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.
Where Rebuilding Starts / Nehemiah, March 20, 2019
Shawn Stone - March 20, 2019 - Nehemiah 1:1-4
Rebuilding starts with a willingness to inquire. with listening to the intel, and when you identify with the problem.
“And your ancient ruins shall be rebuilt; you shall raise up the foundations of many generations; you shall be called the repairer o...
Shawn Stone, March 27, 2019, Nehemiah 1:4-2:5
The greatest work is always prayer. Prayer is the work. We win the war in the spiritual realm; it is always more spiritual than you think it is. If you want to pray God’s will, then learn to pray God’s Word. We need to pray for a revival of humility i...
Our Part and God's Part in Rebuilding / Nehemiah, April 10, 2019
Shawn Stone - April 10, 2019 - Nehemiah 2:1-10
Our part: We all need to let faith and not fear dictate our actions. Never cease to pray once the action has begun. Form an action plan based upon our God-given burden. God's part: “In the LORD's hand the king's heart is a stream of water that He ch...
Staying Focused on the Finish Line / Nehemiah, May 15, 2019
Shawn Stone - May 15, 2019 - Nehemiah 6
We need to say NO to many things so we can honor our YES to God's great work. Strategy for dealing with rumors: Refute them. Rebuke them. Release them to God. You can make it to the finish line!
Rebuilding With God's Word / Nehemiah, May 22, 2019
Shawn Stone, May 22, 2019, Nehemiah 7-8
Real revival happens when: God's Word enlightens our minds. His Word ignites our hearts. His Word engages our wills. Both speaker and listener have a responsibility to understand the Word. "Be careful how you listen...."— Luke 8:18
Responding To God According To His Word / Nehemiah, May 29, 2019
Shawn Stone - May 29, 2019 - Nehemiah 9-10
What history reveals about God: God has a good plan and purpose for His people. God protects and provides for His people. God warns and disciplines His people.
God does not abandon His people. He is always aware of their circumstances, and God's mercy tr...
Shawn Stone, June 5, 2019, Nehemiah 11-12
As they began to populate the city of Jerusalem, the Israelites prepared to dedicate and celebrate the building they had completed. Celebration that brings true joy is God-centered, comes from remembering God’s faithfulness, andis filled with thanksgiving.
The Neverending Work of Rebuilding / Nehemiah, June 12, 2019
Shawn Stone - June 12, 2019 - Nehemiah 13
What went wrong for Nehemiah? How do we carry on the work we are called to do? Dealing with corrupt leadership and compromise. Guard your gates. Do your part knowing that God will do His.