Hanover Baptist Church Messages

Archive for the ‘Living Faith’ Category

Outline—1 Timothy 6:17–21

  1. Money held in trust (vv. 17–19)
  2. Doctrine held in trust (vv. 20–21)

Other References

  • Wiersbe

Take Home Points

  • We, as Christians, are to be sentinels guarding the truth.
  • You don’t need to find the truth because God has placed it beside you. Just pick it up!
  • Practice the grace of sharing spiritual needs.
  • Gifts to the saints really are an investment.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)

Outline—1 Timothy 5:17–25

  1. The ethics behind the preacher’s pay (vv. 17, 18)
  2. The ethics behind the preacher’s protection (vv. 19, 20)
  3. The ethics behind the preacher’s purity (vv. 21, 22)
  4. The ethics behind the preacher’s pain (v. 23)
  5. The ethics behind the preacher’s perception (vv. 24, 25)

Related Scripture

  • James 4:2
  • Matthew 22:39
  • Psalm 15
  • Proverbs 6:16—19
  • Matthew 5:37 (…let your ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No,’ ‘No’)
  • Leviticus 25, 19:13
  • Colossians 1:10
  • Acts 5:29
  • Joshua 24:14
  • Exodus 20 (the ten commandments)
  • Romans 12:9, 10

Take Home Points

  • Civil society is only as civil as it models Christian ethics.
  • If we would just follow the ten commandments, our society would be well on the way to becoming civil.
  • Moral excellence is doing that which is right and avoiding that which is wrong.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)

Outline not available

Passages covered in this message:

  • 1 Corinthians 3:15
  • 2 Timothy 2:12, 13
  • Hebrews 6:4–8
  • Matthew 25:13–30

Take Home Points

  • As a believer, your entrance into the everlasting kingdom will surpass any ticker tape you could imagine.
  • As we come before the Lord, it is incumbent upon us to fall on our face before Him and grow our faith diligently, seek to honor Him, and richly apply in our life living, growing faith.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)

Outline not available

Take Home Points

  • Ask God to Exalt Himself through you this week.
  • Look to see His great love that cannot be shaken.
  • Election is designed to protect us from error.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)

Outline not available

Passages covered in this message:

  • John 3:3, 16
  • 1 Peter 1:1
  • 1 Peter 2:9, 10
  • Philippians 2:12, 13
  • 1 Peter 1:13–15
  • Romans 8:28 ff
  • 2 Timothy 1:9, 12
  • Ephesians 1:3 ff
  • John 1:12, 13

Take Home Points

  • God is always the initiator, man is the responder.
  • God does the choosing, we do the believing.
  • God’s doctrine is not to be feared; it is designed
    • First of all, to exalt God.
    • To display his love for us.
    • To comfort us.
    • To keeps us from bad theology and bad decisions.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)

Outline—2 Peter 1:8–11

  • Guarantees of living faith (v. 8)
  • Liabilities for not living faith (v. 9)
  • Precision in the life of faith (v. 10)
  • Conclusion of living faith (v. 11)

Take Home Points

  • In salvation, God and man work together, but God is the initiator.

Homework

Write down the Bible words related to salvation (e.g., regeneration, saved, convict, faith, repent, etc.) and identify which ones are actions of God and which are actions of man.

Download Recording

For Broadband Connection (Approx. 22 MB)

For Dial-Up Connection (Approx. 2.7 MB)