Tag Archives: relationship with others

November 16 – Are You Thinking About Stuffing or De-Stuffing?

James 4; Jeremiah 27-28; Psalm 132 We seem to be in eternal competition here in the United States. We compare ourselves to our neighbors. In fact, one of the major, annual competitions is about to start – house decorations for … Continue reading

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July 23 – I Can Do Anything!

1 Corinthians 10; 2 Kings 3; Amos 8 I believe that no one likes rules, except for the people who make them, and the people who enforce them. Nowhere is this more apparent than in rules companies have regarding dress … Continue reading

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February 24 – Showing Mercy

Matthew 5:21-48; Exodus 30-32; Proverbs 14 There is a theological strain throughout many religions that those who are poor have somehow earned their deity’s displeasure. If people were righteous they would not be poor. The book of Job is on … Continue reading

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February 14 – Together

Hebrews 10:19-39; Exodus 11:1-12:51; Proverbs 4 As we grow closer together in our relationships with God and with each other we change each other. “And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking … Continue reading

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January 27 – Positions of Power

Luke 20:1-26; Genesis 35:1-36:43; Psalm 27 The religious leaders were those who were supposed to teach and lead the Jewish people until Messiah came. Unfortunately, they began to enjoy their position so much that they weren’t able to recognize God’s … Continue reading

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