September 02, 2012
Length: 41:37 (38.1 MB)
Believers must suffer as Paul did if they seek to live for Christ. Paul rejoiced in his suffering because he knew that the basis of his hope was Christ's work applied within us. Christ in us gives us the constant expectation of glory.
August 26, 2012
Length: 44:14 (40.5 MB)
This week we are reminded of some of the characteristics of Jesus: The Son of God, God incarnate, the one by whom and for whom all things were created, Yahweh, the one who is. Is He your Lord and Savior?
August 19, 2012
Length: 40:09 (55.1 MB)
We have been rescued from the dominion of darkness and into the everlasting loving kingdom of light. If you have been saved by the blood of Jesus, you know the depths of darkness from which you were lifted.
August 12, 2012
Length: 29:30 (27 MB)
Paul's prayer for fellow believers was that they know God's will and bear good fruit. We are reminded to pray for others and ourselves in the same way and to learn God's will for our lives through reading His word, fellowship, and prayer.
August 05, 2012
Length: 36:56 (50.7 MB)
The Apostle Paul takes the time to write an important letter to an unimportant place because of his love for the saints and to correct doctrinal errors that had crept into the church there.
July 29, 2012
Length: 34:47 (31.9 MB)
The great commission gives every believer the responsibility to lead others to and in Christ. We can do this by investing our time, energy, and resources in younger believers, taking the time to instruct them and protect them.
July 22, 2012
Length: 33:05 (30.3 MB)
If we sow righteousness, we shall reap steadfast love. Our fruitfulness comes from Him. The righteous walk in His ways but the rebellious will stumble in them. God's desire is for us to return and walk rightly.
July 15, 2012
Length: 39:09 (35.9 MB)
God, through Hosea, provided Israel with warnings of His coming wrath because they had strayed from Him. They sowed the wind with their sin and reaped the whirlwind of consequences including exile and captivity.
July 08, 2012
Length: 42:15 (38.7 MB)
This week, Pastor Rich gives a brief overview of the Old Testament and the first minor Prophet, Hosea. God's unfailing love for Israel is clearly shown here. He could never forsake His people, even when they turn to other Gods.
July 01, 2012
Length: 24:02 (22 MB)
As Pastor Rich concludes the book of Philippians, he reviews the essential elements of the book's theme of joy and provides a handy reference to key verses.