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All About Demons

Scripture: Mark 5

Topic: Spiritual Warfare > Spiritual Life

Series: Holy Spirit Power for Spiritual Warfare

All About Demons Mark 5:1-20 Dr. Jim Denison Halloween comes in nine days. Orange and pumpkins are everywhere. As you may know, “Hallowe’en” or “Hallowed Eve” is the eve of All Saints Day, the annual church holiday which honors the saints and heroes of Christian history. However, Halloween also has connections which are anything but […]

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An Ark or an Army?

Scripture: Mark 1

Topic: The Church > Evangelism

Series: Becoming Fishers of Men

An Ark or an Army? Mark 1:14-20 James C. Denison It’s a tough world out there. There was a time when new airlines seemed to start every month, promising lower fares and more flights. Now airline mergers are the wave of the future, though we’ll likely see higher fares, fewer flights, and more crowded airplanes. […]

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Demons and the Power of God

Scripture: Mark 9

Topic: Spiritual Warfare > Spiritual Live

Series: None

Demons and the Power of God Mark 9:14-29 Dr. Jim Denison When I graduated from high school I made plans to attend Baylor University, as all good Baptist boys do. But then my girlfriend and I broke up; she was going to Baylor, so I couldn’t go there after that. Houston Baptist University offered me […]

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Faith and the Power Of God

Scripture: Mark 9

Topic: Spiritual Life > Faith

Series: None

Faith and the Power of God Mark 9:14-29 Dr. Jim Denison “Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes. A duck’s quack doesn’t echo—no one knows why. No piece of paper can be folded in half more than seven times. Walt Disney, the inventor of Mickey Mouse, was afraid of mice. Elephants are the only […]

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Fishing With a Blackberry

Scripture: Mark 1

Topic: The Church > Evangelism

Series: Becoming Fishers of Men

Fishing With a BlackBerry Mark 1:14-20 James C. Denison Would you rather be paid cash or a compliment? An article in Wednesday’s news says that each activates the same reward center in the brain. In other words, you feel as good when people same something nice about you as when they give something nice to […]

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Is There Any Hope?

Scripture: Mark 16

Topic: Occasions > Easter

Series: Our King

Is There Any Hope? Mark 16:1-8 Dr. Jim Denison This is the 1,973rd Easter Sunday since the first one. Think how the world has changed. A population of 25 million is today 6,215,090,567. Most of them drive on Central Expressway. The world would wait seventeen centuries to discover electricity; today’s news is all about cloning, […]

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Making Christ the King of Your Prayer

Scripture: Mark 9

Topic: Spiritual Life > Prayer

Series: None

Making Christ the King of Your Prayers Mark 9:14-29 Dr. Jim Denison A group of visiting ministers from America came to tour Charles Spurgeon’s church buildings. Spurgeon graciously showed them around the facilities—the massive sanctuary, the children’s homes, the Bible college rooms, and all the rest. Toward the end of the tour, he asked his […]

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Making God Your King

Scripture: Mark 1

Topic: Jesus > God

Series: None

Making God Your King Mark 1:21-39 Dr. Jim Denison As you know, tomorrow is Labor Day. Where did the holiday come from? I did some checking and was surprised by what I discovered. The first Labor Day in America was celebrated on this day in 1882 in New York City, but this did not become […]

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Peace, Be Still

Scripture: Mark 4

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Titles for a Holy Child

Peace, Be Still Mark 4:31-35 Dr. Jim Denison A friend sent me these actual newspaper headlines: “Include your children when baking cookies”; “Iraqi head seeks arms”; “Miners refuse to work after death”; If strike isn’t settled quickly, it may last a while”; “Typhoon rips through cemetery; hundreds dead”; “Kids make nutritious snacks”; and most insightful […]

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