The Fig Tree

September 27, 2017
Over the last few months, we have seen a number of hurricanes, earthquakes, threats of nuclear war, and terror attacks in various ways.  And when tragedy strikes, many of us…
Bible Text: Colossians 2:4-10 | Preacher: Dr. George A. Mulford | Series: Colossians: Complete in Christ Knowing that there were wolves attacking the church in Colosse, the apostle Paul offered some encouragement and instruction, telling them that, by heeding his admonitions, the Colossians would overcome their enemies. The false teachers were telling the church there that there was more they needed to do, but Paul says, no, everything they need is in Jesus Christ. And today, everything we need is in Christ. We don't need something else. The Lord has given us all things that pertain to life in godliness.
Bible Text: Philippians 2:1-11 | Preacher: Michael Portwood In general, Christians have seemingly forgotten the concept of humility. I know there are some who are genuinely humble, but overall, it seems we are forgetting to think of ourselves as God sees us. We live in a society obsessed with three things: pleasure, convenience, and instant gratification. All three revolve around SELF.  This evening, we are looking at what a Christ-like view of self is in light of God and in light of other people.