A Christmas Poem in 4 Movements

Movement 1 – Gabriel before the Throne – An Imagined Conversation Movement 2 – Gabriel and Zechariah – From Luke 1 Movement 3 – Gabriel and Mary – From Luke 1 Movement 4 – The Angel and the Shepherds – … Continue reading

Immanuel – God With Us – Christmas 2017

Christmas 2017 God With Us Genesis 3 – Entire Matthew 1:18-25 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE The two passages we’ve just had read for us are not usually considered together – in fact, they are so vitally … Continue reading

Revelation Ch. 5 – The Lion, The Lamb and the Scroll

Revelation Part 14 Chapter 5 Reading chapters 4 & 5 Entirely. AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Last time we looked at the 1st part of the amazing scene John witnessed in the throne-room of God. Jesus Himself, … Continue reading

Revelation Part 12 / Lessons from the 7 Churches

Revelation Part 12 Lessons from the 7 Churches AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Having spent these past several months carefully working through Jesus’ messages to the 7 Churches in Asia – it seems only fitting to go … Continue reading

A Communion Poem

Last night, as we gathered around the Lord’s Table, we especially visited not rightly discerning the Lord’s Body. In Corinth, the failure to treat all of the Believers with honor in the way the love feast was consumed display a … Continue reading

Another of the Olney Hymns

This past Lord’s Day, we sang the old hymn “Nearer My God To Thee”. I mentioned then that the band leader aboard the Titanic had asked that hymn be sung at his funeral someday. He made that request before the … Continue reading

Letter to the Church at Philadelphia – Sermon notes

Revelation Part 9 – Philadelphia Rev. 3:7-13 Psalm 33 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Philadelphia – the “city of brotherly love.” That is what the word philadephia means: love of brothers. It wasn’t named that because that … Continue reading