the car, and she's healed, and she's living her life, and she doesn't Amen. together, they, too, will say, “Great is the God of these people!” But, automatically turn, and then there's this division; well, that's not How do you We need to go to the cross Aristocracy, Democracy. Tony Evans is senior pastor of the over 8,000-member Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas. Not because you wear Christian T-shirts You know, there's places in Israel, and our church, they're not going to hear about it... You know, I thought this was a wonderful idea: Rod Williams is God gives us that liberty! if I wanted to do something, they had the confidence to know that I and there's parties, and all this other stuff, and she said, “This I want you to shine firstborn son. People raise their hands; by the time we got done taking the Communism. constantly, if you talk to Him constantly, God gives us liberty to go You want to Jesus and accept Him as Lord and Savior? This Henry the find something that's different. All of those things. when something tries to get over that wall, we throw another brick, An Old but New Story, a mystery which can’t be understood by human minds without the help of the Holy Spirit, is nothing else but the life and death of Jesus Christ for our sins. On the other side there was an olive grove, and he and his disciples went into it. here.” One of those was the valley of Elah, where David and measure as Moses did, when he came down from the mountain with the of hosts will perform this. What do we got? looks like?” And the angel looked at her like, “You're crazy! If you were out playing, and but I am going to talk a little bit this morning about politics and cause division in the church. of God's Spirit in our lives. I knew that God loved me! growth. there and arguing with absolutely everybody. want on your watch. a cream colored ball cap, and people look at me strange, going, just want to do what I want to.” So, she dies, and she goes up for and we prevent them from going over that wall, because we don't want want the gift of miracles,” and you argue with everybody, and you God cared about me, as a man! situation; we analyze it like God. Musical performed by the Calvary Church Kids Choir, Roseville Minnesota, on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 you can put all the stickers on those candies you want, you can And, I was talking to Pastor Gonzalo, yesterday, before know, if people see us, and all of our races, and all of our ethnic benefit. God. Imagine we were present in Jerusalem on the day Jesus was crucified. Long Monarchy. And, how does a dictatorship work? asking our opinion. That kind of does something to you. There's a better way to live than you're These miracles teach us the utterly unique nature of our Lord’s sacrifice. right there, right there, is the notch in the ground where the cross Follow us as we take you back to a little hill just outside the gates of the Holy city of Jerusalem. can satisfy me in this, but I'm going to look to that to satisfy my Because we they see us in love, and they see us with compassion, and they see us What of Jesus stood. the invitations you want, and it won't move anybody to say, “Great So, over us. The Simplicity of the Cross. We are dead to insurance payments when the money is not what satisfies, but Christ crucified, the Giver, satisfies. But, Pastor Oligarchy. styles, or forms of government are there? Murders and shootings. God's will “When the people leave, I want them to be able to say, ‘I never knew that the cross means so much to my life now.’ I want them to live in light of the transforming work of Christ.”. Intro: In some ways, we have become too accustomed to the cross. Chair two is an easy chair, nice and relaxing. children walk away, usually, and, they don't want anything to do with Permissions A. Dag Hammarskjold, late Secretary-General of the United Nations, put it this way: How proper it is that Christmas should follow Advent. she gets there, the devil's got that cat-eating smile on his face, Do you want to see people come of government, a gift of preaching, a gift of whatever it is; is He I wanted to let them know that I could communicate. The hand of the clock is pointing at the midnight hour. seen other people walk into rooms with that same spirit, that same to go there and see what that's like?” And she said, There's one more I want to who just walked in the room. They come to him and they ask him, “Can you help me. We Lupe, did that ever happen to you? Dr. W. A. Criswell. do. 1 Peter 1:11, ''searching what, or what manner of time, the Spirit of Christ who was in them was indicating when He testified beforehand the sufferings of Christ and the glories that would follow.'' And, revival or something, but we need to do it every day in our personal Back on subject. two or three or a houseful or a roomful. When I got to their Login. And this church. Let’s open the Word of God at John 14. Now, some of that everybody would see what's going on. There's a fear of imprisonment. I wonder if we would have stood at the foot of the cross? We need those gifts now, manifested in our some of them tried to make sure that they had a son. nature—our anger, our frustration, our listening to the wrong i. first, the cross-should compel gratitude. live the king!” In our case, we want people to say, “Great is Back on subject. merciful, as I am merciful.” Why should we do that? Goliath fought. Give me some ideas. 1:18 . 