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Anchorpoint Radio promotes Gospel awareness on 58 radio frequencies weekly across Canada as well as on satellite TV. Our mission is to provoke deeper thought upon life’s key issues and to offer the only sure answer to man’s deepest need - the person a


The Message of Salvation
Oct 23 • 25 min
We are so prone to thinking about God as someone who we need to clean ourselves up for and heaven as a place that we have to work hard to attain. Well, certainly we cannot stand in God’s presence the way we are, and certainly heaven is NOT open for…
Four Outstanding Days
Oct 15 • 25 min
The Bible is a book of history, outlining sequences of events in the order that they happened to make up a narrative that can be understood, examined and verified. Various times, events, and experiences that scholars have both studied and relied upon…
The Wrath of God
Oct 7 • 26 min
Today’s message is focused on a topic that is not spoken about much in churches these days – the wrath of God. Yes, the wrath of God. You might be surprised by what the Bible teaches about it. Make no mistake though – God is a God of love. In fact, God…
Saving Faith
Oct 1 • 25 min
What a tremendous amount of confusion surrounds the use of the term ‘faith.’ Many people look at faith as a concept that comes up only in religious discussions. They forget or don’t realize that they exercise faith every day of their lives - in people…
Heaven and How to Get There
Sep 25 • 22 min
Sadly, many have the misconception that heaven is basically a place that caters to their unfulfilled wishes in THIS life - kind of a place where we can forever hang out with our friends enjoying some kind of eternal party. While heaven is indeed a real…
The Passover
Sep 17 • 25 min
The children of Israel under cruel bondage in Egypt were finally set free as Pharaoh gave in to the last plague against that nation - the death of the first born. All those who sacrificed a lamb and put the blood on the doorpost were ‘passed over’ -…
Responses to Christ
Sep 10 • 26 min
Can you be sure you will be alive this time tomorrow? Or later on tonight? No, of course you can’t. God wants you to get the matter of your soul’s salvation settled - now. The gospel message demands a response from individuals. What will yours be?
Me the Sinner
Sep 3 • 25 min
We all tend to think of ourselves more highly than we ought to think. We compare ourselves to others and judge ourselves to be not that bad after all. Well, the Lord looks much deeper than that. Today’s message lays out the nature of a sinner - and…
Life’s Realities
Aug 27 • 24 min
In today’s prevailing atmosphere of virtual experiences, cyber games, and online relationships, it’s becoming harder to get people to face life’s true realities. Realities that are not always easy to accept. People will often prefer to deny the hard…
Our Heavenly Joseph
Aug 20 • 26 min
One of the most loved stories in the Old Testament is the many-part drama of Joseph, starting from his birth as a favoured son of the patriarch Jacob, to his enslavement in Egypt, to his wrongful conviction and imprisonment, and to his eventual rise as…
Unseen Things
Aug 13 • 24 min
Life is much more than all we see around us – more than material, physical things. But how easily we get caught up with things of time and sense! We easily forget that all these things are temporal – they don’t last. The Bible says that the things that…
Saved
Aug 6 • 25 min
The word ‘saved’ is a Bible word. It occurs many times in the scriptures, and in the gospel it is often used in the imperative. That means it is not an option for individuals who ever want to be in heaven. Yes, salvation is a possibility, but it is also…
Almost But Lost - Dan Shutt
Jul 31 • 22 min
You know, the gospel is an urgent message. It’s not a message people should put on the back burner to consider at a later date - perhaps when life is less complicated or when they have more time. But consider this one important and solemn fact - it is…
Only One Way
Jul 24 • 24 min
The gospel always begins with God. He is the One who prepared the way of salvation and initiated it in sending His Son. He is the one who follows sinners and brings them to the place where they have the opportunity to receive Christ as Saviour and be…
Silent Lips
Jul 16 • 24 min
God’s salvation is not a complicated process. In fact, it’s not a process at all. It happens in a moment of time. But the basic and vital ingredient is the acknowledgment on the part of the sinner of his lost position before God. There must be the…
Be Ye Reconciled to God
Jul 10 • 24 min
The Bible makes it clear to us that we have ALL transgressed the right ways of God. We are not naturally on good terms with Him. Not that it is ever GOD’S fault. WE are the ones who have moved away from God’s laws. Because of this, the Bible commands us…
Is It Nothing to You?
Jul 3 • 24 min
In the book of Lamentations, Chapter 1 and verse 12 we read these poignant words prophetically spoken in reference to the Lord Jesus Christ on the cross of Calvary. “Is it nothing to you which pass by?” What a pitiful cry from the suffering Saviour!…
Points to Ponder
Jun 26 • 24 min
Who could ever plumb the depths of the words and thoughts of God Almighty? Yet, God has presented His Word to us in such a way that we are able to understand the simple truths necessary to be right with Him. For example, in the book of Psalms He has…
Noah Found Grace
Jun 19 • 23 min
If you read the book of Genesis, it’s not long before you come across the account of Noah’s flood. Mankind had lived and multiplied upon the earth for many years, and it seems that their depth of wickedness and depravity only became worse and worse….
As Little Child
Jun 11 • 21 min
In the gospel of Matthew Chapter 18 and verse 3, the Lord Jesus Christ says, “Verily, I say unto you, except ye be converted and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.” Does this sound like a very strange statement to…
Sin and the Sufferings of Christ
Jun 4 • 23 min
This message will be looking at a beautiful verse in 1 Peter 3:18 which says this: “For Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that He might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit.” Here…
The Greatest Fall and the Greatest Call
May 29 • 23 min
Well, it’s really not hard to see problems, hardships, and sadness everywhere in our world today at least from a Biblical view. It is sin. Yes, an out-dated word to many - but call it by any other name, its ugly character still remains, and it seriously…
Through This Man
May 21 • 25 min
One of the primary differences between a man-made religion and the gospel of the grace of God is in one simple word – done. You see the work of salvation has already been provided in the death of Christ on the cross of Calvary. It is “through Him” alone…
What is Your Response?
May 14 • 24 min
One of the primary differences between a man-made religion and the gospel of the grace of God is in one simple word – done. You see the work of salvation has already been provided in the death of Christ on the cross of Calvary. It is “through Him” alone…
Works Don’t Work
May 8 • 24 min
One of the biggest problems in gospel preaching is for people to get what God is trying to tell them - they are sinners and their ‘good’ works are unable to get them one step closer to heaven. God can never compromise His standard of righteousness….
Without Christ in the World
Apr 30 • 25 min
The life story of every Christian can be divided into 3 separate time periods.The first one is the time of life spent ‘WITHOUT Christ’. We all arrived into the world as sinners, and as such, separated from God - without God and without hope in the…
Born Again - Why and How
Apr 23 • 23 min
In this week’s broadcast, we are considering an interview between the Lord Jesus Christ and a man called Nicodemus. There is some shock factor in the conversation and Nicodemus felt it. You see Nicodemus approached the Lord as merely a teacher that…
A Life-Changing Encounter
Apr 16 • 25 min
Everyone who ever met the Lord Jesus Christ is never the same again. Either they moved away from Him with the knowledge that they had rejected Him, or they believed His message and received from Him the gift of God’s salvation. Yes, coming into contact…
The Sinner’s Saviour
Apr 9 • 22 min
There are so many voices that clamour to be heard these days as we experience a worldwide pandemic. It can be both overwhelming and confusing. But we would like you to know that today’s message on Anchorpoint will not be changed into a different one…
A Crisis Response
Apr 2 • 25 min
You know, the gospel message basically contains three elements – the problem of sin, what God in grace has done about it, and the responsibility of the sinner to repent and receive God’s offer of forgiveness. Some people hear the glorious gospel message…
God’s Good News
Mar 26 • 26 min
According to the Bible, the good news of the Gospel involves four basic truths. And what wonderful truths they are! First, we have an interest expressed on the part of God Himself.Yes, it all starts with ‘God so loved the world”. Secondly, there was the…
Are Your Sins Forgiven?
