Paul’s Prayer for the Colossians, Col 1:9-14

As with some of his other epistles, Paul told the Colossians, in Col 1:9-12, what he had been praying for them.  See Eph 1:16-19, for example.  Paul’s prayer for the Colossians was that they might: Be filled with the knowledge of his will – Col 1:9 – several verses in...

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Spiritual Blessings, Eph 1:1-14

Our lesson today is from Eph 1:1-14.  In Eph 1:3, God “hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ.”  These spiritual blessings are: We will be holy and without blame before him in love – Eph 1:4 – this is the choice that God made before...

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What do we get with Redemption? Ruth 4:1-22

What do we get with Redemption Ruth 4:1-22 In this sermon we are going to look at the subject of redemption based on the typology found in the book of Ruth. Ruth is a wonderful story of redemption and the types in this book present a wonderful picture of the...

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“R” Bible Doctrines

“R” Bible Doctrines Acts 26:20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO There are a number of Bible doctrines that start with the letter “R.”  Today, we’ll study these doctrines since some of them may be unfamiliar to you and since there may be some confusion about the others resulting from bad teaching.  These...

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Preeminence of Christ, Col 1:14-18

Colossians 1:14-18 Preeminence of Christ CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO This lesson is about the preeminence of Christ. The Lord Jesus Christ is preeminent: In Redemption – v.14 – he shed his blood for the full redemption of all mankind – Heb 9:13-14; 10-10-14 In Forgiveness – v.14 – he forgave when you...

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What was Jesus Made for Us?

What was Jesus Made for Us (1 Corinthians 1:26-31) In this lesson we are going to look at four things Jesus Christ was made for us. In verse 30 Jesus is said to be made wisdom, righteousness, sanctification, and redemption for us. With these four things we will see that...

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The Blood of Jesus Rom.3:25

The Blood of Jesus Rom. 3:25 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The blood of Jesus Christ is so vital to our salvation that there is no way that you and I could be saved apart from the shedding of Jesus’ blood.  Any church or any doctrine that minimizes the blood of Jesus...

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Sons of God, Rom 8:14-25

Sons of God Rom. 8:14- 25 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When we get saved we become the sons of God [Jn 1:12] through our new birth in Jesus Christ.  Our birth as sons of God involves three things that are discussed in the middle of Rom 8.  These three things are...

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The Riches of His Grace Eph.1:7-12

   Ephesians 1:7-12 The Riches of His Grace CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO God’s grace is rich because Christ gave us all He has and He has everything, II Cor 8:9.  We become rich through His poverty.  So His grace covers everything – our salvation, our needs, our infirmities, our sorrows – everything. ...

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