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Sermons on Luke

Fasting for Breakthrough

Fasting for Breakthrough – Fasting is so much bigger than asking for general spiritual growth or help in in a time of need. It is a cry for God to insert Himself into a situation. When He comes, He does so much more than meet a need. He reveals Himself to everyone involved. Breakthrough fasting…

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor – Part 3

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor – Part 3 –  Many believers struggle over the will of God. What does He want? Will they miss His will if they make a decision? The presence of options brings anxiety when a believer doesn’t understand God’s value system. We often fail to remember the favor of God beyond our…

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor – Part 2

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor – Part 2  — Many believers struggle over the will of God. What does He want? Will they miss His will if they make a decision? The presence of options brings anxiety when a believer doesn’t understand God’s value system. We often fail to remember the favor of God beyond our…

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor

God’s Will, Hope, and Favor –  Many believers struggle over the will of God. What does He want? Will they miss His will if they make a decision? The presence of options brings anxiety when a believer doesn’t understand God’s value system. We often fail to remember the favor of God beyond our brokenness and…

How the Pieces Fit – Part II

How the Pieces Fit – Part II – The fear-inspiring expression of God is His incredible love for us. His love drives His mighty power within us toward our dreams, desires, and pursuits. His love for us is so awesome it is scary. We should never lose sight of that reality. When we pursue our dreams,…

A Discussion About More

A Discussion About More – God expects His people to live by faith and to grow in faith. God has placed within all hearts the desire to grow, achieve, and pursue greatness within the scope of their environments. Such desires are healthy and God-given. Jesus never told His disciples to deny themselves of these pursuits.…

The Open Face of God – Part 2

The Open Face of God – Part 2 — God speaks to His people. From the beginning of creation, we can see that He has been a God of communication. It is a common lie among believers that it is difficult to hear the voice of God. We become frustrated when we do not hear…

Christ in Us, the Hope of Glory

Christ in Us, the Hope of Glory – As we have recently discussed, we are to live and worship out of HOPE, the environment of anticipation, expectation, or confidence in God’s power. This also means that we are to have full faith and expectation when others pray for us, and we pray for them. We…

Worship: Cultivating the Ecosystem

Worship: Cultivating the Ecosystem — Praise and thankfulness are the gate to bringing an environment into God’s presence. So, we worship out of HOPE. We do not wait for the breakthrough. Our worship is often in spite of our circumstances. It is a faith expression, not a forced expression. Praise gives a place for the…

Gifts of the Spirit: Cultivating the Ecosystem

Cultivating the Ecosystem — The church as a whole needs to increase its effort to cultivate a CULTURE or ECOSYSTEM of the gifts of the Spirit intentionally and with personal investment. We need to seek and ask for spiritual gifts, not put it on God to do it whenever He is ready.People who break down…