Blog: Seven Minute Sermons


11
Jun 2017
This Is My Father's World

Creator (Dictionary): A person or thing that creates , the Creator, God, the one Supreme Being, the creator and ruler of the universe. Creator (Bible): An artisan, builder, maker; one who labors for the public, a founder, creator, God, LORD, (Heavenly) Father. We all have favorite worship songs. They seem to grab hold of our hearts and run through our minds. For me,” This is My Fathers World” is one of those hymns having amazing power to touch my heart. This Is My Father’s World This is my Father’s world, and to......

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04
Jun 2017

Condemnation (Dictionary): The expression of very strong disapproval; censure, the action of condemning someone to a punishment; sentencing. Condemnation (Bible):  Sinned, punishment following condemnation, servitude, penalty, a judgment, verdict, lawsuit. The word “condemnation” implies that people have been found guilty of a crime and cannot escape its punishment. They are condemned. People who have been found guilty of a crime punishable by death occupy death row in every state prison. They live on death row as people condemned and waiting to die. In a spiritual sense, without Christ all of us are living......

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28
May 2017

Refresh (Dictionary): To restore strength and animation to revive, to freshen up, renovate, to restore or maintain by renewing supply, replenish, arouse, stimulate. Refresh (Bible): Make to rest, give rest to, rest, take my ease, refresh, revive, comfort, to be full, to fill, to drink. We have all attended or watched sports events. In most cases, there are referees with a whistle used to stop play. Sometimes a player will call “time out”. Regardless of how or why the time out is called, it is a break in the action. People seem......

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21
May 2017

Fortitude (Dictionary): Courage in pain or adversity, strength of mind that enables a person to encounter danger or bear pain or adversity with courage. Fortitude (Bible): Courage, persevere, abide, endure, long-suffering, patience, powerful, able, possible. The dictionary primarily sees fortitude as courage and mental toughness. The Bible has similar definitions but adds in abide and patience. We see that the Bible is filled with examples of fortitude joined with faith. The Bible usually reveals fortitude through the anointing of the Holy Spirit. Jesus was an amazing example of fortitude and He is our......

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14
May 2017

Complain (Dictionary): Express dissatisfaction or annoyance about a state of affairs or an event; state that one is suffering from (a pain or other symptom of illness); state a grievance. Complain (Bible): To muse, complain, talk (of), bitter, bitterness, to murmur, growl, roar, be boisterous, have, hold, possess. As I was researching the “art of complaining” I was somewhat surprised on ten number books on this subject. I even found one entitled “A Guide to Living Life Instead of Complaining About It.” People like to complain (or vent) so their viewpoint is......

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07
May 2017

Captive (Dictionary): Held under control of another but having the appearance of independence; being such involuntarily because of a situation that makes free choice or departure difficult. Captive (Bible): Taken; take captive, captivate; plunder, lead captive; make victim by fraud. One of the recent 7-Minute sermon sent had a focus on spiritual warfare. This sermon looks at the casualties and prisoners of war (POW’s). Today we are in a spiritual war and there are many POW’s who have become spiritual prisoners or captives. There are people who are prisoners to drugs, prisoners to......

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