Thoughts on Giving (1) (2 Corinthians 8:1-15)

Title: Thoughts on Giving (1)Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-15 Message: Paul writes, “As you abound in everything – in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all due diligence, and in your love for us – see that you abound in this grace also.”...

Put Away The Measuring Stick! (Proverbs 3:1-35 ESV)

Title: Put Away The Measuring Stick!Scripture: Proverbs 3:1-35 ESV Message: Before the Passover meal, all the disciples forgot to wash Jesus’ feet.  Bad performance! And after Jesus explained how the bread and wine symbolized His upcoming crucifixion, they...

Speak Positively (2)(Job 9:1-35)

Title: Speak Positively (2)Scripture: Job 9:1-35 Message:  Let’s begin by acknowledging that sometimes life is hard.  And some of us have it harder than others.  That’s why the Bible says there is “a time to cry and a time to laugh” (Ecclesiastes 3:4 NLT). But what if...

Be A Father To Your Children (Joshua 24:1-28 NKJV)

Title: Be A Father To Your ChildrenScripture: Joshua 24:1-28 NKJV Message: The beloved radio commentator, Paul Harvey, wrote: “At a time when being a buddy to one’s son is so popular, I am going to stay a Father… if a gap exists between my sons and daughters and...

Build Others Up (1) (Ephesians 4:29 MSG)

Title: Build Others Up (1)Scripture: “Say only what helps” (Ephesians 4:29 MSG) Message: The apostle Paul writes, “Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them” (Ephesians 4:29 NLT).  Eugene Peterson...