Does Baptism Save? No. . .Here’s Why

February 19th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on Does Baptism Save? No. . .Here’s Why)

Some believe that salvation occurs, not when we confess Jesus as Lord, but when immersed in water. They believe that the dead condition of the church is because of failure to embrace baptismal regeneration. In reality, its because so few actually turn to Jesus; baptism isn’t the answer–genuine repentance is: “Repent, therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out…” (Acts 3:19).
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Where Are The Bold, Authoritative Preachers Today?

January 15th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on Where Are The Bold, Authoritative Preachers Today?)

A friend recently asked, “Where are those with uncompromising power and God-given authority in our pulpits today?” His statement reminded me of the desperate need for passionate, spirit-filled preachers focused on pleasing God rather than man. Our culture’s false perception of God as a cosmic ball of love, or a doting grandfather desperately needs to be challenged.

Unfortunately, difficult truths are often compromised, watered-down, or avoided altogether in the hope of “not offending,” “securing an audience,” or building a “mega-ministry.” As a result, the church is a mile wide but only an inch deep; judgment is never mentioned, repentance is never sought, sin is often excused, and lives are not radically changed.
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“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 6 – 12/11/2010 “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 3”

December 11th, 2010 | Posted by admin in Audio - (Comments Off on “The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 6 – 12/11/2010 “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 3”)

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Sermon from the 12th service of Westside Christian Fellowship, held on December 11th, 2010.

“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 6, “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 3” – 12/11/2010, Pastor Shane Idleman

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“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 4 – 11/27/2010 "The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 1"

November 27th, 2010 | Posted by admin in Audio - (Comments Off on “The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 4 – 11/27/2010 "The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 1")

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Sermon from the 10th service of Westside Christian Fellowship, held on November 27th, 2010.

“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 4, “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit: 1” – 11/27/2010, Pastor Shane Idleman

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“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 3 – 11/20/2010 "How to be Filled with the Holy Spirit"

November 20th, 2010 | Posted by admin in Audio - (Comments Off on “The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 3 – 11/20/2010 "How to be Filled with the Holy Spirit")

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Sermon from the 9th service of Westside Christian Fellowship, held on November 20th, 2010.

“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 3, “How to be Filled with the Holy Spirit” – 11/20/2010, Pastor Shane Idleman

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“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 2 – 11/13/2010

November 13th, 2010 | Posted by admin in Audio - (Comments Off on “The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 2 – 11/13/2010)

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Sermon from the 8th service of Westside Christian Fellowship, held on November 13th, 2010.

“The Forgotten God: Who is the Holy Spirit?” Message 2 – 11/13/2010, Pastor Shane Idleman

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