Those Were The Days – The Original Amateur Hour

Acts 4:13-22 – The Original Amateur Hour The Sanhedrin marvel at Peter and John, who are ‘amateurs’ in their minds, yet preach with power and authority. listen to the audio read the transcript “As Christians, we don’t need to be constantly combative to the world around us. Look at the way Peter and John dealt […]

Those Were The Days – Compassion And A Rationale

Acts 3:1-10 – Compassion And A Rationale Peter and John head to a prayer meeting and give us the first recorded outreach of the church age. What does it teach us about compassion and evangelism today? listen to the audio read the transcript “Peter and John picked up where the man’s friends had to leave […]

Those Were The Days – Can I Get A Witness?

Acts 2:25-39 – Can I Get A Witness? Peter gives testimony as an eyewitness to Christ’s resurrection and an expert witness concerning Old Testament prophecy. listen to the audio read the transcript “Peter was an powerful witness that morning. He did not hold back his testimony. He spoke personally and pointedly. He served as an […]

Those Were The Days – Peter, Peter, Sermon Speaker

Acts 2:14-24 – Peter, Peter, Sermon Speaker Peter delivers the Church age’s very first sermon ever, rooted in Scripture. listen to the audio read the transcript “Second, Peter prioritized certain things and did not prioritize others. He didn’t spend a bunch of time talking about the experience they had just witnessed. Instead, he spent his […]

A Star Is Formed – Plant A Tree For God’s Tomorrow

Psalm 37:32-40 – Plant A Tree For God’s Tomorrow David closes his wisdom psalm with an encouragement for us to take care to watch our steps and to observe other Godly believers. listen to the audio read the transcript “While no place will be found the wicked, there will be found for those who believe. […]

A Star Is Formed – The Clockwatcher God

Psalm 37:10-20 – The Clockwatcher God David contrasts the coming future for the Godly and the wicked and depicts God as watching the clock count down. listen to the audio read the transcript “We have quite a future to look forward to. But we don’t have to wait to start enjoying the peace of God.”

Get Back To Where You Once Belonged – Persian Pen Letter

Ezra 5:6-6:12 – Persian Pen Letter Two Persian officials pen a letter to King Darius to determine if the Jews have permission to rebuild their Temple. listen to the audio read the transcript “I find it odd, and disturbing, that many who are in Christ have a contempt for prophecy. The author of the best-selling […]

You Were Raised Right – Desperately Seeking Suffering

You Were Raised Right (Colossians)

Colossians 1:24-2:5 – Desperately Seeking Suffering The apostle Paul rejoiced that he was privileged to continue the sufferings of Jesus for His church listen to the audio read the transcript “Every believer is a minister – a deacon – because every believer is called to be a servant.”

Lions And Fires And Prayers – Cow Boy

Lions And Fires And Prayers (Daniel)

Daniel 4:19-37 – Cow Boy Nebuchadnezzar continues sharing his testimony about how he became like a beast, then turned his heart to the God of heaven. listen to the audio read the transcript “In wrath, God remembers mercy. And here we have a wonderful portrait of the Lord’s salvation: When Nebuchadnezzar would bow his heart […]

Lions And Fires And Prayers – I Have (Another) Dream

Lions And Fires And Prayers (Daniel)

Daniel 4:1-18 – I Have (Another) Dream Nebuchadnezzar has another dream and needs the interpretation. listen to the audio read the transcript “We see that a converted individual is characterized by worship, by the preaching of what God has done and by the Holy Spirit indwelling them.”

Hey Jo – Prophets Are Friends, Not Food

Jonah 1:17-2:10 – Prophets Are Friends, Not Food Jonah is swallowed by a great fish, prepared by God as an act of mercy listen to the audio read the transcript “No matter the sin, God has pity, and the solution is the Gospel”

Straight Outta Egypt – Father-In-Law Knows Best

Exodus 18:1-27 – Father-In-Law Knows Best Moses receives administrative advice from His father-in-law, Jethro listen to the audio read the transcript “Notice Moses kept the emphasis on God. He spoke of “all that the Lord had done to Pharaoh,” and “how the Lord had delivered them.” When you tell your stories, bring the Lord into […]

Dead Like Me (1 Corinthians 11:26)

1 Corinthians 11:26 – Dead Like Me The Lord’s Supper, at least in part, is a public proclamation of the Lord’s death and of His two returns. listen to the audio read the notes “In dying with Him, you remain alive, to serve Him, until His return for you.”

The Days Of Noah – Last Man Saved

Matthew 24:37-42 – Last Man Saved Eventually, the last saint of the church age will become born again, and then the rapture will happen. listen to the audio read the transcript “If the Lord was coming on a particular calendar day, it would be impossible to speak of accelerating His return to rapture us.”

First Serve – The Day The Earthmaker Stood Still

Mark 10:46-52 – The Day The Earthmaker Stood Still A blind man’s cries for mercy cause Jesus to come to a complete stand still on His way to the Cross. listen to the audio read the transcript audio en español notas en español “The disciples, thinking Jesus was going to be King, all but demanded […]

Colombia 2015

Colombia Trip 2015 In 2015, once again the boys returned to El Secreto, this time with Alex’s wife Aida to teach the Basic Doctrines and Eschatology courses once more at the Bible College. click here to get to the Spanish audio and notes for the classes..

First Serve – Go Fish

Mark 1:14-45 – Go Fish Jesus calls two sets of brothers to go with Him and fish for men. listen to the audio read the transcript audio en español notas en español

The Grace Of Wrath – Seal Team 144,000

Revelation 7.1-17 & 14.1-5 – Seal Team 144,000 The 144,000 are sealed by God to survive the Tribulation while sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ. watch the quicktime video listen to the audio audio en español read the pdf transcript notas en español

Colombia 2014

Colombia Trip 2014 In October of 2014, Alex, Jacob and Geno returned to the Calvary Chapel Bible College in El Secreto, Colombia to teach an apologetics course and minister with the students. This video is the recap of some of the great things that happened!

Colombia 2013

COLOMBIA TRIP 2013 In November of 2013, Alex Nava and assistant pastor Geno from Calvary Hanford and Pastor Jacob Kelso from Calvary Tulare were sent down to the Calvary Chapel Bible College in El Secreto, Colombia for 16 days to teach and minister with the students. This video is the recap of some of the […]