Act Like Men: In All Things Loving (Part 3)
What a call that we have 1 Corinthians 16:14, "Let all that you do be done in love." We will consider what Biblical love looks like...
The Golden Rule
In Matthew 7:12 Jesus says, "So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets." This is often referred to as the golden rule, but what does it mean?
Act Like Men: Standing Firm In The Faith and Conduct
Believer, if you are standing firm in the faith and believing solid doctrine, it will affect your conduct.
Act Like Men: Being Watchful and Prayerful
Are you diligently watchful in prayer? Paul said in 1 Corinthians 16:13 that we need to, "Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong."
Meet Your Father
Do you know who God the Father is? Knowing who the Father is will affect how you pray positively. In the same way...
Former Atheist Now Pastoring Church in Las Vegas
Nick shares how the Lord redeemed him out of atheism and brought him to Christ, and eventually guided him and additional brothers...
Not An Accident – Jesus Saves On Purpose
The Bible never teaches us that Jesus finds any of his people on accident but He specifically goes out seeking for them.
Our Lord’s Three Imperatives of Prayer: Ask, Seek, Knock!
The Lord Jesus Christ gives us three imperatives on prayer: ask, seek, and knock. What greater incentive to pray than to know that whatever we ask...
Martha Peace’s Testimony: What God Has Done In My Life
Martha Peace is known among reformed circles for writing, "The Excellent Wife", however, her life before Christ was the opposite of "excellent".
Don’t Give To Dogs What Is Holy
The Bible often describes evil people as animals, such as pigs, dogs, snakes, worms, lions, bulls. In this particular portion of scripture...
“It All Feels Useless!” Don’t Give Up, Look Up!
Christian, the devil will do all that he can to discourage you and make you lose your hope. But you need to lift your eyes and see that God...
Jeremiah 31:34: Does The Lord Have Divine Amnesia?
Does the Lord have divine amnesia and forget what was said elsewhere in the Scriptures? What does the Lord mean in Jeremiah 31:34 if in...
Judge Not Lest You Be Judged
The hypocrisy of the Pharisees manifested itself in the way they judged others. They would often heap heavy judgments and criticisms on others when they themselves...
Christ Is Willing To Save, You Have No Right To Go to Hell
Sinner, Christ is willing to receive you. God commands you to repent. You do not have a right to go to hell. The only way anybody perishes...
What Can We Learn From the Syrophoenician Woman?
One of the unique examples we have of faith in the Bible is the Syrophoenician woman. Given everything in the Bible was recorded with a direct application for us.
Not Enabling The Depressed and Anxious to Remain There
Scripture doesn’t commend a person for being depressed or anxious, nor should we. We shouldn’t give that person room to think it’s OK...
Seek First The Kingdom of God
Matthew 6:33 | In this sermon we also learn some practical ways in which we can seek first the kingdom of God.
Did Jesus Pray Using Vain Repetition in Matthew 26:44?
What should we make of this, especially considering Jesus' teachings on prayer and not praying using vain repetition?
No More Bargaining, Unconditional Surrender
Conversion brings true surrender, and your negotiating days are over. It is no more bargaining; instead, it is unconditional surrender.
Do You Just Casually Confess Your Sin?
Or do you just casually confess your sin and say "I am sorry" and have no sense of the offense to the love of God?
Have You Known Great Grief and Sweet Sorrows?
Have you experienced great grief in your life when a loved one died who was not a believer? Have you experienced great grief...
When Did Jesus Realize He Is God?
Ask Pastor Jeff Peterson | 10:07 | When did Jesus realize he was God? Or did He always have self-knowledge of His divinity?
The Evil Eye
Jesus also speaks of an 'evil eye'. What is a bad or evil eye? Why does Jesus use this type of language in the midst of speaking about money?
Lay Up Treasure In Heaven
Are you storing up treasure in heaven? The world foolishly clings to riches which they cannot take beyond the grave...
Are You Sensitive to Being Overly Critical?
The Spirit of God can be easily grieved over our "small" sins. One sin that we need self-control over is being overly critical of others.
If We Don’t Forgive God Will Not Forgive Us?
When the Bible says that we won't be forgiven if we don't forgive others, does this mean that our works save us?
The Christian’s Secret Life (Part 5): Fasting in Secret
What is Biblical fasting? What type of fasting causes God to act? In this section of Scripture, Jesus teaches not 'if' but 'when' the Christian fasts...
COVID Vaccine: Yes? No? Is It The Mark Of The Beast?
Should I get the COVID vaccine? What if my employer requires it? Is the COVID vaccine the mark of the beast?
Don’t Play With Vipers On The Internet
So many professing Christians they play with vipers on the Internet, they watch things on television that are unbecoming to holiness.
Greatest Threat To The Church In Our Generation?
Paul Washer shares what he believes might be the greatest threat to the church in our generation. "I am astounded at the fear..."
The Discipline of Grace
The grace that saves is a grace that sustains and motivates the believer. Grace teaches the believer to be godly in this present world.
The Christian’s Secret Life (Part 4): Forgiving Others
Out of all the prayer guidance Jesus gives in His sermon on the mount, there is only one topic that He goes back to: forgiveness.
The Christian’s Secret Life (Part 3): How To Pray
Is the "Lord's Prayer" a mindless liturgy to you? Did Jesus mean when we pray, we must use these exact words?
Greatest Display of God’s Holiness? The Cross
What could we say is the greatest display of God's holiness that is found in our Bible? The burning bush, whereby Moses was told...
Is It OK To Question Someone’s Salvation?
Questioning the salvation of other professing Christians can often be perceived as unloving or judgmental. But is there a Biblical warrant to do so?
The Christian’s Life in Secret (Part 2): When You Pray
Do you pray? And if so, how do you pray? In Matthew 6 Jesus gives us three categories of people and how they pray.
The Value of Trials and Suffering
What are some lessons that we can learn in the midst of our trials? These lessons add significant value to our trials and suffering.
The Christian’s Life in Secret (Part 1): Giving
The Lord Jesus continues His discourse in Matthew 6 by addressing the Christian's secret life. A Christian is no more than what he is in secret.
What Does It Mean to Fear the Lord?
What does the fear of the Lord look like in the life of a Christian? Do you have a scriptural balanced view of God that leaves you absolutely awed by Him?