Fellow Workers, Col 4:7-11

Our lesson covers Col 4:7-11.  In Col 4:11 Paul wrote, “These only are my fellow workers unto the kingdom of God.”  In this lesson we will get a little insight into Paul’s fellow workers. Tychicus – Col 4:7-8 – first mentioned in Acts 20:4 “of Asia, Tychicus and Trophimus.”  He...

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Ye Serve the Lord Christ, Col 3:17-25

No matter what we do with our time here on earth, we are servants of the Lord.  Like Paul said in Col 3:24, “ye serve the Lord Christ.”  And we are to serve him continually.  In Col 3:17-25, Paul gave us some plain instructions on how to serve the Lord. ...

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Good Friends, Prov 18:24

Good Friends Prov. 18:24 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Good friends are essential to a good Christian life.  Conversely, bad friends can ruin your Christian life.  Be diligent to make good friends of God’s people.  The good friends you want are: Godly – Job 42:10, despite the rough treatment by Job’s friends...

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Be A Faithful Steward, Lk 16:1-12

In Lk 16:1-12 we read about the unjust steward.  He had wasted his master’s goods.  So, his master told him to give an account of his stewardship because he was going to be put out of his stewardship.  He was in a quandary.  He couldn’t or wouldn’t do manual labor...

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Serve As Unto Christ, Eph 6:5-9

According to our text in Eph 6:5-9, servants should serve their masters as if they were serving the Lord, himself.  And masters should treat their servants with the same respect as Christ treats us.  Everything we do in our service to men should be done “as unto Christ.”  When you...

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A Soldier of the Cross, 2 Tim 2:1-4

In 2 Tim 2:1-4, Paul encouraged Timothy to be a good soldier.  I am reminded, every time I read this passage, that we are supposed to be soldiers of the cross.  We are to preach the cross despite opposition.  The council tried to stop Peter and the apostles from preaching...

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God is Faithful Deut 7:9

God is Faithful Deut 7:9 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO God is faithful.  We are going to look through the Bible today and see the areas of God’s faithfulness. God’s faithfulness is seen in: The establishment of the earth – Ps 119:90 – the establishment of the sun, moon and stars is...

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Hannah’s Virtue, 1 Sam 1:1-2:21

Hannah was a virtuous woman.  Her husband had two wives, the other of whom was Peninnah.  Peninnah bore children, but Hannah was childless in the early years of her marriage; and this caused her grief.  Rather than envy Peninnah and fuss with her husband about this like Rachel did to...

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Nehemiah’s Prayer, Neh 1:4-11

In Neh 1:1-11, when Nehemiah heard of the great affliction and reproach in the province of Judah and how the walls were broken down in Jerusalem and how the gates were burned with fire [Neh 1:3], he wept and mourned and then he prayed [Neh 1:4].  Notice some qualities of...

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