Charles Leiter

Kirksville, Missouri
Charles lives in Kirksville, Missouri, with his wife, Mona. They have five children. He has served as co-pastor of Lake Road Chapel since 1974 and has been a conference speaker in various places throughout the world. You may learn more about his church and ministry at Lake Road Chapel.

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Heaven is Where Christ Is

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Heaven is Where Christ Is

The Bible often describes heaven not as "heaven," but as where Christ is. When you think of heaven, do you think of being with Christ?

Our Suffering is Over at Death

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Our Suffering is Over at Death

The moment a Christian dies, all of their sufferings will be forgotten. All their sufferings will be swallowed up by eternal glory.

Suffering and the Eternal Weight of Glory

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Suffering and the Eternal Weight of Glory

How are God's people able to endure all the problems and difficulties in this life? By thinking about and knowing the eternal weight of glory that soon awaits them.

Christ Will Not Cast Out Any Who Come To Him

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Christ Will Not Cast Out Any Who Come To Him

God the Father gave every single Christian to Jesus, and there's absolutely nothing that will cause Christ to get rid of any of His people who the Father gave to Him.

Praying for the Salvation of Lost Loved Ones

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Praying for the Salvation of Lost Loved Ones

As much as we long for our lost loved ones to be saved, we can't forget that God doesn't owe them salvation, or owe us to give them salvation.

I Can’t Live Without Christ

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I Can’t Live Without Christ

A Christian loves Christ, loves to hear about Christ, glories in Christ, can't go on without Christ. For every Christian, the saying is always true, "For me, to live is Christ."

Everyone and No One

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Everyone and No One

It is an absolute certainty that anytime the Father chooses to give someone to the Son, that person will come; and those to whom the Father gives, Christ will in no way cast out.

The Law of Christ

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The Law of Christ

Download a Free PDF of the book The Law of Christ by Charles Leiter. It brings a very balanced and judicious treatment of some of the most frequently debated...

Legalism vs. Lawlessness

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Legalism vs. Lawlessness

The term “lawlessness” does appear in the Bible, and its meaning is clear from the contexts in which it is found: “What partnership have righteousness and lawlessness...

Clarifying on The Law of Christ: Charles Leiter Interview

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Clarifying on The Law of Christ: Charles Leiter Interview

Does Charles Leiter deny the moral law of God? What exactly is the Law of Christ, what are the practical implications, and what are the misunderstandings about this issue?

The Fatherhood of God

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The Fatherhood of God

Jesus gave many radical teachings during His earthly life. One of them in particular is on the Fatherhood of God towards His children. Jesus referenced God as His/our Father...

Christ Replaces Moses as a Lawgiver

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Christ Replaces Moses as a Lawgiver

Christ replaces Moses as a lawgiver, just as He replaced other Old Testament types. Moses was the shadow, but Christ is the substance.

God Being as Real in Your Life as He Should Be

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God Being as Real in Your Life as He Should Be

What would you do different if God was as real in your life as He should be, as you know He should be?

Violent Men

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Violent Men

In Matthew 11:12, Jesus describes the type of people that enter the kingdom of heaven as "violent men." He's not talking about...

Secure in the Love of God

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Secure in the Love of God

The apostle Paul could not have endured the hardship and suffering He did without having a glimpse of his security in the love of God...

Five Common Responses of Those Whom God Uses

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Five Common Responses of Those Whom God Uses

Who am I? You say, "I have got this weakness in this area." God says, "Yes I know, I made you like this. I gave you that weakness." God is saying that He is in control...

Understanding Spiritual Growth

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Understanding Spiritual Growth

Jesus taught that there is a time element involved with the believer's spiritual growth. It is often unnoticeable. Yet the believer is able to look back over time and detect growth.

Are You Proud? God Moment by Moment Upholds You

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Are You Proud? God Moment by Moment Upholds You

What are you tempted to be proud of tonight? Are you girls tempted to be proud of your beauty? Do you realize you could lose that in a second?

Providence: The Hand of God Over Everything

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Providence: The Hand of God Over Everything

The providence of God has to do with the fact that God is looking out and taking thought for everything ahead of time. Are you in a hard situation right now?

Don’t Soften the Reality of Hell

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Don’t Soften the Reality of Hell

Some say a “God of love could never punish people eternally in hell.” Well beloved, Jesus talked about eternal torment, darkness, and weeping.