Sermons

Sermons

LivingOnPurpose

FORMED FOR HIS FAMILY

Handout It is very common for businesses and organizations to have a written mission statement. The purpose of such statements is to reveal the purpose of that particular entity. A purpose statement gives direction. A purpose statement establishes objectives. A purpose statement indicates a reason for existence. God has revealed His purpose for His people in His proclaimed will. This series of lessons will explore God’s stated purposes for His people so that our lives will be lived on purpose.…
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Rebekah: The Overlooked Woman

Handout When you think about important women in the Bible, I doubt you usually think about Rebekah. Many preachers and commentators traditionally view Rebekah in a negative light. She tends to be described as deceitful, selfish, and manipulative. But is that a fair summation of the character of Rebekah? We have to remember that Rebekah was chosen by God to be Isaac’s wife. So, maybe it’s possible that we have overlooked something about Rebekah that God saw. In this lesson,…
LivingOnPurpose

SAVED FOR HIS SERVICE

Handout It is very common for businesses and organizations to have a written mission statement. The purpose of such statements is to reveal the purpose of that particular entity. A purpose statement gives direction. A purpose statement establishes objectives. A purpose statement indicates a reason for existence. God has revealed His purpose for His people in His proclaimed will. This series of lessons will explore God’s stated purposes for His people so that our lives will be lived on purpose.…
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WHEN EXILE ENDS

Handout Recent decisions made at both the federal and state level indicate that the end of social distancing may be on the horizon, and, with that possibility, we need to consider what spiritual preparations we need to make for our return from exile. In today’s lesson, we’re going to examine the experience of the Jewish exiles who returned to Jerusalem following the Babylonian captivity, and we’re going to notice some mistakes they made in an effort to prevent ourselves from…
LivingOnPurpose

MADE FOR HIS MISSION

Handout It is very common for businesses and organizations to have a written mission statement. The purpose of such statements is to reveal the purpose of that particular entity. A purpose statement gives direction. A purpose statement establishes objectives. A purpose statement indicates a reason for existence. God has revealed His purpose for His people in His proclaimed will. This series of lessons will explore God’s stated purposes for His people so that our lives will be lived on purpose.…