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Ascension of the Lord — Cycle A

Devotions for Pastors Ascension of the Lord
SermonStudio (5 items)
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Streams of Living Water
on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 by Stephen P. McCutchan
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Water From the Rock
on Acts 1:1-11 by Stephen P. McCutchan
The Ascension of Our Lord from Water From the Rock
on Psalm 47 by Stephen P. McCutchan
The Ascension of Our Lord from Water From the Rock
on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Stephen P. McCutchan
The Ascension of Our Lord from Water From the Rock
on Luke 24:44-53 by Stephen P. McCutchan


Sermons for Ascension of the Lord
Village Shepherd (1 items)
God's breath by Janice Scott
Sermon on Ezekiel 37:1-14


SermonStudio (54 items)
The Majesty Of God's Love from PREPARATION AND MANIFESTATION
Sermon on Matthew 28:16-20 by MARK ELLINGSEN
You Are My Witness from Which Way to Jesus?
Sermon on Mark 16:15-20 Luke 24:44-53 by Harry N. Huxhold
Understand-Witness-Worship from From Dusk To Dawn
Sermon on Mark 16:15-20 by Charles Michael Mills
He Ascended Into Heaven from THE POWER OF DARKNESS
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by DURWOOD L. BUCHHEIM
Completing The Master's Work from Sermons on the Gospel Readings
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Richard E. Gribble, CSC
The Three Wishes Of The Christian Life from Tears Of Sadness, Tears Of Gladness
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Albert G. Butzer, III
A Friend In High Places from Sermons On The Gospel Readings
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Robert A. Noblett
Stay In The City from The Culture Of Disbelief
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Donna E. Schaper
Jesus Meets Buddha and Confucius from CHANNELING GRACE
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by CARL L. JECH
The Friendly Skies -- United from The Vine and the Branches
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Jerry L. Schmalenberger
What Makes Those Disciples So Darn Happy? from PREPARATION AND MANIFESTATION
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by MARK ELLINGSEN
He Ascended Into Heaven from The Lord Is Risen! He Is Risen Indeed! He Really Is!
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Richard L. Sheffield
Now What? from Sermons On The Gospel Readings
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Frank G. Honeycutt
Living Vertically from Living Vertically
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by John N. Brittain
Using Scripture And Other Sources To Understand Jesus from Sermons on the Gospel Readings
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by David T. Ball
The Logical Conclusion from Sermons on the Gospel Readings
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by John S. Smylie
The End Of The Beginning from Sermons on the Gospel Readings
on Luke 24:44-53 by Frank Ramirez
A Good-bye Topping All Others from Sermons on the Gospel Readings
on Luke 24:44-53 by Donald Charles Lacy
Connected To God from Sermons On The Gospel Readings
Lectionary on Luke 24:44-53 by Lee Griess
He Ascended into Heaven from To The Cross and Beyond
Lectionary on Luke 24:44-53 by David O. Bales
The Best Send Off Ever from How to Preach the Miracles
Preaching on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 by John E. Sumwalt
Reflections of a Healthy Church from The View from the Cross
Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by John W. Clarke
The Eyes Of Your Heart from Sermons On The Second Reading
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by James L. Killen, Jr., Jr.
Richard W. Ferris William G. Carter
Having High Hope from ACCESS TO HIGH HOPE
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Harry N. Huxhold
Height Advantage from Sermons On The Second Readings
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Paul E. Robinson
Celebrating The Absence Of The Presence from Ashes To Ascension
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by John A. Stroman
A Time To Hear Hope Calling from Love Is Your Disguise
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Frank Luchsinger
Holy Collision from Sermons On The Second Readings
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Dallas A. Brauninger
The Name Of Names from THE VICTORY OF FAITH
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Mark J. Molldrem
Why Life Changes When You Know The Truth from Hope For The Weary Heart
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Henry F. Woodruff
All That Goes Down Must Go Up from Sermons on the Second Readings
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by John T. Ball
Doing Christ's Work from Sermons on the Second Readings
Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Nancy Kraft
It's A Good Thing He's Gone! from Sermons on the Second Readings
on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Steven E. Albertin
Caring For Others: The Christian Vocation In The World from Sermons on the Second Readings
on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Richard E. Gribble, CSC
Power Sharing from Sermons On The Second Readings
Lectionary on Ephesians 1:15-23 by David O. Bales
When God Disappears from HIS FINEST DAYS
Sermon on Acts 1:6-11 by ROBERT L. ALLEN
Bear Love from Sermons On The First Readings
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Bill Mosley
Looking Up, Looking Out from RESTORING THE FUTURE
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Robert J. Elder
Witnesses To The Whole World from Sermons On The First Readings
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Richard E. Gribble
To Be Continued from From This Day Forward
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Paul W. Kummer
In The Event Of Power Failure from Sermons On The First Readings
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Charles D. Reeb
Pie in The Sky from Together In Christ
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Erskine White
The "Ups And Downs" Of The Ascension from A 'NEW AND IMPROVED' JESUS?
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by BARBARA BROKHOFF
A Name Above All Others from CALLED TO JERUSALEM: SENT TO THE WORLD
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by THEODORE F. SCHNEIDER
Completing The Master's Work from Cross, Resurrection, And Ascension
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Richard E. Gribble, CSC
You Shall Receive Power from Deformed, Disfigured, And Despised
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Carlyle Fielding Stewart, III
Final Instructions from Sermons On The First Readings
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Ron Lavin
Ascension Answers from Sermons on the First Readings
Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 by Ken Lentz
A Stupid Question from Sermons on the First Readings
on Acts 1:1-11 by David Kalas
What Are You Looking At? from Sermons on the First Readings
on Acts 1:1-11 by Frank Ramirez
Life's Greatest Tension: Despair vs. Hope from The Courage to Carry On
Lent/Easter on Acts 1:1-11 by David H. Webb
Receiving The Power Of The Holy Spirit from Sermons On The First Readings
Lectionary on Acts 1:1-11 by Schuyler Rhodes
Stargazing, Naval Gazing, and Other Waiting Games from Show-and-Tell
Lectionary on Acts 1:1-11 by Tony S. Everett
Doing The Right Thing from Times of Refreshing
Sermon on Acts 1-11 by E. Carver McGriff


