Posts Tagged ‘Submit’

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.

God Explains Marriage, Part 2 (Ephesians 5:22-24)

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

We start to look more closely at the specific commands in Ephesians 5-22-33. Since the passage begins with the wives, we do the same.

First we look at the statement in v.21 which says “submitting to one another,” and how the six individual roles are commanded to carry that concept out as it relates to their specific relationships.

Second we examine why the wives are commanded before the husbands. We discover that this pattern is not limited to the wives. A very interesting observation surfaces.

5 More Practices of a Mature and Obedient Follower of Jesus

Sunday, January 19th, 2014

As we learn God’s Word, we are to learn to walk as Jesus walked. Here are five more practices evident in those that are grown up followers that obey Jesus.

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.

Review of Basic Discipline #3: Yielded Following

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Submission to authority is one of THE most BASIC disciplines of a mature believer. Submission affects EVERY person in ANY relationship. Do you willingly yield to those over you?

Yielded Followership #22: Submitting to Government Authorities – Titus, Peter, & Daniel

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

We examine two more New Testament passages where believers are commanded to yield to government authorities (Titus 3:1-8 and 1 Peter 2:9-17). Yielding to government authorities is a Christian discipline!

We also look at three very vivid examples in the Book of Daniel of what it looks like to disobey government authorities in specific areas (because of the commands of God) while still honoring them and being willing to suffer for it (by committing our fate to the Lord).

Yielded Followership #21: Submitting to Government Authorities – Romans 13:1-7

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

We look at a key passage regarding authority in general, and about government authorities in particular. The Word teaches that ALL authorities are appointed by God, and that makes ALL the difference to believers and how we respond to authorities.

Yielded Followership #20: Submitting to Government Authorities – Jesus’ Teaching on Taxes

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

We review Jesus’ example, and then look at His two key teachings on paying taxes.

Yielded Followership #17: When Do I Honor My Parents?

Monday, August 24th, 2009

Is honoring parents just for kids? For what length of time is honoring parents expected of children? For this study, we look at 10 Scriptural indicators that tell us something different than our culture practices today. We also look briefly at one passage used often as justification for children rejecting their parents’ authority.

Yielded Followership #11 – Man Is the Head of Woman Under Christ

Monday, July 13th, 2009

The man has been designed by God to be the leader, and assigned by God to be the leader. The man is to lead in the home, the church, the work place, and in the government.