Mar 19 • 22 min
Here’s one question that you weren’t likely asked today - Are your sins forgiven? Yes, your sins. Are they forgiven? On today’s broadcast, we will be considering what the Bible has to say about forgiveness - WHY is it necessary? HOW can I get it?…
Assurance of Salvation
Mar 12 • 25 min
Do you have a time when you first came to know Christ as YOUR Saviour? Were you ever awakened to the fact that you are a sinner in need of having your sins forgiven in order to be right with God? Have you ever received Him as your own personal Saviour…
Ready to Forgive
Mar 5 • 25 min
Psalm 86:5 is a lovely verse. “For Thou Lord art good and ready to forgive, and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon Thee.” Do you believe it? Are you harbouring some notion that God is NOT good? That God is out to get you or to make your…
God’s Remedy
Feb 27 • 26 min
People often look at today’s sad world and ask the question, “Why doesn’t God DO something about it?” Well, He has! God has provided a remedy for the ultimate cause of all our sorrow – sin. First, God ‘commands’ – that is, He has made His wishes known…
At the Foot of the Cross
Feb 20 • 24 min
Beyond the shadow of a doubt, the most amazing location in all the world is at the foot of the cross of Christ. It was there that emotions ranged from horror to peace, from guilt to forgiveness, from terror to calm, from hatred to love, from unbelief to…
Now is the Time
Feb 13 • 24 min
The gospel message has not changed over time. People still need to have their sins forgiven in order to go to heaven. They need to receive spiritual life from God that they cannot attain on their own. The gospel preached by the apostle Paul contained…
Heaven’s Last Call
Feb 6 • 22 min
Have you ever heard the call of God? Sometimes we don’t realize that we’re hearing it. The circumstances in life contain the call of God to us - both good times and bad times. Sometimes it’s a whisper, sometimes it’s a shout. Have YOU ever been made…
What Faith Looks Like
Jan 30 • 25 min
You’ve probably heard people say that they have ‘great faith’. But surely, that is can be very deceptive. A vague, undefined notion of ‘having faith’ or ‘being spiritual’ or ‘believing in a higher power’ has no substance. It is merely a state of mind….
How God Speaks
Jan 23 • 25 min
The main way that God speaks to us is through the Bible. So, if you want to hear what God has to say - well, read the Bible. It is the most enduring book ever written. But there are many other ways that God can communicate Himself to man - in creation…
The Power of Your Choice
Jan 16 • 26 min
The magnificent power of the creator Himself can be seen from the far reaches of the universe to the invisible atomic building blocks of our world. But God’s power extends to far more than creation. He has the utmost power in the courthouse of heaven -…
Our Blessings in Christ
Jan 10 • 22 min
The clear and simple Gospel message embraces two opposing realities - judgment for sin or an eternal blessed future in heaven. For the Christian, judgment is passed already - we are set free by the blood of Christ. But this is only the beginning of a an…
Angels and Shepherds
Jan 2 • 24 min
“While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night” is one of the most familiar Christmas carols we hear at this time of year. How simply and beautifully it retells the amazing Christmas story to us! A 400 year silence was broken with those wonderful words,…
A Name Called Wonderful
Dec 26, 2019 • 24 min
Isaiah wrote over 700 years ago in Chapter 9 and Verse 6 the following words: “For unto us a child is born; unto us a Son is given.” We know that this child, this Son, was the Lord Jesus Christ Himself who was born in Bethlehem over 2000 years ago. But…
Joy to the World
Dec 19, 2019 • 23 min
The Bible has a wonderful theme throughout it - JOY! This week’s message takes a look at the familiar Christmas carol “Joy to the World” and explains how it is that people like you and me can enter into a secure, meaningful, and everlasting relationship…
Evolution - A Theory in Crisis, Part 3
Dec 12, 2019 • 24 min
For the last 2 weeks, we have been looking at 14 so-called proofs of evolution and basically dismissing each one of them in the face of closer examination. These included the three ‘great facts’ upon which Darwin rested his theory. In today’s part 3 of…
Evolution - A Theory in Crisis, Part 2
Dec 5, 2019 • 26 min
Last week, we looked at 14 so-called proofs of evolution and the problems that they entail. Today’s broadcast is a continuation of this presentation where the supposed 3 ‘great facts’ that prove evolution are taken up explaining the difficulties with…
Evolution - A Theory in Crisis, Part 1
Nov 28, 2019 • 25 min
Evolutionary theory is the assertion that all living things have a common ancestor from which they evolved through numerous successive changes over billions of years to produce the complexity of all life that we see today - a ‘bacterium to Beethoven’…
Christ in Psalm 23
Nov 22, 2019 • 27 min
The book of Psalms is one which Christians love to turn to for comfort, strength, and encouragement. Every human condition from despair and failure to joy and adoration can be found there. What a solace the psalms have been to Christians down through…
Come Unto Me
Nov 13, 2019 • 23 min
The Bible’s message of the gospel basically contains two fundamental truths. First, it involves a warning - a very strong imperative for listeners to take stock of their lives and acknowledge their great need before God. Yes, it’s about facing your sin…
Lessons on the Mountain
Nov 7, 2019 • 26 min
One of the most well-known miracles of the Lord Jesus Christ is the feeding of the multitude – the 5000 men, plus women and children, with only 5 barley loaves and 2 small fish. It is interesting that this miracle is the only one which is recorded in…
Will It Be Heaven For You?
Oct 31, 2019 • 23 min
The Lord Jesus Christ gives us an unmistakable imperative in Matthew Chapter 7. He says, “Enter ye in at the narrow gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leads to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the…
Peace in the Storm
Oct 25, 2019 • 25 min
Living in a troubled world as we do , we often have to face many perplexing issues that come our way. But what a comfort is provided us by the Word of God. In Psalm 46 we read, “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore…
A Gospel That Transforms
Oct 16, 2019 • 25 min
This week’s message is all about the transforming power of the gospel - the power to transform lives as well as destinies. Micah Hackett, a young man who we featured last week on our broadcast, looks at this transforming power in three aspects – the…
A Gospel Worth Preaching
Oct 10, 2019 • 26 min
testimony of Christ, what is the gospel, worth preaching, salvation, how to be saved, cross of Christ
Doors and Destinies
Oct 4, 2019 • 25 min
Many people familiar with the Bible have heard the words of the Lord Jesus Christ – “Behold, I stand at the door and knock”. Why is He knocking? And why is He standing outside the door to begin with?“ In the Bible, the word ‘door’ is often used to…
Jesus Christ Our Only Hope
Sep 26, 2019 • 25 min
The Lord’s return has tremendous implications particularly for those who do not know Christ as Saviour. His coming can be at any moment, and for those not ready, they will be left for certain judgment. Yet, in a world that has lost all hope for this…
Vanity of Vanities
Sep 19, 2019 • 24 min
A Life Worth Living
Sep 12, 2019 • 25 min
We live in the same ‘present evil world’ that the Apostle Paul mentioned in Galatians 1:4. It’s not going to change. Men and women have chosen to use their free will for themselves, placing themselves on the throne and disregarding their Creator. And…
New Life in Christ
Sep 5, 2019 • 23 min
For every Christian there is a story - a story of a life WITHOUT Christ - when they didn’t know Him as Lord and Saviour - and a story of a life WITH Christ - that is, the present reality of having Christ in their lives as Saviour, teacher, and friend….
Ten Golden Words
Aug 29, 2019 • 26 min
One of the most familiar verses in our Bible is John 3:16 has been rightly called the ‘gospel in a nutshell’ because the entire gospel message can be expressed in these 25 words alone. In today’s broadcast, evangelist Marvin Derksen takes up this…
Two Men at Calvary
Aug 22, 2019 • 21 min
The pivotal point of all human history is an event that took place at a specific location here on earth - a place called Calvary. It is a place of contrasts. A place of decision. A place of destinies. This week’s message will be looking at the two…
What is the Gospel?
Aug 15, 2019 • 22 min
Most tend to think of things related to God as being ‘religion’ and want to have nothing to do with it. We here at Anchorpoint don’t want anything to do with religion either. You see, religion is just man’s vain attempt to reach out to God - and is…
The Lamb of God
Aug 8, 2019 • 25 min
Early in the gospel of John, we read these wonderful words spoken by John the Baptist, “Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world.” It’s as if God himself couldn’t wait any longer to introduce to the reader His own well-beloved Son -…
The Righteous Judge
Aug 3, 2019 • 24 min
Anyone who has ever had to stand before a judge knows how uncomfortable and even terrifying it can be. How much more should we be concerned about a heavenly judge - the one who decides our soul’s ultimate destiny? Yes, this judge is Christ Himself - the…
Paul’s Persuasion
Jul 25, 2019 • 23 min
Anyone who reads the Bible is familiar with the Apostle Paul - the fanatical Pharisee who hunted and persecuted Christians before he came into personal contact with the Lord Jesus Christ himself. After this, Paul spent the rest of his days seeking to…
Believing What God’s Says
Jul 19, 2019 • 22 min
Some people don’t want to hear any bad news. This can have serious consequences when it comes to spiritual matters. The Israelites also did this. They actually wanted their prophets to tell them only good things - or even lies - if it made them feel…
Science and the Gospel
Jul 12, 2019 • 26 min
Our message today looks at a few of the preponderance of scientific facts that support the worldview of design and theistic creation. Does science in any way disprove the existence of God? Absolutely not! In fact, science points the objective seeker to…
Come Let Us Reason Together
Jul 3, 2019 • 24 min
You know, some people have the notion that the God of the Old Testament is somehow different from the God of the New. Many characterize the Old Testament God as austere, judgmental - even severe and the God of the New Testament as loving, compassionate,…
Looking to Christ
Jun 27, 2019 • 24 min
Have you ever wondered deep down about your life? Why you’re here? Where you’re going? Have you ever wondered answers to such questions even exist? Has following a system of religious ideas and practices brought you the peace and purpose you’re looking…
Good News
Jun 20, 2019 • 25 min
If you’re looking for good news, you’ve come to the right place. Just listen to what God wants YOU to know! How lost and guilty sinners can have their sins forgiven. How sad and weary souls can find rest. How confused and hurting people can come into…
A King Rejected
Jun 13, 2019 • 22 min
One of the most popular parables told by the Lord Jesus Christ is known as the ‘Parable of the Talents’ where a nobleman goes on a journey to a far country to receive a kingdom, leaving his servants with different amounts of money to use while he was…
Three Strong Wills
Jun 7, 2019 • 24 min
The Gospel message is quite clear on this one point - we are ALL quite responsible here and now for what we do with God’s offer, and more importantly, what we do with Christ. This message focuses on the ‘Three Strong Wills’ in our lives - God’s will,…
Pilate’s Choice
May 30, 2019 • 26 min
It was to be the most defining day in Pilate’s life - the day that he had to make a choice. An unusual “criminal” stood before him. A prisoner whom he declared completely innocent. But in front of an angry mob an easy verdict turned into the greatest…
A Choice to Make
May 23, 2019 • 25 min
We are faced with many mundane decisions on a daily basis. Most are not that important, but there is a choice that will affect us well beyond on lives here - that will affect us for eternity - the decision to make the welfare of our soul the priority….
