Archive for 'Faith'

Salt and Light, Flavorful and Bright

Matthew 5:13-16 1 Kings 17:7-16 / Psalm 4:2-3,4-5,7-8 You are the salt of the earth. . . You are the the light of the world. A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under a bushel basket. (Matthew 5:14-15) Lord, Your Word is the […]

By Whose Authority?

Mark 11: 27-33 Jude 17,20b-25 / Ps 63:2-6 John’s baptism—was it from heaven, or from men? Tell me! (Mark 11:30) By what authority do they act To make laws that control and define Our moral statutes that are in fact Beyond the sphere of human design? They arrived again in Jerusalem, and while Jesus was […]

The True Treasure

Mark 10:17-27 1 Ptr 1:3-9 / Psa 111 It is easier for a camel to enter the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God. (Mark 10:25) As I ponder on life’s mystery, Its deepest question comes to me: What good would all the world’s riches be If […]

The Power of His name

Mark 9: 38-40 James 4:13-17 / Psa 49 Whoever is not against us is for us. (Mark 9:40) We all have a special grace That the Holy Spirit gives for free; Guides us in the time and place That God provides for our ministry John said to Jesus, “Teacher, we saw someone driving out demons […]

The Healing Power of Faith

Mark 9: 14-29 Jas 3: 13-18/ Ps 19: 8. 9. 10. 15 ‘You faithless people! How long shall I put up with you?’ (Mark 9:19) Should evil keep my soul in chains, Where else to turn to for relief? In You alone my hope remains, Lord, help me with my unbelief. When they came to […]

Glory Through Faith and Unity

John 17: 1-11a Acts 20: 17-27 / Psa 68:10-11,20-21 I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those You have given me, for they are Yours. All I have is Yours, and all You have is mine. (John 17:9) Live what we preach, God’s Word proclaim, By words and deeds […]