Michael Stark • Sermon • • 480 views
1 Corinthians 10:23-30 Smoking a Good Cigar to the Glory of God “All things are lawful,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful,” but not all things build up. Let no one seek his own good, but the good of his neighbour. Eat whatever is sold in the meat market without raising any question…
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John R. Gentry • Sermon • • 183 views
The primary problem addressed by Paul in 1 Corinthians, the point behind the fruit of the Spirit, the primary pursuit in Ephesians, and the putting on of the new person in Colossians 3 is all about loving our brothers and sisters.
Z. Stewart MacLean • Sermon • • 16 views
Biblical Passages on Separation and Christian Liberty Key verse and attribute of God (this verse enforces the whole Law): Leviticus 11:44 — For I am the Lord your God. You shall therefore consecrate yourselves, and you shall be holy; for I am holy. The Apostle Peter restates this verse: I Peter 1:14-16…
Frank Walker • Sermon • • 14 views
This morning I want to address the young people in our church once again. Our topic is Christian liberty. Several hundred years before the Lord Jesus Christ was born, the prophet Isaiah announced that his mission would be, in part, to proclaim liberty to the captives (Isa. 61:1). This does not mean merely…
Frank Walker • Sermon • • 7 views
The Pharisees thought that they would be pure before God if they washed their hands before they ate. They believed that defilement originates outside of a man. Mark tells us this in the seventh chapter of his gospel. Of course, they were wrong, but their bad theology does raise an interesting question:…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 6 views
“Whoever resists the authorities resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgement.”  The Book of Judges concludes on a gloomy note. The last verse of the book reads, “In those days there was no king in Israel.” Then, this dark assessment is appended “Everyone did what was…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 6 views
“Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.”  Throughout their long history as a people of faith, Baptists have consistently opposed any diminution of the rights of the individual to seek and…
danny dulin • Sermon • • 3 views
Our Christian Liberties should be balanced by love. Our focus should always be to build up, to edify not to satisfy ourselves. When we put ourselves first, we aren't exercising our rights we're being selfish and prideful.
Rick Page • Sermon • • 1 view
How much of church conflict is based on nothing more than opinion? In 2,000 years of church history, how many debates have begun over topics man cares about, but about which the Bible is silent? How many have broken fellowship because of these matters of opinion? Does the Bible speak to such things? as a matter of fact...yes. In the 14th and 15th chapters of Romans Paul addresses such questions. How are we to handle matters of opinion? How do we handle things once such differences escalate? Who answers to whom?
Bill Sizemore • Sermon • • 0 views
Introduction: Being judgmental is one of the hottest topics in the world today. We live is a world that is desperately trying to dismiss God, reject the very laws of nature down to the core of our being. Answering to a higher power than one’s self is to be placed under the control of other. This idea…
danny dulin • Sermon • • 0 views
Our Christian Liberties should be balanced by love. Our focus should always be to build up, to edify not to satisfy ourselves. When we put ourselves first, we aren't exercising our rights we're being selfish and pridf