But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

Vassal of the King - Apologetic Report
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Man of God: Consider Growing in These Ways As You Lead at HomeGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchGodly men love God and pursue His Word with constant vigilance. Not in our own strength, but with God’s daily supply of sufficient grace, and with His constant forgiveness when we...

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A Duty of Christian Wives: Submission.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchI suppose there may be no more controversial word in modern times than “submission.” But thankfully we walk by faith, not by sight. Our marching orders come from the clear revelation of God in the...

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Effectively & Maximally Utilizing the Weekly ‘Preparation for Worship’ EmailGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchNOTE: I understand that not all local churches have a weekly 'Preparation-For-Worship' email that is sent out. This is particularly geared for the saints at...

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Tuesday, 05 September 2017 21:15

Instruction and Parenting.

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Instruction & ParentingGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchParents all understand Paul’s command to “bring the children up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord” (Eph 6.4). But sometimes we grow weary in teaching the same old truths on many occasions...

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Tuesday, 29 August 2017 22:21

Discipline and Spanking in Parenting

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DISCIPLINE & SPANKING in ParentingGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchEvery godly parent loves his child and ultimately wants what’s best for him and for his eternal well-being. Parents long for their children to trust in Christ alone for salvation! God’s Word provides...

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Wednesday, 23 August 2017 21:31

The Ultimate Model of Parenting.

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The ULTIMATE MODEL of Parenting.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchSometimes parents may ponder to themselves: “can anyone else relate to me in this situation?” Or, “has anyone else ever gone through this?” Parenting can seem lonely. When children disobey,...

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Wednesday, 16 August 2017 06:40

The Goals of Parenting

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The Goals of ParentingGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchWithout goals, it’s only a matter of time before one wanders without a sense of direction and purpose. Without clear, decisive, straightforward goals, no ultimate mark will be hit and ultimately one will be meandering...

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Tuesday, 15 August 2017 06:15

The Power of Parenting

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The POWER of parentingGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchEvery parent could honestly say that often the cry of our hearts is “Help, Lord!” Indeed, we as parents desperately need God’s strength for the daunting — and humanly impossible — task of...

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Preaching.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchThe highest calling that God has placed upon mankind is when God takes a regenerated man, empowers Him with the Word of God and Spirit-endowed courage, and calls, commissions, and consecrates him to impart God’s truth to people....

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A Short, Biblical Overview of Future Events
Geoffrey R. Kirkland

A hermeneutical & presuppositional noteWhen studying Bible prophecy, one must remember that God progressively revealed Himself in Scripture over the course of time. This is codified in the Scriptures --...

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Thursday, 20 July 2017 06:34

...Yea But, I've Asked Jesus Into My Heart

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Yea but, I’ve Asked Jesus Into My Heart.This continues the "...Yea But" eBook series where I take common objections that many raise regarding the Bible and I seek to answer them biblically. The New Testament no where exhorts people to look to a past decision to confirm a present...

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In the last few weeks, we at Christ Fellowship Bible Churchhave been actively working at putting together podcasts where we deal with one of the most common realities of our day — "Depression".THE GOAL: to persevere through the reality of life's pains with true, lasting, biblical HOPE.This...

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Monday, 10 July 2017 21:53

Pray for your Church Leaders!

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Pray for Your Church Leaders!Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchUnspeakable weight rests on the shoulders of every under-shepherd who has the gloriously heavy duty of caring for the souls of God’s blood-bought sheep. It is a duty and a call where the watchman cannot clock out...

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Monday, 10 July 2017 01:42

...Yea, But I Can Lose My Salvation.

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Christ Fellowship Bible Church
 
Can it be that a true believer can lose his salvation?
 
Could one whom God regenerates find himself in an unregenerate state thereafter? Could a saved person become unsaved? Is it possible? There are some who may...

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Resolutions of a Pastor Shepherding Christ’s Church.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchWith the bustling duties of constant ministerial work, I must frequently remind and reorient my focus time and time again on the essential priorities of God’s calling upon my life as an...

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Maintaining a Biblical Anthropology in Biblical Evangelism.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchOur glorious Lord clearly calls all of His followers to go and proclaim repentance (Luke 24:47) and to speak of the wonderful deeds of the Lord (Psalm 96:3). Preachers of the gospel, fathers...

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Thursday, 29 June 2017 02:07

...Yea But, Christ Died for Everyone.

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... Yea But, Christ Died For Everyone.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible Church[I'm doing an ongoing blog-series on "...yea but" where I'll answer common objections biblically. This first part answers the common statement that Jesus died for the whole world.]Many hold to the belief that...

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Advice from a Pastor on Talking to Your Pastor After He PreachesGeoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchWe find it very easy in our culture to meet and greet folks with simple introductory lines: “What’s up?” or “How’s it going?” or “How are you...

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God Reigns.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchThe most comforting reality in all the world that gives solid consolations to my soul is this unshakeable truth that the Lord reigns. “The Lord reigns” (Psalm 93:1) is a repeated refrain that should comfort, gladden and...

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Geoffrey R. Kirkland
Christ Fellowship Bible Church

Philippians 2:14 — “Do all things without grumbling or disputing…James 5:9 — “Do not complain, brethren, against one another…”

THE CORRUPTION OF...

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June is sometimes pronounced to be 'PRIDE' month. Often, 4 reasons are given by those embrace this worldview.

I provide the 4 reasons that they give and then answer each of the 4 reasons biblically by helping evangelical Christians with an understandable, gospel-driven, loving, and courageous...

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Today on the streets of St Louis, MO I will complete my open air preaching thru the attributes of God (2nd time doing so in the last 5 years).

[I have compiled a philosophy of open air preaching that guides & guards me in this area of evangelism.]
 
In the public & open air, I've preached...

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A Primer for Parents to Discipline Their Children With Gospel-GraceBringing the hope of the Gospel to your child’s heartGeoffrey R. Kirkland  |  Christ Fellowship Bible ChurchProverbs 22.15 — Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child;  The rod of discipline will...

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How can we continue to grow at, equip, work together, and excel as men of God who want to know the Word and be skilled in preaching God's Word faithfully.It was in the Puritan era that the "Prophesying meetings" gained steam and notoriety.  These were simply "preaching services."  A text...

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The Privilege and Blessings of Godly Motherhood.Geoffrey R. KirklandChrist Fellowship Bible ChurchNo higher calling exists for mothers than to teach the glories of God and the gospel of Christ. This essay provides 5 specific privileges and blessings of godly motherhood.1) Intentional.The...

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