Why Does God Put His Children Through Suffering? – Sermon

Why Does God Put His Children Through Suffering?

A sermon by Jack Lannom on July 26th, 2008

Bible Verse: 2 Corinthians 1:1-11

Sermon Audio - Jack Lannom

Purpose: to learn from scripture that suffering is not a bad thing but for our good and His Glory.

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Why Does God Put His Children Through Suffering? – Sermon

Why Does God Put His Children Through Suffering?

A sermon by Jack Lannom on July 26th, 2008

Bible Verse: 2 Corinthians 1:1-11

Sermon Audio - Jack Lannom

Purpose: to learn from scripture that suffering is not a bad thing but for our good and His Glory.

Suffering is the essence of our sanctification. Continue reading “Why Does God Put His Children Through Suffering? – Sermon”

See Me, Free Me, Be Me part 1

When I am making a motivational presentation, I often talk to the audience about a journey of discovery that I call: “See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

“See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

I like to encourage people to stand on a solid core of Christian doctrine and belief. My doctrine and my faith are like the pedestal that supports a statue. If my pedestal of doctrine and faith is strong and solid and wide, the statue will stand tall and straight, solid and secure. Children may climb upon the statue, heavy winds and rain may pound upon it, tree limbs might even come crashing down upon it, but the statue will remain upright, sturdy and formidable. But if the pedestal on which the statue rests is made of inferior materials, if it is weak or crumbling, a relatively slight push will cause the statue to topple over, possibly to shatter into pieces.

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See Me, Free Me, Be Me part 1

When I am making a motivational presentation, I often talk to the audience about a journey of discovery that I call: “See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

“See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

I like to encourage people to stand on a solid core of Christian doctrine and belief. My doctrine and my faith are like the pedestal that supports a statue. If my pedestal of doctrine and faith is strong and solid and wide, the statue will stand tall and straight, solid and secure. Children may climb upon the statue, heavy winds and rain may pound upon it, tree limbs might even come crashing down upon it, but the statue will remain upright, sturdy and formidable. But if the pedestal on which the statue rests is made of inferior materials, if it is weak or crumbling, a relatively slight push will cause the statue to topple over, possibly to shatter into pieces.

Continue reading “See Me, Free Me, Be Me part 1”

See Me, Free Me, Be Me part 1

When I am making a motivational presentation, I often talk to the audience about a journey of discovery that I call: “See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

“See Me, Free Me, Be Me”

I like to encourage people to stand on a solid core of Christian doctrine and belief. My doctrine and my faith are like the pedestal that supports a statue. If my pedestal of doctrine and faith is strong and solid and wide, the statue will stand tall and straight, solid and secure. Children may climb upon the statue, heavy winds and rain may pound upon it, tree limbs might even come crashing down upon it, but the statue will remain upright, sturdy and formidable. But if the pedestal on which the statue rests is made of inferior materials, if it is weak or crumbling, a relatively slight push will cause the statue to topple over, possibly to shatter into pieces.

Continue reading “See Me, Free Me, Be Me part 1”

Sovereignty is Sanity Sermon

God’s Sovereignty is Your Sanity

From a sermon on SermonAudio.com – Jack Lannom

Purpose: to learn the meaning of the Sovereignty of God to understand the doctrine and for Christians is the only source for sanity.

Daniel 2:21 No Sanity in secondary causes

Job: 1:17-21  1st cause: God – Only sanity is in 1st cause 2nd cause: Chaledans

Job 1:1-12; Job 2:10; Job 42:11

“Bondage of the Will” by Martin Luther written in 1525.
Rev: 4:11; Isa 46:9-11; Romans 11:36
Does the plan have a cause outside of God? Or is the plan an eternal plan? A necessary plan?

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Sovereignty is Sanity Sermon

God’s Sovereignty is Your Sanity

From a sermon on SermonAudio.com – Jack Lannom

Purpose: to learn the meaning of the Sovereignty of God to understand the doctrine and for Christians is the only source for sanity.

Daniel 2:21 No Sanity in secondary causes

Job: 1:17-21  1st cause: God – Only sanity is in 1st cause 2nd cause: Chaledans

Job 1:1-12; Job 2:10; Job 42:11

“Bondage of the Will” by Martin Luther written in 1525.
Rev: 4:11; Isa 46:9-11; Romans 11:36
Does the plan have a cause outside of God? Or is the plan an eternal plan? A necessary plan?

Continue reading “Sovereignty is Sanity Sermon”