Istrouma Baptist Church Podcast (coach)

Dwayne Pitre delivers the final installment of Coach!

Direct download: IBC_20140831.mp3
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Coach: Week 10, August 24, 2014


“Living in the Last Days"

2 Timothy 3:1-17

Key verses:  All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work (2 Tm, 3: 16-17).

1.  Difficult period

a.  Last days are here

b.  Last days are hard

2.  Disobedient people

a.  Their description

b.  Their destiny

3.  Dependable principles

a.  Wisdom for salvation

b.  Wisdom for service

Direct download: IBC_20140824.mp3
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Coach:  Week 9,  August 17, 2014


“The Great Race of Mercy"

2 Timothy 2:1-7

Key verses:  You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus, and what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also  (2 Tm, 2: 1-2).

1.  Be dedicated like a soldier

a.  Show endurance

b.  Shun entanglements

2.  Be disciplined like an athlete

a.  Compete like an athlete

b.  Comply like an athlete

3.  Be diligent like a farmer

a.  Sweat for the harvest

b.  Share in the harvest

Direct download: IBC_20140817.mp3
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Coach:  Week 8, August 10, 2014


Passing the Baton"

2 Timothy 1:1-16

Key verses:  “I am reminded of your sincere faith, a faith that dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice and now, I am sure, dwells in you as well. For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you trough the laying on of my hand, for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control”  (2 Tm, 1:5-7).

1.  Start strongly

a.  Growing faith

b.  Growing flame

2.  Share sufferings
a.  An encouragement regarding suffering

b.  An example of suffering

3.  Show stamina

a.  Some fall away

b.  Some finish well
Direct download: IBC_20140810.mp3
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Coach:  Week 7, August 3, 2014


God’s Gameplan"

1 Timothy 6:11-12

1.  FLEE

a.  From desires for riches
b.  From desires that ruin

a.  New orientation
b.  New objectives

a.  For the life that the Lord gives
b.  For the Lord that gives life

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Coach:  Week 6, July 27, 2014


We Are Family!

1 Timothy 5


Key Verses: Do not rebuke an older man but encourage him as you would a father, younger men as brothers, older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity.  Honor widows who are truly widows. . . .  Let the elders who rule well be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in preaching and teaching (1 Timothy 5:1-3, and 17).


1.     Fathers

2.     Brothers

3.     Mothers

4.     Sisters

5.     Others

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Coach:  Week 5, July 20, 2014



1 Timothy 4:1-16


Key Verses: Have nothing to do with irreverent, silly myths. Rather train yourself for godliness; for while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come. The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance. For to this end we toil and strive, because we have our hope set on the living God, who is the Savior of all people, especially of those who believe (1 Timothy 4:7-10).



1.    The steps to being crossfit

a.    Reject error

b.    Receive truth

2.    The stakes for being crossfit

a.    Everyday life

b.    Eternal life

3.    The spread of being crossfit

a.    Exemplify your message

b.    Exercise your giftedness

Direct download: IBC_20140720.mp3
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Coach:  Week 4,  July 23, 2014


Lessons on Leadership"

1 Timothy 3:1-16

Key verses:  "The saying is trustworthy:  If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. Therefore an overseer must be above reproach..." (1 Tim. 3:1-2a).

1.  Leadership roles

2.  Leadership requirements

a.  Aspiration

b.  Qualifications 

i.  Personal traits

ii. Parental traits

iii.  Practical traits

3.  Leadership rewards

4.  Leadership responsibility

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Coach:  Week 3, July 6, 2014


“Play Your Position"
1 Timothy 2:8-15

1.  Primary duty

a.  Guys--Lead

b.  Girls—Learn

2.  Proper demeanor

a.  Guys—Be clean

b.  Girls— Be considerate

3.  Promised deliverance

a.  We are delivered from our sin

b.  We are delivered by our Savior
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Coach:  Week 2, June 29, 2014


“The First Play"
1 Timothy 2:1-7

Key Verse:  First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people (1 Timothy 2:1).

1.  All people always need Jesue (vv. 1-2)

2.  God always desires all people to be saved.  (vv. 3-6)

3.  The gospel should always be proclaimed.  (v. 7)
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