Mar 9, 2014
Treat Trouble Like A Friend
Continuing the Hall Of Faith, we get to Joseph.  Joseph starting his journey of faith in a way that many wouldn't expect, with a bit of trouble.
  • Mar 9, 2014Treat Trouble Like A Friend
    Mar 9, 2014
    Treat Trouble Like A Friend
    Continuing the Hall Of Faith, we get to Joseph.  Joseph starting his journey of faith in a way that many wouldn't expect, with a bit of trouble.
  • Mar 2, 2014In The Crosshairs
    Mar 2, 2014
    In The Crosshairs
    Twenty years after leaving his home, Jacob returns.  He is chased by Laban and Esau is waiting.  Also, Jacob wrestles with God and becomes a new man.
  • Feb 23, 2014As Jacob’s World Turns
    Feb 23, 2014
    As Jacob’s World Turns
    Some say the story of Jacob has more deceit, bigamy, romantic love, lack of romantic love, and scheming than some of today's soap operas.  Today, Bro. Mike discusses the time in Jacob's life where he is tricked by Laban into marriage to Leah.  Also, he speaks to the origin of the 12 tribes of Israel.
  • Feb 16, 2014He Is Interested
    Feb 16, 2014
    He Is Interested
    During Jacob's journey to Haran, the Lord speaks to him and let's Jacob know that the Lord is interested in Him.
  • Feb 9, 2014Pulling Strings
    Feb 9, 2014
    Pulling Strings
    In the Old Testament, the tradition was to bless the firstborn son of the family, but sometimes God has other plans.  Speaking about the scheme of Rebekah and Jacob, Bro. Mike stresses the importance of placing your faith in God to fulfill the plan He laid out and not becoming impatient and try to pull strings.
  • Feb 2, 2014Don’t Settle For A Bowl Of Chili
    Feb 2, 2014
    Don’t Settle For A Bowl Of Chili
    Speaking about Esau and Jacob, Bro. Mike discusses how important it is to not give to hunger of the world and keep you heart and faith on things eternal
  • Jan 26, 2014Fetching A Bride For The Son
    Jan 26, 2014
    Fetching A Bride For The Son
    One can't speak about the faith of Abraham without also speaking about the one that God provided to fulfill the promise, Abraham's son Isaac.  Bro. Mike speaks about how Abraham sent his servant to find a bride for Isaac with specific instructions, the primary being to bring her to Isaac's home, not the other way around.
  • Jan 19, 2014Trust, Love, Obey
    Jan 19, 2014
    Trust, Love, Obey
    Abraham's faith is tested like never before when he is instructed by the Lord to take his son, his only son, to Mount Moriah. His actions and his very words speak of the trust in the Lord.
  • Jan 12, 2014The Tension of Life
    Jan 12, 2014
    The Tension of Life
    Speaking on the faith of Abraham, Bro. Mike discusses the celebration of following the will of God and the mocking that can come from past sins being brought back to the fore.
  • Nov 24, 2013Walking With God
    Nov 24, 2013
    Walking With God
    When Abram was 60 years old, God came to him with a message that his life was about to change. Thirty-nine years later, God comes to Abram and reaffirms the promises He made and give Abram a new name, Abraham. The Lord also enters into a covenant with Abraham. Bro. Mike speaks about this and the importance of us walking with the Lord as he continues speaking about faith.
  • Nov 17, 2013Give Up All Hope
    Nov 17, 2013
    Give Up All Hope
    God has a plan for all of us, but doesn't mean those plans are fulfilled immediately. As Abram learned, sometimes we must give up all hope that we have the power to make those plans happen and have faith.
  • Nov 10, 2013Faith Brings Risk
    Nov 10, 2013
    Faith Brings Risk
    Relying on faith and trusting in God's plan, at times, does not come without risk. Discussing the faith of Abraham, Bro. Mike highlights the time that Abram went to rescue his nephew Lot after Lot was captured by the kings of Sodom.
  • Nov 3, 2013Clearing Out The Pegs
    Nov 3, 2013
    Clearing Out The Pegs
    Sometimes, no matter how we want to hang on to some people, God's will for us may include leaving those we love. Continuing the story of Abraham, Bro. Mike speaks about the time in Abram's life where he had to say goodbye to Lot.
  • Nov 3, 2013Jon Sheptock
    Nov 3, 2013
    Jon Sheptock
    Jon Sheptock speaks about his life of being born with no arms and one leg shorter than the other. In addition to telling his amazing story, Jon shares his gift of singing by performing "Clearer" & "Blessed Assurance."
  • Oct 27, 2013Keeping Faith At All Times
    Oct 27, 2013
    Keeping Faith At All Times
    Continuing on the faith of Abram, Bro. Mike discusses the importance of hanging on to your faith all the time and how that could mean the difference between blessing and ruin.