Shawn Stone is the executive pastor at Maranatha Chapel. He shares the Bible with inspirational and encouraging passion while breaking down the Bible's complexities into something everyone can understand. Use the dropdown menu to browse all of Shawn's series.
Shawn Stone - January 21, 2015 - I John 2:12-14
This book is about assurance and confidence. Christians are people who know that their sins are forgiven. Christians are people who know the way in which their sins are overcome. Christians are people who know Jesus and the Father.
Shawn Stone, February 4, 2015, I John 2:18-27
You've to know there is a fight. You've got to know which fight to pick. You've got to know how to win the fight. The Holy Spirit takes the Truth and melts it into our hearts. Jesus is the Truth. The right fight, at the right time for the right reas...
The Attitude Towards Sin that Gives Assurance with God, February 25, 2015
Shawn Stone - February 25, 2015 - I John 3:1-10
Do you know that God loves you? Your actions reveal what you believe. Things to watch for:
Believing without repentance. Being casual about sin or openly embracing sin. Praying a sinner's prayer but never demonstrating change. When you become ...
Keep Yourselves From Idols / 1 John, April 15, 2015
Shawn Stone - April 15, 2015 - I John 5:21
If we are in any shape or form NOT walking in the light, there are probably idols in our lives. How to identify the idols in our lives: What do you worry about the most? How do you cope with life? How do you guard yourself from idols?
Shawn Stone - March 13, 2015 - I John 3:24-4:6
Not everything spiritual is from God. Satan twists and perverts what God has created. Satan uses the miraculous to deceive. A true work of the Spirit makes it all about Jesus. A true work of the Spirit results in love for God and others. Does it li...
Shawn Stone - March 18, 2015 - I John 4:7-21
The church, the body of Chrsit, has the capacity to demonstrate the love of God to the world." Perfect love" describes God's love. Where do you find perfect love? Beloved, God is love. It is inconceivable that you could encounter the power of perfect...