Harvest Community Church Sermons
By Harvest Community Church
Harvest Community Church SermonsAug 14, 2023
Lessons from Hezekiah Part 1
King Hezekiah led an extraordinary life before the Lord. Pastor Marvin preaches the first of a two-part message on his life and the lessons we can learn from him from 2 Kings 18:5-7a.
Lord of the Sabbath
The world around us is full of busyness. Life goes so fast now and we have so many things to do that we need more than ever to have Sabbath in our lives, to rest so our body can catch up with our soul. Pastor Marvin preaches from Mark 2:22-28 about the Sabbath and its importance in our lives.
Are you an ungrateful person? We live in a world of ungrateful people who don't realize God's blessings or the blessings and favor of others. In this Thanksgiving message, Pastor Marvin describes the life and attitude of a Christian who understands that Jesus' salvation is just the beginning of God's favor and blessings on our lives from Psalm 118:28-29 in the new living translation.
Have you ever met a Christian who was "Too heavenly-minded to be any earthly good" ? Ecclesiastes describes a person who can be too righteous or not righteous enough. Pastor Marvin preaches from Ecclesiastes 7:16-18 about how to be a pragmatic Christian who applies your faith to your circumstances and trusts God.
Don't Settle for the Lowercase
Pastor Marvin preaches from Daniel 2:20-22 about the importance of God's name and references to Him, and how you should not settle for putting God in the lowercase of your life.
Stand Up for Jesus
Are you afraid to take a stand for Jesus? We live in an increasingly dangerous world to be a Christian. If nothing else, taking a stand for Jesus will require you to have an answer for those who hate Him, and now don't like you because you stand for Him. Pastor Nick Savoca preaches about taking a stand for Jesus from 1 Kings 18: 19-21.
Do you have a hard time following through with some of God's commands for you? Pastor Madie no Preaches from 2 Kings 5:1-14 about how Naaman had to swallow his pride and do what the prophet told him to do to be cleansed from leprosy. We all need to apply God's Word and do what He teaches us to do.
Spiritual Alignment - Laws of Transformation
We need to be spiritually aligned with the ways of God. We get out of alignment as we move throughout our days, weeks, months, and even years. A spiritually alignment helps us to stay right where God wants us. Pastor Marvin preaches from Romans 12:2, one of the most famous passages for Christians. It's time to renew our minds in Christ.
Not Nice but Good Part 2
When someone tells you to think about what Jesus would do, remember that He had righteous anger against the religious snobs of the Pharisees and people who abused God's house. Pastor Marvin preaches completes Part 2 of his message about how we as Christians must not fulfill the characteristics the world places on us from John 2:13-17.
Not Nice but Good Part 1
When someone tells you to think about what Jesus would do, remember that He had righteous anger against the religious snobs of the Pharisees and people who abused God's house. Pastor Marvin preaches the first of a two-part message about how we as Christians must not fulfill the characteristics the world places on us from John 2:13-17.
Faith, Doubt and Unbelief
Have you ever had questions about the Christian faith? What's the difference between doubt and unbelief? Pastor Marvin preaches about faith, doubt, and unbelief and helps us understand the difference from the example of Thomas in John 20:24-29.
Guard Your Heart When… Part 2
In this second part of Pastor Marvin's message on protecting your heart from the cares of this life, he preaches from Proverbs 4:23. He covers other areas to guide your heart.
Guard Your Heart When ... Part 1
We need to guard our hearts because everything comes out of who we are. Pastor Marvin preaches from Proverbs 4:23 in this first part of a two-part message. Our hearts are very sensitive. They must be guarded to protect our lives.
Faces of Deception
Have you ever been deceived by someone, whether intentionally or innocently? Pastor Marvin preaches a message about deception in our day from 2 Timothy 3:13. We are living in the last days, and even Christians can be deceived.
Walls - Broken Walls - Inner Attitudes that Can Destroy You
Do you feel like your life is spiraling out of control? Pastor Marvin preaches from Proverbs 25:28 about how to control your spirit and life, your heart so you will not be destroyed. You can build walls that can protect your life and you.
Winning the Battle Over the Flesh
Do you struggle with the works of the flesh, those sins that keep people from inheriting the kingdom of God? Pastor Marvin preaches from Galatians 5:19-21 the acts of the flesh and how to win against them.
