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PERFECT PERFECTION OF THE IMPERFECT

Hebrews 10:1-18 Most of us would agree with the statement, “Nobody’s perfect”. In this sermon, we will see that perfection is attainable even for the imperfect. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/perfect_perfection_of_the_imperfect.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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ARE YOU WASHED IN THE BLOOD OF THE LAMB

Hebrews 9:11-22 As the Hebrew stated in 9:22, blood is the cleansing agent necessary for the forgiveness of sins. But the questions we need to answer are why that works and how it works. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/are_you_washed_in_the_blood.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | … Continue reading

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I WANT TO BE WHERE YOU ARE

Hebrews 9:1-12; 23-28 What are you looking forward to in life? Where do you see yourself in the future? In chapter 9 of Hebrews, we get some insight as to how we should be answering those questions. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/i_want_to_be_where_you_are.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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NEW AND IMPROVED

Hebrews 8 In this sermon, we find out why the New Covenant under Christ is new and improved. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/new_and_improved.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A CHANGE FOR THE BETTER

Hebrews 7 Life is full of change. Some of those changes are good others not so much. As the writer of the Hebrew letter continues his argument against going back to the old way, he tells us why Jesus, as … Continue reading

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WE HAVE AN ANCHOR

Hebrews 6:13-20 The recipients of this letter are facing some very trying times and for these former followers of the Jewish faith the temptation was strong to give up on Jesus and return to the old ways. Hope is essential … Continue reading

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COMFORTABLY NUMB

Hebrews 5:11-6:12 The Hebrews who read this powerful little letter were reminded that they were needing someone to teach them God’s Word all over again because of their lack of maturity, their slowness to learn, and their unwillingness to push … Continue reading

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A GREAT HIGH PRIEST

Hebrews 4:14-5:10 The Hebrew writer now tells us that Jesus is a “great high priest”. In this sermon, we will see why that was important for the intended recipients of the letter and why it’s important to us today. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_great_high_priest.mp3Podcast: … Continue reading

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BREAK MY HEART

Hebrews 4:1-13 Since the beginning, it would seem that people have a had a serious heart condition.  Hearts that have been hardened toward God and what He has called us to do.  In this sermon, we will see that God … Continue reading

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WHAT WILL YOU DO WITH TODAY?

Hebrews 3:1-19; Psalm 95 In Hebrews three, we are faced with the challenge of asking ourselves daily, “What will I do with Today?” http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/what_will_you_do_with_today.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“WHAT IS MAN”

Hebrews 2:5-18 As the Hebrew writer made a case for Christ being fully God, he now goes on to make a case for His humanity. In this sermon, we see the reason for Christ’s humanity, as he gives us a … Continue reading

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WHY IT’S BETTER TO PAY ATTENTION

Hebrews 2:1-4 I believe we would all agree that it’s important to pay attention, but often times the tides of life get our attention and we wind up paying attention to the wrong things, in danger of drifting away. In … Continue reading

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JESUS IS SUPERIOR TO ANGELS

Hebrews 1:4-14 In the previous lesson, we learned that Jesus in a better messenger with a better message. In this sermon we take a look at angels and why Jesus is “superior to angels” and why that is important to … Continue reading

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GOOD, BETTER, BEST

Hebrews 1:1-3 This is the first in a series of sermons from the book of Hebrews where we will learn why Jesus is the best.   http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/good_better_best.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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PEOPLE NEEDING PEOPLE

2 Timothy 4:9-22 In a song by Barbara Streisand, she sang, “People, people who need people are the luckiest people in the world.” But the thing is that they are not the luckiest people in the world. They are everyone … Continue reading

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FINISHING STRONG

2 Timothy 4:1-8 As the apostle Paul’s life and his letter to Timothy come to an end, he leaves Timothy and the rest of us with this final message, to finish strong. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/finishing_strong.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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OVERCOMING DIFFICULT TIMES

2 Timothy 3:1-17 Chapter 3 of 2 Timothy begins with a declaration to Timothy that there will be difficult times ahead for those who will follow Jesus. In this sermon, we will find out how we can overcome these difficult … Continue reading

