Sermons

Galatians Series of Messages
May 10, 2017
We are currently (May-July 2017) teaching verse by verse through the great book of Galatians. There will be a total of 13 audio teachings available when the messages are all finished. The four teachings below cover Galatians 1:1-2:21.
Garbage In Garbage Out - Audio
June 28, 2020
This audio teaching is by Pastor Rick Avila on the subject of Garbage In Garbage Out. We need to guard our heart and thoughts in these perilous times so that we don't feed on negative and evil things. The video teaching for this message is available here. Teacher: Pastor Rick Avila.
Garbage In Garbage Out - Video
June 28, 2020
This video teaching is by Pastor Rick Avila on the subject of Garbage In Garbage Out. It includes a praise and worship time at the beginning with our worship team, some announcements by Pastor Charlie, and the sermon by Pastor Rick. We need to guard our heart and thoughts in these perilous times so that we don't feed on negative and evil things. The audio teaching is available here. Teacher: Pastor Rick Avila.
Gentleness - The Great Power of Gentleness - Audio
May 4, 2017
Proverbs teaches us that a "gentle tongue" can "break a bone," or break down resistance. It also says that a "gentle answer turns away anger." Sharing humorous personal stories of his struggle with gentleness, Pastor Charlie teaches us about the ultimate model of manhood - the Lord Jesus Christ. He was gentle and lowly in heart. Going through scripture after scripture, he shows how prevalent it is in the Bible,...
Gentleness- The Great Power Of Gentleness - PowerPoint
May 4, 2017
This is the PowerPoint file for the audio teaching above with the same name. It includes 14 slides with all of the Scripture references and quotes used in the teaching on gentleness.
Go to the Nations - Audio
May 28, 2019
In this important teaching, Pastor Charlie first describes the very negatives world situations especially regarding gay marriage. Country after country is succumbing to the avalanche of the LGBTQ agenda. It is a perverse and lawless agenda. Matthew 13 says to leave these "tares" or "weeds" alone until the end of the age. They will be burned in the fire. Then, on a positive note, we are exhorted in verse after verse to...
Go to the Nations - House of Prayer - Audio
June 4, 2019
If any church, ministry, or individual are going to go to nations and preach the gospel, they will need a solid, powerful prayer life. Prayer is the priority. It is the most important ministry in the church. It precedes all other ministry work. Many Christians want revival but they are unwilling to pay the price. In this important teaching, we go to Mark 11 and read three critical things Jesus said about prayer. The church is to be...
Go to the Nations - House of Prayer - Video
June 4, 2019
If any church, ministry, or individual are going to go to nations and preach the gospel, they will need a solid, powerful prayer life. Prayer is the priority. It is the most important ministry in the church. It precedes all other ministry work. Many Christians want revival but they are unwilling to pay the price. In this important teaching, we go to Mark 11 and read three critical things Jesus said about prayer. The church is to be...
Go to the Nations - Serving the Purpose of the Lord - Audio
June 12, 2019
In this powerful and fiery sermon preached by Dr. Markos Zemede, President of Horn of Africa Ministries, Dr. Zemede exhorts believers to forsake their little dreams and purposes and join the dream and purpose of God. The highest honor is to fulfill the purpose of God in our generation. David did. Jesus did everything God wanted Him to do. Then sharing one incredible testimony after another of how God is moving in North Africa and Ethiopia,...
Go to the Nations - Serving the Purpose of the Lord - Video
June 12, 2019
In this powerful and fiery sermon preached by Dr. Markos Zemede, President of Horn of Africa Ministries, Dr. Zemede exhorts believers to forsake their little dreams and purposes and join the dream and purpose of God. The highest honor is to fulfill the purpose of God in our generation. David did. Jesus did everything God wanted Him to do. Then sharing one incredible testimony after another of how God is moving in North Africa and Ethiopia,...
