Introduction: We face many problems in the troubled times in which we live. In all of them, however, it is possible to maintain our spiritual equilibrium and to be rejoicing, triumphant Christians. I. THE CHALLENGE (1-3) A. Contained in three words: rejoice, praise, sing B. The object of them all is the LORD C. We […]
“Christians have the privilege of magnifying and praising the Lord for all He has done for them.” The virus situation is demanding, tough, and scary, but remember God promises strength and encouragement in tough times for us to trust and claim. “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” (Philippians 4:13). “And my […]
ARMOR OF GOD – PART 2 Ephesians 6:10-18 Today we will be continuing our previous study on the Armor of God. We trust that you will review the previous study and continue that study with today’s information of the Armor of God. As we think about the Armor of God, let’s remember that God is […]
“ARMOR OF GOD” EPHESIANS 6:10-18 For Christians to be victorious, we must do certain things to prepare ourselves before the enemy (Satan) launches his attack against us. This is true whether in the age of Grace or the end of time [tribulation period]. 1. The victorious Christian must learn about Satan [the Devil] from God’s […]
Please note: Review messages will be aired for five weeks beginning in January. You will find the messages on the website by keying in Sermon Prophecy or go to dates they were put on the web: Part one – April 24, 2016 Part two – May 6, 2016 Part three – May 13, 2016 Part […]
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Join Pastor Shelton again on September 23 as he resumes his study of Revelation.
GETTING ALONG WITH PRACTICALLY ANYBODY! We can get along with almost anybody if we will submit to the principles found in the Word of God. Sometimes situations arise where there is genuine hostility. It can even occur between good friends. Problems can and do occur, even in the best of families. It can help if […]
Question: Was Adam with Eve when she spoke to the serpent (Genesis 3:6)?” Great question. *The Bible indicates that Eve was the first to eat of the forbidden fruit, after she was deceived by the serpent. *Your question is in two parts: 1) Where was Adam when Eve was holding her conversation with the serpent? and 2) Was […]
We come together today to think about God’s blessings in 2014 but also to look forward with excitement to 2015. We’ve all heard the old expression that someone is “singing a different tune” or has “changed his tune.” I doubt that many know where or why the expressions originated. Tradition tells us the the expression probably […]