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17 Oct - Nehemiah's Plotters

Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 10/17/2010 - 16:00

Nehemiah faced ridicule, psychological warfare and intimidation from Sanballat, Tobias and others.

His response was to pray and to take practical action.

Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
4:1-12

10th Oct - Nehemiah's Planning

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 10/10/2010 - 16:00

 Nehemiah recognised that he could not do it on his own. He needed others and encouraged them to:

1. Put God First

  • You enter the kingdom by being born again (the Sheep Gate - John 10).
  • You serve the kingdom by putting God first

2. Preserve the Unity

Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
3:1-32

3rd Oct - Nehemiah's preparation

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 10/03/2010 - 16:00

Nehemiah arrives in Jerusalem and make preparation. He ...

  • Rested (v.11)
  • Reflected (v.12,16)
  • Reviewed (v.13-15)
  • was Ready to share (v.17)
  • Relied on God (v.18,20)
  • Resisted those who mocked (v.19,20) 
Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
2:11-20

26 Sept - Nehemiah's Partners

Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 09/26/2010 - 16:00

Justin Knowles on Nehemiah 2:1-9

  • Nehemiah’s Plight
  • Nehemiah’s Prayer
  • Nehemiah’s Partnership
  • How did Nehemiah know it was God’s will?
Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
2:1-9

12th Sept - Nehemiah's prayer

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 09/12/2010 - 16:00

Nehemiah gives us a pattern for prayer -

First focus on God (Adoration);

  • then Confess (Confession);
  • then lay hold of God's promises (Thanksgiving);
  • finally pleading for success (Supplication).

When we pray, God ACTS.

Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
1:4-11

5th Sept - Nehemiah's passion

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Series: 
Nehemiah - City in Crisis
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 09/05/2010 - 16:00

Nehemiah was very comfortable but received bad news from his fellow countrymen in Jerusalem. How did he respond to this and what lessons are there for us?

Book of the Bible: 
Nehemiah
Chapter: 
1:1-5

29 August - Delighting in God

Sermon Time: 
Sun, 08/29/2010 - 16:00

 Psalm 37  Delighting in God!

1.         Do not fret !  (verse 1)

2.         Rather, delight !  (verse 4)

3.         ... For God will act !  (verse 5)

Sermon Notes: 
Book of the Bible: 
Psalm
Chapter: 
37

22nd August - God Speaks

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 08/22/2010 - 16:00

Psalm 33 - God Speaks.

When God speaks - something happens!

Sermon Notes: 
Book of the Bible: 
Psalm
Chapter: 
33

15th August - God heals

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 08/15/2010 - 16:00

Psalm 32 one of the seven Psalms of Repentance

 

The joy of forgiveness (v.1-2)

What joy, what blessings are available. See also Matthew 5

  • Disobedience forgiven        
  • Sin put out of sight – ‘sins covered’
  • Slate wiped clean – record cleared of guilt

The pain of ‘the cover up’ (v.3-4)

Spiritual problems often have physical and emotional consequences.

Sermon Notes: 
Book of the Bible: 
Psalm
Chapter: 
32

8th August - God is our strength

Speaker: 
IvorGreer
Sermon Time: 
Sun, 08/08/2010 - 16:00

Psalm 27 -

  1. God our light, our salvation & our strength - why need we fear?
  2. David's passion - seeking; living; learning; & meditating
  3. What about us? 
Sermon Notes: 
Book of the Bible: 
Psalm
Chapter: 
27