Beginning a new exposition of Colossians, we consider the first 8 verses of this short but impactful epistle. Continue reading “Introduction to Colossians”
Continuing his thoughts on the ministry of the church, pastor Winslett speaks about Jesus’ instruction to employ wisdom and discretion in our work.
Last weeks message focused on the biblical encouragement to “wait” on the Lord in our trials. Today, we balance that though with a message on working. That is, as we wait on God, there are many things we need to be doing, particularly as a church. Continue reading “Working While Waiting”
A popular Christian slogan in contemporary times is “Let go and let God.” But is this the best way to express encouragement in times of trial? We think not – for the simple reason that human beings cannot “let” God do anything, for He is sovereign.
In this message, Pastor Winslett speaks to that point, while also clarifying the true point most people intend when they say this phrase, as well as biblical alternatives. Continue reading “Let Go and Let God???”
Continuing our series on forgiveness, we consider passages that focus on forgiveness from a parental/chastening perspective, rather than an eternal perspective. Continue reading “Forgiveness in an Experiential Sense”
Forgiveness is a concept at the forefront our minds as well as scripture itself. In this message, Ben Winslett speaks of the forgiveness of sins through Christ Jesus.
Please enjoy this message preached August 2021 at Flint River. Continue reading “Forgiveness in an Eternal Sense”
In Judges 6, we’re introduced to about the most unlikely candidate to deliver Israel from Midianite conquerors, a fearful and uncertain Gideon. And yet, his faith is spoken of in the Honor Roll of faith in Hebrews 11. From this, every day saints can find much comfort and encouragement! Continue reading “An Unlikely “Hero””
The orthodox word “Trinity” is one that expresses the theological truth that the Godhead is one God in three Persons; Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. In this message, Pastor Winslett speaks to the great and perfect, eternal unity there is between these three Persons of the one Godhead. Continue reading “The Trinity as a Tri-Unity”
Human beings are social creatures and as such, no one is to be an island to himself. In this message, Ben Winslett shares insight from scripture about the need for companionship in the world. Continue reading “The Value of Friends”
Micah 6:8 says God requires of His people that they do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God. Today we focus on that beautiful, Christlike trait, mercy. Continue reading “To Love Mercy”