Where I learned to accept all help…
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.” 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?” And AbramContinue reading “Sunday Scriptures – Infinity”
It’s not just the Gates Foundation, folks!
Every priest is appointed to offer both gifts and sacrifices, and so it was necessary for this one also to have something to offer. If he were on earth, he would not be a priest, for there are already men who offer the gifts prescribed by the law. They serve at a sanctuary that isContinue reading “Sunday Scriptures – Pattern”
The preacher said: Forgiveness is not a feeling. What an amazing statement. How often we get hung up, seemingly crippled about forgiveness, thinking we cannot do it because we do not feel it! And how liberating to realize it is not a feeling! No, forgiveness is a command. We must forgive, just as we mustContinue reading “Overheard: Forgive!”
Why on earth did Jesus return to earth after we killed Him?!
Recently our church studied the Book of Acts. We saw early Christians respond with courage to severe persecution. We saw miracles were normal for the early church. We might say such strong faith is something we long to see in our church. But do we really? We sing, “Revive us again,” and “Mercy drops round us areContinue reading “Overheard: At the Foot of Mt. Sinai”