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TV-Y Phoenix, Arizona Weekly Donate FAMILY MATTERS, PART 6 – ARE YOU GIFTED? http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/14/fam-06-dan/ Tue, 14 May 2019 20:30:19 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32784 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/14/fam-06-dan/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/14/fam-06-dan/feed/ 0 In our last study we have looked at WHAT it means to be the church and WHY the church exists. Now, in our last study in the Family Matters series, we examine HOW we love each other practically with the spiritual gifts God has given us. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:26 2 FAMILY MATTERS, PART 5 – CHURCH POLITICS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/07/fam-05-dan/ Tue, 07 May 2019 19:01:28 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32780 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/07/fam-05-dan/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/05/07/fam-05-dan/feed/ 0 All too often we attend church hoping to get something out of it. In 1st Peter chapter 4, Peter explains that Christian fellowship isn't about what we can gain but what we can give. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 42:39 3 FAMILY MATTERS, PART 4 – IT STARTED RIGHT http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/30/fam-04-john/ Tue, 30 Apr 2019 20:49:48 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32774 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/30/fam-04-john/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/30/fam-04-john/feed/ 0 Every 13 seconds there is another divorce in America. That means as you read this someone will break the covenant they made with their spouse to stay with them for the rest of their life. Why is this happening and what can be done to protect our marria... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:03:28 4 RESURRECTION SUNDAY 2019 – FOREVER CHANGED http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/23/resurrection-sunday-2019/ Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:00:09 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32771 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/23/resurrection-sunday-2019/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/23/resurrection-sunday-2019/feed/ 0 God was very deliberate in how he constructed the family. The family unit isn’t an accidental byproduct of human existence, it is the design of a Master Craftsmen for a specific plan and purpose. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 41:20 5 FAMILY MATTERS, PART 3 – THE MISSIONALLY MINDED FAMILY http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/17/fam-03-dan/ Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:16:21 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32767 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/17/fam-03-dan/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/17/fam-03-dan/feed/ 0 God was very deliberate in how he constructed the family. The family unit isn’t an accidental byproduct of human existence, it is the design of a Master Craftsmen for a specific plan and purpose. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:13 6 FAMILY MATTERS, PART 2 – WHO’S ON FIRST? http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/09/fam-02-john/ Tue, 09 Apr 2019 19:22:44 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32762 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/09/fam-02-john/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/09/fam-02-john/feed/ 0 As we continue our series on "Family Matters", Pastor John takes us to Colossians chapter 1 to show us the preeminence of Christ. If we truly desire to glorify God Jesus must be on the throne of our lives. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:29 7 FAMILY MATTERS, PART 1 – WHY FAMILY MATTERS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/02/fam-01-dan/ Tue, 02 Apr 2019 19:06:07 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32754 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/02/fam-01-dan/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/04/02/fam-01-dan/feed/ 0 We often talk of the importance of a "right relationship" with God but what does that actually mean? What did Jesus actually accomplish through His death and resurrection? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 57:38 8 REVELATION 22 – THE END AND BEGINNING http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/28/rev-22-john/ Thu, 28 Mar 2019 20:25:25 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32752 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/28/rev-22-john/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/28/rev-22-john/feed/ 0 Revelation 22 concludes our study in the book of Revelation with an inside look at the New Jerusalem. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 58:42 9 REVELATION 21 – A NEW HEAVEN AND A NEW EARTH http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/22/rev-21-john/ Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:56:41 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32750 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/22/rev-21-john/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/22/rev-21-john/feed/ 0 Revelation teaches us that after the second coming of Christ there will be a new heaven and a new earth. It will be a place where the Lord will rule and once again dwell among His people. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:38 10 REVELATION 20 – THE MILLENNIAL KINGDOM http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/12/rev-20-dan/ Tue, 12 Mar 2019 21:20:41 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32742 http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/12/rev-20-dan/#respond http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/12/rev-20-dan/feed/ 0 Can you imagine a world dominated by goodness? A world of complete justice and righteousness? A world where our Lord is sitting in front of us on a throne and ruling over the earth? Revelation 20 deals with The Millennial Kingdom and 1, Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:28 11 REVELATION 19:11-21 – THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST http://calvarycentral.org/2019/03/05/rev-19b-dan/ Tue, 05 Mar 2019 19:31:22 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32740 "And He has on His robe and on His thigh a name written: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS." Revelation 19:16 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:58 12 REVELATION 19:01-10 – THE KING OF KINGS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/02/27/rev-19a-john/ Wed, 27 Feb 2019 16:04:15 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32729 Revelation 19 begins with a picture of all the host of heaven worshipping the Lord. True worship is a heart the bows down before the Lord and declares "not my will, but yours be done." Teachings | Calvary Central clean 41:05 13 REVELATION 18 – BABYLON HAS FALLEN http://calvarycentral.org/2019/02/20/rev-18-john/ Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:24:26 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32724 The Babylonian system of greed and power has caused millions to miss the saving message of the gospel. In Revelation 18 God holds Babylon accountable for leading so many astray. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 59:46 14 REVELATION 17 – MYSTERY BABYLON http://calvarycentral.org/2019/02/12/rev-17-dan/ Tue, 12 Feb 2019 19:57:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32703 False religion has been one of satan's most effective tools in keeping men and women dead in their sins and away from the life saving truth of the gospel. In Revelation 17 we see that God reserves a special judgement for such deception. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:25 15 REVELATION 16 – THE SEVEN BOWL JUDGEMENTS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/02/05/rev-16-dan/ Tue, 05 Feb 2019 19:02:42 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32698 Many ask how the wrath of God and the love of God can be compatible? In Revelation 16 we learn of how God's wrath poured out on sin displays the depths of His of love. