Milburn Sermons

Milburn Sermons

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Turning 180 sermons that are life changing


Agree?
Jul 16 • 39 min
Agreeing with Jesus means losing our own agenda.
Church Up
Jun 30 • 42 min
Are you the church or just an attendee?
Vote Early, Vote Often
Jun 16 • 25 min
Words, actions and deeds are how we vote for or against Jesus.
Don’t Look Back
Jun 9 • 31 min
It’s tempting to let past memories create future expectations.
All About You
Jun 9 • 41 min
Is it all about you?
Almost Midnight
Jun 9 • 33 min
From 2016
Almost home
Jun 9 • 32 min
From the day we are born, we are almost home.
Access Denied
Jun 9 • 41 min
From 2016
Sinfulness
Jun 2 • 36 min
The reason sin exists is imperative to know.
Voices
May 13 • 42 min
Quieting the negative voice in your head seems impossible.
Get In, Get Up, and Get Out
May 13 • 47 min
How to tell if you have dead or living faith.
Willing
May 12 • 44 min
Becoming willing to do what a God needs is the focus of this message.
Surprise
May 7 • 32 min
What do you think the surprise is? Nope! It’s something different.
Another Perspective
Apr 25 • 31 min
The darkest days are followed by a glimmer of hope. Do you have any hope?
Even Now
Apr 25 • 39 min
Some things look impossible for God to do anything about. Do you need to know what to do then?
The Ninth Hour
Apr 15 • 29 min
Perfect timing is no coincidence.
Shameless
Apr 15 • 38 min
God did everything. You are loved shamelessly.
Shadowless
Apr 1 • 45 min
A familiar story changes when one suddenly obvious truth shines on it.
Mortar
Mar 25 • 40 min
The mix of life is the mortar that builds walls or safe dwelling places.
Exodus
Mar 25 • 37 min
Exodus out of the mess
153
Mar 17 • 32 min
They caught 153 fish. Is this a random number?
Lost In Translation
Feb 22 • 40 min
Language, centuries and cultures all influence understanding: yours may change after this.
Faith People
Feb 22 • 41 min
Trace your lineage? Did you get back to Father Abraham?
Incognito Love
Feb 7 • 41 min
Have you been misunderstood when you were doing something good?
Yes
Jan 29 • 32 min
Jesus is the answer for all things.
Tears Rise Up
Jan 26 • 39 min
Generational pain exists, but what Jesus heals goes deeper than any wounding.
Yahweh: G-d
Jan 7 • 39 min
God is holy… what does that mean?
Marriage Mending
Dec 30, 2018 • 47 min
Unwritten, specific expectations are destroying your relationships.
Essentials of Emmanuel
Dec 26, 2018 • 29 min
The enemy can’t keep you down if you know this.
Heaven’s Best Gift
Dec 17, 2018 • 35 min
Freedom and wide open horizons can be discovered in this engaging and deeply inspiring message.
Christ Did It
Dec 14, 2018 • 20 min
What’s Jesus did that nobody else could.
Lineage
Dec 5, 2018 • 35 min
It’s all about the light.
Authentic
Nov 26, 2018 • 35 min
Law versus grace. Which mountain do you prefer?
It’s About Time
Nov 22, 2018 • 36 min
Time’s past are for old things, time’s present are for what is new.
Closer
Nov 22, 2018 • 37 min
Getting closer to God is as easy as…
Enemies
Nov 6, 2018 • 35 min
You, people who are at odds with you, and the devil all have one thing in common: they can be enemies.
Church?
Oct 29, 2018 • 37 min
How to become a church of relevance and not of exclusion.
Today
Oct 23, 2018 • 40 min
Salvation clearly explained.
Healing Service
Oct 20, 2018 • 35 min
The one blockage that prevents you from miraculous living.
A Real One part 2
Sep 24, 2018 • 40 min
Contrasting belief levels make us seem like unbelievers at times.
A Real One
Sep 10, 2018 • 31 min
The reason we question authentic belief
Until It Is
Aug 26, 2018 • 46 min
Prevailing attitudes are simply condemning judgements disguised.
