Labor Day represents a very important victory by American workers against two extremes and is ultimately the result of the influence of the Bible and Christian ethics on American culture and society.
Last week we looked at a portion of Paul and Timothy's prayer that we as believers would be strengthened with all power, a power that has as its source the Father's glorious might or power. This week we will be focused on the purpose of powerful spiritual strengthening. That is the attaining of all steadfastness and patience while joyously giving thanks to the Father. The call to be steadfast in the face of the schemes of the Devil. To be steadfast as the culture pushes in the direction of evil and confusion. We ponder the wonder of God's work summarized in the phrase "who has qualified us."
Is it possible for renewal to come through peace rather than power?
Floyd G. Brown issues both the battle cry and a strategic action plan for a populist movement in America that goes beyond any president or political party.
Floyd G. Brown explains step-by-step how you can take part in a second American Revolution that will completely reorder the country under new governing principles.
Once David is apprised of the rebellion by his own son, he flees the city, and for the second time, he is on the run as he was in the days of Saul.
This is the Thirty Third Sermon in the Series Kingdom, Dynasty and Glory; an exposition on the Second Book of Samuel.
Various Kings and Queens exemplify what it looks like to either ignore or to heed this Proverb. We mention King George III of England as an example of one who ignored it while also mentioning Queen Victoria I of England as heeding it.
After the Tudor line came to an end, the Stuart line comes to power in England. The ongoing issues inside the Anglican church will dominate much of their legacy. And the Puritans take center stage.
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This recording also includes the reading and conviction of God's moral law, His pardon for His people, (before sermon) and exhortation from the Lord's Table liturgy (after sermon)
1 Thes 4:4 that each of you should know how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor, 5 not in passion of lust, like the Gentiles who do not know God; 6 that no one should take advantage of and defraud his brother in this matter, because the Lord is the avenger of all such, as we also forewarned you and testified. 7 For God did not call us to uncleanness, but in holiness. 8 Therefore he who rejects this does not reject man, but God, who has also given us His Holy Spirit.
(Sermon also includes the reading and exhortation from the Lord's Table liturgy)
4 that each of you should know how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor, 5 not in passion of lust, like the Gentiles who do not know God
At the turn of each year, God, in his providence offers the opportunity to reflect upon the year that has passed in anticipation of the year that is ahead. It is a time to reassess the past so that we may re-assess, plan and strategize for the realignment of our world in the advancement of the Kingdom of Christ.
In less than 10 years we have gone from the legalization of same-sex "marriage" to a culture that regards those who oppose SSM as being intolerant bigots. How did we get to this point in our history? And how does the church approach the issues raised in our modern sexual revolution? You'll find out in this treatment of chapter 7 of Dr. Carl Trueman's book STRANGE NEW WORLD.
How did sexual promiscuity and perversion become a political football? You'll learn the connection between the sexual revolution and sexual politicization in part 4 of this series based on Dr. Carl Trueman's important book STRANGE NEW WORLD. It will help you put the pieces of our modern culture together.