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Lesson of the Hour
A Message of God's Word
Category: Christianity
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
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May 21, 2018 08:59 AM PDT

This message challenges believers to follow Christ to His church. Today, many people prefer non-denominational churches with few distinctions to be more accepting and less restricting. Who wants to question their family church and traditions? However, Christians cannot compromise the church of Christ built upon faith in Jesus as the Son of God. This message draws commands from the Scriptures to observe and maintain the traditions that come from Christ and His apostles. Distinctive characteristics set the church in the New Testament apart from many churches today.

Scripture Reading: Mark 7:1-9 (read by Steve Berg)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded May 20, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

May 14, 2018 05:24 PM PDT

In the parable of the sower, Jesus described different types of soil representing the types of people who hear God’s word. Those who heard the word and the cares of the world choked them were as seed cast among the thorns. What are Christians to do with cares and anxieties in this life? Jesus commanded, “Do not be anxious about this life” (Matt 6:25). This message presents Christ’s words that redirect the believer’s focus past anxieties to seek more.

Scripture Reading: Luke 12:22-33 (read by Dutch Dekker)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded May 13, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

May 07, 2018 06:45 PM PDT

For 18 years, she was bent over. One day, she was in a synagogue where Jesus was preaching. Without the woman asking, Jesus called her to him, and he healed her. Christians desire to model Jesus’s compassion as seen throughout His numerous miracles. Jesus referred to the woman that He healed as “a daughter of Abraham.” The way that people view each other affects how they love one another. This message compels each person to look at others as God would have believers to look at each other and all humanity.

Scripture Reading: Romans 12:9-10 (read by Gerrit Dekker)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded May 6, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

April 30, 2018 05:47 PM PDT

Soldiers endure great hardships for a cause to save, protect, and give liberty to others. People endure for a cause that they believe in. People stand in line for a new product because they believe in the company. Faith is believing that God exists and more. Believers must believe that God rewards those who seek Him. Christians look for more than this life. Christians should look for an afterlife that is more than living as a spirit in a ghost-like body. Most people even unbelievers hope for this. This message presents the faith of substance and certainty.

Scripture Reading: Hebrews 12:12 (read by Marcq Rhodes)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded April 29, 2018, at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

April 23, 2018 07:52 AM PDT

His spirit was provoked by the idols that filled the city of Athens. The apostle Paul went and reasoned in the synagogues and marketplace. Because Paul was proclaiming Jesus and the resurrection, some philosophers took Paul to the Rock of Ares, the Areopagus. Paul stood before those thinkers and made reasonable observations about the unknown God, and Paul declared a message that all people need to hear. Christians must learn from Paul’s reasoning and message. Christians can persuade, reason, and lead others to the hope of Jesus’s resurrection.

Scripture Reading: Romans 1:18-23 (read by William Salisbury)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded April 22, 2018, at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

April 09, 2018 10:16 AM PDT

According to Luke’s Gospel, the disciples were troubled and doubted when they first saw Jesus risen from the dead. Jesus revealed Himself to them as flesh and bones and not a spirit. Through many proofs, Jesus presented Himself alive from the dead. His resurrection changed the disciples and changes many today. Jesus also gave the greatest mission to tell the world about His resurrection, repentance, and forgiveness of sins. Jesus did not give a mission that could not be accomplished. Furthermore, God gave gifts to Christians for that mission. This message explores the faith, hope, and love that compels obedience to Jesus’s Great Commission.

Scripture Reading: II Corinthians 5:14-15 (read by Don Kovar)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded April 8, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

April 02, 2018 09:03 AM PDT

Why do you go to church? Better yet, how would you describe the ideal church to attend? How do the people communicate and interact with each other? How would they handle disputes and disagreements?

We live in a world where people are moving further away from home and engaging less in the real world. No longer feeling a sense of community at church or within their family, people are looking elsewhere to fill the void.

The church was created to be the most influential and powerful sense of the belonging the world will ever know. So when did things start going wrong? We will discuss the leading cause of division within the church (or any relationship), plus three key elements to overcome them.

Scripture Reading: I Corinthians 5:1-5 & II Corinthians 2:5-11 (read by Gerrit Dekker)
Lesson by Undre Griggs
Recorded April 1, 2018, at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

March 26, 2018 06:49 PM PDT

As the chief priests and scribes mocked Jesus on the cross calling Jesus to come, many today mock the cross of Christ. The message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing according to the apostle Paul. What is the cross of Christ to those who being saved? This message presents Christ’s crucifixion as the power of God to salvation. The cross of Christ is God’s demonstration of love. Paul concluded Christ is the wisdom and power of God.

Scripture Reading: I Corinthians 3:18-20 (read by Gerrit Dekker)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded March 25, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

March 19, 2018 05:51 PM PDT

Jesus challenged hypocrisy and hidden sins. Many people put God off until later. They focus on this life now. They reason that they are good enough not thinking about the faithful are saved. Jesus told the parable a rich farmer whose land produced much. The man tore down his barns and built new ones. He told himself, “Soul, you have ample goods laid up for many years; relax, eat, drink, be merry.” However, God spoke, “Fool! This night your soul is required of you, and the things you have prepared, whose will they be?” Jesus revealed that only a few are saved. The answer to salvation is in Christ’s words found in Luke 9:23–26.

Scripture Reading: Luke 12:4-5 (read by Christopher Howell)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded March 18, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

March 14, 2018 04:31 PM PDT

Christians believe that God instituted marriage for life — one man, one woman, one life, one exception. Jesus declared, “What therefore God has joined together, let not man separate” (Mark 10:9). People are amazed at any couple who remain married for decades. However, marriage is often hard but worth it as God made man and women for each other. Divorce seems too common. The Bible describes the cruelty of divorce for any reason. This message urges all believers to listen to Jesus Christ and bring His love into your marriage.

Scripture Reading: Matthew 5:31-32 (read by David Johnson)
Lesson by Scott Shifferd
Recorded March 11, 2018 at the Dean Road church of Christ in Jacksonville, FL

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