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OVERCOMING THE PITFALLS OF LIFE

2 Timothy 2:20-26 Life is full of pitfalls and in this sermon we will learn how to see and overcome the pitfalls of life. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/overcoming_the_pitfalls_of_life.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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OVERCOMING HOPELESSNESS

2 Timothy 2:14-19 In this sermon, we will discover how we can overcome hopelessness. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/overcoming_hopelessness.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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PASS IT ON

2 Timothy 2:1-14 All those who have been given the wonderful gift of salvation are called to share that good news. In this sermon, we will see what Paul says we need to help us pass it on. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/pass_it_on.mp3Podcast: Play … Continue reading

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“TO BOLDLY GO”

2 Timothy 1:1-14 As Paul comes to the end of his life here on earth, he writes this final letter to a dear friend and fellow preacher. He writes this letter to encourage Timothy not to be discouraged and to … Continue reading

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“I HEARD AN OLD, OLD STORY”

Matthew 28, 1 Corinthians 15 There is an old, old story that we have heard over and over again I can guarantee that in this sermon you will hear that story again. But here’s the deal. It is a story … Continue reading

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HOW TO SPEND THE REST OF YOUR LIFE

John 12:12-16 If you knew that you only had five days left here on earth, how would you spend those last five days? In this sermon, we will see how Jesus spent his last five days and what he has … Continue reading

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INVESTING IN THE FUTURE

1 Timothy 6 As Paul ends his letter to Timothy, we find him giving Timothy sound advice on how best to invest in the future. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/investing_in_the_future.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T

1 Timothy 5 In this sermon, we will be looking at another key ingredient necessary for Christ’s church to thrive and survive. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/respect.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“A GOOD SERVANT OF CHRIST JESUS”

1 Timothy 4:1-16 In this sermon, we will discover what it takes to be a “good servant of Christ Jesus.” http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_good_servant_of_Christ_Jesus.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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HAVE YOU SEEN JESUS MY LORD?

1 Timothy 3:1-16 1 Timothy 3 is one of the three places we look in the New Testament for the qualifications for elders and the only place that talks about deacons. Although the things Paul has to say about those … Continue reading

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LIVING PEACEFUL AND QUIET LIVES

1 Timothy 2:1-15 As Paul continues in his letter to instruct Timothy on what to instruct the church, his focus will be on how the church can live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/living_peaceful_and_quiet_lives.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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KEEPING THE SHIP AFLOAT

1 Timothy 1:1-20 In Paul’s letter of instruction to Titus, he gave him instructions on helping a new congregation “straighten out what was left unfinished.” In his letter of instruction to Timothy, it is to help him in dealing with … Continue reading

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KEEPING THE FOUNDATION FIRM

Titus 3:8-15 Jesus is the foundation of the church and a unified church fortifies that foundation. As Paul ends this letter of instruction, he instructs us on one of Satan’s greatest tools to divide God’s people and keep us from … Continue reading

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FROM BAD TO GOOD

Titus 3:1-8 As we have seen already in Paul’s letter, the people of Crete were of less than exemplary character. Yet, these were the very same people that made up the church in Crete. Not exactly the kind of people … Continue reading

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HOLDING IT ALL TOGETHER

Titus 2:11-15 In Paul’s letter to Titus, he has been instructing him on how to build a church that lasts. In this sermon we will learn what holds it all together. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/holding_it_all_together.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHAT’S IN YOUR CUP?

