Posts made in December, 2006

Walk In The Spirit

Posted by on Dec 10, 2006

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV December 10, 2006 Sunday Morning “Walk In The Spirit” Scripture Text: Galatians 5:16-18 Introduction:   A.   (Illus.- Every now and then, someone will come to me, usually a new believer in Christ, and will ask me the following question, “Pastor, why is it so difficult for me to do the things that I know in my heart God wants me to do? Why is it so difficult for me to pray? Why is it so difficult for me to read my Bible? Why is it so difficult for me to get out of bed on Sunday morning and come to church? Why is it so difficult for me to share my faith when God gives me the opportunity? Why is it such a struggle for me to...

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Use Not Liberty

Posted by on Dec 3, 2006

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV December 3, 2006 Sunday Morning “Use Not Liberty” Scripture Text: Galatians 5:13-15 Introduction:   A.   For several weeks now, as we have continued our study of Paul’s letter to the Galatian believers, we have focused our attention on the importance of standing fast in our Christian liberty, and not allowing ourselves to be placed again under any form of spiritual bondage. 1. Paul said it best in Gal. 5:1, which we considered Sunday before last. 2. Let’s look at that verse again, Paul said, “Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of...

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