Tag Archives: Philistines

November 17 – God Our Refuge

Psalm 46; 2 Chronicles 18:12-22; Hebrews 9:23-28 What are you afraid of? Society has many identified phobias that affect people. I believe it was Hawkeye in M*A*S*H who described his claustrophobia by saying that the idea that the walls were … Continue reading

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August 12 – That’s When the Trouble Starts

Psalm 82; 1 Samuel 5:1-12; Hebrews 10:32-39 There are some people who approach life by taking a little bit of this from one religion, a little bit of that from another religion, adding a pinch or two of this philosophical … Continue reading

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July 13 – Share the Gospel or Social Gospel?

Psalm 25:11-20; Ecclesiastes 9:13-18; Matthew 25:31-46 I recently heard someone talk about the “social gospel” and how excited he was that other churches were getting involved in it. The “social gospel” is the idea that we go out and meet … Continue reading

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March 30 – Along the Way

Psalm 118:1-2 14-24; 2 Samuel 6:1-15; Luke 24:1-12 The ark of God, brought into more public knowledge by the Indiana Jones movie, signified the presence of God to the people of Israel as well as to their enemies. When the … Continue reading

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May 24 – Rememberances

Acts 28:17-31; 1 Samuel 6-7; Psalm 53 Have you ever thought about the words of some of our hymns, or do you just sing them laughing at some of the phraseology? One phrase that always gets most people comes from … Continue reading

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May 13 – Just Run!

Acts 21:1-36; Judges 16; Psalm 42 “If you loved me, you wouldn’t ask.” We teach girls to say things like that to boys who try to take advantage of their love in bad ways. In truth, it’s a question that … 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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