Fake Christians and Fruitful Christians (Praying Through the Bible #144)

http://www.buzzsprout.com/3192/280236-fake-christians-and-fruitful-christians.mp3 TEXT: Matthew 21:18-22 18 Now in the morning as he returned into the city, he hungered. 19 And when he saw a fig tree in the way, he came to it, and found nothing thereon, but leaves only, and said unto it, Let no fruit grow on thee henceforward for ever. And presently the … Continue reading Fake Christians and Fruitful Christians (Praying Through the Bible #144)

God Wants Realness Not Ritual in Prayer and Fasting (Part 4)

\ Praying Through the Bible #109 TEXT: Zechariah 7:8-14 Over the past three weeks we have looked at the issue of ritualism in our prayers and in other aspects of our spiritual lives which we all ought to be striving to avoid. The Methodist minister Samuel Chadwick said, “Truth without enthusiasm, morality without emotion, ritual … Continue reading God Wants Realness Not Ritual in Prayer and Fasting (Part 4)

God Wants Realness Not Ritual in Prayer and Fasting (Part 3)

[audio https://www.buzzsprout.com/3192/209013-god-wants-realness-not-ritual-in-prayer-and-fasting-part-3.mp3] Praying Through the Bible #108 TEXT: Zechariah 7:8-14 Many of us have, at times, struggled with going through the motions in our spiritual lives. Perhaps we have struggled with feeling like we are just doing something because that is what we have always done or because it is what we think someone expects of … Continue reading God Wants Realness Not Ritual in Prayer and Fasting (Part 3)