Free Directions Inside! This is the message you will see on our sign if you’re driving by the Northside church building on Hogansville Road. In the past few articles, I’ve been writing about the biblical subject of going the right way. There was the article encouraging every reader to get the New Year, 2017, started off in the right direction. Then, in part one of “The Right … [Read more...] about Are You Going the Right Way?
If We Are Not Distinctive… We are forsaking the “Restoration Plea” (1 Peter 4:11). We are not distinguishing between “clean and unclean” (Ezek. 22:26; 44:23; Heb. 5:14; Phil. 1:9, 10). We are not pointing to “The Way” (Jn. 14:6; Acts 24:14; Matt. 5:13-16) … [Read more...] about If We’re Not Distinctive
https://youtu.be/-yl9WZZ3we4 I. INTRODUCTION: A. The importance of balance illustrated by our physical bodies. 1. Equilibrium 2. Vertigo 3. Children learning to ride a bike B. As adults, we learn the importance, and struggle at times, of balancing our priorities. C. Balance in our spiritual lives is not “just as important,” it is MORE important! II. Worldly … [Read more...] about The Place of Balance in the Christian Life
We have seen where Jesus talked about two “ways” and two “gates” (Matthew 7:13-14). He said that only one of those ways leads to the only gate through which one may find everlasting life. The point being, there is only one way to live with a hope of the life to come. It is a very specific way of living (“difficult,” “confined”). The gate to which it leads is “narrow,” requiring … [Read more...] about What “Way” Will You be Following in 2017?
Introduction Job's illustration of personal commitment to God. The only way we will be able to withstand the onslaught of attacks against our faith is if it is our own faith - if is our own personal commitment to Christ! Some passages that define "Personal Commitment" Matthew 16:24 Romans 6:16 Romans 6:1, 2 Jesus set the standard of "personal … [Read more...] about My Personal Commitment to Christ