Sermons

The Work of an Evangelist

Evangelists are proclaimers of good news. The letters of Paul to Timothy and Titus provide timeless insight into the God-defined role and work of an evangelist. What can we learn about what evangelists are to be and do? This sermon …

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“Lord, Teach Us to Pray”

Most of us struggle with prayer. Christians know that we should pray, but it’s not always easy to pray. Instruction and encouragement to pray abounds throughout the Bible, but consider what we can learn about prayer from the life of …

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Channels of Grace on Monday

Transformation is a matchless blessing of God’s grace (2 Cor 3:18). God’s tool for transformation? “The open statement of the truth” (2 Cor 4:1-6) The aim of transformation? “That the life of Jesus may be manifested in our bodies” (2 …

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Churches That Thrive

A church that is thriving is growing, developing strength, prospering, and flourishing. We know that the church belongs to Jesus and that churches are made up of people, so what sort of people make up a church that is thriving? …

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His Church, Our Blessings

“Who do people say that I am?” Did you know that Jesus asked that question in Matthew 16? In connection with that question, he made an incredible promise: “I will build my church” (Matt 16:18). From that point forward, throughout …

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What Repentance Looks Like

In Acts 20:26-27 Paul described his efforts to proclaim “the whole counsel of God.” What is that? As we seek a Biblical answer to that question, we quickly discover that we have not heard “the whole counsel of God” if …

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Share His Grace With All

For the sake of HIS name. That’s our focal point for 2017 at Laurel Canyon. What has that looked like so far? RESPOND to the Lord BELONG to his church THRIVE in this family This sermon brings our theme for …

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