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7 Reasons Families Should Pray

Thomas Doolittle gives us seven reasons families should pray: Reason 1 Because we receive every day family-mercies from the hand of God. He loads us daily with His benefits (Ps. 68:19). When you wake in the morning and find your dwelling safe, not consumed with fire, not broken through by thieves, is not this a […]

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Profile of the Evangelistic Home – Joel Beeke

Here is a transcript of an exceptional message given by Joel Beeke during the White Unto Harvest Conference. The message is titled: “Profile of the Evangelistic Home.” There are numerous church growth books and manuals flooding the market, but surprisingly few of them address internal growth through the Holy Spirit as He sovereignly blesses the raising of children […]

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The Importance of Family Prayer

Fathers are commanded to read the Word of God to their families, and to instruct them in it. If they are to read the Word of God to their families, then they must pray with them as well. It is critical that families pray together, and Thomas Doolittle in this article titled, “The Word of […]

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The Fear of God and Revival

What happens to a community of ten thousand people if suddenly two thousand of those people begin to walk in the fear of God? The conduct of those people is no longer governed by the eye of the policeman but by the eye of God. The students in the schools conduct themselves not with reference […]

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Laying Hold of Sabbath Joy

Did you know that the Sabbath was made to secure joy and justice? In Isaiah 56:1-8, we learn that the love of God is secured in the keeping of His commandments. As God’s people take hold of His covenant in the form of the Ten Commandments and keeping the Sabbath for worship, they come to the realization, “For […]

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Do They Love Family Too Much?

In this video from our 2014 Burnings in the Soul men’s luncheon, Jeff Pollard addresses his audience of family-integrated church members and asks, “Do they love family too much?” Pollard stresses that we need to love Christ for who He is: Christ is beautiful – the Scriptures make that obvious. Christ is holy, Christ is love, Christ is […]

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Forgiveness – A Prerequisite to Proper Fear

Until a person knows the forgiveness of God based on the blood of the everlasting covenant, he will never rightly fear God. He may be terrified of God; he may have a dread of God, but that terror and dread will drive him away from God. The fear of God couched in the consciousness of […]

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The Power of the Holy Spirit

In this message from our White Unto Harvest conference on the Great Commission, Paul Washer teaches us of the power of the Holy Spirit. Speaking on Matthew 28:15: “So they took the money and did as they were instructed; and this saying is commonly reported among the Jews until this day. Then the eleven disciples went away into […]

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A.W. Pink on Family Worship

Here is a great article by A.W. Pink on family worship: There are some very important outward ordinances and means of grace which are plainly implied in the Word of God, but for the exercise of which we have few, if any, plain and positive precept; rather are we left to gather them from the […]

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The Cross as Medicine and Food on Good Friday

Today millions around the globe will be mindful of the cross. So should we. Don’t ignore the cross today. It is an opportunity to think and feel rightly about it – that is, biblically. For us, and for all true believers, the death of Christ on the cross is the center of atonement. In Isaiah 43:25, […]

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2015 Burnings in the Soul – Joel Beeke

Here is a clip from Joel Beeke at last year’s men’s meeting titled “Burnings in the Soul.” This meeting is held each year directly preceeding our national conference in October. In these meetings, we invite the speakers to come up and share with us what has been burning in their soul. In this clip, Dr. […]

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Preaching The Glory of the Kingdom of God

God is all good things, and every good thing.  He is self-sufficient, alone-sufficient, and all-sufficient.  Nothing is lacking in him–either for the soul’s protection from all evil, or for the soul’s perfection with all good.  If God were your portion, you would find in him whatever your heart could desire and whatever could lead you […]

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The Fear of God is a Promised Blessing

It is not enough simply to know that you must have the fear of God and the things that constitute that fear. You must know where to get it. Crippling harm can come to you if you don’t know where to get the fear of God. This is a matter of great spiritual concern. What […]

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Love and Loyalty Conference Date Change

The upcomming conference titled Love and Loyalty to Christ and His Church has been moved from the March 25th-26th to April 1st-2nd. The conference is bing held in Plant City, FL, where Grace & Truth Family Baptist Church and the NCFIC will be teaming up to furnish a regional conference for churches and families in the area. The focus […]

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The Iniquity of Us All

With Isaiah 53:4-6, we find ourselves in the centerpiece of the doctrine of salvation. This is the whole heart of Christianity. It assumes several things: the hopelessness of sinners to bear their own sins; the justice of a righteous God, who must appease His wrath; In that justice and mercy of God, the penalty is paid, […]

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