2 Timothyby Ryan Meyer
True conversion will evidence itself by a changed life. An apparent change (which is actually false) will eventually become evident as well. We must continue to proclaim the only thing that can change lives - the clear preaching of God's Word with prayerful hope of application of it through the Spirit.
Romans 8by Michael Srisam-ang
God's Securing Love. Our rest in Him relies not upon how much we love Him, but how much He loves us.
John 20by Kyle Dunham
1. Mary Magdalene finds the empty tomb.
2. Peter and John see the empty tomb.
3. Mary Magdalene encounters the risen Christ.
Psalm 2by Ryan Meyer
Let's look at how God's people should respond to a world that is rebellion against the King.
John 15:1-16by Kyle Dunham
He is the vine, we are the branches. If we abide in Him we will bear much fruit. It is a tremendous encouragement to know that as we go about working for Him in this fruit-bearing, that we do so as friends and not as slaves.
John 14:15-31by Kyle Dunham
Jesus would leave but promised to give us a helper, a comforter.
Luke 17:7-10by Ryan Meyer
Many believe that they can work their way to heaven. Christians understand that we work not FOR salvation but as a RESULT of salvation
Mark 9:30-50by Ryan Meyer
Three important lessons for those who want to be good followers of Jesus. Serve others, deny ourselves, and avoid sin at all cost.
Exodus 15by Danny Gumprecht
Three reasons to praise God from the Song of Moses. Praise him for who he is. Praise him for what he has done. Praise him for what he will do.
2 Corinthians 2:5-17by Bryan Troutman
How Paul dealt with personal attacks and disrupted plans by remembering Christ was already triumphant. Our gospel ministry is to some the aroma of death leading to death, and to the other the aroma of life leading to life.
John 14:12-14by Glenn Webster
How to understand Jesus promise to all believers that they will do greater works so that the Father would be glorified in the Son.
Ephesians 1:1-5by Nathan Machel
Ephesians 1 describes many ways God blesses his people, and perhaps none of these is greater than adoption, in which God takes his former enemies and makes them his own children.
Ecclesiastes 5:1-7by Dr. Kyle Dunham
Ecclesiastes 3:1-15by Dr. Kyle Dunham
Ecclesiastes 1:12-2:26by Dr. Kyle Dunham
Habakkuk 3by Mark Snoeberger
Habakkuk expresses confidence that, no matter the circumstances, God may be trusted because he is great and because he is good.
Habakkuk 2by Mark Snoeberger
God assures Habakkuk that he will set things straight through a series of promises: (1) The righteous will live by his faith; (2) The earth will be filled with the glory of the Lordâ€”someday; and (3) The Lord is in his holy templeâ€”today!
Habakkuk 1by Mark Snoeberger
Habakkuk expresses dismay that God is silent while the world spirals out of control, then offers us a pattern of how we may prepare for lifeâ€™s inevitable inequities and tragedies.
1 John 4:7-12by Danny Gumprecht
Love for one another is a distinguishing and defining mark of true Christians, and in this text the apostle John provides for us all 3 reasons why it is that we ought to love.
Jonahby Nathan Machel
The story of the prophet Jonah gives us a just a glimpse into the character of God - that he is sovereign over all things and that he is incomparably merciful. We also learn from this book that the mercy of God compels us all to repent and turn to him.
1 Corinthians 15:58by Phil Johnson
The Apostle Paul provides a one-verse practical implication following his doctrinal exposition of the necessity of the resurrection of Christ. He calls us to remain steady, to remain busy, and to remain confident in our labors.
Luke 15:1-32by Nathan Machel
Jesus' compassion for sinners is beyond comprehension; it is exactly what those who are lost need. Yet his confrontation of the self-righteous offers a sober warning to those who still would want to assess themselves in comparison to others instead.
Revelation 1-2by Nathan Machel
One of the clearest pictures we can have of the person of Christ is what we read in the book of his Revelation. The end of the matter is that Jesus Christ is in himself worthy and glorious above everything.
Psalm 19:1-14by Danny Gumprecht
The grace and goodness and mercy of God is displaying in that he has most clearly revealed himself to his creatures. He has done so through his creation and through his written Scriptures, and these forms of revelation demand a necessary response from the creature.
We may not have the means to meet the world's desire for alms, but we do have that which will satisfy the heart of man for all eternity. We give the world Jesus.
Luke 10:25-37by Glenn Webster
The context of the parable of the Good Samaritan provides the framework that helps us know why Jesus told the parable. The context and the parable give understanding of God's righteous requirement for entry to His kingdom, and man's need for Christ.
Hebrews 10:19-25by Nathan Machel
Jesus is God's ultimate revelation, the supreme king, and the only priest who can save. How are we to respond to him?
Hebrews 10:1-18by Nathan Machel
The Day of Atonement was the highest, holiest day for Israel. Jesus fulfilled it, surpassed it, and brought it to an end.