GOD IS RIGHT ON TIME

Texts: Genesis 41:1; Acts 8:26-39; Esther 6:1-3 Introduction: James Montgomery Boice was not only the pastor of Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, but also a prolific author... Read More »
Take Your Burdens to the Lord

Take Your Burdens to the Lord

This is what the Lord says: “Be careful not to carry a load on the Sabbath day or bring it through the gates of Jerusalem. Do not bring a load out of your houses or do any work... 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 »

SOARING LIKE EAGLES

Text: Isaiah 40 Introduction: Several weeks ago, Gloria and I were in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, to visit our daughters and their families. While there I had lunch with my friend Rick, who is... Read More »

A New Song

Most people are interested in news, but only if it’s fresh. We read today’s newspaper, not yesterday’s. Ratings for news programs would drop out of sight if they... Read More »
God of the Coming Years

God of the Coming Years

God of the coming years, through paths unknown We follow Thee . . . —Hugh T. Kerr Scripture: Hebrews 11:8 When Abraham was seventy–five years of age, God called him from... Read More »
Bel Bows Down

Bel Bows Down

Bel bows down, Nebo stoops; [1] Their idols were on the beasts and on the cattle. Your carriages were heavily loaded, A burden to the weary beast. They stoop, they bow down... Read More »
“Songs of Messiah—The Shepherd” (Part 1)

“Songs of Messiah—The Shepherd” (Part 1)

We now move into the second of three weeks where we are examining the trilogy of messianic psalms found in the Hebrew hymnal—the book of Psalms. Last week we considered Psalm... Read More »

When You Feel Like Running Away

Text: Psalm 55   Introduction: All of us have had seasons when we longed to escape from the pressures in our ministry. We are in good company. Jeremiah wrote, “Oh that I... Read More »
“Remembering… And Being Remembered” (Part 3)

“Remembering… And Being Remembered” (Part 3)

This week, we are considering three places in the Bible where God remembers and we are  seeing the implications of that remembering. We started Monday with the Lord’s... Read More »
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