Perseverar. - Calvary Christian Church

Jan 19, 2020


Welcome to the page dedicated to the sermon on Perseverance at Calvary Christian Church, a ministry of St Paul’s United Methodist Church. In this sermon, we delve into the concept of perseverance and its significance in our lives as Christians. Our aim is to provide you with valuable insights, teachings, and stories that can help strengthen your faith. Join us as we explore the importance of perseverance in the context of our faith and beliefs.

The Power of Perseverance

Perseverance is a foundational principle that underpins our Christian journey. It refers to the ability to persist in our faith despite obstacles, challenges, and setbacks. As believers, we understand the significance of perseverance and its transformative power in our lives. Through perseverance, we develop resilience, deepen our faith, and grow closer to God.

When we face trials and tribulations, perseverance acts as a compass, guiding us through difficult times and reminding us of our unwavering commitment to our beliefs. It instills in us the determination to keep moving forward, even when the path seems uncertain.

The Biblical Teachings on Perseverance

Throughout the Bible, we find numerous accounts of individuals who demonstrated extraordinary perseverance in their faith. These stories serve as powerful reminders of the rewards and blessings that come from staying steadfast in our beliefs.

1. The Perseverance of Job

The story of Job illustrates the epitome of perseverance. Despite facing immense suffering and loss, Job remained faithful to God. His unwavering trust in God's plan and his refusal to renounce his faith serve as a testament to the strength of perseverance.

2. The Journey of Joseph

Joseph's life was marked by trials and tribulations. Sold into slavery by his own brothers, falsely accused, and imprisoned, Joseph could have easily lost hope. However, his unwavering faith in God sustained him through the darkest of times. Joseph's perseverance eventually led him to a position of power and redemption, demonstrating the rewards of staying faithful in the face of adversity.

3. The Courage of Paul

The apostle Paul faced countless challenges and hardships as he spread the message of Christ. Imprisonment, persecution, and danger were ever-present in his life. However, Paul's unyielding perseverance enabled him to endure these trials and continue sharing the gospel. His example inspires us to remain strong in our faith, no matter the circumstances we may face.

Principles of Perseverance

In order to cultivate and strengthen our perseverance, it is vital to understand the principles that support this virtue. Here are some key principles to keep in mind:

1. Trusting in God's Plan

Perseverance is rooted in the unshakable trust we have in God's plan for our lives. By entrusting our path to God, we can overcome challenges with a steadfast mindset, knowing that He is guiding us every step of the way.

2. Seeking Support from the Community

Surrounding ourselves with a strong community of believers provides the support and encouragement necessary to endure difficulties. Together, we can share our burdens, uplift one another, and strengthen our resolve to persevere.

3. Cultivating a Resilient Spirit

Perseverance requires developing a resilient spirit that is unyielding in the face of adversity. It means embracing challenges as opportunities for growth, learning from our mistakes, and rising stronger after each setback.

Embracing Perseverance in Our Daily Lives

Perseverance is not confined to extraordinary circumstances but can be applied to our everyday lives. By integrating perseverance into our daily routines, we can become more resilient, steadfast, and faithful in our journey of faith.

1. Perseverance in Prayer

Prayer is a powerful tool that connects us with God and strengthens our relationship with Him. Perseverance in prayer involves consistent communication with God, even when answers may not be immediate. It allows us to rely fully on His guidance and provides comfort during challenging times.

2. Perseverance in Serving Others

As followers of Christ, we are called to serve others and make a positive impact in the world. Perseverance in serving others means remaining committed to our mission of love, compassion, and justice, even when faced with obstacles or discouragement.

3. Perseverance in Self-Reflection and Growth

Self-reflection is essential for personal growth and spiritual development. Perseverance in self-reflection involves an honest examination of our lives, identifying areas for improvement, and persistently working towards positive changes.


Perseverance is a fundamental aspect of our faith and beliefs as Christians. Through the guidance of God and the teachings of the Bible, we can cultivate perseverance, allowing it to shape and strengthen our journey of faith. As we embrace the power of perseverance, we discover that challenges become stepping stones, setbacks become opportunities, and our faith becomes unshakable.

Join us at Calvary Christian Church, a ministry of St Paul’s United Methodist Church, as we continue to explore the transformative power of perseverance in our lives, both individually and as a community.

