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Dating and Preparing for Marriage (Part 2) - Purpose of Dating, When and Who to Date, Qualities of a Good Spouse

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70:56 minutes (15.32 MB)

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To listen to the next sermon in the series, click here: Part 3

2. The purpose of dating (romantic dating) is to find a spouse.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 37) - Eph 1:13; Eph 2:8

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78:34 minutes (16.8 MB)

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Dating and Preparing for Marriage (Part 3) - Qualities of a Good Spouse

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65:21 minutes (14.11 MB)

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To listen to the previous sermon in the series, click here: Part 2
To listen to the next sermon in the series, click here: Part 4

iv. Humility

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 38) - Eph 4:24; Phi 1:19; Phi 2:12

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53:46 minutes (11.49 MB)

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Dating and Preparing for Marriage (Part 4) - Qualities of a Good Husband and Wife

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72:23 minutes (15.64 MB)

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To listen to the previous sermon in the series, click here: Part 3
To listen to the next sermon in the series, click here: Part 5

ix. Patience

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 39) - Phi 3:9; Col 1:21-23; 1Th 1:4-5

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49:35 minutes (10.6 MB)

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Dating and Preparing for Marriage (Part 5) - Dating Guidelines for Different Age Groups, Dating Unbelievers

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64:09 minutes (13.74 MB)

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To listen to the next sermon in the series, click here: Part 6

VIII. Dating considerations for different age groups and statuses.
1. General considerations for all.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 40) - 2Th 1:7-9; 2Th 2:10-12

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71:44 minutes (15.35 MB)

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Dating and Preparing for Marriage (Part 6) - Dating Unbelievers and Believers, Spiritual and Financial Compatability, Engagement

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59:41 minutes (12.85 MB)

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To listen to the next sermon in the series, click here: Part 7

C. If a Christian's heart is right, his purpose in dating an unbeliever is to attempt to convert her.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 41) - 2Th 2:13-14

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56:17 minutes (12 MB)

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The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 1) - The OT Canon; Covenants Prior to the Law of Moses

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71:37 minutes (15.56 MB)

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I. The purpose of this study.
1. There is a lot of confusion among professing Christians concerning the role of the Old Testament, and specifically the law of Moses, in the lives of Christians living under the New Testament.
2. Many believe that Christians today are required by God to keep the law of Moses, or at least some parts of it such as the sabbath or the dietary laws.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 42) - Act 15:9; 1Ti 1:16

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47:23 minutes (10.13 MB)

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The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 2) - The Law of Moses; Conditional Old Covenant; The New Testament

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57:52 minutes (12.58 MB)

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D. The "old" or "first" testament/covenant is the law of Moses.
i. Each time the word "old" or "first" testament/covenant is used in the NT, it is referring to the law of Moses, such as the following:
a. The first covenant (Heb 8:7,9; Heb 9:1).
(i) The first covenant was the law of Moses which gave commandments concerning the Levitical priesthood (Heb 8:4) and instructions concerning the tabernacle (Heb 8:5).

Jesus Was Not Some Lovey-Dovey, Soft, Syrupy, Sissy Man

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66:20 minutes (14.18 MB)

The preaching of the gospel is pleasing to God, whether it is preached to a child of God who receives it with joy, or to a reprobate who receives it with contempt. In this Bible study, Pastor Wagner shows that Jesus Christ is not some soft, syrupy, sissy man who avoided offending sinners, but is rather the sovereign God of the universe who expects sinners to come to Him on His terms, or not at all.

The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 3) - The Abolition of the Old Testament

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75:34 minutes (16.39 MB)

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V. The Abolition of the Old Testament
1. The law of Moses was only given to the nation of Israel (Psa 147:19-20; Rom 3:1-2).
A. The Gentile nations were never under the law of Moses.
B. Why would the Gentiles be put under the law of Moses (old testament) after Jesus came and abolished it by writing a new testament?
2. The law of Moses was added until the seed should come to whom the promise was made (Gal 3:19).

King Herod's Folly

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77:58 minutes (16.68 MB)

Pastor Wagner draws some lessons from the account of King Herod putting John the Baptist in prison and later beheading him (Mar 6:14-29), such as: telling the truth can get you thrown in prison, there is a time to rebuke the king, sinful vows should not be kept, and bad things sometimes happen to good and innocent people.