StoryShare (11 items)
On The Shoulders of Giants -- the King James translation of the BibleStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Frank Ramirez John Fitzgerald
God is Awesomestories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Wagner
The Outer LimitsStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by C. David McKirachan Frank Ramirez
Wrong By a CenturyStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Frank Ramirez Keith Hewitt
Evacstories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Hewitt Frank Ramirez
You Are Witnesses on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Hewitt Larry Winebrenner
Witnessing to the TruthStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Peter Andrew Smith John E. Sumwalt
Wayne's DeploymentStories on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 by Argile Smith Charles D. Reeb
Are You Sure?Stories on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 by C. David McKirachan Stan Purdum
Wait ThereStories on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 by David O. Bales Constance Berg
The Inexplicable MollyStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Scott Dalgarno Argile Smith


Children's material for Ascension of the Lord
CSSPlus (37 items)
A grand opening — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-54
A grand opening — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-54
Who's the boss? — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
He'll be back! — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
He'll be back! — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
The eyes of your heart — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
What's Ascension? — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Who's the boss? — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Still with us — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
"Still with us" — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
Jesus the head — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Luke 24:44-53 — Children's Sermon on UP!
UP! — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
Hope ... riches... greatness — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Clothed with power — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Like a rug — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Real power! — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
He was lifted up — Children's Sermon on Acts 1:1-11
Jesus the great teacher — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Up, up and away! — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
Time to pray — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Carried into heaven — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
He opened their minds — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
The Bible Reveals Jesus — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Read and ask — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Up to heaven — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Up to heaven — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
The nth power — on Ephesians 1:15-23
Whodunit? — on Luke 24:44-53
Whodunit? — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
We are the body — Children's Sermon on Ephesians 1:15-23
Extra-terrestrial — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
Extra-terrestrial — Children's Activity on Luke 24:44-53
Sent Out as Christ — Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53
The Morning After — on Luke 24:44-53
Eyes Open! — Children's sermon on Luke 24:44-53

Village Shepherd (1 items)
You Can Do It, Emily! by Janice Scott
Children's Liturgy and Story on John 5:1-9

