Walk by Faith not by Feeling 2 Cor 5:7

Walk by Faith not by Feeling 2 Cor 5: 7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In giving counsel to folks, we often find that they are being led by feelings rather than by the facts of God’s words and faith in these words.  But getting this point across can be a real...

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Two Sides to God Rom 11:22

Two Sides to God Rom. 11:22 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Paul said in Rom 11:22, “Behold therefore the goodness and severity of God…”.  God is both good and severe.  There are, therefore, two sides to God.  Men generally only consider one side or the other.  However, God is balanced.  Notice...

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So Great Salvation Heb 2:3

So Great Salvation Heb. 2:3 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO So great is our salvation because: So great is our Savior – Titus 2:13 – consider how great Jesus Christ is.  He created the universe.  He has all power.  So great is his humility that he wiling forsook all of his riches...

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How to Love Your Children Titus 2:3-4

How to Love Your Children Titus 2:3-4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In this passage we see that the aged women are to teach the younger women to love their husbands and their children. On the surface this may seem odd because you would think that you would not have to teach...

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Growth Requires Nourishment and Exercise 1 Pet 2:2

 Growth Requires Nourishment and Exercise 1 Peter 2 2 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Normal growth requires proper nourishment and exercise. Physical growth is the result of proper nourishment and exercise – physical growth doesn’t happen automatically.  When a child is born, it is normal to expect that child to grow, as long...

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Practical Steps for Marriage Matt 7:3-5

Practical Steps for Marriage Matt. 7: 3-5 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Here is a brief summary of the first six lessons that Tony, Randy and I have taught on the home: Man’s authority comes from God and he must rule.  His wife must be in submission.  The children will model what...

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Waiting For His Coming 1 Cor 1:7

Waiting For His Coming 1 Cor. 1: 7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Often when I write someone at this time of year, I like to say “maybe this will be the year of our Lord’s return.”  We are “waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ,” [1 Cor 1:7].  How...

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Fruit of the Spirit Gal 5:22-26

Galatians 5:22-26 Fruit of the Spirit CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Completely contrary to the flesh – totally different – you can’t produce any of this stuff.  You’ll produce a feigned imitation at best. Here is the fruit: Love – God, greatest commandment “God is love” – Holy Spirit in you, you love Jesus...

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The Spirit You Have II Tim. 1:7

The Spirit You Have II Tim. 1:7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO God hasn’t given you the spirit of fear.  Instead, he has given us the spirit of: Power – this is spiritual power Zech 4:6.  It comes from the Holy Spirit and the righteousness of Jesus in us 1 Cor 2:4-5;...

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My Dearly Beloved Son II Tim. 1:1-12

My Dearly Beloved Son II Tim. 1:1-12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Paul considered Timothy his son.  Paul didn’t have one.  Their relationship was as close as a father to a son.  When Paul speaks of the faith of Timothy’s mother and grandmother [1:5] it appears that his father wasn’t saved.  So...

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