Tag: Life Issues & Struggles
Romans 14:3 - Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him.
This is a short clip of Paul Washer talking about overcoming depression. So often those who are "Depressed" are actually in sin and need to repent and need to be rebuked. Self-pity is a deceitful sin that trips up many. Jay Adams dealing with depression: http://www.puritanfellowship.com/2009/12/dealing-with-depression-jay-adams.html Overcoming-Depression-Paul-Washer
Tim asks Bob the question "If you could live your life over again how would you live different? Bob talks about having a clear conscience and the utmost importance of such. Tim also asks Bob - "I have heard you pray for twelve more years, if the Lord gave that to you what would you do with that time?" Bob also expresses the great need to know the Word of God and to memorize more of the bible. Colossians 3:16 - Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. Bob is an elder at http://hwymchapel.org/
65 Minutes | A Video Bible Study on biblical repentance. What does it mean to give up on self and trust in Christ alone? Tim talks about repentance and many of the ways that people are stumbling over repentance and indeed making it a work. Many are looking to their repentance for salvation and not to Christ.
This was preached at the HeartCry 2006 Conference Bob Jennings is an elder at http://www.hwymchapel.org/
One of the most misused verses in all of the bible is Matthew 7:1, about judging not, lest you be judged. - So many people will quote it and say it to confront people about their salvation and sin in their life. Is it biblical for Christians to pronounce judgment? Is our cultures present understanding of Matthew 7 truly biblical? Tim Conway answers an Ask Pastor Tim question and responds with the scriptures.
If I am a Christian now and was saved out of a Muslim family what should I do if I am still living with them? What happens if I get kicked out of the house because of my faith in Jesus Christ? What do I do when persecution comes?
Is it possible for someone to hate someone and be a true Christian? What does the bible say about this? Tim takes a look at 1 John.
Is there anything installed on your computer that was illegally downloaded and you do not have the rights to the software? Is it ok to download music that you do not have the rights to? Is it ok to use music that you do not have the rights to in videos? We must all ask ourselves this question, do we have a clear conscience? Or is there sin in our live that deals with the copyright that we just have not seen because we have been blinded by our cultures downward spiral in morality.
Paul Washer talks about the dangers facing the young reformed people, do they know God? is there a reality in their life? or just mere head knowledge.
Tim talks about how one has assurance that they are a children of God and how one rests in the work of Christ and what He has done. What does it mean for the Spirit to bear witness?
Tim gives counsel on how we should relate to those who claim to know Christ yet are walking in darkness.
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.
Am I in the will of God?