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Surprise Church of Christ
Surprise, Arizona 85374
623-556-2700

About David
  • Education: David Lipscomb University, Ohio Valley Colege, Rochester College, Liberty University. BA in Ministry Studies from Rochester College
  • Experience: I started my Ministry Labor Day weekend of 1971.Since then I have preached in: Sharon, PA, Fairmont, WV, Piketon, OH, Grafton, OH. I have ministered in Waterford MI for since the fall of 1987 through 2015. Presently preaching for the Surprise Church of Christ, Surprise, AZ.
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: My biggest fan.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: It's not about you.
  • Books that have had an impact: Surprising Insights into the Unchurched by Tom Raines -- Ashamed of the Gospel by John macArthur
  • Hobbies: Reading, Fishing Golf, Building model wooden ships
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: 1 the most powerful force in the universe Love. 2 The most powerful example of Love Christ’s death for our sins. 3 All things work for good to those who love God and are called according to HIS purpose.
  • What I want on my tombstone: He cared
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  • The Chrisitan And The Iron

    Contributed on Jan 31, 2022
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    1. Place a brown paper sack on the pulpit and let people wonder what’s in it. 2. One of Jesus' most effective methods of instruction was the "object lesson."

    TEXT: Phil. 4:13-19 INTRODUCTION: 1. Place a brown paper sack on the pulpit and let people wonder what’s in it. 2. One of Jesus' most effective methods of instruction was the "object lesson." 3. With the object lesson, the instructor takes an object – either inanimate or animate – and ...read more

  • The Power Of Hope

    Contributed on Jan 31, 2022
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    1. We all need hope. 2. Hope is one of the most powerful forces in the universe. 3. Wouldn’t you love to be as self-assured as King David? 4. If any man ever lived on the mountain, it was David.

    I. We all need hope consider David. He Had it all. A. Killed the bear and the lion with his bare hands. B. He had stood in the valley of Elah and killed the giant. C. Saul has killed his thousands, but David had killed his ten thousands. D. He conquered Jerusalem E. He was the champion of Israel. 2 ...read more

  • Hope For The Future

    Contributed on Jan 17, 2022
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    Have you ever noticed that man and women who do not know and trust God have an innate fear of the future?

    HOPE FOR THE FUTURE Introduction: 1. Have you ever noticed that man and women who do not know and trust God have an innate fear of the future? 2. Do you doubt me? 3. WHERE WERE YOU AT 11:58 P.M. on December 31, 1999? What was going through your mind? Was your heart beating just a little fast? Were ...read more

  • The Upward Call

    Contributed on Jan 15, 2022
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    With the year 2022 I want to encourage you to turn the page the past and focus on the future and accept the upward call

    Text: Philippians 3:12-14 Introduction: 1. Illustration – Recently, a Taiwanese tourist visiting Australia was so engrossed by her Facebook page on her smartphone that she walked right off the pier plunging twenty feet into the icy waters of the ocean below. Rescue workers were called and after ...read more

  • Ten Commandments For Teens

    Contributed on May 3, 2021
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    Since Moses came down off the mountain, lists of ten have been popular

    TEN COMMANDMENTS FOR TEENAGERS Text: 1 Tim 4:12-13 INTRODUCTION: 1. Since Moses came down from the mountain with the 10 Commandments, groupings of 10 have been popular 2. For years David Letterman’s nightly feature was a Top Ten List. 3. Today we are going to talk about (Title). 4. Before you get ...read more

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