Growing Up Together

Date: July 19, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 8:12-25, Matthew 13:24-33 |

The kingdom of heaven is like... well, all sorts of things. In today's gospel lesson, Jesus teaches about the kingdom by using parables, short illustrative stories that make a point. He says the kingdom of
By |2020-07-19T21:42:19-04:00July 19th, 2020|

Long Time Coming

Date: June 14, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 5:1-11, Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7 |

Waiting is one skill that seems to be a requirement for those who put their faith in the Lord. In our service we hear some of the story of Sarah and Abraham, who had grown
By |2020-06-14T20:58:28-04:00June 14th, 2020|

All Kinds of Evil

Date: September 29, 2019

Bible Text: 1 Timothy 6:6-19, Luke 16:19-31 |

It can be really annoying sometimes when a friend or family member comes to you and tells you, with love, about some of your character flaws and defects. You know they're right, but you hate
By |2019-10-02T01:52:23-04:00October 2nd, 2019|

By All Means

Date: September 22, 2019

Bible Text: Amos 8:4-7, Luke 16:1-13 |

In our scriptures for today we have the prophet Amos taking some blatant cheaters to task for taking advantage of the poor, which is absolutely in violation of God's revealed will and commandments. Then Jesus
By |2019-09-22T14:35:21-04:00September 22nd, 2019|

Going Dutch

Date: September 1, 2019

Bible Text: Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16, Luke 14:1, 7-14 |

Jesus must have been a heck of a dinner guest. In this week's gospel lesson we read that he was dining with some Pharisees and just can't resist giving them a lesson in ettiquette, God-style.
By |2019-09-03T13:46:03-04:00September 3rd, 2019|

Storage Space

Date: August 11, 2019

Bible Text: Colossians 3:1-11, Luke 12:13-21 |

As the summer rolls on, you may be getting some nice produce from your garden or from your neighbors' gardens. Maybe strangers are leaving piles of zucchini on your doorstep at night as they try
By |2019-08-13T16:55:21-04:00August 13th, 2019|

Risen Indeed! So What?

Date: April 28, 2019

Bible Text: John 20:19-31, Acts 5:27-41 |

It's the Sunday after Easter, and the crowds have ebbed away. Why? As exciting and important as the Resurrection of Christ is, for many people there just isn't a connection between it and their own
By |2019-04-28T14:05:29-04:00April 28th, 2019|