These lessons are studies on what the Bible actually teaches about God, the Church, morals, spiritual development and everyday issues faced by all Christians.
This sermon attempts to separate the various legends and false ideas about these spiritual beings found in pop culture, and establish a more accurate picture of them based solely on Biblical information.
Prime 26 min
Mike compares today's popular teaching about the Holy Spirit to what the Bible specifically says about the third person in the Godhead. (Acts 19:1-7)
Prime 27 min
Mike provides 3 good reasons to motivate everyone to attend every service of the church. (Acts 2)
Essentials of Salvation
In part 1 of this sermon series, I talked about the essentials of salvation. Here are a few key ideas that summarize the lesson. First of all, I mentioned that the trend in religion today is to bring in as many people together as possible regardless of the… (Acts 4:12)
Essentials of Salvation
People who are concerned with their souls don't want to risk losing salvation because of ignorance or neglect. They want to know what the essentials are. (Acts 4:12)
Evangelism is Job #1
Foundations of our Faith
Freedom From Sin
What does Paul mean when he says that we have been freed from sin; that we become slaves to righteousness?
Grace - The Favor of God
This Easter Sunday lesson focuses on the order and nature of the resurrection made possible by Jesus' resurrection - our own! (I Corinthians 15)
Mike drills down into the Word and lays out what the New Testament actually says concerning the possibility of a Christian losing their salvation, once having been saved. (Hebrews 6:1-6)
Prime 41 min
In order to motivate more people to experience the very special joy that comes with exercising this virtue, Mike will review what the Bible teaches concerning 'the love of strangers.' (Deuteronomy 10:17-19)
Prime 35 min
Prayer and Fasting
The spiritual use, benefits, and practice of the combined spiritual disciplines of prayer and fasting are examined within a Biblical context.
A discussion about the core element of the gospel message - by what power are we saved and how does it work? The lesson will explain the ideas of faith and grace in their proper Biblical contexts. (Ephesians 2:4-10; I Peter 3:21-22)
Prime 29 min
This sermon compares the various ideas that exist about heaven with the Bible's description of this dimension.
Prime 25 min
Tongues Today - #1
Tongues Today - #2
Why Does the Church of Christ Sing?
This lesson will review the Biblical foundation and historical record that establish vocal singing as the Spirit ordained manner of musical praise in public worship.
Why Jesus Had to Resurrect
In the Church of Christ we have no "special" services for religious holidays like Easter but the fact that Easter Sunday is celebrated by many seems to motivate people to make an extra effort to be at church service at this time.
Why Some Won't Make It
Why the Church of Christ