A Christian is called to joy in the midst of suffering. But doesn’t that seem odd? Why would a God who loves His children call them to a life of suffering? We know that He is more than capable of preventing it. What gives? Listen as brother Matthew Mallacoccio explains how only a Christian’s patient […]
In this series Pastor Matt explains how to conquer sinful anger by meditating on the truths of the Gospel. This lecture focuses on how understanding who God is as Sustainer leads to the fruit of the spirit being manifested in our lives despite our circumstances.
Matthew 7:21–27 “Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father who is in heaven will enter. 22 “Many will say to Me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in Your name, and in Your name cast out demons, and in […]
We are all familiar with Matthew 6:11 which says ‘Give us this day our daily bread.’ Most Bibles have a footnote next to the word daily which suggest an alternate translation which would make the verse read ‘Give us this day our bread for tomorrow.’ Listen as Pastor Matt defends this alternate translation and shows […]
Are you ever rocked by disappointment? Don’t you hate it when things you love are ripped away from you? Perhaps you have even grown angry at God. How are we to understand material things? Things that we own? What is the nature of ownership? Why does God give us things in this life and why […]