1/14/21

Good morning! Text: Reflection Day Every bit of Scripture has meaning for us.  Embedded within the powerful story of God establishing the tribe of …

1/12/21

Good morning! Text: Genesis 30-32; Psalm 11 After Jacob’s years in Paddan Aram serving his father-in-law Laban, Jacob packs up the wives, kids and …

1/11/21

Good morning! Text:  Genesis 27-29; Psalm 10. These stories in Genesis are astonishing.  There is a curious theme in these chapters, reminiscent of jokes about …

1/7/21

Good morning! Text:  Genesis 18-20; Psalm 7 The destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah are stark statements of God’s wrath upon wickedness. The truth …

1/6/21

Good morning! Text:  Genesis 15-17; Psalm 6 In Genesis 16 we read the story of Hagar, the servant of Abraham and Sarah.  She bears a child …

1/5/21

Good morning! Text:  Genesis 12-14; Psalm 5 In today’s Genesis text we begin the story of Abraham.  The first step out of the box is the account of God’s initial …

1/2/21

Good morning! Text:  Genesis 3-4; Psalm 2 It is painful to read about the Fall of humankind in Genesis 3.  Against the backdrop of Satan’s craft, the deception, the rebellion, and …

2/1/21

Good morning! Text:  Exodus 15-17; Proverbs 1 The very first of the Laws given to Moses in the desert is actually given before the ten written on stone tablets …

12/6/20

Good morning! Text:  Zechariah 3-6;  Song of Solomon 6 I recently heard a speaker point out that in various places in Scripture the Lord asks prophets being …

12/4/20

Good morning! Text: Revelation 5;  Joel 1-2 Revelation 5 is rich with images of the goings on in heaven – the majesty and the worship and the praise for …

12/2/20

Good morning! Text: Revelation 3;  Job 39-40 The seven letters to the seven churches in Revelation 2-3 are remarkable.  In the letter to the church at Philadelphia (the ancient city in Asia Minor), …