September 21, 2022

Subject: Intelligence Golden text: Psalm 25:4 Show me how you work, God; School me in your ways. (The Message, copyright by Eugene Peterson) John 7:1-19 Jesus was going about his business in Galilee. He didn’t want to travel in Judea because the Jews there were looking for a chance to kill him. It was nearContinue reading “September 21, 2022”

September 14, 2022

Subject: Ego Golden text: I Peter 2:11 The Message, copyright by Eugene Peterson Friends, this world is not your home, so don’t make yourselves cozy in it. Don’t indulge your ego at the expense of your soul. Isaiah 2:11-17 People with a big head are headed for a fall, pretentious egos brought down a peg.Continue reading “September 14, 2022”

September 7, 2022

Subject: Joy Golden text: John 16:24, NIV, copyright by Biblica Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you will receive, and your joy will be complete. Genesis 31:1-3, 17-18, 22-29, 36, 43-44, 53-55 Jacob heard that Laban’s sons were saying, “Jacob has taken everything our father owned and hasContinue reading “September 7, 2022”

August 31, 2022

Subject: Loving Our Neighbors    ESV, copyright Crossway Bibles Golden text: Luke 14:12-14 [Jesus] said also to the man who had invited him, “When you give a dinner or a banquet, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, lest they also invite you in return and you be repaid.Continue reading “August 31, 2022”

August 17, 2022

Subject: Truth Golden text: Jeremiah 29:11, ESV copyright by Crossway Bibles For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. Genesis 19:1-3, 15-17, 24-26  The two angels came to Sodom in the evening, and Lot was sittingContinue reading “August 17, 2022”

August 10, 2022

Click here for audio version Subject: Wisdom Golden text: Proverbs 10:23, The Message, copyright Eugene Peterson An empty-head thinks mischief is fun, but a mindful person relishes wisdom. Romans 11:2, 13-14, 16-24 God has been too long involved with Israel, has too much invested, to simply wash his hands of them. 13-14 But I don’t wantContinue reading “August 10, 2022”

August 3, 2022

Subject: Soul and body Golden text: Genesis 1:14-15, ESV, copyright by Crossway Bibles And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years, 15 and let them be lights in the expanseContinue reading “August 3, 2022”

July 27, 2022

Subject: Self-correcting religion Golden text: Job 5:17, ESV, copyright  Crossway Bibles Behold, blessed is the one whom God reproves; therefore despise not the discipline of the Almighty. Isaiah 1:1-3, 16-20 Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth;    for the Lord has spoken:“Children have I reared and brought up,    but they have rebelled against me.3 The ox knows itsContinue reading “July 27, 2022”

July 20, 2022

 Subject: Adam and Eve Golden text: Mark 10: 29-30, ESV, copyright by Crossway Bibles  Jesus said, “Truly, I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or lands, for my sake and for the gospel, 30 who will not receive a hundredfold nowContinue reading “July 20, 2022”

July 13, 2022

Subject: Judgement/Principle Golden text: Luke 21:14-15 ESV, copyright by Crossway Bibles Settle it therefore in your minds not to meditate beforehand how to answer, 15 for I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which none of your adversaries will be able to withstand or contradict. Exodus 5:1-2, 6-7, 12-14, 22-23 Moses and Aaron went andContinue reading “July 13, 2022”