Monthly Archives:: February 2010

Be Careful How You Walk!

| by | Scripture: Ephesians 5:15-17 | Series:

Paul exhorts believers to be careful how they live out their Christian life because there are dangers, traps, drop offs, and pitfalls on every side. How are we to be careful? By making the most of our time and understanding the will of our Lord.

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Clothing Ourselves With Humility and Resisting The Devil

| by | Scripture: 1 Peter 5:5-14 | Series:

In this, our final study in 1 Peter we take a look at 2 very important exhortations of the apostle Paul is it relates to suffering: humbling ourselves, and resisting the devil. In our own church two different families had recently dealt with assaults from the devil that had serious consequences, so this study proved to be very timely.

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Sharing In The Sufferings Of Christ

| by | Scripture: 1 Peter 4:12-19 | Series:

The believers Peter was writing to were facing suffering and persecution. In just a few short years both Peter and Paul would die for Christ under the reign of Nero. Peter writes to encourage suffering believers to be faithful to Christ in the midst of sufferings, and gives a wonderful promise of where they would the strength to endure them.

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The Spirit-Filled Life – Pt. 1

| by | Scripture: Ephesians 5:18 | Series:

Ephesians 5:18 is perhaps the most important verse in the 2nd half of Ephesians, for it reveals how we are to obey all the other commands and exhortations found there. If Ephesians 4-6 are a race course, and you are the driver, Eph.5:18 is the fuel. In this message we examine what the Bible teaches about drunkenness, and about how we can obey the command to be filled with the Spirit.

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