Passover and Friends United in Truth (Part Two)

CGG Weekly by Mark Schindler

There is a kind of artificial friendship, that to show one's self friendly in it, is very expensive, and in every way utterly unprofitable.


Friendship Within the Church

Sermon by Mark Schindler

Mark Schindler, focusing on the concept of friends and friendship, reflects on William Jennings Bryant's (and Senator McCain's) use of the term "my friends" and biblical allusions to evoke a bond of intimacy and unity for the sake of political expediency. The effusiveness in Bryant's "Cross of Gold," …


Friends of the Friendless (Part Two)

CGG Weekly by John Reiss

True worship of God is more than just not sinning but also visiting the widows and the fatherless. These categories represent all who are weak and lack support.


Friends of the Friendless (Part One)

CGG Weekly by John Reiss

God exhorts His children to be friends of the friendless, and reach out to others in our fellowship who may be experiencing difficult times.


Thank You For Being A Friend

Sermonette by Ted E. Bowling

True friendship is not just a casual relationship, but a deep commitment of trust, enabling the sharing of our deepest thoughts without fear of betrayal.


Titus (Part Two): A Faith Ministry

Sermon by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

The early Church in the first century faced intense, grueling persecution, a time at least as bad as God's people face today. At this time, the Apostle Paul sent his beloved son in the faith, Titus, to hotspots of moral decay and decadence to solve thorny problems in Corinth and Crete, toning down inflamed situations. Titus had …


Courtesy

Sermonette by Mike Ford (1955-2021)

Mike Ford, suggesting that our human nature coaxes us to behave rudely, such as riding other people's bumpers if they are driving too slowly, or slowing to a snail's pace if other people tailgate us, affirms that rudeness seems to be a primary carnal human trait. American schools seem to re-enforce this attribute by teaching …


Kindness

Bible Study by Martin G. Collins

The fifth fruit of the Spirit, kindness, reflects God's loving actions toward us. We in turn must learn to bestow kindness on others.