Outside the Door
May 16, 2019 • 25 min
There are two brothers in the story of the prodigal son in the Bible. There is the disobedient and unappreciative son who prematurely takes his inheritance and leaves his father’s home for a life of sin and excess in the big city. We have his father…
Free At Last
May 10, 2019 • 21 min
The Bible claims that people are actually slaves - but rather to ourselves - to our own selfish desires - slaves to sin. The Bible says that this puts us into a bondage that we cannot escape through our own efforts. But there is a Saviour that God has…
Condemned No More
May 2, 2019 • 24 min
Salvation is only open to those who come “as a sinner” to Jesus. In our world today, there is so much emphasis on ‘living and let live’ as it were. No one wants to be corrected or questioned in any way. Well, the Bible makes it clear that we all belong…
Twenty-Five Words
Apr 25, 2019 • 24 min
The gospel message that we present weekly on Anchorpoint is really not a complicated one. The message can be expressed in just 25 words. Twenty-five words that can mean the difference between eternal life and eternal death. “This is a faithful saying…
God’s Great Search
Apr 18, 2019 • 26 min
There is quite a touching account in the Old Testament of the love story between Isaac and Rebekah. Abraham, Isaac’s father, initiated a search throughout the land to find the perfect wife for his son. She believed the word that she heard from the…
Justifying the Unjust
Apr 10, 2019 • 26 min
There is a wonderful verse in the Bible, 1 Peter 3:18 - “For Christ also has once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that He might bring us to God”. Yes, Christ has suffered the momentous judgment of God against sin, opening the way for…
Empty Lamps
Apr 4, 2019 • 25 min
Today’s story is all about being wise, not just for this life but for eternity. Do you have the only thing you need when it comes to your closing moments here on earth? When you think of it, what else really matters? What is it? Hear what the Lord Jesus…
A Night to Remember
Mar 28, 2019 • 22 min
In John Chapter 3, we read the story of one man’s personal interview with the Lord Jesus Christ. His name was Nicodemus, and we are told that he came to Jesus sometime in the night. And what a memorable night that was in the experience of this…
How to Get Right with God
Mar 21, 2019 • 24 min
One of the most ancient questions in the world was asked by Job in the old testament - “How can a man be just with God?” Or maybe we could say “How can I have my sins forgiven? How can I know that I will be in heaven?” The Lord Jesus told a story to…
What Think Ye of Christ?
Mar 14, 2019 • 26 min
Here’s a personal question for you. What do you think of Christ? It’s not really an unusual question. You see, it was asked over 2000 years ago. And do you know Who asked the question? The Lord Jesus Christ Himself! He asked the people who followed Him…
Our Great High Priest
Mar 7, 2019 • 24 min
One of the beautiful pictures in the Bible is that of the Lord Jesus Christ as our great High Priest. Priests represent people before God – they stand in the place of the people. Did you know that Christ does that? Because He is sinless, He can come…
I Am the Door
Feb 28, 2019 • 25 min
The Lord Jesus Christ in His attempt to reach sinners of all intellects and educational levels, gave illustrations that were simple enough for even children to understand. One example is when He refers to Himself as a “door” – an entrance way, if you…
The Wonderful Gift of God
Feb 22, 2019 • 24 min
Every religion in our world today stresses the importance of the need to do something in order to obtain the approval of a divine being, the forgiveness for wrongdoings, or the attainment of spiritual peace within. The Bible, however, is very clear in…
Enter In at the Strait Gate
Feb 14, 2019 • 24 min
The Bible speaks very simply of two roads and two destinies. One road is broad and very crowded. It has room for everybody’s opinions and ideas. It has room for every pleasure and distraction you can think of. Unfortunately, multitudes choose this road….
But God
Feb 7, 2019 • 24 min
How often we, as mere human beings, make our every day plans as is we are in total control of our lives. We forget the disclaimer often made in the Word of God - the little words “BUT GOD”. Yes, God has the final word. Perhaps we face some very…
Salvation in None Other
Jan 31, 2019 • 22 min
The Christian faith is very clear on this one important fact - that there is salvation in nothing or no one else but the Lord Jesus Christ. Acts 4:12 states: “Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given…
In Whom We Have Redemption
Jan 24, 2019 • 25 min
Well, our broadcast today is one you won’t want to miss because it’s all about God’s wonderful plan of salvation for you. In Ephesians 1:7 we read these amazing words – “In whom we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to…
They That Hear Shall Live
Jan 17, 2019 • 25 min
It is impossible to over-emphasize the importance of the Word of God when it comes to the salvation of the soul. It is only by depending on the authority of the Bible that sinners can firmly secure their faith as sure as an anchor holds fast to a giant…
The Troubled Saviour
Jan 9, 2019 • 22 min
The Bible is quite clear on the true natural human condition. Indeed, the problem of sin troubled the Saviour very much. And we should be troubled by it as well. In fact, it must be faced if we are ever to appreciate the good news at all. Today’s…
Loves’ Highest Expression
Jan 3, 2019 • 26 min
The gospel message is full of superlatives. Its importance, its magnificence, its consequences are of an incomprehensible order of magnitude. It involves love’s highest expression - the unbounded love of God shown to us in the person of His Son, the…
Angels and Shepherds
Dec 27, 2018 • 24 min
“While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night” is one of the most familiar Christmas carols we hear at this time of year. How simply and beautifully it retells the amazing Christmas story to us! A 400 year silence was broken with those wonderful words,…
Take the Gift
Dec 13, 2018 • 26 min
One of the simplest explanations of the gospel is found in Romans 6 and verse 23: “The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” Basically, that is all you need to know of the gospel message to pass from…
A Sinner and a Saviour Meet
Dec 6, 2018 • 25 min
The well known story in the Bible of Zacchaeus is about much more than how a short man climbed a tree to see Jesus. It’s all about a sinner who earnestly sought out the Saviour, an individual tired of his sins, a rich man sick of his money who wanted…
Is There Life Before Death?
Nov 29, 2018 • 25 min
There are many ways to handle the complexities of life - many ways of looking at or trying to make sense of the world around us. There is polytheism, secularism, humanism, and post-modernism to name a few. But all these fall short in fulfilling our…
Forgiveness for Your Sins
Nov 22, 2018 • 25 min
There’s an interesting story in the Bible about the healing of a paralytic man by the Lord Jesus Christ. Amidst all the drama of breaking up the roof and lowering the man down into the crowd, the Lord Jesus remained unfazed. He didn’t even seem that…
Are You Reconciled to God?
Nov 15, 2018 • 28 min
The apostle Paul was a tremendous evangelist and wrote a large portion of the New Testament explaining the doctrine of the gospel. Many people have gotten saved through the wonderful verses that the Holy Spirit led him to write. Verses of conviction and…
The Crown of Thorns
Nov 8, 2018 • 25 min
Apart from the cross itself, there can be no more poignant a symbol of the horrendous sufferings of Christ than the awful crown of thorns that He wore. The hymn writer wrote, “See from His head, His hands, His feet; sorrow and love flow mingled down;…
How To Be In God’s Family
Nov 1, 2018 • 21 min
Are we all “children of God”? Well, we certainly are all God’s creatures, but unfortunately we possess the family likeness of our sinful forbears - a fallen, sinful nature. The Bible is clear that we need a second birth to bring us into the family of…
Three Questions
Nov 1, 2018 • 25 min
Did you know that the very first question asked by God in the Bible were the words, “Where are you”? He expects a response, you know. He wants us to get ourselves located in relation to Him. Another important question in the Bible was asked by a young…
What is a Christian?
