Church Covenant Pt.2 Growing in Accountability

http://www.venturabaptistchurch.com/podcast-player/5905/church-covenant-accountability.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 46:32 | Size: 31.95M By Timothy Durey Scripture Text: Acts 1-2 Tonight we will be addressing the second section of our church covenant. This section underlines our commitment to grow in accountability with each other through worship and prayer. The second part of our covenant reads as follows, “To be zealous for a pure understanding of God’s Word and the purity of His church as we defend its doctrine and encourage its fellowship, ordinances, praise, and prayer.”...

GOD: Powerful Friend. Dangerous Enemy.

http://www.venturabaptistchurch.com/podcast-player/5903/god-powerful-friend-dangerous-enemy.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 49:08 | Size: 33.74M By Timothy Durey Scripture Text: Hebrews 12:25-29 Do you picture God, the One Who is a Consuming-Fire, as a Powerful Friend and a Dangerous Enemy? Because of Who He is, listen to Him and worship Him. He is our hope, our security, our fortress. Are you his friend or enemy? Knowing our Consuming God must lead us to listen to him and worship him. Listen to God -Why? Rejection brings stern warning. Rejection brings real and eternal consequences. Worship God Sermon Manuscript Service Bulletin Fighter Verses Welcome...

Church Covenant Pt1. A Commitment to Grow in Personal Holiness.

http://www.venturabaptistchurch.com/podcast-player/5840/church-covenant-pt1-a-commitment-to-grow-in-personal-holiness.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 49:38 | Size: 34.08M By David Pollard Tonight we will be addressing the first section of our church covenant. This section underlines our personal commitment to each other to grow in holiness. The first part of our covenant reads as follows, “To depend on the Spirit, maturing in repentant faith through regular study of the Word, consistent praying, and daily worship of God.” Scripture teaches that we need the Holy Spirit in order to grow in holiness. Dependence on the Spirit and His work should cause us to hate our sin and turn from it. 1.) Depend on the Holy Spirit 2.) Mature in repentant faith, by Cherishing God’s Word. Growing in prayer. Worshiping God daily. Sermon...

Tale of Two Mountains

http://www.venturabaptistchurch.com/podcast-player/5838/tale-of-two-mountains.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 46:57 | Size: 32.24M By Ben Jacques Scripture Text: Hebrews 12:18-24 Our citizenship in the Gospel is immensely superior than our citizenship in the Law. There are two mountains. Only two. One promises condemnation and death. The other promises forgiveness and eternal joy. If you are a believer in Christ, you are a citizen of Mt. Zion and Jesus, Who calls us to live in the reality of our superior citizenship. Mount Zion – City of the Living God Innumerable Angels Assembly of the Firstborn God – Judge of All Spirits of the Righteous Jesus – the Mediator Sprinkled Blood – Forgiveness Sermon Manuscript Service Bulletin Fighter Verses Welcome...

Why a Church Covenant?

http://www.venturabaptistchurch.com/podcast-player/5834/why-a-church-covenant.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 44:31 | Size: 30.57M By Timothy Durey Starting a new series on Sunday Nights,  Pastor Timothy explores the Why, What, and How of having a  church...