Christians, our message is the Gospel; our mandate is the Great Commission; our Master is Jesus, and He has commanded us to go. You say, “Go and do what?” Preach the Gospel! The mission of every believer is to bring sin-sick people to Jesus, just as the four in our text carried their friend to […]

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GOD has created a unique and key role for fathers in His creation. But, we have a major problem today. Nationally, men in general have abandoned GOD’s plan for fatherhood. That’s one of the main reasons we see such devastating trends among the youth in our society today. Our prisons are filled mainly with people […]

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Today, we’re going to be studying a man who was completely transformed by the glorious Gospel of Jesus Christ. After being converted by GOD’s super saving power, this man committed his life to the sharing of that marvelous message. Specifically, we want to note the 3 “I am” statements in verses 14-16. He says, “I […]

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This morning we’re returning to the cross that we might learn about GOD’s power to redeem lives after disastrous failures. If there’s any doubt that GOD can turn around a life which has literally blown it, then we desperately need to hear this message. If there’s any question as to the extent of GOD’s grace […]

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So far in this series we have learned some powerful truths about forgiveness & faith from Mount Calvary. Today, we’re going to consider the subject of fellowship with GOD. And at the cross we witness something mysterious & miraculous about this fellowship. The mystery involves the breaking of fellowship between the Father & His Son […]

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Are you in a stressful situation which has silenced your rejoicing in the Lord? Is discouragement getting the best of you? Is there trouble in your life that is gripping your heart and mind with fear? If so, let me tell you what you need to get busy doing immediately – You need to start praising […]

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Outside the northern gate of Jerusalem that day, along a rocky ridge line named Calvary, were three crosses. Upon those crosses were three men, writhing in agony and blood. On one side was a thief, a malefactor. On the other side was another guilty thief. On the middle cross hung the Son of GOD who was dying for […]

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Suppose Jesus Christ had not risen from the dead on that Sunday following His crucifixion. Where would that leave us today? What assurance would we have about anything? Our confidence in life, our thoughts about death, & our hopes about existence after this life would all be drastically affected. Of course, if you have never […]

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Last Wednesday, we started examining the six stages of Jesus’ so-called trials. These trials had twp general aspects, religious and civil, because the Jews under Roman rule were permitted to hold only trials of a religious nature. All civil trials were handled by the Romans. Since it was Jesus’ spiritual claims and teachings that upset […]

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From the human stand point of the disciples it seemed as if everything spun out of control for Jesus that night in the Garden of Gethsemane. They were used to seeing Jesus in the role of the victor as He had continually rebuked demons, healed diseases, & silenced His critics over the last three years of […]

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