Oct 25, 2018 • 25 min
One of the most misunderstood concepts in religious circles is the actual definition of the word ‘Christian’. Some countries are considered ‘Christian’ countries simply because Christianity is the belief system of most of its residents. Does being a…
Rich Towards God
Oct 11, 2018 • 26 min
Are you rich towards God? It’s certainly possible not to be. In fact, if we are still sinners - if we have never been saved - then, we are definitely not rich towards Him. Our lives would be all taken up with ourselves - our own pleasures and plans….
Except Ye Repent
Oct 4, 2018 • 22 min
Christ’s message for us today is the same as He said to the people of His time - “Except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.” Instead of hiding behind the opinions and experiences of others, we each need individually to consider this command. It’s…
The Life Changing Message
Sep 27, 2018 • 21 min
eternal life, real Christianity, the new birth, life changing message, how to be saved, grace of God
The Prodigal Brother
Sep 20, 2018 • 24 min
The story of the prodigal son is a well known story told by the Lord Jesus Christ about a young man who squandered his father’s inheritance and, after losing it all, returned to his father. Graciously, the father welcomed him back. But many do not know…
The Christian World View
Sep 14, 2018 • 25 min
What is your world view? How do you interpret and make sense of how the world operates? How do you look at life and circumstances that come your way? We all have one – a perspective about the world – a world view. But what is the world view of the Bible…
The Unknown God
Sep 6, 2018 • 25 min
Over 2000 years ago, the apostle Paul was walking through the city of Athens looking at all the idols set up there when he came across one with a strange inscription, “The Unknown God”. Paul took the opportunity to preach to the people about the God…
Water into Wine
Aug 30, 2018 • 26 min
The setting for this week’s message is the small town of Cana in Galilee. It was in a bustle with preparations - invitations, food, flowers, decorations. It was a wedding day! The special guest was the Lord Jesus Christ himself - and what a difference…
The Touchstone of Christianity
Aug 23, 2018 • 24 min
True Christianity is a whole lot more than adherence to a set of scriptural doctrines about God and how we should live our lives. Christianity revolves around a person - the Lord Jesus Christ - and our relationship with God through Him. Many people…
The Way of Cain
Aug 16, 2018 • 26 min
Well, if you have ever read the book of Genesis, you will know that you are not too many pages into the book before you witness the first murder ever committed in this world. What a sad commentary on the effects of sin in the lives of human beings!…
The Gospel of the Grace of God
Aug 9, 2018 • 26 min
Do you know what makes Christianity different from every other belief system in the world? Well, there are many things really. But there is one major difference – grace! Yes, the concept of God’s unmerited favour towards the undeserving is something…
Lessons from Calvary
Aug 2, 2018 • 23 min
Millions of individuals in our world have heard about the Lord Jesus Christ and His death on the cross. They know where it happened and a little of how it happened. But how many really understand what actually took place there outside the walls of…
Born Again, What Does Jesus Say?
Jul 26, 2018 • 25 min
The term “born again” is well-known in our society today. It has unfortunately taken on a number of definitions and meanings, most of which have nothing to do with what the scriptures say. It was the Lord Jesus himself who gave the command. So, what…
The Best News You Ever Heard
Jul 19, 2018 • 25 min
Would you like to hear some good news for a change? Well, it can be found in one verse - “This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief.” This news is worthy to be…
The Good Samaritan
Jul 12, 2018 • 24 min
The Lord Jesus told many stories to give us apt illustrations of ourselves. In the parable of the good Samaritan, there is a poor man ambushed on the road and left destitute.There were two people who came across the poor man, but they did nothing to…
The Sower and the Seed
Jul 5, 2018 • 25 min
In today’s broadcast, we will be considering one of these parables – the story of the sower and the seed. The sower threw his seed on different types of ground – hard, stony, and thorny. But the crop in each case failed. Not that there was anything…
Questions from Eden
Jun 28, 2018 • 24 min
Today’s broadcast looks at the actual beginning of sin going back to the book of Genesis. It looks at when sin first came into the world, wreaking havoc on all generations since that time. The generations of human beings since then have become infected…
One Son, One Sacrifice
Jun 21, 2018 • 26 min
The Old Testament prophetically speaks about the Messiah who would come to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself. The one whom God would send to take care of our greatest problem – the problem of sin – and whom God would later glorify and set on the…
Healer of Broken Hearts
Jun 14, 2018 • 22 min
Weary, held captive by destructive habits, confused, fearful, hurt. We’ve all been there, haven’t we? It was for such people that the Lord Jesus Christ came into the world. Listen to this message to understand how God loves the world and has done…
He That Believeth on the Son
Jun 7, 2018 • 24 min
God’s word tells us that everlasting life is something each of us can have right here and now in this life. And that everlasting life is found in the person of the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s Son. Listen to the words of John 3:36 – He that believeth on the…
Three Voices Calling
Jun 4, 2018 • 23 min
There are many calls that we hear from God’s word. Have you ever heard them? In today’s broadcast, the first call we hear is from the prodigal son – a famine and voice from the earth, Luke 15. And then, at a great banquet in Luke 14 - a feast and a…
The Gift or the Wages
Jun 4, 2018 • 22 min
The Bible speaks about wages - wages that each one of us earns. However, these wages are not the kind we look forward to. Death - the consequence of our sin and disobedience towards God. But it also speaks of a wonderful gift offered through Jesus…
This is a Faithful Saying
May 17, 2018 • 23 min
Exactly who or what can we trust these days? Are there ANY faithful things, reliable things, things you can count on? Yes - the Word of God. 1 Timothy Chapter 1, verse 15 says, “This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptation that Christ Jesus…
The Kindness and Love of God our Saviour
May 10, 2018 • 25 min
This week’s message is all about the kindness and love of God towards us - and it’s a message that we hope will remove any of your hard thoughts about God. His countless blessings on every level are something we should thank Him for every day - not the…
The Power of John 3:16
May 4, 2018 • 25 min
A person needs a certain level of knowledge of what God is trying to communicate, but that knowledge itself will never provide the life that the sinner needs. For example, John 3:16 gives the gospel “in a nutshell” as some would say - but it will have…
The Coming Storm, Part 2
Apr 25, 2018 • 24 min
Last week’s message contained some thought-provoking teaching on future events as foretold by the prophet Isaiah and the apostle John - and how a MAN will be a hiding place in the time of storm. This broadcast goes into more detail of what that judgment…
The Coming Storm, Part 1
Apr 19, 2018 • 23 min
Almost 3000 years ago, the great prophet Isaiah penned these tremendous words in Isaiah 32, verses 1 and 2 - “Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in judgment; and a man shall be as an hiding place from the wind, and a…
Father Forgive Them
Apr 10, 2018 • 24 min
Today’s message brings us back to the cross of Calvary - the place where God’s love and God’s justice met. It was there that God declared His supreme desire for mankind - their forgiveness. Listen to the words of Jesus when He said, “Father, forgive…
The Realities of Salvation
Apr 6, 2018 • 24 min
This message is a ‘bird’s eye-view” of the basics of the gospel message. An answer to questions people often ask when they become concerned about spiritual things. Questions like - What has God done? And why did He do it? How much did it cost God? How…
The Blessing of Forgiveness
Mar 29, 2018 • 26 min
Christians understand and acknowledge that, despite the world’ sceptical and unthankful attitude at times, God is the ultimate source of all of our blessings. The greatest of all blessings that God wants you to receive from Him is His forgiveness…
The Power of God Unto Salvation
Mar 8, 2018 • 25 min
There is not a philosophy, a religious doctrine, an educational treatise, a scientific theory that comes close to delivering the power that is found in the preaching of the Gospel. This week’s message looks at the power of God in salvation as expressed…
The Love of God
Feb 28, 2018 • 21 min
Today, we’ll be hearing about the wonderful love of God for us - this special love of God which was offered before we ever loved Him - love that was first in time, in degree, in grace, and finally in its claims upon us as believers to reach out to see…
What Heaven is Like
Feb 22, 2018 • 23 min
How do you imagine heaven? A place of never-ending rest – a kind of celestial retirement home? Or maybe a place where you can do whatever you want? A place of beautiful architecture, scenery, and music?Well, what does the Bible say? After all, it IS…
Seven Truths About Sin
Feb 15, 2018 • 23 min
Would you be surprised to know that the Bible’s teaching about sin and judgment can be found in the beloved book of the Psalms? It is not only in the New Testament’s proclamation of the gospel that we hear about man’s need and God’s remedy. Psalm 53,…
Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God
Feb 8, 2018 • 22 min
In Matthew 6:33, we have the words of the Lord Jesus Christ, “Seek ye first the kingdom of God, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” Yes, it was taught by Christ that the kingdom of God is something that we should all…
The Four L’s of the Gospel
Feb 2, 2018 • 25 min
Today’s message explains the truths of the gospel very simply using just 4 words, and they each begin with the letter “L”. The first one is “lost” - making the uncomfortable discovery that you don’t know where you are or where you are going. The truth…
No One Like Him
Jan 28, 2018 • 24 min
What a glorious message the gospel is! And what a glorious Saviour Jesus is! The one who was made perfect through His sufferings, who by Himself purged our sins on the cross of Calvary, and who passed into the heavens and abides there today awaiting the…
Only One God
Jan 19, 2018 • 24 min
1 Timothy 2:5 says, “For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.” How much is contained in this statement! First, there is one God. This seems like an odd statement when we consider all the religions in the world….