SermonStudio (4 items)
The Sustaining Promise from Alleluia!
Children's Sermon on Matthew 28:16-20 Mark 16:12-18 Luke 24:44-49 by Elaine M. Ward
The Propelling Word from Alleluia!
Children's Sermon on Matthew 28:16-20 Mark 16:12-18 Luke 24:44-49 by Elaine M. Ward
All God Does, God Does Well from Story Time At The Altar
Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 by Elaine M. Ward
Clothed With Power from The Big Influence of Small Things
Children's Sermon on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 by Brett Blair

Gospel Grams (0 items)


Commentary and Exegetical material for Ascension of the Lord
Emphasis (25 items)
Christ reigns Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
The end of the beginning Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
More than one tale can tell Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 93
Ascension perspective Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Right Response Commentary on Acts 15:1-2, 22, 27 Revelation 21:10, 22-27 John 14:23-29
Jesus' followers face change Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:46-53
With seeing hearts Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Christian community Commentary on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29 Revelation 21:10, 22-27 John 14:23-29
The Exalted Lord Commentary on
Jesus rules! Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Number one Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Where? How? What? When? Why? Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Acts 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Love Commentary on Acts 10:44-48 1 John 5:1-6 John 15:9-17
Assurance Commentary on Psalm 67 Revelation 21:10, 22-27 John 14:23-29
He ascended into heaven Commentary on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23
What goes up Commentary on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47
Coronation day Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47
Ground rules Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47
Hope for tomorrow Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47
Game plan Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47
What goes up Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Wait here for the baptism of the Holy Spirit Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23
Long-term ascension assurances Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
A community of joy Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
A community of joy Commentary on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53


SermonStudio (29 items)
The Ascension of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by George M. Bass
Ascension from A BUCKET FULL OF MIRACLES
Exegesis on Luke 24:44-53; Acts 1:1-11 by Jeff Wedge
Ascension of Our Lord from Preaching And Reading The Old Testament Lessons
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 by Elizabeth Achtemeier
The crucified and risen Jesus has ascended to the Father from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Russell F. Anderson
The risen, ascended and exalted Christ. from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Russell F. Anderson
I Go To Prepare A Place For You from The Life Of Christ And The Death Of A Loved One
Exegesis on John 14:1-6 Psalm 139:1-17 Wisdom 3:1-5, 9 by Barbara G. Schmitz
The Ascension of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Jerry L. Schmalenberger
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by E. Carver McGriff
The Ascension of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:16-23 Luke 24:44-53 by George M. Bass
The Ascension of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by George M. Bass
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:16-23 Luke 24:44-53 by George M. Bass
Up, Up And Away! from Preaching the Miracles
Exegesis on Mark 16:19-20 Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 by John R. Brokhoff
Up, Up And Away! The Miracle Of The Ascension from Preaching the Miracles
Exegesis on Mark 16:19-20 Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 by John R. Brokhoff
Ascension from Preaching The Miracles
Exegesis on Mark 16:19-20 Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 by Dallas A. Brauninger
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by E. Carver McGriff
Ascension of Our Lord from Preaching and Reading the Old Testament Lessons:
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 by Elizabeth Achtemeier
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Jerry L. Schmalenberger
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Carlos Wilton
Jesus Doesn't Divide The World from Gathering Up the Fragments
Sermons on Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:49-53 by Mariann Edgar Budde
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 47 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 93 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 47 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 93 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 93 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Hear My Voice
Lectionary on Psalm 47 by James Evans Stan Purdum
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by E. Carver McGriff
Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Carlos Wilton
The Ascension Of Our Lord from Lectionary Preaching Workbook
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Jerry L. Schmalenberger
Ascension of Our Lord from Preaching and Reading the Old Testament Lessons
Exegesis on Acts 1:1-11 by Elizabeth Achtemeier