The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 4) - Transitional Period Between OT & NT; Parts of the OT That are Still in Effect

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74:42 minutes (16.09 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Christian and the Old Testament

VI. The transitional period between the resurrection of Christ and the destruction of Jerusalem and the Temple in 70AD.
1. Christ officially and legally abolished the law of Moses when He died on the cross (Col 2:14 c/w Eph 2:15 c/w 2Co 3:13).
2. The New Testament which declared that the law was abolished was not written down by the apostles until 20-30 years later.

Dealing With Adversity

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72:34 minutes (15.49 MB)

Pastor Wagner shows from the scripture how to deal with adversity, affliction, and persecution the way that Jesus did by loving our enemies, blessing them that curse us, praying for them that despitefully use us, and not rendering evil for evil. When we are persecuted the Lord stands with us and will not suffer us to be tempted above that we are able.

To learn more about dealing with life's difficulties, click here: Dealing With Problems

The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 5) - Parts of the OT That are Still in Effect; Sabbath Commandment Abolished

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63:56 minutes (13.78 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Christian and the Old Testament

iv. 4th commandment - Remember the sabbath (Exo 20:8-11).
a. The sabbath commandment is the only one of the ten commandments that is not repeated in the NT.
b. The sabbath commandment was only ever given to the Jews (Exo 31:12-18).
c. References to Jesus and other keeping the sabbath in the gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) were all made before Jesus fulfilled and abolished the law of Moses, including the sabbath.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 43) - Act 17:30; 1Th 2:16

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58:38 minutes (12.52 MB)

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The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 6) - The Prophets, Psalms, and Proverbs; How to Use the OT; Objections

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70:00 minutes (15.02 MB)

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4. What about the prophets, psalms and proverbs?
A. The part of the Old Testament in our Bible which is specifically abolished is the law of Moses which included the old covenant and the commandments which were given to Israel.
i. 2Co 3:13 - And not as Moses, which put a vail over his face, that the children of Israel could not stedfastly look to the end of that which is abolished:

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 44) - 1Ti 2:4-6

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64:39 minutes (13.46 MB)

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The Christian and the Old Testament (Part 7) - Objections

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72:15 minutes (15.68 MB)

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4. The sabbath was given in Exo 16:22-30 before it was given in the ten commandments in Exo 20:8-11.
A. This supposedly proves that it was not just given to Israel.
B. It was given to Israel in both places, and it was only ever given to Israel (Exo 31:12-18).
5. Jesus kept the sabbath.
A. Of course He did! Jesus was a Jew living under the law of Moses.
B. Jesus also went to the Jewish feasts and kept the rest of the law of Moses perfectly.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 45) - 1Ti 4:10; 2Ti 2:10; 2Ti 2:12

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52:31 minutes (11.21 MB)

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Easter - The Spring Equinox is the Real Reason for the Season

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90:32 minutes (19.67 MB)

I. The origin of Easter
1. The name
A. The name Easter comes from the word Eostre (pronounced ee-stra or o-stra).
i. Easter: “Baeda Temp. Rat. xv. derives the word from Eostre, the name of a goddess whose festival was celebrated at the vernal equinox; her name shows that she was originally the dawn-goddess.” (Etymology of Easter, Oxford English Dictionary)
ii. "The English name Easter is of uncertain origin; Bede in the 8th century derived it from that of the Anglo-Saxon SPRING GODDESS EOSTRE." (caps mine - CEW) (Easter, Encyclopedia Britannica, 1968 Ed., Vol. 7, p.865)

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 46) - 2Ti 3:15; Tit 2:11-12

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36:23 minutes (7.78 MB)

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Five Phases of Salvation

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99:58 minutes (21.62 MB)

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Five Phases of Salvation

I. The means by which God saves men from their sins includes several phases beginning before the foundation of the world and ending at the end of time.

II. There are five distinct phases of God's plan of salvation, which are:

Pastoral Authority (Part 1)

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71:17 minutes (15.23 MB)

Pastoral Authority

I. Authority- 1. a. Power or right to enforce obedience; moral or legal supremacy; the right to command, or give an ultimate decision.