Our Sin Problem
Jan 11, 2018 • 24 min
There is only one issue that is keeping you from God. Sin. Yes, sin has become almost an archaic term in today’s liberal society. People today make mistakes, wrong choices maybe. But the Bible calls it for what it really is - sin - rebellion against…
This Man’s Blood
Jan 4, 2018 • 25 min
The Bible is filled with the theme of the precious blood of Christ. It is pictured in the Old Testament and seen with clarity in the New. Without the shedding of blood there is no remission for sin. It’s why Christ came - to pay the price for sin on our…
Joy to the World
Dec 28, 2017 • 23 min
The Bible has a wonderful theme throughout it - JOY! This week’s message takes a look at the familiar Christmas carol “Joy to the World” and explains how it is that people like you and me can enter into a secure, meaningful, and everlasting relationship…
Mary Did You Know?
Dec 21, 2017 • 26 min
The Christmas message is really a year round message - it’s the message of the gospel - God’s invitation to sinners to receive His only provision for sin - the Lord Jesus Christ! Christians remember Christ’s birth all year round - and praise and thank…
The Search is On
Dec 14, 2017 • 23 min
It’s a familiar story told by the Lord Jesus – the story of the lost sheep. As He tells this story, He paints for us a vivid picture of a poor, lost sheep – helpless and hopeless in itself. But He also describes Himself – the shepherd – the good…
Is It Nothing to You?
Dec 7, 2017 • 25 min
The wonderful message of the cross is the main theme of the Bible. “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son.” How little this stupendous fact crosses the minds of sinful men and women! In fact, it was prophetically written in…
Peace with God
Nov 30, 2017 • 25 min
Something that unifies all of mankind is the most basic need of peace in our minds and in our souls. But how elusive it is - despite our many efforts to attain it! The problem is a simple one. We are all looking in the wrong places. The Bible says that…
The Three Questions of Nicodemus
Nov 23, 2017 • 25 min
Some of the most important truths regarding God’s way of salvation was revealed by the Lord Jesus Christ to a religious Jewish rabbi. Nicodemus had three important questions for Christ to answer that go something like this: “You came from God, right?”,…
Shall Never Thirst
Nov 16, 2017 • 23 min
The Lord Jesus Christ once asked for a drink of water from a woman at a well in a town called Sychar. Yes, He was thirsty and weary from His journey. But He also wanted to teach this woman about ‘living water’ – something that will satisfy forever. Have…
Faithful Words to a Favoured World
Nov 9, 2017 • 20 min
As the Bible is filled with the promises of God - faithful promises - words that we can count on. One faithful saying is given in 1 Timothy 1:15 - that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners. How wonderful is this! The mission of the Son of…
As For Me
Nov 2, 2017 • 25 min
Today’s message looks at some crisis moments in the lives of Joshua, Samuel and David in which their strength of commitment to the will of God became evident. All three of them make the amazing statement “As for me”. Yes, they decided to follow after…
The Thief on the Cross
Oct 26, 2017 • 24 min
Calvary is the focal point of all history. It’s the reason the Lord Jesus came. But there were two others that died that day. Two criminals - murderers and thieves. Both had lived a life of sin and rebellion. Both were the same literal distance from the…
What It Means To Be Saved
Oct 19, 2017 • 23 min
how to be saved, saved, salvation, faith in Christ, how to become a Christian, saved from hell
Who Has Believed Our Report
Oct 12, 2017 • 24 min
Isaiah, one of the major prophets, spoke extensively about things to come before they actually happened! And this included many details about the Saviour – His characteristics and His ministry here on earth. Some have referred to his writings as “The…
God’s Marvellous Mercy
Oct 5, 2017 • 25 min
The Lord Jesus often used many contrasts in order that we might feel the full impact of the lessons He was teaching. In today’s message, evangelist Matthew Cain takes a look at the story of the Pharisee and the publican in which such a contrast could…
Is The Bible True, Part 2
Sep 27, 2017 • 23 min
The Bible has the unique power to convict the soul, to save the soul, and to give comfort and assurance to all who trust in it. Hebrews 4:12 says that the Word of God is living and powerful and able to discern the thoughts and intents of the heart. It…
Is The Bible True, Part 1
Sep 20, 2017 • 25 min
Anchorpoint applies a Christian perspective to the world and all its issues; to mankind and all of its problems. Of course, our text is solely the Bible, the Word of God. Why is it that we stand so firmly on this book? How is it that we can rely on it…
Who Then Can Be Saved?
Sep 15, 2017 • 21 min
The word ‘saved’ is a very weighty word in the Bible. But it is used very often. In fact, the disciples often asked the Lord Jesus questions about what it means to be saved. He emphasized to them the importance of making it a priority in life – even…
The Kindness of God
Sep 7, 2017 • 24 min
One of the marvellous attributes of God is His wonderful kindness. Titus Chapter 3, for example, says in verse 4 and 5 the following tremendous words: “But after that the KINDNESS and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared, not by works of…
Sin and Separation
Aug 30, 2017 • 23 min
The Bible speaks openly about sin and the separation that it causes. You see, the separation that sin causes between man and God is our greatest and most urgent problem. And this leads to an inevitable separation called death and this includes eternal…
The Friend of Sinners
Aug 24, 2017 • 24 min
How true it is that so few people have any ‘real’ friends - friends who REALLY care, friends who are true and committed. Well, there was One in the Bible who was called a friend. But often the term was used in a derogatory way. You see the Lord Jesus…
The Great Gospel Truths
Aug 17, 2017 • 24 min
Well, the great truths of the gospel are really not that hard to understand. This week’s broadcast explains God’s great message of good news in three simple words. First, there is the reality of the ‘Fall’ - that is, how sin can into the world in the…
Reason To Trust
Aug 10, 2017 • 25 min
Whenever people hear the gospel presented there is always a choice to be made. Facts are given about their need and about God’s remedy. Information is given concerning the person and life of Christ and why He is worthy of your trust. But, in the end,…
Look Unto Me
Aug 2, 2017 • 25 min
The gospel message that the Bible declares for us is such an awesome one, isn’t it? It’s been described as the “greatest possible blessing”, given by the “widest possible invitation”, based on the “highest possible authority”, and received on the…
The Second Birth
Jul 27, 2017 • 26 min
Today’s broadcast looks at this second birth as the absolute requirement for a person to get to heaven. Have YOU been born again? Has there ever been a time in your life when you received spiritual life from God through trusting Christ as YOUR Saviour?…
Haves and Have Nots
Jul 19, 2017 • 23 min
The Bible makes a very categorical statement in 1 John Chapter 5 and verse 12 - “He (or she) that hath the Son has life, and he (or she) that has not the Son of God, has not life.” There are only 2 parts to that verse. You either have the Son - that is,…
The Prodigal Son
Jul 13, 2017 • 26 min
The story of the prodigal son is really a picture of how we, as sinners, have strayed away from God and desire to live our lives just as we choose - without God. It’s a sad commentary on the human heart. Just like the prodigal, we take all the good…
The Problem of Sin
Jul 5, 2017 • 22 min
While it is true that the word ‘gospel’ means ‘good news’, it is so necessary to get people to realize that there is a black background to the shining diamond of God’s salvation. People need to realize the solemn and desperate condition they are in as…
The Origin of Evil
Jun 29, 2017 • 26 min
The origin of evil has always been a controversial topic, one that needs to be accounted for in all religions. What is evil? How can we define it? Why is there so much evil in the world? Is it possible to get rid of it? Well, it’s quite obvious that…
The Doctrine of the Gospel
Jun 21, 2017 • 27 min
The gospel message we hear today is often a confusing one. How often is sin preached? What about the need for genuine repentance? Or the judgment that awaits the Christ rejecter? Do we hear much about the sound Biblical doctrines behind the gospel…
I Perish, I Thirst, I Believe
Jun 15, 2017 • 25 min
The gospel message is a personal message. It’s not just and intellectual understanding of Bible truth. It is an invitation for a personal relationship with the God of the universe. As with all personal interactions, there must be honesty. God knows all,…
Bible Intersections
Jun 8, 2017 • 24 min
How marvellous that God should ever choose to intersect our earth, our history, our own personal lives! But He has! By the giving of His Son, God has provided a way for me and you to be brought back into a personal relationship with Him. But this, of…
Aienation and God’s Remedy For It
Jun 2, 2017 • 25 min
Our broadcast today deals with our alienation from God - and its consequences. But, here’s the good part - there was One who was willing to bear this alienation, this separation for us. It was none other than the Lord Jesus Christ on the cross of…
The Man Born Blind
May 25, 2017 • 25 min
Just like the old gospel hymn says – I once was blind, but now I see - millions of sinners have had their spiritual sight restored by Christ. We were all born in darkness – with the terrible affliction of blindness as far as our souls are concerned. We…
A Story of Salvation
May 18, 2017 • 26 min
There is nothing like hearing a personal testimony of how a Christian came to faith in the Lord Jesus. It does good to the heart of believers as well as to seeking sinners anxious to know their sins forgiven. Yes, becoming a Christian involves a very…
The Truth Factor
May 11, 2017 • 22 min
In today’s ‘post-modern’ society, the greatest casualty of departure from God is ‘truth’. Everything has become very relative - what’s good for you or truth for you, may not be so for me. There is no solid basis for establishing objective reality - just…
The Origin of Meaning and Morality Part 3
May 4, 2017 • 23 min
