Healing at The Pool

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture Reference: John 5: 1-5 Introduction:  What are the problems we are facing today? Maybe for years we are praying about it. The problem has become a part of our life and we have the same life routine everyday. We have the same lifestyle where there is no peace, the same sickness haunt us every day and the same circumstances. We need a change. Many of you are crying for a change this today. Lord, maybe I could change this; change that Continue reading →

The Altars of Abram

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture portion: Genesis 12 & 13 Introduction: God expects man to commune with him. This is the reason he created us. An altar is a raised place, usually used for worship. In the Bible we read about altars. The first altar was built by Noah. In Hebrews altar means ‘slaughter place,’ in Greek it means a place for sacrifice.’ In the Old Testament people sacrificed animals and worshipped God through which sacrificed God communed with man. In the New Testament we do Continue reading →

Abraham and the Call of God

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Genesis 12:1-5 Introduction: Some people believe God calls only Christians. Some believe God calls only pastors and church leaders. The fact is God calls everyone and the call of God is open to all who believe in Him. In other words the call of God is open to them who listens to the voice of the Lord. Many people in the Bible heard the call of God, some obeyed and those who obeyed God blessed. Let us see the life of Continue reading →

When God is silent

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Genesis 16 Introduction: Man basically likes to interact and talk with people. When someone whom we love stops talking to us it is painful. Silence is painful for the receiver. When God is silent it can be even painful. We want to hear from God like Moses or Elijah whom God spoke to almost their entire lifetime. How long has it been that God has spoken to you? How long has it been that your prayers are unanswered? Sometimes when we Continue reading →

Signs of the Lord’s coming

Scripture: Matthew 24 Introduction: One day there is going to be a great exodus from planet Earth. Millions will disappear on that day. In the Bible it is called as rapture. Rapture is the second coming the Lord Jesus Christ, and we are all waiting for that blessed day. Bible says Jesus is coming back very soon. Matthew 16:1-3 The Pharisees and Sadducees came to Jesus and tested him by asking him to show them a sign from heaven. He replied “When evening comes, you say, ‘It Continue reading →

God’s Covenant with Abraham

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Genesis 15 Introduction: How many of you have received promises from God? It is always exciting to get a promise, but waiting for that promise to fulfill is a painful process. Maybe you are praying hard and tired of waiting for the promise. Maybe you do not even have a hint of what is going to happen to you looking at your present life. You may be wondering where are God’s promises. Do you feel you are anywhere near to God’s promises Continue reading →

Types of Anger

Points Covered: Anger is common to all. This is a sermon on the different types of anger. How to deal with anger? How not to sin when you are angry? Scripture: Ephesians 4:26 Introduction: Anger is a powerful emotion. It can be used either in productive or destructive ways. When we get angry our anger is mixed with physical and emotional changes. It produces adrenaline. When we are angry our emotions are on the edge and we say and do things which we normally would not do. Continue reading →

The Integrity of Abraham

Points Covered: A sermon on integrity based on the life of Abraham. This blog deals with the benefits of integrity and the integrity of Abraham. Scripture: Genesis 14:1-24 Introduction: Today I want to continue with my sermon series ‘Abraham – Father of Faith.’ Last week we looked at the altars of Abraham and we saw how Lot and Abraham got separated. This morning I want to talk to you about the integrity of Abraham. Integrity in the dictionary means a person who has high moral standards. They Continue reading →

Are you ready for rapture?

Scripture: Matthew 25:1-13 Introduction: Are you ready for rapture? From the very beginning of the church, believers are waiting for the second coming of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. According to the Bible these are the end of the end days and the signs show that the coming of our Lord is very, very near.  Acts 1:10-11; 1 Thessalonians 4:16, & 1 Corinthians 15:51 speak about the coming of Jesus Christ. Jesus is coming back, and when he returns will he find you awake and alert or Continue reading →

Faith of the Centurion

Faith of the Centurion. Scripture: Luke 7:1-10 Introduction: God expects his children be people of extraordinary faith. He wants us to look at our circumstances through the eyes of faith. The Bible says faith can move mountains. How is your faith now? Faith can bring changes in our situation. Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. Our faith is not based on our present situation but it looks forward to the future. Do you have Continue reading →