The Gift of Encouragement
Have you ever needed encouragement to go on? Pastor Martin preaches a message about the gift of encouragement from Proverbs 25:11-13, showing us the power of encouraging others. Everyone who was a Christian needs to have the gift of encouragement to help others when they can't see themselves the way Jesus sees them.
Eyes of Faith
Guest speaker Pastor Jonathan Srock looks into Jesus' healing of blind people to gain insight into why Jesus healed and how He healed. Healing is available for us today!
God's Pattern Part 2
God's Pattern Part 1
Pastor Joel Rayburn describes God's pattern for your life. He brings this powerful teaching from the Old and New Testaments.
We live in a world without gentleness. This key part of the Fruit of the Spirit should not be lacking among Christians. Pastor Marvin preaches about gentleness from Philippians 4:5.
Exchanging the Truth for a Lie
We live in a time where people are exchanging the truth of God or a lie in increasing numbers. Pastor Martin preaches a prophetic message from Romans 1:22-25. We must live as children of light and expose the wickedness and darkness of our world.
Defilement of Listening to an Evil Report
Do you pay attention to what you say? Do you monitor the words you speak? Pastor Marvin talks about the defilement of listening to an evil report from Proverbs 20:19 in the Amplified Bible. What you say matters. Every word you speak over yourself, your situations, and others have great power. Listen to this message and realize the power of what you say in your everyday life.
Do you know how to minister to the neighbors all around you? Pastor Madie reaches about the inn keeper the good Samaritan left the man needing healing from Luke 10:25-35.
Understanding Life and Eternity
How to live the short time God has given us perspective and fill it with priorities that matter in the face of eternity? Pastor Marvin preaches a message about the end of life and die eternity from Psalm 39:4. You can make your life count as a Christian.
Who Are You Listening To?
There are many voices in the world today. From advertisers to so-called wise people, it's hard to drown out the noise. On top of the world, the devil wants you to listen to him. In this day and age, Christians need to be able to hear the voice of God and the truth of what God thinks about you. Pastor Marvin preaches from Revelation 12:10, encouraging you to listen to God instead of the other voices.
Faith and Worry
What do you worry about? Do faith and worry collide and when we worry, are we lacking faith? Pastor Marvin preaches from Matthew: 25-34 about not worrying about my life and everything in it.
Integrity Matters and Matters of Integrity
There's something missing in our world today, and when you find it, it usually surprises you. People want what they seem in public when you know them in private. Pastor Marvin talks about what it means to have integrity, and why it is so important from Job 1-2.
Faith for the Promise
Have you received the promise of the Father, baptism in the Holy Spirit? Pastor Margaret preaches about the importance of the baptism in the Holy Spirit, getting us the power to live in faith.
Pastor Marvin preaches from Act 25-26 about the word "suddenly" in the Bible. God can change your circumstances in an instant. When God moves, He can move quickly. But God is with us in the suddenlies of our lives that surprise us but don't surprise Him.
Touched by God
Have you ever felt the touch of God? Pastor Marvin preaches about the touch of God from Daniel 10:7-10. God's touch is like no other. He ministers to us through His touch. Pastor Marvin describes the touch of God and how it changes your life.
Beware the Drama of Disappointment
Are you dealing with disappointment in your life? Pastor Martin preaches from Deuteronomy 38: 1-4 about disappointment in life. It is a healing message for those who are dealing with disappointment. Moses didn't get to go into the promised land, but got allowed him to see it.
Faith to Dream and Grow
Pastor Marvin preaches from Mark 4:26 and John 12:24 about faith to dream and grow. God has a purpose and plan for every person's life. God wants to fulfill the dream He has given you for your life. Joseph is an example of a dream God fulfilled. God has a goal for you to grow, and He gives you the faith to grow you into His goal and to fulfill your God-given dream for your life.
Repentance – The Twin Sister of Faith
Pastor Marvin preaches and teaches from Matthew 4:17 and Acts 2:38 about the power of repentance as part of coming to faith in Jesus. We hear so many times about believing in Jesus, but rarely do we hear about repentance in that process. What is repentance, and how does it play a part in our salvation and faith?
