2019 Sermons

Welcome To Our 2019 Sermon Page


“The Secret of Endurance”(Psalm 27) - We will all face trials, hardships and opposition. What are some things we need to ENDURE? —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF08/11/2019

“Introduction To A Study of The Holy Spirit”There is MUCH confusion and error being taught regarding the Holy Spirit. This lesson is an introduction to a much needed study! —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF08/11/2019

“Lest We Drift Away”(Hebrews 2:1-4) Drifting away from the Lord is a REAL threat! How can we come to recognize ourselves as drifting? How can we prevent drifting? What can we do if we find ourselves far from God? —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF08/04/2019

“Believing No Matter The Cost”(Acts 17-19; 21:26ff;Philippians 3:1-11) IfSome things many overcame in the book of Acts and the price they were willing to pay to be followers of Jesus.—AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF07/28/2019

“Report On Trip To Africa ”-AUDIO/PDFREPORT/PDF SLIDES07/28/2019

“The Blueprint For The Church Jesus Built”(Hebrews 8:3-6) If we follow the RIGHT blueprint - we will be what the Lord wants us to be. Is there a pattern? YES! What is the pattern? The New Testament! If a group of people anywhere in the world accurately follows the New Testament, they will be a church of Christ! AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF07/21/2019

“The Whole Duty of Man ”(Eccle. 12:9-14) -AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF07/21/2019

“The Bible Is The Word of God”(Internal Evidence) What is the most REASONABLEexplanation for the Bible?— 2 Peter 1:20,21 AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/30/2019

“Remember The CREATOR In The Days of Your Youth”(Eccle. 11:9-12:8) -AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/30/2019

“Why Did God Give Us The Bible?”(2 Timothy 3:16,17) AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/23/2019

“The Just Shall Live By Faith”(Habakkuk)An overview of the book of Habakkuk / what it means to“live by faith”-AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/23/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus” - Learning To LOVE & BE MERCIFUL(Luke 6:27-38; 10:25-37)We serve a loving, merciful, & benevolent God – if we are truly His children, we will be loving, merciful & benevolent peopleAUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/16/2019

“The Value of Diligent Persistence”(Ecclesiastes 11:1-8)ARE WE INVESTING our resources, time, efforts, & abilities IN THINGS which will LAST ETERNALLY or in things that will PERISH?- AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/16/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus” - Learning To Seek The Lost(Luke 5:27–32) Jesus teaches us to value the lost! Do we?AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/09/2019

“The Superiority of Wisdom”(Ecclesiastes 9:13-10:20) Wisdom is superior to strength, position, and just about everything else! - AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/09/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus” - Learning To TRUST Jesus’Authority(Luke 4:31–5:25) If we want to be in heaven, obeying Jesus is NOT optional! If we truly trust in His authority, obeying Him will not be an issue.AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF06/02/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus” - Dealing With REJECTION(Luke 4:16–30; Matthew 10:16–42)Rejection is very painful & Jesus knew what it felt like. We will all face rejection - so let us sit at Jesus’ feet and learn how to face rejectionAUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/26/2019

“Demonstrating reverance for Christ” -(Col 1:12-20) - Brent SharpAUDIO05/26/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus” - USING THE SCRIPTURES(Luke 2:41-50; 4:1-13)How should we think about the scriptures and how should we use them?As Christ followers, let us sit at Jesus’ feet and learn what He has to sayAUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/19/2019

“Our Common End”(Eccle. 9:1-12)Knowing that life on this earth will end, we should be motivated to to prepare wisely seek the things of God!AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/19/2019

“Sitting At The Feet of Jesus”(Luke 10:38–42; John 11:1-12:8) Do we have our priorities where they should be? Could it be we engage in things before we have adequately listened to Jesus? Could it be we are so busy “serving” that we do not TAKE the time & effort needed for genuine spiritual growth?AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/12/2019

“The Wisdom of A Submissive Heart”(Eccle. 8:1-17)AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/12/2019

“Jesus Is Coming Again — Ready or Not!”(Acts 1:1-11; 1 Thes. 4:13-17; 2 Thess. 1:7-9; 2 Peter 3:9-15) Are you READY?AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF05/05/2019

“The Faith of Moses” —(Hebrews 11:23-29)“How Faith Overcomes The World” AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF04/28/2019

“The Two Evils of Judah”(Jeremiah 2:9-13) - by Rodger Payne -AUDIO/04/28/2019

“Strange Fire”—Modern Day Applications(Leviticus 10:1-3; Hebrews 12:25-29) What are some things people today might do as worship and service to God that could also be classified as“Strange Fire”? AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF04/21/2019

“This World Is Unfair, Confusing, & Dangerous" (Ecclesiastes 7:15-29) This lessons examines some of Solomon’s most perplexing statements in the book - Why do the righteous suffer sometimes but the wicked do not? Why does he say we should ovoid being“overly righteous?,” etc.AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF04/21/2019

“Strange Fire”—(Leviticus 10:1-11) —Nadab & Abihu - what might they tell us today about worshipping God? —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 04/14/2019

“Better Things Than Vain Things —(Ecclesiastes 7:1-14) — Solomon gives a list of activities that make life better - “The Better Life” is not usually produced by the pleasant and enjoyable —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 04/14/2019