II. The derivation of pastoral authority.
1. All authority originates from God, and is given by God (Rom 13:1-2).
2. Power - II. As a person, body, or thing. 6. a. One who or that which is possessed of or exercises power, influence, or government; an influential or governing person, body, or thing; in early use, one in authority, a ruler, governor.

The Sonship of Jesus Christ - Refuting the Heresy of Eternal Generation (Part 1)

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72:59 minutes (15.66 MB)

The Sonship of Jesus Christ - Refuting the Heresy of Eternal Generation (Part 2)

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57:04 minutes (12.23 MB)

Pastoral Authority (Part 2)

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64:57 minutes (13.93 MB)

V. Pastors are supposed to teach, instruct, reprove, rebuke, exhort, and admonish their church members.
1. Reproofs of instruction are the way of life (Pro 6:23).
2. A primary job of a pastor is to reprove and rebuke (2Ti 4:2; 2Ti 3:16; Tit 2:15).
A. Reprove - 1. trans. To reject. 2. To express disapproval of (conduct, actions, beliefs, etc.); to censure, condemn. 3. To reprehend, rebuke, blame, chide, or find fault with (a person).

Fasting

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74:53 minutes (16.22 MB)

A master copy of the indented outline in both MS Word and PDF formats can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.

I. Definitions
1. Fasting - 1. The action of the vb. fast; abstinence from food; an instance of this.
2. Fast v. - 1. a. intr. To abstain from food, or to restrict oneself to a meagre diet, either as a religious observance or as a ceremonial expression of grief.

II. The purpose of fasting
1. Fasting is a sign of humility (Psa 35:13).
2. Fasting is a means of chastening one's soul (Psa 69:10-11).

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 47) - Heb 2:1-3

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59:51 minutes (12.78 MB)

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Unconverted Elect (Part 1)

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83:10 minutes (18.01 MB)

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Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 48) - Eze 18:21-24; Eze 33:11-19

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52:34 minutes (11.25 MB)

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Unconverted Elect (Part 2)

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75:40 minutes (16.33 MB)

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Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 49) - Heb 2:9; Heb 3:6,14; Heb 3:17-19; Heb 4:1-11

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66:37 minutes (14.21 MB)

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Communion (Part 1) - What Communion Is; Proper Elements Used in Communion

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68:02 minutes (14.61 MB)



Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 50) - Heb 5:9; Heb 6:4-6; Heb 7:25; Heb 10:10; Heb 10:26-38

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53:41 minutes (11.48 MB)

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Communion (Part 2) - Closed Communion

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63:21 minutes (13.62 MB)




Why We Believe In God - A Reasonable Answer

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82:32 minutes (17.58 MB)

In this Bible study Pastor Wagner teaches the brethren how to "be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear" (1Pe 3:15) when answering the question of why we believe in God.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 51) - Heb 12:14-17; Jam 1:12

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40:48 minutes (8.74 MB)

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Communion (Part 3) - When, Where, Why, and How Communion is to be Observed

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63:14 minutes (13.66 MB)




Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 52) - Jam 1:18; Jam 1:21

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54:58 minutes (11.7 MB)

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Communion (Part 4) - Refuting Transubstantiation

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58:35 minutes (12.71 MB)




Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 53) - Jam 2:14-26; Jam 5:19-20; 1Pe 1:5

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56:01 minutes (11.97 MB)

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Communion (Part 5) - Origin of Transubstantiation; Eucharist in One Kind; Eucharist Worship

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56:43 minutes (12.17 MB)



Wrong Reasons for Pastoring a Church

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63:27 minutes (13.61 MB)

A master copy of the indented outline in both MS Word and PDF formats can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.

I. Considering that some of you will certainly talk about the proper motivation for pastoring churches such as the ones we pastor, I want to discuss some things that should not motivate us to do what we do, namely:
1. Pride
2. Notoriety
3. Money
II. Pride
1. The first evil motivation for pastoring a church is pride.

Abortion and Gay Marriage - The Judgment of God

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95:44 minutes (20.53 MB)

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I. A misunderstanding of the judgment of God.
1. Christians often say that God will judge our country for allowing abortion and gay marriage.
2. The truth is that God has judged our country by allowing abortion and gay marriage.

