The disciples thought the command to forgive was to difficult, so they asked for more faith. Jesus basically says you have the faith, use it. And in the end, just realize that you are only doing what you were told to do.
Colossians Series • 2. Thanksgiving - Colossians 1:3-8 Part 2 In the second sermon of this series, Elder Bryce explains the different things that Paul thanks God for. Part 2 of this message focuses on the two reasons we are to worship God. Number 1 - God told us to!. Number 2 - We are thankful! This message was preached on March 20, 2022.
Colossians Series • 2. Thanksgiving - Colossians 1:3-8 Part 1 In the second sermon of this series, Elder Bryce explains the different things that Paul thanks God for. Upon hearing of the behavior of the brethren at the church in Colossae from Epaphras. The Apostle Paul thanks God for their faith in Jesus Christ which is exhibited in their love for their fellow saints of God. Paul further thanks God for the hope of eternal joy that is promised to God’s children, and is secure in the finished work of Jesus Christ. This message was preached on March 20, 2022.
Colossians Series • 1. Brethren - Colossians 1:1-2 Part 2 Elder Bryce continues in this introductory message on Paul's Letter to the Colossians. He teaches that the key to understanding and living in the kingdom of God is to know that Christ has the preeminence in all things. Further, our interpersonal relationships with fellow church members must be based on mutual respect and humility. There are no "levels of sainthood" in the church. We are all brethren. This message was preached on March 13, 2022.
1st John Series • 17. Little Children - 1st John 5:21 part 2 Elder Bryce continues his review of 1st John in chapter two, verse fifteen. This concluding message on the 1st John Series defines John's meaning in the final phrase, "Little Children, keep yourselves from idols." This message was preached on May 9, 2021.
And they began to pray him to depart out of their coasts. And when he was come into the ship, he that had been possessed with the devil prayed him that he might be with him. Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but saith unto him, Go home to thy friends, and tell them how great … Continue reading Our Response to Grace
Jesus has called you into life us by His marvelous and irresistible grace. How will you choose to live that life?
When opposition comes, and it will, simply move on to another field of labor. There will be those to help wherever you go. You just need to be looking!
Let us not quench the smoking flax in judgment of outward appearance. Let us fan the flame of all our fellow children of God to the praise of the glory of His grace!
For God will save Zion, and will build the cities of Judah: that they may dwell there, and have it in possession.Psalms 69:35 Happy Thanksgiving from "Little Brother's Thoughts on the Bible." I pray that you all have a safe and joyful time with friends and family today. Thanksgiving is a uniquely Christian AND American … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving