September 29, 2019: Promises, Promises

September 29, 2019: Promises, Promises

Today, we’re diving back into the Old Testament to take a look at one particular section of the book of Jeremiah. There’s one specific verse in here that gets quoted all. the. time., so we’re going to look at it in its original context. To make a very long story very...
September 22, 2019: One Lord

September 22, 2019: One Lord

Our Scripture reading for today is from 1st Timothy – often called one of the ‘pastoral letters’ in the New Testament, where Paul is giving his young friend advice about his ministry. This reading is usually divided into two separate sections, but I think it’s much...
September 8, 2019 – Whose Kingdom?

September 8, 2019 – Whose Kingdom?

In the world of ancient Israel, nearly everyone was polytheistic – which means they believed in many gods, even if they only worshipped one. This includes the ancient Israelites. This is important to remember whenever we read the Old Testament, because any time there...
September 1, 2019: Protest

September 1, 2019: Protest

Today, we’re going to hear from two separate psalms – first, psalm 23, and then we’ll back up to hear from psalm 22. Psalm 23:The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.    He makes me lie down in green pastures;he leads me beside still waters;    he restores my...