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You're Not Good Enough
Sunday, March 06, 2016
Passage: Jude
Duration: 38 mins 37 secs
You're not good enough to go to Heaven but God's grace, the blood of Jesus, and God's power are all greater than our sins. Study along as we see what God's Word says about this topic.
Peer Pressure
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Passage: Daniel & Daniel
Duration: 32 mins 26 secs
Peer Pressure is a popular teen topic. This topic does not just reach young people today. Everybody faces peer pressure everyday no matter our age. What does the Bible teach about this topic? Listen and study about Daniel and his friends as they face peer pressure. See how they handled peer pressure in their lives.
Ashley Madison Needs Jesus Too
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Duration: 35 mins 45 secs
A few weeks ago we learned hackers gained access into the Ashley Madison website. This is a website dedicated to helping people have an affair. The hackers threatened to release the names if Ashley Madison did not shut down. When Ashley Madison refused, the names were posted for all to see. Social media and news outlets were buzzing about the scandal. Famous people were involved, even religious leaders. In the wake of this event several important lessons can be learned.
I Can Do All Things
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Philippians 4:13 is a verse that is beloved by all Christians. In 2013 YouVersion, a popular Bible app, reported it as the most bookmarked verse in all the Bible. How can a verse this well known be as misunderstood and misapplied as it is? It's not a verse just about victory. It does not teach a "name it and claim it" theology. It's teaching is much deeper.
A Bug's Life
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
God's glory is all around us. The Heaven's declare the glory of God and the Earth shows His handiwork. Insects are creatures that we often overlook but they are very glorious. God designed them with such intricate detail and each one fulfills His purpose.
In Pursuit Of Your Spouse
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
When you were dating your spouse you did everything you could to please him/her. You did everything you could to get to know them. You bought gifts. You said spoke kind words regularly. Your flirted. You held hands. You went out on dates. You were pursuing the person who would one day become your spouse. Why does the pursuit have to stop just because you're married?
NICU Lessons
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
On March 4th my wife and I welcomed our third child into this world. Malachi Morgan Beard is doing okay now, but initially things were very scary. He took a while to start breathing. They brought the crash carts in. He spent a good bit of time in the NICU. He had several issues arise during this time he had to overcome. Needless to say, this is not the way we expected his birth to go. This sermon looks at lessons I learned during this experience
Give No Place To The Devil
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Is it possible that we fail to take seriously the threats to our salvation, righteousness, spirituality, and fellowship with God? We’d never say, “At little sin never hurt anybody” but do we live as though that were true? We’d never say, “A worldly decision or two never hurt anybody” but do we live as though that were true? The fruit we produce tells the story!
Sin And My Relationships
Sunday, May 03, 2015
God has not called us to come out of the world. In fact, we are SENT into the world. We have a mission, a purpose, to fulfill. Our struggle is to live in the world without becoming of the world. Our relationships often become ground zero in this battle. This lesson follows 1 Corinthians 5 and shows the way sin impacts two different kinds of relationships in our lives. Our relationships with our brethren and our relationships with the world.
Lord's Supper Questions And Answers
Sunday, April 12, 2015
The Lord's Supper is the greatest memorial ever established. For 2000 years followers of Jesus have gathered around people of like precious faith to remember His death and their covenant with God made possible by His death. This sermon explores some of the common questions that arise over the Lord's Supper. Some are technical. Some are practical.
Contribution Matters
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Every first day of the week God's people take up a collection. Why do we do this? How much money should I lay by in store? What is this business about tithing that I hear people talk about? This lesson explores the technical and practical side of the contribution.
Psalm 73
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Passage: Psalms 73:1-28
Duration: 35 mins 48 secs
Psalm 73 tells us that it is worth while to live Godly. Study along with this lesson and learn why the author of Psalm 73 believes it is worth while to do so.
To Obey Is Better Than
Sunday, July 13, 2014
What if our children obeyed us the way we obeyed God? Like with our children, our issue is rarely the we don't know what God expects, but we choose something else. The Bible teaches us that obedience is the better way. Obedience is better than worship, my emotions, my thoughts, and my physical condition.
Freedom In Christ
Sunday, July 06, 2014
Our nation just celebrated its national day of independence. As Americans we value our freedom greatly. Men and women have fought and died to secure that freedom. As important as this freedom is, our freedom in Christ is greater. Do we appreciate what Christ has set us free from? Do we celebrate and live out our freedom on a daily basis. As Paul said, "For freedom Christ has set us free!"
Lessons From The Book Of Obadiah
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Passage: Obadiah
Duration: 29 mins 49 secs
The Book of Obadiah is short but it is full of lessons that we need even still today. Obadiah teaches us about God's judgement.It also teaches us how to treat those around us, even those who we do not fellowship with.
What Is The Church of Christ
Sunday, March 23, 2014
Duration: 32 mins 35 secs
What is the church of Christ? When Peter made the great confession concerning the person and purpose of Jesus, Jesus said that upon that kind of faith (this rock) He would build His church. What church? It is the church that belongs to Christ. This church is His body. It is all the saved of all time of all nations. It is His bride. It's members are citizens in His kingdom. There is no salvation outside of the body of Christ, so understanding and appreciating this church is vital to our salvation.
Calm Before The Cross
Saturday, March 08, 2014
Passage: Matthew 26:36
Duration: 33 mins 38 secs
In the midst of stress and grief, we see Jesus acting calm while others around Him react rashly.
The Tower of Babel
Saturday, March 08, 2014
Passage: Genesis 11
Duration: 26 mins 55 secs
God did not punish the people for building the Tower of Babel.He confuses their language because of their pride and the reason they built the tower. We must put our trust in God not ourselves.
6570 Days to Train Them Up
Saturday, March 08, 2014
Duration: 29 mins 31 secs
We only have a short time to raise our kids. We must be diligent to instill the word of God in our children so they will not depart from them.
Jesus Heals the Leper
Saturday, March 08, 2014
Passage: Mark 1:40
Duration: 25 mins 9 secs
The story of Jesus healing the Leper teaches us how to have true faith(Leper) and how to have a true heart(Jesus).
David: A New Heart For A New Life
Saturday, March 08, 2014
Passage: 1 Samuel 18
Duration: 25 mins 14 secs
Jesus calls us to be new creature and turn from our old ways. David teaches us how to have new life by becoming a new man with a new heart.
When You Wander
Sunday, February 09, 2014
Passage: Hebrews 6:4-6
Duration: 27 mins 14 secs
Wandering away from God is a dangerous thing. This lesson helps identify and correct problems that cause us to wander from God.
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Passage: Colossians 3
Duration: 28 mins 31 secs
Colossians 3 challenges us to new heights in our christian life. When we are recreated in Jesus Christ, we are transformed into a new person. How do we live with our feet on the ground and our head in the sky? This sermon talks about the challenge and the blessing of being New In Jesus.
Dealing With Deceptive People
Sunday, September 01, 2013
Duration: 30 mins 33 secs
Stick and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me! I'm rubber, you're glue, whatever you say bounces off me and sticks to you. Many of us can remember saying or hearing these statements as children. It sounded good, but it was a lie. Sticks and stones do hurt and we aren't really made out of rubber. Words have the power to destroy. Some of the more hurtful forms of destructive speech take the form of deception, manipulation, and lies. How do we respond when we are on the receiving end of this?
Homosexuality - A Nation In Crises Part 2
Sunday, August 04, 2013
This is part two of a series on homosexuality. In the first lesson we studied about the movement in this country, what God's word has to say about homosexuality, as well the hope in Christ those who are caught up in homosexuality have. This lesson focuses on what we can do to help those who are struggling with homosexuality.