Titus 2:1-10 A couple of weeks ago I read a post on Facebook titled, “What’s in your cup.” If you are carrying a cup of coffee and someone bumps into you, you spill coffee everywhere. Had it been tea, you … Continue reading

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A FIRM FOUNDATION

Titus 1:1-16 This will be the first in a series of sermons from Paul’s letter to Titus. Titus was left on Crete to shore up the foundation of the church. To deal with the problems that he will talk about … Continue reading

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THE DISCIPLESHIP TEST

2 Corinthians 13:1-14 As we have seen throughout our study of this letter, Paul was going through a heart-breaking time in his relationship with the church in Corinth – a church he had founded and had ministered with for some … Continue reading

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“EVERYTHING I DO, I DO IT FOR YOU”

2 Corinthians 12:11-21 As we near the end of Paul’s letter, his defense against the “super-apostles” accusations takes an interesting turn. He makes an appeal to the church to stop and take a closer look at their relationship with one … Continue reading

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“I AM WEAK BUT THOU ART STRONG”

2 Corinthians 12:1-10 The world believes that power, and wealth, and position are all you need in this life. The world believes in the survival of the fittest – that the man with the most might and the most money … Continue reading

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THE ULTIMATE GIFT

John 1:9-14 God has offered the ultimate gift through His Son, our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, but it has to be your choice to accept God’s gift. And you have to accept that gift on God’s terms – not … Continue reading

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I NEED THEE

2 Corinthians 11:16-33 In this next section of scripture, Paul continues his response to those who have been challenging his apostleship and have inserted themselves into positions of leadership in the church. In this sermon we will be learning what … Continue reading

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“SINCERE AND PURE DEVOTION TO CHRIST”

2 Corinthians 11:1-15 Now when I was a child I thought Satan was some scary dude running around in red tights and horns. But seriously … would you really buy anything from someone who looked like that? Of course you … Continue reading

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HOW CAN I BE SURE?

2 Corinthians 10:1-18 As we have seen, much of 2 Corinthians is Paul responding to his critics. And in these last chapters, the apostle will do his best to answer those critics. I have always believed that Paul was a … Continue reading

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AN ACT OF GRACE

2 Corinthians 8 and 9 Chapters 8 and 9 of 2 Corinthians contain Paul’s discourse on giving. There are phrases in these chapters that are quoted often before the weekly collection is made. Although these phrases are familiar and true, … Continue reading

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TURNING THINGS AROUND

2 Corinthians 7:2-16 If you have ever said to yourself, “If only I had known, I would have…” or “If I could do that over again, I would…”, then join the club because we’ve all asked ourselves those questions. When … Continue reading

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“PERFECTING HOLINESS”

2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1 As the apostle continues in his letter to the church in Corinth, we are confronted with one to the biggest challenges Christians face. How do we maintain our holiness in an unholy world? How do we live … Continue reading

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THE REAL DEAL

2 Corinthians 6:1-13 I am looking forward to election day because then the political ads will stop. We have been bombarded with political ads from every angle; television, radio, the internet and even as text messages. The biggest problem is … Continue reading

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“JUST NOW”

2 Corinthians 5:11-6:2 In 2005 I was on a mission trip in Guiana. While there we had a driver with a van who would transport us from place to place. If he was to drive us somewhere and we asked … Continue reading

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“WHEN WE ALL GET TO HEAVEN”

2 Corinthians 5:1-10 Let me ask you this question: Do you really want to go to heaven? If God were to pull a bus up to your front door right now, and allow you to board the bus for heaven, … Continue reading

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NEVER GIVE UP

2 Corinthians 4:1-18 Vince Lombardi was once quoted as saying, “It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get back up.” But let’s face it, after you have been knocked down over and over again, you can reach … Continue reading

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REFLECTING THE GLORY OF GOD

2 Corinthians 3:7-18 In this next section of Paul’s letter to the church in Corinth, we see the word “glory” used throughout these verses. Understanding what that glory is and how it plays out in the life of each of … Continue reading

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“MINISTERS OF A NEW COVENANT”

2 Corinthians 2:12-3:6 In this sermon, we will be looking for some insight from the Apostle Paul on what it is to be  “ministers of a new covenant”. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/minister_of_a_new_covenant.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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OUTWITTING SATAN

2 Corinthians 1:12-2:11 We all know that God is at work in the world and that Satan is busy trying to destroy and work against everything that God is doing. In this sermon, we will see what it is we … Continue reading

