DID JESUS EVER REPENT? – THE NEXT STEP #14

Did Jesus ever repent?  The question isn’t just hypothetical?  The reason it is being asked at all is because we find in Mark chapter one that the very first act of Christ’s ministry was to go down to the Jordon river where John the Baptists was preaching...

POWERFUL PENITENCE – THE NEXT STEP #13

There is a science to salvation.  Science, by definition, is testable, provable, replicable. So, is the science of repentance, is the working model of repentance something we can replicate in our lives?  Is repentance something we can experience “on...

REPENTANCE: A WORKING MODEL – THE NEXT STEP #12

If we were to  play a little word association game the first three words I’ve written down below would probably come easy for most people.  But what about the fourth word? OFF          –          OVER          –          BLACK          –      ...

BATTLE FOR THE HEART – THE NEXT STEP #11

REVIEW:  OK, God loves me!  He loved me enough to die for me while I was yet a sinner!  How do I know I’m a sinner?  Because God gave us a law, clear lines that mark between right and wrong, good and bad, life and death.  But I’ve already crossed that...

ESCAPE FROM SIN – THE NEXT STEP #10

So, we’ve been talking about sin – It’s the transgression of God’s law.  We’ve talked about why we sin – we desire it and we choose to.  Once we’ve broken God’s law, once we’ve sinned, fallen into the deep pit, how...