Posts Tagged ‘Church’

Marriage, and the Mystery of Christ and the Church (Ephesians 5:29-32)

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Marriage does not exist for just the benefit of the husband and wife. Marriage exists, in part, to picture and illustrate Jesus Christ’s love for the Church, and the Church’s submitting to the loving leadership of Jesus Christ.

The GOAL of the Husband’s Love for His Wife (Ephesians 5:27)

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

27 that He might present her to Himself a glorious church, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but that she should be holy and without blemish.


God Explains Marriage, Part 6 (Ephesians 5:25) – Husbands Love Your Wives

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

We take a first look at Ephesians 5:25: “Husbands love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her.”

Christians are commanded to love their enemies and to love one another. What then is the need for husbands to love their wives as well?

Also, what is required before husbands can love their wives in a Biblical way?

God Explains Marriage, Part 3 (Ephesians 5:22-24) – The Wife to the Husband

Monday, March 10th, 2014

What does the idea of submission mean? How does it relate to the rest of our relationships in life?

How is a wife to submit to her husband, and on what basis? What if a husband is going the wrong way, or doesn’t measure up to what his wife thinks he should be?

This study answers these questions direct from God’s Word.

What Are We Here For? God’s Plan for Northridge (Ephesians 4:11-16)

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

What are God’s plans for Northridge Baptist Church as a local assembly? Ephesians 4:11-16 gives God’s specific direction and intention for a local body of believers. Notes only.

Review of Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering

Friday, June 10th, 2011

Gathering together as believers is not only good to do, but essential. We need to gather, and others need us to gather.

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering (Series Summary)

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

We take a final look at our Committed Gathering discipline. What blessing! What responsibility!

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – Committed Gathering Engages Us (Part 3)

Friday, June 11th, 2010

We finish our look at many of the “one anothers” found in the Bible. Each “one another” requires us to gather frequently in order to begin these actions or to carry them out. We must be committed to gathering to do what God wants and to become what God desires!

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – Committed Gathering Engages Us (Part 2)

Sunday, May 30th, 2010

We continue to look at the many “one anothers” that we are privileged to share with our local assembly, and that require our assembling together to perform.

Safety of the Saints: Committed Gathering Protects Us

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Assembling together with a local body of believers is for the mutual benefit of one another. It is also necessary to keep us safe. We each NEED the church to help guard us from the deception that sin brings. We need others to help us see our blind side!