Revelation Lesson 6: Satan

In the last lesson, we ran across the phrase “synagogue of Satan.” Since “the Adversary” plays a part in the unfolding drama of Revelation, it seemed good to take one lesson to do a thorough introduction to the Devil. Teaching Notes Revelation Lesson 6: Satan — Teaching Notes PDF Video Audio https://media.blubrry.com/journeyoflife/p/archive.org/download/RevLesson06SatanMP3/RevLesson06SatanMP3.mp3Podcast: Play in new […]

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The Parable of the Ten Bridesmaids. Windows of Opportunity Close

Jesus told a fascinating parable about 10 bridesmaids waiting for the groom. Five were unprepared for the long wait and ran out of lamp oil. In the end, they didn’t get to go to the wedding feast. There is joy in this parable (the Kingdom of God is always compared to parties and treasures!) but […]

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Jesus Is Master of All, Even Death, Itself

In this All Saints Day message, Pastor John walks through the account of Jesus raising Lazarus from death after being dead for four days. Out of this account, we learn 1. Jesus is in charge of what’s going on 2. Jesus is compassionate 3. Jesus doesn’t tell us everything 4. Jesus is master of death […]

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Revelation Bible Study – Rev. 2:8-11 To the church at Smyrna

In this lesson, we read through and study the words of Jesus to the church at Smyrna, recorded in Revelation 2:8-11. This church is one of two that receive no corrective words from Jesus. Be sure to do the previous lessons first. Unlike some other books of the Bible, you really can’t skip around Revelation (at […]

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3 Foundational Principles to Guide You Through Life – 3 Solas of the Reformation

When your world is shaken, your principles pull you through. In the 1500’s, the Protestant Reformation was shaking Europe. The Reformers came together around three principles. These same three principles can guide you through your life today. They will keep your relationship with God clear. What that relationship is clear, everything else falls in line. Learn […]

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Revelation Bible Study – To the church at Ephesus (Rev. 2:1-7)

In this lesson, we read through and study the words of Jesus to the first church addressed, the church at Ephesus. These words are recorded in Revelation 2:1-7. Be sure to do the previous lessons first. Unlike some other books of the Bible, you really can’t skip around Revelation (at least, the first time you […]

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Revitalize Dull Relationships & Keep New Ones Fresh with These Two Simple Practices

You can revitalize dull relationships and keep new ones fresh with these two simple practices. Why do some relationships grow stale and boring while others seem to grow in vitality as the years pass? How can you restore life and vitality to relationships that have grown dull and lackluster? In this sermon, Pastor John gives […]

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The Door to Heaven Opens from the Inside (sermon 2017OCT15)

The Gospel began to come clear to Martin Luther as he lectured on books like Psalms, Romans, and Galatians. What he read changed his life and, in the process, the course of the world: “But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness […]

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Revelation 1:9-20 Bible Lesson 3

In this third lesson, the vision of Revelation actually begins. Jesus is John’s attention with a voice like a trumpet, flaming eyes, a face shining like the sun, and a sword sticking out of his mouth. But, really, what does this mean? That’s what you’ll learn in this lesson. But you would be well-advised to […]

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Revelation Lesson 02 1:1-1:8

In this lesson, Pastor John walks you through the prologue and the greeting. We haven’t even scratched the surface of the difficult stuff and it’s already getting very interesting. What do you think the “seven spirits” are? https://media.blubrry.com/journeyoflife/p/archive.org/download/RevelationLesson02MP3/RevelationLesson02MP3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:57 — 36.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | […]

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