The Hedge of God (2007)
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The Hedge of God (2007)

Have you consecrated yourself to God? If so, you will face the same temptation as Job. That is, the hedge of God that both keeps the devil out and keeps you in. When you come face to face with the reality, “I have nothing to show for my life. I can't do anything for God....

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A Battle for Your Soul! (Encore, 2003)

The battle for your soul needs to be settled so that you can pull sinners out of the fire. This three-stage process is depicted in the exodus of the children of Israel, their time in the desert, and their entry into the promised land. The first stage is an external battle with sin. When we...

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Endurance (November 2016)

Have you ever asked, “How do I know if I'm enduring or not?” That answers hinges on whether or not you complain. It is not sin to admit difficulty–but will you take it to Jesus and pray through, or will you bitterly complain like a sinner? Jesus is pleased when we walk without sin through...

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Endurance (James 5)

Jesus calls us to love and trust Him through all circumstances – to endure instead of complain or grumble. It's not sin to admit difficulty – but we must choose to pray through it and not be swayed off course by it. This is how Jesus weaves himself into our lives!

The Hedge of God
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The Hedge of God

If you've fully given yourself to Jesus, the hedge of God now protects you, much in the same way it protected Job. The issue that Job wrestled with (and that we must wrestle with as well) is that due to this hedge we cannot function as if we were gods and all self (our meager...

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Sifted Saints (April 27, 2003)

Today, we're reposting an old sermon that was preached on April 2003 (the quality is not particularly good but it's clear), laying out the process of being sifted. Jesus is praying that your faith will not fail.  Have you crossed that obedience line where all has been given to Jesus or has your faith failed...