Bro Rick:  Humility or Pride? Ezk 34:11-16  God sought us where ever we were and gathered us to one fold, to one church and there He feeds in good pasture.  But those who are self-righteous, who are fat and strong in themselves and don’t need God, He will...

Sis Leslie:  Complete Victory You can have complete victory over whatever the enemy brings against you.  Whatever that is that satin continually rubs your face in can be completely erased, not ever to return to plague you again.  Think of Moses and the Israelites and...

Lessons For Missionaries

Bro Richard: Lessons For Missionaries What are we yet learning today? You don’t have to go overseas to bring God to others. You can start in your own back yard. Sacramento is a melting pot of enormous diversity that needs salvation. There are those in our own...

Sis Leslie: More than Conquerors

Rom 8:28, 31-39 We are more than conquerors. If God is for us, who can be against us?  God didn’t spare His own son for our sake and delivered Him up to us that we may also dwell with Christ as sons and daughters in heaven. 1 Kings 18:22  There were 450 prophets...

Sis Leslie: Reaction or Response?

Lk 10:38-42, Jn 11:1-5, Mat 26:1-2, 6-7 Scholars believe that Mary, Martha, and Lazarus were related to Simon the leper and that they lived in his house.  Their parents had died.   Martha, the oldest was responsible for maintaining the home.  Mary was the youngest. ...

Bro Rick: Gifts from God

Mat 7:7-11 God’s greatest gift to us is His own son, that we might be free from sin and be adopted into the family of God as sons and daughters. Jn 4:7-14 The Samaritan woman was thinking of literal water while Jesus was speaking of spiritual water regarding the...

Bro Rick Coleman: Recipe for pleasing God

Col 3:1-10  Though there are many things we no longer do when we were in sin, there are still things that we must put off from ourselves.  When we come in from hard work outdoors we remove our soiled, sweaty clothes and wash our bodies.  We don’t even think of...

God’s Goodness

Sis Leslie, 7/9/19: The word “good” has many meanings. It can indicate competence such as good judgement or reliability; he’s a good friend to have in a pinch. It can be used to describe strength, behavior, thoroughness, etc. The word, good, is...

Help Thy Brother Up

Bro Rick:  Help Thy Brother, Not Keep Him Down Rom 14:7-13, 1 Jn 2:7, We are in the true light and no longer in darkness, sin is gone.  But if you hate your brother, neighbor, boss, sibling, etc. the darkness of sin will remain.  Mat 26:41, We are in a spiritual war...

Holy Behavior That Sets Apart

2 Peter 3:10-12a But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will vanish with a [mighty and thunderous] roar, and the [material] elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and the works that are on it will be burned up. Since...