Archive for August, 2013

What Does the “One Woman Man” Qualification Mean? (1 Timothy 3:2)

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Another of our teens participating in our pastoral apprentice program, Joshua Subra, presents 6 views of the phrase “one woman man,” the first qualification listed for bishops (pastors/elders) in the list of qualifications listed in 1 Timothy 3:1-7. ¬†Josh’s study is followed by additional comments from Pastor Kevin.

What Is a Bishop? (1 Timothy 3:1-2)

Monday, August 26th, 2013

One of our teens participating in our pastoral apprentice program, Stephen Subra, presents the 3 different terms used for the leader position in the church: bishop (overseer), pastor (shepherd), and elder (older [ones]). Stephen’s study is followed by additional comments from Pastor Kevin.

Timeline of Truth – Joseph’s Brothers Return to Egypt (Genesis 43-44)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

After a delay in Canaan, Joseph’s brothers return with Benjamin. Joseph tests his brothers in several ways: Are they still the same as when they sold him into slavery?

Responsibilities to Our Leaders: Obey & Submit (Hebrews 13:17)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Our pastoral apprentice Ethan Long presents the second of two sermons from Hebrews 13. His presentation is followed by additional comments from Pastor Kevin.

Timeline of Truth – Joseph’s Brothers Come to Egypt (Genesis 42:1-38)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

After 20+ years, Joseph comes face to face with his 10 brothers that sold him as a slave. How does he respond?

Responsibilities to Our Leaders: Remember & Follow (Hebrews 13:7)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Our pastoral apprentice Ethan Long presents the first of two sermons from Hebrews 13. His presentation is followed by additional comments from Pastor Kevin.

Timeline of Truth – Pharaoh Puts Joseph in Charge (Genesis 41:33-57)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Joseph begins to live out God’s ultimate earthly plan for his life as Pharaoh puts him in charge of the most powerful nation in the world. From slave to prisoner to ruler.

God’s Plan for Your Success (Deuteronomy 8:1-20)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

God’s working in our lives often leaves us needy in order that He might “do us good in the end.”