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R. David Reynolds avatar
The Cost of Discipleship
Shared by: R. David Reynolds on Sep, 2003
Summary: The Text is the Gospel Reading for Common Lectionary, Year B, the theme is characteristics of a Disciple as seen in this text.
Kenneth Sauer avatar
Sometimes We Think We Know Better Than the Lord
Shared by: Kenneth Sauer on Mar, 2009
Summary: A sermon on the Cross-centered life.
based on 49 ratings
Scripture: Mark 8:31-38
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 12,511
Rick Crandall avatar
The Truth about Discipleship
Shared by: Rick Crandall on Mar, 2009
Summary: Jesus wants us to know the truth about being one of His disciples. He wants all of us to count the cost, so in vs. 24 the Lord tells us three things we must do.
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 16:20-25
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,426
Gerald Steffy avatar
Shared by: Gerald Steffy on Oct, 2009
Summary: The focus of a true faith is centered in Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Colossians 2:16-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,428
Gaither Bailey avatar
More Than All
Shared by: Gaither Bailey on Nov, 2009
Summary: It isn’t how much you give to the work of the church that matters. It is how much you keep for yourself that concerns God.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Mark 12:38-44
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 655
Gregg Bitter avatar
Be a Loser for Christ
Shared by: Gregg Bitter on Aug, 2010
Summary: Wear the label 'Loser' proudly, when it comes by confessing Jesus and following him as you deny yourself and take up your cross.
Scripture: Luke 9:18-24
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 689
Bill Sullivan avatar
Giving Up Billy McFarland
Shared by: Bill Sullivan on Sep, 2010
Summary: a sermon on sacrifice
Andy Payne avatar
Sending "Beautiful Feet"
Shared by: Andy Payne on May, 2010
Summary: Baptist Union of New Zealand's Self Denial Appeal for their mission agency Tranzsend.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Acts 8:26-40
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 519
Jerry Flury avatar
The Abrogation of Self
Shared by: Jerry Flury on Jun, 2010
Summary: There is a marked difference between a believer and a disciple, between being a Spirit-sealed Christian and a Spirit-filled Christian. The distinguishing mark of the disciple, the Spirit-filled Christian, and the soldier of the Kingdom is the abrogation o
based on 20 ratings
Scripture: 2 Timothy 2:1-5
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 10,148
Jonathan McLeod avatar
The Glorious Cross
Shared by: Jonathan McLeod on Jun, 2010
Summary: Paul gives us two proper responses to the cross of Christ.
Series: Galatians
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Galatians 6:11-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 554
Glenn Durham avatar
Help! I Don’t Want to be Humble
Shared by: Glenn Durham on Jun, 2010
Summary: God strengthens us with everything we need for God-glorifying and self-satisfying humility.
Series: Philippians
based on 14 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 2:5-11
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 4,046
Ken Harris avatar
"Tell Somebody"
Shared by: Ken Harris on Jul, 2010
Summary: The purpose of this sermon is to motivate the hearers to “tell somebody” that there is a price tag to consider before committing oneself to following Jesus Christ. Because it could mean becoming a geographical nomad.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Luke 9:57-62
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,242
Richard Cook avatar
Crossbearers Needed
Shared by: Richard Cook on Aug, 2009
Summary: A sermon admonishing believers to deny themselves and take up their cross daily, as our Lord instructed us to do.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 16:24-17:1
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,270
W.  Leon Morrow avatar
Who is Leading?
