Consider Before You Speak
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 11/3/2017
We are not just to know the fundamentals of Christianity, we have to put them into practice, and as we do, the more understanding we will have in using them.
Many Are Called, Few Are Chosen
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 8/24/2016
God's calling and predestination can be confusing, especially the verse that 'many are called, but few are chosen'. Why does God not just choose everyone?
Ask God for the Little Things
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 1/29/2016
People used to look to God more than they do now. It was common for people to take all their needs to God, confident that He would listen to and provide them.
Thanksgiving: Honorable Origins
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 11/20/2015
Some have questioned Christians keeping Thanksgiving. The concern is that it stemmed from paganism, and thus a member of God's church should not observe it.
You Shall Love Your Neighbor (Part Three)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 1/23/2015
We learn to love God by first loving our parents. Our first lessons in loving our neighbors happen within what should be the friendly confines of the family.
You Shall Love Your Neighbor (Part Two)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 1/16/2015
Showing God's love to our neighbor goes beyond wishing him well but extends to actively doing him good. It means doing what will benefit him.
You Shall Love Your Neighbor (Part One)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 1/9/2015
The problem with the Pharisees is that they never grasped the simplicity of the law, much less the spirit of it, but dissected it to be thought righteous.
National False Witness
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 11/28/2014
Lying has become so normal that we just expect it. Worse, we can slip into the mode of living with it and even unconsciously participating in it.
Passover Preparedness
Sermonette; Given 3/22/2014
We are to seriously consider this season, examining ourselves carefully and soberly, measuring ourselves against the sinless life of Jesus Christ.
Evaluating the Price of Redemption
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 1/31/2014
Of all of God's appointed times, the Passover is one that we should not rush into without thought and preparation, lest we miss the awesome depth of its meaning.
Rod of Iron
Sermon; Given 1/4/2014
John Reid, asking what Jesus Christ is going to have to change before He begins to rule, maintains that cultural systems and belief systems contrary to God's way of …
Who Are You?
Feast of Tabernacles Sermon; Given 9/22/2013
John Reid, reflecting that incredible as it may seem, we have all been called to be heroes. The wise of this world does not recognize the validity of our calling. …
Worship in Spirit and Truth
Sermonette; Given 7/20/2013
John Reid, recounting the incident of the woman at the well, affirms that we are obligated to worship God in Spirit and in truth. In the New Covenant, God places His …
The Harvest Is Almost In!
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 5/17/2013
The harvest we have all longed for is almost here, but we have a little more time to labor. The return of Christ is soon, but it is not here quite yet.
God's Warning
Sermon; Given 2/23/2013
John Reid, reflecting on Christ's admonition to watch, suggests that to watch world events, but to ignore our spiritual progress and overcoming, is a foolish and …
Do We Remember Who We Are?
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 11/30/2012
Though we are the weak in the world, in God's eyes we are precious. Although we are right now lower than angels, we will be set over the works of His hands.
The Harvest is Almost In
Feast of Tabernacles Sermon; Given 10/7/2012
Without Jesus Christ ruling this earth, mankind cannot govern himself one iota. Good times are coming to the earth when God's governance will restore all things.
Stand Firm in the Truth
Sermon; Given 9/1/2012
In this time of sharp religious confusion, it is good to hunker down in our spiritual foxhole until the deadly volleys of heretical shrapnel have ceased.
Finishing Your Gun Lap
Sermon; Given 5/5/2012
The most dangerous lap we encounter is when everyone around us tends to be compromising. Today, what was once aberrant behavior is now considered normal.
The Wearing Out of the Saints
Sermon; Given 12/24/2011
Daniel foretells of a leader who will 'wear out the saints of the Most High.' Though we may feel worn out now, we will prevail in the end if we stay the course.