Tag Archives: rescue

February 3 – Missing Persons

Luke 24:1-12; Genesis 43; Psalm 34 We see reports of missing persons in the news and on social media quite often. When we consider the dangers of human trafficking, the news of a missing person is frightening. Contrast that to … Continue reading

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August 11 – Rock the Boat

Psalm 82; Joshua 7:1 10-26; Hebrews 10:26-31 At one time in this world there was a doctrine known as “The Divine Right of Kings.” Those who adhered to this view believed that kings answered to no one since their rule … Continue reading

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July 10 – Two Kingdoms

Deuteronomy 30:9-14; Psalm 25:1-10; Colossians 1:1-14; Luke 10:25-37 At some point in every crime show there is an episode where an important person is kidnapped or wrongly imprisoned. The job of those solving the crimes is to rescue the good … Continue reading

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June 30 – Deliverance From Our Body of Death

Psalm 66:1-9; 2 Kings 21:1-15; Romans 7:14-25 There are two types of crimes that tend to cause us to cringe in horror. In one type, a well respected person commits a major crime using his access to the target loot … Continue reading

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December 26 – Peace and Salvation

Luke 2:21-52; Ezekiel 38-39; Isaiah 61 Disney movies have become a staple for parents of young children. One of the favorites is Sleeping Beauty – the result of which is that almost every girl at one time or another dreams … Continue reading

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November 26 – Rescue!

Galatians 1; Jeremiah 47-48; Psalm 142 As the old joke goes, someone will ask, “I have an emergency! What’s the number for 9-1-1?” We all laugh. Another riff on that is the person who can’t call the emergency number because … Continue reading

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October 12 – Freedom!

Revelation 12; Esther 2; Psalm 105:26-45 Copiapó, a mine in Chile became a household word in 2010. The world held its breath as an amazing rescue attempt was going on to free 33 miners trapped beneath the surface after a … Continue reading

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