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Friday
01/17/2020
31476-2
Grace or Chains, Part 2
Galatians 5:1-4
  • Our salvation should not and is not and cannot be a mixture of grace and legalism. Legalism is toxic to grace and grace kills legalism.

Thursday
01/16/2020
31476-1
Grace or Chains, Part 1
Galatians 5:1-3
  • When we are walking in legalism, we are no longer free, we are tied up, we are in bondage, we are enslaved.
  • When someone else's sins bother us more than our own sins, we are either becoming a Pharisee or we already are one.

Wednesday
01/15/2020
31475-3
Two Sons, Which Are You? Part 3
Galatians 4:21-5:1
  • God reveals prophecy to those He calls friends.
  • Maximum freedom comes with maximum forgiveness.

Tuesday
01/14/2020
31475-2
Two Sons, Which Are You? Part 2
Galatians 4:21-5:1
  • The blessings of God can test us with strife in the growing pains.

Monday
01/13/2020
31475-1
Two Sons, Which Are You? Part 1
Galatians 4:21-5:1
  • When God called Abraham, Abraham was empty handed.
  • When God called Abraham, God blessed Abraham.
  • Abraham never again appeared before God empty handed.

Friday
01/10/2020
31474-3
Moving Towards Freedom, Part 3
Galatians 4:14-29
  • We need to feed our new nature and starve our old selfish nature.
  • Christ is being formed, supernaturally and spiritually, in us.

Thursday
01/09/2020
31474-2
Moving Towards Freedom, Part 2
Galatians 4:14-29
  • We need to feed our new nature and starve our old selfish nature.
  • Christ is being formed, supernaturally and spiritually, in us.

Wednesday
01/08/2020
31474-1
Moving Towards Freedom, Part 1
Galatians 4:14-20
  • We all have some weakness that keeps us leaning on God. We are strong when we lean on God, dependant on God and not ourselves.
  • We all have some weakness in serving God. That is not an excuse not to serve God but a chance for God to show himself strong on your behalf.
  • We can often tell what some of our issues are by what upsets us.

Tuesday
01/07/2020
31473-2
Who are you? Part 2
Galatians 4:8-21
  • When you see yourself as a child of God you will begin to act more and more like a child of God.
  • God wants you to be fruitful and multiply. God wants you to walk in spiritual blessings and eternal rewards.
  • We all have some weakness in serving God. That is not an excuse not to serve God but a chance for God to show himself strong on your behalf.
  • We can often tell what some of our issues are by what upsets us.
  • We need to feed our new nature and starve our old selfish nature.

Monday
01/06/2020
31473-1
Who are you? Part 1
Galatians 4:8-21
  • When you see yourself as a child of God you will begin to act more and more like a child of God.
  • The sinner is not a sinner because he sins, he sins because he is a sinner.
  • Who a person is, determines what he does, what he does, does not determine who he is.
  • Simply understanding that we are loved and we have been adopted by God will help guarantee our spiritual success.
  • If we try to change what we do, without changing who we are, all of those efforts will fail.
  • If you try to change what you do, without changing who you are, all of those efforts will fail.
  • God changes what you do, by changing who you are, so all of those efforts will succeed.

Friday
01/03/2020
31472-2
Don't look back, you aren't going backwards. Part 2
Galatians 4:7-10
  • It is in Christ we find our adoption, our blessings, our forgiveness, our love, our joy and our family.
  • By faith we go from sinner to servant to son. That is, without doing works.
  • Jesus needs to go from being a Savior, to the Savior, to your Savior.
  • Jesus died to so that our adoption could blossom into an inheritance.
  • When we trade grace for the law, we are giving up power and purpose, for weak and useless.
  • You should be thankful to God.
  • You need to keep being thankful, maintain an 'attitude of gratitude' to God.

Thursday
01/02/2020
31472-1
Don't look back, you aren't going backwards. Part 1
Galatians 4:7-10
  • It is in Christ we find our adoption, our blessings, our forgiveness, our love, our joy and our family.
  • By faith we go from sinner to servant to son. That is, without doing works.
  • Jesus needs to go from being a Savior, to the Savior, to your Savior.
  • Jesus died to so that our adoption could blossom into an inheritance.

Wednesday
01/01/2020
31471-1
Who are you?
Galatians 4:1-17
  • No matter what your past has been, when you ask Jesus for forgiveness, you have a spotless future.
  • Jesus had people question his family roots rather than have people question ours.

Tuesday
12/31/2019
31470-2
We are Family, Part 2
Galatians 4:1-7
  • God is the One who opens and closes doors of opportunity for us.
  • Simply understanding that we are loved and we have been adopted by God will help guarantee our spiritual success.