“Bitterness”—The Deadly Root that Devours & Destroys—(Hebrews 12:14-17; Acts 8:23; Ephesians 4:31; Colossians 3:19) —What is bitterness? Why do people become bitter? How can we recognize bitterness? How can we overcome bitterness? —AUDIO/PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 04/07/2019

“Unity of The Spirit - NOT - Unity In Diversity”—(John 17:17-23; Ephesians 4:1-16) —Explaining thedifference/ What unity of the Spirit looks like / When it comes to matters of faith and practice, the concept of "unity in diversity" undermines fundamental principles of truth —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/31/2019

“Everything Really Is Vanity“—(Ecclesiastes 5:8-6:9)— Providing the proper perspective on oppression & injustice / The value of gratitude & contentment —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/31/2019

“Wholesome Teaching For Godly Living”—(Titus 2:1-10) —Sound doctrine was to used to expose and correct false doctrine, (Titus 1:10-14), Sound doctrine is more than THEOLOGICAL - it is PRACTICAL, (Titus 1:1,16), Sound doctrine is ESSENTIAL to living godly, harmonious & influential lives! —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/25/2019

"The Truly Happy Man“—(Psalm 1)— Karl VanDevender—AUDIO

“How Much Are You Worth?”—(Psalm 8)—How would we go about MEASURING our worth? —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/17/2019

“Fear God”“Be Careful What You Do & Say Before Him” --(Ecclesiastes 5:1-7)—God DEMANDS we show proper reverence when we come into His presence! Why do so many offer“the sacrifice of fools?" —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/17/2019

“Freedom In Christ”—(John 8:21-36) What does it REALLY MEAN for one to be FREE in Christ? —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/10/2019

“The Problem of Problems”—(Ecclesiastes 3:16-4:16) If God is REALLY in control, why do men experience all of the problems he does? —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/10/2019

“The QUEST To Understand The Purpose of It All”—(Ecclesiastes 3:1-15) Do we realize how little control we actually have in this world? How does a God-centered world view affect the life of a believer? Very important lessons presented in this study —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—03/03/2019

“Living For Heaven / Keeping Our Focus”—(Colossians 3:1-4; Matthew 6:19-34; 7:13,14, 21-27; 25:1-46; Philippians 3:7-4:1; Hebrews 12:1-3)The whole point of this series has been to help us be equipped that we may obtain heaven —The journey is NOT EASY — but we can make it & WE WILL - IF we accept God's instructions, receive the training He gives, and follow the path blazed by Jesus—AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—02/24/2019

“God Hears The Prayers of The Righteous"-(Psalm 34:12-16; 1 Peter 3:10-12 — by Rufus Thrower —AUDIO— 02/24/2019

“Growing By Serving In The Body”—(Romans 12:3-8; 1 Corinthians 12:20-27; Ephesians 4:11-16) We GROW by doing - not mere observance, or hearing. If you want to grow spiritually, as the Lord wants you to grow, it is important that you work and serve within a local body of believers —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—02/17/2019

“”The Quest For Satisfaction"-(Ecclesiastes 2:1–17)— True satisfaction CANNOT be found in amusements, wine, work, wealth, women, or wisdom! —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 02/17/2019

“Bearing Fruit That Honors God”—(Romans 6:20-23; John 15:1-12; Galatians 5:22-23) —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—02/10/2019

“”The Quest For Understanding"-(Ecclesiastes 1:12–18)— The futility and worthlessness of human wisdom. . . (without God’s wisdom)! —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 02/10/2019

“Giving All Diligence To Grow”—(2 Timothy 2:15; Hebrews 6:11; 2 Peter 1:3-12; 3:14) — What will happen to us as Christian IF we fail to grow spiritually? What is required of us IF we are to grow spiritually?—AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—02/03/2019

“Standing Against Evil Forces”—(Matthew 4:1-11; 26:36-46; Ephesians 6:10-18) — Standing against the assaults of Satan and his evil forces is NOT easy, and in fact, it is impossible without the provisions the Lord provides for us. But know this - WE CAN!!! —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—01/27/2019

“The Procedure For Handling Personal Offenses"-(Matthew 18:15-17)— Wilton Wesley —AUDIO— 01/27/2018

“Increasing In The Knowledge of God”—(Colossians 1:9-12; 2 Peter 3:14-18) — Why this is necessary? / How to accomplish it? / What if we do not? / What if we do? —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—01/20/2019

“"The Words of The Preacher"-(Ecclesiastes 1:1–11)— Introductory study on the book ofEcclesiastes -One’s quality of life is only realized when he/she recognizes the futility of chasing the wind . . . And seeks to serve God with his whole heart! —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 01/13/2018

“What We Have In Christ”—(Ephesians 1:3-14; Colossians 1:19–23) — What does it mean to be“IN CHRIST?” What do Christians HAVE in Christ? How do we get INTO Christ? We must ABIDE IN CHRIST. —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—01/13/2019

“What Becoming A Christian Is All about”—(Luke 9:23–26, 57-62— Lesson one in a series on spiritual growth“Walking In His Steps”—AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF—01/06/2019

“A Biblical Examination of‘Reformed Theology"— Why Calvinism CANNOT Be True! -This lesson uncovers what lies underneath all the theological word games Calvinist play. —AUDIO/ PPT/KEYNOTE/PDF— 01/13/2018\

donmcclain@sbcglobal.net Don Mcclain 2013