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Pergamos-Samson: Sin Binds, Blinds, Grinds

  030601PM BIO-12     NR2-24    WTB-51 STONES-17 PERGAMOS THE STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS: PERGAMOS– LESSONS IN LIVING AT THE END OF DAYS THE DANGER OF THE COMPROMISED CHRISTIAN God’s Word records that Sampson’s life pictures compromise. Great blessing and strength in one area of our lives does not make up for neglect and weakness […]

Smyrna – Living for Jesus

NR2-22    WTB-49 030427PM Stones-15 Smyrna-4 The stones of god’s witness: smyrna– lessons in living at the end of days Ending Well       Please open to Hymn # 372.   The words of this hymn were written in the year 1917. The author was 51, unable to finish the career he studied to […]

Smyrna – Ending Well like David

NR2-21    WTB-48 030413PM STONES-14 SMYRNA-3 THE STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS: SMYRNA– LESSONS IN LIVING AT THE END OF DAYS ENDING WELL The shadow of a sixty-year-old man was silhouetted against the canvas of the tent. The flickering candle cast a golden aura inside as he knelt beside a small wood and canvas cot. Rhythmic […]

Symyra – Suffering Tribulations

NR2-19    WTB-46 030330PM STONES-12 SMYRNA-1 THE STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS: SMYRNA– LESSONS IN LIVING AT THE END OF DAYS SUFFERING THROUGH MANY TRIBULATIONS A TRUE TEST “A person1 who claims to be a Christian and who does not give up his faith in the midst of trials and difficulties is a true Christian. His […]

Athens While Paul is Waiting

NR2-11   WTB-37 021013PM Stones-3 Athens From Philippi to Patmos STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS: ATHENS – KNOWING THE TRUE GOD SLIDE # 1: STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS SLIDE # 2: REAL PLACES, REAL PEOPLE, REAL PROBLEMS SLIDE # 3: MAIN STREET CHRISTIANITY In the market1 place of every city there stood a milestone giving the distance […]

Berea, Philippi and Tessalonica

NR2-10    WTB-36 020915PM Stones of Gods Witness Berea -Philippi -Thessalonica-Athens From Philippi to Patmos STONES OF GOD’S WITNESS: PHILIPPI – PRAISING GOD FROM THE PITS THESSALONICA – WATCHING FOR CHRIST FROM THE TRENCHES BERA – SEARCHING FOR TRUTH IN THE WORD In the market[1] place of every city there stood a milestone giving the […]

From Philippi to Patmos

NR2-09    WTB-35 020908PM Stones of God’s Witness -1  Philippi to Patmos From Philippi to Patmos ATHENS/MARS HILL: We’ll share our morning devotional study sitting at Mars Hill where Paul was brought before the council. Finally, we reach the ‘harmony between matter and spirit’, the monument that ‘puts order in the mind’, the Parthenon. On […]

He was Buried-2

040808PM WOTB-25 He Was Buried NR2-45    ORS-12    WTB-25 He Was Buried There are two amazing men that we find in the opening and closing pages of the Gospel by John. The first was Nicodemus who comes to Jesus by night and hears the greatest verse in the Bible which was spoken to him. […]

The Exact Event

040425PM WOTB-18 The Exact Event NR2-43    ORS-09   WTB-18 The Exact Event One of the greatest proofs we as believers can ever find about God’s Word is found in fulfilled prophesy. Of all the prophecies fulfilled in the Bible, the clearest and most verified are those surrounding Christ’s 1st coming and death.   Tonight we […]

Gallicantu and Peter’s Failures

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NR2-39   WTB-11 040118PM WOTB-11 From the Cradle to the Cross-4 GALLICANTU The Lord wants us to learn a lesson about Peter tonight. The lesson is that God does not want to emphasize OUR FAILURES – He wants to emphasize HIS FORGIVENESS. That is the lesson of Gallicantu, the place where the rooster crowed twice after […]

From the Cradle to the Cross

NR2-38   WTB-09 031228PM   Tonight’s journey starts at THE CRADLE. Near the Shepherd’s Fields of Bethlehem is where we find that God speaks as no one else ever has in the History of Planet Earth. The Lord alone can tell us IN ADVANCE – what will come to pass in the future.   The Birth of […]


GCM-12  NR2-36  WTB-07 031130PM Bethlehem Bethlehem: The Two Kings SLIDE # 1: TITLE   Jesus[1] was born in Bethlehem, while Herod was born in Edom. Jesus the Messiah was sinless; Herod, the king of the Jews, was a cruel tyrant. Herod’s earthly power was awesome, but stored no treasures in the kingdom of heaven. Jesus […]

