Sermons

Marriage 02 - Advice to the Married Christian - Audio
March 26, 2018
In this important teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie covers the one section of the Bible that he has referred to the most in marriage counseling - 1 Corinthians 7:1-16. We go verse by verse through this critical instruction. It was written primarily to married Christian, but includes teaching to the unmarried, widows, and the unequally yoked marriages. There are written and video versions of this teaching.
Marriage 02 - Advice to the Married Christian - Video
March 26, 2018
This is a verse by verse teaching on 1 Corinthians 7:1-16, Paul's powerful revelation on the marriage relationship. He also speaks to the unmarried, widows, and the unequally yoked marriages. This is the one area of Scripture where Pastor Charlie has turned to over and over again for marriage counseling.
Marriage 03 - Love Submission Respect in Marriage - Audio
April 2, 2018
This is our third video teaching on marriage. In this message we look at perhaps the greatest teaching on marriage in the Bible - Ephesians 5:22-33. The "tripod" of marriage is wives submit, husbands love, and children obey. Because marriage was in such a deplorable state at the time Paul wrote Ephesians in 60 AD, this really is a revelation from "heaven places." In the ancient world, marriage was a disaster and women...
Marriage 03 - Love Submission Respect in Marriage - Video
April 2, 2018
This is our third video teaching on marriage. In this message we look at perhaps the greatest teaching on marriage in the Bible - Ephesians 5:22-33. The "tripod" of marriage is wives submit, husbands love, and children obey. Because marriage was in such a deplorable state at the time Paul wrote Ephesians in 60 AD, this really is a revelation from "heaven places." In the ancient world, marriage was a disaster and women...
Marriage 04 - The Two Shall Be One - Audio
April 24, 2018
In this important teaching, Pastor Charlie goes back to the beginning and examines how the Creator created marriage for the creature. This is a verse by verse look at Genesis 2:18-25. Jesus and Paul quote from Genesis 2:24 as a foundational verse for married life. We also look at Mark 10:2-12, the Lord's teaching on marriage and divorce and 1 Corinthians 6 as Paul quotes from Genesis when dealing with our sexuality.
Marriage 04 - The Two Shall Be One - Video
April 25, 2018
In this fourth teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie goes to Genesis 2:18-25 to see the Creator's original plan for marriage. Genesis 2:24 is quoted repeatedly by Jesus and the apostle Paul to support the kind of marriage that God intended from the beginning. We are to leave our parents, cleave to our wives, and the two shall become one. We also teach from Mark 10 where Jesus answers questions about divorce, marriage, and adultery. 1...
Marriage 05 - Doing Good Not Evil in Marriage - Audio
April 30, 2018
In this fifth teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie covers 1 Peter 3:1-12, especially verses 8-12, and relates them to marriage. If we want to enjoy life and good days (not bad days), then we must keep our tongue from evil and lies. When we have a breakdown, disagreements, fight, or misunderstanding in our marriage, we overcome evil with good; we overcome arguments by blessing the other; we overcome the hard feelings by seeking peace and...
Marriage 05 - Doing Good Not Evil in Marriage - Video
April 30, 2018
In this fifth teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie covers 1 Peter 3:1-12 verse by verse. He first shows the submission of the wife in verses 1-6 and then how a man must relate to his wife in verse 7. In verses 8-12, Peter shows who we are supposed to relate to one another in relationships including Christian marriage. If we love life and want to see good days, we must keep our tongue from evil and do good. We overcome evil with good. We...
Marriage 06 - Marriage and 1 Corinthians 13 - Audio
May 7, 2018
In this sixth teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie looks at 1 Corinthians 13:1-8, and relates this love chapter to marriage and human relationships. Especially verses 4-7, these are some of the most convicting verses in the entire Bible on the Christian life and practice. Love is longsuffering, patient, kind, not selfish, not easily angered, not keeping track of wrongs suffered, and not jealous. Our lives and achievements will be judged...
Marriage 06 - Marriage and 1 Corinthians 13 - Video
May 7, 2018
In this sixth teaching on Christian marriage, Pastor Charlie does a verse by verse study of 1 Corinthians 13:1-8 and relates it to marriage and human relationships in general. No matter who gifted we are, no matter who great a sacrifice we make, not matter how much we give to others, we are nothing and gain nothing without agape love. Love is patient, kind, longsuffering, not rude, not jealous, not easily angered, keeps no record of wrongs,...
Marriage 07 - Marriage and the Song of Songs - Audio
May 14, 2018
In this humorous but insightful teaching on marriage from the Song of Songs, Pastor Charlie reveals the significant differences between Christian men and Christian women in marriage. By looking carefully at the words of the woman and the man in the Song of Songs, we can immediately see the profound differences between us and how God created both. The woman is unique and has a deep longing to be loved by her husband; the man is physical and...
Marriage 07 - Marriage and the Song of Songs - PowerPoint
May 14, 2018
This is the important PowerPoint file for the audio teaching above with the same name. There are a total of 24 slides in this file. It includes all the important phrases and references taken from the Song of Songs.
Marriage 07 - Marriage and the Song of Songs - Video
May 14, 2018
In this seventh teaching on marriage, Pastor Charlie covers the heart and core of the differences between Christian men and Christian women. Women want passionate love - she wants the man for herself. Men are physical - he sees all parts of the woman's body. The Song of Songs is the most powerful revelation in the Bible on the love relationship between a man and a woman in marriage. Using humorous stories, Pastor Charlie listens...
Martin Vasquez Testimony - Audio
March 10, 2020
Marty Vasquez shares his personal testimony of the life he once lived and how Jesus Christ transformed him. This message was delivered at a men's breakfast at Clovis Christian Center. Instructor: Marty Vasquez
Marty Vasquez Testimony - Video
March 8, 2020
Marty Vasquez shares his personal testimony of the life he once lived and how Jesus Christ transformed him. This message was delivered at a men's breakfast at Clovis Christian Center. Instructor: Marty Vasquez
Men Anger and Lust - Audio
December 17, 2017
In this powerful and convicting message delivered at a Teen Challenge chapel service for men, Pastor Charlie reviews men in the Bible that displayed explosive anger including Cain, Moses, Ahithophel, James, John, Jonah, and Samson. Then we cover the powerful teaching of Jesus on anger and adultery in Matthew 5:21-30. We explain how broken relationships generate a lot of anger, and our escape, in the power of the Holy Spirit, is to reconcile...
Men Praying Everywhere - Audio
October 7, 2019
In this teaching, Pastor Charlie gives the most important message a Pastor can give the men of the church - that men should be praying. This teaching gives a full explanation of 1 Timothy 2:8 - a word specifically for men. We learn about praying along, praying with our wife, praying with our family, and praying with our children. The video file is also available here.
Men Praying Everywhere - Video
October 7, 2019
In this teaching, Pastor Charlie gives the most important message a Pastor can give the men of the church - that men should be praying. This teaching gives a full explanation of 1 Timothy 2:8 - a word specifically for men. We learn about praying along, praying with our wife, praying with our family, and praying with our children. The audio file is also available here.
Mercy of God Series of Messages
May 8, 2017
These are 4 audio teachings on the mercy of God and their associated PowerPoint files.
Missions Series of Messages
May 9, 2017
These two audio messages were given at a missions conference encouraging church leaders and Pastors to be totally involved in world missions.