Wednesday Word 4.05.2017

John 11:38-45 New International Version 38 Jesus, once more deeply moved, came to the tomb. It was a cave with a stone laid across the entrance. 39 “Take away the stone,” he said. "But, Lord,” said Martha, the sister of the dead man, “by this time there is a bad odor, for

Wednesday Word 3.29.2017

John 4:5-26 - complete reading, excerpted: 5 So he came to a town in Samaria called Sychar, near the plot of ground Jacob had given to his son Joseph. 6 Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired as he was from the journey, sat down by the well. It was about noon.

Wednesday Word 3.22.2017

John 3:1-17 New International Version (NIV) 3 Now there was a Pharisee, a man named Nicodemus who was a member of the Jewish ruling council. 2 He came to Jesus at night and said, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God. For no one could perform

Wednesday Word 3.15.2017

Matthew 4:1-11 New International Version   Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. 3 The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” 4 Jesus

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