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sermons tagged 'Worship'

Wonder & Worship

Matthew 15.29-31
Jan 28th 2018

Are you someone with a disability? Do you know someone with a disability? How about someone with a deadly disease? Do you know anyone who needs healing, who needs hope? Who doesn't?!

For some, even the topic makes them nervous, finds them fleeing the scene in fear,...read >>

disability, Healer, healing, hope, Jesus, mercy, Messiah, miracle, salvation, wonder, worship
healing, hope, Matthew

Soli Deo Gloria

Romans 11.33-36
Nov 26th 2017

Why are you here? Why do you exist? What were you made for? Do you know?

These are "core questions". Questions that get at the heart of life, our understanding of everything else. The Dark Ages lasted for about a thousand years, from the 5th to the 15th...read >>

glory, honor, praise, Soli Deo Gloria, worship
Five Sola, glory, Reformation

Family Integrated Worship

Deuteronomy 6.1-9
Mar 12th 2017

South Church is a family integrated church. Uh... ok? So what's that?

Well, it's part of our DNA, so to speak: one of the defining aspects & attributes of our church family. That to say, it's pretty important to us.

But you're probably still asking,...read >>

children, family, integration, student ministry, worship, youth, youth pastors
Mission, Vision, Worship

Hostility, Indifference, Worship

Matthew 2.1-12
Mar 22nd 2015

Matthew continues his mission today of proclaiming to his jewish brethren Jesus' right to the throne. However, there's already a king enthroned in Jerusalem, but he has no right to be there at all: Herod, the Edomite. When the star-following Magi appear from the...read >>

Bethlehem, faith, Gentile, Herod, Jesus, Jew, love, Magi, Mary, prophecy, sacrifice, star of Bethlehem, worship
faith, Matthew, worship

Patient & Persistent Joy

John 15.11, Romans 12.2, Luke 24.27,32, Acts 2.42-47, 1 John 1.3-4
Aug 24th 2014

Christ calls us to much more than Sunday mornings.

How would you define your faith? How would you define God? How does your understanding & knowledge of Him line up with Truth, what He has revealed of Himself in His Word?

The Son of God, the Word of God, the...read >>

calling, glory, joy, ministry, mission, Proclaim, purpose, Restore, South Church, Sustain, vision, worship
joy, mission, vision

Abe's Meeting with Melchy - Part 2

Genesis 14.17-24
May 26th 2013

Today we take a closer look at the character Abram met with upon return from victory: Melchizedek. What would be the impact of Abram's worship with Melchy? How were his on-loooking pagan pals impacted?

What about our meetings with Melchy? Has He left an impact on...read >>

Christophony, communion, generosity, giving, Jesus, judging others, Melchizedek, theophony
Genesis 14, Jesus, worship

How Faith Handles A Family Feud

Genesis 13
Apr 28th 2013

When you work hard for something, it's hard to entrust it to the hands of another. But what when it's a gift? One you didn't deserve, you can't possibly preserve, but will never run out of?

Having learned his lesson in Egypt, we've a different Abram on the scene...read >>

Abram, alter, blessing, Brennan Manning, faith, generosity, Genesis 13, hope, Lot, promise, Promised Land, trust, wait, worship
faith, generosity, Genesis

Culture For Worship

Genesis 4.17-26
Jan 13th 2013

So what becomes of the family line of rebellious Cain? Prosperity! Weird huh? Despite the counsel of Job's friends, it look as though the wicked do prosper. But something tells me you know a few that do, too!

Then what of the righteous? Well, they'll build their...read >>

Cain, culture, Lamech, mammon, money, murder, name, perspective, prosperity, remnant, Seth, seventy times seven, worship
culture, Genesis 4, worship

Parenting With Praise

Deut 6.1-9, Ps 145.4
Sep 9th 2012

Jesus was clear, "No one can come unless the Father draws him." So even the most perfect parenting can't guarantee godliness in the lives of our children.

Just ask Ezekiel, God can raise up faithful children from a field of dry bones. Something tells me...read >>

affection, children, evangelism, love, parenting, praise, preach, teach, worship, zeal
Church life, family, vision

Great Commandment, Great Commission

Oct 23rd 2011

Next Sunday marks South Church's two year anniversary. Today the Lord provided an opportunity for us to be reminded of the vision He has given South Church to reach the un-churched and de-churched in our community.

It is entirely unoriginal, and certainly simple. I...read >>

Great Commandment, Great Commission, Jesus, mission, missional, prod, restore, sustain, worship
missional, vision

Our God, Worthy of all Praise!!!

Deuteronomy 10.12-22
Feb 13th 2011

Thankfully, God keeps it simple for us...He desires us to fear Him, walk in all His ways, love Him, and serve Him with all our heart and soul, keeping His commandments. This is the kind of worship God desires...the God who created the earth and yet also loves us and...read >>

evangelism, love, obey, odenwald, restore, worship
Deuteronomy 10

Taste & See: the Lord is good!

Psalm 34.8-14
Jan 2nd 2011

Did you know you were created to worship? We all spend our lives proclaiming the worth of things we love, so what matters most do you? What do you worship?

David was a man after the Lord's own heart and the Psalms record this passionate man's walk with the Lord...read >>

behavior, good, heart, James, joy, love, Matthew, mouth, taste, tongue, worship
Psalm 34

Worship

Jun 20th 2010

Pastor Eric shares his thoughts on where he has been, where he is, and where God is leading him as he leads South Church in worship at Proclaim.

Drawing from both Scripture and other sources on worship, Pastor Eric provides a definition of and the basis for living...read >>

song
worship

Worship 101

Jan 3rd 2010

What is it? Why is it? When is it? How do we do it?

Discovering the answers to these questions is almost as difficult as trying to nail jello to the wall.

However, the Scripture does provide us with the tools of worship: namely, Jesus Christ.read >>

Great Commandment, heart, love, mind, New Covenant, Psalm, Romans 12, worship
discipline, ministry, vision

Consumed or Consumer

John 2.12-22
Nov 22nd 2009

Jesus is zealous for His Father's name, fame, and reputation in our community.

This morning we get a glimpse of that zeal in the way He protects what is sacred, and destroys what is not near the outer gates of His Father's house.

With temple tables flying, money...read >>

dove, Jesus, money, oxen, selfish, sheep, tables, temple, worship
Gospel of John, John 2

Witness Begins in Worship

John 1.6-8,15,19-23
Sep 27th 2009

We do evangelism all the time... we are constantly sharing with people what it is that brings us joy: we share stories about the family vacation, we display pictures of our kids, we recap the big game. We freely testify to what brings us joy. So, how about...read >>

evangelism, go, God's life, joy, love, share, tell, witness, worship, worship
Gospel of John, John 1