Dealing with the Issue of Unforgiveness
We all deal with the issue of unforgiveness and have been hurt by someone who won't forgive us. Pastor Marvin preaches from Matthew 6:14-15 about unforgiveness and what the Bible says about it. What is forgiveness, and how do we handle it?
The Resurrection of Lazarus
On this Resurrection Sunday, Pastor Marvin preaches about the resurrection of Lazarus from John 11:17-44. Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, and He has raised us up out of the dead to believe in Him.
Faith for Miracles
Pastor Marvin preaches from John 2:1-11 of having faith to see miracles in our day. We need to walk in faith to see these miracles. Jesus is still doing miracles today. Have you experienced His miracles? When we know Jesus with experience, we can see Him do amazing miracles through us today.
Great Faith Part 2
Pastor Marvin continues Part 2 of his sermon on Great Faith. He preaches from Matthew 8:5-13 about the great faith of the centurion and talks about the things that are possible for us when we have faith. we need to have faith to see God do the impossible in our lives and through us.
Great Faith Part 1
Pastor Marvin preaches a message about how to have great faith from Matthew 8:5-13. that we must fully understand what faith is so we can have it and increase in faith. This first part of a two-part message lays the groundwork for understanding faith. The Roman centurion did not have to have Jesus, to his house to experience the healing of his servant. He simply trusted Jesus at His word.
God speaks the words and eventitles of the Bible books on purpose. the book of Exodus talks about how God freed the Israelites from Egypt. but we will be looking at one instance of when God caveman not to the Israelites to eat when they had nothing to eat. God pulls you out of your situation when He knows you will praise Him alone. God is teaching us how to follow His lead and become obedient, freefrom seeing, and learning to that Him leadin our lives. we have to give up control. Pastor Madie Wubker preaches about control from Exodus 15:15-21.
Faith for the Long Haul
We need to have faith like Abraham, who waited a long time for God to fulfill His promise through Isaac. We need to have faith that lasts throughout time and continues to fuel our hope in God's promises. Pastor Marvin preaches from Hebrews 11:8-12 and 18-19.
Faith Is Courage
Pastor Marvin preaches about faith as courage from Joshua 1:9 (NLT). It takes faith in God to be strong and courageous, to not be afraid in our situation. We need courage like never before. Courage is not the absence of fear, but facing fear with bravery. We need faith in these challenging times, and faith gives us courage to trust God in whatever we face.
Faith for the Family
It takes faith to raise a family that trusts in God. Unsaved family members need to know the Lord. To develop and grow a family that loves Jesus, and to see family members come to know Jesus requires prayers of faith. Pastor Marvin preaches about faith for the family from Hebrews 11:23-27, the story of Moses' faith.
Faithin the Goodness of God
We often say that God is good all the time, but do you really believe that? Have you experienced God's goodness? When you are in the middle of suffering and trials, you need to have faith that God is good all the time. From Psalm 145:9, Pastor Marvin reminds us of God's goodness and how His goodness permeates our lives.
By Faith Part 3
Pastor Marvin concludes this three-part theme message on faith by talking about how faith looks forward to God's promises even if we don't see them in our lives now. He preaches from Hebrews
By Faith Part 2
Pastor Marvin continues his opening series on our theme for this year, "By Faith." We continue to look at Hebrews 11:1-8 and other passages like Romans 10:17 as we look at the life of Abraham and Noah. Noah had faith to build the ark for 100 years. Abraham went toward Canaan without knowing where he was going until God told him where to settle. Do you have that kind of faith? Do you live to please the Lord?
Women's Teen Challenge
Guest speakers South Florida Women's Teen Challenge.
By Faith Part 1
Faith is one of the core values a Christian house. Pastor Marvin begins the new year with the theme "By Faith." Today he characterizes faith and what it means to Christians. Preaching from Hebrews 11:1-6, he tells us what faith is and how powerful it is in the believer's life.
Work on You – You First
Pastor Marvin begins the year preaching about how believers must judge themselves and take themselves under examination before they accuse or judge others. We need to deal with the sins and problems we have in our own lives first, from Matthew 7:3-5.
Jesus – the Lamb of God
On this Christmas morning, Pastor Marvin preaches a short message on Jesus as the Lamb of God from Luke 2:7-16. Everything had to happen just right for Jesus to arrive, and God prophesied about His birth many years before it happened.