Sunday Morning Worship – May 1, 2022 – Abner’s Story

Dear Church and Friends, The tale of Abner, David, Joab, and Ish-bosheth starts out sorted and angry. However, the transformation that happens to him because of his covenant with David speaks to our own salvation experience. His murder at the hands of Joab also speaks to the world’s treatment of the ambassadors of Christ inContinue reading “Sunday Morning Worship – May 1, 2022 – Abner’s Story”

Sunday Morning Worship – April 24, 2022 – The Power of Friendship

Dear Church and Friends, What do we learn from the friendship of David and Jonathan? Is it just about being friendly? Of course, there is more to the story than just that. Human flourishing is at the center, but there is something else as well. In the covenant that the two men made we findContinue reading “Sunday Morning Worship – April 24, 2022 – The Power of Friendship”

Sunday Morning Worship – April 17, 2022 – The Shadow of the Cross in a Pagan Temple

And Samson said unto the lad that held him by the hand, Suffer me that I may feel the pillars whereupon the house standeth, that I may lean upon them. Judges 16:26 Dear Church and Friends, How would you describe the similarities and the differences between Samson’s death and the passion and crucifixion of Christ?Continue reading “Sunday Morning Worship – April 17, 2022 – The Shadow of the Cross in a Pagan Temple”

Sunday Morning Worship – April 10, 2022 – The End is Not Yet

Dear Church and Friends, Have we arrived at those things which will usher in the last days? Or, are we just seeing the present that Jesus told us would be our normal situation? Our focus should never be on date-setting. We are charged to look for his return, but live in such a way thatContinue reading “Sunday Morning Worship – April 10, 2022 – The End is Not Yet”