But if I live in the flesh, this is the fruit of my labour: yet what I shall choose I wot not. (23) For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be
For I know that this shall turn to my salvation through your prayer, and the supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ, (20) According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but
Not much has changed over the years. There has always been a tendency for human beings to be happy in good circumstances, but not in bad circumstances. You can tell the spiritual maturity of a person by how they
As Christians we are supposed to be growing. Are you growing spiritually? Are you closer to the Lord today than you have been before? God does not want us to be stagnant in our walk with Him.
Series: Joy for the Journey
Pastor Mike Frazier
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment; (10) That ye may approve things that are excellent; that ye may be sincere and without offence
Jesus taught us that the greatest commandment is to love God with all that we are. He said that the second greatest commandment was to love our neighbor as ourselves. As we continue our study in Philippians, Paul moves
Have you ever started something and not finished it? Maybe it was a book, movie, or a project around the home. Sometimes not finishing something is the right move, and often it is not.
Today’s text is encouraging because it teaches something about how God
If you’ve been in a church for a short amount of time, you have heard the word “fellowship”. It is a great word that gets used in many different ways around churches. Sometimes the word “fellowship” is a code
Where does joy come from? It is an important question. As we continue this sermon series we will begin to understand that you and l never experience true, lasting joy outside of a relationship with Jesus Christ. As we
Many people believe that joy comes from being served. In today’s message we learn that joy comes not from being served, but from serving. There is joy in serving.
But what does it mean to be a servant? The Apostle
Every church has a story about how it was started. On our website you can find out about how Canton Baptist Temple began. Since we are studying the letter written by Paul to the Philippians it is good
How do we have joy during times of crisis? Difficult times often make us discouraged and depressed. The apostle Paul knew something about difficulty. Yet, while in prison, he