Discretion – Proverbs 1:4

Discretion 13 August 2017 PM – Proverbs 1:4 – Comm17 – Scott Childs Introduction: The 1828 Webster’s Dictionary defines discretion as “that discernment which enables a person to judge critically of what is correct and proper, united with caution.” We desperately need discretion in our lives. Discretion will keep us from foolish choices. It will […]

Supernatural Powers – Mark 5:1-20

Supernatural Powers 13 August 2017 AM – Mark 5:1-20 – Mr17 – Scott Childs Introduction: Each year in my home state of Michigan, USA at the county fair (similar to the Royal Show), they have an event called a tractor pull. In this event, the power of a tractor pulls against the power of gravity. […]

Whispering Gossip – Proverbs 16:28

Communication: Whispering Gossip 6 August 2017 PM – Proverbs 16:28 – Comm17 –Scott Childs Introduction: Pastor Kent Crockett gives this good advice about gossip. “If someone says to you, ‘Can you keep a secret?’ You tell them, ‘No, I can’t.  So don’t tell me!’” Kent Crockett’s Sermon Illustrations Transition: This evening we are going to see […]

Storms in Life – Mark 4:35-41

Storms in Life 6 August 2017 AM – Mark 4:35-41 – Mr17 – Scott Childs Introduction: (Read text). This is an exciting story but it was a terrifying event for Jesus’ disciples as they battled that life-threatening storm. We are likely to face severe, terrifying storms in life as well. Transition: As we work our […]

Excellent Speech – Proverbs 17:7

Excellent Speech 23 July 2017 PM – Proverbs 17:7 – Comm17 – Scott Childs Introduction: (Psalms 139:4) “For there is not a word in my tongue, but, lo, O LORD, thou knowest it altogether.” Since the Lord hears every word that comes from your lips, if He gave you a dollar for every kind, good […]