Bible Principles

October 23, 2019

Standing Firm

Psalm; Principle #10 – Standing FirmEven though unrighteous people arrogantly turn their backs on God and yet seem to prosper, we should not yield to the temptation to follow in their footsteps. Support the show (

Praising God

Psalm; Principle #9 – Praising GodWe are to sincerely praise God no matter the circumstances.Support the show (

The Dignity of Man

Psalm; Principle #8 – The Dignity of ManWhen we’re tempted to think more or less of ourselves than we should, we’re to think of how great God is and that we’re made in His image. Support the show (

Concern for Justice

Psalm; Principle #7 – Concern for JusticeWhen we’re falsely accused or abused, we should pray for justice, but our goal should always be to uphold God’s righteousness.Support the show (

Deliverance from Depression

Psalm; Principle 6 – Deliverance from DepressionWhen we face depression of any kind, we should share our deep feelings with God and ask for healing.Support the show (

Our Privilege in Prayer

Principle 5 from Psalms– Our Privilege in PrayerBecause the Lord Jesus Christ is our great high priest, we are to enter god's presence at any moment in order to share our deepest thoughts and needs.Support the show (

Praying for Inner Peace

Principle 4 from Psalms – Praying for Inner PeaceWhen we’re experiencing anxiety, particularly at the end of a difficult day, we should ask God for inner peace so that we can experience a restful night's sleep. Support the show (

Confident Living

Principle 3 from Psalms– Confident LivingWe should begin each new day with the utmost confidence in God, believing He will never abandon us. Support the show (

A Message of Warning

Principle 2 from Psalms – A Message of WarningSince the Lord Jesus Christ will someday bring judgment on all whoreject His love and forgiveness, we are to balance God’s message of hope withHis message of retribution. Support the show (

The Right Choice

Principle 1 from Psalms – The RightChoice To inherit the gift of eternal life, we must receive the Lord JesusChrist as personal Savior from sin. Support the show (

Public Appreciation

Principle 10, Colossians – Public Appreciation Colossians 4:7-18 As spiritual leaders, we should take advantage of opportunities to appropriately acknowledge and thank those who are members of our team. Support the show (

Prayer and Evangelism

Principle 9, Colossians – Prayer and Evangelism Colossians 4:2-6 As members of Christ’s body, all of us should take seriously our individual responsibility to communicate the salvation message. Support the show (

Mutual Instruction

Principle 8, Colossians – Mutual Instruction Colossians 3:14-4:1 All Christians are to practice reciprocal instruction without violating the roles God has established within marital and family relationships. Support the show (

Reflecting Our Position in Christ

Principle 7, Colossians – Reflecting Our Position in Christ Colossians 3:1-13 When we are saved, we are to demonstrate spiritually, morally, and ethically who we are in Christ. Support the show (

Growth in Biblical Truth

Principle 6, Colossians – Growth in Biblical Truth Colossians 2:4-23 We should become more and more grounded in God’s message of salvation and sanctification so that we will not be led astray by false teaching. Support the show (

Our Indebtedness

Principle 5, Colossians 1:21-2:3 Our Indebtedness We must never take for granted what others suffered in order to bring the gospel to us. Support the show (

Putting Christ First

Principle 4, Colossians 1:15-20 Putting Christ First To walk in God’s will, Jesus Christ must always be the central focus in our personal and corporate lives. Support the show (

Model Prayers

Principle 3, Colossians 1:9-14 Model Prayers We should consider how to use Paul’s inspired pastoral prayers creatively as we pray for one another. Support the show (

Reflections of Maturity

Principle 2, Colossians 1:3-8 Reflections of Maturity Spiritual leaders’ primary goal should always be to produce local churches that reflect faith, hope, and love. Support the show (

Team Ministry

Principle 1, Colossians 1:1-2Team Ministry All spiritual leaders should endeavor to implement the team ministry model illustrated so often in Scripture.Support the show (