Analysis Paralysis
Aug 19, 2018 • 37 min
How to stop over thinking and act.
Findable
Aug 12, 2018 • 38 min
Who is on tHe path to life? Maybe you and maybe not.
By Request
Aug 5, 2018 • 42 min
When you feel accused or judged, there is a reason for it.
Rock It, Man
Jul 30, 2018 • 35 min
Past the doubts and fears is a relationship with God that is unshakable.
End Of The Road?
Jul 22, 2018 • 40 min
What looks like a hopeless end of the road may actually be God’s new beginning.
Teleo
Jul 15, 2018 • 42 min
We live in the completed and incomplete work of the cross. This message tells more.
Wrong
Jul 9, 2018 • 37 min
Moving beyond expectations to a joyful relationship with those around us.
Incomparable
Jul 2, 2018 • 34 min
A challenge to how we truly value Jesus.
Follow Me
Jun 24, 2018 • 34 min
The call to discipleship is not what most think. This clarifies.
The Cross Is Enough
Jun 17, 2018 • 29 min
Need salvation? Know someone who does? This is the one.
Out of the Darkness
Jun 4, 2018 • 44 min
Practical ways to determine if you are under spiritual attack.
5 Options
May 27, 2018 • 21 min
Showing others love does not happen unless you speak their language.
Rest
May 21, 2018 • 45 min
If you are tired or worn out, this message will speak to your soul.
It’s In There
May 6, 2018 • 31 min
From bondage to redemption, communion tells a story we often overlook.
Help.mp3
Apr 29, 2018 • 40 min
Feeling out of sorts? Like you messed up one too many times and now you are the mess? Think again!
Profitable
Apr 25, 2018 • 34 min
We know the consequences of doing nothing with what God has given us, but we rather consider other things when we refuse to act.
Take Note - Luke 16:1-13
Apr 15, 2018 • 37 min
A three step plan to get our spiritual lives back on track.
The Key
Apr 9, 2018 • 43 min
To open the door to an effective life takes the right key: this key.
Half Life
Apr 1, 2018 • 30 min
Life is Jesus. There is no other way or hope.
Half Truth
Mar 26, 2018 • 38 min
There are many half truths circulated about Jesus and the Gospel: today we expose and correct them.
Half Way
Mar 11, 2018 • 37 min
Many so-called believers have gone into the faith half way, which is not really into at all.
Thank You
Mar 4, 2018 • 42 min
Want to be happy? Five thing gratitude does to make you happy.
Uprisings
Feb 25, 2018 • 39 min
Tuning out the distractive voices
The Veil
Feb 18, 2018 • 41 min
Death and darkness are not final, they are like storms in life.
Mustard Seed
Feb 11, 2018 • 35 min
Faith like a mustard seed moves mountains… or does it?
Transform
Feb 7, 2018 • 34 min
Faith will produce greater and greater works or it is dead.
Captives
Jan 28, 2018 • 37 min
Our scattered lives can come back together: here’s how.
I AM Now
Jan 21, 2018 • 38 min
Getting unstuck and unfrozen in life
Dale Simon at Milburn Church
Jan 8, 2018 • 19 min
Dale Simon speaking
Storm Clouds
Jan 7, 2018 • 32 min
When pain hits close to home.
With Us
Dec 24, 2017 • 32 min
Someone with you matters most when the world values you lease.
Born of Blood
Dec 17, 2017 • 42 min
Jesus was born human to become a human sacrifice.
Jerry Lee Puckett on Laity Sunday
Dec 10, 2017 • 7 min
Born of Spirit
Dec 10, 2017 • 40 min
We must be born of Spirit as Jesus was
Crafted
Dec 3, 2017 • 38 min
Our genealogy matches up with that of Jesus, but how?
Love Again
Nov 26, 2017 • 41 min
Love is not what many think it is. This describes it.
Anxious Thoughts
Nov 19, 2017 • 45 min
Anxiety happens, what is its purpose and how do we harness it?
Emotions Tangled
Nov 13, 2017 • 40 min
11.12.17 sermon from Philippians 2:19-21 that speaks to the cry of the heart.
Heart Hurt
Nov 5, 2017 • 30 min
When our heart shuts down to love.
