Everything is Politics
Commentary; Given 8/8/2020
Richard Ritenbaugh, acknowledging that virtually any and every topic one engages in has a political edge, whatever a person says automatically places him on a point …
Has Humanity Reached Total Depravity? (Part Two)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 8/7/2020
People living after the Flood, up to today, have the same sinful nature. As much as evolutionists would like to argue the point, humanity has not improved.
Has Humanity Reached Total Depravity? (Part One)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 7/31/2020
It would be difficult to devise a sentence that would more effectively portray the corruption of humanity than does Genesis 6:5. Mankind was totally depraved.
The Doctrine of Israel (Part Eleven): Genesis 49 and Deuteronomy 33
Sermon; Given 7/25/2020
Genesis 49 and Deuteronomy 33 identify the family traits of the Israelite tribes. God maintains a closer relationship with Israel than with any other people.
The Usual Chaos
Commentary; Given 7/18/2020
Michael Crichton predicted the disinformation age we are living through right now, warning that it would be difficult to separate reality from fantasy.
The Doctrine of Israel (Part Ten): Where Is Israel Today?
Sermon; Given 7/11/2020
No matter how scattered Israel is, God will not lose the smallest grain. Using Jerusalem as a reference point, Israel dispersed north and west into Europe.
Why Preach the Gospel to the World?
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 6/26/2020
Why is the church to preach the gospel? Preaching the gospel is good, but preaching it for the right reasons puts one in harmony with God.
Check Your Culture
Commentary; Given 6/13/2020
God's people living in America must prioritize God's Commandments over the U.S. Constitution and over American culture. We have a heavenly citizenship.
Our Way Forward
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 6/12/2020
As God's instruction manual, the Bible contains the answers and guidance we need in times of trouble. Scripture reflects His mind more than any other resource.
Pentecost and Time
Sermon; Given 5/31/2020
Because of our 'time-bound' state, unless we sync with God's timetable, we are squandering our God-given time to become members of His family.
The Doctrine of Israel (Part Nine): Romans 11
Sermon; Given 5/23/2020
Paul poses two questions in Romans 11: Has God discarded Israel for all time? Will God graft physical Israel into the Covenant people of Abraham?
The Doctrine of Israel (Part Eight): Romans 10
Sermon; Given 5/2/2020
From the days of Sinai on, the ancient Israelites fixated on the notion that they were God's chosen people. This perspective proved counterproductive.
The Doctrine of Israel (Part Seven): Romans 9
Sermon; Given 4/25/2020
Paul describes physical Israel as broken branches, allowing gentile branches to be grafted in, ultimately leading to the return of Israel to God's grace.
Religious Liberty at Risk
Commentary; Given 4/18/2020
The First Amendment protects religion from government interference. However, some liberal politicians are exploiting the coronavirus crisis to erode this right.
No One Else Matters (Part Two)
Sermon; Given 4/15/2020
Sin has tainted the most faithful leaders. Most (perhaps all) church leaders have skeletons in their closets, but we follow them as they follow Christ.
Offerings and Taxes
Sermonette; Given 4/9/2020
Richard Ritenbaugh, comparing the tax systems devised by human governments with God's offerings, observes that mankind's tax laws are intricate, while God's system of …
No One Else Matters (Part One)
Sermon; Given 4/9/2020
All God's shepherds are mortal men, guilty of sin, including Moses. Despite that, God backed them up because they faithfully followed His leadership.
What's the Endgame?
Commentary; Given 4/4/2020
Leaders will use crises to consolidate their power and further their agenda. The real devastation may occur after the coronavirus runs its course.
Faith Over Fear
Sermon; Given 3/21/2020
When it looks like things are out of control, God is busily at work behind the scenes. If we replace anxiety with faith, God will grant us divine peace.
Avoiding Prayer? Consider Carefully
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 3/13/2020
The whole world is in hurry-up mode. What have often suffered are prayer and its companion, Bible study--and ultimately, the individual's relationship with God.