Resources on independence day

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Jesus' Revolution against Sin Children's Sermon or Lesson by Stephen R. Wilson https://ministry-to-children.com/childrens-sermon-independence-day-and-jesus-revolution-against-sin/ Children's Sermon or Lesson by Stephen R. Wilson Topics: Independence Day , Freedom , Children Source: MinistryToChildren This Independence Day children’s sermon teaches that real freedom comes from Christ. Independence in Ministry Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Bryant M Kirkland http://commons.ptsem.edu/id/3055 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Bryant M Kirkland Topics: Sermon , Ministry , Calling/Vocation , Faithfulness Source: Theological Commons (Princeton Theological Seminary) In this audio sermon based on 1 Kings 19:1-16 and 2 Corinthians 4:1-5, Bryant M. Kirkland preaches about finding independence in the bondage of ministry. Blessed is the Nation Call to Worship https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/call-to-worship-litany-psalm-33.html Call to Worship Topics: Independence Day , Nation Source: Re-Worship This responsive call to worship is appropriate for times of national celebration like Canada Day (July 1) or Independence Day (July 4). It is based on Psalm 33. Astounding Freedom Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark D Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/astounding-freedom-reflection-independence-day Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark D Roberts Topics: Independence Day , Freedom , Thankfulness , Gratitude Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Mark Roberts' reflection of Ephesians 3:12 on Independence Day celebrating freedom of the country, encourages us to take a step back and consider the freedom Christ has given us to approach God with deep confidence. Independence, Shame, the Prodigal Son, and Reconciliation Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Mia Kano https://www.episcopalchurch.org/bible-study/bible-study-lent-4-c-2019 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Mia Kano Topics: Lent , Parables , Reconciliation , Shame Source: Sermons That Work In this Bible study, Mia Kano provides thoughts and reflection questions on independence (Joshua 5:9-12); shame (Psalm 32); the prodigal son (Luke 15:1-3, 11-32); and reconciliation (2 Corinthians 5:16-21). Blessed Beyond Measure Assurance of Pardon by June C Goudey https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/confession-blessed-beyond-measure.html Assurance of Pardon by June C Goudey Topics: Independence Day , Despair , Hope , Justice Source: Re-Worship This is a prayer of confession and words of assurance, originally written for worship on Independence Day in the United States (July 4). Flags and Greeting Cards Article about Worship and the Sacraments by Nathan Aaseng https://www.workingpreacher.org/columnist/flags-greeting-cards Article about Worship and the Sacraments by Nathan Aaseng Topics: Culture , Worship , Secularism , Worship Planning Source: Working Preacher This article by Nathan Aaseng questions where secular holidays, such as Mother's Day or Independence Day, fit into our corporate worship. He suggests that our worship, our proclamation, and our priorities be Bible-based, rather than Hallmark-driven. Call to Worship, Prayer: Bless the Nation Call to Worship https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/call-to-worship-prayer-bless-nation.html Call to Worship Topics: Independence Day , Prayer , Nation , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a responsive call to worship and opening prayer suitable for use on Canada Day (July 1), Independence Day (July 4), or at any other national celebration. Freedom is Coming Call to Worship by Nancy C Townley https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/call-to-worship-independence-day.html Call to Worship by Nancy C Townley Topics: Independence Day , God's Presence , Despair , Hope Source: Re-Worship This is a contemporary call to worship written for American Independence Day (July 4), but useful for national celebrations in other countries as well. It urges that we listen to and see the oppressed. An Independence Day Prayer Prayer by Centerline New Media https://skitguys.com/videos/an-independence-day-prayer Prayer by Centerline New Media Topics: Independence Day , Prayer , Thanksgiving , Service Source: The Skit Guys This text video is a prayer of thanksgiving to God for America and the freedoms that we have been given. God's Household of Freedom Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark S Hanson http://day1.org/3133-bishop_mark_hanson_gods_household_of_freedom Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark S Hanson Topics: Fourth of July Sunday , Service , Freedom Source: Day1 In reflecting on America’s celebration of freedom at Independence Day, Mark Hanson tells us that Biblical freedom does not liberate people to immorality, as some fear, but to live lives of abundant service toward others. The Day of Salvation Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/the-day-of-salvation Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Topics: Day , Sin , Salvation , Christ Source: The Spurgeon Center In this sermon Charles Spurgeon discusses the "day of salvation" (2 Corinthians 6:2) - the time from Christ's first coming until his second coming - and urges his hearers not to miss out on it. Independence of Christianity Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/independence-of-christianity Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Topics: Glory , Power , Holy Spirit , Ecclesiology Source: The Spurgeon Center A sermon on Zechariah 4:6 by Charles Spurgeon, who applies the verse to the church, which triumphs "not by might, nor by power," but only through the Holy Spirit. It’s OK to Be Patriotic, But… Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Derek Vreeland https://www.missioalliance.org/ok-patriotic-2/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Derek Vreeland Topics: Independence Day , Love , Prayer , Nation Source: Missio Alliance As we celebrate Independence Day, Derek Vreeland explains how to understand the word 'patriotic' as a Christian and warns us not to idolize our nation. Opening Prayer: Freedom Opening Prayer by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/opening-prayer-freedom.html Opening Prayer adapted by Christine Longhurst Topics: Independence Day , Prayer , Freedom , Prayerfulness Source: Re-Worship This is an opening prayer about freedom that is suitable for use on Canada Day (July 1), Independence Day (July 4), or any other occasion of national celebration. Dependence Day Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Samuel Wells http://chapel-archives.oit.duke.edu/documents/sermons/July4DependenceDay.pdf Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Samuel Wells Topics: Independence Day , Community , Compassion Source: Duke University Chapel Archives In this July 4th sermon, Sam Wells reconciles Paul’s seemingly contradictory instructions in Galatians 6:1-6 to be both dependent and independent. We must carry our own burdens so that we may learn to bear others’ burdens. The Day that the Lord Has Made Sermon Preparation or Illustration by James C Howell https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/resurrection-of-our-lord-3/commentary-on-psalm-1181-2-14-24-6 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by James C Howell Topics: Day , Thankfulness , Time , Offering Source: Working Preacher In addition to discussing thankful giving and the rejected cornerstone, James Howell's commentary on Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 conveys the significance of "days." Days define us and recall God's activity. Each day is a gift from God. Veterans Day Gratitude Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Hyper Pixels Media https://skitguys.com/videos/veterans-day-gratitude Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Hyper Pixels Media Topics: Gratitude , Memorial Day Sunday , War , Sacrifice Source: The Skit Guys This video consists of Ronald Reagan reading the letter of a D-day veteran's daughter that describes the emotions of World War 2. This video may be used as a sermon illustration on sacrifice and gratitude. Children's Day Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Yvette D Massey http://theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupLectionaryReading.asp?LRID=232 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Yvette D Massey Topics: Children , Health , Welcome , Intergenerational issues Source: The African American Lectionary A commentary on Matthew 18:5-7 and 10 with service planning notes for a Children's Day service. Worthless Independence Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Joan Stott http://www.thetimelesspsalms.net/w_resources/lent1a_2011.htm Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Joan Stott Topics: Forgiveness , Sin , Relationship , Pride Source: The Timeless Psalms Joan Stott offers a call to worship, prayers of penitence and thankfulness, and a personal meditation on Psalm 32, reflecting on how independence away from God is worthless and how God always welcomes us back home.