- Embracing God By Declaring our Love for the Lord
Date: Sep 4, 2011 | Passage: Psalm 18:1
Series: The Life of David in The Psalms
David's whole testimony declared that it doesn't take perfection to please God. But to please God we do have to experience God’s grace - and David's entire life was covered with grace. For he was imperfect; sometimes David flat out failed the Lord while at other times he was fearful, depressed, or troubled. But God always looked upon him not as he was, but as he would be. The Lord saw his heart, knew his deepest desire, and forgave all the rest.
- Crown of Life
Date: Sep 21, 1997 | Passage: James 1:12
As Christ was received by faith, so the way of life flowing from His presence in a life would be reflected in the walk of faith. So James 1:12 gives clear indicators of how the walk of faith is going.
- Rich Poor & Poor Rich
Date: Sep 7, 1997 | Passage: James 1:9-11
The book of James confronted the 1st church of Jerusalem's members with a call to measuring life differently. It was all about how having Christ was all they really needed!
- Rich Toward God
Date: Sep 14, 1997 | Passage: James 1:9-11
Concluding our time considering the new way the Lord measures wealth. James tells us it is not outward but inward. It is not material but spiritual. It is not having but giving.
Date: Sep 28, 1997 | Passage: James 1:12
The book of James was a letter written 19 1/2 centuries ago. It was from the heart of a pastor who knew his flock well. Pastor James knew the weaknesses we all face and explained how to turn them into opportunities for faithfulness.