Iglesia De Carne – To Betroth Or Not To Betroth

1 Corinthians 7:25-40 – To Betroth Or Not To Betroth Paul suggested that the believers remain in whatever marital situation they were called, but what did that mean to those who were engaged? listen to the audio read the transcript “Any judgments you make, or advice you give, should emphasize Jesus’ mercies. As I said […]

Iglesia De Carne – Honey, I Sanctified The Kids

1 Corinthians 7:10-24 – Honey, I Sanctified The Kids Believers in Corinth were to remain married to their nonbelieving spouses and thereby have a sanctifying influence in their homes. listen to the audio read the transcript “Your situation is irrelevant. You are to walk empowered by the Spirit, in obedience to God, in any situation […]

Iglesia De Carne – The Abstinence-Minded Professors

1 Corinthians 7:1-9 – The Abstinence-Minded Professors Some of the believers in Corinth were professing abstinence from sex even though they were married. listen to the audio read the transcript “There is no “commandment” to abstain from intimacy. There would be if it was something that could make you more spiritual. Here is the bottom […]

Iglesia De Carne – Sex & The Audacity

1 Corinthians 5:1-13 – Sex & The Audacity Paul expresses astonishment at the arrogance of the believers in Corinth for tolerating the sexual immorality of a brother. listen to the audio read the transcript “Be what you already are – vessels which contain God the Holy Spirit. We are called upon to reveal to nonbelievers […]

Get Back To Where You Once Belonged – The Worst Wives Club

Ezra 10:1-44 – The Worst Wives Club The Israelites who married pagan women are told that they must divorce them. listen to the audio read the transcript “When we encounter God’s living Word, it asks us for a total commitment to whatever task is being addressed. We should ask, rhetorically, “Am I ready to do […]

Beloved’s Banquet 2019

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

You Were Raised Right – Your Submission, Should You Decide To Accept It

You Were Raised Right (Colossians)

Colossians 3:17-4:1 – Your Submission, Should You Decide To Accept It When each of you put on the new man in Christ, your home life will be blessed by mutual submission listen to the audio read the transcript “I know what you husbands are thinking. You’ve read ahead and see that the text says wives […]