Illustrations and Stories for Ascension of the Lord
Emphasis (262 items)
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Steve Cohen, a pastor in... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
My family was excited about... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Linda Greenlaw wrote her first... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
Incredible media scrutiny followed Justin... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
Tealeaf reading is still popular... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
It was an incredible worship... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
The Greek word for power... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The instrument of Jesus' execution... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
In the late 1980s and... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The struggle to be number... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
In his book Why Religion... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
February 9, 1964 was the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Do you like the smell... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
Robert Louis Stevenson tells of... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
In San Francisco, California, St... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
Bernard L. Coffindaffer of Craigsville... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
Light is a constant reminder... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
J. B. Phillips, the New... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
Mrs. Holland was a favorite... Illustration on John 14:23-29
These days it seems we... Illustration on John 14:23-29
Jesus offered --offers --peace, like... Illustration on John 14:23-29
and we will come to... Illustration on John 14:23-29
Ron and Lori were celebrating... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Generally people will listen to... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
A summer writing project necessitated... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
The proof of our love... Illustration on 1 John 5:1-6
To think in terms of... Illustration on 1 John 5:1-6
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) was noted... Illustration on 1 John 4:1-11
Some folks thought that John... Illustration on 1 John 4:1-11
Woody Allen wrote, directed, and... Illustration on 1 John 4:1-11
Any one of us is... Illustration on 1 John 4:1-11
Have you ever tried to... Illustration on John 15:9-17
Beethoven was told by some... Illustration on John 15:9-17
A little boy was being... Illustration on John 15:9-17
We have lived so long... Illustration on Acts 10:44-48
Prejudice really means to weigh... Illustration on Acts 10:44-48
In West Side Story, Maria... Illustration on Acts 10:44-48
Then they asked him to... Illustration on Acts 10:44-48
True Christian love is shown... Illustration on Acts 11:19-30
The name Lee Iacocca has... Illustration on Acts 11:19-30
The Word of God spread... Illustration on Acts 11:19-30
Reverend F. B. Meyer relates... Illustration on Acts 11:19-30
From time to time woodsmen... Illustration on 1 John 5:1-6
The story is told of... Illustration on 1 John 5:1-6
Necessity has no law.br... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
In Acts 11:26 we learn... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Will Campbell writes in Forty... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Were someone to approach you... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
The late Raymond Nogar, OP... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
The young couple was from... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
The renowned magician and escape... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
Do you save ribbons? Or... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
The picture of a dwelling... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
The couple was sitting out... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
How many times we encounter... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
Charleston, South Carolina, might aptly... Illustration on Revelation 21:10, 22-27
William R. Clark shares this... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
For most of the listeners... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
Daily Willard Scott of the... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
A mild-mannered woman shifted... Illustration on Revelation 21:22-22:5
Schumann wrote to Mendelssohn, 'Bach... Illustration on John 14:23-29
The Counsellor ... will bring to... Illustration on John 14:23-29
Roger Miller, the country songwriter... Illustration on John 14:23-29
We have all experienced teachers... Illustration on John 14:23-29
Paul reminds us, in our... Illustration on Ephesians 1:17-23
All had been accomplished. The... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
There is an old legend... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
A story in the book... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
In 1198 Saladin conveyed the... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
Among the many beautiful names... Illustration on John 17:20-26
The Ascension answers an important... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
When John Milton was a... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
Our two sons watched as... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
In the world of human... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
Paul directs our minds to... Illustration on Ephesians 1:17-23
A cathedral in Scandinavia has... Illustration on Ephesians 1:17-23
One of the most influential... Illustration on John 17:20-26
There is a fable of... Illustration on John 17:20-26
As a manifestation of their... Illustration on John 17:20-26
The risen Christ leaves and... Illustration on John 14:23-29
There has been a frequent... Illustration on John 14:23-29
In verse twenty-seven of... Illustration on John 14:23-29
In every congregation that gathers... Illustration on John 14:23-29
How do we treat the... Illustration on Acts l5:1-2, 22-29
What a lackluster experience this... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Lystra was a Roman colony... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
When you dream of strawberry... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
Last winter the newspapers overflowed... Illustration on Acts 14:8-18
In Philip E. Slater's classic... Illustration on Revelation 21:10-14, 22-27
Abraham Lincoln, the quiet man... Illustration on Revelation 21:10-14, 22-27
What will the future be... Illustration on Revelation 21:10-14, 22-27
This was one of Archbishop... Illustration on Revelation 21:10-14, 22-27
One of the great things... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Compared to the immolation demanded... Illustration on Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
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Notice the difference between the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
How faithful is our witness... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Katlynn realized the most powerful... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Thomas Gray, the eighteenth century... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The convenience store clerk got... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Many congregations and individuals pray... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
It only took a couple... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
A businessman liked having his... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
This passage celebrates the Ephesian... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
