Naivete or Christian love? What is the balance? The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood: but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them" (Proverbs 12:6). This is a sobering scripture, but aligns with many others. In the midst of men who spoke wickedly about him and who wanted to put him to death, Paul prayed that the love of the Philippians would "abound more and more...
Author: Chet Weld
The tighter we hold onto life, the harder it will be to let go. The believer sees death as a graduation, not the end!
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: Matthew 6:19-21, Genesis 3:11-24, Romans 5:12, Romans 6:23, Colossians 3:1
Topic: Death and Dying
No matter what kind of pressure we are under, the Lord understands and comforts us. Even while being stoned, Stephen sees the glory of God and testifies of his Savior. We also can know peace in the midst of chaos when we are filled with the Holy Spirit and anchored on the Holy Bible. Eternal victory is ours through the power of Jesus Christ.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Acts 6:8-15, Matthew 17:2, Luke 9:29, Exodus 34:30, 2 Corinthians 3:7
What happens to us when we die? Paul teaches we have an earthly, temporal tent that will be transformed into an eternal, durable building from God. Paul is confident that when we close our eyes in death, we will see Jesus.
Speaker: Stanley Toussaint
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10, 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18, John 14:2, Luke 16:19-31
Topic: Death and Dying
People deal with sexual abuse in different ways. One common method is denial or complete forgetfulness. The memories of the past are so traumatic or painful that a person can only continue to function by blocking the memories from the mind. Unfortunately, even though they're blocked out, they're really not gone. These memories must be dealt with in order for the person...
Author: Josh McDowell
Dear Roger, My mother died this week. I’d like to know what the Bible teaches about what happens after death. Love, Roger Dear Roger, Death and dying is a subject on the back burners of everyone’s minds from preschoolers to the oldest adult. Some 9-year-old children were asked what they thought of death and dying. Brittney: “When you die, they bury you in the...
Type: Ask Roger
Author: Roger Barrier
Topic: Preaching & Teaching, Family, Heaven , Hell, Death and Dying