Jerry Still Knows
Oct 29, 2017 • 37 min
Jeremiah 29:11 reminds us God isn’t done with us.
Start
Oct 16, 2017 • 51 min
From 10/15/2017. “It is inappropriate for a Christian to be ashamed or embarrassed when telling others about Jesus Christ. It is appropriate for a Christian to be ashamed or embarrassed when they do not tell others about Jesus Christ.” Who we are and t…
Spin
Sep 19, 2017 • 39 min
From 9/17/2017. Human fidget spinner or a person of significance? Which are you?
Strong Faith
Sep 10, 2017 • 32 min
From 9/10/2017. The four qualities of a strong faith highlight this message of courage and hope.
Shadows
Aug 29, 2017 • 39 min
From 8/27/2017. We all have a dark side. Here’s what to do with it.
Signs
Aug 21, 2017 • 50 min
From August 20, 2017. Does the eclipse mean Jesus is coming soon? What are signs and what do they Mean?
Soldier
Aug 13, 2017 • 48 min
From 8/13/2017. Are you a soldier in the army of God or are you still telling God what you will and won’t do?
Stench
Aug 7, 2017 • 50 min
From August 6, 2017. Sin leaves a smell. It stinks up the place. Our job is to help others remove its effects.
Shaking
Jul 31, 2017 • 36 min
From July 30, 2017. Who do you turn to when everything falls apart? When life is bigger than you and the problems and stress overwhelm you, and then they get worse, what do you do? This personal, reflective journey shares what to do now before the crisis…
Self
Jul 23, 2017 • 35 min
From July 23, 2017. Our values change if we know Jesus. Here is a good look at how.
Saved 2 Serve
Jul 18, 2017 • 43 min
From July 16, 2017. How can you tell if you are saved? What do you do if you are? What really is the difference maker? This message answers that and more.
Spiritual Math
Jul 10, 2017 • 38 min
From July 9, 2017. Let God do all your arithmetic.
Serve Who?
Jul 3, 2017 • 30 min
From July 2, 2017. Do you serve an unknown god or God who can be known?
Shift 2
Jun 26, 2017 • 37 min
From June 25, 2017. A message described as a “most excellent adventure” similar to Bill and Ted. You listen, you decide!
Shift part one
Jun 19, 2017 • 52 min
From June 18, 2017. At the end of this message there are testimonies from those who went on a mission trip. This message talks about how we consider church and serving God. It talks about the transformation we all go through, the attitudes we have, and…
Spurned
Jun 5, 2017 • 37 min
From June 4, 2017. Ever felt unwanted? Left out? Not needed? If you have, there is hope.
Second Chance
May 21, 2017 • 36 min
From May 21, 2017. Do you need a second chance? Here’s how.
See
May 15, 2017 • 34 min
From May 14, 2017. A lesson of hope and vision. Dare you join in with us doing God’s work?
Not Not Sin
May 13, 2017 • 41 min
By request comes this poignant sermon from April 2014. Most of the harshest criticism against Christianity is that a Christian doesn’t walk out their faith. However, a true Christian is known by their fruit, not by their perfect walking out of…
Stir
May 12, 2017 • 35 min
From May 7, 2017. This sermon deals with the things that we can’t seem to let go of. It offers practical solutions and a way to make them go away.
Stand
May 2, 2017 • 39 min
From April 30, 2017. A simple illustration teaches us a profound truth.
Stuff
Apr 23, 2017 • 47 min
From April 23, 2017. Stuff happens. Call it gossip, rumors or junk. It’s all just stuff. It affected Jesus, Moses and many others. This message covers four ways the Bible talks about stuff.
Sunday’s Coming
Apr 16, 2017 • 35 min
From April 16, 2017. Easter service with this message described by some as “The best Easter sermon I have ever heard!” You may be facing the trials but Sunday’s Coming.
Struggle
Apr 10, 2017 • 34 min
From April 9, 2017. Have you ever get like yelling at God. Or think life is unfair? Who hasn’t? This message tells us why and what it means.
Names And Numbers
Mar 26, 2017 • 42 min
From March 26, 2017. When you talk about God, there are some things you cannot understand. But, those things point you to the fact that you are called to be a holy nation.
