BATTLING DISCOURAGEMENT • No one is IMMUNE to discouragement (David, Jeremiah, Elijah, Paul) • Discouragement is INFECTIOUS (Spreads easily and rapidly to others) • The real ISSUES and grim realities of life are too deep to pretend that nothing is ever bad enough for heartache and tears. A) CAUSES OF DISCOURAGEMENT 1. The SAD SPIRITUAL […]

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A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society (Billy Graham) 1. A GODLY dad “Always be zealous for the fear of the LORD” (Prov 23:17b) “But blessed are those who trust in the LORD and have made the LORD their hope […]

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When You Give

Matthew 6: 1 – 4 A) Be COMMITTED (“When you give,” Matt 6:2, 3) B) Be CONSISTENT (1 Cor 16:2a) C) Be CAREFUL • Public recognition, Praise of men (Matt 6:1, 2) • Pretense; to create an impression (Acts 5:1 to 10) Ananias and Sapphira, who held back part of the price of their possession […]

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