decision on Gay marriage

The US Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage nationwide triggered mixed responses from Christian Communities across the country. When I read the various responses on the web I thought, “What will I do if this happened in my country?” Given below are 5 thoughts.

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