Monday, October 24, 2016

Christianity for Beginners

Christianity for Beginners - Faith Foundations

This 7 part series explains basic topics such as belief in God, the history and writing of the Bible, the person of Jesus, the nature of salvation and more. All presented in an easy-to-understand approach suitable for those less familiar with the Bible or the Christian religion.

Belief in God

The Christian Religion

The Bible

Jesus Christ


The Church

Christian Living

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

God's Plan for Salvation

Hear the Good News of Jesus Christ: Romans 1:16, Acts 15:7
Believe Jesus is the Son of God: Acts 16:30-34
Repent of Your Sins: Luke 13:3, Acts 2:38, Matt 3:2, Acts 17:30
Confess Jesus Christ as Lord: Romans 10:10, Acts 8:37, Matthew 10:32-33
Baptism (Immersion to wash away sins): 1 Peter 3:21, Mark 16:16
Live for God
Christian's Work: James 2:24
Christian's Hope: Romans 8:24, Titus 2:11-14
Christian's Endurance: Romans 12:1-2, Col 1:10, Revelation 2:10

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Timing & Open-mindedness

One's reception to the good news of Jesus can depend on open-mindedness.

Recent research says "We're Not as Open-Minded As We Think We Are"
We're Not as Open-Minded As We Think We Are

Friday, October 23, 2015

Links to my other blogs

I continue to work on and add to each one of these to keep them active and up to date. Constantly adding my old material and adding fresh content.

Title: Click on the title below to go to blog Brief description of each blog
Off-The-Church-Walls Humor blog
Real Life Quotes Growing Quote collection.
Real Life Enrichment Practical information for everyday life.
Parable Inspiring devotional illustrations
Preacher Points Place for sermon outlines and resources
Kevin Rayner's Ministry to God @ The Edmond Church of Christ Many current resources currently being used at the Edmond Church of Christ
Edmond Oklahoma SAM's Information for helping Seniors
Rayner Resources Hub for my information online
Magnify Jesus A look at the Christ's life and teachings
Christ's Church Reflecting on the followers of Christ
Real Life Conversion How lives are changed by Christ
Oaks of Righteousness Where to focus on becoming more fully devoted followers of Christ
"Overtime Church" More challenging thoughts for the disciple that is most serious about Jesus. Theology for the night owl, weekend worker, or Bible student who wants to learn more.
Kevin's Komment Online commentary and resources to better understand scripture.
Real Life Servant Maker For the Christian growing with a Christ-like servant attitude toward others.
Becoming Great Neighbors Encouragement to love and serve your neighbor
Edmond Church of ChristHospitality Helping each Christian become more hospitable.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Buried With Him: Understanding Baptism

Buried With Him: Understanding Baptism
By Randy Roper

Baptism is so central to our identity in the church and such an important theme throughout the New Testament. Yet baptism is often misunderstood. In this message, Randy examines what the Bible says about baptism.