Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Duration:36 mins 51 secs
If we associate ourselves with “bad company,” our lives will reflect the negative influence they have on us. The opposite is also true; godly friends can have a positive influence on our character and actions. In friendships, as in other areas of life, our enemy's goal in spiritual warfare is to outwit us as believers. In all our relationships we need to be on guard against his schemes. If we fail to be alert or discerning about people, we will be drawn into the wrong kind of relationships, with the destructive or sinful effects.
Sun, Jan 29, 2017
Duration:42 mins 13 secs
Our study this morning brings us to a place where Paul writes about the many ways that he proved himself to be a true servant of Jesus Christ. If you or I were to write our personal 2 Corinthians 6, what would we write down as the ways that are proving ourselves to be true servant of Jesus Christ?
Sun, Jan 22, 2017
Duration:48 mins 20 secs
There are glimpses of God’s new creation even in the struggling church at Corinth. God’s power
to rectify simply cannot be contained. For a world held captive to all manifestations of sin’s power – to fear, anxiety, social injustices, war, starvation, and exploitation – this is good news, indeed.
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Duration:41 mins 26 secs
The Apostle Paul knew both the terror and love of Christ. Those two attributes of Jesus are gospel truths that need to be understood if we are serious about living lives for the glory of God. The gospel of
Jesus Christ is not just a message of forgiveness and assurance of everlasting life in heaven with our Glorious Bridegroom Jesus. The gospel of Jesus Christ is also a message of what has been called the
Sun, Jan 08, 2017
Duration:48 mins 43 secs
One of the most powerful motivations for Christian service and holy Christian living is the fact that every single believer is going to stand before the Judgment Seat of Christ. Sin and salvation will not be the subject of that Judgment, for Jesus Christ bore all of our sin and
judgment on His cross. At the Judgment Seat of Christ, every believer will stand before The Lord Jesus as stewards of the time, resources, opportunities, and talents that He gave to us.
Sun, Nov 27, 2016
Duration:44 mins 22 secs
Exactly what is the victorious Christian life? Is it a pain free, trouble free existence? Is it a life that promises abundant wealth and perfect health? Absolutely not. Paul the apostle will tell us today some of the things that he experienced in following the will of God for his life.
Sun, Nov 20, 2016
Duration:39 mins 24 secs
Beware of the lifestyle of convenience and ease, wealth, rest and relaxation, carefree independence, and freedom to do whatever you please
with no restrictions. When taking it in, it doesn’t seem wrong or bad at all. But upon deeper reflection, there is something about this worldview that ultimately leaves people empty.
Sun, Nov 13, 2016
Duration:37 mins 4 secs
This morning Paul, by the inspiration of The Holy Spirit, shows how the letter of the law is superseded by the glorious gospel of Jesus Christ. Paul makes the comparison that, if the ministry that brought
condemnation was glorious, how much more glorious is the ministry that brings righteousness!
Sun, Oct 23, 2016
Duration:47 mins 1 sec
Are you trying to fulfill the requirements of God's law apart from His Spirit? If so, today's message shows that there's a better way. Take some time this week to consider what kind of “letter” you are. What kind of recommendation does your life give to Christ? It's a sobering thought!
Sun, Oct 16, 2016
Duration:37 mins 16 secs
Despite the opposition from those who reject the truth of the gospel or the contrary circumstances going on in the life of the follower of Jesus, we learn today that in Christ, our lives are the very fragrance of His victory.