Christian, Take the Sword of the Spirit!

1:13:15

Christian, Take the Sword of the Spirit!

In the Bible swords are given and used for one reason, to kill. And the sword of the Spirit has been given to us for the exact same reason, to kill our sins.

How to Abide in Christ (Part 2)

1:15:09

How to Abide in Christ (Part 2)

How do we abide in Christ? John 15 tells us three things, let us consider those in this last sermon from the Men's Retreat.

If I Don’t Have It Today I Don’t Need It Today

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If I Don’t Have It Today I Don’t Need It Today

In John 15 Jesus is saying that the branch will get what is given to it and what it needs. Meaning: If I don't have it today I don't need it today.

How to Abide in Christ (Part 1)

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How to Abide in Christ (Part 1)

Many believers will ask about how to abide in Christ. What branch do you know that struggles about whether it will remain in the vine or not?

The Sword of the Spirit

1:22:58

The Sword of the Spirit

As Christians, we have a book from another world. We have a book that's likened to a sword, and this sword is directly from the Spirit of God for our spiritual warfare against the Devil.

What Does it Mean to Abide? (Part 2)

What Does it Mean to Abide? (Part 2)

Abiding in Christ is not automatic, it is a command to be obeyed. It is us learning how to maintain fellowship with the Lord Jesus Christ and we must have active daily and conscious awareness and interaction with Christ.

Desperate Dependency: Christianity’s Parable (Part 1)

1:10:57

Desperate Dependency: Christianity’s Parable (Part 1)

If there's anything that we need to get a firm grasp on as Christians, it's the reality that we can do absolutely nothing apart from Jesus Christ.

I Was a Lost Pastor and Religious Hypocrite

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I Was a Lost Pastor and Religious Hypocrite

God saved me when I was 26 years of age, after pastoring two churches. I am a sinner saved by grace; a child of the living God.

How Are We Created in the Image of God?

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How Are We Created in the Image of God?

The Bible says that in the beginning that God made us in His image. What does it mean to be made in the image of God?

Taking the Helmet of Salvation: Our Hope

1:01:02

Taking the Helmet of Salvation: Our Hope

Let us consider how the hope of final salvation helps us in the present in our battle with the kingdom of darkness.

Repentance is Not a Work

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Repentance is Not a Work

At the same time as we affirm that justification is through faith alone, we also must affirm what the bible says about another topic: repentance.

Shield Yourself!

1:08:39

Shield Yourself!

In our spiritual warfare, our armor will be woefully insufficient if we are not equipped with our shield of faith. The devil has flaming darts, and even as Christians...

How Can I Lust and Sin Against God?

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How Can I Lust and Sin Against God?

Christian, the next time you're severely tempted and enticed to yield to sexual sin, just remember that your sin is against God. Just remember that...

The Delusion of Do Not Religion

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The Delusion of Do Not Religion

There is a delusion that many are tricked into believing. It is the delusion that Christianity is a do not religion: don't do this but do this.

Does God Answer Your Prayers?

4:35

Does God Answer Your Prayers?

Do you pray because you actually want God to answer, or do you pray just because you're expected out of routine? When we come to pray, we should be praying...

Washing One Another’s Feet?

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Washing One Another’s Feet?

There are churches and denominations who appeal to Jesus' command in John 13 to say that we must participate in foot-washing.

This Isn’t the Day For Being Mr. Nice Guy

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This Isn’t the Day For Being Mr. Nice Guy

This isn’t the day for us to be Mr. Nice Guy; it’s the day for us to proclaim the truth that people need to hear in order to be saved.

The Stability of Gospel Shoes

1:04:56

The Stability of Gospel Shoes

If we would stand in our battle against the Devil, then it's obviously important that we have the right kind of shoes for our feet that will help us to stand.

Effective Prayers Because of a Righteous Life (Part 4)

1:14:26

Effective Prayers Because of a Righteous Life (Part 4)

One thing the Devil fears about the righteous life of the believer is the effective prayers...

Romans 14 & Halloween, Christmas, Easter, Birthdays

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Romans 14 & Halloween, Christmas, Easter, Birthdays

How should we as Christians recognize (or not recognize) the holidays that are observed by the world? How should we view other Christians...