Monthly Archives: July 2010

A connoisseur of good preaching

I once heard a Presbyterian pastor in Pennsylvania give his congregation some good advice. He told them to become “connoisseurs of good preaching” recognizing when things are biblically sound, and not to be afraid to discern what is false and … Continue reading

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Does God Really Hear & Answer?

Today’s message at the church was from Acts 12, and looked at how we need not just to pray, but to trust and expect God to hear our prayers and be our help in time of need. You can listen … Continue reading

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The Spirit and the Bride Say “Come”

Here’s the devotional video for the Dallas Sunday at Five that took place July 18. It looks at what the church really has to offer the lost world, and how we should keep our focus on offering it.

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Use Influence Wisely

“So the men Moses sent to scout out the land, and who returned and incited the entire community to complain about him by spreading a bad report about the land—those men who spread the report about the land were struck … Continue reading

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Worship video from church in Cluj, Romania – 11 July 2010

Here are two videos from the worship service at the church in Cluj from last Sunday, when we introduced several songs that are new to our church for corporate worship. The videos include some praise songs popularized by the Fratii … Continue reading

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The basis for assurance of salvation

Sunday at the church, I brought this message from Ephesians 2:1-10 on the topic of how can we know for sure we are truly saved by faith in Christ, and how can we know we will keep our salvation to … Continue reading

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July Quote of the Month

“Let us be busy in our Master’s service, and particularly in trying to win others, bringing them to share with us in the joy of God’s salvation. When at last our little day of service here is ended, not one … Continue reading

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