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Ingredients for A Perfect Church

2020-11-29T12:01:52-06:00November 29th, 2020|

Date: November 29, 2020 ()

Bible Text: 1 Corinthians 1 |

1 Corinthians 1 “You never have to advertise a fire. Everyone comes running when there's a fire. Likewise, if your church is on fire, you will not have to advertise it. The community will already know it.” –Leonard Ravenhill A sanctified church - 1 Corinthians 1:1-3 Positional aspect Practical aspect A Christ-filled church - 1 Corinthians 1:4-6 The purpose of sanctification - 1 Corinthians 1:10-17 The point of our preaching - 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 A saving message - 1 Corinthians 1:18, 22-23 A solemn message - 1 Corinthians 1:23-25 A purified church - 1 Corinthians 1:7-8 A secure church - 1 Corinthians 1:8-9 “The glory of the gospel is that when the church

John the Baptist – The Forerunner of Christ

2020-11-03T13:09:48-06:00November 1st, 2020|

Date: November 1, 2020 ()

Bible Text: John 1 |

The holy preparations The bad Circumstances The wicked Herod The corrupt priesthood The good heritage His saintly parents His separation His honest preaching To preach repentance of sin To preach vanity of religion His heavenly purpose To point others to Christ To reveal the hate of Israel's heart His humble imperfection Questions to consider as we look at the life of John Baptist Are you relying on something other than Christ and the repentance of your sin to be saved? Have you become discouraged because of the times, thinking that God cannot bring revival to this land? Are you willing to be out of the "limelight" to accomplish God's purpose? Are you hungry for the Spirit of God's working

Beware of the Spirit of Judas

2020-10-20T14:43:45-05:00October 18th, 2020|

Date: October 18, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Mark 14 |

Mark 14 Thought: The dark story of Judas Iscariot is one of the most tragic and mysterious records in Scripture. In the Biblical listing of the twelve disciples, he is always listed as last in line. He has become best known for his day of infamy, the betrayal of our Savior.In Dante’s passage through hell, Judas is depicted as occupying the lowest circle with Lucifer enduring his “worst punishment” banned and shunned even in the caverns of the damned. –taken from All of the Apostles, Lockyer, p. 99-100. The Privilege of Judas He was an apostle Matthew 10:4 Mark 3:19 Luke 6:16 He was the treasurer Luke 8:1-3 John

The Battle of Armageddon and The Second Coming

2020-10-05T12:15:50-05:00September 20th, 2020|

Date: September 20, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Revelation 16 |

Series:

Some Misconceptions Armageddon is not the end of the world The saved saints will not be on the earth A misunderstanding of dispensations The Setting The Second Coming The Slaughter of the Enemy The Carnage The Conqueror Application Be Aware Be Awake Be Watching Be Ready   Some helpful resources: "Armageddon" by Dr. Randy Starr "To the Seven Churches: A Commentary on the Apocalypse of Jesus Christ" by Dr. Thomas Strouse "The Future According to the Bible" by David W. Cloud (available at wayoflife.org - eBook or print) wayoflife.org (many articles about the end times) "Things to Come: A Study in Biblical Eschatology" by J. Dwight Pentecost (pages 229-258) "Thru the Bible with J. Vernon McGee: 1 Corinthians through Revelation"

The Great Tribulation

2020-10-05T12:08:39-05:00September 13th, 2020|

Date: September 13, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Revelation 20:11-15 |

Series:

A Review of Times and Terms The Antichrist The Tribulation The Abomination of Desolation The Second Coming of Christ The Tribulation Period As Described by Jesus The Judgment The Seven Seals The Antichrist comes to power in the name of peace Economic turmoil The Seven Trumpets Hail and fire cause destruction 1/3 of the sea life die The rivers and springs of water are turned to poison The Seven Vials Sores The sea becomes blood Rivers and springs dry up The sun scorches men World-wide war Great earthquake God's wrath Application For the Believer Praise the Lamb of God Preparation for the Judgment Passion for the lost For the Unbeliever Repent of your sins Trust Jesus     Some helpful resources: "The Antichrist & The Tribulation" by Dr. Randy Starr "To the Seven Churches: A Commentary

The Antichrist

2020-10-05T12:07:11-05:00September 6th, 2020|

Date: September 6, 2020

Bible Text: 2 Thesalonians 2:1-3 |

Series:

Some Prophetic Guidelines Don't get caught up with signs - Luke 9:28-36, Luke 10:17-20 Christ must be pre-eminent in our message - 2 Peter 3:1-17 Watch out for fear and anxiety - 2 Thessalonians 2 Let Scripture guide your knowledge The Prophetic timeline for the end times The Rapture Appearing Coming The Tribulation The Great Tribulation The Battle of Armageddon The Second Coming The Person of the Antichrist The Preparation for the antichrist The Power of the antichrist The Political sway of the antichrist The Partners of the antichrist Practical lessons from the study of the antichrist The power of the devil The importance of turning to Christ now!

End Times: The Rapture

2020-10-05T11:58:41-05:00August 30th, 2020|

Date: August 30, 2020 ()

Bible Text: 1 Thesalonians 4:13-18 |

Series:

The Clear Teaching of the Rapture in Scripture The Bible teaches that Christ will come again Christ foretold of it himself - John 14 The angels told the disciples at Christ's ascent - Acts 1 The communion table is a reminder of Christ's coming - 1 Corinthians 11 The Bible teaches that Christ's return is imminent The saints would be removed - Revelations 3 Historically, God removed his people before bringing judgment Noah Rahab Lot The events in the book of Revelations are in chronological order (two parenthetical sections) The Antichrist will not be revealed until the Holy Spirit is gone (Thus believers filled with the Holy Spirit will be gone) The great tribulation

Sinking in the Mire

2020-08-18T15:48:10-05:00August 16th, 2020|

Date: August 16, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Jeremiah 38 |

Sinking in the Mire Jeremiah 38 Opening thought: The prophet Jeremiah had been obedient to the call of God upon his life. He had been faithful to preach the message that God wanted him to preach and now Jeremiah finds himself standing in the bottom of a pit looking up at the blue sky overhead wondering where he had gone wrong. Have you ever been there? The bottom of a pit, looking up, sinking in mire wondering how your world had fallen out from beneath you? I. A study of the word "mire" Mire, 8 Clay, 3 Dirt, 2 The slough of despond II. The sources
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