Practical Rules of Giving

Practical Rules of Giving [Ecclesiastes 11:1-6]  Solomon gives up some practical rules of giving in this passage.  1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Your Giving should be Intentional “Cast” means to send or drive by force, to throw, to fling, to...

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Responsibility and Reward Prov. 3:1-10

Responsibility & Reward Prov 3: 1-10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Bible is a very practical book and Proverbs is loaded with life principles.  In this passage are five principle responsibilities that men have and each is accompanied by a related reward.  Fulfill this responsibility and you will have that...

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Prepare to Meet Thy God Amos 4 :12

Prepare to Meet Thy God Amos 4 :12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We know that we are to take no thought for the morrow [Matt 6:34] and that we are not to boast of tomorrow [Prov 27:1].  However, if we live till tomorrow then we must remember that what ever we...

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Add “…Charity”

Add “…Charity” 2 Peter 1:7                 “God’s love through you” is a great definition of Charity. You must have time for God’s love to work on you, before it can work through you. Peter has charity as the last item to add to your faith. Paul writes in the great...

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Spiritual Gifts

Spiritual Gifts Rom. 12:6-8 and 1 Cor.12:7-11             A Spiritual gift is just that, it is a gift. You can’t earn it any more than you can earn your salvation [Eph.2:8-9]. When you are born again you become a new creature [2 Cor.5:17]. You are baptized into the body of...

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What Measure You Mete

The “what measure ye mete” Principal     The Lord shows us very clearly in [Gal.6:7-8] that we reap what we sow.  We always reap the same “kind” [Gen.1:11-12] of whatsoever we have sowed. If you sow tomatoes you will reap tomatoes, not squash. In this lesson we are going...

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The Benefits of Giving

The Benefits of Giving Acts 20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO During this season of the year, people are buying gifts to give to friends and loved ones.  It is a time of giving which brings us to our text.  Paul said, “It is more blessed to give than to receive.”  So...

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Priorities Mark 12:28

Priorities Mark 12:28 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO I have found that if I don’t keep a list [at least a mental list] of my priorities, I am prone to fill my day with important but not essential things.  And by the time my day has ended, I have neglected my priorities. ...

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Christ May Dwell in Your Hearts

Christ May Dwell in Your Hearts CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Paul prayed for the Ephesians that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith. When Jesus dwells in your heart you know it as long as there is not something else in there that is crowding him – like sin and...

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Good News From a Far Country Prov. 25: 25

Good News From a Far Country Prov. 25:25 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO You know how good it feels to quench your thirst with cold water – when we were working on our first church building or when we were kids working cattle nothing was better than enjoying a cool drink of...

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