Foundations

Foundations – Part 1Foundations – Part 2Foundations – Part 3Foundations – Part 4 by Jeffrey W. Hamilton Text: Psalms 61   I.         When we are teaching others, it is important not to just address the issues raised, but to think about why a person has come to the wrong conclusions.             A.        When a person claims to be…

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Burn Out

https://www.lavistachurchofchrist.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/BurnOut.mp3 by Jeffrey W. Hamilton Text: I Corinthians 9:24-27   I.         You pour your energies into a project until there is no more to give; yet, more is needed to finish, so the you give up.             A.        It is called burn out.                         1.         I see it happen often on long hikes. The young run ahead with seemingly boundless…

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Run with Endurance

by Dennis Stackhouse We have a wonderfully challenging statement given to us in Hebrews 12:1: “Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.”  How…

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Why Do Some Depart?

https://www.lavistachurchofchrist.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/WhyDoSomeDepart.mp3 by Jeffrey W. Hamilton Text: Matthew 13:18-23   I.         When teaching someone about the gospel, it is hard not to invest a bit of yourself into the one you are trying to reach.             A.        You know the importance of being a Christian, and you care about the one you are teaching. If not, why spend the…

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