There a many metaphors in English that deal with the hand. For instance, 'don't bite the hand that feeds you.' If you are benefiting from someone you don't treat them badly or you might loose the benefit. 'A bird in the hand,' it is better to look at what you have now then loose it and hope for something…
Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. If you are insulted because of the name…
What is a "Christian"? Where does the name come from? How do we know for sure if we are a Christian? What can God do through us when we follow Him in faith His way? Pastor Clay takes a look at a widow woman in 2 Kings 4 who was about to lose her boys and how God used the little she had to provide. Each of us have at least a little that God can use to build His Kingdom in a mighty way. Not only that, but how can we use skills and abilities that used to keep us in bondage to sin for our journey to godly living?
Intro: Focusing today on Encouraging one another from I Thess 5:11 . (Read) Exhortation What does it mean to encourage one another? Consider the word: To urge, exhort, implore, comfort, plead, appeal, entreat. Consider the historic context: The Thessalonian church was started with much affliction. And…