II. An effective method of deception is to use euphemisms.
1. "When words lose their meaning, people lose their freedom." - Confucius
2. Abortion and gay marriage are both euphemisms.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 54) - 1Pe 1:9; 1Pe 1:22; 1Pe 1:23; 1Pe 3:21; 1Pe 4:6

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51:17 minutes (10.97 MB)

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What it Means to be a Church

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103:18 minutes (22.37 MB)

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I. A church of Jesus Christ is more than just a group of people that meet together weekly to listen to a sermon.
1. A church is the body of Christ (1Co 12:27).
2. A church is the house of God (1Ti 3:15; 1Pe 2:5).
3. A church is the temple of God (1Co 3:16).
II. To be a church means being committed.
1. There is nothing more important in a Christian's life than to be in God's church.
A. A Christian should seek first the kingdom of God (Mat 6:33).

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 55) - 2Pe 1:10-11; 2Pe 2:1-3; 2Pe 2:20-22

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58:09 minutes (12.42 MB)

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The Sermon I Would Preach to a Room Full of Heathen

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86:53 minutes (18.62 MB)

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I. The following facts often cause Christians to wonder how they should go about witnessing to unbelievers:

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 56) - 2Pe 3:9; 1Jo 1:9; 1Jo 2:2; 1Jo 4:14; 1Jo 5:11-12

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54:34 minutes (11.69 MB)

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How God Helps Us to Muddle Through Life

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77:17 minutes (16.58 MB)

Elder Conrad Jarrell preached a sermon on serving God in one's latter years and how God helps us to get through this life by strengthening, exercising, chastening, and encouraging us.

Things That Will Make or Break a Church

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85:57 minutes (18.49 MB)

Elder Conrad Jarrell preached on things that will build and edify a church, as well as things that will destroy one.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 57) - Rev 2:7; Rev 2:11,17,26; Rev 3:5; Rev 3:12; Rev 3:20-21; Rev 21:6-7; Rev 22:14

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42:54 minutes (9.15 MB)

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Money Management (Part 1)

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77:35 minutes (16.67 MB)

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Money Management

I. Before we learn how to manage money, let's first learn what money is.

Problem Texts for Sovereign Grace (Part 58) - Rev 22:17; Rev 22:19

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70:57 minutes (15.2 MB)

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152. Rev 22:17

Money Management (Part 2)

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100:24 minutes (21.56 MB)

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VII. It is indicative of a lack of spirituality or godliness if a Christian is poor because of laziness, wastefulness, foolishness, or imprudence.
1. If you are lazy, you will likely be poor (Pro 6:9-11; Pro 10:4; Pro 13:4; Pro 19:15; Pro 20:4; Pro 20:13; Pro 21:25; Pro 23:21).

Another Jesus (Part 1) - His Nature; His Birth

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67:13 minutes (14.31 MB)

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Baptist Church History (Part 1) - God's Promise to Preserve His Church; Perpetuity of the Ministry

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57:54 minutes (12.51 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Baptist Church History

Table of Contents

I. The purpose of this study.
II. The promise by God to preserve His church
III. The perpetuity of the ministry is inseparably connected to the perpetuity of the church.
IV. The marks of a true church of Jesus Christ.
1. Christ is the head and founder of the church.

Another Jesus (Part 2) - His Death; His Appearance; His Salvation of His People; His Kingdom

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50:49 minutes (10.85 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Another Jesus

6. His death:
A. The other "Jesus’" death and resurrection: he was crucified on Friday afternoon, spent one day and two nights in the grave, and rose again on Sunday morning at sunrise, not even close to fulfilling his own prophecy of his death.
B. The real Jesus’ death and resurrection.

Baptist Church History (Part 2) - Baptist Distinctives

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86:36 minutes (18.43 MB)

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IV. The marks of a true church of Jesus Christ -- things to look for when looking for the true church throughout history.
1. Christ is the head and founder of the church.
A. Christ is the founder of the true church (Mat 16:18).
B. Christ is the only head of the true church (Eph 5:23).
2. The Bible is the sole authority of the church.

