John 4:46-54 (RA-22450, Program: 3118, Air date: 08.05.18) INTRODUCTION. Preview Share Embed. SEVEN THINGS THAT BUILD A STRONG CHRISTIAN LIFE #5 - Make Sure Jesus Name Has It’s Proper Place In Your Life Scripture: Acts 19:13-17 Introduction: Review 1) Don’t Be A Quitter 2) Feed On The Word 3) Be Filled With The Spirit 4) Let God Work Through You Remember we said that a strong nation consists… Features Pricing Upload Sermon Get started for FREE. When faith beholds the divine antitype, no thought of disquietude should ever arise again. Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. If anything be strong enough for you to trust your eternal destiny to it, your trust ought not to be tinctured with suspicion, or soured with mistrust; it ought to be unalloyed as pure gold, and immovable as a granite rock. Romans 4:20 WHY WE SHOULD BE STRONG & COURAGEOUS TEXT: Joshua 1:1-9 I. because God wants to do something for us - Joshua 1:6 A. What good is to be healed if we eventually die without Jesus? - Mt 8:28-29 B. The child of God does not boast of his faith, for it is only a simple childlike trust, yet it glorifieth God more than all the efforts of proud reason, for it calleth him by the name which he loves, and it putteth him into the place which he delights in, namely, that of Father to his own chosen. Our aim will be to develop strong faith that will cause us to be successful in life. Jesus warns us to build our lives on a strong foundation. Contributed by Paul Fritz on Oct 18, 2000. based on 34 … Oh, you who have known him from your youth, and have proved his faithfulness till you have come to palsied age, do not now begin to suspect your gracious God. Strong faith has a quiet tongue, and does the daring deed without preliminary boasting. Dr. Joel Beeke. Sermons on Faith. Text: Habakkuk 2:4, Romans 1:17 Sermon Series: Strong Faith for Confusing Times (Habakkuk) Hesitating and questioning, hoping and fearing, make but a lame walk for a Christian pilgrim, and are unreasonable and indefensible. Bible > Sermons > Romans 4:19-22. He has given to some men all the abilities necessary for the conversion of many souls, all the knowledge, all the utterance and a large part of the zeal; but they do not believe in him, and therefore they are not established. Reasons for strong faith may be found in abundance in the character of God. Lastly, we who are teachers of others ought to have strong faith in God. 1. We shall not cry “How wonderful!” every time a prayer is answered, but we shall reckon it a matter of necessity that God should stand to every word that cometh out of his mouth. It is never chargeable with being unreasonable fanaticism or blind credence: it is a sound, prudent, justifiable thing. Point me to one boastful word that ever fell from Abraham. I have kept the faith.” Craig Brian Larson is co-author of Preaching that Connects (Zondervan). We need to remember the source of our faith is... 3. That is a rare thing nowadays. If it be so, then his true word spoken in wisdom can readily enough be carried out: he has but to will it, and it is done. And, what is more, I do not think we shall have many conversions unless we expect God to bless the word, and feel certain that he will do so. Sermon The Just Shall Live by Faith. If it had been foolish it might pass away, but since it is ordered by eternal wisdom it will outlast the everlasting hills. Romans 4:19-22 And being not weak in faith, he considered not his own body now dead, when he was about an hundred years old… I. “If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater: for this is the witness of God which he hath witnessed of his son. 22 If I am to go on living in the body, this will mean fruitful labor… Without the graces of the Spirit in him a man cannot glorify God. For a child to trust its father is natural, so natural that no one counts it a virtue. Strong faith treats God according to his infinite character: it does not suspect him, because it knows him to be the God of truth; it does not doubt the possibility of his accomplishing his promise, because it knows him to be God all-sufficient; it does not question his faithfulness, because it knows him to be absolutely immutable. There is a waiting time for the testing of your faith, but in the end it will be seen that he has withheld no good thing from them that walk uprightly, and you will have to say at last, like hoary headed Joshua, “There failed not ought of any good thing which the Lord had spoken unto the house of Israel; all came to pass.” Brethren, ought we to doubt our God when we have no cause to show for it? . Let God be true and every man a liar. Brother Kenneth Hagin often said: “Feed your faith and starve your … Nor if such a thing were possible could it be of any benefit to us, for the faith which saves the soul must be personal and cannot be performed by proxy. These sermons on faith will inspire you as you craft your own sermon on this topic. This happens primarily through efforts in publishing and broadcasting biblical truth. We can almost forgive you young people who have just started in the Christian life if you are vexed with doubts and fears, though truly God does not deserve them even of you; but when your sires begin to doubt, what shall we say of them?