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Why Do Bad Things Happen? III

Why Do Bad Things Happen? III

October 29, 2011

[Pro 9:10 NIV] - "The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.

Why Do Bad Things Happen? II

Why Do Bad Things Happen? II

October 29, 2011

The Bible teaches in Romans 3 that ALL people are bad.  Do you really want God to be "fair" when it comes to you?  I want God's Mercy.

Why Do Bad Things Happen? I

Why Do Bad Things Happen? I

October 29, 2011

As you listen to this message pay close attention to the response of your heart.   When bad things happen do you blame God as if He were unjust or unfair?

Life Purpose III

Life Purpose III

October 22, 2011

A simple map to your life's Purpose.    To fulfill the Great Command & Great Commission.  Practice the 5 Disciplines of a Christian; Ministry, Fellowship, Discipleship, Evangelism, Worship.  Know your SHAPE so you can best fulfill the 5 Disciplines & Fulfill the Great Command & Commission.   These are not religious practices to get you to Heaven.  To Serve God is the RESULT of someone who IS going to Heaven.

Life Purpose II

Life Purpose II

October 22, 2011

You are created to enjoy God forever.   Do a heart check.  Is that "good enough" for you?  Take a close look at your "SHAPE".  Spiritual Gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality and Experiences.  That is a good clue as to where God would have you.   Provided is a link to a great study that will help you do an inventory of your SHAPE.

Life Purpose I

Life Purpose I

October 22, 2011

One characteristic of Truth is it's profound OBVIOUSNESS.  Yet, because our sinful nature hates God's clear Truths, we reject what is obvious for something obscure and deceptively mystical.

Credited Righteousness II

Credited Righteousness II

October 8, 2011

How long does eternity last? If you said forever you would be right.

So if God gives you eternal life can you lose it?

If you did lose eternal life than it wasn’t eternal, was it?

Pray for folks who falsely think they could ever lose their salvation through Christ.

Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, - 2Cr 1:21 NIV

set his seal of ownership on us, and put his Spirit in our hearts as a deposit, guaranteeing what is to come. - 2Cr 1:22 NIV

Credited Righteousness I

Credited Righteousness I

October 8, 2011

Do you really want God to judge you on your works or your "inherent" righteousness?  I don't because I don't have any inherent righteousness.

Blessed is the man whose sin the Lord will never count against him." - Rom 4:8 NIV

The words "it was credited to him" were written not for him alone, - Rom 4:23 NIV
but also for us, to whom God will credit righteousness--for us who believe in him who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead. - Rom 4:24 NIV
He was delivered over to death for our sins and was raised to life for our justification. - Rom 4:25 NIV
First Adam VS Last Adam III

First Adam VS Last Adam III

October 1, 2011

Are you trusting your good works or the works of Jesus Christ to get you into Heaven?  Jesus Christ is the only right answer and we can be thankful that God will not look at our works as a basis for entry into Heaven.

First Adam VS Last Adam II

First Adam VS Last Adam II

October 1, 2011

Take a verse and without removing any words, divide the sentence into it's clauses in an outline form.   Great tool to see the flow of thought.

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