The Authority of Scripture

THE AUTHORITY OF SCRIPTURE (IS GOD’S WORD NEGOTIABLE?) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I.  INTRODUCTION – BEFORE I WAS CALLED TO BE THE PASTOR OF THIS CHURCH  A PART OF MY JOB WAS TO EVALUATE AND ACQUIRE TECHNOLOGY FOR THE COMPANY I WORKED FOR, WHICH INCLUDED NEGOTIATING CONTRACTS FOR ACQUIRING TECHNOLOGY.  THE ASPECT OF THE JOB INVOLVED REVIEWING THE CONTRACT, EDITING AND CHANGING THE LANGUAGE I DID NOT LIKE, DELETING SENTENCES & PARAGRAPHS THAT I COULD NOT LIVE WITH AND ADDING OTHER … [Read more...]

The Authority of the Believer (part 1)

THE AUTHORITY OF THE BELIEVER (Part 1) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I) INTRODUCTION - THIS PAST WEDNESDAY EVENING, I LAID A FOUNDATION FOR MY MESSAGE THIS MORNING ON THE AUTHORITY OF THE BELIEVER.  THE TOPIC WAS THE AUTHORITY OF SCRIPTURE: (2 PETER 1:20-21, 2 TIM 3:16).   JOHN 1:2 TELLS US THAT “THE WORD BECAME FLESH AND DWELT AMONG US.”  THE AUTHORITY OF GOD’S WORD WAS PERSONIFIED IN THE PERSON OF HIS SON JESUS CHRIST, BUT THAT IS NOT THE END OF IT, ONLY THE BEGINNING, AS FAR AS BELIEVERS ARE … [Read more...]