Go to the Nations - Video
May 28, 2019
In this important teaching, Pastor Charlie first describes the very negatives world situations especially regarding gay marriage. Country after country is succumbing to the avalanche of the LGBTQ agenda. It is a perverse and lawless agenda. Matthew 13 says to leave these "tares" or "weeds" alone until the end of the age. They will be burned in the fire. Then, on a positive note, we are exhorted in verse after verse to "go to the nations"...
Go to the Nations - Your Health and Diseases - Audio
June 25, 2019
In the last days, Jesus said there would be wars, earthquakes, famines, and deception. He also said there would be DISEASES. Today, many, many Christians are battling sicknesses and diseases. Pastor Charlie challenges believers to take their health seriously. We only have one body. We can't trade it in for a new one. Sleep is critical. Eating and drinking healthy is vital. We need healthy bodies to do the work of the Lord. Moses...
Go to the Nations - Your Health and Diseases - Video
June 25, 2019
In the last days, Jesus said there would be wars, earthquakes, famines, and deception. He also said there would be DISEASES. Today, many, many Christians are battling sicknesses and diseases. Pastor Charlie challenges believers to take their health seriously. We only have one body. We can't trade it in for a new one. Sleep is critical. Eating and drinking healthy is vital. We need healthy bodies to do the work of the Lord. Moses...
God Gives His People Peace
August 23, 2020
In this video, we have a time of praise and worship, a word of encouragement from Mike Martin, sermon by Pastor Charlie on God giving His people peace, and announcements for the church. We look at verses like Psalm 29:11, 2 Thessalonians 3:16, John 16:31-33, John 14:1, John 14:27, and Colossians 3:15 as we examine God giving believers His peace. For the audio version of the message is available here. Teacher: Pastor Charlie Avila.
God Gives His People Peace - Audio
August 23, 2020
In this audio teaching, we look at verses like Psalm 29:11, 2 Thessalonians 3:16, John 16:31-33, John 14:1, John 14:27, and Colossians 3:15 as we examine God giving believers His peace. For the audio version of the message and other videos, visit our website at teacherofthebible.com. Teacher: Pastor Charlie Avila.
God Is For Us
May 8, 2017
This is a verse-by-verse audio teaching of Romans 8:31-39. Pastor Charlie gives a summary of Romans 5-8 and shows how aggressive God's grace is towards His people. We are free from sin, free from law, alive in the Spirit, adopted by God, heirs of Christ, awaiting the redemption of our bodies, predestined, called, justified, and glorified. God has given us His Son, and this is the foundation for us receiving anything from God. We are more...
God is Light Love and Life - Teen Video
May 24, 2020
This video is for the teen ministry at Clovis Christian Center in Fresno, California. It is a great teaching on 1 John specifically for teens. Teachers: Chuck & Roberta Parks.
God is Not Tolerant
February 14, 2020
Pastor Rick starts with the passage Matthew 7:13-14 which speaks about entering by the narrow gate. In his message he uses scripture to point out that the God of the Bible is not tolerant of sin. People today are very tolerant on many issues the Word of God addresses clearly as wrong. These issues include: divorce, alcohol, delinquency, sexual immorality, crime and the likes. Pastor Rick show the intolerance of God regarding sin. He feels this...
God Loves a Cheerful Giver - Audio
February 5, 2019
This is a verse by verse study of 2 Corinthians 9:6-15. Proverbs 11:24-26 teaches us that it is people who sow that increase, and a generous soul will be made rich. Many Christians think that if they give to the Lord they will have less and less. The exact opposite is true. Those who withhold come to poverty. Paul told we are go give to God as we purpose in our heart and not grudgingly or out of necessity. God loves cheerful givers! As...
God Loves a Cheerful Giver - Video
February 5, 2019
This is a verse by verse study of 2 Corinthians 9:6-15. Proverbs 11:24-26 teaches us that it is people who sow that increase, and a generous soul will be made rich. Many Christians think that if they give to the Lord they will have less and less. The exact opposite is true. Those who withhold come to poverty. Paul told we are go give to God as we purpose in our heart and not grudgingly or out of necessity. God loves cheerful givers! As...