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Weekly preaching and teaching audio brought to you by Liberty Baptist Church

Weekly preaching and teaching audio brought to you by Liberty Baptist Church

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Weekly preaching and teaching audio brought to you by Liberty Baptist Church

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English

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Episodes

The Love that God Hates

1/26/2022
In more than one area of life, love and hate go hand in hand. John’s first epistle has reminded us to exercise love for God and others, which is the right kind of love. Now the passage warns us that there is a wrong kind of love, a love that God hates. This is love for “the world.” Listen to Dr. Martin explain the three reasons why Christians should not love “the world.”

Duration:00:28:40

The Triumph of Grace Over Our Failure

1/23/2022
Does your heart feel cold toward God? Is there a remedy to the deadness you feel toward spiritual things? God wants to awaken you to his powerful grace, and his grace can melt the coldness of our natural resistance. Listen as Dr. Martin explains how radically we need God and what he can do for us.

Duration:00:33:55

Transformations on This High Mountain

1/23/2022
In this passage, Jesus was transformed, and he wants to transform us with two central and simple lessons: to look to Jesus only, and to listen to him. Join Dr. Martin as he explores and applies Matthew 17:1-8.

Duration:00:35:51

Obstacles to Receiving the Grace of God

1/16/2022
God bestows grace upon his children and this world. Yet we can convince ourselves that we are not to blame for the sinful condition of our lives. Join Dr. Martin as he explains that until we overcome the obstacles within ourselves, we will continue to receive the grace of God in vain.

Duration:00:38:21

A Real Walk with God

1/12/2022
“Walking with God” involves progress, and Christians are supposed to advance in their spiritual life. And, just like learning to walk has difficulties, the fundamental difficulty involved in walking with God is the matter of sin. Listen in as Dr. Martin explains that all of us must deal with our sins if we are to enjoy the life that is real.

Duration:00:35:14

Receiving the Grace of God in Vain

1/9/2022
God’s grace not only accepts us, it also transforms us. But if all we want out of God is acceptance without transformation, we are receiving his grace in vain and our Christianity is worthless. Join Dr. Martin as he identifies the ways we resist God’s grace so we can turn those obstacles into avenues.

Duration:00:39:47

Three Key Questions

1/9/2022
Are you curious about the identity of Jesus Christ? The challenge to discover truth can be overwhelming. Listen as Dr. Martin explore the answers to three questions: (1) Who is Jesus? (2) How does someone come to the right answer to that question? (3) Why does having the right answer matter?

Duration:00:30:37

Eternal Life is REAL Life

1/5/2022
Written centuries ago, the biblical letter known as 1st John deals with a theme that is forever up-to-date: the life that is real. John had discovered that satisfying reality is not to be found in things or thrills, but in a Person—Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Listen to Dr. Martin explain three vital facts about the life that is real.

Duration:00:28:15

The Enriching Power of Loss and Gain

1/2/2022
Isaiah explains how God calculates loss and gain in our experience as he prepares us for the Day of the Lord. Listen as Dr. Martin challenges us to trust that God knows how to enrich us through loss.

Duration:00:31:45

The Marks of a Healthy Church

1/2/2022
How do you know if a church is going in the right direction? Evaluating a church isn't so easy, so listen to Dr. Martin as he explores the characteristics of a healthy church.

Duration:00:39:40

Rediscovering the Bible

12/29/2021
Each and every time that the Bible has been rediscovered it has invariably resulted in changed lives and revitalized religion. Listen as Dr. Martin explains how a fresh rediscovery of the Bible can change your life.

Duration:00:14:00

Simeon's Song of Hope

12/26/2021
Simeon is a relatively obscure character in the Christmas story, but he was a master at waiting. Listen as Dr. Martin explores the life lessons from Simeon's experience of waiting to see the Lord's Christ.

Duration:00:29:00

Three Christmas Presents

12/26/2021
Through the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, we are given three gifts. Join Dr. Martin as he explores "three Christmas presents" given by Jesus that are better than anything you received under your tree.

Duration:00:15:43

Why Jesus Came - Christmas Candlelight Service

12/22/2021
In connecting the beginning and the end of Jesus’s earthly life, Hebrews 2:14-15 take us step by step through a biblical view of Christmas to explain why Jesus came to earth. Listen as Dr. Martin explains the results of our faith in Jesus’s birth, life, death, and resurrection.

Duration:00:11:54

The Transforming Power of Hope and Humility

12/19/2021
Isaiah helps us set our hearts on God. The key is not just what we believe but what we value. Listen as Dr. Martin explains that as we come alive to God’s promised future, we dethrone our idols, and the Lord alone is exalted within us.

Duration:00:30:00

Mary's Song of Faith

12/19/2021
Mary certainly made an arduous journey to Bethlehem, but wise eyes will see that she also made an internal journey of trust in God. Dr. Martin explains the emotional and spiritual distance of Mary's journey as he advises us how to move from anxiety to acceptance and adoration of God's plan for our lives.

Duration:00:26:41

Memorizing the Word of God

12/15/2021
As disciples, our goal is not merely to get into the word; our goal is to get the word into us. No other discipline will have a more powerful effect on your life than memorizing Scripture. Listen as Dr. Martin explains the benefits of and practical ways to memorizing Scripture.

Duration:00:37:56

The Urgent Need for Situational Awareness

12/12/2021
Isaiah aims to sober us with who we are, give us hope in who God is, and urge upon us an unblinking realism about how we experience redemption. To recognize the significance of redemption, Dr. Martin explains that we must be aware of the situation within us and around us.

Duration:00:34:46

The Angels' Song of Peace

12/12/2021
The peace that Jesus Christ gives is a personal, permanent peace. Listen as Dr. Martin explains that Jesus not only saves you and provides you with eternal life, He also gives you a pervasive peace with God that affects your past, present, and future.

Duration:00:34:57

The Truth About Cats and Dogs

12/8/2021
3rd John tells us about 3 influential people. Two are serving the Lord “like a dog,” and one is prancing around the church “like a cat.” Follow along as Dr. Martin jovially explains the similarities of those addressed by John with the characteristics of dogs and cats.

Duration:00:34:11