For Christ’s Sake, Lk 6:22-23

Our text is Lk 6:22-23.  Jesus said, “Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man’s sake”.  When you follow Jesus men are going to say...

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Fear of the Jews, Jn 7:13

In the Bible, you often see a historic truth that is at the same time prophetic.  For instance, during the earthly ministry of Jesus, the Jews attempted to stop his preaching. They oppressed his disciples to keep them from following him.  How the disciples responded to their fear of the...

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Memorials Acts 7:57-60

Memorials Acts 7: 57-60 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Memorial Day is a day for us to remember those who died while serving in our country’s armed forces.  In general, people still have great regard for those who serve our country in the armed forces.  We have seen, at several graduations,...

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Memorial Day Acts 22:19-20

Memorial Day Acts 22:19-20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Memorial Day was officially proclaimed on 5 May 1868 by General John Logan, national commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, in his General Order No. 11. “The 30th of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers, or...

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Ashamed of Jesus Mark 8:34-38

Ashamed of Jesus Mark 8:34-38 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO As our country becomes increasingly afraid to mention the name of Jesus, don’t be ashamed of Jesus [Mk 8:38].  In many public places nativity scenes and references to the birth of Christ have been removed – in many businesses, employees say “Happy...

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The Basest of Men Dan. 4:17

The Basest of Men Dan. 4:17 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO You often wonder why the rulers of the various countries of the world do the terrible things that they do.  The reason that rulers often do wicked things is that they are the basest of men.  In Dan 4:17 we read, “…...

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The Fifth Seal Rev. 6:9-11

The Fifth Seal Revelation 6:9-11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Revelation 6:9-11 deals with The Fifth Seal. v.9 The Lamb opens the fifth seal – and John sees souls under an altar The souls are tribulation martyrs – Matthew 10:21-22 some will be “turned in” by their own family members, Revelation 2:10...

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Matthew 14:1-12 Death of John the Baptist

Matt 14:1-12 The Death of John the Baptist CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In this lesson we learn about the death of John the Baptist.  We see by whom, why and how John the Baptist was martyred. We will also see that his death foreshadows the death of the two witnesses in...

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