Never
Mar 12, 2017 • 30 min
From March 12, 2017. Have you ever felt like you just needed to know God was there? Have you ever wondered how to get that closeness back? Have you ever wondered where God goes when it feels like He’s left you? If any of these questions apply to you right…
Not Done
Mar 6, 2017 • 29 min
From March 5, 2017. Three themes: Next Man Up, Do SOMEthing, and You Are Not Done Yet are explored in this message to challenge you. Are you up for the challenge?
Not Jesus
Feb 26, 2017 • 35 min
From February 26, 2017. You are not Jesus, but Jesus can use you. Popeye theology needs to be erased from how you think. Listen to this, it will all make sense in 30 minutes.
Neighbor
Feb 20, 2017 • 34 min
From February 19, 2017. Jesus tells us to love our enemies. But, what does He really mean by that? This sermon explains it.
Neural
Feb 12, 2017 • 44 min
From February 12, 2017. This sermon deal with how we think, why it matters and what we should do about it. Take some notes, and then think about it.
Night Light
Feb 5, 2017 • 38 min
From February 5, 2017. This sermon talks about our fears, our questions, our emotions and our defenses. It asks you why you need them and suggests a way to get rid of them.
Near to the Heart of God
Jan 29, 2017 • 47 min
From January 29, 2017. This message is a practical application to get you beyond thoughts that can deter you from being the best person God made you to be. It’s one to listen to and think about and listen again. There is a lot in this one.
No Doubt
Jan 25, 2017 • 39 min
From December 11, 2016. The audio is not as good as other messages, but the message is clear: Get out of the boat and start looking to Jesus instead of your circumstances.
No Good
Jan 25, 2017 • 38 min
From December 18, 2016. The audio is low but not distorted. Turn up the volume and find out what is good and not good.
Nevermind
Jan 22, 2017 • 37 min
From January 22, 2017. We often make reasons that seem logical for what we do or don’t do. Jesus did not use reasoning we may have, but He could have. This is a history lesson on things you may not have known and why they apply to you. Warning: If you…
Nearsighted
Jan 16, 2017 • 34 min
From January 15, 2017. Isaiah 49 is a prophetic notice to anyone who will listen that they are being trivial in their view of life. God sees the big picture, which includes Satan’s four lies and the failure of Jesus to do His originally stated plan. We…
Never Forget
Jan 9, 2017 • 44 min
From January 8, 2017. We are children of God when we are in relationship with God. When life and things are overwhelming, it is often because we forgot who is in control. This sermon is intended to remind you to never forget that.
Next Blessing
Jan 2, 2017 • 32 min
From January 1, 2017. Every now and then a great verse stands out and has a different meaning. In this message, we hear a story of a man who thinks God has given him all he can get. What happens next is what should happen to all of us. This story could…
No Fish
Dec 7, 2016 • 40 min
From December 4, 2016. Jesus fed 4,000 and 5,000 plus people, and all ate til they were filled. There were leftovers by the basketful on both occasions. However, there was only one kind of leftover with the other food mysteriously produced and consumed in…
Ask Again
Nov 30, 2016 • 42 min
From November 13, 2016. Have you ever wondered about the culture at the time of Jesus? What is different about how they heard the gospel and how we do? There are many distinct differences in awareness levels they had due to cultural differences. What they…
Absolutely
Nov 30, 2016 • 47 min
From November 6, 2016. A communion sermon that describes how much God loves you. It’s one that really might come to a broken heart and say, “I really, really do love you.”
New Story
Nov 27, 2016 • 49 min
From November 27, 2016. This message talks about the roles we play, andthe way God changes them. It’s a journey through our lives with a look toward the future. We wear new hats and have new identities when we belong to Jesus. This sermon helps us to see…
Now And Later
Nov 26, 2016 • 36 min
From November 20, 2016. This is the first of the application sermons. Prayer is fundamental, but are you actually doing it?
Amazing Grace
Nov 4, 2016 • 35 min
From October 30, 2016. Maybe you know what grace is, but I don’t think you ever heard this about it. There are three things about it: the first is that it is NOT unconditional. Why? Listen and find out that and more.
