The Lord is Fighting for Israel

September 17, 2023
Does the Lord take our side, or do we take sides with God?
How wide a range of thought, belief, speech and practice do you expect within a Christian congregation in general, and this congregation specifically?

Gawker Delay

September 3, 2023
12 He said, ‘I will be with you; and this shall be the sign for you that it is I who sent you: when you have brought the people out…

A Steady Heart

August 27, 2023
We must be intentional disciples of Jesus. We must set our minds on God’s Word, divine things as Jesus taught, or things of the Spirit as Paul taught.To confess Jesus…

Are the Crumbs Enough?

August 20, 2023
Yes, Lord, yet even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters’ table. Matthew 15.27

Esau Chokes on Some Stew

August 13, 2023
But as for what was sown on good soil, this is the one who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and yields, in one case a…

Romans: God’s Story

August 6, 2023
So Jacob called the place Peniel, saying, ‘For I have seen God face to face, and yet my life is preserved.’ Genesis 32.30 …to them belong the patriarchs, and from…

Romans: Questions!

July 30, 2023
‘Why then have you deceived me?’ Genesis 29.25 If God is for us, who can be against us? Romans 8.37 He put before them another parable: ‘The kingdom of the…

Romans: Theodicy

July 23, 2023
Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it! Genesis 28.16 Where can I go from your spirit? Or where can I flee from your presence? Psalm…

Romans: Flesh vs. Spirit

July 16, 2023
…the just requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit. Romans 8.4 Other seeds fell among thorns,…