Baptist Church History (Part 3) - Errors in True Churches; Catholics and Protestants not God's Church; Baptists not Protestants

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73:34 minutes (15.75 MB)

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V. Error in a church doesn't necessarily preclude a church from being a true church.
1. Consider some of the serious errors that were found in churches in the NT:
A. Lack of discipline in the church at Corinth (1Co 5:1-2).
B. Works-based salvation in the Galatian churches (Gal 1:6, 3:1-3; 5:1-4), and in the church at Jerusalem (Act 15:1).

Another Jesus (Part 3) - His Church; His Word; His Attitude, Emotions, and Character

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63:13 minutes (13.62 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Another Jesus

C. In preserving His church:
i. The other "Jesus" built his church and said that it would last, but it went out of existence after a few hundred years when the Roman Catholic church apostatized, and remained so for over 1000 years until the Protestant reformation got it going again.

Baptist Church History (Part 4) - 1st Century Churches; Montanists; Novatians; Donatists

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72:36 minutes (15.77 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Baptist Church History

X. The lineage of true Baptist churches from the 1st to the 21st century
1. The first century churches
A. John the Baptist was the first Baptist (Mat 3:1).
i. John opened up the New Testament church era (Luk 16:16).

Another Jesus (Part 4) - His Attitude, Emotions, and Character

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66:35 minutes (14.3 MB)

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vi. Jesus methodically made an instrument of punishment and physically beat and destroyed the property of men who were perverting His religion (Joh 2:14-16; Luk 19:45-46).
a. Scourge n. - 1. a. A whip, lash. Now only rhetorical, with reference to the torturing of human beings, or to ascetic discipline.

Baptist Church History (Part 5) - Paulicians; Albigenses; Paterines; Catharists

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60:07 minutes (12.85 MB)

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5. The Paulicians (7th - 11th Centuries)
A. The Paulicians were a continuation of the Donatists and were found in Armenia and the eastern Byzantine Empire, and even as far west as Rome and France.

Another Jesus (Part 5) - His Future Plans

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53:09 minutes (11.54 MB)

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10. His future plans:
A. The other "Jesus'" plans for the future are quite different from those of the real Jesus.
i. The other "Jesus" is going to return for the second time secretly and silently and he is going to "rapture" all of his people from earth and resurrect the righteous and take them to heaven with him for seven years.

Baptist Church History (Part 6) - Petrobrussians; Henricians; Arnoldists; Waldenses

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64:12 minutes (13.82 MB)

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8. The Petrobrussians and Henricians (12th Century)
A. The Petrobrussians were named after their famous leader Peter de Bruys. They appeared in southern France in the early 12th century and numbered in the hundreds of thousands. After he was martyred, Peter was succeeded by a preacher named Henry, from which the name Henricians comes.

Balaam (Part 01) - Intro - Balaam Was a Child of the Devil

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54:47 minutes (11.8 MB)


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I. The story of Balaam is an interesting study, from which many good life lessons can be drawn for us today.
II. Balaam was a child of the devil who is now in hell (2Pe 2:14-17).

Baptist Church History (Part 7) - Anabaptists; Welsh Baptists; American Baptists; Primitive Baptists; Minneapolis Church

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79:24 minutes (17.16 MB)

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11. The Anabaptists (3rd - 16th Century)
A. The Anabaptists as a named group arose in the early 1500s in Germany.
i. The term Anabaptist means one who re-baptizes.

Persuasion, Conviction, and Conversion

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70:25 minutes (15.7 MB)

Brother Bud Schaitberger preached a sermon on the process of persuasion, conviction, and conversion in the life of a child of God.

The Rich Young Ruler (Philippines)

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55:49 minutes (11.53 MB)


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Pastor Wagner preached an extemporaneous sermon on the The Rich Young Ruler in the Cavite Church in the Philippines. This sermon answers the question, "What shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?" (Mar 10:17).

Contentment and Thankfulness

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84:45 minutes (18.02 MB)


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Contentment and Thankfulness

I. My recent trip to the Philippines made me aware of the importance of the Christian attitude of contentment and thankfulness.
1. I saw:
A. Extreme poverty.
B. People living in shacks and shanties.
C. People living in 90+ degree heat with high humidity without air conditioning.

