Invite People To Church, 1 Cor 14:22-25

1 Cor 14:22-25 describes a church service where unbelievers are present.  Therefore, you should invite people to church. Generally, prophesying is for the edification of believers, v.22; 1 Cor 14:4-5.  What takes place in the service should edify the saints.  Tongues, v.22, are for them that believe not, predominately because...

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Witnessing Mistakes, Rom 6:23

Watch What You Say Rom. 6:23 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO of witnessing mistakes. When we are witnessing or preaching the gospel, we may be prone to say things that distort the truth.  We’ll cover some of these common witnessing mistakes today.  People often say: Your sins must be paid for – Rom...

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We Should Be Fruitful, Rom 7:4

When God created the earth and everything in it, he made everything fruitful.  In Gen 1:11, 22, 28, he made the trees and grass fruitful, the fish and fowl fruitful, and us to be fruitful.  In Gen 9:1, after the flood, he told Noah and his sons to be fruitful...

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Why Don’t We Witness? Prov 28: 1

Why Don’t We Witness Prov. 28: 1 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We know that we are supposed to witness. And many times we can tell that the Holy Spirit wants us to open our mouths and talk to a particular individual about Jesus Christ. But we hem and haw around until...

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How To Be a Better Witness, Matt 11:19

How To Be a Better Witness Matt 11: 19 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Be A Better Witness By Being A Better Friend Perhaps, to be a better witness you need to be a better friend.  The answer to becoming a better witness is found in becoming a better friend.  If there...

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A Certain Man Was There, Jn 5:1-5

In Jn 5:1-5 during the passover, and by the pool Bethesda, there were a great multitude of impotent folk.  People were literally everywhere during this feast.  And yet in the midst of this chaos and multitude of impotent folk, Jesus noticed that a certain man was there.  Jesus picked him...

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The Good Fight of Faith, 1 Tim 6:12

Paul told Timothy to fight the good fight of faith.  Whether you know it or not, we are in a fight.  And our key opponent is the devil.  One of the problems in war is insufficient or inaccurate intelligence.  Thankfully, we have good intelligence.  Paul said of the devil, our...

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How We Escape Egypt, 2 Cor 6:17-18

How We Escape Egypt 2 Cor 6:17-18 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Egypt is a type of the world in the Bible and so we can look at the Exodus and learn a great deal about our relationship to the world.  We are in the world but we are not of...

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Local Church Activities, Eph 3:21

Local Church Activities Eph. 3:21 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO There are three main local church activities in which every church should be involved.  And these three should be balanced.  Every true local church should glorify God, edify saints and evangelize sinners. Glorify God – Eph 3:20-21; Rom 15:6 This primarily...

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