Monday
12/30/2019
31470-1
We are Family, Part 1
Galatians 4:1-7
  • God is the One who opens and closes doors of opportunity for us.
  • Simply understanding that we are loved and we have been adopted by God will help guarantee our spiritual success.

Friday
12/27/2019
31469-2
Orphan or Adopted, Part 2
Galatians 4:1-7
  • We need to know our Bibles, so we know who God is, who we are and what our relationship with God is or can be.
  • God is the One who opens and closes doors of opportunity for us.

Thursday
12/26/2019
31469-1
Orphan or Adopted, Part 1
Galatians 4:1-7
  • We need to know our Bibles, so we know who God is, who we are and what our relationship with God is or can be.
  • God is the One who opens and closes doors of opportunity for us.

Wednesday
12/25/2019
31468CH-3
Why Did Jesus come to Earth? Part 3
Christmas Message
  • What is the significance of the "Christmas Tree"?
  • Do you understand the real reason for Christmas?
  • Is Christmas just a holiday to you?
Christmas is more than a holiday.
Tuesday
12/24/2019
31468CH-2
Why Did Jesus come to Earth? Part 2
Christmas Message
  • How many prophesies did Jesus fulfill?
  • Do you realize Jesus grew up knowing how He would die?
  • Why did Jesus call himself the "Son of man"?
Jesus gave His all.
Monday
12/23/2019
31468CH-1
Why Did Jesus come to Earth? Part 1
Christmas Message
  • What do you think the first Christmas really looked like?
  • Why do you celebrate Christmas?
  • Do you know Jesus as your personal savior?
Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life.
Friday
12/20/2019
31467-2
Light a Candle, Part 2
Galatians 3:21-29
  • Every time I come to God to ask forgiveness, I am growing stronger.
  • We are all part of something bigger than ourselves.
  • We should accept our adoption by trusting in God.
  • The awesome thing about grace is you are trusting in the performance of Jesus and not your own.

Thursday
12/19/2019
31467-1
Light a Candle, Part 1
Galatians 3:11-22
  • When Jesus declared us innocent, it meant He declared Himself guilty.
  • The love of Jesus in the New Testament always exceeds the law in the Hebrew Scriptures.

Wednesday
12/18/2019
31466-2
Growing in Grace? Part 2
Galatians 3:12-18
  • Only people ignorant of the law's holy demands try to keep it to gain God's approval. The law requires perfection in thought, word, and deed.
  • The Ten Commandments will not get anyone into heaven, they were not meant for that. They are a mirror that show we need cleansing, forgiving, a savior, a Messiah.
  • When we truly understand grace (God's undeserved love toward us) it helps us draw closer to God and fellowship more with His people.

Tuesday
12/17/2019
31466-1
Growing in Grace? Part 1
Galatians 3:1-12
  • The law condemns and curses anyone who fails at trying to be justified by it. No one can be justified by the law.
  • We can go from burdened to blessed, from worry to worship, from restless to rest, from focusing on ourselves and the problem, to focusing on the wonder and the praises of God, if we focus on God. We go from sighing to singing when we spend time with God, worship and His Word, especially when we are troubled.

Monday
12/16/2019
31465-2
Habakkuk, Paul, Luther and you, Part 2
Galatians 3:11
  • No Yeshua(No Jesus), no joy, know Yeshua, know joy.
  • Happiness depends on what happens. Joy depends on the condition of your soul.
  • If you are saved, someone needs to tell your face.

Friday
12/13/2019
31465-1
Habakkuk, Paul, Luther and you, Part 1
Galatians 3:11
  • Jesus did claim to be God,
    • He was persecuted for claiming to God and
    • He was executed for claiming to be God.
  • It is a statistical impossibility for Jesus to have fulfilled all the prophecies previously recorded in the Bible concerning his birth, life and death. Unless...He is the literal Son of God, the Messiah, the Savior of the World, as foretold in the Bible.

Thursday
12/12/2019
31464-1
Grafted into Grace
Galatians 3:Galatians 3:6-11
  • If we don't understand that Jews are also saved by grace, not by Torah, not by the law, confusion can come as we rediscover our Jewish roots.
  • No one can be saved by works. If someone says you must do 'works' to be saved, they are wrong.
  • We are trophies of God's grace and with our works, with each good thing we do, we paint the picture of a masterpiece, of what God intended our lives to say.

Wednesday
12/11/2019
31463-3
Grace, It's Your Move, Part 3
Galatians 3:6-8
  • When you mess up, learn to run to God not away from Him.
  • You may do incredible things for God but your works will never earn you salvation, they were not meant for that.

