By Dr. Phil Dillingham Text: Mark 12:30-31 “And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment. And the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself. There is none other commandment greater than these.” The Love of the World. Worldly love usually expects something in return; if you do something good for me, I will do something good for you. Many times worldly love is one-sided. You do everything for me and I will do nothing back forRead More →

By Dr. Phil Dillingham Text: John 9:4 I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work. Introduction: The best work Jesus ever did was to always bring glory to his Heavenly Father in all that he did. We can do the same. (John 13:31-32, John 14:13; 15:8 John 17: 4-10) I Must Be Friendly.    “Prov. 18:24 A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: Many professing Christians are unfriendly, cold toward others because they are self-centered, perhaps conceited. Some are self-conscious. Unfriendliness defeats one’s Christianity, disappoints others, and this displeasesRead More →

By: Dr. Phil Dillingham “How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation;” (Hebrews 2:3). “My sons, be not now negligent; for the lord hath chosen you to stand before him, to serve him, and that you should minister unto him, and burn incense.” (II Chronicles 29: 11). Neglecting Our Complete Salvation “so great salvation” (1) Of Our Mind. It will decay. (2) Of Our Body. It will become ill before its time. (3) Of Our Spirit. It will atrophy. Neglecting Our Family (1) Neglecting God’s Purpose for Creating the Family. (2) Neglecting the Teaching and Training in Godly Living. (3) Neglecting Making theRead More →

By Dr. Phil Dillingham (Hebrews 2:3) (I.) Fellowship is to have one love. That one love is to be a total love for God, others and ourselves, in that order. (Deuteronomy 6:5; Matthew 22:37; Mark 12:33). (1) We are to love God with All of our strength. (2) With All of our soul. (3) with All of our heart. Heart refers to the totality of our life. Fellowship is to have one head, one mind, one heart and one love. We must love God with all of our strength (body), with all our soul, and with all our heart (spirit). Our spirit has three functionsRead More →

By Reverend Stanley Taylor Text: Jeremiah 18:1-12 Introduction: The most important work that takes place in the child of God is what God is doing to make us more like his son. Jeremiah tells us how God works in our lives by going to the potter’s house. The Principle Taught-The Absolute Sovereignty of God. The first truth taught by the potter is the absolute right of God.(Potter) The second truth taught is the will of man to choose.(Clay) The Purpose Suggested-God’s Plan. The potter has a plan for the clay. The clay reveals that plan through submission. The clay plus the potter becomes a thingRead More →

By Dr. Phil Dillingham Hebrews 2:3 “How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation;” Introduction: Our text speaks about our salvation as being a great salvation. The tragedy is that many have made a small response and have a fragmentary knowledge of the full and complete salvation provided by Christ through the Holy Spirit. In order to experience full and complete salvation in the present; we should begin By: Letting the Lord Jesus Christ be our example and teacher. Jesus was more the teacher than he was a preacher. He was called a Master; this was the title of an authoritative teacher. HeRead More →

By Dr. Phil Dillingham Text: Exodus 32 Introduction: We learn by reading this chapter, that without leadership people soon return to their old ways. While Moses was up on the Mount receiving the Ten Commandments; the Israelites returned to Idol worship that they practiced in Egypt. Even today, people are lured away by modern-day idols. God warns us again and again in the Bible to avoid Idol worship. Idols come in many different forms. The Idol of People. Acts 12:21-22 “And upon a set day Herod, arrayed in royal apparel, sat upon his throne, and made an oration unto them. And the people gave aRead More →