Persuaded by the Resurrection, Lk 16:31

A conversation with the rich man in hell In Lk 16:19-31, when the rich man was in hell, he asked Abraham to send Lazarus to his brothers to keep them from coming “into this place of torment,” Lk 16:28.  Yet, Abraham replied, “They have Moses and the prophets; let them...

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Good Friday, Lk 23:54

The Tradition of Good Friday The day of Jesus’s crucifixion has been called Good Friday for many years.  The origin of the name is unclear. However, the Roman Catholic Church has observed the day on the liturgical calendar since the 4th century.  And so, the observance of Good Friday has...

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Obedience Unto Righteousness, Rom 6:16

A servant of obedience unto righteousness In Rom 6:16 Paul said, “his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness.”  As we consider this verse, it becomes apparent that God wants us to obey him rather than sin.  We obey God...

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Jesus Fulfilled His Father’s Will 1 Pet 2: 21

How Jesus Fulfilled His Father’s Will 1 Pet 2: 21  CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Jesus fulfilled God’s will because: He knew his Father’s will – Lk 2:49 – In childhood Jesus went about to do his Father’s business.  At the temple, Jesus surprised Mary by responding to her inquiry.  He...

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Easter in the KJV Acts 12:4

Easter in the KJV Acts 12:4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Pascha Translated Easter One of the supposed “errors” in the King James Bible is the word “Easter” in Acts 12:4.  The problem stems from the translation of a Greek word.  The word in Greek is “pascha.”  This word is translated every...

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Forsake the Foolish, Prov 9:6

Forsake the Foolish Prov. 9:6 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Wisdom, in Prov 9:6, says, “Forsake the foolish, and live, and go in the way of understanding.”  In order to live, you must: Forsake These Things: Foolish Religions Jesus is not a religious concept; he is God. And Jesus never established a...

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How to Lead Neighbors to Jesus, Ex 12:4

Lead Neighbors to Jesus Ex 12:4 says, “… the lamb, let him and his neighbor next unto his house take it according to the number of the souls…”. From this text we’re going to preach about how to lead neighbors to Jesus.  Our text is from the Lord’s instructions to...

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Faith in Christ, Acts 24:22-27

Preaching Faith in Christ Felix “sent for Paul, and heard him concerning the faith in Christ. And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have convenient season, I will call for thee,” Acts 24:24-25.  Felix...

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The Lord’s Wrath, Ezek 7:16-27

Ezek 7:16-27 describe some of the events that take place in the day of the Lord’s wrath upon Israel.  Here’s what happens to them in the day of the Lord’s wrath, Ezek 7:19. A few will escape the Lord’s wrath, Ezek 7:16-18 In the prior lesson The End is Come...

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Do You Believe Heaven Is Real? Col 3:1-2

Do You Believe Heaven Is Real? Col 3:1-2 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Do You Believe Heaven Is Real Can you say with absolute assurance, “When I die, I’m going to heaven?” You can if you have trusted the finished work of Jesus Christ on Calvary.  You will undoubtedly answer, “Yes” if...

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