On the Professional Golf Association... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
In Algonquin mythology one favorite... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
In the twenty-first century... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
In December 1988, Chuck Close... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Saying good-bye is never... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Are you happy yet?br... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Strength comes from the prayers... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Ascension DayWhen, long... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
In a dark corner of... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
We have sung the old... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Agnes Sanford's ministry was one... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
What comes into your mind... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The popularity of the new... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
A young couple with a... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
In the final chapter of... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Sam had found an abundance... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Recently McDonald's was told that... Illustration on Matthew 28:16-20
Stories and photographs circulate frequently... Illustration on Matthew 28:16-20
There is a legend told... Illustration on Matthew 28:16-20
In Saul Bellow's novel Herzog... Illustration on Matthew 28:16-20
Queen Elizabeth II was visiting... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
I suppose most Christians have... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
The chaplain at a large... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
Repentance for forgiveness of sins... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
For many children in school... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The opposite of the text... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
At a wedding reception the... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Paul's prayer to the Ephesians... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
A college professor, preparing to... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Marching Ordersbr... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
In France, September of 1783... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
We don't often stop to... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
When Mr. Universe, Arnold Schwarzenegger... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Jim was in second grade... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Jonathan Edwards, who in August... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
As I get older I... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Li prayed for wisdom, revelation... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
There is something different about... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
A friend who is a... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The late, brilliant theologian Joseph... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
Prior to these verses, the... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
The owner of a large... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
A district justice in Pendleton... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
There are moments in our... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
In the rock opera, Jesus... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Each week at Taconic Correctional... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Terry Anderson was stationed in... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
Charles Townsend Copeland, beloved Harvard... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
George Bass wrote about the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
We visited a communal farm... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
A current critic of the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
There is a Hindu story... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The Risen Christ not only... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
The timid speaker approached the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
As the young mother was... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
As Jesus departs from the... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
A young boy went to... Illustration on Luke 24:44-53
The poem, Via Lucis, by... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
An expedition to observe the... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
We tend to like power... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Milton Jacobi was 10 or... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The story of Francis' life... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Out of the horror of... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
Oh great! A broken watch... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
In the early days of... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
In January of 1995, the... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
The late Archbishop of San... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
At the funeral there was... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
How comfortable has the church... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
In one of her many... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
The disciples are told to... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
Have you ever stood on... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
Not far from the city... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote from his... Illustration on Luke 24:46-53
Hunter Beckelhymer, retired professor of... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
Some things just naturally go... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
An American decided to take... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
Go into all the world... Illustration on Mark 16:15-20
The church which is his... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
During the late 1940s, a... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
We must never forget who... Illustration on Ephesians 1:15-23
On May 23, 1785, Ben... Illustration on Acts 1:1-11
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SermonStudio (15 items)
Kristina's Angel
Story on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 by John E. Sumwalt
We Have The Majority
Story on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Gregory L. Tolle
A Prayer And A Blessing
Story on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Constance Berg
Convincing Proof
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by John E. Sumwalt Margaret Nyland-Brown
New Hope
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by Constance Berg
Witnesses
Story on Luke 24:44-53 by John E. Sumwalt Jo Perry-Sumwalt
Microsoft *#!@&*
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by Timothy F. Merrill
Don't Just Stand There!
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by John E. Sumwalt Judith M. Evenden
Ascension Sunday
Story on Luke 24:44-53 by John Steward
Open Our Minds, Lord
Story on Luke 24:44-53 by Constance Berg
The Priest And The Professor
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by Gregory L. Tolle
"He Ascended Into Heaven"
story on Acts 1:1-11 by David E. Leininger
Divine Dynamite
Story on Acts 1:1-11 by David E. Leininger
Waiting And Wasting
on Acts 1:1-11 by Gregory L. Tolle
Clouded Vision
Lectionary on Acts 1:1-11 by David E. Leininger


