The Fire in My Soul

By Pastor James Black | April 28, 2020

The Fire in My Soul; Acts 2:3-4

The Fire comes through-

I- Communion, Psalm 39:3
1- In Struggle, v1-2
2- In Study, v3

II- Conviction, Jeremiah 20:8-9
1- The Message, Hebrews 4:12
2- The Misery, I Peter 1:6-7

III- Crowning, Luke 24:32
1- The Ministry
2- The Meanings

When the fire of God’s Word becomes buried in the heart of the believer by the work of the Holy Spirit and the trials of life, it is then that we are able to share that fire with others.

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Trials and Triumphs

By Pastor James Black | April 23, 2020

In Romans 12 Paul begs the believers to present themselves as a living sacrifice that they may know the will of God in their lives. In knowing the will of God we are prepared for the things to come such as we face today. Then in verse 12 he gives 3 things to do in those troubled days-

I Rejoice in hope. Hebrews 6:17-20
1- In the God who is with us.
2- In the Glory that awaits us.

II- Patient in Tribulation
1- In the Trial of Faith, I Peter 1:6-7
2- In the Triumph of Faith, Hebrews 10:36

III- Continue in Prayer, I John 5:14-15
1- Through Effort
2- Through Expectancy

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An Uncertain Day

By Pastor James Black | April 23, 2020

The Reflection on an Uncertain Day; Luke 24:1-8

I- A Day of Mystery,
1- In Proclamation, v4-5 “why do you seek a living man”
2- In Place, v5 “among the dead”
3- In Power v6 “he is risen”

II- A Day of Memory, Remember v7
1- The Sermon
2- The Sinful
3- The Slain

III- A Day of Marvel
1- The Word Remembered, v8-9
2- The Wonder Pondered, v12
3- The Witness Explained, v25-27

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The Church’s Curtain Call, Repeat

By Pastor James Black | April 5, 2020

The Church’s Curtain Call

Rev 2:5 Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will remove thy candlestick out of his place, except thou repent.

Repeat

Rev 2:5 Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will remove thy candlestick out of his place, except thou repent.

I- The Passion,

            1- First Love, Rev. 2:4; Matt. 24:12

            2- Fervent Love, Mark 12:29-31

II- The Purpose, Matt. 28:19

            1- With Faithfulness, Matt. 9:37-38

            2- With Fervency, I Thess. 5:1-8

III- The Promise,

            1- Our Legacy, II Tim 4:6-8

            2- Our Labors, Heb. 6:10

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The Church’s Curtain Call, Repent

By Pastor James Black | March 29, 2020

The Church’s Curtain Call
Rev 2:5 Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will remove thy candlestick out of his place, except thou repent

Repent

Re 3:19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.

I- The Required, Micah 6:6-9
1- The Walk, v8
2- The Wisdom, v9

II- The Release, Isaiah 58:5-8
1- Bondage
2- Burdens

III- The Reverence, Isaiah 58:13-14
1- Pleasure
2- Praise

IV- The Request, Joel 2:1-14
1- The Trumpet, v1-2
2- The Turning, v11-14

V- The Restoration, II Chron. 7:12-14
1- The Horror, v13
2- The Humility, v14

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