Pastor Vaughn Winslett expounds on Isaiah 11, “And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots: And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD…” Continue reading
Many passages in the Old Testament foreshadow the person and work of Jesus Christ. In today’s message, Pastor Vaughn Winslett considers the price of a servant, from Exodus 21:32, and its foreshadowing of Christ being sold for thirty pieces of silver (Matthew 26:14). Continue reading
After having exhorted how *not* to use our tongues, we come to James 5, which teaches us the proper use of our words.
James 4 teaches us that we are to draw nigh unto God. But, how does one actually do this? Pastor Vaughn Winslett considers how we draw nigh unto God, using our tongues to pray and praise, rather than speaking evil one of another. From James 4:8-17. Continue reading
Psalm 111:9 KJV He sent redemption unto his people: he hath commanded his covenant for ever: holy and reverend is his name.
With Elder Steve Milner Continue reading
Why do divisions in the Church occur? Do we sometimes find ourselves lacking? Are we submitting to Satan, rather than to God? Pastor Vaughn Winslett considers these concepts as he continues his study of James, coming to James 4:1-10. Continue reading
The tongue is the most difficult part of the human to control. Join Pastor Vaughn Winslett in his exposition of James chapter 3, in which James warns against misusing the very part we use to praise God, our voice.
Sermon 8 in our series through the Epistle of James Continue reading
Yea, a man may say, Thou hast faith, and I have works: shew me thy faith without thy works, and I will shew thee my faith by my works. Thou believest that there is one God; thou doest well: the devils also believe, and tremble. But wilt thou know, O vain man, that faith without works is dead? – Jas 2:18-20 KJV
Message 7 in Pastor Vaughn Winslett’s series through the Epistle of James Continue reading
Pastor Winslett continues his series through the Epistle of James, coming to James chapter 2.
My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, [the Lord] of glory, with respect of persons. For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment; And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place; and say to the poor, Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool: Are ye not then partial in yourselves, and are become judges of evil thoughts? – Jas 2:1-4 KJV
Preached August 6, 2017
An exposition of the Lord’s encouragement to the church at Philadelphia, from the book of Revelation, by Elder Joshua Winslett.