Tag Archives: Patience

The Knucklehead Friends of Job

Beach Talk 2014 What do you do when the challenges of life come and things do not go our way? “God’s voice thunders in marvelous ways; he does great things beyond our understanding.” Job 37:5 Job-Key verses: 1:8; 27:2-4; 37:5; … Continue reading

Posted in Discipleship, Growing in Faith, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Character of Joy

Sermon Church of the Foothills 010112  (Psalm 32:7-9; 34:1-8; Proverbs 15:13; John 15:11; 17:13; 2 Corinthians 12:9; Galatians 5:22-23; 1 Thess. 5:18; 1 Peter 4:13- 19; Hebrews 10:34; 12:2; James 1:1-4)!   Happy New Year! Wow it is now 2012, the … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit of the Spirit, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Biblical Principles of God’s Call to Manage His Church

Used at church leadership retreats and church consulting…  (Opening session)  My goal is to lay forth to you suggestions from God’s Word and from my own experience on how to effectively run a church. These are based on many years … Continue reading

Posted in Church Growth | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Where are the Nine?

A Bible Study in Gratitude Luke 17: 11-19; 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Ten Healed of Leprosy As Jesus traveled toward Jerusalem, He taught about faith as a seed that grows when we put in the efforts of cultivation. Even though it … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Forgive One Another?!

  Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?” Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. Matthew 18:21-22 If … Continue reading

Posted in Church Growth, Sermons, Speaking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Character of Patience

Patience, (Hos. 2:19-23; Psalm 33:20; Matthew 27:14; Romans 5:3; 12:12; Gal. 5:1; Col. 1:11; James 1:3-4,12; 5:10-11), is showing tolerance and fortitude toward others, even accepting difficult situations from them, and God, without making demands or conditions. Patience allows us … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit of the Spirit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Character of Love

The idea of Love (John 13:1; 15:13; 1 Corinthians 13:3; Galatians 5:22-23; 1 John) will enable us to appreciate our brothers and sisters in the Lord, and, of course, our family and others around us. Love is taking the initiative … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit of the Spirit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment