Prayer

The Nature of Prayer

Our study, found in the eighteenth chapter of Luke, follows the passage on the parable of the persistent widow.  In that parable our Lord stresses the need of prayer. He puts it very bluntly: Men must either pray or faint; there is no other choice. If we are praying then we are not fainting and…

Pharmacies vs health food stores

Pillars of Health

1 Corinthians 6:12-20 Millions of people in North America and around the world are pursuing better health. And they are spending billions of dollars every year doing it. Given the spectacular advances in medical science over the past several decades one might expect that good, or even great, health would be in order of the…

David and Saul

The Answer of Faith to the Advice of Fear

Today’s sermon is based on Psalms 11. In this Psalm, you will find that David was running away from King Saul.  David, in this time of need sought advice from his friends. Although his friends meant well in giving their advice to him, their advice stemmed from an earthly wisdom. Regardless of this, David lifts…

Holy Spirit

The Person and Gifts of the Holy Sprit

Session 1 – “The Person of the Holy Spirit” As Jesus was going to the cross to be crucified for our sins, He spoke words of comfort to his disciples. “And I will ask the father, and he will give you another Advocate, who will never leave you. He is the Holy Spirit, who will lead…

Holy Bible

The Authority of the Word

The Bible text for today’s sermon is 2 Timothy 3:1-17.   There is a very definite link between moral decline and the authority of Scripture. Adherence, obedience to the written Word of God… Is the only way to remain in the faith in days like today!   You know well that the Word of God has…

Freedom

Jesus Brings Real Freedom

The text for today’s sermon is John 8:32- 36. 1. Jesus wants to set us free from the pain of our past a) Jesus wants to set us free from the pain of resentment. At some point in our life time we have been hurt by people either intentionally or unintentionally. What is still hurting us from…

Drawing Interest

The text for today’s sermon is 2 Corinthians 8:1-5. A study of the New Testament reveals that financial stewardship is very important and a very spiritual topic, much like the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. There are infallible principles that cannot be ignored; and when implemented, they carry with them the blessing of God. 1.  THE…

Jesus Corcovado statue

What Evil Has He Done?

  Today’s sermon focuses on Matthew 27:11-26.   Jesus was spotless and pure in His character.   When Jesus walked on this earth, there was something about Him that no one has ever seen before. He is a true original and unique in every way. Jesus Christ is the sinless One. There have been many…

Godly people struggle

Why Godly People Struggle

Text: Psalm 73, “The prosperity of the wicked.” Asaph was a leader in Israel. He was an expert in the law of God, and the worship unto God. He was elected the chief singer in the Temple. (1 Chronicles 15:17) The psalmist David had appointed him to be the chief minister in the presence of…

Speak

Power of Words

The text for today’s sermon is James 3:1-12. “1 Not many of you should become teachers, my fellow believers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly. 2 We all stumble in many ways. Anyone who is never at fault in what they say is perfect, able to keep their whole…