Balaam (Part 02) - (Num 22:1-4) - Balak's Irrational Fear

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56:31 minutes (12.01 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 02) - (Num 22:1-4) - Balak's Irrational Fear

III. The story of Balaam (Numbers 22-25)

IV. Num 22:1-4 - Balak's irrational fear
1. Israel had just finished destroying the Amorites (Num 21:24-25, 31-32).

Why Tarriest Thou? Arise and be Baptized

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78:55 minutes (15.16 MB)


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I. This is an admonition for those who have come to the knowledge of the truth of Jesus Christ, but have not yet been baptized and added to a true and faithful church.

Balaam (Part 03) - (Num 22:5-14) - Balaam's First Meeting with the Princes of Moab

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62:10 minutes (12.05 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 03) - (Num 22:5-14) - Balaam's First Meeting with the Princes of Moab

V. Num 22:5-14 - Balaam's first meeting with the princes

Balaam (Part 04) - (Num 22:15-17) - Balaam's Second Meeting with the Princes of Moab

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43:15 minutes (8.45 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 04) - (Num 22:15-17) - Balaam's Second Meeting with the Princes of Moab

VI. Num 22:15-21 - Balaam's second meeting with the princes
1. Balak then sends more princes again to Balaam, this time more honorable princes (Num 22:15).

Halloween - The Druids are the Real Reason for the Season

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70:45 minutes (13.56 MB)

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Halloween - The Druids are the Real Reason for the Season

I. Halloween is a dark, pagan, occultic festival in which no Christians, nor their children, should participate.

Balaam (Part 05) - (Num 22:18-20) - God's Second Answer to Balaam

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60:59 minutes (11.88 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 05) - (Num 22:18-20) - God's Second Answer to Balaam

4. Balaam responds to Balak's request with a very pious sounding statement: he will not do anything less or more than God said, even for immense wealth (Num 22:18).

Making Things Work

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86:55 minutes (16.67 MB)

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Making Things Work

I. The church is building project.
1. Saints are told to be "building up yourselves on your most holy faith" (Jud 1:20).
2. Building up ourselves is contrasted with those who "separate themselves" (Jud 1:19).
3. The church is the body of Christ to which God has given a pastor to edify it (Eph 4:11-12).

How to Start a Non-501c3 Church - The Constitution of the Excelsior Springs Church

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77:31 minutes (14.73 MB)


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A master copy of the indented outline in both MS Word and PDF formats can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.

How to Start a Church

I. What is a church?

Balaam (Part 06) - (Num 22:21-23) - Balaam's Wise Ass

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49:46 minutes (9.75 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 06) - (Num 22:21-23) - Balaam's Wise Ass

7. Balaam, being all too eager, gets up in the morning and goes with the princes of Moab (Num 22:21).

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 1) - Repentance From Dead Works; Faith Toward God

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78:46 minutes (23.78 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: Basic Bible Doctrine

To Listen on YouTube, click here: The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 1) - Repentance From Dead Works; Faith Toward God

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2)

Balaam (Part 07) - (Num 22:24-30) - The Dumb Ass Speaks

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48:08 minutes (14.54 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 07) - (Num 22:24-30) - The Dumb Ass Speaks

3. The angel of the LORD then stands in a path with walls on each side (Num 22:24).

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 2) - The Doctrine of Baptisms

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69:49 minutes (21.15 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 2) - The Doctrine of Baptisms

3. Doctrine of baptisms (Heb 6:2)

Balaam (Part 08) - (Num 22:31-33) - Balaam's Ass Saves His Butt

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61:55 minutes (18.69 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 08) - (Num 22:31-33) - Balaam's Ass Saves His Butt

10. The LORD opens Balaam's eyes and he sees the angel with his sword drawn and he falls flat on his face (Num 22:31).

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 3) - Laying on of Hands; Resurrection of the Dead

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68:34 minutes (20.71 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 3) - Laying on of Hands, Resurrection of the Dead

4. Laying on of hands (Heb 6:2)

Balaam (Part 09) - (Num 22:34-41) - Balaam Confesses His Sin; Balak's Meeting With Balaam

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57:38 minutes (17.39 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 09) - (Num 22:34-41) - Balaam Confesses His Sin; Balak's Meeting With Balaam

14. Balaam confesses that he has sinned (Num 22:34).

Marijuana: Can Christians Smoke It?

