Sermons from August 2017

Sermons from August 2017

Connected Visions – Acts 10:1-23

Sermon Outline: God reached out in a vision to connect to a devout Believer. “What is it Lord?” Cornelius’ prayers connected him to God. “Your prayers and your acts of charity have ascended as a memorial offering before God.” Peter’s mindset disconnected him from God’s vision for him. “No, Lord!” Peter said. “For I have never eaten anything impure and ritually unclean.” God connected the dots for Peter, who then obeyed! While Peter was thinking about the vision, the Spirit…

Insanity or Inspiration – Acts 9:32-43

Sermon Outline: It had happened before. Jesus did God’s will even though it would lead to a Cross The Apostles did God’s will even though it would Lead to Martyrdom Today the church is challenged to faithfulness in doing God’s will, led by the Holy Spirit. Care for the Poor Provide for Family, Orphans and Widows Work toward Justice for the Oppressed Heal the Sick, Broken and Demonized The needs go on.

Persecution to Peace – Acts 9:20-31

Sermon Outline: There was a classic game show on radio and TV for 48 years from 1940-1988. The name of the game show was Truth or Consequences. Truth – answer the question right and be rewarded. If not able to answer the question which most could  not, there were zany consequences, usually a stunt of some kind. In a whole different setting we find out about some consequences for sinful behavior. We find out that though Saul had placed his…