The Lord’s Prayer, Lk 11:1-4

The Lord’s Prayer Lk 11: 1-4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Lk 11:1, the disciples asked the Lord Jesus Christ to teach them to pray.  He taught them a prayer in Luke 11:2-4.  We commonly call this prayer the Lord’s Prayer.  We should probably more accurately call it the Disciples’ Prayer. ...

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Power of Prayer, Jos 10:12-14

The Power of Prayer We have seen much evidence of the power of prayer in our answers to prayer.  This should encourage those of us who pray to pray even more.  And it should encourage those of us who are not praying to start praying. Prayer is very powerful. Prayer...

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Idols In Their Heart, Ezek 14:1-11

In Ezek 14:1-11, the elders of Israel came to Ezekiel and sat before the prophet.  When they arrived, they had idols in their heart. These Were Elders with Idols in their Heart They set up idols in their heart, v.3, 4, 7.  According to Mk 7:20-23, this is where idolatry...

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Ordered By The Lord, Ps 37:23

Ordered By The Lord Ps. 37:23 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Ps 37:23 says, “The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way”. If you are a good man your steps are ordered by the Lord. There are myriad thoughts that flood into your...

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The Cross, 1 Cor 2:2

The Cross 1 Cor. 2:2 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We must continue to preach the cross.  It is one of the most important aspects of our Christian life.  We are reminded of the cross when we read the Bible, when we sing hymns, and when we preach the gospel of our...

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Inquiring of the Lord, 1 Ki 22:5

We need to be very careful about inquiring of the Lord.  While this was a common practice in the Old Testament, it was also a problem for some.  When you try inquiring of the Lord in the New Testament, you’re looking for an inside track to gain supernatural knowledge or...

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Passing Away, Job 9:25-26

Passed Away Job 9:25-26 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Job talked about the time of death as passing away.  This is where we get the expression, he passed away.  When people die, they pass away.  While they live, their time on earth flies by.  Our time passes swifter than a post,...

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Her Adversary Provoked Her, 1 Sam 1:4-18

Her Adversary Also Provoked Her 1 Sam. 1:4-18 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Hannah’s Adversary We know that the devil is our adversary.  As such he opposes us in our relationship with the Lord.  In 1 Sam 1, we see that he used Peninah as an adversary to Hannah, because Hannah was...

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The Ancient Landmark, Prov 22:28

The Ancient Landmark Prov. 22:28 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Prov 22:28 says, “Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set”.  The ancient landmark establishes the border of land; it establishes ownership and prevents land disputes.  The ancient landmark is also a memorial that commemorates a place or an event...

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