Matthew 22 We have been looking at some of Jesus’s Parables recently in church. Here is a look at The Parable of the Wedding Feast from Matthew 22. Hope you enjoy. I may add more later this week.
Mark 16:1-8 Growing up I was blessed as many people were with Paul Harvey’s “The Rest of the Story”. We enjoyed the way he put a story together to draw you in, and then when you were hooked he could reveal some great treasure, in the rest of the story. The book of Mark,Continue reading “The Rest of the Story”
The book of Ruth In the book of Ruth we have a beautiful story of love and devotion. A mother has been forced from her home, and must live in a foreign land. After her husband and sons die, she decides to go home. She encourages her young daughter-in-law’s to go back home and marryContinue reading “Home For The Outsiders”
1 Corinthians 15:1-8 Paul was very concerned that the Corinthians never forget the foundation of their faith. That foundation was the Gospel (Good News) of Jesus Christ. Paul gives the synopsis of the Gospel in these verses, near the end of his first letter to the Corinthians. The Good News of Jesus Christ, as weContinue reading “Our Foundation is Good News”
Luke 2:10-14 “Good News of Great Joy” (Luke 2:10) Many people in the Christian Community use a terms that those out side of the Christian Tradition don’t always understand. One of those terms comes up in the Christmas and Advent season, and that word is Gospel. We don’t always realize that it is their, butContinue reading “Good News From Heaven”
Since the beginning of time besides farming the “oldest profession” has always been prostitution in some form, or at least that’s how the old joke goes. However, it is no joking matter. Even in our world today it remains a prominent business, and unfortunately enslaves millions. Between the sex slave markets of the world andContinue reading “Love For the Unwanted & Unfaithful”
In case you haven’t caught the theme yet for this Week’s look at Love in Advent, let me clarify. Love for God is greater than just doing for those who do for you. I was substituting in a classroom recently and a couple of kids were playing around and joking with one another. One said,Continue reading “Love For The Untouchables”