Sermons

THERE IS GREATNESS AMONG US

THERE IS GREATNESS AMONG US

Date: December 31st, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Matthew 2:1-2

Supporting Scripture: Matthew 2:3-12, Genesis 49:10, Numbers 24:17, Micah 5:2, Zechariah 9:9, Revelations: 22:6, John 4:4, Psalm 139:14

Sermon Highlights:

  • There is brilliance, intelligence, genius, excellence, magnificence , gifts, talent, value, wealth among us!
  • I am made by the best! I am fearfully and wonderfully made!
  • Wise people seek God!
  • It is not a good thing when I don’t recognize my own value. How come people outside our community can see the wealth in our community & we cannot?
  • Don’t ever take God for granted!
  • Everybody who makes contact with Jesus changes. Am I changed?
  • God will make me go a different way!

THE RIGHT TIME!

THE RIGHT TIME!

Date: December 24th, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Galatians 4:4-5

Supporting Scripture: Exodus 3:7-10, 19, Exodus 19:5, Mark 1:15, John 7:6, Acts 2:1

Sermon Highlights:

  • God does things in the fullness of time. God works in the fullness of time. God does things at the proper time
  • God birthed me because it was time to birth me. It’s MY time! This is my time! I am here for such a time as this!
  • I’ve decided I’m gonna be joyous in my time
  • It’s never too late! Stop taking my time for granted
  • Christmas (the incarnation) is a gift from God to me
  • Christmas is a gift and reminder from God that I can be/am his child, recipient of his love, grace, mercy, goodness & kindness, I am heir to his promise

THE RIGHT RESPONSE TO THE BIRTH OF JESUS

THE RIGHT RESPONSE TO THE BIRTH OF JESUS

Date: December 17th, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Luke 1:45

Supporting Scripture: John 20:29, Isaiah 41:8-10, Exodus 15:21, Matthew 5:6 Samuel 18:11-12, 14

Sermon Highlights:

  • Mary’s journey was not easy or simple
  • The 1st response to being asked to do something for God ought to be joy, praise, great gratitude, thank you God
  • What has God asked me to do? My challenge is to believe what God told me
  • Everybody connected to the birth of Jesus was chosen (for a role, for a reason & to achieve a specific result), challenged & changed
  • I AM CHOSEN! Do I believe?
  • I am not here by accident! I am here on purpose!

NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE WITH GOD!

NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE WITH GOD!

Date: December 10th, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Luke 1:37

Supporting Scripture: Proverbs 15:3, Judges 6:12, Genesis 39:2, 21, 23, Hebrews 13:5, Judges 6:12, Exodus 3:12, 1 Samuel 18:11-12, 14

Sermon Highlights:

  • God always acts in character
  • God is trying to grow me & move me forward
  • Zechariah is asking a question of power, Mary is asking a question of process
  • God chooses! He never asks for volunteers
  • God sees me! God knows me! God sees & knows what I’m doing

I AM DESTINED FOR GREATNESS!

I AM DESTINED FOR GREATNESS!

Date: December 3rd, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Psalm 118:22-24

Supporting Scripture: Matthew 21:42, 1 Peter 2:4

Sermon Highlights:

  • I am destined by God for greatness
  • Psalm 118 written by David, messianic (references the coming of the Messiah, celebrates God)
  • All of us should give God thanks! God is good & his mercy endures forever
  • I can trust God, but I can’t be sure if I can trust man
  • I should rejoice & be glad when I come to the house of God
  • The fact I’m still here says God has a plan for my life

SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR

SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR

Date: November 26th, 2017

Speaker: Senior Pastor Therman E. Evans

Scripture: Luke 17:11-19

Supporting Scripture: Luke 10:1,17, Psalm 16:11, Psalm 30:4, Psalm 75:1, Psalm 118, Psalm 145:18, Hebrews 10:24-25

Sermon Highlights:

  • I have something to be thankful for!
  • I ALWAYS have something to be thankful for! I should always have something to be thankful for!
  • Thank you = 2 powerful words. Thank you is a picture of the salvation of the world
  • The number 10 = testimony, responsibility, completion of order
  • I should verbalize my thank you, say thank you out loud
  • Thank you in some form is mentioned 385 times in scripture

Proverbs 3:6 

…in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.