Pastor Ted gives an example of how the enemy deceives us, discourages us, and divides us.
An excerpt from Colossians 2:1-23 Part 2, given on March 17, 2013 in the sermon series “Anchored”. Watch the full video at: reliancechurch.org/sermons/anchored-sermon-series/
As we get further and further away from this past Men’s Retreat, it is easy to forget the amazing things that Jesus did in the lives of the Men who attended. We wanted to make available the audio recordings of each of the main sessions to encourage you to continue on in steadfastness.
Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him. James 1:12
Last Sunday we examined 1 Corinthians 5 and explored the significance of heeding the company we keep with discernment. Paul continues to impress upon the Corinthians that they must think biblically rather than culturally. He emphasizes, “bad company corrupts good character” (1 Corinthians 14:33 NIV). Corinth was a pagan society accustomed to rampant
Last Sunday we studied 1 Corinthians 4:14-21, where Paul illustrates the profile of a healthy church. Perceiving the church as a building with Jesus as the foundation is just one reminder that the church doesn’t belong to us, but rather, to God. However, Paul emphasizes that even though
Guest speaker, Don McClure, taught on 2 Kings 5, expounding on the character of Naaman. Namaan struggled with pride before finally submitting to the prophet Elisha’s instructions for healing. Don elucidated that, in order for God to accomplish his great work in our lives, we need to recognize our own hopelessness, as exemplified by Namaan. Secondly, we need to come to a place of humility before we are able to receive
Last Sunday we studied 1 Corinthians 4:1-13 and discussed the church in Corinth. Paul had planted the church 5 years earlier and writes the letter to address the rampant sin and fundamental doctrinal misconceptions prevailing in the young church. Paul delineates the role church leadership should fulfill, challenging leaders to act as both