Sermons on Perseverance

Sermons on Perseverance

Through Dangers, Toils and Snares (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 6:1-15 6 When word came to Sanballat, Tobiah, Geshem the Arab and the rest of our enemies that I had rebuilt the wall and not a gap was left in it—though up to that time I had not set the doors in the gates— 2 Sanballat and Geshem sent me this message: “Come, let us meet together in one of the villages on the plain of Ono.” But they were scheming to harm me; 3 so I sent messengers to them with this reply: “I am carrying…

Preservation of the Saints (Downtown Minneapolis)

Philippians 1:4-6 In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy 5 because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, 6 being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. Hebrews 6:4-12 It is impossible for those who have once been enlightened, who have tasted the heavenly gift, who have shared in the Holy Spirit, 5 who have…

The Rooted Life: In Prayer and In Action

Colossians244.2-6half.pdf Colossians 4:2-6 2ŒæDevote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. 3ŒæAnd pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. 4ŒæPray that I may proclaim it clearly, as I should.5ŒæBe wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. 6ŒæLet your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know…

Prayer in the “Not Yet”

Luke72.pdf Luke-72.pptx Luke 18:1-8 18 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: äóìIn a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. 3 And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, äóÖGrant me justice against my adversary.äó» 4 äóìFor some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, äóÖEven…