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What it Looks Like to Walk in the Spirit

by Linda Sasso

An introduction to our text by Pastor Warren Wiersbe – The story has often been told about the message the founder of the Salvation Army sent to their international convention.  General William Booth was unable to attend because of ill health, so he cabled the delegates a message containing one word: “OTHERS!”  In the popular […]

The Flesh vs the Spirit

by Linda Sasso

Today we will take a close look at what it looks like when a person lives by the leading of God’s Holy Spirit. This is in stark contrast to the characteristics of a person who lives after the inclinations of his sinful nature, the flesh. Look at both lists and notice how radically different they […]

Evidence That a Person is Not Right with God

by Linda Sasso

We have been learning about what makes a person right before God. We have discovered that rather than attaining right standing with God through keeping all the right rules, the way we actually get right with God is through having faith in what Jesus did for us on the cross. We are saved by His […]

Flesh vs Spirit

by Linda Sasso

The Apostle Paul also wrote to the Romans about being justified by grace through faith rather than through law-keeping… I love God’s law with all my heart. But there is another power within me that is at war with my mind. This power makes me a slave to the sin that is still within me. […]

The Apostle Paul’s Utter Disdain for Legalism

by Linda Sasso

In today’s text, we see just how much the Apostle Paul detested the teaching of the Jewish legalists who taught that you had to follow the law of Moses in order to be saved. In essence, they were teaching that you had to become a Jew before you could become a Christian. And because of […]

A Crisis of Faith

by Linda Sasso

Have you ever had a “crisis of faith”? What was it like? How did you get through it? At one time or another, we have all had crisis of faith. When these times of crises come our faith is tested and we ultimately grow and mature spiritually. Satan’s plan in these tests is to get […]

Which Plan Have You Embraced

by Linda Sasso

What is your religion based on? There are many religious beliefs in our world. How do you know which belief is the right one? How do you know if you are on the right path trusting in the right plan? The Apostle Paul gives us a clear picture of two distinct plans, one is right, […]

Knowing the Peace of God

by Linda Sasso

“Knowing the Peace of God” If there is one thing which should be in the hearts & mind of those who are followers of Jesus, and believers in the Almighty it’s this, Peace! John 14:27, Galatians 5:22. But not everything believer has this to the extent the Bible reveals. There are two types of peace […]

Until Christ is Formed in You

by Linda Sasso

There is so much important spiritual information in today’s text. We see the dangers of being led astray by legalism and false teaching. We see Paul’s fears of losing the Galatian believers after all his labor of love. We see Paul’s heart of a pastor as he pleads with these believers to simply trust in […]

Something Much Better in Christ

by Linda Sasso

Do you realize that as Christians we have something much better than Adam and Eve ever had? They were God’s pure and innocent creatures, created in His image. But after the fall they took on a sinful nature and were separated from God because of their fallen, sinful nature. But now in Christ, we are […]