Tagged - Faith (42)
This series is a training session to help Christians understand their own religion and prepare them to answer common challenges and questions concerning the Bible and its teachings.
Prime Series 12 lessons
Mike reviews the meaning and purpose of these Christian virtues as well as the relationship each has with the other.
Prime Series 3 lessons
This section concludes the letter by establishing faithfulness as the crowning glory in the believer's proper response to God's offer of salvation and the blessings that come with it. (Ephesians 6:10-24)
Prime 32m Class
From Zero to Faith
How does one go from having no faith to having complete faith? OK I have faith, now what? These are the questions we discuss in this video blog.
Paul encourages Timothy to remain faithful and describes several ways that Timothy could assure himself that he was keeping this charge. (II Timothy 1:6-18)
The basis for growth is faithfulness. This lesson reviews the Restoration principles that first led to the church's tremendous growth in the past.
Prime 55m Class
In this sermon, Mike reviews a spectacular failure in Aaron's life and how God used this to prepare him for one of the most important roles in Jewish history. (Exodus 32:1-24;40:12-16)
Foundations of Our Faith
In this lesson Paul establishes the main argument of his letter to the Galatians, that spiritual blessings have always been obtained through a system of faith and not through a system of merit. (Galatians 3:6-22)
Prime 34m Class
People use different methods to fulfill their needs. In this lesson, we will see that the way we use to see to our needs largely determines how well they are met.
In this sermon, Mike reviews the timeless spiritual truths that can buffer the storms of change that are challenging this nation.
In any type of warfare, there are rules of engagement. These are put in place for the protection of all parties involved and to also help the battle (or discussion) move forward.
Prime 33m Class
A faith building program that has been used to help Christians build up their faith muscle and protect them from poor spiritual health. (Mark 4:35-41)
Faithful in Little Things
The shooting deaths of the Amish girls in the U.S. has brought into much sharper focus what Jesus meant when He said that those who are faithful in small things are faithful in greater things as well (Lk.16:10).
I wondered what to do as the elderly saint before me struggled with the ravages of old age.
Will He Find You Faithful
When speaking of His eventual return to judge the world and transport the church to heaven, Jesus had only one question expressed in Luke 8:8, "...when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?" When applied in personal terms this question becomes, "When Jesus returns, will He find you faithful?"
Nicodemus gains 3 important insights concerning the change needed in order to enter into the kingdom of God. (John 3:1-16)
The Voice of Faith
Critics often refer to the maturing of authors as the process of "finding one's voice." For example, writers who hit upon a message or theme in their books that make an impact on their readers are said to have found their "true voice."
The Apostle rebukes and questions his readers for their foolish and dangerous attempt at returning to a system of law/works in order to obtain salvation and sanctification. (Galatians 3:1-5)
Prime 24m Class
In this section Paul will explain how freedom, like all other spiritual blessings, is obtained through a system of faith and not law. (Galatians 4:1-31)
In this lesson Mike diagrams and explains the famous chapter that describes the 'heroes of faith.' (Hebrews 11:1-40)
Prime 27m Class
This lesson not only reviews what the Bible teaches concerning faith but also describes the legitimate spiritual experience that comes with having biblical faith.
Prime 31m Class
John closes out his first letter with a final way to be confident in salvation and adds a warning about the Antichrist. (I John 4:1-5:21)
This series continues with Paul explaining and comparing both the physical and spiritual circumcisions as well as the teachers who promote each of these. (Philippians 3:1-6)
Prime 29m Class
Paul concludes his argument that the gospel he has preached and modeled is superior in its ability to save and reward those who believe and remain faithful to the end. (Philippians 3:7-21)
Prime 38m Class
Paul provides Timothy with both examples and motivation to remain faithful in his service to the church. (II Timothy 2:1-13)
Prime 33m Class
In this section, Paul details the various activities Timothy needs to pursue in order to carry out an effective ministry in a church where he faces opposition from false teachers. (II Timothy 2:14-26)
Prime 36m Class
In this session, Mike examines the basic attitude and habits all Christians must have in order to grow spiritually.
Prime 24m Class
Change is very difficult. Whether it's changing a habit or attitude or job or city - change is always a challenge, and change is even more difficult when it's imposed on us suddenly or without our approval.
This sermon looks at the qualities of character that are appealing in the opposite sex from a Christian perspective.
In this lesson, Mike describes the relationships between three Mary's and how they ended up at the cross of Christ. (John 19:23-25)
In the encounter with the woman at the well, Jesus demonstrates His method of multiplication evangelism.
Using only quotations from Jesus, this lesson outlines what the Lord Himself taught about salvation. (II John 1:9)
Christians are in a unique situation when called on to deal with their enemies. This lesson will outline the various strategies that the Bible provides when believers must face those who injure them in some way.
This first lesson in the series reviews the reasons why Christians believe in a Supreme Being. This idea is looked at from both a philosophical and theological perspective.
Prime 25m Class
Solomon lays out 7 easy to understand principles that promote success in any area of one's life here on earth. (Ecc. 11:1-10)
Prime 32m Class
A final lesson describing the new motivation and lifestyle that God has designed for those who are followers of Jesus Christ.
Prime 28m Class
This sermon compares the various ideas that exist about heaven with the Bible's description of this dimension.
God's power is revealed and experienced in His Word. This lesson outlines seven of these specific powers. (Jeremiah 23:29)
In the final session, Mike will profile the ministry of Stephen as the template for effective service in Acts Chapters 6 and 7.
Prime 23m Class
In this lesson Mike examines six gifts we receive from God at our conversion and the one gift that powers all of them. (John 3:3-5)