Apr 24, 2017
Perhaps one of the most
perplexing commands in the Bible is in I Thessalonians
"In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you." It's easy to be thankful for food, family, friends, amd fun. But this verse says, "IN ALL THINGS." Does this mean we are to be thankful...
Apr 17, 2017
Throughout the ages many have tried to deny, disprove, and destroy the fact of the resurrection of Jesus. The very first attempt was made right after He had come forth out of the tomb. We read about it in Matthew 28:11-15 when the guards who were on duty that night were told to lie and say that Christ's disciples...
Apr 10, 2017
This is a preventative message. Satan attempts to come against the Lord's churches in many ways. Sometimes he attacks from the outside -- using wicked, lost men to oppress God's people. At other times, he will cause God's people to act like the world in order to attack the church from the inside. We need to be...
Apr 3, 2017
Truly, we live in a difficult day. Sin and perversion are rampant. God's people are despised by many. Unfaithfulness is common in the Lord's churches. Error and untruth seem to be the order of the day. How is a child of God to stand for the truth and for righteousness in times like these? First, know that our day...
Mar 27, 2017
Churches today pray for a lot of
things -- numerical growth, financial growth, etc. What
did Paul pray for? That this church at Ephesus would be
in the inner man. "Strengthen" means to make powerful (in effect). "Might" talks about inherent power, the ability to do something. This is a prayer for...