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Fear of God Devotional: The Fear of Man in the Ministry

How are we to avoid the fear of man? Clarence Simmons explains in this video that we ought to cry out to God because our natural inclination is the fear of man – that is natural. We are to plead with God to give us boldness to proclaim His truth, no matter the cost. That […]

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Fear of God Devotional: The Fear of God In Missions

What are the characteristics of a minister who fears God? Mala Chindongo explains in this video that a man who fears God is one who does not focus on himself but instead on the will of God. When it comes to missions, a missionary or pastor on the mission field knows that he is there […]

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Fear of God Devotional: Modesty – Adorned with Beautiful Holiness

How are we to grow in holiness? In this video, Craig Houston describes one way we can strive to grow in holiness. Specifically, he discusses 1 Timothy 2 and 1 Peter 3 and explains they describe women who adorn themselves with godliness. Holiness is on display from the inside out – a woman should be […]

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Help! My Church is in Crisis

How do you persevere through trials in church life, or any other part of life? How do you go to church in a time of crisis, where there is disagreement, confusion and hurt feelings? How do you face people who have offended you? How do you spend Sunday with people who disagree? How are you supposed to sing with […]

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Fear of God Devotional: What Does the Fear of God Look Like

How can we grow in the fear of God? Jason Dohm explains in this video that the fear of God is something that grows through your life – it is something that results from knowing and learning more about Him. There is always more to learn about God. Obviously, there is plenty of room for […]

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Sufficient, Certain and Infallible – The Power of the Word of God

The historical confessions of faith are a steadying influence in a church and family. I recently delivered a message on The Baptist Confession of 1689 which speaks of the power of the Word of God in the first chapter.  In the first three sections of Chapter 1 of the Baptist Confession of 1689, the sufficiiency, […]

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Join Us for a Leaders Meeting During the FORGE Conference

One of my great desires is that pastors in a region who embrace the sufficiency of Scripture will begin to know each other better and in turn work together to advance the kingdom of heaven in their communities. To that end, the NCFIC would like to invite you to a luncheon for prayer, mutual encouragement, […]

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Fear of God Devotional: The Fear of God and Division in Churches

How does a lack of the fear of God cause division in churches? Mala Chindogo explains in this video that within the church, there can be division among members because of gossip. People do not gossip because they care about a person, but because they want to stir up strife. When there is no fear […]

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Know How Killing Sin Is

Here is a video put together yesterday at the Colorado Father Son Retreat. You’re mortifying the flesh, killing it so that it doesn’t kill you. Every father and son need have to that agreement, the son needs to know how killing sin is, and how blessed the kingdom of Heaven is.

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The Devil’s Three Pronged Pitchfork – The Lust of the Flesh, the Eyes, and the Pride of Life

Fathers and sons need to get on the same page about what is happening to them – especially when they are having a conflict. One of those areas is the matter of worldliness and the forces that are activating the “lust flesh, the lust of the eyes and the pride of life.”  Nothing that fathers and […]

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Fear of God Devotional: How Your Children Strike You With the Fear of God

How does your family help you fear God? Craig Houston explains in this video that he doesn’t want to fail his wife, children, and his church congregation and cause them to stumble – each of them serve as positive restraining works of the fear of the Lord. Throughout Scripture, we can read of the blessing […]

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Fear of God Devotional: Evidences of Lack of Fear of God

Are you too busy for God? Clarence Simmons explains in this video that tragically, Christians commonly neglect to read the Word of God and spend time in prayer. Failing to consistently read Scripture and spend time in prayer causes us to grow farther away from God and take steps backward in our walk of sanctification. […]

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Come Grow in the fear of God – Early Bird Pricing Ends Tonight!

Please consider joining us at the Fear of God conference this October 27-29th. You may be thinking, “Oh, I already know about the fear of God. Why do I need to go?” Let’s take a moment and think about the condition of our own hearts, churches, families, and nations in regards to the fear of […]

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Come Grow in the fear of God – Early Bird Pricing Ends Tonight!

Please consider joining us at the Fear of God conference this October 27-29th. You may be thinking, “Oh, I already know about the fear of God. Why do I need to go?” Let’s take a moment and think about the condition of our own hearts, churches, families, and nations in regards to the fear of […]

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Fear of God Devotional: The Fear of God in Our Educational Priorities

What is the cost of removing the fear of God from our children’s education? Kevin Swanson explains that because we have abandoned the fear of God in our educational institutions, every sphere of life is negatively impacted. Parents neglect their responsibility to teach and train their children and hand it over to the schools. Schools […]

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