A Beautiful Success

Success is measured in different ways.  One man’s success may be another man’s failure.  When defining success, we need to be careful and ensure that we are defining in the way God defines it so that we don’t become prideful in our accomplishments “for God resists the proud, and giveth grace to the humble” (1 […]

“Blessed Assurance”

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/blessed-assurance.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 17 Feb 2015 SUBJECT: Salvation TITLE: “Blessed Assurance” PROPOSITION: Jesus is our blessed assurance because of . . . 1) Our relationship with Him, 2) His word and our standard of righteousness, and 3) His comfort and our hope. OBJECTIVE: That we would be […]

“The Old Rugged Cross”

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/the-old-rugged-cross.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 17 February 2015 SUBJECT: The Cross TITLE: “The Old Rugged Cross” PROPOSITION: At the old rugged cross 1) the dearest and best was slain for a world of lost sinners, 2) some were repelled, but others were attracted, 3) a Savior calls the saved […]

“Onward Christian Soldiers”

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/onward-christian-soldiers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 5 February 2015 SUBJECT: Faithfulness TITLE: “Onward Christian Soldiers” PROPOSITION: The Bible describes Christians, among other things, as soldiers. This language is intended to convey the idea that we are in a battle, albeit, a spiritual one. As soldiers in the spiritual army of […]

“Amazing Grace”

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/amazing-grace.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 5 February 2015 SUBJECT: Grace TITLE: “Amazing Grace” PROPOSITION: God’s grace is amazing because it is the starting point for many wonderful things: 1) God’s grace saves us from our sins, 2) God’s grace teaches us to fear and gives relief, 3) God’s grace […]

“How Great Thou Art”

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/how-great-thou-art.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 29 January 2015 SUBJECT: God TITLE: “How Great Thou Art” PROPOSITION: In this lesson, we will reflect on the song “How Great Thou Art,” and study the greatness of God in His 1) Creation, 2) Gift of Jesus, and 3) Promises for the Future. […]

Pursuing Opportunities

Opportunity: noun, plural opportunities. 1. an appropriate or favorable time or occasion. 2. a situation or condition favorable for attainment of a goal. 3. a good position, chance, or prospect, as for advancement or success. (dictionary.com) From looking at the dictionary definition of “opportunity,” we see some clear concepts.  First, opportunity involves a time or […]

What is Anti-ism?

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/what-is-anti-ism.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 15 Feb 2015 SUBJECT: Phariseeism TITLE: What is Anti-ism? PROPOSITION: To discuss the modern day phenomena known as Anti-ism and relate it to Phariseeism in the New Testament. OBJECTIVE: To show that we should not bind as matters of faith things that are just […]

What is the Purpose of the Church?

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/what-is-the-purpose-of-the-church.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 12 Feb 2015 SUBJECT: The Church TITLE: What is the Purpose of the Church? PROPOSITION: In this lesson, we will study the purpose of the church. To understand that purpose, we must understand God’s original design in the creation. When we understand this, we […]

Are You Ashamed?

The Bible teaches that there are some things that we should be ashamed of, and there are other things that we should not be ashamed of.  Ezra was ashamed of the sin that Israel had committed against God.  He said: “O my God, I am ashamed and blush to lift up my face to thee, […]