Words of Life|Pastor Balan Swaminathan|HIPM
Raise Your Dead Child

Raise Your Dead Child

September 6, 2019

1 Kings 17: 17- 24 - As I see these scriptures very close to understand what is going on in the life of this woman, I could understand what is happening to our families in this technology driven and technology controlled era of the 21st century.
1. The son of the woman died - V 17
2. The mother is helpless -V 18 Read the rest of this entry »

Miracles Do Happen

Miracles Do Happen

September 6, 2019

Mark Ch. 5 presents such a beautiful picture of healing and deliverance. But when it comes to Mark Ch. 6, we see Jesus started facing challenges.
- Jesus was rejected at Nazareth (Mark 6:1-6)
- John the Baptist was beheaded (Mark 6:27-29)
- Jesus not finding time to rest and to pray (Mark 6:30-33) Read the rest of this entry »

Second Touch

Second Touch

August 22, 2019

Mark 8:22–26 - Jesus healed a blind man at Bethsaida.
Here is the summary of this miracle "You had a vision, that vision was lost, Jesus touched you, the vision was partially restored, now you need a second touch from the Master".
1. Are we not able to value our own life and the lives of others? Read the rest of this entry »

Death into Life

Death into Life

August 16, 2019

One of the miracles Jesus performed was raising the Son of a Widow in the city of Nain, Luke 7:11-17. Entire sermon was divided into three segments. 1. Loss of the son, 2. Compassion of Jesus, 3. Return of the dead. Some of the truths learned include Read the rest of this entry »

Tithing, Never Understood

Tithing, Never Understood

August 7, 2019

This sermon was delivered so that Tithing will be understood correctly. None of us should miss the blessings of giving. Our giving gives an opportunity for God to bless us. Here is the outline of the sermon. Listen to the sermon to clarify your questions on tithing and start giving. God bless you.
1. Partnering with God on what He is doing in this world
2. More than a law, tithing is a principle Read the rest of this entry »

Evangelism | Seed Evangelism

Evangelism | Seed Evangelism

August 1, 2019

Gospel is seed. God wants us to scatter the Gospel seed over the lives around us. As the main objective of the sower is to get the seed to the ground, the main purpose of the church is to reach the multitude with the Gospel. Let us learn some of the principles of evangelism from the parable of the Growing Seed as we read in Mark 4:26-29. Here is the sermon outline. Read the rest of this entry »

Evangelism | Fishing, A Model for Evangelism

Evangelism | Fishing, A Model for Evangelism

July 25, 2019

Luke 5:1-11 Learning from the life of Jesus as He was performing an evangelical ministry where 4 fishermen made a decision to follow Christ. We learned the following truths about Evangelical Ministry:
1. Make use of the available resource
2. Stop speaking & Start doing
3. Just fishermen, but skillful in fishing
4. Launch out into the deep - Need to go where fish are
5. We tried, it didn't work
6. Partnering in kingdom
Listen to the sermon and know why preaching the Gospel must be the number one priority.

Evangelism | John, the Baptist or Evangelist?

Evangelism | John, the Baptist or Evangelist?

July 18, 2019

Luke 3:1-22 John the Baptist was not just a Prophet, not just a Baptist, but an Evangelist too. We answered the following questions from the life and from the ministry of John.
1. Who was John the Baptist?
2. What was the message John preached?
3. How can we escape the coming wrath of God? Read the rest of this entry »

Evangelism | Teleported Evangelist

Evangelism | Teleported Evangelist

July 11, 2019

Philip was one of the first century evangelists of the early church. God miraculously used Philip to bring revival in Samaria. After ministering to the Ethiopian Eunuch, Philip was supernaturally teleported to a place called Azotus.
Careful observation of Philip's ministry teaches us the following:
1. Be filled with the Holy Spirit
2. Play whatever role God is asking you to do, so that the work of God will be done Read the rest of this entry »

Evangelism | Encounter and Evangelism

Evangelism | Encounter and Evangelism

July 4, 2019

John 4:1-42 - This was the exact Gospel Message shared by the Samaritan woman: "Come, see a Man who told me all things that I ever did. Could this be the Christ?"
3Es - Encounter - Excitement - Evangelism
- The woman had an Encounter with Lord Jesus 
- Then she was so Excited about that encounter
- Finally she involved herself in Evangelism 
Listen to the sermon to learn more about how our encounter and excitement must invite others to Christ.