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The Courage to Proclaim As the hope of the Christian message is increasingly viewed with doubt and suspicion, and as the darkness increases, now is the time for greater courage to proclaim Jesus as the light of the world. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Connect! Sunday Reflection | Author: Anna Carter Words of Strength and Courage - A Commentary on Isaiah 35:4-7a Isaiah speaks words of strength and courage to those with an anxious heart, literally "ones whose hearts are racing." Only the promises of God can stop an anxious heart from racing by finding rest in Him.... Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week | Author: Anathea Portier-Young Grant Us Courage Carolyn Brown highlights some themes in these texts for children: courage in Haggai 1:15-2:9 and life after death in Luke 20:27-38. She also shares a dramatic reading of Psalm 145 and Psalm 98. Resource type: Article | Source: Worshiping With Children | Author: Carolyn Brown Courage This children's sermon resource highlights the children's story, "Courage," which explores and celebrates many kinds of courage. Resource type: Children's Sermon | Source: Storypath | Author: Edye Bender Learning About Faith and Courage in a Family-Friendly Service Juxtaposing Abraham with Nicodemus, Carolyn Brown's children's sermon notes draw on Genesis 12:1-4a, Psalm 121, Romans 4:1-5, 13-17, and John 3:1-17 to discuss the courage involved with stepping out in faith and God's love for us. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Worshiping With Children | Author: Carolyn Brown Courage and Faith to Live Christ’s Call John van de Laar discusses Psalms 51, 119; John 12:20-33; and Hebrews 5:5-10 by focusing on God’s new covenant promise and Christ’s high-priest role. In the new covenant, we are told of our salvation and Christ... Resource type: Article | Source: Sacredise | Author: John van de Laar Courage and Vulnerability Reflecting on Luke 13:31-35 and Jesus, David Lose writes that it is our vulnerability that spurs our courage and nourishes our strength simply because you can and will do things for those you love. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: In the Meantime | Author: David J. Lose Courage in a High Calling At times we can feel stuck or bored or weighed down by the drudgery that is part of any job. Continuing at these times demands the ordinary courage of persistence. Resource type: Article | Source: The High Calling | Author: Robert Siegel Homilies - Spiritual Resolutions, Epiphany, Baptism, Mary and Community This set of four Catholic homilies focuses on Spiritual Resolutions, Epiphany, Baptism, Marian Catechesis, and the Community of Christianity. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Fr. Bryce Sibley The Noonday Devil This Catholic article considers three areas of temptations for priesthood (chastity, obedience, and faith), calling them the "Noon Day Devil" from Psalm 91:6. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Fr. William P. Clark, OMI 'Twenty Seconds of Insane Courage' "Sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage." This sermon illustration draws from a movie that shows what a difference bravery can make in the course of history. The Bible shows this too. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Mathew Woodley The Kind of Courage Hollywood Ignores In this sermon illustration for Acts 4:31, Mark 8:35, or Exodus 15:2, examples of small acts of integrity demonstrate how courage isn't only rescue missions in movies, but the small daily choices that shape our character. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Mike Erre Full Text Hymns on Courage Give Us Courage, LordPD
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Confronting Enemies with Courage In this sermon illustration for Acts 20:22-24, Luke 23:26-49, or Acts 2:22-32, a clip from the film "Ruby Bridges" portrays an example of gaining the courage to face enemies with patience by following Christ's example. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Unknown "Braveheart": Courage-Based Leadership An illustration of leadership (1 Corinthians 16:13, Hebrews 3:6, Mark 10:35-45). In a pivotal scene in the film Braveheart, William Wallace upbraids Robert the Bruce with the line, "Men don't follow titles. They follow courage." Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Preaching Today. Leadership What Shape, Courage? An article on courage that "cuts across racial, cultural, and national boundaries." Our lives and our faith demand this courage, and we must turn to Jesus who gives it. Resource type: Devotional | Source: The High Calling | Author: Robert Darden Sending and Benediction: Courage, Compassion, and Common Sense This is a closing commission and benediction inspired by Luke 12:32-40 that offers a blessing of courage, compassion, and common sense. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Bruce Prewer The Screening, Protection, and Crisis Education of Seminarians This Catholic article links homosexuality and clergy sexual abuse, advocating for the protection of youth, seminarians and adults from abuse by priests and bishops, and a more rigorous evaluation of candidates for the priesthood. Resource type: Image | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Richard P. Fitzgibbons, MD The Courage to Ask In this article, Karoline Lewis reflects on John 20:19-31 and thanks Thomas for his courage to ask. Resource type: Article | Source: Working Preacher | Author: Karoline M. Lewis John Wayne on Courage Actor John Wayne once said, "Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway." This quote is an illustration appropriate for Joshua 1:7. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: —Actor John Wayne (1907–1979) Bible Study on Taking Courage, Joyful Song, Anxiety Allievation and the Resurrection In this Bible Study involving themes of courage, joyful song, comfort and resurrection, Leigh M Kern comments on Haggai 1:15b-2:9, Psalm 145:1-5, 18-22 or Psalm 98, 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17, Luke 20:27-38 and Haggai 1:15b-2:9. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: Sermons That Work | Author: Leigh M Kern
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