All Grace (2 Corinthians 9:8)

| Sep 11, 2021

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And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that having all sufficiency in all things at all times, you may abound in every good work. –2 Corinthians 9:8 Last week, we did a short study on the importance God places on our gladness, cheerfulness, and joy as His children – and […]

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God Loves a Cheerful Giver (2 Corinthians 9:6-7)

| Sep 3, 2021

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Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. 7Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. –2 Corinthians 9:6-7 Our Fighter Verses passage this week is one of encouragement in the biblical principle of […]

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His Promise (James 1:12)

| Aug 28, 2021

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Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. –James 1:12 The person who is blessed in the Lord is one to whom God has given eternal life through Jesus Christ and […]

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Rest For Our Souls (Matthew 11:28-30)

| Aug 14, 2021

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Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. –Matthew 11:28-30 Who is […]

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The Righteousness of God Revealed (Romans 1:16-17)

| Aug 11, 2021

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For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. [17For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live by faith.”] –Romans 1:16 […]

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The Fear of God is the Cure for the Fear of Man (Matthew 10:28)

| Jul 31, 2021

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And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell. –Matthew 10:28 Context of Matthew 10:28 Jesus is instructing His disciples as He prepares them to be sent out in the authority of His name to proclaim the kingdom […]

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The Armor of God, Part 2 (Ephesians 6:16-18)

| Jul 17, 2021

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In all circumstances take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming darts of the evil one; 17and take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God, [18praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end […]

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The Armor of God, Part 1 (Ephesians 6:14-15)

| Jul 10, 2021

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Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. 11Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. 12For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this […]

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Stand Firm Against the Onslaught (Ephesian 6:12-13)

| Jul 3, 2021

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Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. 11Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. 12For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this […]

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Finally, Be Strong in the Lord (Ephesians 6:10-11)

| Jun 26, 2021

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Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. 11Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. —Ephesians 6:10-11 Over the next four weeks, we will be memorizing Ephesians 6:10-18. It is our prayer that each believer put on […]

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Great Mercy, Living Hope (1 Peter 1:3-5)

| Jun 19, 2021

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Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, 4to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, 5who by God’s power […]

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Only One (1 Timothy 2:5)

| Jun 12, 2021

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For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus —1 Timothy 2:5 Historical Background God provided the foreshadowing of 1 Timothy 2:5 through the Old Testament instructions regarding the Day of Atonement in Leviticus 16 and Numbers 29:7-11. By His love and mercy for His sinful […]

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Call Upon the LORD (Psalm 86:5-7)

| Jun 5, 2021

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For you, O Lord, are good and forgiving, abounding in steadfast love to all who call upon you. 6Give ear, O LORD, to my prayer; listen to my plea for grace. 7In the day of my trouble I call upon you, for you answer me. —Psalm 86:5-7 The book of Psalms is a collection of […]

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Wait for the LORD (Isaiah 40:30-31)

| May 29, 2021

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Even youths shall faint and be weary, and young men shall fall exhausted; 31but they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint. —Isaiah 40:30-31 Fainting, weary, exhausted. This describes all of us. […]

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Righteous and Unrighteous Anger (Ephesians 4:26)

| May 15, 2021

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Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, —Ephesians 4:26 There are several different Greek words used for “anger” in the New Testament that are expressions of two kinds of anger – righteous anger and unrighteous anger. Last week our Fighter Verses passage admonished us to “set […]

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