Sermons by Pastor Christian Shields

Sermons by Pastor Christian Shields

The Days of Noah: Part 2, The Violence Of Man

Genesis 6:11-22 NKJV  The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.  (12)  So God looked upon the earth, and indeed it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth.  (13)  And God said to Noah, “The end of all flesh has come before Me, for the earth is filled with violence through them; and behold, I will destroy them with the earth.  (14)  Make yourself an ark of gopherwood; make…

The Days of Noah: Part 1 – The Corruption of Man

Genesis 6:11-22 NKJV  The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.  (12)  So God looked upon the earth, and indeed it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth.  (13)  And God said to Noah, “The end of all flesh has come before Me, for the earth is filled with violence through them; and behold, I will destroy them with the earth.  (14)  Make yourself an ark of gopherwood; make…

We’ve Got BIG Problems

Genesis 6:1-10 NKJV  Now it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born to them,  (2)  that the sons of God saw the daughters of men, that they were beautiful; and they took wives for themselves of all whom they chose.  (3)  And the LORD said, “My Spirit shall not strive with man forever, for he is indeed flesh; yet his days shall be one hundred and twenty years.”  (4) …

He Knows My Name

Genesis 5:1-32 NKJV  This is the book of the genealogy of Adam. In the day that God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.  (2)  He created them male and female, and blessed them and called them Mankind in the day they were created.  (3)  And Adam lived one hundred and thirty years, and begot a son in his own likeness, after his image, and named him Seth.  (4)  After he begot Seth, the days of Adam…

Accept Responsibility (I am my brother’s keeper)

Genesis 4:9 NKJV  Then the LORD said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?”  Genesis 4:11-12 NKJV  So now you are cursed from the earth, which has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand.  (12)  When you till the ground, it shall no longer yield its strength to you. A fugitive and a vagabond you shall be on the earth.”  Genesis 4:16-17 NKJV  Then Cain…

Who Rules Who?

Genesis 4:1-8 NKJV  Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, and said, “I have acquired a man from the LORD.”  (2)  Then she bore again, this time his brother Abel. Now Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.  (3)  And in the process of time it came to pass that Cain brought an offering of the fruit of the ground to the LORD.  (4)  Abel also brought of…

Life Through Death

Genesis 3:21-24 NKJV  Also for Adam and his wife the LORD God made tunics of skin, and clothed them.  (22)  Then the LORD God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of Us, to know good and evil. And now, lest he put out his hand and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live forever”—  (23)  therefore the LORD God sent him out of the garden of Eden to till the ground from which he…
man in the woods

The Source Of All Our Problems

Genesis 3:16-20 NKJV  To the woman He said: “I will greatly multiply your sorrow and your conception; In pain you shall bring forth children; Your desire shall be for your husband, And he shall rule over you.”  (17)  Then to Adam He said, “Because you have heeded the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree of which I commanded you, saying, ‘You shall not eat of it’: “Cursed is the ground for your sake; In toil you…
starry night

Satan’s Curse, Our Blessing

Genesis 3:14-15 NKJV  So the LORD God said to the serpent: “Because you have done this, You are cursed more than all cattle, And more than every beast of the field; On your belly you shall go, And you shall eat dust All the days of your life.  (15)  And I will put enmity Between you and the woman, And between your seed and her Seed; He shall bruise your head, And you shall bruise His heel.”  Genesis 3:15 NKJV …
A sad puppet is burdened by his conscience which is represented by a giant cricket on his back.

The Burden of Conscience

Genesis 3:7-13 NKJV  Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together and made themselves coverings.  (8)  And they heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.  (9)  Then the LORD God called to Adam and said to…
A red tailed lemur dressed in human clothes looks at the camera with red eyes.

What Are You Looking At?

Genesis 3:6 NKJV  So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree desirable to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate. She also gave to her husband with her, and he ate. Ecclesiastes 1:9 NKJV  That which has been is what will be, That which is done is what will be done, And there is nothing new under the sun. Point One – What…
An evil snake

Lies of the Enemy

Genesis 3:1-5 NKJV  Now the serpent was more cunning than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, “Has God indeed said, ‘You shall not eat of every tree of the garden’?”  (2)  And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat the fruit of the trees of the garden;  (3)  but of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God has said, ‘You…