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How To Beat Anxiety

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Scripture: Isaiah 9
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Contributor: Joel Webbon

We don’t merely need the peace of God, we need the God of peace. The key to overcoming anxiety is believing that “the Lord is at hand.” But what will the Lord do when he is with us? Will he give us the money we need? Will he thwart the plans of the person who is trying to harm us? Will he spare our children from all accidents and disease? We know that at least occasionally the answer to these questions is “NO.” So then what difference does God’s presence make when he offers no promises to a wield his power in the ways we would like?

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How To Beat Anxiety

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Scripture: Isaiah 9
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Contributor: Joel Webbon

We don’t merely need the peace of God, we need the God of peace. The key to overcoming anxiety is believing that “the Lord is at hand.” But what will the Lord do when he is with us? Will he give us the money we need? Will he thwart the plans of the person who is trying to harm us? …

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Christ’s Faithfulness In The Moment Of Our Death

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Scripture: Joshua 3
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Doctrine of Sanctification, Gospel, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Joshua was instructed by the Lord to appoint one man from each of the twelve tribes of Israel. Likewise, the Greater Joshua, who is Jesus, after having passed through the agony of his death on the cross and having opened the Heavenly Canaan to all of true Israel, appointed his twelve apostles to construct the Eternal Memorial of Holy Scripture …

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What I Learned After Years Of Thinking I Was Going To Hell

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Scripture: 1 John 2:12-14
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Contributor: Joel Webbon

This sermon was preached at Covenant Bible Church on the Lord’s Day, March 26th, 2023. This sermon is a summary of the entirety of 1 John. It also serves as a comprehensive primer on the Doctrine of the Assurance of Salvation.

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Sheep, Goats, & The Great Shepherd

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Scripture: Hebrews 13:20-25
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Doctrine of Sanctification, Doctrine of the Covenants, Doctrine of the Son, Contributor: Joel Webbon

This is the first time in the whole book of Hebrews that Jesus is referred to as “the Great Shepherd” (Hebrews 13:20). As the author finishes his letter, he wants to assure his hearers that they are in good hands. Christ will lead us. Christ will protect us. And most importantly, Christ has promised to never lose us.

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The Wrath Of God Is A Fury Of Fire

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Scripture: Hebrews 10:26-31
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Love, Parenting, Gospel, Church Discipline, Doctrine of Sanctification, Doctrine of the Covenants, Doctrine of the Son, Doctrine of Eschatology, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Many Christians wrongly believe that the only good motivation for obedience to Christ comes from hearing about grace, rather than hearing about judgment. These people allow this misinformed belief to distort their view of God, until there are no theological categories left to comprehend, let alone love, a God whose wrath against sinners “is a fury of fire.” The Scripture …

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The Rotten Fruit Of “Revivalism” & “Decisionism”

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Scripture: Hebrews 7:1-25
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Love, Parenting, Assurance of Salvation, Contributor: Joel Webbon

The First Great Awakening with Jonathan Edwards was great. The Second Great Awakening with Charles Finney, not so much.

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Assurance & Sanctification | Hebrews 6:9-20

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Scripture: Hebrews 6:9-20
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Love, Parenting, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Even the Apostle John, when he saw Jesus in his glory, “fell at his feet like a dead man” (Revelation 1:17). However, verse 28 of our text clearly communicates that for those who abide in Christ, the dominant mood will be confidence when Christ appears. So how is this possible? The author to the Hebrews answers this question by saying …

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Have I Sinned So Much That I CANNOT Repent? | Hebrews 6:4-9

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Scripture: Hebrews 6:4-9
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Love, Parenting, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Doctrine of Sanctification, Doctrine of the Covenants, Doctrine of the Son, Doctrine of Eschatology, Doctrine of Eschatology, Doctrine of the Covenants, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Did you know it is quite possible to be “enlightened,” to “taste of the heavenly gift [and] the goodness of the Word of God,” and even to “share in the Holy Spirit,” all while remaining an UNBELIEVER? In this short video, Pastor Joel Webbon provides a clear answer to one of the most frightening questions: Is repentance possible for someone who …

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Can You Lose Your Salvation?

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Scripture: Hebrews 2:1-4
Topics: Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Anxiety, Assurance of Salvation, Faith & Hope, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Spiritual Warfare, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Love, Parenting, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Assurance of Salvation, Doctrine of Sanctification, Doctrine of the Covenants, Doctrine of the Son, Doctrine of Eschatology, Doctrine of Eschatology, Doctrine of the Covenants, Doctrine of Justification, Doctrine of the Son, Gospel, Church Discipline, Gospel, Contributor: Joel Webbon

The “message declared by angels [which] proved to be reliable” was the Law of God, namely, the Ten Commandments. According to Deuteronomy 33:5, that was the day when God declared that he was “King in Jeshurun.” So God delivered his Law and announced his Kingship through Moses and angels. But now God has delivered not only his Law but his …