The Mind of Christ (The surrendered life series Philippians 2:1-11)

David Wilson Spiritual Growth

Thinking and acting like a Christian is not something that comes naturally or automatically because it is a supernatural work of God that requires cooperation from the believer in submitting themselves on a daily basis to God’s will. God can transform anyone and deliver them from anything. We all have a soul and a spirit and understanding the difference can …

Standing Together (The surrendered life series Philippians 1:27-30)

David Wilson cultural issues

Where there is unity a lot can be accomplished. When a people have a laser like focus and work together wars are won goals are completed and problems can be solved and this is true especially of the church. But when the church lacks unity not only does it not accomplish its mission but it loses influence in the world …

The Advance of the Gospel (The surrendered life series Philippians 1:12-18)

David Wilson Spiritual Growth, Teaching Series

In a recent study Christians were asked if they thought sharing the gospel was the responsibility of every believer. In 1993 90% said yes. But in 2017 the same question was asked and only 64% of Christians surveyed said it was their personal responsibility to share the gospel, to share their faith. That’s a huge drop. Question: why do Christians …

Effective Prayer (How we Grow series)

David Wilson Spiritual Growth

How do we get our prayers answered? Does God even hear me? There at least 5 key things to understand about prayer and its purpose. Rather than some religious or superstitious activity prayer is an interaction with our heavenly creator. Prayer is essentially about building a relationship with God and like any relationship, there are some things that work and …

A Biblical Worldview (How we grow part 3)

David Wilson apologetics

2 Peter chapter 3. An essential and often overlooked part of spiritual growth, especially in our western culture is the importance of forming a Biblical Worldview. God desires that we not only believe in him but that we stop and think how what we see hear and believe about the world we live in matches up with what the Bible …

Avoiding False Teachers (How we Grow part 2)

David Wilson Teaching Series

The apostle Peter had no time false teachers. In one of the most direct and straightforward passages in the Bible we learn how to identify a false teacher and why it is so important to avoid them. They are like weeds that can hinder your growth and drain your time energy and finances. Christians must be vigilant to guards their …