7/11/18

Good morning! Text:  1 Chronicles 5-8; Ecclesiastes 10 Ecclesiastes is “wisdom literature,” and contains the words of Solomon as he considers the life he …

7/9/18

Good morning! Text:  Amos 7-9; Ecclesiastes 8 The prophet Amos has sharp words for Israel.  God’s wrath is coming on account of the sin …

7/7/18

Good morning! Today is a reflection day. I recently read a study that suggests that the area we live in is surrounded by the most “post-Christian” …

7/6/18

Good morning! Text:  Amos 1-3; Ecclesiastes 6 The prophet Amos brings words of warning to God’s people whom He loves, writing to Israel about …

7/5/18

Good morning! Text: Luke 22-24; Ecclesiastes 5 It is always gripping to read one of the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ death and resurrection.  The love, …

7/4/18

Good morning! Text: Luke 19-21; Ecclesiastes 4 Each of the Gospels contain a verse that scholars point to as the key to that Gospel author’s …

7/2/18

Good morning! Text:  Luke 13-15; Ecclesiastes 2 Jesus’ teaching in Luke is provocative.  In today’s passages, He seems to be always in the challenging mode – healing on the Sabbath, …

6/28/18

Good morning! Text:  Luke 7-9; Psalm 94 In Luke 9 we encounter the familiar story of Jesus feeding the five thousand by his miraculous multiplication …

6/24/18

Good morning! Text:  2 Kings 19-21; Psalm 90 Toward the end of King Hezekiah’s life, he shows envoys from Babylon the temple treasure.  Alarmed, …

6/23/18

Good morning! Text: 2 Kings 15-18; Psalm 89:19-52 The Word of God can speak to us in surprising ways.  In the midst of the narrative of the kings of Judah and …

6/11/18

Good morning! Text: 1 Kings 10-12; Psalm 80 After Solomon’s downfall (all those women and their foreign gods!), the Lord sets in motion His plan …

6/9/18

Good morning! Text: 1 Kings 4-7; Psalm 78:40-72 Solomon had the wonderful privilege to preside over the building of the first temple.  Inside the temple, two great angels …

6/7/18

Good morning! Today is a reflection day. Colossians 4:2-3 speak these words to us: Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. …