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

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Pooyan began by reading Hebrews 7:11. When we think of Christ, we need to realize that He is God, manifested in the flesh. God is seen in Christ.  This realization ought to produce godly fear, reverence, and our own unholiness.

Peter could not comprehend the power of Jesus. No man spoke like...

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Pooyan began by reading Hebrews 7:11. When we think of Christ, we need to realize that He is God, manifested in the flesh. God is seen in Christ.  This realization ought to produce godly fear, reverence, and a larger realization of our own unholiness.

 

Peter could not comprehend the power...

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Anthony Mathenia began by reading Matthew 12:42 (NKJV) - “The queen of the South will rise up in the judgment with this generation and condemn it, for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and indeed a greater than Solomon is here.”

Solomon was richer and...

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Friday, 26 October 2018 00:25

Jeff Pollard: “Christ the Mediator”

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Jeff Pollard began the second day of “Glory of Jesus Christ” National Conference by reading 1 Timothy 2:1-7:

“Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men, for kings and all who are in authority, that we may...

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What does it mean when Jesus says that He is the way, the truth, and the life?

Mala Chindongo explains in this video that ultimately, each person will be going somewhere. That may spend eternity with God or be cast into in judgment.

When Christ says that He is the way, He is the way that leads...

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Dr. Steven Lawson began his talk by reading Revelation 22:1-5:

“And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding from the throne of God and of the Lamb. In the middle of its street, and on either side of the river, was the tree of life, which bore twelve fruits,...

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Joel Beeke began his message by reading 1 Peter 1:13-21 and stated that he wanted to focus on two words: “precious” and “blood.” He explained that the word “precious” means something that is extraordinarily valuable. While the word “precious” is found...

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Thursday, 25 October 2018 10:56

No One Ever Spoke Like This Man

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 Scott Brown began our National Conference on the Glory of Christ by preaching on John 7:46, which says: “The officers answered, “No man ever spoke like this Man!” He explained that John wanted his readers to believe that Christ was God.  

Christ spoke...

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Why should you consider coming to this year's conference on the glory of Christ?

Rob Ventura explains in this video that when he thinks about the glory of Christ and why they should study this topic, the whole of the Bible is about Christ. It is about the glory of Christ, from the beginning of the...

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Tuesday, 23 October 2018 19:00

Fear of God Devotional: What Christ Saves Us From

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What does Christ save us from?

John Latham explains in this video that Christ is our Savior. Because of our sin, we need to be saved from God’s wrath, from hell, and being slaves to sin.

The Bible paints a really dark picture of where we are without salvation. As sinners, we desperately need...

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How did Jesus demonstrate His deity?

Marcus Serven explains in this video that there were people who only see Jesus as a poor carpenter when in fact our Lord is God Himself. Paul says clearly in Colossians 2 that He is the fullness of deity in bodily form. He is not a mere man or a carpenter, but He...

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What can we learn from the resurrection of Christ?

John Snyder explains in this video that when we think of the Resurrection, one of the sweetest chapters that talks about this is in Psalm 110. Here, David speaks as a prophet. He explains that he loves this passage because we see an exalted,...

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What kinds of things should parents teach their children in the home?

Paul Thompson explains in this video that it is important that parents teach their children about the nature of God. We must not allow false, unbiblical teaching to influence our children. 

Fathers and mothers should...

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018 19:00

Fear of God Devotional: Christ as King

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What can we learn about Christ as King?

Rob Ventura explains in this video that we are wild by nature. When God converts us, He gives us a new nature. We need a King to rule over us and to lead and guide us. We need a King to worship.

He is the great messianic King, described in Psalm 2. He is a...

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Why is it important that Jesus is God?

Sam Waldron explains in this video that when we speak of the deity of Christ, we should ask ourselves what do we mean when we say that He is God? Why is that important?

Jesus has the same nature as God. It is significant that Christ is called God in the Old...

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What does it mean that Christ is the “only begotten” of the Father?

Pooyan Mershahi explains in this video that there are many passages referring to Jesus Christ as being the only begotten of the Father. The Greek word for the phrase “only begotten” is a term relating to...

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Sunday, 14 October 2018 19:00

Fear of God Devotional: Christ as the Bread of Life

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What does it mean when Christ says that He is the Bread of Life?

Mala Chindongo explains in this video that when Christ says that He is the Bread of Life, He uses that in a spiritual sense. He is what satisfies and fills our hunger for everything that our soul needs to continue life.

When He says...

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How are we to have the mind of Christ?

Rob Ventura explains in this video that Christ had a human mind and human emotions. We should be thinking God’s thoughts after Him.

We should seek to model our lives after Him who has left us a pattern in all things.

1 Corinthiains 2:16 (NKJV) –...

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Monday, 08 October 2018 19:00

Fear of God Devotional: Christ Our Mediator

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How is Christ our Mediator?

John Snyder explains in this video that Christ is our priest – He has built a bridge between us and God. In other words, He is our Mediator. He offered Himself as a sacrifice and removed the offense of our sin.

He suffered the full wrath of God that we deserved. The...

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Are there multiple ways to be saved?

Cary Green explains in this video that Christ is the door. There is no other way that people can be saved. He is the only way to God and there is no other way in. Acts 4:12 states that "Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven...

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How does the Good Shepherd treat sheep who are stubborn?

Pooyan Mershashi explains in this video that sheep are stubborn creatures. When a shepherd wants to take the sheep and cleanse it, they kick, rebel, and run away.

The shepherd only wants to clean it. The Lord Jesus Christ takes us into His...

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What is an example of how God brought a person to salvation?

Mala Chindongo explains in this video that God used a series of events to draw him to Himself. When he was in the hospital after an accident, it was very beneficial for him to have time to just read the Bible. Eventually, after months of...

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How can God be both just and justify sinners?

John Latham explains in this video that one of the great mysteries that we grapple with and one of the most joyful truths in Scripture is that God can justify the ungodly guilty. To justify involves the declaring of one being innocent.  

For God...

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Sunday, 30 September 2018 19:00

Fear of God Devotional: All Things Summed up in Christ

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How are all things summed up in Christ?

Paul Thompson explains in this video that the Apostle Paul wants us to understand that all things are summed up in Christ. All things are summed up in Him. The understanding of all things is found in Him. 

He is the sum total of all things. If at any...

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