Shared by: W. Leon Morrow on Mar, 2009
Summary: This sermon is designed to guide the members of the congregation to deny oneself, to take up ones cross, and to follow Jesus.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Mark 8:31-38
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 828
Dave McFadden avatar
“Gain the Proper Perspective on Self”
Shared by: Dave McFadden on Mar, 2009
Summary: If i am going to experiencing the happiness described by our Savior in the Beatitudes, I must put self in proper perspective.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 5:5
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 550
Norayr Hajian avatar
Freedom Through Self-Denial
Shared by: Norayr Hajian on Apr, 2008
Summary: On the one hand, Jesus says "deny yourself, take up your cross and follow me." On the other hand Jesus says "I have come that they may have life and have it to the full." The message explains how is self-denial is a life "to the fullest".
based on 16 ratings
Scripture: Luke 9:23
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 4,943
Curtis  Rowe avatar
Wisdom for Successful Living
Shared by: Curtis Rowe on Aug, 2008
Summary: Disciplines which contribute to Godly success.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 35:1-19
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,078
Clark Tanner avatar
"My Soul Safe in Christ"
Shared by: Clark Tanner on Jun, 2008
Summary: If we believe Jesus is the Christ, we will follow where He leads.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 9:18-27
Denomination: Orthodox
Views: 460
David Roth avatar
Give up giving up
Shared by: David Roth on Feb, 2015
Summary: Ash Wednesday (B). Too often we focus on our outward behavior, our sins. But the root of our problem is not sins, but sin, our sinful nature. Joel urges us to "Turn to God and live."
Ron Tuit avatar
When You Suffer
Shared by: Ron Tuit on Feb, 2013
Summary: Everyone suffers in our fallen world. Get used to it! It comes with the turf. But for God’s people, suffering is not merely a consequence of sin: it holds God’s eternal purpose,.
Series: Romans
Ron Tuit avatar
“EVERYBODY Wants to Go to Heaven”
Shared by: Ron Tuit on Feb, 2013
Summary: Everybody wants to go to Heaven so why are so many people afraid to die?
Series: Romans
Jon MacKinney avatar
That Word Our Flesh Hates...
Shared by: Jon MacKinney on Nov, 2010
Summary: James and John thought they were pulling a fast one. But their values were updside down.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Matthew 20:20-28
Denomination: Evangelical Free
Views: 274
Rick Pendleton avatar
The Character of Caleb
Shared by: Rick Pendleton on Nov, 2012
Summary: The scripture says Caleb had a unique spirit... this sermon explores that spirit.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Numbers 14:24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,725
Jon Lipka avatar
Value Engineering
Shared by: Jon Lipka on Mar, 2012
Summary: No servant is above his master, and the disciples of Christ are called to follow Him to the Calvary, however costly this may be.
Scripture: Mark 8:31-38
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 1,144
Kevin Ruffcorn avatar
A Different Drummer
Shared by: Kevin Ruffcorn on Mar, 2012
Summary: Not much is said about self-denial and sacrifice in today's church and society, but it is central to the life of a disciple of Jesus Christ.
Series: Lent B
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Mark 8:31-38
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,003
Bishop Dr. Julius Soyinka avatar
Shared by: Bishop Dr. Julius Soyinka on Apr, 2012
Summary: We are called to be real disciples of Christ, and not just to be mere converts or followers. We therefore need to meet the conditions required to be accepted accepted as His true disciples.
Guy McGraw avatar
IF WE SAY.....
Shared by: Guy McGraw on May, 2012
Summary: Can you spell SIN? M-I-S-T-A-K-E? It is pretty easy because it has a huge I right in the middle. That is the essence of sin. The holy trinity of sin is me, myself and I. Sin is our major problem, sin is why Christ had to com
Series: 1 John 2012
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 John 1:8-9
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,210
Tim White avatar
The Thing About This
Shared by: Tim White on Nov, 2011
Summary: What is the key to 2 Corinthians 4:15. You have to go back to verse six and an old testament story to get the full picture and impact to see the power of this promise.
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 736
Sherm Nichols avatar
Your So-Called Life
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Nov, 2011
Summary: Jesus calls us not just to live differently, but to die to ourselves and to regard our lives as not our own
Scripture: Matthew 16:24-27
Views: 972
Clair Sauer avatar
I Am Thirsty
Shared by: Clair Sauer on Mar, 2013
Summary: Hanging on the cross, Jesus' declaration of thirst shows us not only his full humanity, but the full extent of his suffering, and it beckons us to follow in this way of suffering self-denial.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 19:28-29
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 4,173