This week’s broadcast looks at the atheistic worldview and its effect on present day ethical and moral decisions, specifically issues like abortion, designer babies and euthanasia. The four BIG questions of life are considered - origin, morality,…
The Origin of Meaning and Morality Part 2
Apr 27, 2017 • 26 min
This week’s broadcast continues in the discussion of the origin of meaning and morality by looking at major historical figures who were influenced by Darwin’s theory of evolution as well as concepts like abortion, eugenics and euthanasia which are the…
The Origin of Meaning and Morality Part 1
Apr 20, 2017 • 26 min
We all have a philosophy - a worldview as it were - the perspective that we take on life. Here on Anchorpoint, we present the Biblical worldview - the way that God would have us to understand Him and ourselves. This week’s broadcast takes a look at the…
The Resurrection of Christ, Part 2
Apr 13, 2017 • 24 min
The resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ is undoubtedly the most contested Bible truth among skeptics. Untold books have been written attempting to discredit this clearly presented Bible event, but none have succeeded. Today’s broadcast looks at the…
The Resurrection of Christ, Part 1
Apr 9, 2017 • 26 min
There is not a truth more fundamental to the Christian faith than the truth of the resurrection of Christ. And it is especially at this time of year that millions around the world are confronted with this amazing claim - many with joy and thanksgiving…
The Writing on the Wall
Mar 30, 2017 • 23 min
The most difficult part of the work of a gospel preacher is to get people to stop. Even for a moment. To get them to press the ‘pause’ button of their lives and consider the essential issues of what their lives are all about - questions like - Who am…
The Resurrection - Truth or Conspiracy
Mar 23, 2017 • 25 min
The topic of the resurrection is the foundation of the Christian faith has been attacked by unbelievers down through the ages. Yet, the four gospels carefully preserve the details of the crucifixion and resurrection story. We trust that this message…
John 3:36
Mar 17, 2017 • 24 min
God’s word tells us that everlasting life is something each of us can have right here and now in this life. And that everlasting life is found in the person of the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s Son. As we listen to the message each of should ask ourselves…
The World or Your Soul
Mar 9, 2017 • 24 min
One of the most stirring questions in the entire Bible was one asked by the Lord Jesus Christ when He said, “What shall it profit a man if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul?” It is difficult to think of a question that contains such…
The Cross, the Crowd, the Cry
Mar 2, 2017 • 25 min
In today’s broadcast, evangelist Marvin Derksen takes a closer look at the scene at Calvary. There was the cross – the awful cross upon which Jesus suffered and died. There was the crowd looking on, showing by their actions the real attitudes of their…
The Dividing Christ Part 2
Feb 23, 2017 • 21 min
It is so important to have right thoughts about Christ. This has a direct bearing not only on our eternal welfare but also on our daily Christian walk. The unsaved certainly do not think rightly about Him. Sadly their thoughts are confused and distorted…
The Dividing Christ Part 1
Feb 16, 2017 • 25 min
It is no secret that the Lord Jesus Christ divides. Wherever Christ went and whatever He said caused people to take sides – for or against. His message was so clear, so authoritative. A decision just had to be made. And it’s true today as well. Yes,…
Forgiven
Feb 9, 2017 • 25 min
There is one word that describes true born-again Christians everywhere - the word is ‘forgiven’. What a wealth of blessing that one word contains! Do you know anything about the meaning of the word ‘forgiven’ in YOUR life? Can your sins be forgiven?…
What Will You Do With Jesus?
Jan 28, 2017 • 26 min
A large portion of the gospels is concerned with one tremendously important event in the life of the Lord Jesus Christ - His crucifixion. Many people made choices for or against Christ that day, but this message is about one in particular - Pontius…
God So Loved
Jan 26, 2017 • 23 min
You know, the Lord makes some surprising statements in His Word. Sometimes, you just have to stop and think about them. For example, John 3:16 - “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him should not…
Why Christ Came
Jan 12, 2017 • 24 min
Some people complain that the Bible is hard to understand - that it takes years to study the scriptures to figure these things out. Well, these individuals need to read just one verse to dispel that notion.1 Timothy 1:15 says “This is a faithful saying…
My Time Your Time, Part 2
Jan 5, 2017 • 25 min
Last week we discovered that the Bible has a lot to say about the very special commodity of time. First, that we need to learn lessons from our ‘time past’, and then use the ‘rest of our days’ in service to the Lord. Dr. Higgins continues with his…
My Time Your Time, Part 1
Dec 29, 2016 • 24 min
How often we, as Christians, fall into the snare of wasting the precious time we have, usually through making poor choices in how we spend it - for ourselves and not for the Lord. But we can also become ensnared by our past failures and regrets that…
The Ten Lepers
Dec 16, 2016 • 24 min
One of the most graphic pictures of sin in the Bible is the disease of leprosy. Sin is disfiguring and destructive.Without applying the remedy, death is sure.This week’s message describes an encounter with a leper with the only One who could heal him -…
One Thing
Dec 8, 2016 • 25 min
You know, the Lord doesn’t require a lot from any one of us. In fact, He would like us to know just ONE thing. In today’s broadcast, evangelist Stephen Vance looks at an individual in the Bible who discovered the ONE THING that he needed to know before…
The Pool of Bethesda
Dec 1, 2016 • 24 min
This week’s message is the scene of a very wonderful miracle by the Lord Jesus and the story contains many important lessons for us all. Apart from showing the compassion and power of Christ in dealing with people’s sickness and hardships, it also gives…
No Difference
Nov 25, 2016 • 28 min
The Bible says that we human beings are all the same when it comes to our nature. “There is no difference,” God says, “For all have sinned and come short of My glory.” There is no room for comparisons or self-righteous defences in that statement. We are…
So Great Salvation
Nov 17, 2016 • 26 min
One of the most pointed questions in our Bible was penned by the writer of Hebrews in Chapter 2 and verse 3 -“How shall we escape if we neglect so great salvation?” Just 10 words but what a tremendous question to consider! Evangelist Marvin Derksen…
You Can Be Sure
Oct 27, 2016 • 26 min
The Bible says that you can know that you’ll be in heaven. In fact, the Bible says that you MUST know it before you die. Do you believe what God says? Or are you still one of the many who persist in calling God a liar? We hope not.
Justification
Oct 20, 2016 • 25 min
Anyone who is familiar with the Bible will discover almost immediately that mankind has a problem. God makes this very clear from beginning to end. We are broken and damaged - unable to meet up to our own standards, let alone the standards of God. So…
Believe and Be Saved
Oct 12, 2016 • 25 min
It Is Finished
Oct 6, 2016 • 21 min
This week’s broadcast will be looking at some of the last words of the Saviour on the cross - “It is finished”. So what exactly WAS finished there that day? Well, there were the finished prophecies, the finished pain, the finished payment for sin, and…
By Grace Are Ye Saved
Sep 30, 2016 • 25 min
“Amazing Grace” is more than just a popular hymn - it’s a living reality that has come right alongside each one of us. God’s love for the undeserving has been revealed and expressed in the greatest of ways. Yes, there is grace - God’s amazing grace -…
The Perils of a Lost Sheep
Sep 15, 2016 • 22 min
The Bible says that we are all like lost sheep, going our own way, wilfully leaving the path of the shepherd. The result? We become terribly lost in our lives, weak, and without strength to help ourselves, and ultimately find ourselves face to face with…
Ye Must Be Born Again
Sep 1, 2016 • 26 min
It’s important that we know exactly what Christ meant by being born again for one simple reason – without it, we can never enter heaven. Only ‘born again’ ones will be there. So, what does it mean to be born again? In today’s broadcast, evangelist Frank…
Christ Died For Our Sins
Aug 25, 2016 • 26 min
There are so many simple, easily understood statements in the Bible that contain all the Gospel truth you could ever need. Verses like - “Christ died for our sins”. These five words contain within them all the gospel truth – the problem of our sin, the…
The Value of the Soul
Aug 20, 2016 • 23 min
What is the value of the soul? The Word of God doesn’t even attempt to give an answer. The Lord Jesus just summed it up by saying that the total of everything this world has to offer just doesn’t compare to worth of a soul. We hope that this week’s…
The Rapture Predicted
Aug 11, 2016 • 22 min
The coming again of our Lord Jesus Christ is a wonderful and exciting truth for Christians. But let’s face it, it’s bad news for unbelievers. How important it is to be ready! 1 Thessalonians Chapter 4 describes this great and soon-coming event in some…
The Rapture Promised
Aug 3, 2016 • 23 min
Well, one of the greatest hopes for Christians worldwide is the coming again of the Lord Jesus Christ – the rapture. At the coming of the Lord, those that are in the graves will hear His voice as well as those that are alive, and we shall all be caught…
I Am the Good Shepherd
Jul 28, 2016 • 26 min
The Lord Jesus once told a story about a lost sheep - how there were ninety-nine that were safely in the shepherd’s care, but one poor helpless sheep remained out in the wilderness, lost and alone. But there was a ‘good’ Shepherd Who would not rest…
The Origin of Life, Part 2
Jul 21, 2016 • 25 min
God wants us to know Him and He has given us the intelligence to learn about the world that He has made. Belief in God does not hinder science - it actually motivates us to discover more about how the world works. In this week’s episode, Mr. Michael…
The Origin of Life, Part 1
Jul 14, 2016 • 26 min
Scientists have studied the origin of life for years and are still trying to find answers. Atheistic scientists are determined to show that life somehow arose spontaneously from non-life. But there is only one problem with this anti-theistic approach….
