Category: Spiritual Growth

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 Maurice C. Wildy III “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…

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…

Progressive Sanctification, Rule of Life, Moral Law, and Antinomianism… Revisited

What If We Used Words Objectively? Imagine if Christians, rather than fighting against terms needlessly, took those terms back, defining them clearly and objectively, and educating others on the right use of them. Progressive Sanctification (Literally, proceeding onward in, forward in, or increasing in, being set apart for a sacred purpose)1913 Webster Dictionary: Progressive: Moving…

Keep Me, Holy Spirit

Keep Me, Holy Spirit Pastor Jesse Gistand Lord’s Day Sermon 08/03/2008 – 71m 2 Chronicles 24:1-27 Notes: 1 Corinthians 10:11-12 “Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come. 12 Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed…

More Thoughts On Sanctification

Consider 1 Thessalonians 4:3-7 “For this is the will of God, [even] your SANCTIFICATION / HOLINESS [G38 – hagiasmos], that ye should abstain from fornication. 4 That every one of you should know how to possess his vessel in SANCTIFICATION / HOLINESS [G38 – hagiasmos], and honour; 5 Not in the lust of concupiscence, even…

“The Lawful Use of the Law” In Light Of Parallel Passages

The passages are modified slightly, always within brackets, for ease of identifying the parallelisms that exists amongst them. Please note the synonymous use of terms like “Word, Law, Commandments, Judgments, Prophesyings, Holy Scriptures, All Scripture, etc.” and also note how the words “reprove/rebuke/warn/correct/exhort” (in their various grammatical forms) are associated with that which is needful…

Jesse Gistand: Sermons on Joseph

Pastor Jesse Gistand: Sermons on Joseph Joseph The Forerunner and Revelation of Joseph Parts 1 & 2 Pastor Jesse Gistand Audio sermons This series of sermons, as with his others, constitute something very rare in our day. These sermons evidence the utter benefit of bringing the full counsel of God. When messages are absolutely Christ-centered…