Angels
Oct 23, 2016 • 43 min
From October 23, 2016. What do you know about angels? Here is more than you may have discerned.
Anything But Chicken
Oct 22, 2016 • 41 min
From October 16, 2016. A fun little romp through the barnyard. Not really, more a look at what we choose to give to God thinking it belongs to us. Do you like chicken?
Almost Home
Oct 11, 2016 • 31 min
From October 9, 2016, this timely message used a rope and some electrical tape to explain our lives. Sound a bit different? Maybe, but Pastor Jonathan knocks it out of the park with this message.
Vision Sunday 2016 Direction
Oct 7, 2016 • 12 min
This is a brief overview of where I believe God is leading our church this coming year.
Awful Lawful
Oct 2, 2016 • 28 min
Legalism meets grace in this wide open message about law, judgement and mercy.
All About You
Sep 26, 2016 • 38 min
This sermon is all about you. I wish it was all about Jesus, but let’s start where we are and go from there.
Almost Midnight
Sep 18, 2016 • 31 min
The prison doors spring open and none of the prisoners escaped. But, few were to be found in their cells. Where were they? And, why did the jailer decide to take his own life? Answers in this sermon.
The Charge of the Dark Brigade
Aug 30, 2016 • 28 min
From February 2016, this sermon is a history lesson and a practical moment of encouragement. How could you ask for more?
Access Denied
Aug 28, 2016 • 41 min
From August 28, 2016. If you are tired of the devil taking things or leaving your home or friends in a wreck, this message is for you. It’s time to take back what the enemy stole. It’s time to deny him access to your life. 35 minutes is all it takes to…
Jerry Knows
Aug 21, 2016 • 42 min
From November 15, 2015. Jeremiah 29:11 is a well known verse. Today it kicks off a special series of plans.
Assent Removed
Aug 21, 2016 • 36 min
From August 21, 2016. This goes with the one from August 28, 2016. There is an agreement in place in your life that was agreed to by you. It runs every part of what you do. It’s time to renegotiate the terms and get back on even footing with the problem.
Audience Of One
Aug 21, 2016 • 44 min
From April 2015. Crazy David acting like a fool. Yet he kept on dancing and carrying on like nobody was watching. Yet, there were perhaps thousands observing his behavior. Why didn’t he stop? Why did he keep going? Maybe he was the only one who could hear…
Acting Up!
Aug 14, 2016 • 35 min
From August 14, 2016. Proverbs 22:6 is the verse. What we believe and how we are raised go hand in hand in hand. Does it make a difference? You bet it does. Today, I tell you why and what you should do about it.
Love First
Aug 7, 2016 • 38 min
From August 7, 2016. We all lose our bearings in the faith at one time or another. We need a head check to see if we are still going the right direction. This toe-stepping, heart felt message will get you thinking and repenting. Maybe you didn’t think you…
Losing Our Way
Jul 31, 2016 • 43 min
July 31,2016 From I Corinthians 10:12-13, comes this timely message about the struggle we all face and none of us seem to want to talk about it. If you know anybody dealing with depression, anxiety or anything else similar, do not let them miss this…
Looking To
Jul 31, 2016 • 44 min
July 24,2016. This is based on Hebrews 12:1-2. We look at the author and finisher of our faith. We do not look at our circumstances or our world for the truth of who we are. When we do, we get bogged down. Agreed?
The Cascades
Jul 17, 2016 • 59 min
From March of 2014. Great message that has been requested to be posted. One of those classics that many have drawn on to teach these principles to others. I imagine you are living in a cascade right now and don’t even know it. It happens subtly. What is a…
Looking Through
Jul 17, 2016 • 40 min
From July 17, 2016. We have lost our sense of peace and stability in this world. We have a need to find out what we can do to get it back. God calls each of us out of our comfort zones to go and do. We resist until we find that resisting is more…
Be One
Jul 10, 2016 • 28 min
From October 18, 2016. Fantastic message to encourage and inspire you! If you ever wanted to change and didn’t know how, this sermon and others in the series show a clearly defined plan and path to do so. They are all shared at Milburn UMC by our pastor,…
Looking Ahead
Jul 10, 2016 • 39 min
From July 10, 2016. What is the goal of faith in Christ? What are you seeking? This sermon may clearly show you where your views are not biblical. Listen and learn about holiness. The refresh of the 180 transformation continues.
