Blog Posts

Here is our King

Luke 23: 35-43 35 The people stood watching, and the rulers even sneered at him. They said, “He saved others; let him save himself if he is the Christ of God, the Chosen One.” 36 The soldiers also came up and mocked him. They offered him wine vinegar 37 and said, “If you are the king of the Jews, save […]

Enter Through the Narrow Door

Luke 13: 22-30 When a fellow Christian dies, we struggle for words of comfort.  We look into the tear soaked eyes of someone we care about and want to say something that helps them in their grief.  Often I hear people try to console one another with these words. He or she is in a better place. We know that’s […]

Faith Looks Past the Doubts and Fears

Genesis 15: 1-6 1 After this, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision: “Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.” 2 But Abram said, “O Sovereign LORD, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?”  3 And […]

Watch out, dear Christian

Luke 12: 13-21 13 Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” 14 Jesus replied, “Man, who appointed me a judge or an arbiter between you?”  15 Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man’s life does not consist in the […]

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Luke 11: 1-13 Years ago, I had the privilege of serving a dear lady as her pastor.  Her name was Norma.  Norma loved to come to worship.  She loved to come to Bible class. She loved our little church. Norma had a problem though.  You couldn’t miss it if you looked at her hands. They were twisted all out of […]