A Reflection on Trouble, Part 3 Romans 1:18 (ESV) 18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth. Hello, again! Welcome to part three in our reflection series on trouble and suffering. In the last two parts (part one and … Read moreReflections: Romans 1:18
A Reflection on Trouble, Part 2 Hebrews 12:5-7 (ESV) 5 And have you forgotten the exhortation that addresses you as sons? “My son, do not regard lightly the discipline of the Lord, nor be weary when reproved by him. 6 For the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and chastises every son whom he receives.” … Read moreReflections: Hebrews 12:5-7
A Reflection on Trouble, Part 1 2 Corinthians 6:4-10 (ESV) but as servants of God we commend ourselves in every way: by great endurance, in afflictions, hardships, calamities, beatings, imprisonments, riots, labors, sleepless nights, hunger; by purity, knowledge, patience, kindness, the Holy Spirit, genuine love; by truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of righteousness … Read moreReflections: 2 Corinthians 6:4-10
The Right Focus 1 Timothy 1:3-4 (ESV) As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons not to teach any different doctrine, nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the stewardship from God that is by faith. … Read moreReflections: 1 Timothy 1:3-4
This Sunday we focused on Genesis 4:1-16 and examined the difference between the sacrifice of Cain and Able as well as what sacrifice looks like today in the life of the Christian. Listen to the whole sermon here.
When Struggle Ends Romans 16:20 (ESV) 20 The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. Here is a promise that a person can get behind! One of the greatest promises in all of Scripture…wait…the greatest promise is that God wins in the end. The enemy loses the battle and we who confess … Read moreReflections: Romans 16:20
Just the Facts, Ma’am Romans 14:1 (HCSB) 1 Accept anyone who is weak in faith, but don’t argue about doubtful issues. In everything in life there are certain things that are simply non-negotiable. To play hockey you must know how to ice skate, to be a doctor you have to know about biology, to work … Read moreReflections: Romans 14:1