Jul 7, 2024
Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXVI – The Power of Discretion
In this sermon Pastor Thomas looks at the concept of secrecy and the wisdom of concealing certain information as it pertains to Proverbs 25. He uses personal anecdotes and biblical references to illustrate the importance of discretion. He also emphasizes the idea that divine hiddenness, or God's concealment of certain matters, is purposeful and serves as a means of gradual revelation. Pastor Thomas’s sermon also touches on the significance of trustworthiness, the potential consequences of betraying confidences, and the value of humility. He concludes by connecting these themes to the symbolism of communion.
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  • Jul 7, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXVI – The Power of Discretion
    Jul 7, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXVI – The Power of Discretion
    In this sermon Pastor Thomas looks at the concept of secrecy and the wisdom of concealing certain information as it pertains to Proverbs 25. He uses personal anecdotes and biblical references to illustrate the importance of discretion. He also emphasizes the idea that divine hiddenness, or God's concealment of certain matters, is purposeful and serves as a means of gradual revelation. Pastor Thomas’s sermon also touches on the significance of trustworthiness, the potential consequences of betraying confidences, and the value of humility. He concludes by connecting these themes to the symbolism of communion.
  • Jun 30, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXV – The Battle Within Navigating Spiritual Struggles
    Jun 30, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXV – The Battle Within Navigating Spiritual Struggles
    Join Pastor Thomas as he examines Proverbs chapter 24. He discusses the concept of enemies and conflict, emphasizing that everyone faces battles, including spiritual ones. He also highlights the importance of seeking wisdom and guidance, as well as the need for unity and support within a community. Pastor Thomas also touches on the significance of hope and perseverance in the face of challenges. The sermon concludes with practical advice and lessons from observations, encouraging us to avoid laziness and deceit. The overall message of the sermon is about facing challenges with wisdom, hope, and integrity.
  • Jun 16, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXIV – Wise Sayings Part 2 – Father’s Day Reflections
    Jun 16, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXIV – Wise Sayings Part 2 – Father’s Day Reflections
    Join Pastor Thomas as he discusses the wise sayings found in Proverbs 23. He looks at the importance of imparting wisdom to the next generation, emphasizing the role of fathers in this process. The sermon touches on various topics, including the dynamics of family relationships, the influence of desires on the heart, and the significance of discipline in guiding children. It also addresses the impact of envy and the importance of making wise choices. He shares personal anecdotes and reflections, connecting the biblical teachings to real-life experiences. Overall, the sermon emphasizes the importance of guiding the heart and mind toward wisdom and righteousness.
  • Jun 9, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXIII – Wise Sayings – Part I
    Jun 9, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXIII – Wise Sayings – Part I
    Join Pastor Thomas as he delves into the wise sayings that are found in Proverbs 22. Through relatable anecdotes and biblical teachings, he explores the challenges of living a truthful and Christ-like life. Discover the significance of honesty, self-control, and the transformative power of Jesus.  You can find out more about The Chosen here: https://www.thechosen.tv/en-us
  • May 26, 2024Proverbs – Words To Live By – Part XXII – Navigating Parenthood
    May 26, 2024
    Proverbs – Words To Live By – Part XXII – Navigating Parenthood

    Listen to Pastor Thomas as he shares a thoughtful sermon on parenting, faith, and discipline inspired by the book of Proverbs chapter 22, verses 6 and 15. Gain valuable insights into raising children with love and guidance, navigating the challenges of modern parenting, and fostering a lasting impact on the next generation.

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  • May 19, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXI – Mastering Your Attitude
    May 19, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XXI – Mastering Your Attitude
    Join Pastor Thomas in a down-to-earth sermon based on Proverbs chapter 21. Explore simple yet powerful insights on adjusting your attitude for a more fulfilling life. Discover the importance of humility, kindness, and gratitude in everyday interactions.
  • May 5, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XX – Deepwater Church
    May 5, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XX – Deepwater Church
    Join Pastor Thomas as he delves into Proverbs Chapter 20, noting that when we truly believe that we are loved by God, we can trust Him in the deepest areas of our lives. Trusting in God's unfailing love allows us to open up about our struggles, pains, and wounds, leading to healing and transformation. Trusting God with our deep emotional issues paves the way for sanctification and the ability to share our testimonies of healing and redemption with others. Ultimately, trusting God with our deep emotional issues enables us to experience His healing power and find comfort in His love.
  • Apr 28, 2024Anxious, Arrogant or Accepted?
    Apr 28, 2024
    Anxious, Arrogant or Accepted?
    Join guest speaker Rick Harper of First Place Options as he looks at Psalm 40:1-8 and talks about the work at First Place Options.
  • Apr 21, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XIX – Counter-Cultural Wisdom on Money
    Apr 21, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XIX – Counter-Cultural Wisdom on Money
    In this thought-provoking sermon based on Proverbs chapter 19, Pastor Thomas Eng challenges the cultural norms and worldly wisdom that often contradict the teachings of the Bible. He emphasizes that God looks beyond material wealth and focuses on the integrity of our words and actions. The sermon explores the dangers of desiring riches and the importance of prioritizing relationships and unfailing love over worldly possessions. Pastor Eng also highlights the significance of teaching financial responsibility to our children and the value of accepting discipline and wise advice. Through various passages from Proverbs and the teachings of Paul to Timothy, the sermon offers valuable insights into living a life guided by God's wisdom rather than the pursuit of wealth. Listeners are encouraged to consider the counter-cultural teachings of the Bible and the true treasures that lie beyond material possessions. Tune in to this episode to gain a fresh perspective on wealth, relationships, and the wisdom of God's Word.
  • Apr 14, 2024Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XVIII – Insights on Loneliness
    Apr 14, 2024
    Proverbs – Words to Live By – Part XVIII – Insights on Loneliness
    Join Pastor Thomas as he delves into the timeless wisdom of Proverbs 18. Focusing on combating loneliness, he shares profound reflections on the impact of words, the value of relationships, and the significance of seeking companionship. Through candid discussions on marriage, the power of encouragement, and the role of friendship, this podcast offers a compelling journey toward overcoming loneliness and finding connection. Tune in for an enriching exploration of the healing power of words and the path to meaningful relationships.