Istrouma Baptist Church Podcast (general)








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Walk on the Water


1.  Everybody has a boat

2.  Everybody was meant to walk on water (Maththew 14:22-23)

3.  have to have Jesus to walk on water

4.  Your boat is your comfort zone

     a.  Greater life change occurs out of the boat than will ever happen in the boat

     b.  More excitement and adventure come from being out of the boat than in the boat

     c.  Deeper fulfillment is found out of the boat than is available inside

     d.  Closer connection to Jesus occurs out of the boat

     e.  Walking on water causes others to worship God

5.  God takes ordinary people and does extraordinary things




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T. Lusk, Campus Pastor

From Help Sermon Series

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Istrouma Baptist Church 11/24/2013

The Not-So-Strange Case


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Link to sermon transcript will be available ASAP

Romans 7:14-25

Key Verse:  "Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord!"  (Romans 7:25a)

1.  A clash of desires

a.  Our wants

b.  Our works
2.  A cry of despair
a.  Looking in
b.  Looking out
3.  A celebration of deliverance
a.  Gratitude to God
b.  Grace from God

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Journey: Joseph's Dream Tour, June 30, 2013 Week 5 Sermon Text

Associatie Pastor Mark Cole

In the Name of Love

Genesis 42-49

Left for Ruin

Allowed to Reign

Position for Revenge

Heart to Reconcile

God's sovereignty to Remember

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John 15:13

"Greaer love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."

1.  Love of family

2.  Love of friend

3.  Love of foe

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Let’s Be a Church that Changes the World

Acts 13:1-3


Key Verses: “Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.  While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’  Then after fasting and praying they laid their hands on them and sent them off” (Acts 13:1-3).


1.     The trait of diversity

2.     The trait of devotion

3.     The trait of duty

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revised audio

Our Anxious Thoughts Expose the Instability of theis World

(We Shoudl expect trouble) For example, Ps 94:19 and John 16:33

Our Anxious Thoughts Expose What We Care About

(ALL anxiety is not ALWAYS sin) For example, Luke 2:48, 2 Cor 11:28, 1 Cor 7:34-33

Our Anxious Thoughts Expose What We Believe

(And what we believe Leads us down one of two roads)

Road 1- A Life of Being Anxious

  • I believe there are things I have to have (good things have become ultimate things
  • I believe God cannot be trusted, and He is not loving.
  • I believe that my opinion of how this should b going is the non-negotiable answer.
  • I believe I was in control until______.

Road 2- The Peace of God
  • I believe that God and my relationship with Him is THE ultimate thing that can be counted on.
  • I believe that God is trustworthy and loving.
  • I believe that God knows what's best and I am NOT the center of the universe.
  • I believe that God is in control.
Traveling Down the Road of Peace
1.  Identify and name your anxious thoughts so you can take them captive. (2 Cor 10:5)
2.  Think.
a.  Look at/Behold/Consider His Providence and His Love. (Matt 6:25-34; Rom 8:32
b. Think about what is true, honorable, just, pure, lovely, commendable, excellent, and worthy of praise.  (Phil 4:8)
c.  Set your minds on things that are above (Col 3:2)
3.  Talk to your heart instead of let tin your heart talk to you.  (Ps 42:5)
4.  Be in His presence.
a.  Trust Him in prayer. (Phil 4:7)
b.  Dwell with the Lord and gaze upon His beauty. (Ps 27-4)
5.  Be Thankful.  (Phil 4:7)
a.  Be specific about what you are thankful for.
b.  Thank God as you pray.
6.  Submit your will to his.  (1 Pet 5:6-7)
7.  Be fully present in the present time.  (Matt 6:34)  
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