Category Archives: 2014 Sermons

Every Day God: Enriches (1 Corinthians 1:1-9)

Life With An EDGE: An Every Day God #1 INTRODUCTION:      Throughout life we use the word EDGE for a lot of different things, a lot of our usage has to do with business like “maintaining your competitive edge.” Or being on the cutting edge or leading edge of the industry. We talk about edging… Read More »

This Is Your Captain Speaking (1 Thess 5:11-24)

Turbulence Ahead #3 INTRODUCTION:      There’s a great scene in the old Dick Van Dyke Show in which Buddy has pay a quarter ever time he insults Mel. Mel is astounded that Bubby has to pay. Of course in his own way Buddy continues to heckle Mel until he can hardly stand it. When it… Read More »

In Case of Emergency (Isaiah 40:21-31)

Turbulence Ahead #2 INTRODUCTION:      Did you know that a Boeing 747’s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother’s first flight? On December 17, 1903, Orville Wright piloted the first powered airplane 20 feet above a wind-swept beach of Kitty Hawk in North Carolina. The flight lasted 12 seconds and covered 120 feet. A Boeing… Read More »

Fasten Your Seat Belts (John 16:27-33, Colossians 1:17)

Turbulence Ahead #1 INTRODUCTION:      Maybe you heard about the retired World War II pilot who was flying from his home to a reunion with his war buddies. The flight was fine, not much turbulence and pretty clear skies until they approached the destination. A sudden storm had swept into the city. The Fasten Seatbelt… Read More »

Living In The Spirit Of Joy (Galatians 5:22-25)

Living in the Spirit #3 INTRODUCTION:      This morning I want to start with a question. What’s black and white, black and white and green? Two Zebra’s fighting over a pickle. What’s black and white, black and white, black and white and green? Three Zebra’s fighting over a pickle. One more: What’s black and white, black… Read More »

Living In The Spirit of Love (Galatians 5:16-25)

Living in the Spirit #2 INTRODUCTION:      A group of professional people posed this question to a group of 4 to 8 year-olds, “What does love mean?” The answers they got were broader and deeper than anyone could have imagined.       “Love is when you go out to eat and give somebody most of your French fries without… Read More »

Living By The Spirit (Galatians 5:16-25)

Living In the Spirit #1 INTRODUCTION:      When I was a boy, back in the stone age when we rode dinosaurs to school, one of the things my brothers and I looked forward to was when my Mom bought fruit cocktail. That might seem odd for some of our younger people because today, in our… Read More »