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Nov 14, 2023
Katia Gilliam
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Nov 8, 2023
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Oct 28, 2023
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Oct 4, 2023
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Sep 30, 2023
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Sep 23, 2023
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Sep 20, 2023
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May 29, 2023
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Apr 3, 2023
Eleuterrios Arapis
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Mar 16, 2023
Stan Wintraecken
Thank you for emphasizing the importance of perseverance.
Dec 27, 2022
Darby Schafer
Perseverance is our anchor in the storms of life.
Dec 27, 2022
Ryan Hunter
I feel challenged to persevere in my faith and in life.
Dec 19, 2022
I feel equipped to face challenges with a spirit of perseverance.
Dec 3, 2022
Kimball Ferris
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Nov 19, 2022
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Nov 9, 2022
Karen Garst
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Nov 6, 2022
Becky Leverette
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Nov 5, 2022
Lynn None
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Oct 12, 2022
Tejas Shah
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Oct 6, 2022
Gil Slagel
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Sep 22, 2022
Jackie Heinermann
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Sep 20, 2022
David Gillespie
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Aug 11, 2022
Camryn Colonna
I appreciate the depth of understanding expressed in this sermon.
Jul 20, 2022
Parvana Hasanova
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Jul 12, 2022
Kelly Cpp
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Jun 29, 2022
Herman Sijbrant
The sermon has reignited my passion for perseverance.
Jun 26, 2022
John Madsen
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May 28, 2022
Perseverance, when rooted in faith, is truly powerful.
May 10, 2022
Starsha Green
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Apr 21, 2022
Hamid Omidvar
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Apr 6, 2022
Alan Xge
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Apr 1, 2022
Steve Schmidt
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Mar 23, 2022
David Olive
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Mar 3, 2022
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Mar 3, 2022
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Jan 18, 2022
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Dec 27, 2021
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Nov 12, 2021
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Sep 27, 2021
Charles Vanelli
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Sep 2, 2021
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Aug 19, 2021
David Levy
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Aug 18, 2021
Andrew Mougis
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Aug 18, 2021
Neal Finke
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Aug 16, 2021
Veronica Ortiz
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Aug 16, 2021
David Doud
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Aug 9, 2021
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Jul 24, 2021
Denise Halaska
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Jun 12, 2021
Linda Ritchie
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Jun 12, 2021
Ricard Alsina
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Jun 10, 2021
Kevin Plank
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Jun 5, 2021
Dennis McGuire
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May 19, 2021
Janet Reuter
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May 17, 2021
David Lanferman
I feel motivated to persevere through any obstacles that come my way.
May 9, 2021
Darlene Winch
Perseverance is the foundation of a strong and steadfast faith.
Apr 30, 2021
Astrid Gierow
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Apr 26, 2021
Libby Frei
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Apr 11, 2021
Richard Cowley
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Apr 8, 2021
Juran-Perez Moodley
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Mar 14, 2021
Chana Ramsey
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Feb 9, 2021
Louanna Clarke
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Feb 9, 2021
Michael Beyer
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Jan 31, 2021
Brianne Barack
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Jan 1, 2021
Kevin Hoober
I am motivated to embrace perseverance in all aspects of my life.
Jan 1, 2021
Karyn Haskel
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Dec 30, 2020
Michael Springman
Thank you for the inspiring sermon.
Dec 25, 2020
Priyanka Patel
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Dec 20, 2020
Bindu Crandall
I'm inspired to face challenges with an unwavering spirit of perseverance.
Dec 12, 2020
Peggy Oneil
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Nov 10, 2020
Robert Pfeiffer
Perseverance is a topic that is often overlooked. Thank you for shedding light on it.
Oct 11, 2020
Rob Rietschel
I'm motivated to embrace perseverance as a defining characteristic of my faith.
Sep 26, 2020
Leeann Carroll
Perseverance is a journey worth embarking on.
Sep 3, 2020
Connie Goldfarb
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Sep 2, 2020
Karen Kosberg
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Sep 1, 2020
Don Weller
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Aug 19, 2020
Scott Woodrow
Perseverance is the driving force behind our spiritual journey.
Aug 16, 2020
Monica Davey
Perseverance is the cornerstone of a resilient and enduring faith.
Aug 6, 2020
Wolf Hijlkema
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Aug 2, 2020
Anthony Dans
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Jun 28, 2020
Rosie Moon
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May 28, 2020
Matt Gunderson
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May 22, 2020
Top Pr
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May 22, 2020
Jerry Clipp
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May 2, 2020
Yavuz Seker
This sermon rightly highlights the rewards of perseverance.
May 2, 2020
Marjie Carroll
I love the practical examples used in the sermon.
Apr 18, 2020
Shawn Frymire
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Apr 15, 2020
Tim Caldwell
I feel motivated to press on with perseverance.
Mar 20, 2020
Paul Saleh
The sermon emphasizes perseverance as an essential quality for a Christian life.
Mar 11, 2020
Brittany Demaio
The sermon has deepened my understanding of perseverance as a Christian.
Mar 5, 2020
Carol Carter
I'm inspired to overcome challenges with perseverance.
Mar 1, 2020
Shawn O'Connor
Perseverance is proof of our resilience and strength.
Feb 28, 2020
Tracy Wood
Perseverance is a virtue that can truly transform our lives.
Feb 10, 2020
Greg Monroe
Perseverance is a lesson we must continually learn, as outlined in the sermon.
Feb 8, 2020
Eunice Lee
I am reminded to stand firm in perseverance, no matter the circumstances.
Jan 30, 2020