Pastor Shiflett

How to Pray for Missionaries

How to Pray for Missionaries 1 Thessalonians 5:25 Brethren, pray for us. Intro: Of all the people in the world we could pray for, our missionaries should be near the top of the list. They deserve our prayer for several reasons. We should pray for them because of:                A. The Dedication they Embrace               …

The Secret of Discipleship – 1/24/20 PM

The Secret to Discipleship Acts 11:26 And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church, and taught much people. And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch. Intro: Discipleship is important. It has always been important, and…

Censoring Truth – 1/17/21 PM

Censoring Truth Acts 5:40-42 Intro: In our text tonight, we find the apostles in the early church forbidden from preaching the gospel. They were commanded not to speak in the name of Jesus.                A. Their Command – vs. 40 “…they were commanded that they should not speak in the name of Jesus…”                B.…

The Downsides of Doubt – 1/10/21

The Downsides of Doubt Matthew 13:58 And he did not many mighty works there because of their unbelief. Intro: They were astonished at:                A. His Words – 54 he taught them…insomuch that they were astonished… Matthew 7 28 And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended these sayings, the people were astonished at…

The Atrocity of Apathy – 1/6/20 PM

The Atrocity of Apathy Philippians 2:20 For I have no man likeminded, who will naturally care for your state. Alternate title: Nobody Cares Intro: Paul revealed that there was a serious lack of concern and care for the spiritual state of the church.                A. Paul’s Concern – vs. 19 “…that I may know your…

The Prerequisites of Renewal – 1/3/20 AM

Watch this message here: Renew Sermon Series Part 1 The Prerequisites of Renewal Isaiah 40:31 But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. 41:1 Keep silence before me, O islands;…

Going Forward – 12/30/20

Watch this message here: Going Forward Exodus 14:15 And the LORD said unto Moses, Wherefore criest thou unto me? speak unto the children of Israel, that they go forward: Intro: As we gather together for the last service of 2020, let’s turn our hearts to going forward. God is pleased when His people go forward.…