Author Archives: pastorshine

Understand Your Position.

Rev. Shine P. Thomas How should we behave now that we are God’s children? Introduction: God called us from darkness into his divine light. Now we are born again and an heir of the Kingdom of God. How is your walk with the Lord now? Does our conduct magnify God’s name? Is there progress in your spiritual life from when you were saved? In Ephesians 2, God speaks of the condition of man. Ephesians 2:1 As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and Continue reading →

Divine Expansion – 2015

Introduction: Praise the Lord. The clock is ticking and at this moment we have less than an hour before we begin New Year 2015. We are seeing this moment because God was faithful in 2014. Yes, down to the smallest details of our life had been guided by God. Let’s lift up your hands and give thanks to the Lord for 2014.  God has given me a challenging theme for 2015 – Divine Expansion.  Isaiah 54:2-3 2“Enlarge the place of your tent, stretch your tent Continue reading →

Thanksgiving 2014

Points Covered: A sermon to be preached for thanksgiving service. This sermon focuses on seven reasons for thanksgiving. Seven reasons for giving thanks to God. Psalm 136:1-3 1Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever. 2Give thanks to the God of gods. His love endures forever. 3Give thanks to the Lord of lords: His love endures forever. Today is City Harvest Thanksgiving Sunday. What a great time it is to thank God: God has brought us to the last week Continue reading →

Christmas – A message of HOPE.

Points Covered: A Christmas message of hope. The hope that came to man on Christmas. Introduction: Well what a joy is it to celebrate yet another Christmas. It reminds of God’s faithfulness upon us year after year. Maybe some of you are having a great time this season. Maybe you are going through tough times –Times of uncertainties, challenges, and facing and setback in life. I want to tell you no matter what your condition – there is a reason to celebrate because Christ in Continue reading →

Waiting in Hope.

A encouraging Christmas sermon on waiting in hope while waiting for the promise. Introduction: We all have dreams and goals in life. We are waiting for a breakthrough to happen, we want a situation to turn around etc. But when things do not happen as we want them to be, most of us get frustrated and lose our joy in life. Are you waiting indefinitely for something? Have you ever asked God for something very genuine and you seem to get no answers for it? Well, Continue reading →

Righteous Joseph.

Points Covered: Living righteous in an unrighteous world based on the life of righteous Joseph, Jesus’s father. Introduction: It is always easy to travel downstream than to travel upstream. It is easy to be living like the world than to live according to the word of God. How is you life? Are you living like the world or living according to the word of God? It needs courage and determination to travel upstream isn’t it? There is a story of courage that took place in the very Continue reading →