Ecclesiastes 10:1-20 A Fool’s Book of Proverbs

Ecclesiastes 10:1-20 A Fool’s Book of Proverbs One of the terms of Colleen Cudney’s probation for her 2012 DUI conviction is that she is not supposed to drink at all, and must take random Breathalyzer tests. In March 2014, she boasted on her Facebook page that she passed a test even though she’d consumed alcohol [Read More…]

The 5 Stages of Personal Discipleship

Discipleship is the continued process of loving Jesus. Christian discipleship starts with the knowledge that Jesus loves you. Christian discipleship continues with the experience of obeying Jesus because you love Him. [Read more…]

Ecclesiastes 9:1-18 Enjoy Life

Ecclesiastes 9:1-18 Enjoy Life   Death is unavoidable (Ecclesiastes 9:1-10) “I’m not afraid to die;” quipped Woody Allen, “I just don’t want to be there when it happens.” Death is not an accident, it’s an appointment, a destiny that nobody but God can cancel or change.1 We talked about this in the last chapter. Here, [Read More…]

Psalm 139:1-24 The Greatest Relationship

Psalm 139:1-24 The Greatest Relationship The greatest relationship you will ever have is with God. Why? Because even though our lives may be filled with mountain peaks and valleys, God is faithful to be with us every step of the way. The reason can be so faithful is because God has eternal qualities that will [Read More…]

Ecclesiastes 8:10-17 The Wisdom of Divine Justice

Ecclesiastes 8:10-17 The Wisdom of Divine Justice Here, we see that Solomon is starting to take the long view of wisdom. He is beginning to see that there are things which are completely out of his control. You get to the point in life when we realize that you can’t control everything. So you have [Read More…]

Psalm 33:1-22 The Greatest Challenge For Our Nation

Psalm 33:1-22 The Greatest Challenge For Our Nation I want to speak to you this morning about the greatest challenge for our nation. You may have seen the phrase on our American currency: “In God We Trust.” The phrase is about the nation’s trust in God. I think our greatest challenge is not to make [Read More…]

Ecclesiastes 8:1-9 Respect God and the Government

Ecclesiastes 8:1-9 Respect God and the Government Helmuth von Moltke was drafted to work in counterintelligence for Nazi Germany, yet his Christian faith made him a resolute opponent of Adolf Hitler. Although he believed it would be wrong for him to use violent force against the Nazis, von Moltke used his high position to rescue [Read More…]

Thoughts on Patriotism and the American Church

No matter what nation one lives in, we need to remember that we still should trust God. [Read more…]

5 Ways to Prove That I Love God’s Word

5 Ways to Prove That I Love God’s Word 3 July 2017 Year A Psalm 119:161-168 When is the last time you fell in love with God’s Word? I don’t mean whether you loved the new translation. I am not asking if you were impressed by the new commentary that came with the latest Bible [Read More…]

7 Reasons a Nation Should Trust in God

A nation is only as good as the people who make up its population. So a nation that says it trusts in God, should be made up of people who trust in God. [Read more…]