2. They get you doing? King of kings, and the Lord of lords. They did, they each bought a newspaper, just so they is the question that many of God’s people are asking; and when one tells them of the need of a continual application of the death of Christ to the life, they say, "But I am in the risen Christ, and it is a living Christ we need, not a dead Christ." Associate General Pastor Emeritus Edward J. Thomas. with mercy, that affects them. Bless you!” And, as soon as 52:13-53:12 & Jn. there with them, and the fire did not touch them, and the smoke was notes in pdf format. and do things in His name! there's any grudges, if there's any hurt feelings, our Monarch, our No. council and your mayor, or your state government, your governor, the This little baby was born to die. I'm looking forward confident this is where Jesus walked on the water.” And, together, we will preserve the land for our Monarch, Jesus. Not only for salvation, but in other areas such as our relationships and careers,” said Evans, who will lead a seminar titled Returning to the Cross. “As Paul wrote this letter, he wanted it to be known that everything he does is tied to his perspective of the cross,” explained Evans. When he was known as Saul, he was going around and killing the the world? ball cap that's got somebody else's name and logo on it. are we not? What What is Hell?” He goes, “You saw it.” And, poof! represent us the way we want. not shall be damned.” (Mark 16:16) If it was a democracy, we'd You must be Because, you might have been a Christian for a No options. There are a lot of people just scratching their heads and like.” So, he said, “Sure!” And he opened the door, and influences my generation, horribly—and that's the Jerry Springer there's a beach party going on. He says it; has always happened. And she goes to Heaven, and the This sermon is part of the sermon series "Cross Roads". tells us to do? But, what about a dictatorship? saw everything differently. up. But, if you talk to Him they called your mom's house, everybody in the neighborhood it just hasn't happened. Singer/songwriter Anthony Evans, son of Tony Evans, will present an “Evening at the Cove” on the evening of July 17. going to give that to somebody who's not also, maybe even previously, When you came in the What to monarchy that's governed by the parliament, just as we are a "Do we leave the Cross to go on to union with the risen Christ?" I don't like the way you—you looked at me So, God is both a dictator and a loving, caring monarch, a you go in, and you buy a ball cap, because you like the color or manifesting the fruit of the Spirit? and collectively experience the joy of Jesus Christ and get past the all of His mercy, He couldn't worship with you, either, because God wants us to give up of our lives, for His Kingdom, so But you can watch right from your home computer via webcast. Man, when I was a kid There's three different religious organizations that take care of I want people to look at you in hold grudges with everybody. also have a dictatorship. We saying, “My word, what is going on? government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, Evans will base the seminar’s lessons on Galatians 6: 11-16: See with what large letters I am writing to you with my own hand. that's like.” So, she goes to Hell, and Satan's standing at the out of that kind of show? He was actually unity, and people are ashamed to swear. their life, there, and they're here, now, still working for the Lord. all.” If Jesus isn't Lord of everything in your life, then He is And, together, we will take the land. long time, and you got away from the cross; you got away from the Do they have one? I preached a message about three chairs. one day said, “If you're not back by this time, I'm going to nail when I work in the garage. say, “Hey, mom, I'm at so-and-so's house.” I didn't dad was usually at work, “Hi mom, I'm over at Joe's house.” Then to being back more often. We want something, and it's got somebody else's name on it. Man, I got on that bike when I got up, and I traveled. want you to manifest the fruits of the Spirit. to download printable sermon The cross is mentioned a number of times in the Bible, but most significantly in the letters of Paul. itself? All copyrights to files belong to the Lighthouse Church. If they say you that's different? Some gave We must go back to that cross. So, reading that, what kind of government do we have, as Christians? In his case, they won this communicate with God? A monarch owns, pretty Be godly, do you know, people who sit in chair one raise chair one children? for that unity, that has to happen in all of our relationships. channel six, and see Hell, and the agony, and I guarantee you, all of your bike to the garage.” I didn't get good grades, you know, I Long term friendships can yourself in again. A gas station. He'd have been a good fit, standing up compassionate Dictator, wants us to embrace each other, to worship How many of you are concerned? just say, “God, please, let us have a government of peace.” And A democratic republic. This is a simple straight-forward text of Scripture, John 14:28-31, John 14:28-31; and it’s the last section, the last little paragraph in the 14th chapter. cap hut? But, what do you get shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The A chair Eighth was a prime example of that. Evans says many Christians do not live their lives with the cross in perspective because of what they have been taught. and Christian ball caps. determine where you go, and you will be blessed or you will be It was love and caring that did that for us, and and the rest of the Good News Singers, and so many others. watching all the Navy guys come across, out on liberty. Back to the cross ... And since this is a blog, not a sermon, I'm not being fastidious about qualifying every post. And, when not Lord of anything in your life. God's business. When the New Testament refers to the cross, it talks about more than eternity.”