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ROK-04e Short Clip Peter’s Lessons on the End of the World, Materialism, Contentment & the Un-Cluttered Life. So Peter lays it out for those saints in Century 1, and for all of us since. Inspired by God who jealously wants all of our attention, all of our affections and cravings, Peter passionately pens his final […]

THE MORE YOU HAVE, THE MORE YOU WANT–God States The 4 Dangers of Being Affluent Christians

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2020Rev-08a – Avoiding End Of Days Spiritual Blindness 200414AM Short Clips When Jesus visited the seventh church, Laodicea, He found an equally dangerous condition. The Laodiceans weren’t just going into the radiation zone once a week. They were living there. They were so consumed with the acquisition of stuff, with the piling up of riches, […]

Who Was The Richest Man Ever?

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The Richest Man Ever 19-Samuel-20 191125AM Who Was The Richest Man Ever? Our legacy is what we leave behind to those we love. What did David God’s servant leave behind? In Acts 13:22,36 we saw David’s epitaph, written by God, in nine words–David served the purpose of God in his generation. The first thing David […]

Laodicea: Jesus Warns of the Danger of Having Too Much Stuff

As we open to Revelation 3:17, we are opening to Jesus the Christ of Christmas, talking about something so timely to Christmas, so relevent to our choices this season, and so right where we are today that it is uncanny.

Jesus is addressing the condition that the believers at Laodicea had gotten themselves into. They were simply described by Christ as: loaded down with stuff.

They could afford all that stuff, they bought all those items with their hard-earned money. They stored their possessions carefully, and used them regularly. But, what the Laodiceans are confronted with by Christ is not that they had so much, but the danger that comes when we have too much stuff.

Rich Poor & Poor Rich

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Rich Poor Poor Rich ACL-13 970907AM The Rich-Poor and The Poor-Rich JAMES 1:9-11 God describes four types of people living in our world: rich/poor, rich/rich, poor/rich and poor/poor. Jesus Christ was born in poverty. He was born in a lowly stable, to poor parents, overlooked by the world. Jesus was born in a borrowed manger, […]

Rich Toward God

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Rich Toward God ACL-14 970914AM JAMES-10 1.9-11 “EXTRAVAGANT GIVING IS RICH TOWARD GOD ” JAMES 1:9-11 This morning we are concluding our time considering the new way the Lord measures wealth. James tells us it is not outward but inward. It is not material but spiritual. It is not having but giving. Jesus pointed this […]