Prepare to Meet Your God
Jul 7, 2016 • 21 min
The Bible is filled with messages to us about the importance of being ready to meet God - of preparing for that coming day. There are facts that we cannot evade. We were created by God. We are going to die. We are going to meet Him. But God is on your…
In Adam or In Christ?
Jun 30, 2016 • 26 min
The Bible speaks of two different classes of people in this world. Those “in Adam” or those “in Christ”. We are all born into the first group, disconnected from God, spiritually dead. How can we get from this sad condition to being spiritually alive -…
The Precious Blood of Christ
Jun 23, 2016 • 25 min
There is not a more glorious theme running throughout the Word of God than that of the precious blood of Christ. All of the Old Testament points toward the coming of the Messiah, the Lamb of God. The full and free forgiveness for sins was made available…
More About Jesus
Jun 18, 2016 • 20 min
In Philippians 3:8, Paul says, “I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord.” These are the words of a man who was consumed with learning more about the Lord Jesus Christ. And as forgiven sinners we also…
Unequalled Truths of the Gospel
Jun 9, 2016 • 24 min
Today’s speaker will present four “unequalled truths of the Gospel” - First, the unparalleled life of the Saviour; next, His incomparable death; then, the indescribable gift He offers, and finally, the unsearchable riches He wants us to enjoy! What…
Look Unto Me and Be Saved
Jun 3, 2016 • 24 min
Did you know that God describes Himself in the Bible? He says He is the ONLY God - there is no other. He says that He is just - perfectly right and fair in His assessment of things. And He says that He is a Saviour. That is, that He desires to save…
So Far
May 25, 2016 • 22 min
We need to look at our lives as God does - as totally devastated by the ravages of sin in our hearts. Does that sound extreme? Maybe, but we would do well to consider sin as what the Bible defines it to be in all its ugliness. In response to our…
A Seeking Sinner and a Seeking Saviour
May 19, 2016 • 25 min
God is seeking for you. He longs to reconnect with each one of us - but sin has formed a tremendous barrier. Yes, God is looking for sinners. But there is the other side as well. Are YOU seeking for Him? The Bible promise still stands - you will find…
The High Cost of Redemption
May 12, 2016 • 25 min
The salvation of a soul is a costly thing. The Bible says that we are bankrupt as far as God is concerned. We have offended God and cannot undo anything we have done. There is judgment for sin and we cannot pay it.This is where the good news of the…
Roadmap to Eternity
Apr 29, 2016 • 25 min
What a wonderful message the Bible contains! There is salvation on the simplest terms! Christ has provided the way - the door to heaven - and we can only get on the narrow road to heaven through him. But there is also the broad road that leads to hell…
A Man, a Message and a Moment
Apr 21, 2016 • 26 min
Our broadcast today takes us back to the ancient city of Nineveh and the day there was a strange visitor at its gates. His name was Jonah - and he had come to Nineveh on a mission. And his arrival affected the entire population. God still uses His…
Atheism and the Origin of the Universe Part 2
Apr 14, 2016 • 25 min
Atheists have proposed some alternatives to God as creator, such as - the universe doesn’t actually exist, or that the universe always existed, or that the universe came from nothing - created itself, so to speak. You be the judge of these supposed…
Atheism and the Origin of the Universe Part 1
Apr 7, 2016 • 26 min
Scientific discoveries are made every day from the marvels of the humungous cosmos around us to the mind-boggling complexity of the miniscule cell. Is atheism a logical response to all of this? Can it come up with plausible arguments for why the world…
Atheism and Romans 1
Mar 31, 2016 • 26 min
Scriptural truth has always been assailed down through the ages - and the Bible itself speaks of the forms of unbelief we can expect. Evangelist and teacher Michael Penfold looks at the atheistic attitudes of today and compares them to what we read in…
The Risen Christ
Mar 23, 2016 • 26 min
Christ is indeed alive! The apostle Paul wrote from prison to a young man, Timothy, explaining how this wonderful resurrection is the answer to all our tears, our fears, and our doubts. The glorious truth of the risen Christ is what gives us the…
The Cross of Christ
Mar 17, 2016 • 25 min
Nothing is more central to the theme of the Bible than the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ. It has been said to be the focal point of all the ages. Today’s message takes up how God ‘chose’ the cross to be the expression of His extreme love for us; how…
Heaven, Am I Going There?
Mar 10, 2016 • 20 min
Though there are many stories of love and many stories of sacrifice in the Old Testament, the two only truly came together for the first time at Calvary, where Christ in love provided the ultimate sacrifice for sin. Why? So that we could be sure of…
What a Friend We Have in Jesus
Mar 3, 2016 • 22 min
Evangelist Peter Ramsay considers the marvel of the friendship of Christ. He’s a personal friend - a friend you need to know one-on-one - personally. He’s the prodigal’s friend. Have you ever acknowledged that YOU need Him? He’s a continual friend - one…
Questions from Job
Feb 26, 2016 • 24 min
Did you know that the oldest book in the Bible - Job - contains the same questions that have plagued mankind for centuries ever since? The big questions about life, death, and eternity? And did you know that Lord Jesus Christ himself answers these…
Welcome to a Broken World
Feb 19, 2016 • 26 min
It’s quite obvious that there is a lot of ‘brokenness’ of the world around us. The ‘whys’ may not all be answered but there IS purpose in it all. God is not finished with this world yet. And Christians? Well, He’s helping us to focus on what really…
Truth - Why the Bible is the Word of God
Feb 13, 2016 • 24 min
How can we have confidence that the Bible is the Word of God? This message takes up five reasons why the Bible is trustworthy: its unity, sublimity, accuracy, prophecy, and efficacy. Michael Penfold explains each one of these factors and how they relate…
Truth, How God Reveals It
Feb 4, 2016 • 24 min
This week’s message looks at how God conveys this truth to us: through general revelation in creation, through specific revelation in the scriptures, through incarnate revelation in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in saving revelation - that is, the opening…
Truth, Where and What is It?
Jan 28, 2016 • 25 min
In this week’s message, evangelist and teacher Michael Penfold takes a look at the subject of truth by surveying 4 major approaches to it down through the years - rationalism, empiricism, pragmatism and relativism. Whether you are a Bible believer or…
Impossible Certainties
Jan 21, 2016 • 26 min
Did you know that there are some things that God CANNOT do? Yes, that’s right. The Bible tells us that God cannot lie. It is impossible for Him to tell a falsehood. He also can never change. He remains the same yesterday, today, and forever. In this…
The Place Called Calvary
Jan 14, 2016 • 24 min
Without a doubt, the most monumental location affecting every human being who has ever lived is the place called Calvary. It was the place where heaven’s love and heaven’s justice met. What an individual does with this place will determine the greatest…
What is Eternal Life?
Jan 6, 2016 • 24 min
Eternal life is not something to expect after you die - you can have eternal life right now - at this moment! And be sure of it! Today we will consider the meaning of eternal life through the words of the Lord Jesus Christ Himself from John Chapter 17….
