Category: Full Sermons
Some have said that Matthew 24 is the most difficult chapter in the entire Bible. This is the first of two messages in which an attempt is made to try to make sense of this difficult chapter.
You can't walk by faith when you're trying to walk by sight and hold on to where you are and who you are.
We see that the life of faith is not easy, but one of dying to that which is dear to us and entrusting ourselves to the Lord.
Futility of mind is when a man is forever and always trying to figure out how to be happy, while he is an enemy of God.
As we learn to not trust in our own ability, we then constantly live on the reality of Christ living His life in us. That is, the just shall live by faith, as we look unto Jesus.
Paul said, "The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet." One of the ways this happens is by us trusting the LORD in prayer and praying in a way that is dangerous to the devil.
Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.
In Ephesians 4, Paul calls us to learn of Jesus Christ and to be taught how to speak through beholding Him.
The last portion of Matthew 25 is not a parable, but an actual description of Judgement Day.
If you're a genuine Christian and your going through a dark, dark place in your life, understand that you will yet praise Him.
Faithfulness and loyalty to Christ is a vitally important virtue in the Christian life that must not be treated lightly.
Rather I treat you as Jesus has treated me in the Gospel by mercifully forgiving me; that is what Paul is calling us to in Colossians.
I want to impress upon you the reality of an unseen world around us, a spiritual world that most people know absolutely nothing about.
He who owns all will one day come and each of us will give an account for what we did with all that Christ gave to us.
We must be weaned off of dependence on man. We must first learn to cry out to the One who will never turn a deaf ear to our cries.
How much do I really believe that without Him I can do nothing? Here is the answer: I believe it to the degree that I continue steadfastly in prayer.