Special Events and Special Places

Special Events and Special Places

Most of us will have an opportunity to lead in prayer at a public gathering. Many of us feel guilty or like a compromiser when we do not close our prayer, “in Jesus’ name.” The... Read More »
Preaching and Easter (Part 3)

Preaching and Easter (Part 3)

The cross and resurrection of Christ happened in a moment of time—but with true eternal purpose. The act of Christ was not merely a good example or a martyr’s sacrifice, it was the... Read More »
When You Feel Like Quitting (Part Two)

When You Feel Like Quitting (Part Two)

This week, we are looking at reasons to stay engaged in serving Christ, even when we feel like quitting. It can comfort us to know that Paul had similar struggles, but it can challenge... Read More »
The Manner and Message

The Manner and Message

The Lord’s servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful. —2 Timothy 2:24 Christians never seem to fit in. As early as the... Read More »
“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part Three)

“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part Three)

This week, in the aftermath of Easter celebrations, we are looking at a great resurrection text—1 Corinthians 15:1-4. To this point, we have examined the power, history and... Read More »
“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part Two)

“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part Two)

As a post-Easter study, this week we are looking at 1 Corinthians 15:1-4 to see the impact of Christ’s resurrection. Yesterday we began by looking at the power of the gospel.... Read More »
“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part One)

“The Power of the Empty Tomb” (Part One)

With Resurrection day just past, this week we will engage in considering one of the most exciting passages in the New Testament—1 Corinthians 15:1-4. It is a passage rich in... Read More »
“Pioneer Advances” (Part Three)

“Pioneer Advances” (Part Three)

We have been reminded this week of the power of influence for God. And what makes it so significant is the fact that Paul was under house arrest in Rome when he left his mark for God... Read More »
“Reaching Outsiders” (Part Three)

“Reaching Outsiders” (Part Three)

Paul’s Appeal We have observed Paul with outsiders on the streets of Athens and found his attitude and approach worthy of our emulation. In our final consideration of the... Read More »
“Reaching Outsiders” (Part Two)

“Reaching Outsiders” (Part Two)

Paul’s Approach Today we follow the footsteps of Paul in Athens as he interacts with the merchants in the marketplace and with the leading thinkers of the day. If we follow... Read More »
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