What Are You Doing?
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What Are You Doing?

“Produce fruit worthy of repentance,” said John the Baptist. As we discussed in yesterday’s broadcast, true repentance is a once-for-all leaving of all sin. It is the beginning of a righteous life in service to God. However, righteousness is not merely the absence of sin. Righteousness, or the fruits of repentance, include specific actions that...

Early Church Repentance
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Early Church Repentance

This shocking study of early church repentance likely flies in the face of everything you’ve been taught about repentance. For the first 150 years of the church, Christians believed in only one repentance. In this repentance, a person renounced his old life and all sin forever. God forgave all his sins. Then, he was to...

The Call to Repent
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The Call to Repent

Repentance, forgiveness, and holiness are the divine trio for salvation. Of these, repentance is the doorway into God’s kingdom. God’s call to repent applies to all people, everywhere. So what exactly does this call entail? First, repentance begins with a recognition that Jesus is the God of heaven and earth who holds life and death...

Who Shall Be Able to Stand?
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Who Shall Be Able to Stand?

“For the great day of his wrath is come; and who shall be able to stand?” These words warn each one of us that we will face the judgment of God based on what we’ve done. On that day, your conscience will agree with every sentence for or against you. If you died in your...

A Thumb in the Devil’s Eye
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A Thumb in the Devil’s Eye

This Halloween, we asked you and Jesus to put a thumb in the devil’s eye. And wow, did God answer! Enjoy the Christian songs, and watch as listeners pledge over $1500 in this offertory! Instead of celebrating death this Halloween, we’re celebrating life–Jesus Christ!

Yoked with Christ
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Yoked with Christ

“Come to me, all who are weary and heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you…for my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” Jesus spoke these words. Though they’re poetic, they raise some questions. How can I rest if I’m working? What kind of work will make my...

The Battle Belongs to the Lord (2015)
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The Battle Belongs to the Lord (2015)

A battle is on for your soul. God’s law, “The soul that sinneth, it shall die,” still stands. So if a person is to save his soul from death, he must be forgiven of his sins and stop sinning. But how is a person to prevail in this battle against sin? Simply, we do not...

A Backslider Restored
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A Backslider Restored

When you woke up this morning, were you excited about Jesus? Or did you feel, “Same old, same old. It’s another day.” Thus is the difference between a saint and a backslider. Pastor Ray describes several red flags that you’re a backslider and how to recover. Three of these signs are: loss of interest in...

True Intimacy with God
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True Intimacy with God

Since the beginning of creation, God intended to carve out a space in his heart to love mankind. Holy intimacy with God prevailed in the Garden of Eden. But, God alone can’t maintain this intimacy. Instead, intimacy requires mutual, reciprocal sacrifice. First, God creates a space in his heart for us. Then, we choose to...

Available for Revival
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Available for Revival

Right now, God sits on his throne as the Creator and Supreme Ruler and Judge of the universe. Jesus Christ has total authority over your life. If you’ve denied him this authority, you’re in rebellion. But what does this have to do with you being available for revival? First, you prepare for revival by being...