Paul Cheered Them Up, Acts 27:18-22

VIDEO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON AUDIO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON Paul was a prisoner on the way to Rome in a ship caught in a terrible tempest.  They were tossed, they had to cast out the tackling, they hadn’t seen the sun or the stars in days, and all hope...

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The Health of My Countenance, Ps 42:1-11

In Psalm 42, the Psalmist was questioning himself, asking why he was cast down.  He asked, “Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted in me?”  [Ps 42:5, 11].  He was dejected.  He was discouraged.  He had good reason to be down.  His soul was...

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How’s Your Countenance?

How’s Your Countenance? Genesis 4:5                 Cain’s countenance fell. He revealed on the outside, his attitude problem that was on the inside. How’s your countenance?  Are there problems on the inside of you that you try to hide on the outside? You have probably heard the term “poker face”, meaning...

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Abigail’s Good Understanding 1 Sam 25:2-38

1 Sam 25 2-38 Abigail’s Good Understanding CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In 1 Sam 25, we read about Abigail.  She is described in 1 Sam 25:3 as “a woman of good understanding and of a beautiful countenance.”  Before we consider how her good understanding was manifested in this chapter, let’s look...

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Two Sides to Every Coin 1 Sam. 16:7

Two Sides to Every Coin 1 Sam. 16:7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Lord said to Samuel in 1 Sam 16:7, “Look not on his countenance…” We have a tendency to make judgments about people based upon what we see and hear.  The Lord said he doesn’t look on the outward...

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