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Victorious Living
May 12, 2018

Stay on the Path

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life and only a few find it.”  Matthew 7: 13-14 (NIV)   A few years ago there is a […]

May 8, 2018

Recapturing Our Thoughts

“Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ.” 2 Corinthians 10:5 (KJV) Where is your mind leading you?  Most biblical teachers and preachers will agree that the battle for our faith begins with the mind.  It is […]

February 6, 2018

Victorious Living

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ.” Ephesians 1:3 (NKJ) At the beginning of this series, I put forth the proposition that spiritual blessings, outlined in Ephesians 1:3-14, would result in victorious living by believers.  Concluding this […]

January 30, 2018

The Spirit of Promise: A Foretaste of Glory

In whom also, having believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise, Who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory. Ephesians 13a-14 (NKJV) To this point in our study of Ephesians 1, Paul has focused on the work of Triune God […]

January 23, 2018

An Irrevocable Inheritance

In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined according to the purpose of Him who works all things according to the counsel of His will, that we who first trusted in Christ should be to the praise of His glory.  In Him you also trusted, after you heard the word of truth, the […]

January 16, 2018

Begin with the End in Mind

Having made known to us the mystery of His will, according to His good pleasure which He purposed in Himself,   that in the dispensation of the fullness of the times He might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven and which are on earth—in Him.  Ephesians 1:9-10 (NKJ) A […]

January 10, 2018

The Boundless Gift of Grace

In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace which He made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence. Ephesians 1:7- 8 (NKJ) Grace was a song we often heard as children at Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church.  I can still hear in my […]

November 1, 2017

Appreciative Living

So teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart. Psalm 90:12 (NRS)   This teaching was part of an earlier series we did on “Reclaiming Your Life”.  As we formulate principles for “Redeeming the Time”, it is critical that we fully understand the value of appreciative living. There is a […]

October 24, 2017

Once Upon A Time

“But when the fullness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law.” Galatians 4:4 (NKJ) Now after John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee, proclaiming the gospel of God, and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and […]

October 17, 2017

Don’t Squander the Day

“This is the day the LORD has made.” Psalm 118:24 (NKJ) “Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it, you can never get it back.” Time is something all living creatures share.  It is both […]

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