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Are You Jesus?

Scripture: Isaiah 58

Topic: The Church > Missions

Series: The God We Worship

Are You Jesus? Isaiah 58.1-14 Dr. Jim Denison A friend recently sent me this wonderful story. It seems that a group of salesmen were attending a regional sales convention in Chicago, and were rushing to their airport gate when one accidentally kicked over a display of apples in a basket. Apples flew everywhere. Without stopping […]

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Defined By A Cause

Scripture: Isaiah 54

Topic: The Church > Missions

Series: The God We Worship

Defined By a Cause Isaiah 54.1-3 Dr. Jim Denison The young preacher was shouted down. He had dared to suggest that the ministers in Nottingham, England discuss “The Duty of Christians to Attempt the Spread of the Gospel Among Heathen Nations.” The moderator of the meeting was greatly agitated: “Young man, sit down. When God […]

3 pages

How You Can Change Your World

Scripture: Acts 3

Topic: Missions > Church

Series: Changing a Changing World

How You Can Change Your World Acts 3:1-10 Dr. Jim Denison A new series of New Testaments has just been released for evangelistic purposes. It profiles well-known athletes who talk openly about their faith in Jesus. For instance, the football issue profiles Dallas Cowboys tackle Chad Hennings, who says, “God showed his great love for […]

3 pages

How Your Church Can Change the World

Scripture: Acts 13

Topic: Missions > Church

Series: Changing a Changing World

How Your Church Can Change the World Acts 13:1-5 Dr. Jim Denison Stan Parks, son of Keith Parks, the former president of the International Mission Board, is a missionary to Indonesia for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. He is here today to share with us how what God is doing in Indonesia and how our church […]

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Stepping From Success to Significance

Scripture: Acts 11

Topic: The Church > Missions

Series: None

Stepping From Success to Significance Acts 11.19-30 Dr. Jim Denison Nearly six million people voted for president in the state of Florida, and the margin between the candidates stood at 930 votes before the recounting by hand, and 537 after. That is a margin smaller than the number of people in this sanctuary, by far, […]

3 pages

The Joy Of Giving Jesus

Scripture: Isaiah 61

Topic: The Church > Missions

Series: The God We Worship

The Joy of Giving Jesus Isaiah 61:1-2 Dr. Jim Denison The little crowd of 102 persons finally arrived, after surviving two months of stormy seas on a crowded little boat. Their first year, about half died in the severe winter, most of pneumonia. The next year, in the fall of 1621, the survivors planned a […]

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