Shawn Stone is the executive pastor at Maranatha Chapel. He shares the Bible with inspirational and encouraging passion while breaking down the Bible's complexities into something everyone can understand. Use the dropdown menu to browse all of Shawn's series.
Shawn Stone - May 13, 2015 - Genesis 3:1-9
Communication isn't just the words you say but how you say them. Did God REALLY say that? Satan asked Eve. He set the stage for deception, pride, and rebellion.
Seven: Anger - The Case of Moses / Seven, May 27, 2015
Shawn Stone - May 27, 2015 - Exodus
Moses was furious when the people worshipped a golden calf! Jesus was angry at th emoneychangers in the Temple. Righteous anger can be noble when we respond in right way. But anger that is bitter and unhealthy needs to be uprooted. Admit your anger. Grieve ov...
Seven: Lust the Case of Joseph / Seven, June 10, 2015
Shawn Stone, Genesis 39; June 10, 2015
What we learn about lust. An appetite that needs to be satisfied. But sex is so much more than that. God designed it with a powerful purpose. Joseph chose purity and honor. God promises blessings and honor to those who honor Him.
Seven: Sloth the Silent Assassin / Seven, June 24, 2015
Shawn Stone, June 24, 2015
Sloth isn't just doing nothing. Follow the path of wisdom in the book of Proverbs. Power packed truth! Look at the foolish man versus the wise man. Or the sluggard verses the diligent man. "The soul of the diligent shall be made rich."
Gluttony: Stuffing Your Stomach and Starving Your Heart / Seven, July 1, 2015
Shawn Stone, July 1, 2015, Genesis 25:27-34
Esau sold his birthright for a bowl of soup. We can miss our true calling and happiness when we are controlled by our needs. When we give into lusts of the flesh, food habits can pull us away from God. Do we use our relationship food as a spiritual di...
Seven: Pride: The Root of All Sin / Seven, July 8, 2015
Shawn Stone - July 8, 2015 - Daniel 4
Pride comes before a fall, before destruction. It's a law of life.
Nebuchadnezzar was one of the most proud men in all of history.
He shared his personal account of the sin of pride. How was this mighty king humbled?