Some say that God is hurling disaster at us to test our faith. Others say that any difficulty in our experience may be a result of our lack of faith.
In this full-length message, I address both of these errors and discuss the truth about trouble.
If you have been losing heart lately given your circumstances, I encourage you to not miss this one!
Is the antichrist one person? Why does John say that the antichrist is anyone who denies that Jesus came in the flesh? And how do John’s statements jive with the popular view of the antichrist as someone who pretends to be Christ?
They seem like different concepts, and they are! Find out more in this week’s message, “The Truth About the Antichrist.”
Many of the questions we receive on our radio broadcast relate to whether or not there is a limit to God’s love and grace. Many Christians are just plain unsure. Even though we use the word “agape” to describe God’s love, we still have our doubts about whether or not we might be able to ruin the “deal” we have with God by our performance.
In this full-length message titled “No Strings Attached”, I discuss why it is so important to understand God’s limitless grace and what impact this can have on our relationships, on marriage, on parenting, and on every aspect of our lives!
Is Peter saying that we can lose our salvation or lose our contentment if we willfully choose a pattern of sin?
This is the question at hand as I address this very challenging passage in second Peter.
Learn to distinguish error from the truth that sets you free in this full-length message on 2 Peter 2 titled “Truly Knowing Him!”
How can we recognize a counterfeit belief and distinguish it from the truth? In this brand-new series on 2 Peter called “Truly Knowing Him”, you’ll learn to identify wrong belief systems and separate them from the truth that sets us free.
Here’s part one of “Truly Knowing Him.”
What are your thoughts on us being “more wicked than we’ll ever know”?
Why does the truth sometimes seem too good to be true? What are people preaching if not the new covenant?
These questions and more are addressed in this full-length message. Enjoy!
How do we practically deal with an ongoing sin battle? Does God cause suffering or just allow it? And if He allows it, why?
These and other concerns are addressed in this new full-length message.
We hear so much religious jargon in Christian circles today. Yet some of these popular terms and expressions are so misleading, as they do not represent the grace of God.
In this video message, I confront some of the popular religious terminology in use these days and then highlight the truth that always sets us free.
Many have shared with me that getting these concepts straight has been so liberating to them. So if you have just 30 minutes, this is one you don’t want to miss!
Paul wrote that without the resurrection, our faith is pitiful and worthless. But why is the resurrection so important?
In this full-length message, I discuss why the resurrection was and is essential to our Christian faith and what it means for us personally.
The lights dim. The sad music plays. And everyone begins to examine themselves before communion so that they might get cleansed and qualify.
Is this what God intended for us to do?
In this full length message, I discuss the truth about the Lord’s Supper.
Does water baptism save us? If not, then why do it? What does it really mean?
And what about spiritual baptism? Do we receive the Spirit in two different installments as some claim?
I address all these questions and more in this message called “The Truth About Baptism.”
On the cross, Jesus said, “it is finished.”
But what was He referring to? What exactly was finished? And what implications does this have for us today?
In this full-length message, I suggest 4 different ways that “it is finished” can change the way we view ourselves and the way we relate to our God.
How does a person get right and then stay right with God?
In this full-length message, I discuss Jesus as the doorway to relationship with God.
God’s way of grace turns everything upside down on us and we confront a radical path to Him that is both counterintuitive and incredible.
This is a great one to pass along to friends. Enjoy!
When teaching about judgment and reward is not clear, many Christians are left fearful of what might occur in the future when Christ returns.
In this full-length message, I share the liberating truth about judgment and reward.
Recently, I posted a short video on FaceBook about resting in Christ and the fact that Jesus said his yoke is easy and his burden is light.
A young woman named Morgan then commented that nothing about the Christianity that she knew seemed easy or light: What about rules against premarital sex? Don’t I have to be Republican? And don’t I need to throw away all my video games and my Harry Potter books?
Morgan asked a series of important questions that are reflective of what many people today presume to be true about Christianity.
In this message, I respond to Morgan and ask for the real Christianity to please step forward!
What about drinking alcohol? What does “I can do all things through Christ” really mean? Do Christians have two spiritual natures? Does the Spirit interceding for us with groanings relate to speaking in tongues? I address these and more!
What does it mean to know Christ as your Life? In this full-length message, I discuss this important but often neglected truth!
We Christians often talk about getting close and staying close to God. But could it be that the very closeness we seek is something that we already possess?
In this full-length message, I invite you to dive deeply into one of the core truths of the Gospel- your spiritual union with Jesus Christ.
Really forgiven. Really righteous. Really sanctified. Learn how to get real and keep it real!
What makes you so different from your next door neighbor? What exactly changed at your new birth in Christ? And if you’re so new, why do you still struggle with sin?
Find solid answers to these important questions and learn to celebrate your new identity like never before in this powerful, Scriptural message!
What does the new covenant mean for us in terms of our forgiveness? And how is our forgiveness different from what Old Testament people experienced under the Law?
In this full-length message, we celebrate the “once for all” forgiveness we now enjoy in Christ Jesus. With the new year beginning, it’s a perfect time to celebrate all that the new covenant means for us!
What makes the new covenant of God’s grace so different from the old covenant? What specific effect can the new way of grace have in our lives?
Some have said this is the most important message that I share. So enjoy this celebration of the new covenant (39 min) as we start the new year together!