Month: August 2018

Jesus Is Faithful, so Hear, Believe, and Obey

Dr. Joseph V. (Josh) Carmichael

Sermon audio from MORNING WORSHIP of NCPC-Selma, “A Word for Wilderness Wanderers“, (29:28) July 29, 2018.

Sermon text: Hebrews 3:1-4:16

Sermon outline: (1.) God’s word demands a faithful response, 3:1-11. (2.) Unbelieving rejection of God’s word leads to rebellion, sin, and disobedience, 3:12-19. (3.) God’s word promises rest to the believing and obedient, 4:1-11. (4.) God’s word is his personal, powerful utterance bringing spiritual diagnosis, 4:12-13. (5.) Jesus, the Son of God, our high priest (and the incarnate Word), sympathizes with his people, 4:14-16.

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A prayer for today, or when fear overwhelms

The Life I Live: Crucified with Christ

I’ve begun another Bible study. I know myself well, which is why I jumped right into another study after finishing the “Finding I Am” study by Lysa TerKeurst. I lack discipline greatly when it comes to being in the Word on my own, so participating in studies keeps me accountable and in the Word. Like the “Finding I Am” study, this one by Beth Moore is short, just six weeks. It’s titled, “The Quest.” Right now, it’s available for free online (aside from the cost of a workbook). You can sign up here:  The Quest

My study this morning concluded with Psalm 139 and an invitation to journal.

Psalm 139: 7-10 “Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. If I rise on the wings of…

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