Tag Archives: Law of Moses

August 7 – God Doesn’t Teach Us To Hate

Psalm 72-73 Romans 9:1-15 “I wish I could help my Jewish brothers and sisters, my people. I would even wish that I were cursed and cut off from Christ if that would help them. They are the people of Israel, … Continue reading

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July 7 – Grace Grace Grace Grace

Job 34-35 Acts 15:1-21 “So now why are you testing God by putting a heavy load around the necks of the non-Jewish believers? It is a load that neither we nor our ancestors were able to carry. But we believe … Continue reading

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July 5 – True Freedom Through Forgiveness

Job 30-31 Acts 13:26-52 “Brothers, understand what we are telling you: You can have forgiveness of your sins through Jesus. The law of Moses could not free you from your sins. But through Jesus everyone who believes is free from … Continue reading

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June 24 – Dealing With Second-Hand Faith

Job 1-2 Acts 7:22-43 “‘But our ancestors did not want to obey Moses. They rejected him and wanted to go back to Egypt. They said to Aaron, “Make us gods who will lead us. Moses led us out of Egypt, … Continue reading

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May 2 – Early Church Mystique

Acts 15:1-21; Joshua 23-24; Job 32 Ah, the mystique of the early church. How many times have we heard people say something like, “If only we could go back to the days of the early church….” The belief, of course, … Continue reading

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April 30 – Forgiveness

Acts 13:26-52; Joshua 20-21; Job 30 Some people seem to be on an endless quest to gain forgiveness. We’ve seen comedy routines where a man is seeking forgiveness from his wife and the pains he goes through to get back … Continue reading

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May 2 – Setting the Standards

Acts 15:1-21; Joshua 23-24; Job 32 There is this idyllic view of the early church in today’s world. How many times have we heard people utter something like “Why can’t we just be like the early church and not have … Continue reading

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