Job declared, . . . and though after my skin worms destroyed this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God: whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another” – Job 19:25-27. Job realized that he would be literally resurrected from the dead one day. He understood that […]
Why do I believe the Bible to be true? That is . . . Why do I believe the Bible, consisting of the 66 books of the Old and New Testaments, is the infallible Word of God, verbally inspired by God without error in the original manuscripts? Why do I believe that God’s intentions revealed […]
There has always been false teaching, such as Satan’s lie in the garden, the antediluvian apostasy, the false teachings of Balaam, the false prophets that appeared in ancient Israel, and in the New Testament era there where the Judaizes, the Gnostics and so on. What is unique in our day is the preponderance of false […]
This message will examine a man who needed help. He was over his head with troubles. Part of the problem came from the poor choices his father and grandfather made. The other part of the problem came from his weak secular faith. His life was entangled with worldly pursuits. He was nominally religious. He sometimes […]
There are three features we will discover in today’s message. First, God is in control and is sovereign over all nations and governments. Despite the evil we see unfolding in the world, God still has His hand on the steering wheel of history. Second, God is faithful to His Word, even if a great deal […]
When you read 2 Kings 5 you instantly wonder why a story about a Syrian Captain is wedged between the accounts of Israel’s kings. Is not Syria an enemy of Israel? This message should remind us that despite man’s disobedience, God is still raising up unique witnesses to bring the gospel to the world.
Most of us know what it is like when we take matters into our own hands. That’s what we will find in this message. People doing what seems to be right without seeking God first. Now what can be so wrong with this? The steps taken made perfect sense. How could something that seemed so […]
In hard times God does not forget his own and ministers to them. Even in times of apostasy and open rebellion, God is still reaching out to the lost and hurting. Such was the ministry of Elisha.
Have you ever found yourself in a predicament? We have a lot of word pictures in the English language to describe being in a predicament. We hear phrases such as, “you sure have painted yourself into a corner,” or of being “caught between a rock and a hard place,” or being “up against the wall” […]
In this message we are going to examine the importance of God’s leading in the Christian’s life. It is possible for the believer in the Lord Jesus Christ to become so deceived, and self-sufficient in their spiritual walk, to think they have mastered the important aspects of life. For the most part, they think they only […]