“Honestly Wrestling” With the Problem of God’s Existence?
The Bible never views unbelief as something excusable. I get so tired of hearing this thing of, "Honestly wrestling with the problem." The idea is that something happens...
“I Am Glad Christianity Works For You”
Some people will often say, "I am glad Christianity works for you!" But the Bible does not teach that there is one thing right for you and one thing that is right for me.
“I Want to Be Saved!” Then Come, Don’t Wait!
“I have tried, and every attempt has just be failure. Lord, if You don’t save me, I can’t be saved.” To the person who gets to that point, and they...
“Who Kissed Me?” – The Law of Christ in Action
This reality of the law of Christ is well illustrated by an account from the life of Evangeline Booth (1865-1950), daughter of William Booth, founder of the Salvation Army. As one who ministered...
A Brief History of Revivals
In this sermon, Mack Tomlinson gives a brief history of revivals that took place in the past. As dark as things are in our day, God can bring revival again as He's done in the past.
A Connection Between Sexual Purity and Fasting?
When young people actually develop the habits of Biblical fasting, it makes it a whole lot easier to say "no" to lust. In the reverse...
A Conscience Led by the Word of God Alone
Believing in the sufficiency of Scripture not only means that you say all the scripture says, but that you don't say what the scripture doesn't say. Because if God shuts his mouth...
A Pure Bride Without Blemish
The Lord is well aware of our "wrinkles", and He so loves us that He is taking them out one by one.
A Story of Hudson Taylor’s Answer to Prayer
Thus God encouraged me, upon landing on China's shores, to bring every variety of need to Him in prayer,...
Am I Condemned If I’m Rude to My Wife?
Suppose a true Christian dies after committing a sin and they never get to confess it – would they go to heaven or hell? They answer is: they would go to heaven and not hell.
An Eye for the Eternal
As believers we need an eye for the eternal and we ought to mark that which is temporal or eternal.
And So We Speak
Some wonderful insights on sharing the Gospel in evangelism.
Anxiety is a Waste of Time
If you give into anxiety you will reap fear, condemnation, and discouragement. Anxiety is a wasted choice that dishonors the Savior. Rather we must not yield to anxiety, but take everything to the Lord in prayer.
Are You Angry at God’s Providence in Your Life?
God is absolutely sovereign over every single event that takes place in the world, and more personally, in our lives. How do you respond to God's providences in your life that are painful and trying?
Are You Blaming Your Sin on a Disease?
One can easily say "I have schizophrenia and I'm bipolar," and blame their mental health, but doesn't the Bible teach the fault for mans sin is the man? They're guilty.
Are You Clothed With Power?
I count myself among the old men who look for Christ in every line of the Old Testament. If Christ be removed from the Old Testament, if everything there is not a picture of Him, then I am left with nothing but moral ...
Are You Defensive?
When you get approached or corrected about something in your life, how do you receive it? Are you defensive?
Are You Doing God’s Will or Your Own?
Someone says, “Well, why did you go there or why did you do this?” The answer: because I believed it to be God's will. - Paul Washer
Are You Going to Let the Lost Out Run You?
Are you letting the lost out run you for their worldly treasure that is all going to pass away? Oh may God help us to live for eternity!
Are You In Adam or Christ?
It is true that all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. It's true that Paul has been arguing that there is none good - no not one. Not by nature. When a person is saved, Jesus makes them His workmanship.
Are You in the Inner Circle?
How often are you looking up and beholding Christ as you go about your day? Do you look to Christ in all that you do? There are some Christians in the innermost circle who keep their eyes on the life-giving rays...
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?
Are You Satisfied With What Jesus Christ Has Done?
God is completely satisfied with what the Lord Jesus Christ has done. The question is...are you?
Are You Too Proud to Receive Help?
If someone offers to help you out, do you say 'no' to the help offered in order to not make yourself appear weak? May God humble us of our pride.
Are You Trying to be Like the World to Win the World?
The world is not going to be drawn to Christ by seeing Christians live just as worldly as they can. They'll be drawn to Christ by seeing a new life and radical change that Christ has so wonderfully worked in us.
Ask and You Shall Receive
Jesus says, "I say to you, Ask and you shall receive; seek and you shall find; knock and it shall be opened." What a promise!
Ask For More of the Holy Spirit
A video of Tim Conway talking about the true believer crying out for more of the Holy Spirit. Luke 11:13 - If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much...
Attempt to Heal Every Broken Relationship
We can think of many excuses to avoid confrontation with other Christians who have sinned against us, but we must attempt to heal every broken relationship that has been damaged.
Avoid Sexual Sin and the Appearance of It
The believer needs to be very careful to avoid sexual sin and to avoid situations that may give the appearance of evil.
Be a Servant in the Church, Not a Consumer
Our world is full of consumers and people who only care about what they can get and not how they can serve. Our attitude when...
Be Careful Before You Call Someone Antinomian
When you start talking this way people want to label you as antinomian, you know saying, "You guys just allow everything." No, that's not it...
Be Content: God Designed You With These Spiritual Gifts
But men, I want to say this. We need to be a church of men who are content in the way that God has made us. We need to be content with the gifts that God has given to us.
Be Honest About Your Failures and Determined to Change
Are we honest before God in our areas of needed growth in our lives? In addition, are we determined and resolved by the grace of God...
Be Resolved to Grow Spiritually No Matter the Cost
Somehow we got sidetracked; and our appetite to grow spiritually, no matter the cost, somehow dissipated. So what should we do? We need to believe that...
Being Responsive and Obedient to Your Conscience
If Christians are to grow in grace, we must be sure to keep close tabs on our conscience. We must learn to make our conscience take precedent...
Believe the Promises of God
There is nothing that cannot be overcome, through prayer and availing yourself to the promises of God.
Believer, What Happens When You Sin?
What makes you doubt your salvation? Many will say, "When I sin I doubt my salvation." "When I sin there is the worst grief that comes in my heart...."
Believer, You’re Loved by God!
If I could pray one thing for you, I mean above everything else, if you are truly a child of God, if I could give you one gift – it would be that you would comprehend...
Believer: It is Not All About What Not to Do
What characterizes the Christian is not that they don't do bad, but it is that they are zealous for good works. We must get away from a Christianity...