“…devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching…” (1 Tim. 4:13)
Keeping the Peace Series Part 1 of 4–Matthew 5:23-24– Keeping a clear conscience is necessary to maintaining our faith. A bad conscience means I have committed some wrong that I have not attempted to make right. This sermon examines the biblical instruction on how to be reconciled with others. [Download the Devotional Guide]
Ephesians 6:21-24– Tychicus was an encourager because he was willing to be with others in difficult times and dangerous places, and do for them what they could not do for themselves. Words of encouragement: Peace; Love with Faith; Grace; Eternal Life. [Devotional Guide provided]
Ephesians 6:18-20– Prayer is to be unceasing, and in the Spirit (not in the flesh, the mind, or the will). It is to be done in recognition of our privilege as children of God. We are instructed to pray with earnestness, being on the alert, with all perseverance. God answers prayer! [Download this week’s devotional…
Ephesians 6:13-17–In order to stand against the spiritual forces of darkness in the evil day, we must take up the whole armor of God–the belt of truth, the breastplate of righteousness, the shoes of the Gospel of peace, the shield of faith, the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit which is the…
Ephesians 6:10-12–The schemes of the devil are revealed by his nature. In Scripture he is called: rebel, prince of the world, accuser of the brethren, father of lies, murderer, tempter, faux angel of light. Thankfully, God grants us power to stand against Satan and all of his forces.
Ephesians 6:1-9– As children are to obey their parents, so we are to obey the Lord; and as employees are to offer quality service to their employers, so we are to strive to do our very best for Jesus. Weekly devotional guide available to download.
A word about Covid and our plans to resume meeting. Ephesians 5:22-33– Christ loved the church and showed that love by emptying Himself of heavenly privileges, giving Himself up to the cross for her sake. Husbands are to love their wives in the same way, abandoning their prerogatives for the sake of serving the needs…
Ephesians 5:15-21– Walking wisely means looking carefully at how we walk, it means redeeming the time, it means trying to understand the Lord’s will, it means being filled with the Holy Spirit, it means encouraging others and praising God, it means always giving thanks, it means submitting to one another. Devotional Guide provided.
Ephesians 5:8-14–Paul exhorts us to walk in the light. He instructs us how to do that, what not to do in order to do that, and gives us reasons why we should walk in the light.
Ephesians 5:1-8–Paul exhorts us to walk in love, and instructed us how to do that, what not to do in order to do that, and the reasons why we should walk that way. The message concludes with a celebration of the Lord’s Supper. Devotional Guide provided.