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Applying Ephesians 4 to Your Marriage (Ephesians 4:17-32)

Applying Ephesians 4 to Your Marriage (Ephesians 4:17-32)

Though Ephesians 5 directly addresses husbands and wives, the principles of the previous chapter - intended for all relationships - are necessary for a Christ-centered marriage. We explore 5 principles which we should be applying to our marriages.

Truth, Love, and Brotherly Acceptance (3 John 1:1-15)

Truth, Love, and Brotherly Acceptance (3 John 1:1-15)

3 John is one of the short and often overlooked books. But it tells us a lot about our interactions with brothers and sisters beyond the local congregation. We find some models of love, truth, and support of those beyond “the locals.” And we also find an example of a dangerous mindset - that of Diotrephes.

O Love That Will Not Let Me Go (Romans 8:26-39)

O Love That Will Not Let Me Go (Romans 8:26-39)

The story behind the hymn “O Love That Will Not Let Me Go” is soul-stirring. What’s even more powerful is the text from which its ideas are drawn - Romans 8. We dive into this text in order to see the truths which ground our confidence in a divine love which will not let us go.

Responses to Questions: Part 14

Responses to Questions: Part 14
  1. What does "Fear and Trembling” mean (Psalm 2:11; 1 Samuel 12:24)?

  2. The Bible says we are to fear God (Psalm 2:11; 1 Samuel 12:24). In light of this, please explain 1 John 4:17-19.

From Trouble to Hope (Hosea 2:14-23)

From Trouble to Hope (Hosea 2:14-23)

We have 4 stories intertwined in Hosea 2: Hosea and Gomer, Achan’s sin at Jericho, the Exodus, and God’s relationship to Israel. But the 5th story in this text is yours. It’s what this text is telling you about how you have treated God and what He has done in response.

Ten Commandments and New Covenant (Matthew 5:17-20)

Ten Commandments and New Covenant (Matthew 5:17-20)

In the 3rd of three sermons on The Ten Commandments, we explore how the New Testament handles the 10 which were the basis of Israel’s Ethical Standards. Do they have relevance to the Christian? And if so, then what advantage do we have of living them out?

Loving Like Jesus

Loving Like Jesus

Our guest Bren White shares what it means to imitate Jesus in His love.

The Song of Solomon and Jesus

The Song of Solomon and Jesus

As part of our series of examining how each Bible book points us to Jesus, we look at the overall message of Song of Solomon and its connections to God’s redemptive work through Jesus, even redemption of marital love and intimacy.

Love Is: Applying 1 Corinthians 13 to Your Marriage (1 Corinthians 13:1-13)

Love Is: Applying 1 Corinthians 13 to Your Marriage (1 Corinthians 13:1-13)

It's one of the most familiar Bible passages. But what does it mean specifically when applied to a marriage?

Four Pictures of Redeeming Grace (Psalm 107:1-9)

Four Pictures of Redeeming Grace (Psalm 107:1-9)

Psalm 107 gives us four pictures that capture our experience of lostness and brokenness until God intervened: Desert Wanderers, Guilt-Bound Prisoners, ......