Jesse Barrington

Jesse is one of the pastors at Grace Life Church of Dallas, Texas

23 posts by author

The Church’s Responsibility to the Pastors

50:52

The Church’s Responsibility to the Pastors

Pastors have weighty responsibilities to the church; but the church and its members also have responsibilities to the pastors. What does God's Word...

What Are the Pastors’ Roles in the Church?

43:12

What Are the Pastors’ Roles in the Church?

A biblical church is meant to be led by pastors. A church without pastors is a church without order.

Dangers of Loveless Orthodoxy & Eclipsing of the Gospel

14:00

Dangers of Loveless Orthodoxy & Eclipsing of the Gospel

Two dangers that believers must be warned about: First, don't find your identity and fellowship in something other than Jesus Christ and the Gospel. Secondly, don't fall...

Biblically Approaching Marriage Struggles

9:17

Biblically Approaching Marriage Struggles

In order to overcome marriage struggles We must stay gospel-centered in our marriages. The more the husband grows in the revelation of God's...

Biblical Counsel to Walk in Sexual Purity

5:41

Biblical Counsel to Walk in Sexual Purity

To walk in purity, the believer must not just focus on guarding themselves from the sin; but they must be actively pursuing Christ and being satisfied in Him.

The Subtle Danger of Idolizing Pastoral Ministry

8:44

The Subtle Danger of Idolizing Pastoral Ministry

As believers we can get our eyes off of Christ and we begin to find our identity in other things. One place this can subtly happen is in idolizing pastoral ministry.

Jesse Barrington: Salvation Testimony & Call to the Ministry

3:38

Jesse Barrington: Salvation Testimony & Call to the Ministry

This is a brief testimony of how the Lord saved Jesse and led him to plant the church Grace Life Dallas.

Do You Love Christians Who You Disagree With?

3:32

Do You Love Christians Who You Disagree With?

The true test of our love for other Christians isn't so much on how we love other Christians who we agree with on everything, but rather on how we treat...

Preserving Unity Through Love

58:16

Preserving Unity Through Love

Christians in America are living in a day when major emphasis is placed on right doctrine and good theology. This is good and vital, but sadly...

Do Not Just Listen but Meditate!

0:38

Do Not Just Listen but Meditate!

Some listen to thousands of sermons, but never meditate on the truth and live out what they have heard.

The Beauty of the Gospel

5:19

The Beauty of the Gospel

Do you realize this: On the greatest day you've ever had in the living out of your Christ-likeness you've fallen miserably short. You are under unfathomable grace on that day.

The Two Thieves at the Cross

57:53

The Two Thieves at the Cross

There are only two responses to Jesus Christ, and these two responses are represented by the two thieves who were also crucified with Christ. Every single...

The Essential Need for Bible Meditation

1:01:15

The Essential Need for Bible Meditation

Meditation is to think upon, reflect, ask questions, talk with yourself and with God; about God and His Word. There is intentional daily Bible meditation...

Meditation is More Than Bible Reading

4:47

Meditation is More Than Bible Reading

Meditation is more than just reading your Bible, but it is to ask questions and ponder the verses with slowed down consideration. Why do people so often not meditate?

Content? Or Everything Would Be Ok If?

4:03

Content? Or Everything Would Be Ok If?

Everything would be okay if _____ ? What comes to your mind, if anything? Have I put something plus Jesus in my equation for contentment?

Contentment is Found in Christ Alone

42:34

Contentment is Found in Christ Alone

What is contentment? Contentment is being fully satisfied in our soul, it is an idea of complete sufficiency. It is used in reference to God, in His self sufficiency...

Warning: Don’t Let Conferences Cause You to Despise Your Church

5:22

Warning: Don’t Let Conferences Cause You to Despise Your Church

God has sovereignly placed you in your local church and given you the pastors you have. He has given you the people in your fellowship and they have imperfections...

Christ The True Vine (Part 1)

41:40

Christ The True Vine (Part 1)

We come to Jesus Christ alone, and look to His finished work alone, to be received by faith alone, regarding our right standing. But we don't move on from Jesus to begin to live the Christian life and bear much fruit....

Is Your Faith Directed Towards Yourself or to Christ?

3:24

Is Your Faith Directed Towards Yourself or to Christ?

We are not called to have faith in our faith. There is a different object of faith that the writer of Hebrews is pleading with you here in verse...

Encouragement To Endure to the End

41:00

Encouragement To Endure to the End

Every true Christian is in the battle of enduring and persevering faith and it is the most strenuous battle on earth. In Hebrews 10:39 it says those...