August 02, 2015
Length: 34:08 (31.4 MB)
The biblical definition of hope is a confident expectation based on God's character, promises, and faithfulness. During those times when we feel hopeless, we must refocus on these things. Eternal hope belongs to those who have put their trust in Him.
July 26, 2015
Length: 42:00 (38.6 MB)
We all know that in order to maintain healthy physical bodies requires diet and exercise. This is true for our spiritual lives also. We should not feed on spiritual junk food, but on the truths of the faith, exercising our faith through good works.
July 19, 2015
Length: 41:01 (37.7 MB)
Some false teachers are deceived themselves. Others know they are spreading falsehood in an attempt to draw other disciples away. Whether the motivation is greed, power or something else, we are all vulnerable if we do not know the truth.
July 12, 2015
Length: 44:55 (41.3 MB)
In all things, God works for the good of those who love Him. This is the promise of a God who is omnipresent, omniscient, omnipotent, and eternal. So we can be assured that He is consistent and faithful to fulfill His promises.
July 05, 2015
Length: 37:15 (34.3 MB)
God has established three institutions: Marriage, Government, and the Church. The church is God's household and the word means "the called-out." It is a family, not a building and Jesus is at its center.
June 28, 2015
Length: 37:06 (34.1 MB)
All believers are called to serve and have been given gifts we can use to do so. The word deacon means one who serves, but a title is not necessary. Just be about the Father's business. Deacon who? Deacon you!
June 21, 2015
Length: 41:30 (38.1 MB)
Our Heavenly Father loves us unconditionally. He is filled with compassion, not condemnation. When one of His sheep returns to Him, He is truly a happy Father. Fathers everywhere can learn from His example.
June 14, 2015
Length: 39:26 (36.3 MB)
Personal character, the witness of the home, teaching aptitude, and a measure of experience are four of God's main standards for leadership in the church. Problems that prevent a leader from fulfilling his position include lack of character.
June 07, 2015
Length: 39:15 (36.1 MB)
The Bible uses the words overseer, elder, and shepherd interchangeably. Those who are called to this position must serve willingly, not for power or obligation. They are to teach, preach, direct the church and shepherd the flock; truly a high calling!
May 31, 2015
Length: 36:35 (33.6 MB)
God has defined different roles for men and women in the church. Men are to step up and take the lead in prayer, teaching, leadership and worship. Women are to be active with their good deeds. Christianity respects both roles equally.