Sermons tagged with ‘Self-Control’

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Better Choice – Hermit – Pro 21.9

Better Choice – Hermit 20 September 2020 PM – Proverbs 21:9 – BC20 – Scott Childs Introduction: Our text this evening is not alone in the book of Proverbs. Proverbs 25:24 is identical except for an added word “and”. Also, Proverbs 21:19 is very similar. Thus, we will consider all three of these verses together. […]

Ahab’s Last Straw – 1 Kings 21:1-20

Ahab’s Last Straw Date: 29 April 2020 Text: 1 Kings 21:1-20 Key Lesson: God’s patience will eventually run out. Ahab’s Selfishness §  Naboth had a vineyard in Jezreel (v.1). King Ahab wanted it and offered to buy it or to trade for it (v.2). This was a selfish demand. Naboth refused because of God’s law […]

Conquering Evil Thoughts – Genesis 6:5

Conquering Evil Thoughts 10 November 2019 PM – Genesis 6:5 – Thoughts – Scott Childs Introduction: There have been many battle strategies used by successful generals down through history. Though they varied in type, they all had one thing in common; they worked to conquer the enemy. Just before the flood in Genesis 6:5, we […]

Self-Control is Supernatural – Galatians 5:22-23

Self-Control is Supernatural 20 October 2019 PM – Galatians 5:22-23 – Temperance – Scott Childs Introduction: Last week, we began this brief series on self-control. We identified the fact that we all struggle with self-control in one area or another. Paul wrote, (1 Corinthians 9:25-27) “And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate […]