Life More Abundantly, Jn 10:10

Jn 10:10 Life More Abundantly CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Life more abundantly promised by the Lord Jesus Christ is both now, while we are on earth, and later, in eternity, as well.  The reason some preachers shy away from talking about the life more abundantly here is that a lot of...

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The Righteous, Prov 10:25

The Righteous Prov.10:25 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Bible has lots to say about the righteous and the wicked.  In Proverbs, there are numerous references to these two and they are often contrasted.  There are two interesting pictures of the righteous in Proverbs that we want to preach on today. ...

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We Should Bring Forth Fruit Unto God, Rom 7:4

We Should Bring Forth Fruit Unto God Rom. 7:4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When we get saved we should bring forth fruit unto God according to Rom 7:4. We know from reading Jn 15:1-16 that the Lord expects us to bring forth fruit as branches on the vine of Jesus Christ. ...

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Spirit Fruit Love Joy Peace, Gal 5:22

The fruit of the Spirit is a singular fruit.  Its various qualities are love, joy, peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith meekness, temperance.  All of these manifest themselves in you in the same proportion. All of these are qualities of God’s character. God is love, 1 Jn 4:8.  Jesus said, “These...

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We Cry Abba Father, Rom 8:14-16

When we were saved, God became our Father. We cry Abba Father. We are born as children of God. And as his children, God has desires for us, just like earthy fathers have desires for their children. Our Father desires fellowship – 1 Jn 1:3-7 – our Father loves to...

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Taste These For Yourself, Heb 6:4

In the Bible there are five things that you should taste.  These are not things that you taste with your taste buds.  These are things that you taste in the sense of becoming acquainted with them by experience.  You should taste: The heavenly gift – Heb 6:4 – the heavenly...

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What is Left Hanging in the Tree?

What is Left Hanging in the Tree (2 Samuel 18: 9-18) In the Bible Absalom is a type of the anti-christ. This can be clearly seen from the passage regarding his death. In this sermon we will compare Absalom as a type of the anti-christ to Jesus and make a...

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Fruitful As A Tree, Jer 17:7-8

Jer 17:7-8 says that a man who trusts the Lord will be fruitful as a tree planted by the waters.  When we think of trees planted the waters around here, we think of river bottoms.  The San Antonio river bottom was home to many families of freed slaves after emancipation...

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So Shall My Word Be, Is 55:8-13

So Shall My Word Be Is 55: 8-13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Is 55:8-13, the Lord describes what happens when his word is sent out.  And notice, he is not just talking about what people say that God said, he’s talking about “my word… that goeth forth out of...

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Humble Yourselves, We’re Nothing, 1 Pet 5:6

Humble Yourselves You’re Nothing 1 Pet 5: 6 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In 1 Pet 5:6 Peter said, “Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time.”  The way to be exalted, then, is not to lift yourself up and promote your good...

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