"Word" Tagged Sermons

Word and Prayer

Isaiah 55:6-11 English Standard Version (ESV) 6 “Seek the Lord while he may be found;     call upon him while he is near; 7 let the wicked forsake his way,     and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the Lord, that he may have compassion on him,     and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon. 8 For…

Discipleship: Bearing Fruit

John 15:1-11 (ESV) I Am the True Vine 15 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 3 Already you are clean because of the word that I…

Our Non-Burdensome Savior

1 John 5:1-5  New International Version Faith in the Incarnate Son of God 5 Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves the father loves his child as well. 2 This is how we know that we love the children of God: by loving God and carrying…

The Spirit of Truth

1 John 4:1-6  English Standard Version (ESV) Test the Spirits 1 Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world. 2 By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, 3 and every spirit that does…

Why the Word Matters

1 John 2:12-14  New International Version (NIV) Reasons for Writing 12  I am writing to you, dear children,     because your sins have been forgiven on account of his name. 13  I am writing to you, fathers,     because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men,     because you have…

The Call of Samuel

1 Samuel 3:1-21 English Standard Version (ESV) The Lord Calls Samuel 1 Now the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli. And the word of the Lordwas rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. 2 At that time Eli, whose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his…