I Love My Church! The Company of the Faithful
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I Love My Church! The Company of the Faithful

“The Company of the Faithful” So what is the church?… Isn’t my religion a private thing? …Haven’t churches done bad things to people? …Can’t I just have church in my living room watching a TV preacher? … God never asks me for money, but whenever I go to church that’s all they talk about! …...

Ten Commandments – God’s Plan For Our Relationship With Others
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Ten Commandments – God’s Plan For Our Relationship With Others

Recap – Commandments 1-5 I. Value Life -Deuteronomy 5:17 ‘You shall not murder.’ -20,000 per week -500 per week 16-32 weeks II. Value Marriage -Deuteronomy 5:18 ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ -Premarital relations -Lust Matthew 5:27-30 III. A Life of Integrity -Deuteronomy 5:19 ‘You shall not steal.’ -Shortcuts -Contentment -Hard work IV. A Life of...

Ten Commandments – Dos and Don’ts…. Or A Covenant Relationship?
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Ten Commandments – Dos and Don’ts…. Or A Covenant Relationship?

I. No other gods -Exodus 20:3 -Pantheism -Humanism -Atheism -Monotheism II. Worship no idols -The depth of the covenant Exodus 20:6 III. The importance of His name Exodus 20:7 IV. A day of rest? -Observed…. fulfilled…. or not applicable? -The letter or the Spirit -A help or a burden? -A fresh look by Christ Mark...

Ten Commandments – You Shall Not Give False Testimony Against Your Neighbor
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Ten Commandments – You Shall Not Give False Testimony Against Your Neighbor

You Shall Not Give False Testimony Against Your Neighbor Exodus 20:16 I. The Truth About Lies -Proverbs 6:16-19 -Ephesians 4:25 -Colossians 3:9 -Revelation 21:8 “All Liars” A. Lying under oath B. The subjective lie C. The direct lie D. Keeping quiet when… Leviticus 5:1 E. Slander Romans 1:29 F. Flattery G. Careless exaggeration “Always &...

Ten Commandments – Stop…. Thief!
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Ten Commandments – Stop…. Thief!

Stop …Thief! “You shall not steal.” Exodus 20:15 I. Presuppositions to Theft -Robin Hood -The only altercation -Shortcuts and impatience II. To Steal in Other Ways -Time -Reputation Ephesians 4:29 -Purity Luke 17:1-3 a -Our treasure before God Malachi 3:8-10, 1:13b-2:2 III. A Biblical Cure for Stealing Ephesians 4:28 “Anyone who has been stealing must steal...

Ten Commandments – Worth Waiting For… Worth Working For
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Ten Commandments – Worth Waiting For… Worth Working For

Worth Waiting For… Worth Working For Exodus 20:14 “You shall not commit adultery” I. The value of faithfulness -Before you’re married -After you’re married II. How a godly person falls -II Samuel 11 A. Wasn’t where he was supposed to be II Samuel 11:1 B. Looked at something he shouldn’t have II Samuel 11:2 “One...

Ten Commandments – The Name of the Lord
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Ten Commandments – The Name of the Lord

Deuteronomy 5:11 “You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God, for the Lord will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses his name.” -Elohim -El ______________________ -Yahweh –_______________________ -Adonai -_______________________ -El Shaddai Gen. 49:24 -____________________ -Yahweh Jireh Gen. 22:14 -____________________ -Yahweh Rapha Ex. 15:26 -____________________ -Yahweh Shalom -_________________ -Yahweh Kaddesh -________________ I. Praying...

Ten Commandments – What Is This In My Right Hand?
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Ten Commandments – What Is This In My Right Hand?

Deuteronomy 5:8 “You shall not make for yourself an image in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below.” I. A Desire for the Tangible Romans 1:22-23 “Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools 23 and exchanged the glory of the immortal God for...

Ten Commandments – No Other Gods!
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Ten Commandments – No Other Gods!

Exodus 20:1-3 “And God spoke all these words: 2 “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. 3 “You shall have no other gods before me.” I. A Father’s Love -The many gods of Egypt -The mind of a slave -The oral tradition of Elohim -The...

Ten Commandments – The Finger of God
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Ten Commandments – The Finger of God

The Finger of God Exodus 31:18 When the Lord finished speaking to Moses on Mount Sinai, he gave him the two tablets of the covenant law, the tablets of stone inscribed by the finger of God. I. Timeline -Bondage 400 years -Moses/plagues -Passover/Death angel -Escape -Red sea crossing -Mana/Quail/Water -Isrealites at Mt. Sinai    Exodus...