Sunday, March 18, 2018

Posted on Mar 16 2018
JEREMIAH 31 = WHAT’S ON YOUR HEART? Background on Jeremiah: Jeremiah was a ‘reluctant’ prophet, called by God as a youth. He has the thankless task of speaking God’s Word to the Southern Kingdom (Judah) around the time of exile to Babylon, around 608 BC. Jeremiah is also
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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Posted on Mar 08 2018
John 3 = For God So Loved the World! Bible Background: This most favorite Bible verse comes after a conversation Jesus has with a good Jewish leader named Nicodemus. They talk about being “born again or anew”. It all sounds a little mysterious! Then Jesus keeps speaking and
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Sunday, March 4, 2018

Posted on Mar 01 2018
Exodus 20=The Ten Words Background: The Israelites had been slaves in Egypt for 400 years. God brought them out of Egypt. Now, they need to learn how to live as God’s people. Think of the Ten Commandments not mainly as a list of “do’s and don’ts” but as a gift God gives
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Sunday, February 25, 2018

Posted on Feb 23 2018
GENESIS 17=PROMISES! PROMISES! Bible Background: Abram and Sarai enter the story in Genesis 12. God makes a covenant with Abram in Chapter 12. God reaffirms that covenant with Abram in 15. Why a third time in 17? A couple of things: Genesis is a compilation of several sources or writers.
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