They That Will Be Rich 1 Tim. 6: 6-10

They That Will Be Rich 1 Tim. 6: 6-10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO “They that will be rich” [1 Tim 6:9] will never be rich.  They are not rich because: They have not gained —1 Tim 6:6 — The formula for true wealth is: Godliness + Contentment = Great Gain. First,...

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Three Temptations Matt. 4:1-11

Three Temptations Matt. 4 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We know that the three temptations of man are the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes and the pride of life [1 Jn 2:16].  These are the three temptations that the devil used against Jesus in the wilderness in Matt...

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A Way to Escape 1 Cor. 10 :13

A Way to Escape 1 Cor. 10 :13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Last week I preached on temptation from 1 Cor 10:13.  In this text we see that God will with the temptation make a way to escape that ye may be able to bear the temptation.  But we didn’t discuss...

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How to Bear Temptation 1 Cor. 10:13

How to Bear Temptation 1 Cor. 10:13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO People often misquote this verse by saying, “God will never give you more than you can handle” – but when you read this verse carefully you see, in the first place, he doesn’t “give” the temptation to you [Jas 1:13]...

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Words Against the Lord Mal. 3:13-15

Words Against the Lord Mal. 3:13-15 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Lord said to Israel, “Your words have been stout against me.”  They had been speaking words against the Lord.  These words resulted from: Self-will – they said, “It is vain to serve God” – it is not worthless to serve...

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Add to “Patience Godliness”

Add to “Patience Godliness” 2 Peter 1:6                 What is godliness? How can one be godly? Peter tells us to add godliness in this passage. Godliness is being like God. It is more than observing a list of do’s and don’ts (although obedience is required). It is thinking His thoughts...

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Add to “Temperance Patience”

Add to “Temperance Patience” 2 Peter 1:6                 Patience is a choice. This is another choice that Peter tells us to add. Add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; and to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience. Patience is the suffering of afflictions, pain, toil, calamity, provocation, or...

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Make No Provision for Your Flesh 2 Samuel 11-12

Make No Provision for Your Flesh 2 Sam. 11-12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO 2 Samuel 11:1 …the time when kings go forth to battle… But David tarried at Jerusalem. If you’re not in the fight you’ll be doing something else.  That something else is no replacement for being in the battle. The...

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