Put On The New Man, Col 3:10-15

When we put off the old man, we are to, simultaneously, put on the new man.  You don’t grow as a Christian by just removing the old man or by only denying yourself.  You must put on the new man.   According to Col 3:10, the new man “is renewed...

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Unsearchable Riches of Christ, Eph 3:8

The Unsearchable Riches of Christ Eph. 3:8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO This verse says that the unsearchable riches of Christ are unsearchable; they are incapable of being explored.  You may hear people say, “God works in mysterious ways.”  What they mean is that you can’t figure God out.  You can’t really...

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The Riches of God Rom. 2:4

The Riches of God Rom. 2:4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO There are several references in the New Testament to the riches of God.  The riches of God include: The riches of his goodness – Rom 2:4 – it is through his goodness that God leads us to repentance – God rains...

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Bitterness

Bitterness Prov. 14:10 You know if there is bitterness in your heart. We often believe that bitterness is something that has grown for a time inside us, and is only a problem when we are troubled. Heb. 12:15. This verse is probably the most often used verse to address bitterness....

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Count You Worthy II Thes. 1:11

Count You Worthy II Thes. 1:11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO While we are not worthy of God’s blessings in salvation, Paul prayed that God would count you worthy of this calling [2 Thes 1:11].  Paul also prayed that God would “fulfill all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the...

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The Riches of God Rom 2:4

The Riches of God Rom 2:4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Rom 2:4, Paul tells us about the riches of God, the riches of his goodness, forbearance and longsuffering.  Often when we preach a text like Rom 2:4 we preach on repentance from sin.  Needless to say, that’s in the text,...

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For Jesus’ Sake Is. 48: 9-11

For Jesus’ Sake Is. 48: 9-11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We get the idea sometimes as Christians that all the good things of salvation were given to us to demonstrate God’s love for us. We look at salvation simply from the view of what God did for us. It’s as if...

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