The Foolishness of God – Pastor Stacey Shiflett

The Foolishness of God 1 Corinthians 1:25 Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men. Intro: The Apostle Paul makes a statement in verse 25 that is without a doubt a “tongue in cheek” statement. He referred to the “foolishness of God” and the “weakness…

Kids Can Know – Pastor Stacey Shiflett

Kids Can Know Judges 2:10 And also all that generation were gathered unto their fathers: and there arose another generation after them, which knew not the LORD, nor yet the works which he had done for Israel. Intro: In our text, Joshua had died and the older generation had also passed on. The generation that…

A Plea to the Pilgrims – Pastor Stacey Shiflett

A Plea to the Pilgrims 1 Peter 2:11 Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims… Intro: We are coming into the week of Thanksgiving. I love this time of year! I have been thinking about the history of Thanksgiving and the people that made this tradition.                In September 1620, a small ship…

Tokens of a Tender Heart – Pastor Stacey Shiflett

Tokens of a Tender Heart 2 Chronicles 34:27 Because thine heart was tender, and thou didst humble thyself before God, when thou heardest his words against this place, and against the inhabitants thereof, and humbledst thyself before me, and didst rend thy clothes, and weep before me; I have even heard thee also, saith the…

The Pitfalls of Pride – Pastor Stacey Shiflett

The Pitfalls of Pride Proverbs 16:18 Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall. Intro: Mentioned in Scripture: pride – 46 times; proud – 47 times; haughty – 15 times; lofty – 10 times PITFALL: a trap or danger A haughty spirit goeth before a fall. There are several things that a…