God’s Love, 1 Jn 4:8

God is love.  There are certainly many characteristics of God.  God’s love is one of the principal ones.  God’s Love Is: Perfect Love In Matt 5:43-48 God even loves his enemies.  There is a time for judgment, of course.  But look how he has given everything to his enemies.  In...

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God Loves You, 1 Jn 4:7-19

God Is Love God is love.  That’s what the Bible says in 1 Jn 4:8, 16.  And we must believe that this is so.  Think about this.  We believed on the Lord Jesus Christ to be saved, and he saved us, just like he said he would.  Even so, God...

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For Thy Good, Deut 10:12-13

For Thy Good Deut. 10:12-13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Deut 10:12-13 we see that there are some things that the Lord requires of you that are for thy good. To fear the Lord is for thy good – Deut 10:12 – the fear of the Lord yields knowledge, wisdom, confidence,...

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Rooted and Grounded, Eph 3:17

Rooted and Grounded Eph 3:17 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Eph 3:17 says, “That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love…”  And then the thought continues into the next verse.  Today we are going to talk about being rooted and grounded.  We are...

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My Spirit Faileth, Ps 143:7-8

VIDEO RECORDING OF THIS SESRMON In Ps 143:7, David prayed to the Lord and said, “Hear me speedily, O Lord: my spirit faileth.”  When your spirit fails it’s entirely exhausted, it’s deficient, or it’s diminished.  It seems that a black cloud has just settled in above you, cutting you off...

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God Hates Sin, Loves Sinners? Ps 5:5

Does God Hate Sin, Love Sinners Ps 5:5 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Is it true that God hates sin and loves sinners?  Or does he hate the sinner, too?  This is an unpopular question to answer because of the Biblical truth. The question is a good one that has been asked...

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With All Confidence, Acts 28:30-31

VIDEO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON In Acts 28:30-31, when Paul dwelt in his own hired house in Rome, he was “Preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching those things which concern the Lord Jesus Christ, with all confidence, no man forbidding him.”  How is it, as a prisoner in Rome,...

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The Lord Tries Your Love, Prov 17:3

The Lord Trieth the Hearts Prov 17:3 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO No matter what it is or who it is that you love, until your love has been tried, there is no way to tell for sure whether your love will stand up to the test.  That’s why the Lord trieth...

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Rooted and Grounded in Love, Eph 3:17

The answer to Paul’s prayer in Eph 3:14-19 hinges on us being rooted and grounded in love.  There is a companion passage to Paul’s prayer request in the Gospel of John. In Jn 14:15, Jesus said, “If ye love me, keep my commandments.”  Like Paul, he stresses the necessity to...

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