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RESCUE 911

2 Corinthians 1:1-11 Sermon Summary: Life may be filled with all kinds of trouble but help is always there if we’ll only make the call. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/rescue_911.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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MINISTERS/SERVANTS/CO-WORKERS

Colossians 4:7-18 As Paul ends his letter to the church in Colossae, he mentions 10 individuals that where his fellow ministers/servants/co-workers. As a matter of fact, in Paul’s letters, he mentions over 100 individuals who worked alongside him, encouraged him … Continue reading

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PRAYER REQUESTS

Colossians 4:2-6 If your congregation is like ours, there are prayer requests made on Sunday mornings as well as those listed in the bulletin. You may have a prayer chain going out during the week by phone or email as … Continue reading

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BUILDING STRONG RELATIONSHIPS

Colossians 3:18-4:1 In chapter 3, Paul has been stressing the importance of relationships. He has described those things that destroy relationships as well as those things that can make a relationship stronger. In verses 3:18- 4:1, he now moves on … Continue reading

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“SET YOUR HEARTS ON THINGS ABOVE”

Colossians 3:1-17 Paul has been giving the church information to direct them in a life perspective. Those who pursue it do not need to be given specific rules for every possible circumstance. Instead, as we will see in this sermon, … Continue reading

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WHO HAS TAKEN YOUR THOUGHTS CAPTIVE?

Colossians 2:6-23 Colossians tells us that rules and regulations have no power to make us moral… but does that make sense? Yes, and in this sermon, we will find out why. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/who_has_taken_your_thoughts_captive.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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FAKE NEWS

Colossians 1:24-2:5 A term we hear a lot these days is “fake news”, information that is presented as being factually accurate. Many think that this is something new when in fact, fake news has been around for a long, long … Continue reading

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HE’S MY KING

Colossians 1:15-23 When the church struggles or loses direction, it is often times because we are unsure who is in charge. In this sermon, we learn who is in charge and why and what the church needs to do to … Continue reading

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“LEST I FORGET”

Colossians 1:1-14 If we forget about who Jesus is, if we forget about what He has done and is doing in our lives, and if we lose our sense of awe and wonder of the love of God displayed by … Continue reading

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FINDING PEACE

Philippians 4:1-9 Something we all want in our lives is peace of mind, but living in this chaotic world, finding peace of mind seems almost impossible. God wants to give us peace that we can have no matter what happens … Continue reading

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GOING AGAINST THE FLOW

Philippians 3:12-21 Once we decide to be followers of Christ Jesus, we have citizenship in a forever, spiritual place but in the meantime we have to live in a physical place, which puts us in this struggle of dealing with … Continue reading

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TOO MANY PEOPLE LOOKING BACK

Philippians 3:1-16 In my study this week in preparing this sermon, I ran across this quote; “God is always in the present tense. He is called the ‘I Am’ not the I Was.” Nothing impedes forward progress more than spending … Continue reading

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ORDINARY MEN SERVING IN EXTRAORDINARY WAYS

Philippians 2:19-30 So far we have seen in Paul’s letter that he has been challenging the church to live lives worthy of the gospel, to face persecution with joy, to be humble servants who put the needs of others ahead … Continue reading

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A CALL TO COMPLETION

Philippians 2:12-18 In this sermon, we will see that Paul wants the church to understand that we were not called to give up but we are called to completion. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_call_to_completion.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A NAME ABOVE ALL NAMES, ESPECIALLY MINE!

