889 results for tag: Greg Albrecht
“Extreme Makeover” T.V. programs are popular because making a new start is always an intriguing proposition. Hebrews 13:20-21 reveals biblical terms that describe our spiritual makeover. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR342.mp3
Jesus clearly stated that healing the blind, both spiritually and physically, was central to his mission. Yet, Jesus’ followers rebuked a blind man who wanted to ask Jesus to give him his sight! https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR338.mp3
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for me will find it. What good will it be for a man if he gains the whole world, yet forfeits his soul? Or what can a man give in exchange for his soul?" —Matthew 16:24-26 The passage in Matthew that forms the basis of our message talks about losing your life so that you might gain it. At first it may seem to you that Jesus' assertion amounts to little more than theological double-talk. But this teaching begins to make profound spiritual sense when ...
Our contentment in Christ, does not come from affluence, achievements or acquisitions. Join Greg and study the secret of Christ-centered contentment. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR337.mp3
God's favor - the Bible calls it grace - is not compensation for our good deeds. We are made alive in Christ by his amazing grace, by his great love, not by our works, but for his works! https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR336.mp3
Unresolved bitterness, whether toward another human being, dead or alive, or toward ourselves, can cause us to live in dark places of depression and anxiety. Join Greg in discussing how bitterness and resentment can be overcome. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR335.mp3
Many who have been "vangelized" by evangelical Christians remember their experiences as being filled with judgment and condemnation. Since all are welcomed by Jesus, who took the "welcome mat" off the front porch? https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR334.mp3
Do you have "enough" faith? How can you acquire "more" faith? "How much" faith will it take before God is happy with you?
During times when no one else seems to care, during those time of intense pain, in Christ we can experience a new dimension of prayer and our relationship with God and other humans. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR330.mp3
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it.—Matthew 13:45-46 We turn our attention to one of Jesus' parables about the kingdom of heaven. In the Authorized King James Version the parable is called The Pearl of Great Price. As I normally use the New International Version, we'll refer to it by the title given to it in that translation, The Pearl of Great Value. Here's the widely accepted Christian interpretation of this parable: The merchant is you or me. We decide to look for Christ, and finally, after much effort, we find him. ...
We hear so much emphasis and stress on Christian leadership principles - but what about our primary calling, in Christ, to be his followers? https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/RCWR329.mp3