Iglesia De Carne – You Give Love A Bad Name

1 Corinthians 13:1-13 – Gifts Without Heart And You’re To Blame, You Give Love A Bad Name Paul tells the believers in Corinth that they “have not love” in their exercise of the Holy Spirit’s gifts. listen to the audio read the transcript “Looking at Ephesus and Corinth, we must conclude that any church can […]

Iglesia De Carne – Gluttons For Punishment

1 Corinthians 11:17-34 – Gluttons For Punishment For behaving like gluttons at the potluck prior to the Lord’s Supper, some of the believers in Corinth were being severely disciplined by God. listen to the audio read the transcript “The church of God isn’t the building; it’s the saints. The behavior of the wealthier members was […]

Iglesia De Carne – Don’t Stumble Thyself In The Sight Of The Lord

1 Corinthians 8:1-13 – Don’t Stumble Thyself In The Sight Of The Lord Believers who continued to attend meals in the pagan temples were encouraging others to join them, thereby becoming stumbling-blocks to their brothers and sisters. listen to the audio read the transcript “You see, we tend to think of those who exercise greater […]

Iglesia De Carne – Come Together, Right Now, Pleaded Me

1 Corinthians 1:10-17 – Come Together, Right Now – Pleaded Me The apostle Paul pleads with the believers in Corinth to maintain unity and to quit dividing into factions over himself, Apollos, Peter, and Jesus. listen to the audio read the transcript “The ‘I am of Christ’ folks? They’re not unlike believers today who refuse […]

Prophecy Update #560 – I Love Me

Prophecy Update #560 – I Love Me The Bible predicts that, in the time of the end, the love of many will grow cold. In this update, we hear about how some are suggesting that bringing death to another person is actually a way of “loving self”. listen to the audio read the pdf transcript

Beloved’s Banquet 2019

Our annual Valentine’s dinner message from Pastor Mike Osthimer from Calvary Chapel Bakersfield

2 Thessalonians 3:5 – A Love-Wait Directorship

2 Thessalonians 3:5 – A Love-Wait Directorship Paul prays a prayer for them that distills down the whole Christian experience to its essence and overarching purpose. listen to the audio read the transcript “God’s first core purpose for each and all of us is that we be directed into His love and that it might […]

Pray It Again, Saul (Philippians 1:9-11)

Philippians 1:9-11 – Pray It Again, Saul Paul prays that the love of the Philippians would abound. listen to the audio read the notes “Our love for the Lord can go gray, in a sense. We don’t divorce Him, but we can leave our first love for Him, and for His children.”

Divided We Feast (1 Corinthians 11:17-19)

1 Corinthians 11:17-19 – Divided We Feast Paul had a lot to teach the Corinthian church, and us, about what communion is all about. listen to the audio read the notes “The taking of communion is a declaration we are one body – the body of Jesus Christ. It declares the great spiritual truth that […]

The Grace Of Wrath – It’s Always The Son’s Way In Philadelphia

Revelation 3.7-13 – It’s Always The Son’s Way In Philadelphia Jesus tells the believers in Philadelphia that they are serving Him exactly the way He wants them to. watch the quicktime video listen to the audio audio en español read the pdf transcript notas en español

Ruth

Ruth 1 – Bread and Brides listen to the audio read the transcript Ruth 2 – Grace Land listen to the audio read the transcript Ruth 3 – Love Me Threshing listen to the audio read the transcript Ruth 4 – Sandlelight Romance listen to the audio read the transcript