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:55 16 REVELATION 15 – INTRODUCTION TO THE SEVEN BOWL JUDGEMENTS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/29/rev-15-john/ Tue, 29 Jan 2019 18:56:43 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32692 Chapter 15 is the shortest chapter in the book of Revelation, as it sets up Chapter 16. It glances backward at the Lord’s former judgments, yet, anticipates the glory of heaven that is soon to come! Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:06 17 REVELATION 14 – HEAVENLY ANNOUNCEMENTS http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/22/rev-14-john/ Tue, 22 Jan 2019 20:59:16 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32687 “To be rapt in praise to God is the highest state of the soul. To receive the mercy for which we praise God for is something; but to be wholly clothed with praise to God for the mercy received is far more. Why, praise is heaven, and heaven is praise! Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:00:12 18 REVELATION 13 – THE BEASTLY TRINITY http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/16/rev-13-dan/ Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:28:28 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32679 Chapter 13 of Revelation deals with the rise of the Antichrist. The title Antichrist literally means "in place of" Christ and that is exactly what he is; a demonic imposter who deceives the nations. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:59 19 TWAS THE DAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS EVE http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/08/twastheday-john/ Tue, 08 Jan 2019 20:06:01 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32667 During the busyness of the Christmas holiday it is easy to lose sight of what really matters. Pastor John reminds us to keep our fixed on Jesus in his message "Twas the Day Before Christmas Eve." Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:01:07 20 REVELATION 12 – A GREAT SIGN http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/08/rev-12-dan/ Tue, 08 Jan 2019 19:03:52 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32673 "And they have conquered him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, for they loved not their lives even unto death." Revelation 12:11 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 42:22 21 REVELATION 11:15-19 – THE REWARDS OF SERVICE http://calvarycentral.org/2019/01/08/rev-11b-john/ Tue, 08 Jan 2019 18:56:16 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32671 In part 2 of our study in Revelation 11, Pastor John examines what it means to be a servant of the Lord, and the rewards that come from that service. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 57:23 22 REVELATION 11:01-13 – THE INTERLUDE – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/12/20/rev-10-dan-2/ Thu, 20 Dec 2018 17:00:14 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32644 "The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance." 2 Peter 3:9 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 54:36 23 REVELATION 10 – THE INTERLUDE – PART 1 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/12/11/rev-10-dan/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:11:44 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32641 In Revelation 10, John is instructed to take a small book from an angel of the Lord and consume it. This small book is sweet to his lips but sour in his stomach. In this study we explore the significance of this seemingly strange event. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:19 24 REVELATION 09 – HELL ON EARTH – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/12/04/rev-09b-dan/ Tue, 04 Dec 2018 19:24:59 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32633 "The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly." John 10:10 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:07 25 REVELATION 09 – HELL ON EARTH – PART 1 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/11/27/rev-09a-john/ Tue, 27 Nov 2018 18:29:28 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32626 In spite of all that has happened on the earth throughout our study of Revelation during this tribulation period, much of humanity continues to rebel against the Lord. Their hearts are still hard and they refuse to repent and admit their sins. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:56 26 REVELATION 08 – THE SEVENTH SEAL http://calvarycentral.org/2018/11/20/rev-08-john/ Tue, 20 Nov 2018 21:46:41 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32622 Pastor John examines the seventh and final seal in this weeks study of the book of Revelation. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 54:26 27 REVELATION 07 – END TIMES REVIVAL http://calvarycentral.org/2018/11/13/rev-07-dan/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:10:20 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32615 "For he saith, I have heard thee in a time accepted, and in the day of salvation have I succoured thee: behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation." 2 Corinthians 6:2 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:43 28 REVELATION 06:07-17 – THE 7 SEALS – PART 3 – DEATH UNTO LIFE http://calvarycentral.org/2018/11/06/rev-06c-john/ Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:28:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32611 In this study, Pastor John takes a look at the 4th, 5th and 6th seals and their respective "horsemen." These seals deal specifically with the subject of death. Chapter 6 begins the opening of the seven seals that have kept the scroll bound until its rightful owner returned. It is with the opening of the first seal that the final judgment of the earth begins. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:45 29 REVELATION 06:03-06 – THE 7 SEALS – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/10/30/rev-06b-john/ Tue, 30 Oct 2018 20:01:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32597 In part 2 of our study on the 7 seals our attention is turned to the second seal and third seals and their respective "horsemen." Chapter 6 begins the opening of the seven seals that have kept the scroll bound until its rightful owner returned. It is with the opening of the first seal that the final judgment of the earth begins. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:14:02 30 REVELATION 06:01-02 – THE 7 SEALS – PART 1 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/10/25/rev-06a-john/ Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:42:30 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32564 "Were it my privilege to go back across the years and attend a service at one of these seven churches, I think I should choose the church at Philadelphia." Clovis G. Chappell Chapter 6 begins the opening of the seven seals that have kept the scroll bound until its rightful owner returned. It is with the opening of the first seal that the final judgment of the earth begins. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:31 31 REVELATION 05 – WORTHY IS THE LAMB http://calvarycentral.org/2018/10/17/rev-05-dan/ Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:33:47 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32557 The characteristics of a lion and a lamb seem to be completely unrelated, yet Jesus is described as both in Revelation 5. How do these very different animals reflect the beauty of the nature of Jesus Christ? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 36:10 32 REVELATION 04 – YOU ARE WORTHY, O LORD http://calvarycentral.org/2018/10/09/rev-04-dan/ Tue, 09 Oct 2018 20:46:20 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32541 In Revelation 4, the apostle John is called up into heaven to witness what takes place after the church age. His eyes become fixed on the One who sits on the throne and the 24 elders bowing down and crying out "Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:16 33 REVELATION 03:14-22 – THE CHURCH IN LAODICEA http://calvarycentral.org/2018/10/02/rev-03c-john/ Tue, 02 Oct 2018 21:26:42 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32552 "Were it my privilege to go back across the years and attend a service at one of these seven churches, I think I should choose the church at Philadelphia." Clovis G. Chappell The Lord's love is never so complacent, nor His grace so cheap that He condones sin. His love is far too deep to allow us to settle for a lukewarm faith. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:41 34 REVELATION 03:07-13 – THE CHURCH IN PHILADELPHIA http://calvarycentral.org/2018/09/25/rev-03b-john/ Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:10:37 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32550 "Were it my privilege to go back across the years and attend a service at one of these seven churches, I think I should choose the church at Philadelphia." Clovis G. Chappell Teachings | Calvary Central clean 57:11 35 REVELATION 03:01-06 – THE CHURCH IN SARDIS http://calvarycentral.org/2018/09/18/rev-03a-john/ Tue, 18 Sep 2018 19:10:09 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32545 On the outside, the church in Sardis looked good. But on the inside it was dead. The Lord is holding this dead church responsible for pushing the Holy Spirit out of their church. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:03:39 36 REVELATION 02:12-17 – THE CHURCH IN PERGAMOS http://calvarycentral.org/2018/09/05/rev-02c-dan/ Wed, 05 Sep 2018 21:20:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32535 How is a Christian to grow in their affection for Jesus when they are surrounded by so many competing distractions? Jesus's message to the church in Pergamos provides the answer. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:08 37 REVELATION 02:08-11 – THE CHURCH IN SMYRNA http://calvarycentral.org/2018/08/28/rev-02b-john/ Tue, 28 Aug 2018 19:01:58 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32530 We learn some things from prosperity, but we learn many more from adversity. -- E.C McKenzie Teachings | Calvary Central clean 1:00:52 38 REVELATION 02:01-07 – THE CHURCH IN EPHESUS http://calvarycentral.org/2018/08/21/rev-02a-dan/ Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:35:35 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32528 The church in Ephesus seemed to have all the qualities of a healthy community of believers. They knew the Word of God, they served diligently and faithfully, and they made no accommodation for those who preached false gospels. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 57:21 39 REVELATION 01:04-20 – THE FIRST AND THE LAST http://calvarycentral.org/2018/08/14/rev-01b-dan/ Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:43:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32521 Revelation begins with a greeting from the triune God and John's vision of Jesus Christ in His eternal glory. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:56 40 REVELATION 01:01-03 – INTRODUCTION TO REVELATION http://calvarycentral.org/2018/08/07/rev-01a-dan/ Tue, 07 Aug 2018 21:40:30 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32515 The book of Revelation wasn't written to confuse but to clarify. The Greek word we translate "Revelation" means uncovering, unveiling, or illuminating.. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:04 41 JUDE – CREEPIN’ AND PEEPIN’ – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/07/31/jud-01b-john/ Tue, 31 Jul 2018 20:54:29 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32502 "But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life." Jude 20-21 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 56:54 42 JUDE – CREEPIN’ AND PEEPIN’ http://calvarycentral.org/2018/07/25/jud-john/ Wed, 25 Jul 2018 20:06:06 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32498 In Jude's short letter to the churches, we will see that he wanted to write about their common salvation in Christ, but he felt there was a great threat to the churches that needed to be addressed first. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 42:07 43 03 JOHN – HOW’S YOUR HEALTH http://calvarycentral.org/2018/07/25/3jo-john/ Wed, 25 Jul 2018 18:28:39 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32493 If our physical health was in the same condition as our spiritual health, what condition would we be in? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:16 44 02 JOHN – PROTECTED BY TRUTH AND LOVE http://calvarycentral.org/2018/07/10/2jo-dan/ Tue, 10 Jul 2018 21:14:12 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32455 A church rooted and growing in love is not easily distracted or deceived. How can we grow in love and guard against our own deceitful motives? In his second letter, the Apostle Paul explains how we can grow in love and guard against our own deceitful m... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:31 45 01 JOHN 05:14-21 – PRAY FOR ME http://calvarycentral.org/2018/07/05/1jo-05b-dan/ Thu, 05 Jul 2018 20:08:04 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32453 In the final chapter of John's first letter we see the importance of praying for our brothers and sisters who have taken their eyes of Jesus. We have this confidence, that God will answer our prayers and give them life. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:31 46 01 JOHN 05:01-13 – THE NARROW WAY http://calvarycentral.org/2018/06/26/1jo-05a-dan/ Tue, 26 Jun 2018 21:03:37 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32445 "Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it." Matthew 7:13-14 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 56:34 47 01 JOHN 04 – TEST THE SPIRITS http://calvarycentral.org/2018/06/19/1jo-04-john/ Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:27:12 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32442 The Apostle John makes it clear that any person who claims to be of God and doesn’t believe that Jesus Christ is the Holy and Anointed Son of God, killed and risen again for the sins of mankind, is not of God. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 45:33 48 01 JOHN 03:11-24 – LOVE HURTS http://calvarycentral.org/2018/06/12/1jo-03b-dan/ Tue, 12 Jun 2018 21:42:59 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32440 Life changing evangelism is accomplished through humble service and gospel truth. Jesus is our perfect example of this kind of selfless love. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 45:23 49 01 JOHN 03:01-10 – ADOPTED AND CHANGED http://calvarycentral.org/2018/06/06/1jo-03a-dan/ Wed, 06 Jun 2018 21:25:34 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32389 "Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! Therefore the world does not know us, because it did not know Him. " 1 John 3:1 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:30 50 01 JOHN 02:08-29 – SINNER IN A SUIT http://calvarycentral.org/2018/06/01/1jo-02c-john/ Fri, 01 Jun 2018 22:21:31 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32385 As we continue our study in 1st John, the Apostle John makes it clear that we can not hate our brother and say we live in the light of God's truth. True fellowship with Jesus results in Christ-like love for others. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 56:32 51 01 JOHN 02:03-07 – IF IT WALKS LIKE A DUCK http://calvarycentral.org/2018/05/22/1jo-02b-john/ Tue, 22 May 2018 18:49:35 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32380 Knowing Jesus is much more intimate than just saying that we have knowledge of Him. John tells us that if we truly know Jesus, we will live to do His will. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:34 52 01 JOHN 02:01-03 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH SIN? http://calvarycentral.org/2018/05/16/1jo-02a-dan/ Wed, 16 May 2018 23:13:47 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32373 We’ve been given access to the presence of God through the sacrifice of His Son, Jesus Christ. God's Word tells us if we seek Him we will find Him, and if we draw near to Him, He will draw near to us. So the question is...why don’t we? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 46:24 53 01 JOHN 01 – THE JOY OF FELLOWSHIP WITH GOD http://calvarycentral.org/2018/05/10/1jo-01-dan/ Thu, 10 May 2018 18:54:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32340 In the beginning of John's first epistle he explains that God is the source and standard for all truth. Nothing can be seen as it truly is until it is seen through the light of God. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:12 54 02 PETER 03 – GOD’S LOVING PATIENCE http://calvarycentral.org/2018/05/01/2pe-03-john/ Tue, 01 May 2018 20:52:00 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32307 "The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance." 2nd Peter 3:9 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:04 55 02 PETER 02 – ARE YOU AFRAID? http://calvarycentral.org/2018/04/24/2pe-02-john/ Tue, 24 Apr 2018 21:56:27 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32302 Some fears are unhealthy and unfounded, but as we see in 2nd Peter chapter 2, a genuine fear of the Lord is a wonderful thing! Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:58 56 02 PETER 01 – GROWING AFFECTION http://calvarycentral.org/2018/04/17/2pe-01-dan/ Tue, 17 Apr 2018 20:42:02 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32293 A. W. Tozer once asked, "You know the Word of God, but do you know the God of the Word?" Jesus doesn’t want us to just know of Him or about Him; He beckons us into a deep, real, living relationship with Him. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 58:24 57 01 PETER 05 – SEEKING AND SERVING IN THE FACE OF SUFFERING http://calvarycentral.org/2018/04/11/1pe-05-dan/ Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:25:59 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32285 1st Peter contains the words of a man who has placed his confidence in another Kingdom and in another King. It contains the words of a man who knows that this life is brief and that there’s something infinitely more substantial beyond this life. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:15 58 THE APRIL FOOL – RESURRECTION SUNDAY 2018 http://calvarycentral.org/2018/04/10/2018-resurrection-sunday-john/ Tue, 10 Apr 2018 20:44:20 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32282 Is it intellectual suicide to believe in Jesus Christ? Is there any evidence that points to the existence of Jesus and His resurrection? Pastor John explores these questions in his 2018 Easter message, The April Fool. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:28 59 01 PETER 04 – LIVE LIKE YOU MEAN IT http://calvarycentral.org/2018/03/27/1pe-04-john/ Tue, 27 Mar 2018 20:17:23 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32269 When we allow Jesus into our hearts He comes bearing gifts, more specifically spiritual gifts. Those gifts are for the specific purpose of ministering to and caring for one another. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:31 60 01 PETER 03:08-22 – SHARING THE HEART OF GOD http://calvarycentral.org/2018/03/20/1pe-03c-dan/ Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:48:06 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32262 Jesus taught that blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness. How can we go about increasing our appetite for righteousness? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:30 61 01 PETER 03:07 – HUSBANDS, DWELL WITH UNDERSTANDING http://calvarycentral.org/2018/03/13/1pe-03b-dan/ Tue, 13 Mar 2018 20:24:17 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32220 The self-sacrificial love that a husband shows his wife testifies of the love that Christ has for His church. Although the word love isn’t mentioned in 1st Peter 3:71 it is absolutely modeled. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 41:07 62 01 PETER 03:01-06 – STRANGERS IN OUR OWN HOMES http://calvarycentral.org/2018/03/06/1pe-03a-dan/ Tue, 06 Mar 2018 20:30:39 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32075 As followers of Jesus, are we trying to get through this life as comfortably as possible or do we live to see the gospel made known regardless of the price? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:07 63 01 PETER 02:4-12 – THE DAY OF VISITATION http://calvarycentral.org/2018/02/27/1pe-02b-john/ Tue, 27 Feb 2018 20:39:22 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32054 "But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light!" 1 Peter 2:9-10 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 44:34 64 01 PETER 02 – GROW BABY GROW! http://calvarycentral.org/2018/02/22/1pe-02a-john/ Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:24:51 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32033 As Christians who have received the grace of God for salvation, we should have a never-ending, upward desire to allow the Lord to mature us into the image of Jesus Christ. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:15 65 01 PETER 01 – JUST PASSING THROUGH http://calvarycentral.org/2018/02/15/1pe-01-dan/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:54:30 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=32002 How were so many in the early Christian church able to stand for Jesus in the face of intense persecution? They understood that this world was not their home. They were pilgrims just passing through. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:14 66 JAMES 04:11-5 – WHO DO WE THINK WE ARE? http://calvarycentral.org/2018/02/06/jam-04b-05-dan/ Tue, 06 Feb 2018 20:51:45 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31975 Pride is any estimation of ourselves or others that is not in line with God's. How do we know if we have bought into a worldly way of over and under estimating the worth of ourselves and others? James answers that question as we conclude our study in t... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:27 67 JAMES 04:01-10 – GOD RESISTS THE PROUD http://calvarycentral.org/2018/01/30/jam-04a-john/ Tue, 30 Jan 2018 20:22:54 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31955 In James chapter 4, James encourages believers to to resist the devil and our own selfish desires and draw near to the Lord. We must “cleans our hands” and “purify our hearts” and make up our minds for once and for all that it is Jesus alone that we wi... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:39 68 JAMES 03 – SINS OF THE TONGUE http://calvarycentral.org/2018/01/23/jam-03-john/ Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:06:17 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31944 Someone who has mastered their tongue has mastered themselves. The human tongue is so small, but in many cases, the tongue controls the person instead of the person controlling the tongue. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:16 69 JAMES 02 – SEEING THROUGH NEW EYES http://calvarycentral.org/2018/01/16/jam-02-dan/ Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:33:51 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31941 There is no room for prejudice in the body of Christ. The Christian who misses this, misses the heart of the gospel. Paul writes in Romans 2:11 “For there is no partiality with God.” Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:33 70 JAMES 01:22-27 – FAITH AND THE GOSPEL http://calvarycentral.org/2018/01/12/jam-01c-dan/ Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:11:09 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31935 There is a concern that America’s churches today are becoming plagued by self-deception as Christians are falling into complacency rather than being “doers of the word.” Teachings | Calvary Central clean 54:37 71 JAMES 01:09-27 – PREPARATION AND PERSPECTIVE http://calvarycentral.org/2018/01/10/jam-01b-dan/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 20:02:49 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31933 The temptation to settle for the world's poor excuses for satisfaction doesn't come from God; it comes from our own sinful hearts. James exhorts us not to be deceived. What the world offers is worthless compared to the good and perfect gifts God gives. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:34 72 JAMES 01:01-08 – PATIENCE IN TRIALS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/12/21/jam-01a-john/ Thu, 21 Dec 2017 17:14:48 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31923 In the beginning of his letter, James tells us that there will be many trials in life but the believer can count these trials as joy. Why? Because it is in these trials that we learn to depend on Jesus. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:48 73 HEBREWS 13:07-25 – THE FLAVOR OF FAITH, PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2017/12/13/heb-13b-dan/ Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:27:07 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31901 We have a tendency to elevate things to a Messiah status in our lives. The author of Hebrews tells us that the spiritual mind is preoccupied with the gospel of grace, not with the lesser things of this world. