Tag Archives: God’s way

June 16 – What Binds Us Together is Greater

Nehemiah 4-7 Acts 2:22-47 “Peter said to them, ‘Change your hearts and lives and be baptized, each one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the … Continue reading

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October 16 – Dealing With the Other Side of Grace

Revelation 16; Esther 9-10; Psalm 107:23-43 Is there a limit to God’s grace? I think anyone who follows Christ asks themselves that question when they look at their own lives and recognize their own sinfulness. I can’t tell you how … Continue reading

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February 22 – When Temptation Comes

Matthew 4; Exodus 25-27; Proverbs 12 Temptation rarely shows up saying “Hey, I want you to do something you know is wrong and you’ll regret for the rest of your life.” Usually temptation shows up wooing us into doing something … Continue reading

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February 4 – Dealing With Cataracts

Luke 24:13-53; Genesis 44; Psalm 35 A cataract is the clouding of the lens of an eye that leads to a decrease in vision. The only cure for cataracts is surgery. If you’ve had a cataract surgery in the last … Continue reading

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October 27 – Confession

Psalm 32:1-7; Proverbs 15:8-11 24-33; 2 Corinthians 1:1-11 I get tired watching a marathon on TV. Do you know that there are some people who run Marathons all the time? There is an even more difficult race called a Triathlon … Continue reading

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July 4 – I Did It My Way

Psalm 119:73-80; Jeremiah 6:10-19; Acts 19:21-27 I think most teachers have experienced a situation when a student complained that they didn’t know how to do the work. It might be taking the proper steps to solve a math equation, following … Continue reading

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May 3 – Hide and Seek?

Psalm 93; 2 Chronicles 15:1-15; Revelation 21:15-22 As kids we played hide and seek. Whoever was “it” would count to 100 while the rest of us would hide. You know the game….you won by being the last one found to … Continue reading

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January 2 – My Way or the High Way?

Luke 6:1-26; Genesis 3-5; Psalm 2 We all have our rules and idiosyncrasies. I expect things to be done in a certain way and when I visit others who do things differently, I cringe inwardly. I know I can’t say … Continue reading

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September 1 – Let God Do It

John 9:1-23; 2 Chronicles 6; Malachi 2:17-3:18 There are always “those” kind of people. They find something to criticize in any situation. One example given before was the aunt who looked at a lavish Thanksgiving spread with three main courses, … Continue reading

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August 16 – Lead? Follow? Get in His Way.

John 2; 1 Chronicles 10-11; Zechariah1 Something about David inspired loyalty in those who were with him. Even though his most trusted advisors could have overthrown David and taken his place politically, they not only continued to follow him – … Continue reading

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