Bible Studies

God’s Protection in Any Crisis

March 2020 - April 2020
Sun, Mar 15, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: James 1:2-6
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 7 mins 12 secs
What should we do when others are panicking around us? Listen to this lesson beginning and ending with a number of relevant Bible verses. Find out why God allows suffering in our lives. Follow Scriptures from the book of James to see how believers should respond, even in the darkest times. Find out having a mental attitude of joy is not the same as happiness and how we can only have this when walking by means of the Holy Spirit. Challenge yourselves to focus on the promises of God rather than on the problems around us.
Sun, Mar 22, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Job 1:1-12
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 56 mins 19 secs
How could a loving God allow a vicious virus to be causing suffering around the world? If this thought has crossed your mind listen to this message to hear a number of reasons why God allows human suffering. Understand that while God is sovereign, He allows free will for mankind that can result in suffering and chaos. Hear the ways pagan unbelievers try to explain suffering and see how this crisis offers opportunities for Christians to minister to others and explain God’s faithful, loyal love to them.
Thu, Mar 26, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 61
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 6 mins 55 secs
Health scares. Money woes. Anxiety attacks. A perfect storm of disaster hitting us. How is a Christian to handle these challenges? Listen to this lesson to hear a psalm of David as he starts out panicked and crying out to God in prayer. See the way he recovers as he puts his focus on what God has done for him in the past. Find out the need for closeness with God, learning His Word, and walking by means of the Holy Spirit. Thank God for all His blessings and remember that your future is assured.
Sun, Mar 29, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 91
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 54 mins 45 secs
What do you depend on to keep you safe during a crisis? Listen to this lesson to learn that although Psalm 91 refers specifically to Jews under the covenants, it can be generally applied to all believers when they seek refuge in God. Find out if the word “pestilence” refers to a plague such as we are suffering today. Hear instances when God protected Old Testament saints. Remember that God is always our refuge when we have to go through all crises, but the outcome is in line with His plan and purpose for our lives.
Thu, Apr 02, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 62
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 6 mins 52 secs
Are you calm in the midst of this pandemic that is causing havoc throughout the world? Listen to this message to learn how you can be relaxed and peaceful and strong in the midst of the death and economic disaster all around you. Hear many passages in the Old Testament where God is described as our Rock and Defender and what those terms mean to us. Understand that when we begin to feel overwhelmed by the bad news we are to turn our thinking to God and be confident in His plan for our lives.
Thu, Apr 16, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 62:3-12
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 4 mins 57 secs
What is the solution to our current crisis with this virus or for all other crises? Listen to this lesson to learn that the only solution is God. Find out that we don’t need to depend on God plus our jobs, or God plus our bank accounts, or God plus the government. Hear about a time in David’s life in Psalm 62 when he was surrounded by conspirators trying to take him down and see how he weathered his crisis. When you are facing trouble, look ahead and realize that it will end and if we trust in God we will emerge stronger spiritually.
Thu, Apr 23, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 62:3-12
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 2 mins 3 secs
Confident, strong, and content or fearful, angry, and panicked? Which describes you? Listen to this lesson to learn that you have two options you must choose between based on whether you live God’s way or the Devil’s way. Find out why you can’t depend on your own strength but how you can walk by means of the Holy Spirit. Learn about the first four of the spiritual skills that can be developed in your life by studying and memorizing God’s Word. Always keep in mind that God is in control and has a perfect plan that is working out for our benefit and we need to trust in Him.
Thu, Apr 30, 2020
by Robert Dean
Passage: Psalm 62:3-12
Series: God’s Protection in Any Crisis
Duration: 1 hr 9 mins 45 secs
What determines who will be successful in the Christian life? Listen to this lesson to learn that it depends on the decisions we make and in learning spiritual skills that will guide our decisions. Continue studying these ten skills beginning with where we left off, doctrinal orientation, which is studying all realms of God’s Word. Begin to realize our eternal destiny and find out how we can measure our love for God. Learn that it is possible to love even unlovable people. See that the focus of our life should be the Lord Jesus Christ. As we master these skills learn that we will then have a life of stability, true happiness, and contentment.