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4 Approaches to a Problem

Four Approaches
Randy Murphy of CTO Ministries takes us through the four ways we can approach difficult people and difficult circumstances. (Part 1: Introduction)

Facing Emotional Pain

The Story of God

The Gospel involves a much bigger story than just how to get to Heaven and avoid going to Hell. The Gospel tells the Story of God through Creation, the Fall, Redemption and ultimately Restoration. George Robinson shows how these four areas Are foundational to your world view.

The Root Cause of Sin

Root Cause of Sin: Unbelief and Pride

Randy Murphy of CTO Ministries takes us through the problem of unbelief. He explains that outward sin is not the issue: at the heart of all disobedience is pride and unbelief. (Part 1: Introduction; Part 2: A-Understanding Pride and Rebellion, A-7; Intro to Controllers,Intro-4)

Positional/Fellowship Relationship

Positional vs Fellowship Relationship

Although our position in Christ is secure forever, our sin can affect the experience of our fellowship with Christ. As a believer, God is no longer our judge, but our Father. As his child when we sin against our Father, we can renew that fellowship through confession and repentance. (Part 1: Forgiving Others, B-6)

Building the Relationship Wall

Building the Relationship Wall

Hurtful things that happen in a relationship are like bricks being placed on a wall Over time, a double-sided wall is built that can destroy the relationship. if not dealt with biblically. Randy Murphy, of CTO Ministries, shares how that wall gets built.

1-2-3-4-5 Memory Outline (Get a Grip)

Get A Grip – The 1-2-3-4-5 Memory Outline

What do you do when something has happened or someone does or says something that is hurtful and you do not know how to respond in the moment? Randy Murphy of Called to Obedience Ministries shares a simple tool to help you “get a grip” in the middle of the battle. (Part 1: Renewing Your Mind, B-7; Book 2: Dealing With Anger, G-11)

Renewing Your Mind Outline

Renewing Your Mind

What we think affects what we do and how we feel. Renewing our mind with God’s truth is key to living biblical lives. This tool, from Called To Obedience Ministries, is a short outline that helps us in catching our thoughts and submitting them to Christ. (Part 1: Renewing Your Mind, C-4)

The Battle of the Mind

The Battle of the Mind

We are in a daily battle that takes place in our mind. What we think affects what we do and how we feel. Thinking rightly about God and His truths is key to biblical behavior and biblical feelings. (Part 1: Renewing You Mind, C-10,11)

The Focus Factor

The Focus Factor

God’s forgiveness frees us from the condemnation and guilt of our sin. Satan’s desire is to keep us focused on our sin. God has provided all that is necessary so we can focus on His forgiveness and not our sin. (Part 1: Confessing Sin, D-13)

Breaking Down the Relationship Wall

Breaking Down the Relationship Wall

When I sin against someone, I put a brick on the wall. When they sin against me, they put a brick on the wall. Over time, a double-sided brick wall is built that hinders that relationship. Randy Murphy, of CTO Ministries, demonstrates how to take that wall down.

Root Cause of All Sin

Root Cause of Sin: Unbelief and Pride

Randy Murphy of CTO Ministries takes us through the problem of unbelief. He explains that outward sin is not the issue: at the heart of all disobedience is pride and unbelief. (Part 1: Introduction; Part 2: A-Understanding Pride and Rebellion, A-7; Intro to Controllers,Intro-4)

Unbiblical vs Biblical Goals

Unbiblical goals

When we are attempting to build our own kingdom, we establish goals to accomplish that end. The things that hinder us from accomplishing these goals are always seen as roadblocks. Randy Murphy from shares how our perception of these roadblocks is often a result of unbiblical goals. The key to a new perspective is to live with God’s goals. (Part 2: Pursuing Biblical Goals, D-7,8)

The Cycle of Self-Worship

The Cycle of Self-Worship

When we believe we are the king of our own kingdom, we believe we deserve life on our terms. We pursue idols to meet these demands and we will always be disappointed. See how this cycle continues and leads to either depression or despair. (Part 3: The God of the Gospel-Intro 5,7)

The Cycle of God-Worship

The Cycle of God-Worship

God’s Kingdom vs. My Kingdom

The call to follow Christ is the call to a whole new kingdom. Randy shares how we too often are living for our kingdom and expecting that Jesus joins our kingdom to make it work on our terms rather than recognizing that God has placed us in His Kingdom for His glory!

The Call to Follow Christ – Matt 4

The call to follow Christ is the call to a whole new kingdom. Randy shares how we too often are living for our kingdom and expecting that Jesus joins our kingdom to make it work on our terms rather than recognizing that God has placed us in His Kingdom for His glory!


Messages/Sermons

The Power of Forgiveness

God requires reconciliation over worship. This overview of forgiveness, confession and reconciliation is foundational to living out the gospel – the forgiven must forgive. A written copy of the CTO study “Forgiving Others” is available at ctoministries.org/about/sample studies. The concepts introduced in this message are expanding into three separate messages at ctoministries.org/media/messages.

Forgiving Others – Part 1 of 3

Confessing Sin – Part 2 of 3

Reconciling Relationships – Part 3 of 3

Beyond the Rules – Idols

Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities (Roadblocks To Our Goals)

Getting’a’True’Glimpse’of’God'(Isaiah’6)

Overcoming’Temptation'(Jms 1:13?27)

Facing’Trials'(James’5:7?20)

Three’Mugs

The’Role’of’the’Wife’