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May 30, 2019 · Bob Gass

The gospel is exciting

“The gospel…is the power of God unto salvation.” Romans 1:16

One Sunday a lady fell asleep in church. Pointing to the man sitting next to her, the pastor said, “Please wake that lady up.” The man replied, “Sorry, Pastor. You put her to sleep—you wake her up!” Seriously, Paul tells us “the gospel…is the power Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

May 29, 2019 · Bob Gass

F.E.A.R. False Evidence Appearing Real

“On God I lean…I will not fear.” Psalm 56:4 AMPC

David said, “On God I lean, rely, and confidently put my trust; I will not fear. What can man, who is flesh, do to me?” And David should know, because God enabled him to defeat a lion, a bear, and a giant. The story is Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

May 28, 2019 · Bob Gass

Make the most of your time

“Making the most of your time.” Ephesians 5:16 NAS

The life of John Wesley is a great example of the scriptural principle “making the most of your time.” He averaged three sermons a day for fifty-four years, preaching a total of more than 44,000 times in his life. In doing this, he travelled by Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

May 27, 2019 · Bob Gass

Think unselfishly. Give anonymously.

“Be interested in others.” Philippians 2:4 TLB

Paul wrote, “Don’t be selfish; don’t live to make a good impression on others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourself. Don’t just think about your own affairs, but be interested in others, too, and in what they are doing. Your attitude should Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

May 26, 2019 · Bob Gass

Sitting or serving?

“Who is greater, he who sits at the table, or he who serves?” Luke 22:27 NKJV

The world reveres wealth, power, talent, and fame. And sometimes it regards service as demeaning. But Jesus used a different yardstick when He asked His disciples, “Who is greater, he who sits at the table, or he who serves?” Then He answered the question by Read More + Listen to Audio Clip