Wednesday Word 3.01.2017

Hebrews 9:11-15 New International Version  11 But when Christ came as high priest of the good things that are now already here, he went through the greater and more perfect tabernacle that is not made with human hands, that is to say, is not a part of this creation. 12 He did not enter

Wednesday Word 2.22.2017

Exodus 20:1-6  (NIV)   20 And God spoke all these words: 2 “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. 3 “You shall have no other gods before me. 4 “You shall not make for yourself an image in the form of anything in heaven above or

Wednesday Word 2.15.2017

Proverbs 3:5-6  New International Version (NIV) 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. In March, 2010 Pastor Joe asked me if I would like to write a midweek message reflecting

Wednesday Word 2.08.2017

Philippians 4:8-9 New International Version  8 Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things. 9 Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice.

Wednesday Word 2.01.2017

Matthew 5  "You have heard that it was said...but I tell you that..." We are all familiar with "old wives' tales."  "Don't go out with wet hair, you'll catch your death of cold." If you do, then "feed a cold, starve a fever."  Researchers have now debunked many of the sayings we

Wednesday Word 1.25.2017

Matthew 5:13 New International Version 13 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. If you are a follower of Jesus Christ, then you are

Time To Act Glad

I am not going to lie.  2016 was not a good year for me from a Pastor's point of view.  I mean, it WAS a good year, but not relative to my other years.  You get used to a certain quality and you expect it to remain consistent.  When it isn't, you

Wednesday Word 1.18.2017

Matthew 5: 1-12 - The Beatitudes 5 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them. He said: 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit; for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are those who mourn,

Wednesday Word 1.11.2017

Matthew 3:13-17 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. 14 But John tried to deter him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” 15 Jesus replied, “Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all

Wednesday Word 1.04.2017

1 Corinthians 15:50-58 New International Version (NIV) 50 I declare to you, brothers and sisters, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable. 51 Listen, I tell you a mystery: We will not all sleep, but we will all be changed ---52 in a flash, in