In our text, we see the powerful truth that the Lord looks at the heart. This truth becomes evident as four things unfold in the text. In the text we see ...
1.) A Proclamation Vs.1-5
2.) A Problem Vs.6-12
3.) A Power Vs.13
4.) A Promotion Vs.14-23
In our text Jesus tells the disciples He had to suffer and rise again from the dead. Jesus gives three great reasons why this was necessary. It was necessary for Jesus to suffer and rise again so that...
1.) We Might Have His Salvation vs.44-46
2.) We Might have His Solution vs.47-48
3.) We Might Have His Spirit vs.49
In our text, two disciples have an encounter with the risen Christ. Their encounter with Jesus teaches us three things about our risen Savior. Our text teaches us today that Jesus is a risen Savior who ...
1.) Comes To Us Vs.15
2.) Cares For Us Vs.17, 25-27
3.) Challenges Us Vs.31-32
In our text, there are three things we should notice. Each of these things come as a direct result of the resurrection and begin with the letter "R". Please note that all believers are to ...
IN our text we find a criminal being crucified along with Jesus. Before he dies, he finds Paradise. Please note...
1.) The Man's Situation Vs.40-41
2.) The Man's Supplication Vs.42
3.) The man's Salvation Vs.43
In our text, Jesus prepared the disciples for his death, burial, and resurrection. Please note that Jesus prepared His disciples for the future through...
1.) A Time of Communion Vs.14-23
2.) A Time of Conflict Vs. 24-30
3.) A Time of Compassion Vs.31-34
In our text, a man Named Zacchaeus experiences salvation. This story can be understood by noting...
1.) An Unusual Reaction Vs.3-4
2.) An Unconditional Response Vs.5-7
3.) An Unmistakable Redemption Vs.8-10
In our text, Jesus encounters a rich young ruler. In this encounter, Jesus teaches about the possibility of eternal life. Please note...
1. The Principle of Eternal Life Vs.15-17
2. The Problem of Eternal Life Vs.18-23
3. The Profit of Eternal Life Vs.24-30
In our text, Joshua and the Israelites are commanded by the Lord to set up memorial stones. These stones were set up as a memorial for three reasons. Please note that these stones were to help Israel...
1.) Remember What God Has Done Vs.4-8
2.) Renew Their Personal Commitment Vs.9-18
3.) Roll Away Past Defeats Vs.19-24
In our text, Paul talks about peace. To have a peace for all seasons...
1.) The Barrier of Sin Must Be Conquered Vs.1-3, 11-13
2.) A Belief in the Savior Must be Confessed Vs. 4-8, 14-16
3.) Our Behavior in the Spirit Must be Consistent Vs. 10, 17-18
The Christmas cantata: "Christmas-In His Presence" presented by the combined choir of Florida Avenue Baptist Church and First Christian Church of Avon Park under the direction of Mr. Dennis Johns.
In our text, Matthew tells us the story of the wise men who journeyed to see Jesus. In showing us this journey, Matthew teaches us three things about a wise man's journey. Matthew teaches us that...
1.) A Wise Man's Journey is One of Faith vs.1-6
2.) A Wise Man's Journey is One of Worship vs.7-11
3.) A Wise Man's Journey is One of Change vs.12
In our text, Micah tells us what Christmas is all about. Micah declares that Christmas is all about a Shepherd who has come to...
1.) Give Us Strength Vs.4a-b
2.) Give Us Security Vs.4c
3.) Give Us Serenity Vs.5
In our text, Jesus teaches the disciples about prayer. A prayer life that prospers exhibits at least three characteristics. A prayer life that prospers...
1.) Prays Continually Vs.2-5
2.) Prayers Confidently Vs.6-8
3.) Prays Contritely Vs.9-14
In our text today, Jesus meets and heals ten lepers as He travels to Jerusalem. sadly, of the ten lepers, only one returns to give thanks. We can understand this text by noting...
1.) An Abandonment Vs.12
2.) An Appeal Vs.13-14
3.) An Appreciation Vs.15-16
4.) An Activity Vs.17-19
In our text, Luke describes an exchange between Jesus and His disciples. Jesus speaks and His disciples respond by making a request. They ask the Lord to increase their faith. To help us understand this discourse, Luke shows us..
1.) The Danger to Our Faith Vs.1-4
2.) The Design of Our Faith Vs. 5-6
3.) The Description of Our Faith Vs. 7-10
In our text, Jesus gives us a glimpse into Heaven and Hell. One man enjoys the beauty of Heaven. The other is on the outside looking in. In this passage, Jesus presents ...
1.) Two Characters Vs.19-21
2.) Two Changes Vs.22-23
3.) Two Consequences Vs.24-31
In our text, Jesus teaches us about the proper use of possessions. These possessions say a lot about our lives. We can understand this text by noting...
1.) The Story Vs. 1b-3
2.) The Solution Vs.4-8a
3.) The Statement Vs.8b-13
In our text, Jesus teaches about the lostness of humanity and the love of God. We can understand this text by noting...
1.) The Context of this Passage Vs. 1-2
2.) The Content of this Passage Vs.3-10
3.) The Challenge of this Passage Vs. 11-32
In our text, Luke shows us how to interact with Jesus. Jesus urges three things for those desiring to follow Him. We are to...
1.) Respond to Christ Vs. 26-27
2.) Recognize the Cost Vs. 28-33
3.) Reflect the Change Vs. 34-35
In our text, Luke shows us an encounter with Jesus that shows us how to interact with God. We can understand this teaching by noting...
1.) A Context Vs. 15-17
2.) A Conflict Vs. 18-23a
3.) A Certainty Vs. 23b-24
In our text, Luke shows us an encounter with Jesus that teaches us how to interact with others. This teaching comes in the form of three scenes.
1.) SCENE ONE: Helping Others Vs. 1-6
2.) SCENE TWO: Humility Before Others Vs. 7-12
3.) SCENE THREE: Honoring Others Vs. 13-14
In our text, Jesus begins addressing questions related to life and eternity. Jesus addresses questions regarding...
1.) Sin..Are the worse of sinner punished more than minor offenders? Vs 1-10
2.) Sabbath..Is God restricted concerning when He can heal? Vs.10-21
3.) Salvation...How many will be saved? Vs.22-30
4.) Safety...What happens when your faith is challenged? Vs.31-35