Living Moments
Jul 4, 2016 • 33 min
From May 8, 2016. I hesitate to post this one as it is one of my least favorite recent messages. However, there may be of some substantial benefit to you. It has some good moments, but I felt flat.
Leveling Down
Jul 3, 2016 • 39 min
From July 3, 2016, this message will challenge you in ways that will make you convicted. If you can listen and not repent after this one, you are either on fire for God or you do not care. The time of communion after the message evoked deep repentance and…
He’s Gone Fishing
Jul 2, 2016 • 51 min
From August 30, 2015. I spoke this message with a cane in my hand. You cannot see the moments when I am taking on the persona of the disciple named Peter, but visually I had the cane in my hand and was acting his role. I hope it translates to this audio…
What’s Up
Jul 1, 2016 • 32 min
From July 2014. This sermon changed me. If you do what I suggest in it, it will do the same for you.
Leveling Even
Jun 26, 2016 • 45 min
From June 26, 2016. This message deals with how sin creates mental illness and God is working to restore our minds and life back to being usable vessels. Share this with someone who battles depression, anxiety or something similar.
The Crucible
Jun 26, 2016 • 36 min
From February 2014. This is one of the most listen to and requested sermons I have ever shared. It is from a few years ago and is not a part of the Turning 180 series. However, it fits perfectly in with the rest of the sermons. I challenge you to listen…
Rising To Fail
Jun 16, 2016 • 36 min
There are a few moments in my life where a radical difference happened. This sermon is one of those moments that helped me to overcome fears. If you are having trouble moving forward in life or with fear and anxiety, this may be the one you have been…
Be 180
Jun 14, 2016 • 38 min
From November 8, 2015. A classic message in the early part of the Turning 180 series. All the messages with 180 in their title and the “Be One” are from a time when our church was experiencing a massive outpouring of grace and miracles. This message…
Four Hearts
Jun 13, 2016 • 41 min
From October 4, 2015. This is the sermon that started it all! Listen to the sermon before you listen to any of the others. This WILL make you think, challenge you in ways that you may have never been challenged before and humble you. This sermon from…
Leveling Up
Jun 12, 2016 • 48 min
From June 12, 2016. We often get stuck in the faith with no way to get moving. We lose sight of the direction we thought God was moving us. We stop growing and maturing. This message will get you back on track and restore your hope in the process, but…
180 Life
Jun 11, 2016 • 44 min
From November 8, 2015. An Important message in the Turning 180 series. How do I live a life of transformation? This will guide you there!
Lightning
Jun 7, 2016 • 30 min
From June 5, 2016. The transformation that God is doing in you must be assessed and evaluated from time to time. We tend to get off track easily. This message brings you back to where it all matters. The question “What matters to you?” is addressed. We…
Living Now
May 29, 2016 • 46 min
From May 29, 2016. The Zombie Passage in Matthew 27, the death of Lazarus, Moses at the burning bush and the Transfiguration of Jesus all have something in common. The question is, do you have a true relationship with Jesus? This will help you answer that…
Living In Another Time Zone
May 24, 2016 • 49 min
From April 24, 2016. Sometimes we get stuck in the past and live like we think nothing will change. There are times in our life when we look at the future and we forget to look at today. This message says we can begin to live now. This is a part of the…
Living Known
May 24, 2016 • 34 min
From May 1, 2016. When all we want is to know that somebody sees us and understands us, it can feel like a very lonely place. Jesus is aware of that. He alone has the ability to see you as you truly are. This is one of those messages where you feel loved…
Living in the Calm
May 23, 2016 • 44 min
From May 15, 2016. Peace in the struggles of life is hard to find until you know this concept.
Living Forgiven
May 23, 2016 • 28 min
From May 22, 2016. An overlooked reality of the faith that we cannot miss.
3 Hots and a Cot
Feb 28, 2016 • 41 min
Are you after surviving or thriving?