Text: Matthew 25:14-30 Parables are simple stories that illustrate spiritual truths. Our job as Christians is to study them to find those truths, while being careful not to over-interpret them and make them say things they don’t say. Who is the man traveling? I believe it is Jesus. (John 14:3) The far country? Heaven. Who... Read More
Text: Hebrews 11:1-16 Other References: Hebrews 11:27; Romans 10:17; Hebrews 12:2; Luke 18:7,8 Characteristics of Faith: 1) Faith is led by something beyond the immediately visible (v.15) Christians are strangers and pilgrims, seeking a city God has prepared for us. Above all the other differences, a foreigner is particularly different from those around him in... Read More
Luke 18 - How do you think about people who have disabilities, or who aren’t able to do things the way that you do? Exodus 22 and 23, Leviticus 25, Deuteronomy 12 and 24 - What do you think God thinks about abortion and the things that are being said by people today about children?... Read More
A second evening talk from our neighbor to the north. Freeman Miller talking about child training.
Jeremiah 17:9 - We are good at hiding our motives— even from ourselves. Isaiah 64:6 - It’s easy to look back at ancient Israel and say that about them... But what about us? So often our motives are not good either. Psalms 139:1,2 - God knows our hearts. I would like to first discuss some... Read More
Text: Ephesians 3 and 4 Are you experiencing all the blessings that God has to offer you in brotherhood? What makes the difference between a mediocre Church and an outstanding Church? It seems disrespectful almost to rate a church like we would food or other products. But what determines the success of a Church? What... Read More
Numbers 14:21 - But truly as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the Lord. Habakkuk 2:14 - For all the earth will be filled wit the knowledge of the Lord, as the water covers the sea. Genesis 6:11 - It didn’t take long for the beautiful earth that God... Read More