Category: Spiritual Growth & Edification

Regarding Total Reliance On God

An excerpt from “The Christian in Complete Armour” (Complete & Unabridged) “…we saints that have habitual grace, yet this lies like water at the bottom of a well, which will not ascend with all our pumping till God pour in his exciting grace, and then it comes. To will is more than to think, to…

Doctrinal Orthodoxy: Thoughts On Edification

Thoughts On Edification 2 Timothy 3:16-17 “All scripture [is] given by inspiration of God, and [is] profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: 17 That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.” To edify is essentially to build up, like one would a home or…

Sermon: Pastor Jesse Gistand: “Help Us Holy Spirit”

“The Apostolic Work of the Spirit of God” “Help Us Holy Spirit” Pastor Jesse Gistand / Sunday Sermon Facebook Link: * Sermon Outline Download Link: https://www.grace-bible.com/sermons/sermon/2019-10-20/the-apostolic-work-of-the-holy-spirit-help-us-holy-spirit-sunday-sermon-outline * Sermon (Alternative Video) Livestream Link: https://livestream.com/gbc/events/8864329/videos/198016581 * GBC-Hayward Contact Information: Email: gbc@grace-bible.com Website: http://www.grace-bible.com

Sanctification: The Believer’s Transformation, Part 1 | John McArthur | YouTube

Sanctification: The Believer’s Transformation Part One John MacArthur  (with associated passages and a personal note) Biblical Passages: Philippian 2:12-16 “Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always OBEYED, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, WORK OUT YOUR OWN SALVATION with fear and trembling. 13 For it is God which worketh…

Sermon: Pastor Jesse Gistand: “My Yoke Is Easy And My Burden Is Light – In HIM We FIND Rest”

MY YOKE IS EASY AND MY BURDEN IS LIGHT “In HIM We FIND Rest” Pastor Jesse Gistand Sunday Sermon (Part II) Links: * Sermon Facebook (Video) Link: https://www.facebook.com/gracebiblehayward/videos/784165048587160/ * Sermon Livestream (Video) Link: https://livestream.com/gbc/events/8423272/videos/182241299 * Sermon Outline Link: http://www.grace-bible.com/sermons/sermon/2018-10-21/my-yoke-is-easy-and-my-burden-is-light-in-him-we-find-rest-part-ii-sunday-sermon Passages: Matthew 11:28-30 “Come unto me, all [ye] that labour and are heavy laden, and I…

The Lawful Use Of the Law

The Lawful Use Of the Law All Scripture Is Profitable Unto (Manifest) Righteousness & Sanctification By Curt Wildy “But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived. 14 But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned [them];…

Pastor Jesse Gistand on God-enabled Faithfulness, Commitment, Obedience, Self-Denial, and Focus

Note: The following is a relatively short excerpt from his May 14, 2016 study titled “Men’s Theology – Leadership Class – Part 5.” For the full audio, please click here or visit: http://www.grace-bible.com/sermons/sermon/2016-05-14/mens-theology-leadership-class-part-5-2016. I cannot stress enough how much I would encourage everyone to listen to it in its entirety. The study speaks volumes concerning…