April 2014

  • Christ: The Center of a Disciple’s Life
    Date: Apr 6, 2014 | Passage: Matthew 28:18-20
    Series: Biblical Exercises for Spiritual Health & Fitness in 2015

    Christ is the center in the life of those who are saved, who are born-again, and who are believers. That means that for a true disciple of Jesus: Christ is central to everything. We could summarize Christ's message of salvation to the phrase: “It’s no longer I who live, but Christ”. That is why self-centered living is one of the key areas we are to resist all of our days.

  • Learning to Follow Our Master's Palm Sunday Lessons for His Disciples
    Date: Apr 13, 2014 | Passage: John 12:12-26
    Series: Biblical Exercises for Spiritual Health & Fitness in 2015

    Jesus constantly discipled His disciples; and Palm Sunday was no exception. Paul told Timothy, and all the generations of believers to come, stay close to Christ: command and teach the church to be all Christ taught us to be. That is what we have before us in the New Testament. We are to command in the sense that “God says this”, and we are to follow up with teaching them “how to” observe what Christ wants from us who please Him by our lives.

  • Remembering Why Jesus Came on the First Resurrection Sunday
    Date: Apr 20, 2014 | Passage: Luke 24:1-8
    Series: Our Risen Savior

    Entering by the faint light of early morning, the group of women find the Garden, and can see the exceedingly large stone is rolled away from the door. They go into that dark, stone-cut chamber, and see inside that now empty tomb for the very first time. They are the very first witnesses of the Resurrection, these five plus women have seen that Christ is Risen as He promised, and as yet don’t even know that the greatest event of all time is complete.