Fails Of Our Fathers (Joshua 5:1-9)

Joshua 5:1-9 – Fails Of Our Fathers TOPIC The generation of Israelites who enter Canaan must trust God and submit to circumcision before beginning their conquest. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Joshua 5:1-9     Numbers 26:51     Deuteronomy 30:6     Joshua 2:9-11, 6:1     Zephaniah 1:18     Romans 2:5-8, 29, 6:14     1 Corinthians 1:25     Philippians 3:3     James 2:20-26 FROM THE […]

A True Beginning – The Futures Contract (Genesis 17:1-27)

Genesis 17:1-27 – The Futures Contract TOPIC God appears to Abraham and reveals more about His promises and a new responsibility Abraham and his sons will have. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 17:1-27     Deuteronomy 30:6     Jeremiah 4:4     Acts 17:24-25     Romans 4:11     1 Corinthians 1:18     James 4:8 FROM THE MESSAGE “But then there’s Lot. He was […]

Those Were The Days – With Friends Like These…

Acts 21:17-30 – With Friends Like These… TOPIC Paul arrives in Jerusalem and is subjected to a legalistic plan to win the approval of Law-loving believers. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 21:17-30     John 15:3     John 17:16     Acts 14:22 FROM THE MESSAGE “Do you still have a heritage once you become a Christian? Of course. […]

Those Were The Days – Rookie Of The Year

Acts 16:1-5 – Rookie Of The Year TOPIC Paul brings Timothy onto his team but first this remarkable young man is told he must be circumcised. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 16:1-5          1 Corinthians 9:20     Philippians 2:20     1 Timothy 1:9, 18     2 Timothy 1:2, 6  3:15 FROM THE MESSAGE “When you’re driving in […]

Those Were The Days – Law Don’t Go ‘Round Here

Acts 15:1-21 – Law Don’t Go ‘Round Here TOPIC The church has its first council in Jerusalem to decide the issue over whether Gentiles must obey the Mosaic law in order to truly be Christians or even be saved. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 15:1-21     Galatians 2     2 Timothy 3:5 FROM THE MESSAGE “Take note: These were […]

You Were Raised Right – You’ve Been Ordered To Abundant Ship

You Were Raised Right (Colossians)

Colossians 2:6-23 – You’ve Been Ordered To Abundant Ship Paul illustrates your Christian life as if you are on a voyage home in a fully-supplied ship listen to the audio read the transcript “Paul said the ‘fullness of the Godhead’ dwells in Jesus bodily. He isn’t just super-spiritual. He isn’t just tapping into divine power […]

Straight Outta Egypt – It Slices, It Dices, It Circumcises

Exodus 4:18-31 – It Slices, It Dices, It Circumcises When God sought to kill her son, Zipporah was ready with a flint knife to circumcise him listen to the audio read the transcript “God is not through with Israel. He can’t be, because many of His promises to save and bless them as His firstborn […]