Ephesians 6:10-20 — The Gospel
February 23rd, 2024
Ephesians 6:10-20 — The GospelThe ConfusionAmidst the confusion in the culture between secular humanism and pantheistic postmodernism, the Gospel message is under tremendous scrutiny to conform to the...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 6:10-20 — The Breastplate of Righteousness
February 16th, 2024
Ephesians 6:10-20 — The Breastplate of RighteousnessFrom Truth to RighteousnessLast week, we said that the first piece of the armor of God is truth. Truth is not found merely in abstract propositions,...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 6:10-20 — Girded with Truth
February 9th, 2024
Ephesians 6:10-20 — Girded with TruthDuring the health crisis of 2021, the refrain of those who insisted that we must comply with the whims of self-serving bureaucrats was "Follow the Science." To coa...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 6:10-20 — Spiritual Warfare
February 2nd, 2024
Ephesians 6:10-20 — Spiritual WarfareSit — Ephesians 1:1-3:21Some have outline Ephesians as Sit, Walk, Stand. The first three chapters of Ephesians tell us who we are in Christ. It started by saying t...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 6:1-4 — Biblical Parenting
January 19th, 2024
Ephesians 6:1-4 — Biblical ParentingThe basis for Biblical Marriage is the Imago Dei, that the man and the woman are created in the image of God. The man and the woman are equal in value, dignity, and...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 5:22-33 — Biblical Marriage: Part 2
January 5th, 2024
Ephesians 5:22-33 — Biblical Marriage: Headship and SubmissionThe basis for Biblical Marriage is the Imago Dei, that the man and the woman are created in the image of God. The man and the woman are eq...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 5:22-33 — Biblical Marriage: Part 1
December 30th, 2023
Ephesians 5:22-33 — Biblical Marriage: Foundation, Distinctives, and PurposeIn Ephesians 5:15–21, the Apostle Paul juxtaposed being drunk—which is foolishness because it is a waste of time, resources,...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Matthew 2:1-12 — Shalom Realized: The Savior is Here
December 23rd, 2023
Matthew 2:1-12 — Shalom Realized: The Savior is HereThis post brings our Advent message series to a conclusion. On Sunday, I will be showing from Matthew 2:1-12, that, just like the Magi, the appropri...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Romans 5:12-21 — Shalom Incarnated: A Savior is Born
December 15th, 2023
Romans 5:12-21 — Shalom Incarnated: A Savior is BornI began this Advent series with a message on Genesis 3 which I titled: Shalom Shattered: A Savior is Needed. Adam's disobedience has plunged the wor...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Isaiah 9:1-7 — Shalom Anticipated: A Savior is Coming
December 8th, 2023
Isaiah 9:1-7 — Shalom Anticipated: A Savior is ComingAfter Adam disobeyed God, Shalom—the state of being in absolute harmony with God—was shattered. And now that Adam has failed, Eve and the rest of m...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Shalom Shattered: A Savior is Needed
December 1st, 2023
Genesis 3:1-20 — Shalom Shattered: A Savior is NeededThe Hebrew word "Shālôm" translated into English as "peace" means more than the absence of conflict. Shālôm is a holistic and all-consuming peace t...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
Ephesians 5:15–21 — Walk in Wisdom
November 24th, 2023
Ephesians 5:15–21 — Walk in WisdomOnce again, the Apostle Paul uses the exhortation "walk" this time to tell the Ephesians to walk circumspectly. The adverb "circumspectly" modifies the verb "walk" to...  Read More
by Pastor Stephen Abdo
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