Preparing to Pray
Preacher: Pastor Ray Text: 1 Peter 4:7 Use your tongue for good and not evil and you will be well-prepared to pray.
Submitting to God’s Order for Our Sanctification
Preacher: Pastor Ray Text: Mark 12:18-27 What does the fact that there is no marriage in heaven reveal about God’s order? If you break God’s laws, they break you. This is God’s order: 1) Jesus (eternal covenant), 2) spouse (earthly covenant until death do us part), 3) children (covenant until marriage), 4) local church, 5) […]
What is Your Calling?
Preacher: Pastor Ray Text: Matt 19:16-30 Your calling is to be saved, to follow Jesus and to surrender everything (including your finances).
Eph 4-6: Why Am I Not Changing?
Preacher: Pastor Ray Why don’t we change? One reason is that we don’t really believe what the gospel says about us. Discussion Questions Read Eph 4-6 and pay attention to the high standard for the Christian regarding personal character, purity, our role in the body of Christ, how we are to treat others (bearing with […]
Philippians 3: In Pursuit of the Prize (pt2 of 3)
Let’s read Phil 3:14. [READ] Here, Paul connects the word “goal” with the word “prize.” These two words almost seemed to be used interchangeably. I pursue as my goal the prize. The goal is related to the prize. They are not quite equivalent, but they must be closely linked somehow. To understand the word “prize” […]