Matthew 7:14 - For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few.
Steve Lawson encourages pastors to preach from the book of 1 John in order to awake a dead church.
Do Christians need to change the message of the gospel to be able to reach the youth in our culture today?
Steve Lawson goes over some of the Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards, that were written when Edwards was 19 years old. How do you use your time? are you living for the eternal? Are you living with eternity stamped on your eyeballs? or self?
Why did God use George Whitefield? Why was he so used of the Lord? Steve Lawson talks about this and also gives many testimonies from Whitefield's life.
But I tell you, our closes friends must be those who are pursuing holiness because they will have an enormous affect upon our lives. You need to find out who is the greatest Christian in this room and say, I want to be your friend! Do not be deceived. Did you hear that? Do not be deceived! Bad company corrupts good morals. A little leaven leavens the whole loaf. You tell me who your friends are and I will tell you exactly who you are or who you're about to become. Run with the righteous.
Preached at Resolved.org 2009