Moriah and Golgotha

NR2-35    WTB-06 031109PM The World of the Bible-06 Moriah The World of the Bible: Moriah, Golgotha, and Calvary Slide: Jerusalem Sunspot     Jerusalem should be your favorite city. After all, it’s the city that God has chosen for Himself (I Kings 11:13).  In Psalm 87:2,3 we read, ‘The Lord loves the gates of […]


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NR2-34   WTB-05 031102PM  THE WORLD OF THE BIBLE: GETHSEMANE Matthew 26.36 Then cometh Jesus with them unto a place called Gethsemane, and saith unto the disciples, Sit ye here, while I go and pray yonder.   Mark 14:32 Then they came to a place which was named Gethsemane; and He said to His disciples,  “Sit […]

Decapolis – Power of One Life

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NR2-33    WTB-04 031026PM WOTB-4 Decapolis The Power of One Life Mark 5 Probably my favorite spot in the Holy Land is a tiny archaeological ruin called Kursi. It is the spot where I always remember that no matter how weak I am, how little it seems I ever get done—its not about me but […]

The World of the Bible

NR2-30    WTB-01 030921PM  Holy Land 2004 World of the Bible is a … LAND THAT GOD MADE TIME GOD PLANNED CULTURE GOD SHAPED LANGUAGE GOD SPOKE GEOGRAPHY GOD USED PLACE GOD DWELLS Psalm 9:11 Sing praises to the Lord, who dwells in Zion! Declare His deeds among the people. Psalm 48:2 Beautiful in elevation, […]

The Greatest Life Ever Lived

040104PM NR2-47    WTB-10 WOTB-10 From the Cradle to the Cross-3 From the Cradle To the Carpenter’s Shop To the Cross Title Slide This evening I would like to take you on a Faith Journey. That is a journey that strengthens and encourages faith in God’s Word and in God’s Plan for each of us. […]

The Passion Road

040404PM NR2-42    WTB-16 WOTB-16 The Passion Road The Passion Road Tonight we follow the Road to Calvary. The journey that Jesus took from Pilate’s Palace, to the Pavement or Gabbatha in the Fortress of Antonio to Golgotha – was for the sin of the world. Jesus offered Himself there on that Cross as the […]

Laodicea – The Request of Jesus

980621PM NR2-08   REV-16 DTS # 17 THE REQUEST OF JESUS 7-LAODICEA LAODICEA: NOTHING? REV 3.14-22 Revelation 3:14-22 14 “And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write, ‘These things says the Amen, the Faithful and True Witness, the Beginning of the creation of God:15 “I know your works, that you are neither cold […]

Philadelphia – The Approval of Jesus

980621AM NR2-07   REV-15 DTS # 16 THE APPROVAL OF JESUS 6-PHILADELPHIA REVELATION 3: 7 – 13 PHILADELPHIA: OPEN DOORS   Open your Bibles to Revelation 3: 7 13 and in so doing, you open to the sixth of seven letters our Lord Jesus wrote to seven literal, historic churches. Each church was given a powerful […]

Pergamos – The Security of Jesus

NR2-04   NR6-10   REV-12 980607PM DTS # 13 The Security of Jesus Pergamum: Wed to the World REVELATION 2:12-17   Revelation 2:12-17 12 “and to the angel of the church in Pergamos write, ‘these things says he who has the sharp two-edged sword: 13 “I know your works, and where you dwell, where Satan’s throne is. […]

Thyatira – The Chastisement of Jesus

980614AM NR2-05   REV-13 DTS # 14 THE CHASTISEMENT OF JESUS-THYATIRA FEARING THE CHASTISEMENT OF JESUS REVELATION 2:18-29 THYATIRA: THE CORRUPT CHURCH JESUS GETS PERSONAL IN THIS 4TH LETTER Revelation 2:18-29 “And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write, ‘These things says the Son of God, who has eyes like a flame of fire, […]

Ephesus – The Jealousy of Jesus

980524PM NR2-02     NR4-38   REV-10 DTS # 11 THE JEALOUSY OF JESUS REVELATION 2:1-7 THE JEALOUSY OF JESUS JESUS AS ALL I REALLY LOVE WELCOME TO THE CHURCH AT EPHESUS: If you were arriving in Ephesus this morning, there is only one sight that would catch your eyes. Not the bustling harbor teeing with boats, […]

Corinth and the Bema Seat-1

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KGD-38  NR2-12 021124PM   Are you ready this evening to appear at Christ’s Throne? When we take pilgrims to Greece, the most moving spot of all is in the city of Ancient Corinth. I have seen travelers who were just tourists the whole trip until they reached that spot. And there beneath the raised stone […]