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:58 74 HEBREWS 13:01-06 – THE FLAVOR OF FAITH http://calvarycentral.org/2017/12/06/heb-13a-dan/ Wed, 06 Dec 2017 19:03:41 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31835 Jesus said that we are the salt of the earth, but where has the flavor of the church gone? What does it mean to give flavor to a bland and flavorless culture? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:59 75 HEBREWS 12:14-29 – JESUS, OUR MEDIATOR http://calvarycentral.org/2017/11/29/heb-12b-john/ Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:01:00 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31830 In chapter 12 of Hebrews the author contrasts the Old Testament covenant given to Moses and new covenant ushered in by Jesus. Pastor John W. Brown clean 50:35 1 HEBREWS 12:01-17 – JESUS, OUR FOCUS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/11/22/heb-12a-john/ Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:05:48 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31824 In the midst of trial, satan tries to convince us that our pain will be all over if we'll just give in and give up but the opposite is true. If we take our eyes of Jesus we miss what the Lord is trying to accomplish in our life. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:49 76 HEBREWS 11:17-40 – THE JOY OF THE DISCONTENT http://calvarycentral.org/2017/11/14/heb-11b-dan/ Tue, 14 Nov 2017 23:28:43 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31818 What we choose to place our hope in will determine whether we live a life of satisfaction or discouragement. God's Word tells us that when we place our trust in Jesus we will never be put to shame. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 45:09 77 HEBREWS 11:01-16 – ARE YOU CONVINCED? http://calvarycentral.org/2017/11/08/heb-11a-dan/ Wed, 08 Nov 2017 19:46:40 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31806 Chapter 11 of Hebrews can be connected to the previous 10 chapters with this simple question, "Do you believe this?" After focusing on the supremacy of Jesus Christ, the author of Hebrews now turns his attention to faith in Christ. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 45:09 78 HEBREWS 10 – JESUS, ONE SACRIFICE FOR SINS, FOREVER http://calvarycentral.org/2017/11/01/heb-10-john/ Wed, 01 Nov 2017 17:44:30 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31789 The Old Testament sacrifices were only substitutionary, meaning they could only cover sin. The sacrifice of Jesus Christ took away the sins of the world once and for all. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 54:22 79 HEBREWS 08-09 – JESUS, THE PERFECT SACRIFICE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/10/26/heb-08-09-john/ Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:49:10 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31780 The Jewish Law was not meant to be perfect and neither was the priesthood under the Law. The were only meant to prepare the way for the one true and perfect sacrifice, Jesus Christ. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 56:23 80 HEBREWS 07:04-28 – JESUS, A BETTER HOPE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/10/18/heb-07b-john/ Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:28:16 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31772 Jesus is our guarantee that His is a better priesthood that lasts forever. All the earthly priests eventually died and their death prevented them from continuing, but Jesus conquered death! He lives forever and so does His priesthood. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:46 81 HEBREWS 07:01-03 – MELCHIZEDEK AND THE TITHE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/10/13/heb-07a-dan/ Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:53:54 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31763 Does the Old Testament tithe have any significance for the New Testament believer? Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:42 82 HEBREWS 06:07-20 – JESUS, THE ANCHOR TO OUR SOUL http://calvarycentral.org/2017/10/04/heb-06c-dan/ Wed, 04 Oct 2017 18:56:55 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31747 After a sober warning, the author of Hebrews shares words of encouragement for the believer. It is not the intention of the author to stir up doubt but to provide blessed assurance for those who have been born again in Christ. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:52 83 HEBREWS 06:04-06 – STAY CONNECTED http://calvarycentral.org/2017/09/27/heb-06b-john/ Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:06:43 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31736 Chapter 6 of Hebrews answers the question "Is it possible to have a genuine experience with the Lord and not come to a saving faith in Him?" Teachings | Calvary Central clean 46:49 84 HEBREWS 06:01-03 – GROWING UP, MOVING FORWARD http://calvarycentral.org/2017/09/20/heb-06a-john/ Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:24:19 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31731 The author of Hebrews was writing to Jewish Christians who were having a hard time pressing on and into Jesus and, as a result, moving forward in Jesus. Chapter 6 begins with an encouragement to move into a deeper relationship with Jesus. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 54:54 85 HEBREWS 05 – JESUS – OUR HIGH PRIEST http://calvarycentral.org/2017/09/13/heb-05-dan/ Wed, 13 Sep 2017 19:50:01 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31728 God directed the history of His chosen nation of Israel to point to Jesus. The nation of Israel and the priesthood provides context and helps the world better understand who Jesus is. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 51:17 86 HEBREWS 04 – JESUS – OUR REST http://calvarycentral.org/2017/09/07/heb-04-dan/ Thu, 07 Sep 2017 18:27:00 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31726 Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:11 87 HEBREWS 03 – JESUS – SUPERIOR TO MOSES http://calvarycentral.org/2017/08/30/heb-03-john/ Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:03:14 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31713 The author of Hebrews has proven that Jesus is superior to the prophets and the angels, so now he turns to one even higher in the Hebrew's eyes - Moses. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:15 88 HEBREWS 02 – JESUS – SUPERIOR TO THE ANGELS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/08/23/heb-02-john/ Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:42:14 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31710 The author of Hebrews points out that, in the Old Testament, people were held accountable for the Law of Moses, which came from angels. Where will mankind's excuse be if they reject the plan of salvation that came directly from the Lord and was confirm... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:08 89 HEBREWS 01 – JESUS – THE NAME ABOVE ALL OTHER NAMES http://calvarycentral.org/2017/08/17/heb-01-dan/ Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:00:07 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31700 Hebrews begins with an essay on the supremecy of Jesus Christ. He is truly the name above all other names. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 46:23 90 PHILEMON – RECONCILED THROUGH THE GOSPEL http://calvarycentral.org/2017/08/10/phe-01-dan/ Thu, 10 Aug 2017 20:49:28 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31704 A decision made out of love is always more powerful than a decision made out of fear. In Paul's letter to Philemon Paul wasn’t simply looking for right behavior from Philemon, he was looking for the right heart. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:43 91 TITUS 03 – FAITH WORKS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/08/02/tit-03-john/ Wed, 02 Aug 2017 19:19:22 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31610 We left off with the Apostle Paul telling Titus to "Speak these things, exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no one despise you." Chapter 3 is a continuation of these guidelines for church life. