This sermon was given during a preaching course at Bethel Seminary (CP720, you should take it!). The context was given to me after my first sermon in the course. I was to be preaching the Sunday after the tragic death of two youth in our church. Not the best context to preach into (I was
Topic: Answering God’s Call to ServicePreacher: Jennifer Horton and Paul PrinsDate: August 28, 2005 Summary:Some biblical examples of God’s calling paired with a current example of Paul Prins’ calling into ministry in France this next year. What are some basic steps to work through in order to understand your calling. Download MP3 (19 megs)
Americans be warned of the Lord Almighty He fumes with furry over your boasting and pride. Never has He poured out blessings as He has upon you and your fathers Yet you continue to squander your gifts for worldly gain Your backs have turned from your Creator
Our lives are spent accomplishing everything from project, compiling a great work of historical value, loving others, bringing peace, causing war, attaining friends, knowledge, wealth, and a number of others simply limited by our imagination. It seems only natural to be excited about that which weve done before, or are on the verge of completion.
Recently Ive been reading a lot of the old testament while working through a book on the prophets by the renowned Jewish scholar Abraham Heschel called The Prophets as well as continuing to work on my prayer life and reading a short devo book by Andrew Murray titled Absolute Surrender and there have been some