Believe Week 25: Hope
Well our country is struggling in some ways. In others perhaps the news and the politicians are creating a crisis. In either case real people are hurting. There are answers in the scriptures.
One warning; however, there is a solo by yours truly towards the end. You can turn down the volume.
The Divided Kingdom
Fist a man, then a wife, a family, 12 tribes, and eventually a kingdom. All ripped asunder by sin:
Well the sound crew missed one, and then I was traveling a lot but we got this week – Jump ahead to the most unusual VBS Sunday sermon – David and Bathsheba!
Are We There Yet?: Meditation on the deadliness of tedium
Tedium is a killer – big time:
Westminster Confession Week 5: Sin and Covenant
It’s fun listening through (parts) of these lessons. This week I’m being rushed along as the praise team is playing in the sanctuary because I’ve run over on Sunday School. I have to say I like our new (old) schedule of Church first then Sunday School!
Hope you enjoy the lesson.
‘Jedi’ religion most popular alternative faith – Telegraph
So the decline in religion includes the Jedi. I’m not sure if that is “heartening” news or not. It does affirm one of my deeply held convictions: Many people develop their religious views by “osmosis” and movies and television are one of their primary sources.
You may not be an actual Jedi but perhaps you are a functioning Jedi? Things to think about, things to drive you back to reading scripture and finding out Who God says He is rather than letting Steven Spielberg and George Lucas and perhaps Oprah tell you what you believe.