34th Anniversary of Osaka International Church. The role of Pastoral Assistants is explained based on Biblical references and in light of the ministry and organization of OIC.
2008/10/12 Hebrews 13:1-10
Contentment Jack Marshall
Jack and Keiko share about being content in everyday life.
2008/10/5 2 Corinthians 1:5-11
Beauty from Pain Rich Myers
The paradox of finding Beauty from Pain using Rich’s own experiences as well as Paul’s.
2008/09/21 Genesis 1:1-50:26
Get Understanding Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Proverbs 4:5. A review of the whole study of Genesis, a book that can give us a lot of wisdom and understanding of the things of this world and our relationship with God.
2008/09/14 Genesis 48:1-50:26
The Tribes of Israel Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse 2 Timothy 4:6-7. Examples of men who ended well on their journey of faith. Also a discussion of the sons of Jacob, the tribes of Israel, and how the whole Bible fits together.
2008/09/7 Genesis 42:1-47:31
Joseph, Ruler of Egypt Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse 2 Corinthians 5:18. Forgiveness and reconciliation is not the way of the world, but it is always the best way.
2008/08/31 Genesis 37:1-41:57
Joseph, the Dreamer Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Proverbs 29:18. Dreams we create may not come to pass, but dreams from the Lord will!
2008/08/24 Genesis 34:1-36:43
The Sons of Jacob Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 35:2. When things go wrong, go back to the place of your “first love”, repenting as needed beforehand.
Encountering the Living Christ Dr. William Racca
Dr. William Racca, a Messianic Jew originally from Tunisia, shares primarily from Acts and Luke of people who met Jesus in His resurrected form, and compares and contrasts the pre-Easter Jesus with the post-Easter Jesus. His Powerpoint slideshow containing his outlined key points, can also be downloaded: http://oicjapan.sakura.ne.jp/wp-content/uploads/older-sermons/misc/2008-08-17.pps
2008/08/10 Genesis 28:1-33:20
Jacob Becomes Israel Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Genesis 32:28. God often gives us what we need rather than what we ask for.
2008/08/3 Genesis 25:1-27:46
Jacob and Esau Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Genesis 28:14. We should focus on the big picture like Jacob, instead of temporal pleasures, like Esau. But our faith should also cause us to choose good actions, not taking advantage of others.
2008/07/27 Genesis 24:1-67
Rebekah Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 24:58; we are the bride of Christ!
2008/07/20 Genesis 23:1-20
The Cave of Machpelah Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Abraham’s foresight, trust in God’s promises, and wise and fair business practices.
2008/07/13 Genesis 21:1-22:24
Isaac Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 21:14. Isaac is a foreshadowing of Christ in many amazing ways.
2008/07/6 Matthew 9:35-38
A Privilege to Participate Charlie Seelen
2008/06/29 Genesis 18:1-19:38
Intercession for Sodom Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse 1 Timothy 2:1
2008/06/22 Genesis 17:1-27
Covenant Relationship Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Romans 4:11
2008/06/15 Genesis 16:1-16
Abraham and Ishmael Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 21:11
2008/06/8 Genesis 14:1-15:21
Melchizedek and Abraham Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs