Category: Lectures

30
Apr

Faith and Family

              “[B]e fruitful and multiply…” (Genesis 1:28), God told our first parents. From man and woman the human race spread throughout the earth.  Because of the Fall, sin, and the loss of grace, it became necessary for a divine redemption of man to take place by the Incarnate God in the person of Jesus Christ.  […]

28
Mar

THE ESSENCE OF EASTER

The Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is the foundation of our Christian Faith. His resurrected body was historically verified by the New Testament Apostles and witnesses numbering in the thousands. He was crucified, died and was buried and raised on the third day in accordance with the scriptures.              “If Christ has not been […]

27
Feb

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

 “Then the Lord said to Cain:  “Where is Abel, your brother?” And Cain said:”  I do not know.  Am I my brother’s keeper?” (Genesis4:9) In Cain’s case, jealousy and selfishness degenerated into the murder of his brother.   Adam and Eve sinned against God with an act of disobedience, Cain acted against God and man.  Cain […]

02
Feb
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What is Hope?

What is Hope? February 2021 LectureWe start the new year with our “resolutions” like losing weight, finding love, getting a new job, winning the lottery, etc. This “wish list” is called “optimism”, the belief that tomorrow everything will be better, a hopeful desire for a better future. True hope, however, Christian optimism is “…faith in […]

05
Jan

The New Year and the Changing Times

The New Year and the Changing Times A page have turned; it’s now 2021.  The 21st year of the 21st century.  Many ask “will 2021 be different from 2020”?  Will it be much better, the same, or much worse?  No one knows.  One thing for sure is that absent turning back to God, there is […]

30
Nov

ADVENT 2020

ADVENT 2020: A SEASON OF JOY IN A YEAR TO REMEMBER                              “For unto to us a child is born….”(Luke 2:12) The DIVINE CHILD, who was born in Bethlehem, is our Savior and came into this world for our salvation .This is […]

30
Oct
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Christian Duty And The Body Politic

Christian Duty And The Body Politic – November 2020 The life-long call of every christian to preach and live the “GOOD NEWS’ of the Gospel does not begin or end with the result of any election. Sin cannot be defeated by politics. Politics is not salvation. Let us keep this in mind as we wait […]

01
Oct

THE LIGHT THAT SHINES IN THE DARKNESS

October Lecture: THE LIGHT THAT SHINES IN THE DARKNESS “….the people who sit in darkness have seen a great light on those dwelling in a land overshadowed by death, light has risen.” (Isaiah 9.1-6) In this year of unparalleled tragedy, natural and man-made, many look at the future with “fear and trembling”. Society has become […]

01
Sep
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Issues And Faith In This Political Season

Issues And Faith In This Political Season Christ’s Kingdom ‘….is not of this world’ but we are still called to participate in our country’s political processes; at the very least by visiting the polling places every so often. The dilemma: How do we see our faith and morals guiding our support for the platform of […]

01
Aug
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God’s Love And The Roots of Modern Problems

God’s Love And The Roots of Modern Problems World War II ended over seventy five years ago. But more wars and disasters have followed and are now seem to be multiplying and escalating. We experienced the Korean War, the divisive Vietnam War, and are presently in the mist of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars with no […]