"Peter" Tagged Sermons

"Peter" Tagged Sermons

Don’t Be Ordinary

handout 8 Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them, “Rulers of the people and elders, 9 if we are being examined today concerning a good deed done to a crippled man, by what means this man has been healed, 10 let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead—by him this man is standing before you…
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FAITH MEANT TO BE MORE

Handout 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone, 24 and the boat was already a considerable distance from land, buffeted by the waves because the wind was against it. 25 Shortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.26 When the…

Expect the Unexpected

Handout About that time Herod the king laid violent hands on some who belonged to the church. 2 He killed James the brother of John with the sword, 3 and when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. This was during the days of Unleavened Bread. 4 And when he had seized him, he put him in prison, delivering him over to four squads of soldiers to guard him, intending after the Passover to bring him out…

Don’t Get Comfortable

Don’t Get Comfortable (Handout) Why do we fail to launch? Or, to ask it another way, why do we fail to initiate our God-given mission? One reason might be because we have settled into a comfort zone, a figurative place or situation in which we operate with ease, feel safe, and experience minimal discomfort. Today we will examine three instances in Scripture where comfort zones were hindrances and from them discover what makes comfort zones so dangerous to our mission.…