“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part Three)

“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part Three)

As we have been walking with David through one of his great songs, we have seen how he responded to heartache and trial, and how those circumstances drove him to his God. Today we... Read More »
“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part Two)

“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part Two)

This week we are looking together at Psalm 27, and seeing how hope and faith can be God’s instruments to strengthen us in challenging times. Yesterday we saw the light of the... Read More »

MARRIAGE ATTITUDES

Text: Ruth 2:1-23 Introduction: Once in a while I hear the expression, “It’s a marriage made in heaven.” I think what’s meant by those words is that the... Read More »
“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part One)

“Psalm 27: The Song of Hopeful Faith” (Part One)

Hope and faith are very big words—words that we need to understand. This brings us to a fascinating song of Israel, Psalm 27, which gives understanding to these powerful ideas of... Read More »
Crying Out of the Depths (Part 2)

Crying Out of the Depths (Part 2)

Naïve, uninformed faith can be dangerous. I have a friend whose older brother once assured her that an umbrella had enough lift to hold her up if she would only... Read More »
Crying Out of the Depths (Part 1)

Crying Out of the Depths (Part 1)

O God of my father Abraham, God of my father Isaac, O Lord, who said to me, “Go back to your country and your relatives,  and I will make you prosper,” I am unworthy... Read More »
“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part Three)

“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part Three)

18And he is the head of the body, the church; he is the beginning and the firstborn from among the dead, so that in everything he might have the supremacy. 19For God was pleased to... Read More »
“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part Two)

“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part Two)

12The body is a unit, though it is made up of many parts; and though all its parts are many, they form one body.  So it is with Christ… 27Now you are the body of Christ, and... Read More »
“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part One)

“Implications of Being the Body of Christ” (Part One)

Let’s look at this important and very practical truth about the church and the body of Christ, and especially see how it relates to our connections with Christ himself, but also... Read More »
When in Doubt… (Part 2)

When in Doubt… (Part 2)

The ability to listen to one’s elders is unnatural, but it’s a quality that has to be learned, and sometimes it’s learned the hard way. I think of Rehoboam,... Read More »
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