Victory In Jesus Over Suffering

Jesus gives us the victory in so many ways. In this lesson we look at having victory of suffering. Preached for the Northside congregation in LaGrange, GA, Sunday May 4, 2014. … [Read more...]

The Kingdom Of God Is Within You

   Now when He was asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, He answered them and said, “The kingdom of God does not come with observation; nor will they say, ‘See here!’ or ‘See there!’ For indeed, the kingdom of God is within you.” (Luke 17:20–21, NKJV) This question of the Pharisees continues being asked to this very day by those who look for an earthly Kingdom that will come with great and tumultuous world events. The Pharisees believed that the Messiah would come as a … [Read more...]

The Nature Of A Song

A lesson on the nature of our singing in worship to God. As always, your questions, comments and further discussion is welcomed. [youtube http://youtu.be/m97_RNLK344] … [Read more...]

A Chronological Reading Plan For 2013

Here is the reading plan I prepared for the Jerseyville church of Christ to read in 2013. I'll be preaching my PM lessons in 2013 from this reading plan. That is, the Sunday PM lessons will come from texts of the previous week's reading. So, if you're following the reading plan, you'll hear a lesson from what you've read the previous week every Sunday evening. [  ] January 01, 2013 Gen … [Read more...]

A Precious Death

Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints (Ps. 116:15). This is the passage under discussion as we examine the following three points: 1) Who is a saint? 2) God's thoughts are not our thoughts. 3) Why is the death of His saints precious? [youtube http://youtu.be/6VATIPav0OE] … [Read more...]

So Speak – The Danger Of, And Proper Use Of, The Tongue

This lesson on what the Bible says about the tongue is divided in two parts between our AM and PM worship services. Both parts are included below. So Speak, Pt. 1 So Speak, Pt. 2 … [Read more...]

The Resurrection Of The Dead

This is a two part lesson examining Paul's teaching about the resurrection of the dead in 1 Corinthians 15. 9/30/12 AM: The Resurrection Of The Dead Part One [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogQ3iwFDkx4]     9/30/12 PM: The Resurrection Of The Dead Part Two [youtube http://youtu.be/otDFelI2TaU] … [Read more...]

Running For The Prize

Our PM Sermon for Sunday 6/16/12 is "Running For The Prize" http://youtu.be/RtS6Rti1KWw … [Read more...]

The Bible And America’s Godly Heritage

This was the Bible class lesson for Wednesday, July 4, 2012, for the Jerseyville church of Christ. There is no doubt about the fact that the Founding Fathers of the United States of America were deeply religious people who formed our government on biblical principles. [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45239384 w=500 h=281] … [Read more...]

Whoever Believes In Him

 “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16) Every time I have heard a denominational preacher teach the false doctrine of "faith only" salvation, they always quote John 3:16 as their proof text. Even though the verse doesn't say, "whoever [only] believes in Him," that is how they use it. Not only do they insert a "faith only" definition where the verse doesn't say it, they are also … [Read more...]