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 58:12 92 TITUS 02 – WEARING THE GOSPEL http://calvarycentral.org/2017/07/27/tit-02-dan/ Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:05:26 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31605 A deeper understanding of God's grace compels us to live a life that proclaims the truth of the gospel. Jesus gave Himself for us, as Paul writes, so that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself His own special people, Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:53 93 TITUS 01 – WHERE HAVE ALL THE GOOD MEN GONE? http://calvarycentral.org/2017/07/19/tit-01-dan/ Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:42:32 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31594 Paul starts his letter to young pastor Titus encouraging him to put Godly leaders in place. Those leaders were to be men who were willing to be slaves to God and not themselves. Men who shared the heart of Christ and and loved their church family. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:02 94 02 TIMOTHY 04 – PAUL’S LAST WORDS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/07/12/2ti-04-dan/ Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:06:34 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31568 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:39 95 02 TIMOTHY 03 – INFLUENCED AND INSPIRED BY CHRIST http://calvarycentral.org/2017/07/07/2ti-03-dan/ Fri, 07 Jul 2017 22:34:05 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31564 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:17 96 02 TIMOTHY 02:20-26 – CHARACTERISTICS OF AN EFFECTIVE LEADER – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2017/06/29/2ti-02b-john/ Thu, 29 Jun 2017 20:08:23 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31557 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:15 97 02 TIMOTHY 02:01-19 – CHARACTERISTICS OF AN EFFECTIVE LEADER – PART 1 http://calvarycentral.org/2017/06/27/2ti-02a-john/ Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:28:33 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31555 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 52:47 98 02 TIMOTHY 01 – FEARLESS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/06/13/2ti-01-dan/ Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:45:17 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31504 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 44:57 99 01 TIMOTHY 06 – THE DO’S AND DON’TS OF CHURCH LIFE – PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2017/06/07/1ti-06-dan/ Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:30:58 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31498 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:30 100 01 TIMOTHY 05 – DO’S AND DON’TS FOR CHURCH LIFE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/05/31/1ti-05-john-2017/ Wed, 31 May 2017 20:56:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31485 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:15 101 01 TIMOTHY 04 – DO’S AND DON’TS OF LEADERSHIP http://calvarycentral.org/2017/05/23/1ti-04-john-2017-2/ Tue, 23 May 2017 22:08:23 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31470 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 43:14 102 01 TIMOTHY 03 – QUALIFIED TO LEAD http://calvarycentral.org/2017/05/16/1ti-03-dan/ Tue, 16 May 2017 21:31:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31460 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 49:09 103 01 TIMOTHY 02 – A GREAT MYSTERY REVEALED http://calvarycentral.org/2017/05/09/1ti-02-dan/ Tue, 09 May 2017 21:46:47 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31448 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:12 104 01 TIMOTHY 01 – JESUS CAME TO SAVE SINNERS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/05/02/1ti-01-john/ Tue, 02 May 2017 22:21:20 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31434 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 46:36 105 02 THESSALONIANS 03 – HOLY HATERS! http://calvarycentral.org/2017/04/25/2th-03-john/ Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:19:47 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31424 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:18 106 RESURRECTION SUNDAY 2017 – IDENTITY CRISIS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/04/18/resurrection2017-dan/ Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:49:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31417 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 107 02 THESSALONIANS 02 – THE ANCHOR TO OUR SOULS http://calvarycentral.org/2017/04/13/2th-02-dan/ Thu, 13 Apr 2017 21:46:17 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31413 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 44:42 108 02 THESSALONIANS 01 – THE GOD OF THE INCREASE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/04/04/2th-01-dan/ Tue, 04 Apr 2017 22:16:02 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31395 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 44:02 109 01 THESSALONIANS 04:13 – 5 – THE RAPTURE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/03/28/1th-04b-05-john/ Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:27:03 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31370 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:22 110 01 THESSALONIANS 03 – 4:12 – BROTHERLY LOVE http://calvarycentral.org/2017/03/24/1th-03-04a-john/ Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:13:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31367 It was Paul's desire that the believers in Thessalonica would live Godly and sanctified lives and in doing so, would lack nothing. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 55:15 111 01 THESSALONIANS 02 – WHOM SHALL I FEAR? http://calvarycentral.org/2017/03/15/1th-02-dan/ Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:13:31 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=31351 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 47:30 112 02 CORINTHIANS 06 – COME OUT, COME OUT, WHERE EVER YOU ARE! http://calvarycentral.org/2016/06/29/2co-06-john/ Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:20:27 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9120 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 113 02 CORINTHIANS 04 – WE WON’T GIVE UP! http://calvarycentral.org/2016/06/22/2co-04-dan/ Wed, 22 Jun 2016 21:47:22 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9107 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 114 02 CORINTHIANS 03 – WORM TO BUTTERFLY http://calvarycentral.org/2016/06/17/2co-03-john/ Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:34:57 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9103 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 115 02 CORINTHIANS 01 – 02 – THE GOD OF COMFORT http://calvarycentral.org/2016/06/08/2co-01-john/ Wed, 08 Jun 2016 22:58:34 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9087 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 116 01 CORINTHIANS 15 – 16 – HOPE OF THE RESURRECTION http://calvarycentral.org/2016/06/02/1co-15-john/ Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:36:30 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9076 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 117 01 CORINTHIANS 14 – THE SUPERIORITY OF PROPHECY http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/25/1co-14-john/ Wed, 25 May 2016 17:25:17 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=9016 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 118 01 CORINTHIANS 13 – THE AGONY OF VICTORY http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-13-john/ Thu, 19 May 2016 23:23:59 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8835 Our world has a very distorted view of love. There are many imitations but only one true source of genuine love. Pastor John W. Brown clean 52:39 119 01 CORINTHIANS 12 – GIFTS THAT EDIFY http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-12-dan/ Thu, 19 May 2016 19:40:59 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8521 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 120 01 CORINTHIANS 11 – CULTURE AND THE CROSS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-11-dan/ Thu, 19 May 2016 19:39:32 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=260 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 121 01 CORINTHIANS 10 – LIBERTY WITHOUT LOVE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-10-john/ Thu, 19 May 2016 18:20:05 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=190 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 122 01 CORINTHIANS 09 – LOVE LIMITS LIBERTY http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-09-john/ Thu, 19 May 2016 17:19:07 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=209 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 123 01 CORINTHIANS 08 – TO