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||More Than Motions||RG AUDIO 080415 1 Chronicles 29:10-20 Matthew West, in his song “The Motions,” cautions against faith that settles for less than the real power and presence of God in our lives. Tired of a surface level Christian faith, West expresses a desire for||8/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Just Like Dad!||RG AUDIO 080315 Leviticus 19:1-18 There is something about watching fathers and sons interact that always chokes me up. Often fathers are their son’s biggest hero. They want to be like him someday. Junior will try to match strides as they walk, dee||8/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||No Need For Fear||RG AUDIO 080215 Psalm 46:1-11 Have you ever experienced the type of fear that does not allow you to move forward? Or, fear that makes it hard to even think properly because all you see is the negative outcome you wished to avoid in the first place?||8/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Pursuit of Peace||RG AUDIO 080115 Psalm 34:1-22 The story of Chris Gardner, the inspiration for the movie The Pursuit of Happyness, shows the struggle of a dad to overcome homelessness and joblessness in order to give a better life to his son. The pursuit of somethi||8/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Suffering For Good||RG AUDIO 073115 1 Peter 3:1-12 Have you ever heard someone say that if God is indeed good, there should be no evil on earth? It is as if they think evil discredits all God’s goodness. Saint Augustine, despite living at end of the fourth century A.D||7/31/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Like-Minded Not Alike!||RG AUDIO 073015 1 Peter 3:1-12 In different moments in my life, I have met people with whom it was hard for me to relate. Many of them, to be quite honest, were just as stubborn as I sometimes tend to be. It took time in prayer, and quite some effo||7/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Distinctive Mark||RG AUDIO 072915 Matthew 5:38-48 It is human nature to fight back whenever we are threatened, whenever we are treated unjustly, or whenever we are hurt. However, it is godly to show mercy and love, even when we don’t get the treatment we hoped for.||7/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Living Sacrifice||RG AUDIO 072815 Zechariah 7:1-14 Doing the right thing requires a good dose of sacrifice. Yes, sacrifice! Whenever we tell ourselves we did nothing wrong; we just enjoyed life and did the best we could, and yet we sought only what was good for us,||7/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Great Faithfulness||RG AUDIO 072715 Lamentations 3:13-33 It’s a fact: None of us like to suffer. Nevertheless, if we live in this world, at one moment or another, we will experience suffering. Jesus did not deceive us about this matter. He said, “In this world you wil||7/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Rock or The Sand?||RG AUDIO 072615 Matthew 7:24-29 When we read Jesus’ example in Matthew 7 of two builders and two houses do we think: “That foolish sinner! He only cared about having his own way. He didn’t think ahead. He built his house on the sand. Of course, a||7/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|