The Power of Prayer.

Points Covered: A very practical sermon on the power of prayer based on James 5.  What happens when we pray? Click for a sermon on ‘How to Pray?’ James 5:13-18 13Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise. 14Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. 15And the prayer offered in faith will make the Continue reading →

How to face trials?

Points Covered: How to face trials? How to be patient in trials? Purpose of Job’s suffering? A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials. Lucius Annaeus Seneca All of us experience trouble in one way or another. Trials are a part of life. Everything from a flat tire to the death of a loved one, and everything in between conceivable hits our lives. Job said in Job 5:7 Man is born to trouble as surely as sparkly fly upward. Jesus Continue reading →

Knowing God’s Will. James 4:13-17

Click for the first part of this sermon Introduction: Do you realize that God has a specific will for every area of your life? The decisions you zare making today are the decisions you are going to be tomorrow, 2 years from now, and 10 years from now. So the decisions we make are very important. That decision that you are waiting to make, that desire of yours; God has a plan about it and God wants to help you make those decisions. Parents, you Continue reading →

The folly of ignoring God’s will. James 4:13-15

How to know the will of God in my life? Introduction: Is it your strong desire to do God’s will? Do you find yourself praying the disciples’ prayer, Jesus taught us to pray, “Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name, Thy kingdom come…and then He said this Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” Does doing the will of God that come easy for you? A Christian is a person basically committed to doing the will of God. Jesus Continue reading →

The Transforming Friendship! James 4:1-10

Points Covered: The transforming friendship is the friendship with God. God is our best friend. Read this blog to know more on friendship with God… Sermon series on James Introduction: We all have friends in life. A good friend can benefit you in lifting your-esteem and help you to be the best person you can be. We are so careful in choosing a friend, isn’t it? Likewise we need to have the right spiritual friendship to lead a good Christian life. Well, I want to bring Continue reading →

Guard your Words -2 James 3:1-12

Points Covered: This sermon talks 5 reasons we must control our tongue. Control your tongue because it has the potential to condemn, potential to control, potential to destroy, full of poison, and practices double standards. Click for part 1 of this sermon Illustration: Winston Churchill exemplified integrity and respect in the face of opposition. During his last year in office, he attended an official ceremony. Several rows behind him two gentlemen began whispering. “That’s Winston Churchill.” “They say he is getting senile.” “They say he should Continue reading →

Guard Your Words. James 3:1-5

Points covered: This post speaks to us the importance of our words. Guard your words because your tongue has the potential to control you and condemn you. Click for part 2 of this sermon Joke: Once four worship team members went for a vacation. One evening they decided to tell each other their biggest sins. The guitarist said, “Well, it’s kind of embarrassing, but my big temptation is that I never pray. My sin is worse,” said the pianist. “It’s gambling. One Saturday instead of going Continue reading →

Faith in Action.

We all talk about faith, we sing about faith and read about faith but God wants to us to put our faith into practice, live out our faith in life. A true believer has his faith on display at all times. James 2:20 You foolish person, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless? We are righteous when we put into action our faith. We need works of faith, not faith alone. James here gives us a couple of examples of living faith Continue reading →

Who is a true Christian? James 2:21-26

Complete sermon series on James Points Covered: Who is a true Christian? Are all Christians truly Christians? How can you be a true Christian? A wonderful sermon on how we can be a true living Christian. Introduction: Christianity is one of the largest religions of the world. Worldwide 6.9 billon people are Christians which constitute 31% of the world population. I am sure they believe in Jesus Christ, the Son of God and a majority of them go to church and are baptized. Do all Continue reading →

Going through the motions? – James 2:14-20

Complete sermon series on James. Points covered: Faith without action, deeds of faith, faith in action, are we going through motions or is our faith True? Introduction: We all start many things with great enthusiasm and joy in life. Most often after sometime things tend to get more routine and people lose interest of things. Sadly such attitude can creep into our faith life. I have seen many believers lose their interest, zeal, and love for God and are just name-sake believers. Are you in Continue reading →