Resources on Brian Lowery

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News that Illustrates: Twitter Communion, Dating, Gay Marriage, Gender Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/august/8081610.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: LGBTQ , Church , Social Media , Consumerism Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery shares several sermon illustrations from the news. They can be used for messages on the theme of communion, technology, social media, dating, church, body of Christ, consumerism, vanity, gender, gay marriage, atheism, and creation.... Glamour, Technology and Sin, Sports and Competition, Vampires and Christ-Haunted Atheism Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/april/8041210.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Theology , Beauty , Greed , Sin Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery shares material from the news (March 2010) that can be used to illustrate themes of glamour, greed, beauty, sin, identity, salvation, victory, competition, technology, relationships, guilt, and self-exile. Woman Chooses Painful Route to Gain Respect Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/september/1092809.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Beauty , Contentment , Coveting , Spiritual Blindness Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery writes about a woman who went through a painful surgery to increase her height to gain the respect of others. Her story is a metaphor for our yearning for approval and acceptance. Early Arrival for Wedding Guest Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/october/3090307.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Wedding , Preparation , Second Coming Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery tells the story of a wedding guest that showed up a year before the wedding date, appropriate for Ecclesiastes 3:1, Matthew 22:1-14, and 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11. Facebook Helps Woman Find Lost Son Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/july/3071309.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Social Media , Joy Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery relates how a mother's perseverance in searching for her lost son was rewarded by finding him via Facebook—which can illustrate Luke 15 and 19:10. Nature Helps Depression Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2007/september/2091707.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Creation , Nature , Mental health Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery shares an illustration about the healing effects of being outside. This resource may be fitting for sermons on Genesis 1, 2:8-16, Isaiah 57:15 and Romans 1:20. Statistics on Race Relations in America Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/august/3080408.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Racism , America , Equality , Reconciliation Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery shares data from a 2008 ABC News/Washington Post poll revealing that although Americans believe race relations are good, many feel there is still room for improvement (cf., Proverbs 10:19; Romans 6:1-14; Revelation 5:9-10). Man Finally Gets to Thank Police Sergeant Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/march/3032309.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Blessing , Gratitude , Money , Compassion Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery writes about the importance of generosity and gratitude for a selfless act of kindness. The illustration is appropriate for John 13:34, Hebrews 4:15, Deuteronomy 8:10, and 8 other similar passages. Apple's Pocket God Video Game Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/april/3042009.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Compassion , Gentleness , Goodness , Kindness Source: Preaching Today Brian Lowery describes a top-selling iOS game where users play as a god, yet designers think players will choose to be a vengeful rather than a merciful god, (cf., Jonah 4:2, Matthew 5:45, and Psalm 86:15). News that Illustrates: The Tale Our Tweets Tell, A Nation of Orders, iJunk Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/may/8050310.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Social Media , Atheism , Materialism , Greed Source: Preaching Today In this resource, Brian Lowery shares several sermon illustrations that can be used for messages on the theme of social media, sacrifice, atheism, materialism, greed, idolatry, technology, generosity, giving, relationship, community, and living in the present.... Rwandan Woman Reconciled to Enemy Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/june/4060908.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Faith , Forgiveness , Grace , Compassion Source: Preaching Today A sermon illustration by Brian Lowery on a Rwandan woman who was able to be reconciled with her family's killer through her faith in Christ. This illustration suits Matthew 5:43-48, 18:21-35 and Luke 6:27-36, 17:3-4. Pastor's Wife Forgives Gunman Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/april/6040609.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Easter , Forgiveness , Compassion , Guns Source: Preaching Today This sermon illustration by Brian Lowery presents the wife of a pastor who forgave her husband's shooter. Demonstrating Christ-inspired forgiveness, this illustration suits Matthew 5:43-48, 18:21-35 and Luke 6:27-36, 17:3-4. Battling Sexual Obesity, the Octopus Oracle, and More Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/july/8070510.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Sexuality , Marriage , Work , Love Source: Preaching Today In this resource, Brian Lowery shares several sermon illustrations on the themes of sex, pornography, individualism, marriage, children, faith in the workplace, love, online ethics, hope, healing, youth and alcohol, and more. Experiencing the Beauty of Peace in Bethlehem Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/november/6112408.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Christmas , Peace , Nativity , Shalom Source: Preaching Today On this trip to Bethlehem, Brian Lowery encountered pilgrims from all over the world. He shares his experience of witnessing the Prince of Peace who was at work to establish shalom in this violence-ridden world. Former Convict's Journey to Christ Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/december/6120808.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Conversion , Faith , Family , Crime Source: Preaching Today A sermon illustration by Brian Lowery about a prison convict who converted as God answered his prayer of desperation. Retired Japanese Detective Devotes Himself to Helping Suicidal Men and Women Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/july/1072709.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Love , Evangelism , Compassion , Gentleness Source: Preaching Today This is an illustration by Brian Lowery tells the story of a retired Japanese detective who devotes himself to helping suicidal men and women, appropriate for Luke 15:1-10, 2 Corinthians 1:1-7, and Acts 2:42-47. Taking Steps to Prevent Infidelity Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/september/8091409.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Temptation , Marriage , Faithfulness Source: Preaching Today In this resource, Brian Lowery shares several sermon illustrations that can be used for messages on the theme of marriage, fidelity, infidelity, temptation, science, prejudice, and social media. World War II Boat Floats from Ocean Floor Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2007/july/1072307.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Confession , Military , Change , Sanctification Source: Preaching Today Describing the story of a sunken torpedo-boat that was shaken loose from an earthquake, this sermon illustration by Brian Lowery demonstrates how God creates change. This illustration suits Romans 12:2 and other passages. Empathy Deficit Disorder Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/july/5070708.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Love , Compassion , Illustration , Sin, evil Source: Preaching Today In this sermon illustration, Brian Lowery reports on research about the lack of empathy humans are showing each other and explains the impact it can have on society. No Strings Attached? Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/august/2081009.html Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery Topics: Deceitfulness , Hypocrisy , Lust , Adultery Source: Preaching Today An illustration by Brian Lowery about how adultery is often bound up with hypocrisy. Appropriate for sermons on Exodus 20:14; Matthew 5:27-30; Mark 10:6-12; 1 Corinthians 6:9-20; etc.

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