December 24, 2013
Length: 15:20 (14.2 MB)
Good praise music can be a way to prepare our hearts to come before the face of God. But for praise to be meaningful, it must be based on God's truth, just as Zechariah's song was. Truth must be the focus of our worship, words, and witness.
December 22, 2013
Length: 44:14 (40.7 MB)
The desire of God's heart was to have children with whom He could have fellowship. For this to be possible, Jesus came into the world as a human baby, lived a perfect life, died for our sins, and became a savior. He is also coming again as a judge.
December 15, 2013
Length: 36:16 (33.4 MB)
In business, relationships, and sexual behavior, we are called to be set apart. When necessary, we must remove ourselves from situations and conversations. Flee, remove temptations, and maintain accountability. God has given us everything we need to live godly lives.
December 08, 2013
Length: 37:32 (34.5 MB)
Singing praise, sharing with neighbors, worshiping with reverence and awe, and bearing the faults of others are just some of the ways we can please God. It is giving ourselves completely to Him that He desires, and He will equip us to do so.
December 01, 2013
Length: 39:53 (36.4 MB)
IN all things, make it a habit to give thanks. We are not entitled to anything, and when we are ungrateful, God's heart is saddened. Being thankful sweetens us, but being critical makes us a clanging cymbal.
November 24, 2013
Length: 34:45 (32 MB)
How should we bless others? Saying, "God bless you" put's God's name upon that person and God will bless them (Num 6). But fellowship with other believers is another form of blessing. Pray that God in His strength would cause our love to overflow.
November 17, 2013
Length: 43:37 (40.1 MB)
As Christians, part of our concern for others needs to be concern for their spiritual walk. It is God who strengthens us and we need to call on Him to help us stand firm and to pray for one another that the enemy would not "sift us as wheat."
November 10, 2013
Length: 40:46 (37.5 MB)
All saved souls attain five things: new life, deliverance from bad behavior, maturity in Christ, a covering for sin, and a new purpose. Once you have been saved, the only proper response is to go and tell your friends.
November 03, 2013
Length: 39:35 (36.4 MB)
Three things common to all Christians are that we need help and encouragement in our faith, we face trials, and we are in battle. The enemy wants us to trust in ourselves, but God is faithful and will not let us be tempted beyond what we can bear.
October 27, 2013
Length: 34:03 (31.3 MB)
Face-to-face fellowship is very important, but Satan wants to keep us from gathering together, from growing, and from learning. We can take heart in knowing that Satan does not win in the end, even as we spend time with other Christians in the present.