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Bite Your Tongue

2022-04-14T19:00:49-05:00April 10th, 2022|

Date: April 10, 2022 ()

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We cherish the First Amendment because it protects our freedom of speech, but do not forget that there is a higher law than that of this land -the Bible. God has the right to dictate what we say, how we say it, and when we say it. We live in an age when most people believed that they are not only entitled to have an opinion but that their opinion must always be shared. There are times that we should bite our tongue. The world would be a better place if everyone followed God's guidelines for speech. Let's learn a little bit

I Am Debtor

2022-04-11T08:48:24-05:00April 3rd, 2022|

Date: April 3, 2022 ()

Bible Text: Romans 1:9-16 |

What causes debt? Reception of something with value without payment When you have something that others desperately need When you accumulate your resources to pay back the obligation To Whom Was Paul a Debtor? To the children of Israel To All People To this generation To Christ How did Paul pay his debt? Boldly proclaimed the Gospel Show the Love of God in your life

Psalm 25: An Exposition on Prayer

2022-01-11T22:49:08-06:00January 6th, 2022|

Date: January 6, 2022 ()

Bible Text: Psalm 25:1-22 |

The Names of God Jehovah (LORD) - "the self existent one" Elohim (God) - "the supreme one" The People Mentioned Enemies (physical and spiritual) Fervent prayer required Made him trust in God more They were out to triumph over him They were out to cause him shame Those that are ashamed Wait on the Lord (be taught by Him) Sinners He teaches (directs) sinners Those that fear the Lord Respect and Reverence God, and no need to fear anything else! The Requests

Two Choices on the Shelf

2021-04-21T15:15:06-05:00April 21st, 2021|

Date: April 21, 2021 ()

Bible Text: Proverbs 24:3-4 |

Series:

Wisdom Purity The Scripture is the measure of purity Peacefulness Gentleness Easily Entreatable Approachable Merciful Fruitful Weapons Comparisons Generalizations Threats Withdraw/Silence Neglect Intimidation Anger Yelling/Screaming Control Deceit Continual Criticism Rehearsing the Past Shut-Down Gossip Revenge

Be Prudent

2021-01-14T09:40:04-06:00January 10th, 2021|

Date: January 10, 2021 ()

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Studies in Proverbs Prudence Defined: Wisdom applied to practice Opening Thought: Prudence implies a power to overlook the pressing temptation of the present, for the weighty advantage of the future —that which glitters and deceives, for that which is solid but less attractive. –Dean Alford Prudent people have a healthy skepticism They do not believe everything they hear - Proverbs 14:15 Consider the source They look before they leap - Proverbs 14:8 Prudent people handle correction well - Proverbs 15:5 Why are they coming to you? Do they hate you? With what authority are they coming? How are they coming? Does God want me to listen? Prudent people study Prudent people are cautious They work at

Personal Evangelism

2019-07-08T09:48:22-05:00May 2nd, 2019|

Date: May 2, 2019 ()

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The call for personal evangelism Four reasons to engage in personal evangelism Inherent in the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20) Obedience to the Great Commandment A wise pursuit (Proverbs 11:30; James 4:14) Brings reward (Matthew 25:19-30; 2 Peter 3:10-12) Four excuses for not engaging in personal evangelism Evangelism is not my spiritual gift (Ephesians 4:11) I'm afraid of confronting people (1 Corinthians 2:3) I don't know enough to witness for Christ (John 9:25) People don't want to listen (Acts 13:46) Reasons for personal evangelism Every human being is a sinner There are consequences for sin Tonight we are going to be doing kind of a refresher course, so the first part is going to be more
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