Resulting convictions of Paul's conversion. I Corinthians 15:3-8. Romans 12:3. Slow learners to the faith,. Galatians 5:7-10
Author: Pastor Mike Halstead (Mike Halstead)
Apostle Paul: The Early Years Part I
Acts 5:40-42, Ananias & Sapphira, dishonest, fake trial, Stephen a brutal killing. Stephen glorified.
A Forward Looking Faith!
Lot's wife looked back instead of forward. Stuck in the past. I Corinthians 6:9-11, Acts 22:16,
12 Spies / 12 Disciples
12 spies: ten overwhelmed by the obstacles, supersized their doubt. 2 Caleb & Joshua saw the obstacles, supersized their faith.
Chained By Doubt, . . . Set Free By Faith
Galatians 5:1, Ephesians 2:13, 19-22 Doubt: If God is a loving God why do bad thing happen? Faith: I believe God answers prayers and miracles can still happen!
Family Portraits: Biblical Truths For Successful Families
Addicitve Behaviors- Spouse/ child / parent- alcohol or drugs, work ethics, spending. Ephesians 5:31, Philippians 4:6-7
Blended family, making the new spouse the most important relationship. No favorites. Genesis 22:1-14
Multi-generational families. Very common in the world. Psalm 71:18. pray continually Matthew 19;13.
More Than Being Nice
Loving God's people. Story of Jonah. How he was angry with God for being compassionate.
The Heart of the Father . . .The Heart of the
Condition of mankind: all good people go to heaven, if God is a loving God how could he send anyone to hell? What Scripture says: We all fall short., wide is the road God's heart Luke 14 and 15 lost sheep lost coin, lost son, great banquet.