The Christian Life is An Escape
Genesis 19:14 So Lot went out and said to his sons-in-law, who were to marry his daughters, "Up! Get out of this place, for the LORD is about to destroy the city."
Final Sermon: Trust Jesus
There is a time when your heart quits trying to get to God and rests on the finished work of Jesus Christ.
Keys to Victory Over Sexual Sin
The Bible gives us certain principles that will help us gain victory over sexual sin.
The Urgent Priority of Unity (Part 5)
"...leave your offering there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and present your offering." Matthew 5:24
Wisdom to Preserve Unity (Part 4)
For the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. For he who in this way serves Christ is acceptable to God...
Preserving Unity in Holiness (Part 3)
The vital role that church discipline plays in guarding the unity of the church.
Character of the Unity of the Church (Part 2)
"...with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love, being diligent to preserve the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace."
Purpose of the Unity of the Church (Part 1)
I am going to speak to you, over the course of these meetings, over the topic of the unity of the church. I think that under the preaching of the Gospel...
Useful to the Master
Therefore, if anyone cleanses himself from what is dishonorable, he will be a vessel for honorable use, set apart as holy, useful to the master of the house, ready for every good work.
Assurance: You Will Know
"Because I live, you also will live. In that day you will know that I am in my Father, and you in me, and I in you."
Asking in Prayer
John 14:13 Whatever you ask in my name, this I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
A Meditation on Meditations
This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it.
God Answers Prayer
Prayer is not just a formality, but when we pray we're asking God to do something that would not have happened unless we prayed.
Keeping Jesus the Center of All Things
The only safe way to live the Christian life is to be centered on Jesus and overflowing with gratitude. Those are two big safeguards in the Christian life; two ways to test ourselves...
Discipleship – Exclusive Allegiance
Jesus gave a call to radical discipleship, to exclusive allegiance. The call to become a Christian is a call to have Jesus be our Lord and our God.
Jesus' teaching on the absolute necessity of forgiveness towards others. Matthew 18:21-35
Hell and Eternal Punishment – Part 2
Continuing in Jesus' teachings regarding the reality of hell and eternal punishment.
Hell and Eternal Punishment – Part 1
Jesus taught that hell is a reality that ought to affect our present lives profoundly.
Savior to All Men
"And I, if I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to Myself." John 12:32
Jesus’ Incredible Teachings Regarding Himself
The teachings of the Lord Jesus Christ about Himself are so radical and so extreme that we cannot just be neutral towards Him. We either have to mock Him and spit on Him or we...
The Sinfulness of Man
"I tell you, no, but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish." Luke 13:5
The Importance of the Individual
The teachings of Jesus regarding his concern for each person. "In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.” Luke 15:10
The Fatherhood of God
The teachings of Jesus regarding the Fatherhood of God and the wonderful implications of this for the believer.
The Kingdom (Part 2)
"From that time Jesus began to preach and say, 'Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.'" Matthew 4:17 Part 2 of "Teachings of Jesus"
The Kingdom (Part 1)
"From that time Jesus began to preach and say, 'Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.'" Matthew 4:17 Part 1 of "Teachings of Jesus"
Present Your Bodies as a Living Sacrifice
What is it that causes some people to have such extraordinary devotion to Christ? It is because they understand more of who God is.
How We Grow in Our Love of God
There is a Biblical way to grow in the love of God, and it is not to pull yourself up in your own strength and try to force yourself to love God more.
I Can’t Feel
The Bible never tells you that you must feel but that you must repent and believe. Your complaint that you 'can't feel,' is just an excuse...
Peter’s Exhortation to Elders
The pastor shepherds God's sheep not with rigor and severity, but with love and humility; not as temporal lords but as spiritual guides, especially by example.
The Unpardonable Sin
It is not the unpardonable sin which hinders your being a Christian; but your wickedness of heart, your pride, vanity, and insincerity.
Soldiers of Christ
We are engaged in spiritual warfare and we must go out into the battle and be on the offensive by doing evangelism...
The Heavenly Race
In the heavenly race a lot of defeat is from slothfulness, we want something for nothing, but just as the athlete is called to manage his body so is the Christian.
Regeneration: A Change of Realms (Part 3)
Regeneration is a transfer from the realm of the flesh into the realm of the Spirit...
Regeneration: A New Birth (Part 2)
Regeneration is a new birth (Jn 3:1-8, 1 Jn 3:9); the receiving of a new nature (Matt 7:15-20; 12:33);...
Regeneration (Part 1)
Regeneration is an act of God in which He changes all Christians, so that they begin to hate sin and pursue...
Do Not Quench the Spirit
Do not quench the Spirit. - 1 Thessalonians 5:19
The Sin of Omission
So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin(the sin of omission).