Tag Archives: Sabbath

April 24 – Seeing Through God’s Eyes

Acts 10:1-33; Joshua 7-8; Job 24 It’s Prom Season again. Every year about this time social media feeds fill up with pictures of seniors in high school who clean up in ways we could never imagine. Some of them actually … Continue reading

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April 16 – All Because of the Resurrection

Acts 5:17-42; Deuteronomy 25-27; Job 16 Jesus changed the world. Most people describe the year based on the number of years since His birth – slightly miscalculated, but that was the intent. Most Christians observe Sunday as a day of … Continue reading

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February 7 – Rest and Peace

Hebrews 3:1-4:13; Genesis 48; Psalm 38 One of the most tiring things that we humans deal with is conflict. Some people seem to thrive on conflict, but even for them, it’s emotionally draining – win or lose. Our world is … Continue reading

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August 20 – Sabbath

Psalm 103:1-8; Nehemiah 13:15-22; Luke 6:1-5 As the school year gets ready to start, with me not doing so for the first time in 25 years, I look back nostalgically and think about some of the things I used to … Continue reading

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May 1 – Stirring the Pool

Acts 16:9-15; Psalm 67; Revelation 21:10 22—22:5; John 14:23-29; John 5:1-9 They live on the fringes of society. Occasionally they blend in. We have a good time. Then we go home and they go home. Often they are isolated. No … 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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March 8 – Happy Sabbath!

Matthew 12:1-21; Leviticus 14; Proverbs 26 The Pharisees really wanted God to love them and the nation of Israel. As they remembered history they understood why God brought judgment on the nation. One of the reasons for judgment: not keeping … Continue reading

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January 2 – Sin and Reconciliation

Luke 6:1-26; Genesis 3-5; Psalm 2 Our relationship with God has been broken by sin. Adam and Even in the garden fell for Satan’s lie. Since then all of us at one time or another has fallen for the same … Continue reading

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March 8 – The Law

Matthew 12:1-21; Leviticus 14; Proverbs 26 Every so often we see news stories of situations where people enforce what might normally be good rules in amazingly stupid ways. A story that made the rounds a number of years ago was … Continue reading

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