Troubled But Not Distressed, 2 Cor 4:8

Troubled But Not Distressed 2 Cor. 4:8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO How was Paul able to be troubled but not distressed? When most of us are troubled, we get very distressed.  Here’s how our life generally goes.  Things are rocking along pretty smoothly.  Then trouble starts to build and we start...

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God Opened Their Eyes, Gen 21:19

VIDEO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON AUDIO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON God had to open the eyes of people in the Bible to show them something that they couldn’t see even though it was right there in front of them.  He showed them so we will know that, though we can’t...

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The Power of the Tongue, Prov 18:20-21

VIDEO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON AUDIO RECORDING OF THIS SERMON The tongue is a very powerful member of your body.  In Jas 3:4-5, as ships are turned with a very small helm, so the tongue is a little member and boasteth great things. Fruit is in the power of the...

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A Prayer Life, Dan 6:10

In Dan 6:10, after Darius signed a decree forbidding prayer to God, Daniel “kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he did aforetime.”  Daniel had a custom of praying three times a day.  Daniel had a prayer life.   Likewise,...

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Three Things Every Christian Must Know, Eph 1:15-23

This lesson covers Eph 1:15-23.  In this passage, Paul prayed for the Ephesians [Eph 1:16] to know three things every Christian must know.  We must know “what is the exceeding hope of his calling,” [Eph 1:18], “what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,” [Eph 1:18],...

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What Nevertheless Emphasizes, Rev. 2:4

Nevertheless Rev. 2:4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In the epistles and the Revelation you will see the word nevertheless 20 times.  Often when you see that word God is going to show you something good in spite of something bad.  Nevertheless interrupts the current train of thought in a verse or...

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Seek the Lord, Ps 34:8-10

Ps 34:8-10 says, “They that seek the Lord shall not want any good thing.”  When you seek the Lord, you find: His power – Rom 1:16; 1 Cor 1:18 the gospel is the power of God unto salvation; the preaching of the cross is the power of God.  God is...

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The Word of a King, Ecc 8:4

In Ecc 8:4, the word of a king is authoritative and very powerful.  In the reign of Ahasuerus, when Vashti refused to come at the king’s command, she was deposed from being queen and she was replaced by Esther.  The decree was made throughout all 127 of his provinces that...

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The spirit of fear

The spirit of fear 2 Tim.1:7 “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” How much of your day do you live in fear? What are the things that you are afraid of? According to this scripture,...

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