Whereas Isaac was entirely God’s doing, Ishmael was the result of Abraham’s doing. Where Isaac was a gift according to grace, Ishmael was a work of the flesh The contrast between self-reliance and God-dependence for our relational standing with Him These represent the 2 different ways of relating to God: law versus grace, flesh versus Spirit. Ishmael people see God as mere...
Speaker: Britt Merrick
Scripture: Galatians 4:21-31, Genesis 21:8-9, Genesis 17:18-18
When a Jericho (a seemingly insurmountable obstacle) blocks your path, never confuse God's patience with weakness or approval. in yesterday's (or someone else's battle plan. God will go before you. The first and best always belongs to God. The path to victory is found in obedience.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Joshua 5:13 - 6:7, Exodus 3:1-6, 1 Corinthians 15:58, Galatians 6:7-10, 2 Timothy 4:6-8
Topic: Spiritual Warfare
A Christian atheist believes in God, but lives his/her life like He does not exist. Therefore, there is no transformation or expression of faith in God. They live worldly lives. When you truly believe God and fear Him, you will obey Him wholeheartedly and unconditionally. LifeChurch.tv provides free ministry resources to churches through http://open.church/ . Visit...
Speaker: Craig Groeschel
Scripture: Titus 1:16-16, 1 John 2:3-4, Matthew 7:21-21, Galatians 4:8-9, Psalm 63:1-4
Individual rights assume individual responsibility . We are a nation of laws, but we can do better. We as Christians are commanded to love our neighbors as ourselves, and to do unto others as God, through Christ, has done unto us. Leveraging our individual rights for the benefit of others will prevent our liberty from devouring itself. Lifechurch.tv/open. Used by...
Speaker: Andy Stanley
Scripture: Galatians 5:13-14