Philippians 2:1-11 In this passage today, we see Paul again describing what Christianity should look like. The problem is that what he’s describing does not come naturally to most people. In preparing this sermon, I was challenged to look at … Continue reading

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A LIFE WORTHY OF THE GOSPEL OF CHRIST

Philippians 1:27-30 What’s at the center of your life? What drives you to do the things you do? Are your answers to those questions in line with the gospel of Christ? In this sermon, we learn how Paul answers those … Continue reading

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THE UNSTOPPABLE GOSPEL OF CHRIST

Philippians 1:12-26 Through Paul’s experience with his Roman imprisonment, we learn that sometimes the most difficult experiences in life can produce the best results. This isn’t a popular message if we are looking to Christ for an escape from life’s … Continue reading

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“I ALWAYS PRAY WITH JOY”

Philippians 1:1-11 Webster’s defines joy as “intense happiness or great delight”. Now let me ask you a question. Are you intensely happy right now? How about in the past week or month or year even? I can definitely think of … Continue reading

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“IN MY PRAYERS FOR YOU”

Philippians 1:1-11 The next letter of Paul’s that we will be looking at is his letter to the church in Philippi. Another letter written by Paul to help the church on their journey. He will comment on a few issues … Continue reading

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“BE STRONG IN THE LORD”

Ephesians 6:10-20 “Finally” Paul writes in Ephesians 6:10, as he begins his closing statements in this letter to the church. This will be the last sermon in this series of sermons from the book of Ephesians. As it finally concludes, … Continue reading

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PUTTING CHRIST INTO OUR RELATIONSHIPS

Ephesians 5:21-6:9 As the apostle goes on in his letter to the church, he now talks about relationships. Unless you’re a hermit living out in the woods with no contact with another human being, you are in some sort of … Continue reading

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“BE VERY CAREFUL”

Ephesians 5:6-21 In life we are bombarded with information that at times can be overwhelming. Much of the things we see and hear are conflicting and we wonder what is right and what isn’t. Paul tells the church in Ephesians … Continue reading

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“IMITATORS OF GOD”

Ephesians 5:1-7 Paul begins Ephesians 5:1 with this very simple instruction for the church to be “imitators of God”. Well sure Paul, no problemo, easy peasy, I’ll just get me a wig, a fake beard, a white robe and some … Continue reading

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THE NEW YOU

Ephesians 4:17-32 When we choose to obey the gospel and become followers of Christ, we commit to making a complete change in our life. Paul has been reminding the church who they were before Christ and who they are to … Continue reading

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“UNITY OF THE SPIRIT”

Ephesians 4:1-16 I once read an editorial where the writer claimed that there were 34,000 different groups calling themselves Christians. He didn’t explain how he arrived at that number but his point was this; if Christians see the Bible as … Continue reading

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“JESUS LOVES ME”

Ephesians 3:14-4:1 As the church, our minds are to be focused on all the spiritual blessings we have in Christ. We need to know who we are now in Christ compared to who we were before Christ. Also, we need … Continue reading

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THE CHURCH AND THE ETERNAL PURPOSE OF GOD

Ephesians 3:1-13 I have to say that I was extremely intimidated by this week’s text from Ephesians. In it, Paul speaks of the church’s part in the “eternal purpose” of God. Too often we get so focused on the minutiae … Continue reading

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A FRESH START

Ephesians 2:11-22 In this sermon, we will see that “in Christ” we have been enabled by God to make a fresh start. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_fresh_start.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“I ONCE WAS LOST IN SIN”

Ephesians 2:1-10 In this letter to the church, Paul wants to make sure that the church understands that this new salvation to which they have been called, makes a radical difference in their lives. It’s not just a change in … Continue reading

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THE BODY OF CHRIST

Ephesians 1:15-23 In this sermon, we see that the apostle Paul continues to help the church see how blessed they are as the body of Christ. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/the_body_of_Christ.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WE LIVE FOR HIM BECAUSE…

Ephesians 1:1-14 Christians are called to change. The life in Christ should look different than life in the world. Paul knew that sometimes this transformation is difficult and so he begins his letter by giving us the motivation behind the … Continue reading

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WHO ARE WE?

Ephesians 1:1-3 This sermon is the first in a series from the book of Ephesians. This letter provides a lot of insightful thinking concerning the New Testament church and so answers two important questions: Who are we? and What are … Continue reading

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WE ARE THE CHURCH

Romans 16:1-27 We are the church is a true statement. The church isn’t a place we gather, it is those who gather. Paul didn’t write this letter to a building but to those who make up the church. Jesus didn’t … Continue reading

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AN ENCOURAGING WORD. REALLY!