Coming to Christ
Jan 1, 2016 • 25 min
The gospel is God’s offer of grace to sinners who don’t deserve it. Why is it then that multitudes are not lined up at the door wanting to get it? The answer is simple. Most people don’t take God seriously when He says that we need salvation or, if they…
Worthy to be Praised
Dec 17, 2015 • 26 min
The “Hallelujah Chorus” is one of the most famous pieces of music ever composed. How beautiful are its words in praise of the only true God of heaven - the God of the Bible! In this week’s broadcast, evangelist Eugene Higgins takes a look at some of the…
Three Books
Dec 10, 2015 • 25 min
On our broadcast this week, evangelist Harold Paisley speaks about different books mentioned in the Bible. The first one is the Word of God Itself, read aloud by the Lord Jesus Christ in the synagogue of Nazareth. The next is the life history of…
The Goodness and Severity of God
Dec 3, 2015 • 24 min
In this week’s broadcast, evangelist Eugene Higgins speaks about the how the goodness of God has impacted all our lives. His goodness is guaranteed because He never changes. We can be sure of it. But there is also the fact of God’s ‘severity’ – His…
Christ our Kinsman Redeemer
Nov 27, 2015 • 26 min
This message could well be called the Gospel of Ruth, as this old testament book not only tells a captivating story of love and loss, but also gives us a wonderful illustration of the tender dealings of God with sinners and His plan for their redemption…
The Origin of the Gospel Part 2
Nov 12, 2015 • 26 min
Christianity is not a ‘leap in the dark”. It is evidence-based faith that springs from the solid, eye-witness testimony of individuals who were in direct contact with Jesus Christ and who put their experiences on paper for the very purpose of providing…
The Origin of the Gospel Part 1
Nov 5, 2015 • 26 min
It is always important, when considering a particular teaching or line of thought - on any subject - to go back and test the ORIGIN of that teaching or thought. If you’ve ever wondered about certain religious systems, for example, be sure to research…
No Other Name
Oct 29, 2015 • 24 min
In Acts Chapter 4 we read one of the earliest gospel messages ever preached.The apostle Peter declared, “Neither is there salvation in any other; for there is no other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.” It was short and to the…
That Grand Word Whosoever
Oct 22, 2015 • 24 min
There is a word used quite often in the Bible - and there’s good reason for it. The word is ‘whosoever’ and it’s used to make its timeless message personal to all who read it. There are at least five kinds of ‘whosoevers’ mentioned. We trust that…
Jesus is Coming Again
Oct 14, 2015 • 23 min
The Bible is God’s wonderful message to mankind, telling of a Saviour who has come to take away sin and bring us back to God. But there is more! This same Jesus who rose from the dead and ascended into heaven is coming back again. Just as He left! He is…
Heaven, Have You Prepared?
Oct 8, 2015 • 26 min
Well, there’s no doubt about it - EVERYONE wants to go to heaven. So, isn’t it a strange thing that most people don’t bother to prepare for it? There’s no preparation necessary for hell. It’s straight ahead - you can’t miss it. But heaven is a prepared…
Questions About Christ
Oct 1, 2015 • 24 min
Have you ever thought about the Lord Jesus Christ - His person and His claims? We hope so. Anybody who thinks seriously about questions concerning life, death, and eternity would certainly have to consider Him. Questions like - Who is He? Where is He?…
This Man
Sep 24, 2015 • 24 min
Anyone who has read the Bible, especially the New Testament, is usually struck with the fact that it is primarily about one particular Person – the Lord Jesus Christ. Evangelist John Grant speaks about three times in the New Testament where Christ is…
Without Christ
Sep 17, 2015 • 27 min
Paul’s letter to the Ephesians (12:2) contains two of the most gripping words in our Bible. He reminds the Christians that at one time - before they were saved - they were ‘without Christ’. He goes on to describe this desperate condition as ‘having no…
Hell - What the Bible Teaches
Sep 10, 2015 • 22 min
When did you last hear a sermon on hell? Just as the Bible speaks about heaven, there is also most assuredly a hell – a place where Christ rejecters will spend their eternity. Christ himself spoke about it, so we would all do well to listen. Evangelist,…
The Lord is Coming, Are You Ready?
Sep 3, 2015 • 23 min
The Bible contains three main themes centered around one unique person, the Lord Jesus Christ - the Old Testament predictions of the Messiah; the fact that He actually DID come in human form about 2000 years ago; and the truth that this same Jesus is…
Strive to Enter In
Aug 20, 2015 • 26 min
Listen to these forceful words of the Lord Jesus Christ from Luke 13, “Strive to enter in at the narrow gate: for many will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.” Why is this? Simply because they have not come God’s way - through His only begotten…
Life and Death
Aug 17, 2015 • 22 min
Given the fact that 100 out of 100 people die, it makes sense that we should think about it, doesn’t it? With a Saviour available to us all, the subject is not all doom and gloom.There is wonderful hope in the Christian message that you will find…
Salvation by Faith
Jul 30, 2015 • 22 min
Evangelist Gaius Goff takes up the subject of ‘faith’ - the means by which we can avail ourselves of God’s wonderful gift of eternal life. But faith in what? In whom? A church? A religious system? Yourself? No, it is only through Christ that sins can be…
The Gospel Mystery
Jul 23, 2015 • 27 min
Well, today’s message is centered around just a few words found in 1 Peter 3:18 - “Christ also has once suffered for sins.” So, how is it that Christ - the only ONE Who never sinned - is found suffering for sins? In our broadcast today this ‘gospel…
The God You Can Know
Jul 16, 2015 • 25 min
The Bible gives a picture of a spiritual person, one who has been born again, as a tree growing and flourishing next to a flowing stream, obtaining its life and vitality from the water beneath its soil. Another picture is of a withered tree, an…
Set Free
Jul 2, 2015 • 21 min
The Bible describes sin as ‘slavery’. It binds us and burdens us down. It prevents us from being what we are meant to be. And we are under its command. We need someone else to set us free - we need a Redeemer. Listen to this week’s message to find out…
John 3:16
Jun 27, 2015 • 22 min
Perhaps the most well-known of all the verses in the Bible is John 3:16 - “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him, should not perish but have everlasting life.” It has often been called the ‘gospel…
What God Expects
Jun 21, 2015 • 24 min
God. A moment called life. Eternity. These are the ultimate issues, aren’t they? Settle these questions, and you will enjoy all that God expects from you - that you come to know Him personally and live with Him forever!
What Shall It Profit a Man?
Jun 11, 2015 • 24 min
What is the most valuable thing in the whole world? I’m sure, everyone’s answer would be different. Well, the Lord Jesus Christ gives us a heavenly perspective on this question. He wants us to imagine that we own the whole world. Yet, there is…
God’s Unspeakable Treasure
May 7, 2015 • 26 min
The apostle Paul once referred to God’s wonderful gift of salvation through His Son Jesus Christ as an ‘unspeakable gift”. All the glories and splendours of heaven itself are found in Him. He is the central focus of all the Bible. He is the ‘alpha’ and…
Christ Lifted Up
Apr 30, 2015 • 26 min
Not long after the Israelites had been rescued from slavery under Pharaoh, king of Egypt, they started complaining and rebelling against God, bringing upon themselves judgment in the form of venomous snakes that bit the people. But God in His mercy…
The Source of the Gospel
Apr 9, 2015 • 21 min
It’s a common mistake for many people to think that there is something they have to do to gain acceptance with God. It’s a wonderful thing when a person DOES come to realize their need. But the gospel message is not about sinners making their way to…
The Power of God
Mar 26, 2015 • 22 min
In today’s broadcast, evangelist Dan Shutt takes a look at the different aspects of the power of God. There’s His creatorial power. His power to enact judgment. The tremendous power of the gospel to save souls and transform lives. But there’s also the…
Heaven, Have You Made Your Reservation?
Mar 19, 2015 • 21 min
On today’s broadcast, we’ll be considering making the necessary reservations for the most important journey we could every make – the journey into eternity. Nobody finds themselves in heaven without a prior booking. Are you prepared for that trip? Your…
The Authority of the Bible Part 2
Mar 5, 2015 • 20 min
This message continues to examine the concept of Biblical inspiration and the manner of God’s revelation to us. This He does through the solid foundation of Biblical teaching and the instrumentality of inspired writers. And the ultimate authority and…
The Authority of the Bible Part 1
Feb 26, 2015 • 26 min
The Bible has always been under attack by unbelievers down through the ages. In fact, The Word of God and the authority of Christ himself was openly questioned by skeptics long ago. The human heart hasn’t changed, and there still is a resistance to…
Sin and the Sufferings of Christ
Feb 12, 2015 • 24 min
This message will be looking at a beautiful verse in 1 Peter 3:18 which says this: “For Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that He might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit.” Here…
The Rapture, Where Did All the Christians Go? Part 2
Feb 7, 2015 • 26 min
Conditions in our world today appear to be setting the final stage for the great event known as the rapture of the church or the return of Christ. He came to this earth the first time as a man in order to die for sin - to provide salvation for fallen…
The Rapture, Where Did All the Christians Go? Part 1
Jan 29, 2015 • 26 min
The Lord Jesus Christ before He went back to heaven promised His followers that He would return again. He didn’t say WHEN, but He DID say how. The apostle Paul explains how that Christ will return from heaven and all those who have believed on Him down…
Repent and Believe
Jan 15, 2015 • 25 min
The mere knowledge of the Gospel message is not salvation. The Lord Jesus Christ made it clear that we need to do more with the Gospel than listen and superficially agree. He said that we need to repent – to change our minds about ourselves and about…