StoryShare (11 items)
On The Shoulders of Giants -- the King James translation of the BibleStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Frank Ramirez John Fitzgerald
God is Awesomestories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Wagner
The Outer LimitsStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by C. David McKirachan Frank Ramirez
Wrong By a CenturyStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Frank Ramirez Keith Hewitt
Evacstories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Hewitt Frank Ramirez
You Are Witnesses on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Keith Hewitt Larry Winebrenner
Witnessing to the TruthStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Peter Andrew Smith John E. Sumwalt
Wayne's DeploymentStories on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 by Argile Smith Charles D. Reeb
Are You Sure?Stories on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 by C. David McKirachan Stan Purdum
Wait ThereStories on Luke 24:44-53 Ephesians 1:15-23 Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 by David O. Bales Constance Berg
The Inexplicable MollyStories on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Scott Dalgarno Argile Smith


Worship and Drama for Ascension of the Lord
SermonStudio (38 items)
Power
Drama on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:49-53 Psalm 47 by John A. TenBrook
Gone, But Not Forgotten
Drama on Acts 1:1-11 by Jacqueline Sharer Robertson

Worship on by Hugh H. Drennan
ASCENSION DAY
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Heth H. Corl
What Are You Looking At?
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Frank Ramirez
The Ascension Of Our Lord
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Beverly S. Bailey
Seventh Sunday Of Easter
Worship on based on Acts 1:6-11 by Frank Ramirez
The Promise Of The Holy Spirit
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 by H. Burnham Kirkland
Jesus Appears to the Disciples
Worship on Luke 24:44-53 by Wayne H. Keller
Restore The Kingdom?
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Dallas A. Brauninger
The ascension of Jesus
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 by Heth H. Corl
The Church's mission in time and space
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:46-53 by PAUL A. LAUGHLIN
ASCENSION DAY
Worship on Psalm 47 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:46-53 by Norman A. Beck
The Ascension Of Our Lord
Lectionary on Luke 24:44-53 Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Psalm 47 by Amy C. Schifrin Martha Shonkwiler
Jesus' reminder to, and departure from, the disciples
Worship on Luke 24:44-53 Mark 16:15-20 by Wayne B. Keller
Ascension Sunday
Worship on Psalm 47 by Hugh H. Drennan
Clap Your Hands All You Peoples
Worship on Psalm 47 by Dallas A. Brauninger
ASCENSION DAY
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by B. David Hostetter
Jesus Is Taken Up To Heaven
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 by DALLAS A. BRAUNINGER
ASCENSION DAY
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 by B. David Hostetter
The Ascension of Christ
Worship on Luke 24:44-53 by Wayne H. Keller
Ascension Of Our Lord
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Dallas A. Brauninger
Ascension Of Our Lord
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by H. Burnham Kirkland
The Ascension
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 by James R. Wilson
Convincing
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 by Dallas A. Brauninger
Ascension Day
Worship on Luke 24:44-53 by Wayne H. Keller
Theme: It Is Not For You To Know
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 by Frank Ramirez
The Ascension Of Our Lord
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 or Psalm 93 by Charles and Donna Cammarata
To The Lord Of Lords, Ascended
on Psalm 47 by Clyde W. Wentzell
The Ascension Of Our Lord
on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 Psalm 47 by Julia Ross Strope
The Ascension Of Our Lord
on Acts 1:1-11 by Frank Ramirez
The Ascension Of Our Lord
on Ephesians 1:15-23 by Frank Ramirez
The Ascension Of Our Lord
on Luke 24:44-53 by Frank Ramirez
Ascension Of Our Lord
Lectionary on Acts 1:1-11 by H. Burnham Kirkland
Ascension Of Our Lord
Lectionary on Ephesians 1:15-23 by H. Burnham Kirkland
Ascension Of Our Lord
Lectionary on Luke 24:44-53 by H. Burnham Kirkland
Ascension Of Our Lord
Lectionary on Psalm 47 by H. Burnham Kirkland
The Ascension Of Our Lord
Worship on Acts 1:1-11 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53 by Thom M. Shuman


Village Shepherd (1 items)
You Can Do It, Emily! by Janice Scott
Children's Liturgy and Story on John 5:1-9