Sermonette; Given 11/16/2019
Patience, a fruit of God's Spirit and a trait He abundantly displays, is not a passive turning away, but an active effort to control bursts of anger.
Sermonette; Given 10/18/2019
As we approach the time of Christ's return, persecution will become increasingly intense, coming from places we least expect it. We must learn endurance.
Are We Happy?
Sermonette; Given 8/24/2019
The inalienable right to the pursuit of happiness can only be realized when we live in gratitude for Our Creator's purpose for us.
Offended By Truth
Sermonette; Given 7/6/2019
Jesus Christ has become a stumbling block to the nations which reject Him, while at the same time becoming the Chief Cornerstone of a spiritual Temple.
Flag of Our Father
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 7/5/2019
Christ is our Standard, our Banner. He is the Flag of our Father in heaven, the Standard we all strive to emulate and uphold before the world.
Offences Must Come
Sermonette; Given 5/18/2019
Contrary to popular usage, the verb 'offend' indicates a transgression of a moral or divine standard. There is little room to be offended unless there is sin.
What Does It Take to Be a Hero? (Part Two)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 5/17/2019
According to Plutarch, heroism is not about nobility, strength, boldness or even courage. The critical component in the ancients' view of the hero is compassion.
What Does It Take to Be a Hero? (Part One)
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 5/10/2019
We often look to those who catch a ball, belt out a song, or play a part well. They may be skillful, but were they truly heroic? What does it take to be a hero?
Examine Oneself
Sermonette; Given 4/6/2019
To avoid taking the Passover in an unworthy manner, we are to put ourselves on trial, making an ardent effort to detect our shortcomings.
Sermonette; Given 2/9/2019
In Scripture, foam is usually accompanied by a state of agitation, as in hurricanes, angry waves of the sea, nations being torn asunder, or demonic influence.
God In Us
Sermonette; Given 12/8/2018
Ronny Graham, comparing the longest words with the shortest words in the English language, avers that the tiny preposition in has more depth and complexity than the …
The Immutability of God
Sermonette; Given 10/13/2018
One of the rock solid, dependable characteristics of God for which we can take comfort is His immutability. He cannot lie or become capricious.
Blessing God
Sermonette; Given 9/24/2018
Ronny Graham, focusing on Deuteronomy 16:15, where God commands us to keep a sacred feast because God will bless us, cautions us to treat these holy convocations with …
To the Third and Fourth Generation
Sermonette; Given 8/18/2018
When we yield to God, He no longer holds us accountable for the misdeeds of our ancestors. His mercy comes on those who love Him and keep His commandments.
Animals of Israel
Sermonette; Given 5/26/2018
Animals often serve to symbolically represent human traits, and Jacob referred to some of his offspring in Genesis 49 as having animal characteristics.
God's Entourage
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 5/18/2018
Wouldn't it be great if we received a call from a favorite singer or movie personality, or perhaps even the President, who invited us to join his or her entourage?
Baptism and the Last Day of Unleavened Bread
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 4/5/2018
On the last day of Unleavened Bread, God symbolically baptized Israel in the Red Sea. But they could never see past their physical needs and fleshly desires.
What Is Your Game?
Sermonette; Given 3/3/2018
Paul was certainly aware of the obsessiveness of Olympic athletes but stressed that sacrificing for eternal, godly character was a far wiser investment.
Animals in the Bible
Sermonette; Given 1/13/2018
Ronny Graham, reviewing the fifth and sixth days of Creation, when God created the sea-and land-animals, points out the symbolic traits many have come to associate …
Seeing God in Creation (Part Three)
Sermonette; Given 11/4/2017
Ronny Graham, focusing on Mathematics as another part of creation that low-information scientists are loath to attribute to God, points out that mature scientists such …