The Cost of Following Christ – Luke 9:57-62 (sermon audio)

In Luke 14, Jesus expressed the need for his followers to understand the cost of following him.  In several places He speaks of His disciples to know what they will face when they follow Him.  In Luke 9, there are three men who needed to understand the cost of following Jesus.  One needed to better understand the Pressure that would be put on him as a follower; one needed to understand the Priority he needed to place on following Jesus.  A third man needed to understand that when it comes to following Jesus, it is a Pursuit that requires whole-hearted, unwavering commitment.

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Doctrines that Require an Answer – Jude 3-4

In a world filled with so much information, and so many doctrines and ideas about the Bible, it falls on God’s people to make sure that they are equipped for defending the truth.  We must earnestly contend for the faith.

Paul’s Ministry to the Gentiles – Eph. 3:6-13 (sermon audio)

10/15/17 p.m. sermon

The plan that God had to save mankind from sin and death always included the Gentiles, those who were not direct physical descendants of Abraham as the Jews were. Once the New Covenant was established, it took some time, but finally Christians began to preach to Gentiles, especially Paul, the apostle to the Gentiles.

Do Not Worry (podcast episode 33)

Today we continue studying the Sermon on the Mount with a look at the closing section of Matthew 6, verses 25 through the end of the chapter.  In this passage Jesus us shows us how we have no need to worry about the cares of this world, but instead we should put our faith in God, and trust Him to take care of us.  Grab a Bible, open it to Matthew 6, and study the Word of God with me today.

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Where Is Your Treasure? (podcast episode 31)

Today we continue studying the Sermon on the Mount, looking at Jesus teaching from Matthew 6, that we should store up our treasures in heaven rather than on earth.  I hope you will grab a Bible and turn to Matthew 6 and join me in this time of Bible Study together.

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Lord, Teach Us To Pray (podcast episode 30)

In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus spends a great amount of time compared to other sections talking about the topic of prayer.  He first teaches his disciples how not to pray, followed by a model prayer that we can use as an example even today, 2000 years later.  Please grab a Bible and join me for this study from Matthew 6:5-15.

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Orangeburg church of Christ