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December 17, 2017

Faithfully Pursuing the True Riches

Faithfully Pursuing the True Riches

The Holy Spirit aims to produce the fruit of faithfulness in the life of Christians, leading them to view material possessions in a different light. Forsaking the constant appeal for temporal pleasure, the believer seeks to secure true riches though generosity, dependability, and a hope in a future reward that keeps him free of the […]

March 26, 2017

The Ideal Marriage

The Ideal Marriage

Marriage is God’s idea, so having an ideal marriage requires us to follow God’s plan. God designed marriage in order for a man and a woman to experience a oneness with another that is unlike the experience of any other relationship. In this real union, marriage reflects the greatest love story and testifies to its […]

March 19, 2017

The Loving Husband

The Loving Husband

The specific role that husbands are commanded to play in marriage is the role of “lead lover.” The way that husbands are commanded to lovingly lead their home is through a sacrifice of love that is modeled on the sacrificial love of Christ himself. When we understand what the love of Christ achieved for the […]

August 23, 2015

Following Jesus Out of the Darkness

Following Jesus Out of the Darkness

By saying that he is the light of the world, Jesus has made another audacious claim. He guarantees that all who follow him will never be consigned to the darkness of death. But how can we know if his claim is true? What evidence does he provide to back up his claim? The strongest evidence […]

March 1, 2015

Holy Matrimony

Holy Matrimony

The Seventh Commandment addresses the important social topics of marriage, commitment, and sex. By forbidding adultery, the commandment first establishes that marriage is honorable and that God cares a great deal about its success. The key to marital success is faithfulness to the marriage covenant, where a marriage becomes a holy relationship between two unholy […]

January 18, 2015

No Other Gods

No Other Gods

The first commandment in the Ten Words is, “You shall have no other gods before me.” It is the foundational decree of the Ten Commandments, calling for the maintaining of the covenant between God and his people. The breaking of this decree is the sin of idolatry, which is the most common sin in the […]