Romans 15:14-33 We often forget that the “books” in the New Testament were actually letters written from one Christian to other Christians. Even though we dissect them and turn them into academic exercises, searching for rules to bind one another … Continue reading

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TELL HIS STORY

John 1:1-14 The greatest day in human history was the day that Jesus rose from the dead, fulfilling His part in the salvation on mankind. I would place the arrival of God on earth as the next in importance. Most … Continue reading

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OVERFLOWING WITH HOPE

Romans 15:1-13 In the Apostle Paul’s efforts in helping the church, he has been reminding them of where their focus should be, that is, what they have in common rather than on their differences. I have always thought that it … Continue reading

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IN PURSUIT OF PEACE

Romans 14:1-15:6 An important part of the Christian life is learning to get along with one another. The problem is that the church is made up of people. People from different backgrounds (religious and personal), different levels of training, ability … Continue reading

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BEING LIGHT IN THE WORLD

Romans 13:1-14 As chapter 12 of the book of Romans began, we learned that our “spiritual act of worship” is offering ourselves as “living sacrifices”. He then goes on to describe, in a practical ways, how this can be accomplished. … Continue reading

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LEARNING TO BE THE LIGHT

Romans 12:9-21 As the apostle Paul has explained so far in Romans 12, as followers of Christ, motivated by God’s mercy, we live our lives as “living sacrifices”, which is our “spiritual act of worship. As he goes on in … Continue reading

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MERCY IS AS MERCY DOES

Romans 12:1-8 As we have already seen in Romans 12, a Christian’s motivation to “worship” and to be “transformed” is in response to God’s mercy. It is the knowledge of this mercy from God that provides the motivation we need … Continue reading

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“IN VIEW OF GOD’S MERCY”

Romans 12:1-2 Everything we do in life is a choice.  From the time we wake up in the morning until we fall asleep at night, we are making choices.  Some of those choices may have little or no consequence but … Continue reading

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GOD IN A BOX

Romans 11:25-12:2 We like boxes.  We have moving boxes that we can neatly pack our things and put labels on.  We have boxes to put our lunch in and boxes to wrap gifts in.  We use boxes to organize our … Continue reading

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WARNING LABELS

Romans 11:1-24 Over the years, “The Michigan Lawsuit Abuse Watch” has sponsored an annual contest of the most absurd warning labels.  A few of the top place winners have been: “Do not allow children to play in the dishwasher.”  On … Continue reading

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“FEETS DON’T FAIL ME NOW!”

Romans 10 In this chapter of Paul’s letter to the church that was in Rome, he continues in his concern for his fellow Israelites. He wants nothing more than for all of Israel to be saved. The problem isn’t their … Continue reading

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SOME PERPLEXING QUESTIONS

Romans 9:1-33 Life is full of difficult questions like, “What was the best thing before sliced bread?” Some of the most perplexing questions come when we have difficulty understanding what God is doing in our lives. In Romans chapter 9, … Continue reading

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“YOUR LOVE NEVER FAILS”

Romans 8:28-39 Everyone goes through a season of darkness in their life. For many it may seem like one bad season after another. Sometimes it can seem so hopeless that we just want to give up and we may even … Continue reading

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WHEN YOU’RE DOWN AND TROUBLED

Romans 18-28 Everyone suffers. No one escapes suffering. They did then and we do now. We would like to think that as Christians, our troubles will some how disappear, but as a matter of fact, first century Christians suffered more … Continue reading

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WHEN GOD SHOWS THROUGH

Romans 8:1-16 There is a story about a little girl who, on the way home from church, turned to her mother and said, “Mommy, the Preacher’s sermon this morning confused me.” The mother said, “Oh! Why is that?” The girl … Continue reading

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“WHO WILL RESCUE ME?

Romans 7 I know what I should do but I don’t do it and I know what I shouldn’t do but I do it anyway. I believe most, if not all of us, feel that way at times. Often to … Continue reading

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