Teaching Series

The American Bible Challenge – Week 1 – Day 2


  Today’s Scripture:  Exodus 3 Introduction: In today’s message we’re going to talk about a subject that really gets me fired up some times because the majority of Christians today are waiting for God to speak to them through a “Burning Bush”…the problem is we have a burning bush that less than 20% of Christians… Continue reading The American Bible Challenge – Week 1 – Day 2

Teaching Series

The American Bible Challenge – Week 1–Day 1


  Today’s Scripture:  Genesis 6:9-22 Introduction: Greetings friends, and welcome to our next series…The American Bible Challenge – Week 1.  This series is based upon the new game show, and while I realize we were going to get into “Fearless: A Six-Week Journey”…I sensed that we were needing to go in a different direction…and came… Continue reading The American Bible Challenge – Week 1–Day 1

Teaching Series

15 Days in the Word with John Piper – THE LOGIC OF FEARLESSNESS


  Today’s Scripture: “27 Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;28 And in nothing terrified… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – THE LOGIC OF FEARLESSNESS

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper – WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO SERVE GOD


Today’s Scripture: “15 And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO SERVE GOD

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper – 6 ASPECTS OF HUMILITY


  Today’s Scriptures: “5 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.”  1 Peter 5:5 “11 For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – 6 ASPECTS OF HUMILITY

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper – SALT SUFFERING AND SATISFACTION


  Today’s Scripture: “11 Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.13 Ye are the salt of… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – SALT SUFFERING AND SATISFACTION

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper – WHAT TO DO IF YOU WAKE UP FEELING FRAGILE


    Today’s Scripture: “4 And said unto him, Run, speak to this young man, saying, Jerusalem shall be inhabited as towns without walls for the multitude of men and cattle therein:5 For I, saith the Lord, will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and will be the glory in the midst… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – WHAT TO DO IF YOU WAKE UP FEELING FRAGILE

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper – THE STUPENDOUS REALITY OF BEING IN CHRIST JESUS


  Today’s Scripture: “ But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:”  1 Corinthians 1:30 “That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,”  Ephesians 3:17 “I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – THE STUPENDOUS REALITY OF BEING IN CHRIST JESUS

Teaching Series

15 Days in the Word with John Piper – READ YOUR BIBLE MORE AND MORE


  Today’s Scripture: “Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.” 2 Timothy 2:15 (KJV) Introduction: Today we’re going to talk about one of my favorite topics…the Word of God.  I don’t have a long-winded opening because we spent over a month… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper – READ YOUR BIBLE MORE AND MORE

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper “A WORD FOR BACKSLIDERS”


Today’s Scripture: “19 Then, the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in the midst, and said to them, “Peace be with you.”20 When He had said this, He showed them His… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper “A WORD FOR BACKSLIDERS”

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15 Days in the Word with John Piper: “THE SECRET OF INVINCIBLE JOY”


  Today’s Scripture:  “Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world.”  John 17:24 Introductions: Greetings friends…and welcome to our new series…15 Days in the Word… Continue reading 15 Days in the Word with John Piper: “THE SECRET OF INVINCIBLE JOY”

Ministry News

New Series “Living The Surrendered Life” Starts Monday July 2, 2012


Greetings to you from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ.  I'm writing this as a general message to let those of you who like and look forward to the messages put out by this ministry that our next series:  "Living The Surrendered Life" is going to be starting on Monday July 2,… Continue reading New Series “Living The Surrendered Life” Starts Monday July 2, 2012

Teaching Series

Why Read the Bible? God and Engaging the Bible


Why Read the Bible? God and Engaging the Bible - Message 1 of 32.

Teaching Series

Reconciliation – Day 5 – (Matthew 5:23-24)


So for the first four days of this study we talked about God's side of reconciliation. Pastor Stephen used to say that it's important to teach the God side of things first, and then talk about man's side. Today, we see what man's side in reconciliation is, and what I would like to point out… Continue reading Reconciliation – Day 5 – (Matthew 5:23-24)

The Pastor's Heart

The Doctrine of Spiritual Pride


During our 5 day study Acts of Repentance the Holy Spirit kept drawing me to a subject that I believe is invading the body of Christ, and that's what I like to call "The Doctrine of Spiritual Pride". What is the doctrine of Spiritual Pride?  It's got three parts to it.  The first part is… Continue reading The Doctrine of Spiritual Pride