Pureness of Heart Prov. 22:11

Pureness of Heart Prov. 22:11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Prov 22:11, Solomon wrote about a person that loveth pureness of heart.  Now think about that… pureness of heart.  That should be the goal of every Christian.  I realize that the heart is deceitful and desperately wicked.  But with Christ in...

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Pastor Rick Sowell – What Manner of Love

Pastor Rick Sowell preached on love from 1 Jn 3:1 and several other passages in 1 John.  Love is the great need in marriage relationships, family relationships, and church relationships.  The manner of love in these relationships should be the love of Jesus Christ.  Perfect love is in Jesus.  Below...

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A New Commandment, Jn 13:34-35

Jesus fulfilled the commandments of the Old Testament and then gave a new commandment.  The new commandment is “That ye love one another,” [Jn 13:34].  It is simply stated, just like the ten commandments.  People say that the Bible is hard to understand.  There is nothing difficult to understand about,...

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The King Shall Be His Friend Prov. 22:11

The King Shall Be His Friend Prov. 22:11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Prov 22:11 Solomon said, The king shall be his friend. If you want King Jesus to be your friend then you will love certain things he loves.  King Jesus will be your friend if you: Love the Lord...

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Love One Another John 13:34

Love One Another John 13:34 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Our text is Jn 13:34.  Do you know one of the reasons you got saved?  Because Jesus commanded, “Ye must be born again,” [Jn 3:7].  And it’s a good thing we got saved because now we are going to heaven and without...

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Fulfilling the Law, Rom 13:8-14

Fulfilling the Law Rom.13:8-13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Love is fulfilling the law [Rom 13:10].  The laws here are the ones regulated by the higher powers in Rom 13:1-8.  In Matt 22:36-39 Jesus dealt with the two greatest commandments – love God and love your neighbor [Deut 6:4-5; Lev 19:18].  These...

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The Coming of Our Lord 1 Thess.1:9-10

The Coming of the Lord 1 Thess. 1:9-10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Every chapter in First Thessalonians has something to say about the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.  What is the benefit to us in looking for his coming?  “Waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ,” [1 Cor...

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Open Rebuke and Faithful Words Prov. 27: 5-6

Open Rebuke and Faithful Words Prov. 27: 5-6 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Open rebuke is better than secret love – open rebuke doesn’t cost you their love like you’re afraid it will.  Notice: Jesus openly rebuked Peter – Matt 16 but Peter loved him Jn 21 Paul openly rebuked Peter –...

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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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We Must Love One Another, Jn 15:17-21

We Must Love One Another John 15:17-21 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Reasons why you and I need to love one another: Because Jesus commands us to love one another – This is not a suggestion, hint, proposition, or option. It is a command (John 15:17, 2 Tim. 2:3-4). When we fail...

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