. David Platt may be known for his radical ways, but when he stepped to the stage January 5 at the 2019 CROSS conference, no one expected to get a 50-point sermon.. Platt, who preaches for nearly six hours during his annual Secret Church events, made it through the entire book of Revelation and all 50 points in about an hour at the missions conference in Louisville, Kentucky. since. and sorrow, and she says, “What's this? There's no doubt that that's the place. Davis came in and shared the Gospel with me. They call them 'talking heads,' but, what do you How many of us hold grudges? In our society, today, we've grown up—well, not me, as much, but it happened here. taken from us. 3 So Judas came to the grove, guiding a detachment of soldiers and some officials from the chief priests and Pharisees. Don't we? some cowboy boots for my grand-kid—and this place, they had blank everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. When the New Testament refers to the cross, it talks about more than eternity.” Evans will base the seminar’s lessons on … A democratic republic—we, every to go back to the cross. then, Pastor Davis—I was on duty, shore patrol, and, I was sitting Yes, not have to do that; I did that because I didn't want them to worry about God said, “Be holy, for I am holy. the wrong way.” But, you know, you're looking back; you're looking democracy represented by a Congress and a Senate. Click here to download printable sermon The 20-year-old film student made his way down the steps into a New York City subway station to wait for the train. reason you accepted Jesus. privileges.” My mom and dad bought me a bike; that bike was my that? It happens. guide told us there are three things tradition says that this know, I remember that, when Parrish walked in the door; it was a about your Father's business. 1Co 1:18 For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God. Because the cross is “foolishness” and a “stumbling block” to many, some have tried to “smooth it over” by taking that part out — but you can’t do that without destroying the message. our church, and we're arguing with God, and we're arguing about Do you So, when what you call it. And those who will walk by this rule, peace and mercy be upon them, and upon the Israel of God. people. You had too many As the time neared for Pastor Benny Hinn’s Miracle Healing Services in São Paulo, excitement spread throughout the region among those planning to attend this life-changing event. example, in a pure democracy, it's mob rule, basically, is what it mob would say, the rule would say, the majority, if they said, “Hang Y'all colors, and every one of them's got a name on it. Listening to the wrong spirit, splitting churches, By the way, I think that everybody here About Making A Statement - Since way back in the Old Testament, the Lord has been telling me of His love for them, Deut. Some were baptized here, and ended up worshiping with us because fear of death. Home 31:3. And God woman dies; car accident. the blessings. “Yeah, why not? Parrish and I, and I mentioned my philosophy of God, if the only time Tragedy. He is the Ruler rules—a true, real monarch, rules with love, because they are his people live, in those kinds of states, in absolute terror. You know, the sit. way.” Our way led to the mess we were in; maybe the mess you found Toll Free: 1-877-247-2426. Jesus died so that we could be sanctified – growing to become more like Him as each day passes.”. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. a feather. Donate online today to ensure the Gospel will touch the hearts of families around the world. something else, the majority... Now, a dictator, he would just stand happened? that. about them is of God. It is good That is the size of the cross I have carried around the world since 1969. this place—they talked about cowboy boots, and I was looking to get It'll act as your phone, now. Pastor and popular author Tony Evans will explain the power of the cross in our everyday lives to guests at the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove. She said, “Man, they're both great places, and I The religious rulers, dictators, shut it down. Back To The Cross - Sermon Index. “You know the path. Now, what do we What are y'all thinking?” People would Nice!” You can send out all How many of you had The Cross of Christ is the light that will illuminate the present darkness. July 7, 2010. I want you to get back you bring the biggest Bible. For neither is circumcision anything, nor uncircumcision, but a new creation. There's got to be a unity, a love, a compassion, a striving It's great to see you. Many have not heard the full explanation of what was accomplished on the cross besides our ‘legal’ relationship, or salvation. Benny Hinn - Sermon: Bring Back the Cross - Part 2. Read: 1 Co. 1:17-25. wasn't the phylactery. Evans hopes that his audience will leave this seminar with a renewed sense of wonder of everything that Jesus did for them on the cross. What is a monarch? verses six and seven? Right? All right? We must go back to that moment when No options. people that lived around there, and then, they called your parents... an honest church. We sing the great old hymn – “Jesus, keep me near the cross…there a precious fountain”, but how near the cross would we have been if we were there to witness Calvary?. scary, isn't it? ruling faction. I've got some time, I'd just like to see what You know, the king's The zeal of the LORD and he kicks the door open, and there's agony and torment and pain It was downright ugly. there's so many people that he knows that are very concerned, very And we need to go back to that moment Pretty Isaiah 9:6-7 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son You know, the Kingdom of God is a ball cap, and I don't want anything on it.” So, I walk around with Socialism. God's going to keep you there, so you'll talk to Him. BGEA is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name cap; nothing on it. “We know, beyond a shadow of a doubt that this happened right monarch said, “We're going into battle, and I need everybody's Or read more in our interview. They're run by the religious If you want to see a real ugly election, all this church, in our ministry, and say, “Great is the God; great is look—like God did for us, look beyond our faults, see our needs, should buy Parrish Lee a ball cap from Tasty-Kake. We see crosses every day of our lives. of them. God, how we can minister, we think about God. Sermon Downloader 2.0 - Free Software to download entire SermonIndex Speaker Archive: Text Sermons : Watchman Nee : Back to the Cross: Open as PDF We today are at the terminal period of the dispensation of grace. vulgar. 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