Do you need a personal trainer? Most of us would probably be better off if we had someone planning, scheduling, and pushing us toward healthy diet and exercise. There is certainly “some value” in considering and pursuing that. The Bib...
The rejection of Christ by Israel is ramping up (and thus, so is God’s condemnation of Israel).
This is a parable to learn from, not an example to follow! And the lesson is “what shall I do to inherit eternal life” (10:25).
Big Idea: Two qualities of the “wise and understanding” that expose their lost condition
1. They misunderstand what is required to inherit eternal life (10:25-28)
2. They justify themselves by embracing their misunderstanding (10:29-37)
What does it mean to “go and do the same” (10:37)?
Because Jesus says this is what you must do to inherit eternal life.
What did this man do?
What will you do?
Brian is the Pastor of Counseling & Equipping at Faith Bible Church. He is passionate about the local church, and equipping the saints to effectively serve one another. Before coming to Spokane, he spent 14 years serving God's people as a pastor in rural New England (Vermont & New Hampshire).
Main Idea: In view of the Christian’s new union with Christ (Col 3:1-4), the Apostle Paul gives three exhortations about how the Christian must deal with the desires of his old self (3:5-11). Mortify Your Old Immoral Passions (3:5-7...
In his first epistle, the Apostle Peter gave specific instructions to the elders among various groups of scattered believers (1 Peter 5:1-3). Almost 2,000 years later, the charge is still the same for overseers in the church. They are...