The Gift of Eternal Life
Feast of Tabernacles Sermon; Given 10/9/2020
Martin Collins, making a clear distinction between living forever and eternal life, points out that longevity does not necessarily equate to quality of life. Living …
How Much Do You Value the Kingdom of God?
Feast of Tabernacles Sermon; Given 10/5/2020
Martin Collins, acknowledging that the Baby Boomers and the Millennials are less inclined to have a more jaded view of martyrdom for any reason than the World War II …
Seedtime and Harvest
Sermonette; Given 10/3/2020
Martin Collins, cuing in on the Parable of the Sower in Mark 4 who sows seed on stony ground, thorny ground, and rich fertile ground, focuses on the significance of …
Spiritual Satisfaction
Sermonette; Given 9/28/2020
Martin Collins, observing that when our minds and bodies are concerned about survival ( a byproduct of fasting or afflicting oneself) , our minds are dulled to …
How Does God View Human Government?
Sermon; Given 9/26/2020
As obnoxious as tyrannical power may seem, we have the obligation to behave lawfully. Even the vilest of leaders has been allowed by God to rule.
What if You Are Betrayed?
Sermon; Given 9/5/2020
Betrayal is triggered by a root of bitterness resulting from envy, but turning into hatred, a shoot of bitterness manifesting a spirit of murder.
God's Splendor Revealed in Orchids!
Commentary; Given 8/29/2020
God, in His tremendous imagination, created over 25,000 documented species of orchids. Each species of orchid demonstrates God's intelligent design.
Excellence in Character (Part Three)
Bible Study (Article); Posted 8/20/2020
Each Christian must develop godliness through righteous behavior and service, adding virtue to their faith.
Differences of Opinion
Sermon; Given 8/15/2020
Satan champions self-opinion and mob behavior. God's church has never been immune to division because each member has only part of the truth.
Let There Be Light
Commentary; Given 7/25/2020
Genesis 1 reveals an incredible, grand design. God has ordered and structured all things according to logical principles.
Liberty and Justice for All
Sermon; Given 7/4/2020
God has freed us from the bondage of sin, the breaking of His law. Liberty comes only from obeying God and accepting the positive yoke of Jesus Christ.
The Continuous Testing of Our Faith
Sermon; Given 6/20/2020
The constant tests to which God submits His people enable them to build character by responding in faith. God perfected Abraham's faith through difficult trials.
Excellence in Character (Part Two)
Bible Study (Article); Posted 6/4/2020
Scripture defines virtue as a strength or power that disciplined people use to produce beautiful traits of goodness.
Spiritual Renewal
Sermon; Given 5/30/2020
Paul admonishes the Corinthians to resist contentions, outbursts of wrath, selfish ambition, backbiting, whispering, slander, conceit, and agitation.
Discerning Signs and Redeeming Time
Sermon; Given 5/16/2020
God's people have an obligation to awaken out of their complacency, realizing that their allotted time for repenting and overcoming is drawing to its close.
Confusion of Heart
Commentary; Given 4/25/2020
We are inundated by contradictory and confusing information from public officials and health 'experts' on the proper response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Church Unity Despite the Spirit of the World
Sermon; Given 4/18/2020
The unity of God's church does not derive from organizational expertise, the conformity of ecumenism, or the tolerance for evil, but from the family model.
Discerning Spirits and Discerning the Body
Sermon; Given 3/28/2020
Because of the culture of deception fostered by Satan and his children, we must develop discernment to tell the difference between truth and falsehood.
Excellence in Character (Part One)
Bible Study (Article); Posted 3/10/2020
In this world, living virtuously is not easy. Those who try to do right often suffer ridicule and face some form of discrimination when they fail to join their more …
In Whom Do You Place Your Confidence?
Sermonette; Given 3/7/2020
God does not want us to have confidence in ourselves or other people, but only in Him. Consequently, it is a mistake to trust the media or the leaders of nations.