Featured Studies

Romans 12:1-2

“So now that Christ has saved me, what He wants me to do in all of my situations in life is to present my body to Him as a living sacrifice.  That means turn it over.  Give myself to Him.  My attitude is to be that I […]

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Hebrews 5:11-14

“We are in a natural process of constantly developing our senses with the horizontal (this worldly life).  We are sensitive to the horizontal and we become developed in that all week long.  Our senses are totally sensitive to something different than the Spiritual things of God.” This […]

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Genesis 39 & 40

“One of the things that you have to learn if you want to serve the Lord – it doesn’t make a difference what capacity it is, we’re not talking about pulpit ministry, we’re talking about just walking with the Lord and being effective for Him.  You have […]

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Matthew 6:5-15 Part 6

“Religion is forcing Christianity.  Religion is psychologically practicing what is in the Bible.  Biblical Christianity is spiritual, it is not psychological and it is centered around the Spirit of God in and through man.  But, as Paul said at the end of Romans chapter 14, if it […]

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Genesis 22

“What God is doing in testings and trials is teaching us to obey the voice of the Lord.  And to obey the voice of the Lord is in parallel to our fear and reverence for God.  Abraham, at this point, had more fear and respect for God […]

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II Samuel 12

“When David was a fugitive on the run he learned to trust the Lord.  When David became a success and was at his ease in luxury is when he fell into sin.  There is no time out in our battle against sin.  We are constantly involved in […]

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II Samuel 10 & 11

“David is a man after God’s own heart.  That is what God said about David.  David is one of the greatest men of God recorded in the Scriptures and yet it presents to us how fallible we are, how weak we are, how open we are [to […]

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James 3:3-6

“The Lord by His Spirit wants to reveal His glory through our life.  That means a lot of things in me have to change.  That’s His first message, “You are saved but you have got to change.  My Spirit through My Word will minister to and change the […]

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II Timothy 2:19-21

“How much emphasis we place on how much we know, and how much we believe.  Emphasizing our own beliefs and efforts as fruit that we belong to Christ.  But in reality it’s Him knowing me, not me knowing Him.” This Friday’s Featured Study comes from our 2007 […]

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Ephesians 4:17-19

This Friday’s Featured study comes from our 2011 series in Ephesians.  This study speaks for itself: “We thank You that You have drawn each one here because You have a ministry for each of us.  We might not feel it or realize it or know it, but You […]

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Colossians 4:7-18 Part 4

“And then you begin to learn, all believers not only affect their own personal lives, but affect everybody around them.  If you have children, your decision making affects your children.  Decision making and the life that you live affects neighbors, and friends, and family.  What we do […]

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Hebrews 12:9-13

“Whatever we are occupied with, it has to do with ourselves.  The answer is surrender it to the Lord.  Forget about it.  Move one.  Leave it up to Him.  However you want to say it.  And then you just focus on the Lord.  Keep looking off unto […]

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Isaiah 26:3

“The first part of being saved is receiving Christ and being born of His Spirit so that He dwells in us.  He is our salvation.  But, then, from that point on, there is a healing and transformation process that takes place in the mind.  Satan, in his […]

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I Thessalonians 4:1-8

“The moment that I receive Jesus Christ, I am literally born of, and receive, His spirit into my heart.  That’s what saves me.  That is what makes me a Christian.  God’s Holy Spirit comes into my heart.  The moment God’s Spirit comes into my heart I am […]

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Matthew 10:34-49 ~ The Cost of Discipleship Part 2

“I cannot overemphasize this.  I cannot go too far if I emphasize it every week.  Remember this morning I started off with saying we’re two-thousand years removed from the actual person of Jesus Christ being here, from an actual identification with Him Himself and we have a […]

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Matthew 10:34-49 Part 1 ~ The Cost of Discipleship Part 1

“When Christ comes in, He comes in to take over.  I am now IN HIM and He is now IN ME.  This is RELATIONAL, not doctrinal.” “We don’t understand that the things of the Lord are spiritual, not humanitarian based.  That is why we misunderstand the Scriptures.  […]

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Matthew 26:31-56

“Everyone in these texts – in some way, shape, or form – is responding to the crucifixion and the suffering of Jesus Christ.” This Friday’s Featured Study is from our old series in Matthew (circa 1995).  Our message comes from the fourth section of Matthew’s gospel – Chapters 26 & […]

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Jeremiah 1

“There isn’t any evil and there isn’t any good that can befall His people that is not under the direction of His hand.  It doesn’t matter what it is.” “We look back and say, ‘All those wasted years.’  No year is wasted according to the Lord.  We […]

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I Thessalonians 5:23-28

“My spirit is dead until Christ comes into my spirit, then I am alive unto God and His Spirit lives in my spirit, is one with my spirit, and His Spirit seals my spirit.  My spirit now belongs to Christ.” This Friday’s Featured Study is from our ancient […]

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John 14:5-14

“And the disciples did run away when Jesus was crucified.  They were discouraged and they ran.  They didn’t know what to think or what to do.  They were even hiding because they were afraid of persecution.  But then God’s spirit came to them, was poured out upon […]

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