MOCK OR TO MODEL (Audio Only) http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-08-dan/ Thu, 19 May 2016 16:18:34 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=237 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 124 01 CORINTHIANS 07 – MARRIAGE COUNSELING http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/19/1co-07-dan/ Thu, 19 May 2016 15:14:03 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=212 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 125 01 CORINTHIANS 06 – HOUSE CLEANING http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/18/1co-06-john/ Wed, 18 May 2016 18:28:25 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=241 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 126 01 CORINTHIANS 05 – LOVE, SEX, AND TRUTH http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/17/1co-07-dan-2/ Tue, 17 May 2016 19:17:27 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=245 Bringing Jesus to the Heart of Phoenix Pastor John W. Brown clean 45:19 127 01 CORINTHIANS 04 – FAMILY MATTERS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/16/1co-04-dan/ Mon, 16 May 2016 19:23:10 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=249 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 128 01 CORINTHIANS 03 – GROW UP! http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/15/1co-03-john/ Sun, 15 May 2016 19:33:55 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=254 Bringing Jesus to the Heart of Phoenix Pastor John W. Brown clean 47:06 129 01 CORINTHIANS 02 – FOOL’S WISDOM http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/14/1co-02-john/ Sat, 14 May 2016 19:36:40 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=256 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 130 ACTS 01 – WAITING FOR THE PROMISE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-01-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:53:18 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8592 The book of Acts is a wonderful reminder of the simplicity of the early church and the tremendously important part the Holy Spirit is to play in our lives as Christians. Pastor John W. Brown clean 131 ACTS 02:01-15 – THE PROMISE RECEIVED http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-02a-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:51:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8590 Words cannot fully express the wonder of the events that take place in Acts 2. Fulfilling the promise of Jesus, God comes and makes His home in born again believers through His Holy Spirit. Pastor Dan Esh clean 132 ACTS 02:16-47 – HOW WILL THEY HEAR? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-02b-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:49:31 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8588 Acts Chapter 2 contains one of the earliest recorded evangelical sermons preached by the apostle Peter. The message Peter gives is Spirit led, scripturally grounded, and Gospel centered. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 41:34 133 ACTS 03 – MONEY, MONEY, MONEY, MONEY! http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-03-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:47:23 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8586 In Acts Chapter 3 we watch as Peter goes from betrayal to preacher/evangelist and miracle worker in a matter of days. The Holy Spirit is transforming the apostles into “powerhouses” for the work and glory of the Lord. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 53:20 134 ACTS 04:01-22 – RELIGIOUS ORDER DISTURBED http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-04a-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:44:13 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8584 Description: In Acts Chapter 4 the early church is growing rapidly. 3,000 people came to a saving belief in Jesus Christ after Peter’s first sermon and 5,000 people are saved after his second. Unfortunately not everyone is excited about this wonderful ... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 50:51 135 ACTS 04:23-37 – AN OUTPOURING OF GRACE AND POWER http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-04b-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:42:03 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8582 Description: There are many places in scripture when the apostles “were filled with the Holy Spirit”, and they spoke in other tongues. Here in Chapter 4 of Acts, through the power of the Holy Spirit, they spoke the word of God with boldness. Teachings | Calvary Central clean 48:41 136 ACTS 05:01-11 – TO BE OR TO APPEAR? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-05a-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:39:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8580 Description: George MacDonald once said “Half the misery in the world is caused by people trying to look rather than trying to be.” This statement may have never been more true than it is today. We live in a culture that regularly places more importanc... Teachings | Calvary Central clean 38:56 137 ACTS 05:12-42 – HYPOCRITES AND THE REAL DEAL http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-05b-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:38:05 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8578 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 138 ACTS 06 – LITTLE THINGS MATTER http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-06-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:16:03 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8576 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 139 ACTS 07 – SOMETHING WORTH DYING FOR http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-07-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:14:20 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8574 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 140 ACTS 08:01-24 – THEOLOGY MATTERS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-08a-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:11:52 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8572 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 141 ACTS 08:26-40 – THE LOST ART OF DISCIPLESHIP http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-08b-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 20:09:53 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8570 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 142 01 CORINTHIANS 01 – DISPLAYING JESUS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/1co-01-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:39:45 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=258 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 143 ACTS 09:01-31 – SIGHTED YET BLIND http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-09a-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:33:32 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8568 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 144 ACTS 09:32 – 10:23 – PETER, ARISE AND EAT (PART 1) http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-09b-10a-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:31:32 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8566 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 145 ACTS 10:24 – 11:18 – PETER, ARISE AND EAT (PART 2) http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-10b-11a-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:28:58 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8564 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 146 ACTS 11:19 – 12 – THE PERSECUTION BEGINS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-11b-12-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:26:08 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8562 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 147 ACTS 13:01-12 – SERGIUS PAULUS, INTELLIGENCE VS WISDOM http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-13a-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:22:04 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8558 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 148 ACTS 13:13-52 – TURNING TO THE GENTILES http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-13b-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:19:05 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8556 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 149 ACTS 14 – STRUCK DOWN