• The Life of David: The Deadening Effects of Intentional Sin
    Date: Nov 28, 2010


    Our lives can be focused by one simple truth: am I pleasing or displeasing God? All that mattered at that moment and for eternity—Is what God thought of what David had done. And David did not please the Lord!

  • The Life of David: David’s Lust Led Him to Break ALL of the 10 Commandments
    Date: Nov 14, 2010


    One of the great deterrents to sin is looking at the consequences. God's Word records David’s crash through each barrier God put in his way, and the resulting wreck David made of his life and family. For a moment join me in that climactic moment as David faces his sin is a most uncomfortable moment.

  • Believing Right so that you Behave Right
    Date: Oct 31, 2010


    Paul admonishes Titus to live a life of integrity that has the moral purity which lines up in secret, with the pure doctrine that he proclaimed in public.

  • The Life of David: The Deadly Results of Rationalizing Sin
    Date: Oct 31, 2010


    He who is faithful in what is least is faithful also in much; and he who is unjust in what is least is unjust also in much. David was amazing at great things, but slowly he began to change because of his rationalizing small little things. This study is about how deadly can be the results of rationalizing sin.

  • Following Christ in a Christless world
    Date: Oct 24, 2010


    Following Christ's voice in His Word and thus following Him: that is assurance, that is salvation; and that is all reduced to FOLLOWING Him! Now as we turn on to Titus 2:7, we come to the second desire God has for every man. If you are a young man, God is asking: “Are you FOLLOWING Me so that your LIFE a PATTERN for others to follow?”

  • The Life of David: The Lust of Sin & David’s Worst Moment
    Date: Oct 24, 2010


    We are lulled into thinking we don’t quite need the Lord as much as: when we were sick; or when we were single; or when we were unemployed; or when we were under attack. Most people think wouldn’t it be nice to succeed, to make it, to win the lottery of life and have everything you’ve ever wanted. Actually, if you do a scientific study of those who have “made” it, most wish they hadn’t. Many find that great success often ruins their lives.

  • Choosing Restrained Living in an Un-Restrained Culture
    Date: Oct 17, 2010


    Today, God asks for every man in Christ’s Church to make daily choices to regain and maintain a sober-minded restrained life, surrendered to God’s gracious sanctifying power. Open in your Bibles with me to Titus 2:6: Likewise, exhort the young men to be sober-minded (NKJV) The Greek word God inspires Paul to write is a verb sophroneo translated in the New Testament as “sober-minded” (NKJV/KJV); “self-controlled” (NIV/ESV); and “sensible” (NAS)”. The meaning of this word is vital to our spiritual lives. This single word is what we may call the universal quality we all need to embrace, a life-long task of: Restrained Living in an Un-Restrained World

  • The Life of David: Feeling the Loneliness of Career, Temptations & Failure
    Date: Oct 17, 2010


    Most of us will never face a ten foot tall giant—and kill them with a stone and sling. Most of us will never be famous as musicians, or have spears thrown at us, or hide in caves: but nearly all of us will do a form of monotonous, repetitive work for much of our lives.

  • Feeling the Loneliness of Temptation and Failure
    Date: Oct 17, 2010


    David from the Bible was just a man. He had a job, a house, a family, and all the other little details of life. Though he was a King, an inspired Psalm writer, and a man after God’s own heart: he was also 100% normal human. So as we look at the longest stretch of David’s life, the 40-year career he had as King of Israel, we come to areas that can touch our lives deeply.

  • God’s 12 Step Program for Every Man in Christ's Church
    Date: Sep 26, 2010


    This morning we return to God’s written down, specific desires for every saved, born-again, redeemed man in Christ's Church. Wherever you are on the age spectrum this is what God says should be the 12-part measuring stick that you use to know that you are building a life according to God’s plans.

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