What would it look like to awaken to the life we're intended to live? How can the grace of Christ fuel our living in such a way, as to enable us to live out of the overflow of that grace and freedom. A freedom to choose God and choose to reflect His heart to the world around us. AWAKEN is a series looking into the book of Galatians and the truths the Apostle Paul was driving...
Scripture: Galatians 1 - 6
What are good and evil? More specifically, how shall we define moral evil, functional evil, functional good, and moral good? Moral Evil is behavior, thoughts, and feelings that violate God’s law, will, and character. These are behaviors that we always consider to be wrong and can never be right (Exodus 20:1-17). For instance, lying is a moral evil and is never considered...
Author: Tom Terry
Scripture: Exodus 20:1-17, Deuteronomy 28:15-68, Genesis 1:10-32, Galatians 5:22-23, Leviticus 11:44-44, Genesis 3:1-24
Dr. Jerry Wilkinson adapts thirteen sermons describing spiritual gifts-what they are, how they are used, and how to discover your own gifts and ministry for the Kingdom. The spiritual gift definitions are adapted from Spiritual Gifts by Dr. James Robert Clinton.
Type: Bible Study
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12 - 14, Galatians 5:13-14, Ephesians 4:11, Romans 12:6-8
Paul teaches there are three types of people: those who don't know God, those who do and those who know God but act like they don't. Two key indicators of spiritual maturity are how you relate to others and the role you play in the Kingdom.
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9, Galatians 2:20, Galatians 5:16-26, John 15:5-14, John 16:7-15
Getting old to the glory of God means resolutely resisting the typical American dream of retirement. It means being so satisfied with all that God promises to be for us in Christ that we are set free from the cravings that create so much emptiness and uselessness in retirement. Instead, knowing that we have an infinitely satisfying and everlasting inheritance in God just over...
Speaker: John Piper
Scripture: Genesis 71:18, Mark 13:13, 1 Timothy 1:5, Galatians 5:6, Galatians 5:8-9
Francis Chan continues his series on how the Holy Spirit operates in our lives and the life of the church. In this sermon from Galatians 5:16 -26, he encourages to live our daily lives under the direction of the Holy Spirit We should walk "in the Spirit" and bear the fruit of God's character.
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: Galatians 5:16-26, John 4:20-24
Topic: Fruit of the Holy Spirit
The concept of loving submission for the wife and gentle protection of the husband is discussed in Paul's letters. Why use this model? Because it deepens love and friendship between marriage partners and honors God.
Speaker: Mark Saunders
Scripture: Colossians 3:18-21, Galatians 5:22-26, Ephesians 5:22-24
To walk by the spirit is to live with a moment-by-moment dependency on, and sensitivity to, the initial promptings of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit intends to produce in us the character of Jesus Christ. What does this look like? The fruit of the spirit, the most effective evangelistic tool we have.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Acts 2:1-11, Galatians 5:16-18, Galatians 2:20
Topic: Church Growth
Closing the gap in our spiritual lives means moving from where we are to where God longs for us to be -- experiencing the abundant life. It is possible to know the scriptures and miss the life -- an intimate relationship with Christ and a genuine relationship with His bride, the church. We can’t close the gap alone and isolated from others. Even Jesus needed intimate friends....
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: John 5:26, John 5:39-40, John 7:37-39, John 10:10, Galatians 5:22-25
Topic: Marks of a Healthy Church
The best Bible study guide for how to understand and walk in truth, how to walk by faith, how to walk in freedom, and how to walk in the power of the Holy Spirit. Excellent material for a New Believers class, but equally as relevant for any Bible study program.
Type: Bible Study
Scripture: Colossians 2:6-6, 2 Timothy 3:16-16, 1 Peter 1:24-25, Psalm 103:8-14, Exodus 34:6-6, Matthew 28:18-18, Ephesians 4:36-36, Galatians 5:22-23