BUT NOT DESTROYED http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-14-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 19:17:04 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8554 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 150 ACTS 15 – ONLY JESUS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-18-dan-2/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:58:33 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8552 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 151 ACTS 16 – DUNGEON DISCIPLESHIP http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-16-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:56:16 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8550 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 152 ACTS 17 – BEREAN OR AREOPAGITE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-17-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:46:36 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8548 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 153 ACTS 18 – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GOSPEL http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-18-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:38:26 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8545 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 154 ACTS 19 – THE GOSPEL, DESTROYER OF IDOLS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-19-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:36:39 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8543 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 155 ACTS 20 – MORE BLESSED TO GIVE THAN TO RECEIVE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-20-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:34:18 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8541 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 156 ACTS 21 – INCONVENIENT DEVOTION http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-21-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:32:00 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8539 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 157 ACTS 22 – POLITICAL RELIGION http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-25-john-2/ Fri, 13 May 2016 18:30:05 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8537 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 158 ACTS 23 – ON THE DEFENSIVE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-23-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:44:10 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8535 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 159 ACTS 24 – PAUL BEFORE FELIX http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-24-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:42:10 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8533 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 160 ACTS 25 – PAUL BEFORE FESTUS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-25-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:39:44 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8531 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 161 ACTS 26 – PAUL BEFORE AGRIPPA http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-26-john/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:37:41 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8529 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 162 ACTS 27 – ALL IS LOST http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-27-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:32:25 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8526 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 163 ACTS 28 – ORDER IN CHAOS http://calvarycentral.org/2016/05/13/act-28-dan/ Fri, 13 May 2016 17:10:42 +0000 http://calvarycentral.org/?p=8523 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 164 ROMANS 01 – WHY IS OUR WORLD IN THIS MESS? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-01-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:44:22 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=389 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 165 ROMANS 02 – IS IT REAL OR JUST RELIGION? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-02-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:42:27 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=386 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 166 ROMANS 03 – MANKIND, GUILTY AS CHARGED http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-03-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:39:46 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=383 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 167 ROMANS 04 – THE LAW: UNDERMINED OR FULFILLED? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-04-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:36:52 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=379 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 168 ROMANS 05 – ZOMBIES ARE REAL! http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-05-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:34:17 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=376 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 169 ROMANS 06 – DEAD MEN DON’T SIN http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-06-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:30:55 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=371 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 170 ROMANS 07 – THE CHRISTIAN’S WAR AGAINST SIN http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-10-dan-2/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 19:25:25 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=359 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 171 ROMANS 08 – NO LONGER TERMINAL http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-08-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 19:20:04 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=357 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 172 ROMANS 09 – VESSELS OF HONOR, VESSELS OF DISHONOR http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-09-john/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 19:00:17 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=340 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 173 ROMANS 10 – WHAT MUST I DO TO BE SAVED? http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-10-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 18:30:25 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=328 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 174 ROMANS 11 – THE GOODNESS AND SEVERITY OF GOD http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-11-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 18:29:18 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=355 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 175 ROMANS 12:01-02 – MOTIVATED BY MERCY, PART 1 http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-12a-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 18:28:45 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=323 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 176 ROMANS 12:03-21 – MOTIVATED BY MERCY, PART 2 http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/10/rom-12b-dan/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 18:25:31 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=325 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 177 ROMANS 13 – LIGHT IN A DARK WORLD http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/05/rom-13-john/ Tue, 05 Apr 2016 22:21:26 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=302 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 178 ROMANS 14 – EVERY KNEE SHALL BOW http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/05/rom-14-john/ Tue, 05 Apr 2016 22:17:44 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=294 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 179 ROMANS 15 – FOR HIS NAME’S SAKE http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/05/rom-15-dan/ Tue, 05 Apr 2016 21:58:08 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=292 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 180 ROMANS 15:17-16 – THE PERSONAL CHURCH http://calvarycentral.org/2016/04/05/rom-15b-16-dan/ Tue, 05 Apr 2016 21:52:11 +0000 http://www.centraltestsite.com/?p=290 Teachings | Calvary Central clean 181