Sermons tagged with ‘Temptation’

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When Sleep is Fatal – 1 Peter 5:8-9

When Sleep is Fatal 25 February 2024 AM – Text: 1 Peter 5:8-9 – Topic: Satan Introduction: Read 1 Peter 5:1-9. Peter addressed this section particularly to elders or pastors. Pastors are to be shepherds, protecting their flock from danger. However, verses 5-9 also have a personal application for every Christian.             In verses 8-9, […]

Overcoming Adversity

Overcoming Adversity 10 December 2023 PM – Text: Proverbs 24:10 – Topic: Trials Introduction: If you have ever read any of Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, you know of the unbelievable tortures that Christians have endured down through history for the cause of Christ. Many are so horrible that it makes me shutter to even think […]

Maintaining Victory – Joshua 7-8

Maintaining Victory 27 August 2023 AM – Joshua 7-8 – Victory – Scott Childs Introduction: A person who fails is not a failure; he only becomes a failure when he stops trying to succeed. Jericho, the city of palm trees, was located about 16 km northwest of the Dead Sea, 243 m below sea level. […]

Victory over Sin – 1 Corinthians 9:24-27

Victory over Sin 20 August 2023 AM – 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 – Victory – Scott Childs Introduction: In 2017, the Slovenian cyclist, Luka Pibernik, was competing in the Giro d’Italia. When he thought he crossed the finish line first, he raised his arms in triumph. Unfortunately, the race was not over. Another lap remained. His […]

Changing Masters – Romans 6:14-23

Changing Masters 6 February 2022 AM – Romans 6:14-23 – Ro2022 – Scott Childs Introduction: John Newton’s epitaph reads: John Newton, clerk, once an infidel and libertine, a servant of slaves in Africa, was by the rich mercy of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, preserved, restored, pardoned, and appointed to preach the faith he […]

Sin’s Consequences – Gen 38

Sin’s Consequences 28 November 2021 PM – Genesis 38 – Ge2021 – Scott Childs Introduction: The narrative of Genesis 38 probably began shortly before Joseph was sold to Egypt. Judah was 2-3 years older than Joseph. He must have married as a teenager before Joseph left home.             Though the details of this chapter are […]

The Problem of Lust – Genesis 34

The Problem of Lust 31 October 2021 PM – Genesis 34 – Gen2021 – Scott Childs Introduction: At our last youth activity, I challenged the young people from (James 1:14-15) “But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed. Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: […]