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Giving Wisdom to the Simple — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

Giving Wisdom to the Simple Proverbs 6:1-5 (NKJV) Ps Sam Powell My son, if you become surety for your friend, If you have shaken hands in pledge for a stranger, You are snared by the words of your mouth; You are taken by the words of your mouth. So do this, my son, and deliver …

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Finding Rest — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

  …the simple man believes that everyone is good. Everyone is well-meaning. That this kind of evil doesn’t actually exist. “People don’t just lie. He looked me straight in the eye. People just don’t hurt each other for fun. No one is like that. People don’t just slander and attack and destroy reputations for no …

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Walking with the Wounded — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

Does the book of Galatians tell us that we are to “restore” an abuser in a spirit of gentleness. This is often the excuse church leaders use when they take the abuser under their wing and attempt to “restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness…” In this sermon Ps Sam Powell examines two …

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Trusting God when the Reviler Attacks — by Ps Sam Powell

Trusting God when the Reviler Attacks Psalm 31 (NKJV) by Ps Sam Powell Psalm 31 In You, O Lord, I put my trust; Let me never be ashamed; Deliver me in Your righteousness. 2 Bow down Your ear to me, Deliver me speedily; Be my rock of refuge, A fortress of defense to save me. 3 For …

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Tend the Sheep — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

Tend the Sheep 1 Peter 5: 1-4 NKJV by Ps Sam Powell The elders who are among you I exhort, I who am a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that will be revealed:  Shepherd the flock of God which is among you, serving …

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The sheep that will enter into eternal life are the ones who gave a glass of cool water to the thirsty

You can articulate all the right theology but if it doesn’t lead you to giving a cup of cold water for the thirsty, food for the hungry, and declaring freedom for the oppressed and the captives, then all you are doing is whistling nonsense. The One Who Wouldn’t Look Away Hebrews 11:23-27 Ps Sam Powell …

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