2 Peter Part 7 / Sermon Notes: Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

2 Peter Part 7 Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing A Warning against False Teachers 2 Peter Ch. 2 / Deut. 13:1-15     AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE As we have noted several times since beginning this study, … Continue reading

The Announcement – A Christmas Poem

From Luke 2:8–20 And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around … Continue reading

Jesus, Light of the World: A Christmas Eve Meditation

Jesus Light of the World A Christmas Eve Meditation John 1:1-14   It is not at all surprising that John begins his Gospel with these multiple references to light.   7 Times in these opening 14 vss.   As the … Continue reading

Peace on Earth – A Christmas Sermon

Peace on Earth Luke 1:1-2:21 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Luke 2:13–14 “And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, 14 “Glory to God in the highest, and … Continue reading

Savior, Sovereign, Shepherd – A Christmas Sermon

Jesus Christ Savior, Sovereign and Shepherd Matthew 1:1-2:6 THE AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Passages like the one we just had read for us – at least the 1st 17 vss., are often skimmed over quite quickly, … Continue reading

To be, or not to be – A Buzz-kill. Thoughts on Christian Cuevas and The Voice

Christian Cuevas on The Voice Like many, I’ve been alerted to the recent semifinal performance of [The] Voice contestant Christian Cuevas. He sang the popular worship song, ‘To Worship You I live.” And let me start off by affirming both … Continue reading

As I was reading today – A thought from Deuteronomy 14

Deuteronomy 15:1–6 (ESV) 1 “At the end of every seven years you shall grant a release. 2 And this is the manner of the release: every creditor shall release what he has lent to his neighbor. He shall not exact … Continue reading