Occasions

Father’s Day

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12,600 Miles of Ties

Scripture: Galatians 5

Topic: Occasion > Father’s Day

Series: Spirit-filled Relationships

12,600 Miles of Ties Galatians 5:22 Dr. Jim Denison Today is Father’s Day–the Christmas of tie makers. How many neckties would you guess will be given to fathers today? 12,600 miles. That’s enough ties tied end-to-end to cross the country six times, with enough left over for 800,000 men to wear to church today. This […]

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Gifts Every Father Needs

Scripture: Revelation 19

Topic: Occasions > Father’s Day

Series: Jesus of Revelation

Gifts Every Father Needs Revelation 19:11-16 Dr. Jim Denison Today, more collect calls will be placed than on any other day of the year. It wasn’t always that way. The year was 1909. Sonora Smart Dodd of Spokane, Washington heard a Mother’s Day sermon in church and wondered why fathers didn’t have a day as […]

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Keys to Being a Great Father

Scripture: Job 1

Topic: Occasions > Father’s Day

Series: None

Topical Scripture: Job 1:1-5 Today is Father’s Day—in days past, the Christmas of tie makers, with 12,600 miles of ties being sold. That’s enough ties tied end-to-end to cross the country six times, with enough left over for 800,000 men to wear to church today. This morning, as a father I’m more interested in what […]

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Of Mustard and Men

Scripture: Matthew 13

Topic: Occasions > Father’s Day

Series: Parables of Jesus

Of Mustard and Men Matthew 13:31-32 James C. Denison Why are you paying $4 for gas? Blame Deng Xiaoping and a speech he gave in December of 1978. I just finished Fareed Zakaria’s eye-opening new book, The Post-American World. He tells the story: at a gathering of the Third Plenum of the Eleventh Central Committee […]

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The Touch of a Father’s Hand

Scripture: Matthew 9

Topic: Occasions > Father’s Day

Series: Gospel Miracles

The touch of a Father’s hand Matthew 9:18-26 Dr. Jim Denison Fathers deserve a day. A father came home from work to find his little girl brushing the dog’s teeth with his toothbrush. He was horrified, and asked her what she was doing. She said, “Oh, don’t worry, daddy, I’ll put it back like I […]

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