Focal Point

Pastor Mike Fabarez

City of Lydda: Amazed by God’s Power

February 27, 2024

Many Christians are praying for godly change in our country and in our local communities. But no matter what happens in an election or in global politics, only God can change the direction of our nation, one heart at a time. Pastor Mike Fabarez teaches from Acts chapter nine about the incredible transformation at the City of Lydda.

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Need some heartwarming assurance that God is still redeeming lives for his glory? Nothing is more convincing than the stories of changed lives. Examine the compelling stories of the biblical figures who had the tremendous experience of walking and communing with God and how these encounters can move us closer to our awesome God. Be sure to request the book Men Who Met God by A.W. Tozer with your generous donation this month.

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A strong marker of a healthy family is how well they care for each other. Pastor Mike Fabarez shares practical ways the church family can support its members who are standing up for Christ in our hostile culture as we continue an in depth look at the start of the Apostle Paul’s ministry.
February 26, 2024
In our materialistic world, contentment can be an elusive goal. Sadly, many people will never find it. But it doesn’t have to be that way! It’s possible to be content, no matter what cards you’ve been dealt. Pastor Mike Fabarez reveals the biblical secret to finding joy.
February 23, 2024
What if your church was filled with people who welcomed newcomers, overlooked minor offenses, and blessed one another? Would you want to be a part of a church like that? Pastor Mike Fabarez offers the example of Barnabas to show us how we can be a better, more Christ-like church.
February 22, 2024
Christians strive each day to be more like Christ, but nobody’s perfect. And as a result, churches are filled with imperfect people! Pastor Mike Fabarez reminds you to expect imperfection, and encourages you to step up and fix misunderstandings wherever you can.
February 21, 2024
Following Christ offers invaluable rewards. But if your goal is to be popular, then Christianity may not be for you! Pastor Mike Fabarez explains why embracing Christ is incompatible with gaining the approval of men in a challenging lesson about the angry backlash Saul faced from his former friends after his conversion.
February 20, 2024
There was a time when Christian values were mainstream, but those days are quickly waning. The reality of following Christ today means embracing the conflict that comes with maintaining a biblical worldview. Pastor Mike Fabarez explains that when you align yourself with the truth, you will inevitably bump up against everything else.
February 19, 2024
The gift of salvation is free! So why do people make it sound so hard? Even Jesus said following him would require some sacrifice. Pastor Mike Fabarez explains the simple difference between justification and sanctification.
February 16, 2024
When you became a Christian, you willingly accepted a relationship with Christ and it makes sense that in order to develop your relationship with the Lord, you need to spend time with him. But how do you feel about his church? Pastor Mike Fabarez explores the blessings and conflicts that come with your connection to the church.
February 15, 2024
The conversion story of Saul offers us some clear and helpful lessons about how to understand the will of God. But the final hurdle may be the hardest step. Pastor Mike Fabarez reveals why it takes courage to follow God’s will and he urges you to let nothing stop you from obeying God.
February 14, 2024
The Bible includes remarkable stories of people who experienced God in unique ways. While receiving a dream, seeing a vision or a hearing God speak seem like compelling ways to discover God’s will, how can we know God’s direction for our lives if we don’t have one of these miraculous experiences? Pastor Mike Fabarez shares some helpful insights and practical ways to discover God’s will!
February 13, 2024
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Encounter the GREAT I AM
Need some heartwarming assurance that God is still redeeming lives for his glory? Nothing is more convincing than the stories of changed lives. Examine the compelling stories of the biblical figures who had the tremendous experience of walking and communing with God and how these encounters can move us closer to our awesome God. Be sure to request the book Men Who Met God by A.W. Tozer with your generous donation this month.

About Focal Point

Focal Point is the Bible teaching ministry of author and pastor Mike Fabarez. Focal Point explores and proclaims the depths of Scripture on its daily radio broadcast and is dedicated to clearly explaining the truth of God’s Word.

About Pastor Mike Fabarez

Mike Fabarez is the founding pastor of Compass Bible Church in South Orange County, California and has been in pastoral ministry for more than 30 years. He is committed to clearly communicating God’s word verse-by-verse and encourages his listeners to apply what they have learned to their daily lives.

Pastor Mike is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Talbot School of Theology (M.A.) and Westminster Theological Seminary in California (D.Min.).

Mike is heard on hundreds of radio programs across the country on the Focal Point radio program and has authored several books, including Raising Men Not Boys, Lifelines for Tough Times, Preaching That Changes Lives, Getting It Right, Praying for Sunday, and Why the Bible?

Mike and his wife, Carlynn, reside in Laguna Hills, California and they have three children, Matthew, John and Stephanie.

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