Seeds of Change
Jun 07, 2010 by Alex Mekonnen | 0 Comments
“So when they met together, they asked him, ‘Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?’” - Acts 1:6
The question was not a question of an individual, it was a group question: “When they had come together they asked Him…” If ... [More]
Jun 01, 2010 by Brad Widstrom | 0 Comments
Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. (I Peter 4:10)
My daughter’s bed, an antique store buy, kept falling apart, and a friend offered to help fix it. I loaded the bed, drove to Bill’s ... [More]
May 24, 2010 by Craig Blomberg | 0 Comments
“But Peter and John replied, ‘Which is right in God’s eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges! As for us, we cannot help speaking about what we have seen or heard’” (vv. 19-20).
It’s sad to watch how Christians tend to teach a lot about ... [More]
May 17, 2010 by Alex Mekonnen | 0 Comments
I Samuel 1&2
The Sovereign God Has Communicable Attributes
The sovereignty of God did not make Him unapproachable or incommunicable. Sight, hearing, speaking and doing are ascribed to Him.
God is indeed Jehovah, who condescends to the level of His people, and who reveals Himself in a human ... [More]
May 10, 2010 by Howard Baker | 0 Comments
Philippians 3: 7-11
Why would Paul divest himself of every earthly asset and then call them garbage? He gives one strong, but simple reason: the surpassing value of knowing Jesus Christ!
He knew that Jesus was either everything or He was nothing.
He knew, in the words of a psalm he had ... [More]