Posts Tagged ‘Freedom from Sin’

Selfess Serving – Q & A – Temporary Gifts?

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

During our review of Selfless Serving, the question was asked, “Why would all the gifts not be for today, since they are taught in the Bible?” Great question! We spend the entire class time discussing reasons why we believe many spiritual gifts were temporary.

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#8): Say YES to the New Walk

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

Having chosen to say NO to the “old man” or old way of living, God commands us to say YES to the new way of living. Walk on!

Basic Discipline #6: Selfless Serving – Rewarded for Serving

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

God will reward us for serving. The surprising thing is, however, that He rewards based upon our ability and circumstances, not our position or power. In this study, we will look at the way God “levels the playing field” for everyone regarding rewards.

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#7): Say NO to the Old Walk

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

There are two parts to discipleship living – saying “no” to some things and saying “yes” to others. In this study, we look at what we are to say “no” to.

Basic Discipline #6: Selfless Serving – Gifted to Serve

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

We take a one-lesson look at the four New Testament passages that speak of spiritual gifts: Romans 12; 1 Corinthians 12, Ephesians 4, and 1 Peter 4.

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#6): Love God, Not the World (1 John 2:15-17)

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

What does it mean to love the world? Why are we commanded NOT to love the world? John gives us several reasons.

Basic Discipline #6: Selfless Serving – Learning to Serve (Eph 4:11-16)

Saturday, September 11th, 2010

We take a look at a key passage that defines and describes what “church” is all about. Did you know that “church” is all about you being equipped to serve others?

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#5): Living Like We Don’t Belong (1 Peter 2:11-12)

Saturday, September 11th, 2010

Former Northridge pastor Sean Kelly teaches on this strong but hope-giving warning about abstaining from lusts “which war against the soul.”

Basic Discipline #6: Selfless Serving – Liberty: Free to Serve

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

God has saved us, not for ourselves, but to serve others in love. We have been freed from sin to be what God intended for us – serving freemen.

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#4): 16 Ways to Respond to Lust (Part 2)

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

The Bible gives us great hope for spiritual victory over illicit lust. In fact, over and over again God’s Word gives us clear teaching that we can escape the trap of lust through the freedom we have in Christ Jesus! In this study, we look at the second 8 of 16 ways God teaches us to respond to lust in order to have the life that God intended – a life serving Him rather than a life enslaved to our passions.