Benefits of Church Membership Eph. 4:11-16

Benefits of Church Membership Eph. 4:11-16 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO People have asked me about the benefits of church membership.  The local church gives us: Praise for God – Eph 3:21 – “Unto him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus…” – God is glorified by the praises of his...

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Upon This Rock Matt.16:16

Upon This Rock Matt. 16:16 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When Jesus answered Peter’s confession, he said… upon this rock I will build my church. He wasn’t talking about Peter and the Roman Catholic Church here. He was talking about himself, “the Christ, the Son of the living God.” And that’s because...

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First Things First

First Things First Matt.6:33-34 First things first. You will do whatever you put first in your life. Usually we will put things that are fun, easy or profitable first in our life. We usually put unpleasant, hard or things that cost us last. God states clearly what He thinks should...

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Isaiah 54:1-7 When God Takes Israel as His Wife

When God Takes Israel as His Wife Is. 54:1-7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Isaiah 54, God takes Israel as his wife, which typifies the Lord Jesus taking the church as his wife.  When God takes Israel as his wife: Her seed will number as the stars of heaven – Is...

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A Great Church Acts 2:41-47

A Great Church Acts 2:41-47 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO A great church is composed of the following elements: Great growth around the words of God (Acts 2:41) There are many things that attract people to gather as a group, but a great church is grown out of the words of...

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The Way of Holiness Is. 35:8

The Way of Holiness Is. 35:8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Way of Holiness concerns a highway on which the redeemed will walk after the Lord returns.  It won’t be for the unclean, the wayfaring man, the lion or the ravenous beast.  It will be a way for the ransomed to...

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Destroying The Foundations, Ps.11:3

If the Foundations Be Destroyed Ps 11:3 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The devil is not out to simply attack the foundations, he is out to destroy them.  If the foundation under your house is weak or cracked, it can be repaired and strengthened.  But if it is destroyed, you have no...

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A Virtuous Woman & The Church I Prov. 31:10-20

The Virtuous Woman and The Church I Prov 31:10-20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We find similarities between the virtuous woman of Prov 31 and the Church – examining these similarities will help us understand the Church better – notice the Church’s and the virtuous woman’s: Price – v.10 – the Church...

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The Full Soul Prov. 27: 7

The Full Soul Prov. 27:7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Prov 27:7 we see that the full soul loatheth even the honeycomb – that’s like dessert after a meal – if you are too full to eat it then you just have to pass. But the hungry soul would consider...

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Where to Beware

Where to Beware Col 2: 8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO This morning we told you what to beware of: philosophy, vain deceit, tradition of men, and rudiments of the world.  Now we’ll tell you where you find these things of which to beware and what to do about them. You’ll find the four...

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