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74:30 minutes (22.48 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Marijuana: Can Christians Smoke It?

I. The properties and effects of marijuana
1. Definitions

Christmas - The Winter Solstice is the Real Reason for the Season

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89:50 minutes (27.17 MB)

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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Christmas - The Winter Solstice is the Real Reason for the Season

I. The origin of Christmas
1. Definitions

Balaam (Part 10) - (Num 23:1-10) - Balaam's First Attempt to Curse Israel

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53:16 minutes (16.06 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 10) - (Num 23:1-10) - Balaam's First Attempt to Curse Israel

IX. Num 23:1-12 - Balaam's first attempt to curse Israel

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 4) - Eternal Judgment - Hell

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84:01 minutes (25.35 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: Basic Bible Doctrine

To Listen on YouTube, click here: The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 4) - Eternal Judgment - Hell

6. Eternal judgment (Heb 6:2)
A. The judgment of the wicked is eternal.

Hell, the Lake of Fire, and Eternal Judgment (Part 1) - Hell is Eternal

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84:01 minutes (25.35 MB)

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6. Eternal judgment (Heb 6:2)
A. The judgment of the wicked is eternal.
i. Jesus called it eternal damnation (Mar 3:29).

Balaam (Part 11) - (Num 23:11-20) - Balaam's Second Attempt to Curse Israel

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54:53 minutes (16.55 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 11) - (Num 23:11-20) - Balaam's Second Attempt to Curse Israel

6. Balak is angry with Balaam for blessing his enemies instead of cursing them (Num 23:11).

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 5) - Eternal Judgment - The Justice of Eternal Judgment

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68:22 minutes (20.57 MB)


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F. Lake of fire

Hell, the Lake of Fire, and Eternal Judgment (Part 2) - The Lake of Fire; The Justice of Eternal Judgment

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68:22 minutes (20.57 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Hell

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F. Lake of fire
i. The beast and the false prophet will be cast alive into the lake of fire (Rev 19:20).

Balaam (Part 12) - (Num 23:21-30) - Balaam's Second Attempt to Curse Israel Continued

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54:15 minutes (16.38 MB)


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C. Balaam then says that God has not beheld iniquity in Israel and that God is with them (Num 23:21).

The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 6) - Eternal Judgment - Questions and Objections About Hell

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78:38 minutes (23.73 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: The Principles of the Doctrine of Christ (Heb 6:1-2) (Part 6) - Eternal Judgment - Questions and Objections About Hell

5. Why do we all deserve hell?

Hell, the Lake of Fire, and Eternal Judgment (Part 3) - Questions and Objections About Hell

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78:38 minutes (23.73 MB)

For a master copy of the outline, click here: Hell

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Hell, the Lake of Fire, and Eternal Judgment (Part 3) - Questions and Objections About Hell

5. Why do we all deserve hell?
A. All have sinned (Rom 3:23).
B. There is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not (Ecc 7:20).

Balaam (Part 13) - (Num 24:1-13) - Balaam's Third Attempt to Curse Israel

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52:18 minutes (15.78 MB)


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To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 13) - (Num 24:1-13) - Balaam's Third Attempt to Curse Israel

Civil Laws - To Obey or Not To Obey?

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94:42 minutes (32.74 MB)

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Civil Laws - To Obey or Not To Obey?

I. The Bible commands us to submit to and obey civil government.
1. Is there a limit to our submission?
2. If so, how do we determine when to obey and when not to obey?

Balaam (Part 14) - (Num 24:14 - 5:5) - Balaam Teaches Balak How to Destroy Israel

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64:42 minutes (19.55 MB)


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For a master copy of the outline, click here: The Story of Balaam

To Listen on YouTube, click here: Balaam (Part 14) - (Num 24:14 - 5:5) - Balaam Teaches Balak How to Destroy Israel

XII. Num 24:14-25 - Balaam's prophecy of the fate of Moab