Listen as Brother Brandon Stitt exhorts us from James 1:12-21 concerning 1) sin and the death it causes, 2) how that God in the exercise of His will brought us forth by the word of truth, and 3) the importance of humbly receiving the word implanted, which is able to save our souls.
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 […]
Paul’s, Silas’, and Timothy’s ministries were under attack. People in Thessalonica were questioning their character and motives. Listen as Pastor Matt explains three things from I Thessalonians 2:1-4 that Paul points to in order to defend their character and protect their influence. 1.They Offered a Treasure from God. 2. They Displayed Unwavering Trust in God […]
Discipleship is not about the mere transferal of information, but about total life transformation. To be discipled we must follow the godly examples of believers who have been transformed by the Gospel, and then we become examples to others who see our lives being transformed as well. Listen as Pastor Matt examines I Thessalonians 1:6-7 […]
After reminding the Philippians of their citizenship in heaven, of their returning Savior, of their new bodies in the resurrection, and of the great consummation of all things that will take place at Christ’s return, Paul changes his tone completely in Philippians 4:1; from exultation to urgent plea. Paul’s love for the Philippians, his desire […]
How should we view opponents of the Gospel? Are they a sign that we need to adopt a new strategy of evangelism? No! By no means. Walk with Pastor Matt as he examines Philippians 1:27-28 to show how that Christian persecution is part of God’s design for the church, and our patient perseverance through these […]
Why are there so many unmotivated professing Christians? See from Philippians 1:9-11 where God sets the bar concerning our love of the brother, our knowledge of His Word, and our dedication to persevering to the end.
See how God produces joyful thanksgiving in the Christian though our partnership with other believers, our mutually assured perseverance in the faith because of God’s preserving work, and how that God uses the prayers of believers to accomplish it all.
Most of the time Scripture encourages us not to fear. Most of the time we are taught that if we fear (hold in reverence and respect the weight of His glory and holiness) God we have no need to fear anything. Pastor Matt brings us the strong warning from the author of Hebrews in the […]