Tuesday
12/10/2019
31463-2
Grace, It's Your Move, Part 2
Galatians 3:6-8
  • When you mess up, learn to run to God not away from Him.
  • You may do incredible things for God but your works will never earn you salvation, they were not meant for that.

Monday
12/09/2019
31463-1
Grace, It's Your Move, Part 1
Galatians 3:1-11
  • There is a difference between a doubt that desires God's promise and a doubt that denies God's promise.

Friday
12/06/2019
31462-3
Believe and Receive, Part 3
Galatians 3:1-6
  • When we don't learn from an experience, the time, the pain and the lesson is wasted. When we learn from an experience it becomes valued.
  • The Holy Spirit, like salvation, is given by grace.
  • God promised to bless those who bless Israel and curse those who curse Israel.

Thursday
12/05/2019
31462-2
Believe and Receive, Part 2
Galatians 3:1-5
  • When we don't learn from an experience, the time, the pain and the lesson is wasted. When we learn from an experience it becomes valued.
  • The Holy Spirit, like salvation, is given by grace.
  • God promised to bless those who bless Israel and curse those who curse Israel.

Wednesday
12/04/2019
31462-1
Believe and Receive, Part 1
Galatians 3:1-3
  • God will never lead you to do something unbiblical.

Tuesday
12/03/2019
31461-2
Bewitched, Part 2
Galatians 3:1-29
  • When you go through a trial learn the lesson and move on.

Monday
12/02/2019
31461-1
Bewitched, Part 1
Galatians 3:1-9
  • When you go through a trial learn the lesson and move on.

Friday
11/29/2019
31460-3
Grace Space, Part 3
Galatians 2:16-21
  • The law holds no claim on us because Jesus has paid our sin debt in full.
  • We cannot contaminate grace with works.
  • Jesus loves you and gave Himself for you.
  • To be able to 'rest in your faith' or have peace, you must be trusting in Christ alone.

Thursday
11/28/2019
31460-2
Grace Space, Part 2
Galatians 2:16-19
  • The law holds no claim on us because Jesus has paid our sin debt in full.
  • We cannot contaminate grace with works.

Wednesday
11/27/2019
31460-1
Grace Space, Part 1
Galatians 2:16-18
  • The law holds no claim on us because Jesus has paid our sin debt in full.
  • We cannot contaminate grace with works.

Tuesday
11/26/2019
31459-3
Grace, It's What's Been Done Not What You Do, Part 3
Galatians 2:16-18
  • No one will ever be justified by their works. (By something they have done)
  • Justification only comes through what Jesus did on the cross.
  • The sin here is turning back to any system of justification by law when Jesus has shed His blood to make us free.

Monday
11/25/2019
31459-2
Grace, It's What's Been Done Not What You Do, Part 2
Galatians 2:13-16
  • No one will ever be justified by their works. (By something they have done).
  • Justification only comes through what Jesus did on the cross.
  • No one is so good that he cannot fall.
  • No one has ever sunk so low that he could not rise again.

Friday
11/22/2019
31459-1
Grace, It's What's Been Done Not What You Do, Part 1
Galatians 2:11-16
  • Both faith and fear are contagious. Which one are you spreading to others?
  • Anytime your interpretation (or someone else's interpretation) of one scripture violates another scripture, you must find another interpretation that does not violate scripture.
  • No one will ever be justified by their works. (By something they have done)


Thursday
11/21/2019
31458-2
Grace Then Peace, Part 2
Galatians 2:7-16
  • Fear of man can scramble our priorities.
  • We should have a healthy fear (or respect) of God and leaders, not an unhealthy fear of God or men.
  • Both faith and fear are contagious. Which one are you spreading to others?

Wednesday
11/20/2019
31458-1
Grace Then Peace, Part 1
Galatians 2:7-16
  • We are each responsible for helping the poor and sharing the Gospel locally and around the world.
  • Good works open the door for evangelism.

Tuesday
11/19/2019
31457-2
From Grace to Greatness, Part 2
Galatians 2:6-10
  • Each and every person has a spiritual responsibility. A spiritual responsibility to serve, to give and to make a difference.
  • We are spiritually responsible for this generation.
  • We are spiritually responsible for this area.
  • When you look after the needs of others, God is committed to looking after you.

Monday
11/18/2019
31457-1
From Grace to Greatness, Part 1
Galatians 2:3-8
  • We are to be careful of divisive people and after warning them, avoid them.
  • Each and every person has a spiritual responsibility. A spiritual responsibility to serve, to give and to make a difference.
  • We are spiritually responsible for this generation.