Faith in God, Love for People

Sermons on Church

Exhorting One Another

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/10-29-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHebrews 3:12-19 Three truths are brought forth out of this passage. 1- Our heart is the most important thing.  2- The Perseverance of the Saints. 3- Mutual Exhortation.  It is this third point that is elaborated upon in this sermon. There are many “one another” passages in the NT that teach us our mutual responsibility one…

Colossians, Final Words

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/07-23-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 4:15-18  A few truths found in these last words of this wonderful epistle from the apostle.  1. Truth about Church Constitution.  2. Using all we have for God’s Kingdom and glory. 3. The public reading and teaching of the Word. 4. Admonition to take heed to and to fulfill the ministry given to us by…

Four More Faithful Men

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/07-16-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadText Colossians 4:10-14 Study in the lives of four disciples: 1- Jesus, called Justus, the man of unknown labors.  2- Aristarchus, the man who was willing to suffer for Christ.  3- Luke, the Beloved Physician and Dedicated Professional.  4- Epaphras, the Servant of Zeal and Prayer

Our Walk Before the World

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/06-18-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 4:5 The Bible divides all men into two groups; God’s children, or the saints of God and those who are not. This latter group is here called, “them that are without.”  That is they are outside of the kingdom of God, they are outside of the Church and the Family of God. We intermingle with…

“Continue in Prayer”

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/06-11-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 4:2-4  Prayer – “Don’t leave home without it.” Prayer, the foundation of the daily Christian walk with God and for God in a dark world.  The apostle makes some assumptions about prayer in the life of the saints. The text tells us how we are to pray, adds some important additions to our prayers: watchfulness…

Biblical Motives for Right Living

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/05-28-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 3:22-4:1 Continued What is the proper Biblical Motive for masters and servants?  Why should we act as we are directed?  This passage and thus, this sermon lay out Three Powerful Motives for our daily Christian conduct in the world. 1-All should be done to please the Lord.  2- We are to Live in a godly…

Biblical Words for Employees and Employers

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/05-21-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 3:22-4:1  This passage deals with “Masters…and… servants (slaves)” during New Testament times in the Churches of Christ.  What about slavery? What about Christian slaves and slave owners?  What should they do?  How do they interact as members of the same Body of believers?  This message will briefly deal with these issues and apply these truths…

Making Melody to the Lord From the Heart

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/03-12-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 3:16  IT begins with God’s Word being “at home” in our hearts. Then we can sing and make melody to the Lord and “teach and admonish one another “in Psalms, and Hymns, and Spiritual Songs.  Why do Christians sing?  What do we sing?  Does the KIND of music matter?  Yes. Listen for more.

Make God’s Peace King in Your Hearts

http://hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/03-05-17-AM.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCol. 3:15  What it means and how to make “the peace of God” rule in your hearts.  It begins with “the peace of God” in reconciliation and redemption through Christ Jesus.  This verse is companion to the following sermon on verse 16.