Psalm 120 is the first of a set of “psalms of ascent” that would have been sung as the people went UP to the presence of God. And in this psalm we get a desire of the people to be removed from all lies and deceit. Continue reading Psalm 120: A Psalm of Ascending Amid a Sea of Lies
I love watching movies that bring out fear in me. I love the suspense, I love the action, and I love the unknown. I love getting scared and the fear that builds up as the music builds to let you know SOMETHING is about to happen! What I love most about these kinds of movies? They aren’t my life. The truth? I struggle enough with … Continue reading Confronting Fears
Today’s podcast is our 2nd in the series and really should be seen as an “over-arching understanding” of the whole book of Judges. So while we don’t get specifically INTO a judge what we get is WHAT was going on and why. Continue reading Judges 2:6-23 The Saving Work of God
Psalm 119 is a massive teaching psalm that is reflective, hopeful, and challenging as it draws the reader (and proclaimer) to reflect on the Law as God’s love. Continue reading Psalm 119: A Psalm of Torah
Psalm 118 caps off the “Hallel” psalms (113-118) and encourages the worshiper to sing of God’s great enduring love. But what does that even mean? What does it mean to have a love that “endures”? Continue reading Psalm 118: A Psalm of God’s Enduring Love
Today’s podcasts looks at the attempts of the different tribes of Israel as they begin to settle in the land God gave them. And what we see and find is that God gave them 2 tasks…and they fail at both. Continue reading Judges 1:19-2:5 Intentional Faithfulness
In today’s podcast we look at the shepherds and the fact that this most amazing news in the history of the world was given…to them. Why them? Why shepherds? Wouldn’t there have been better people to share this good news? Isn’t there worthier people to send a legion of angels to? Or even to do what the SHEPHERDS do later? Continue reading Luke 2:8-20 – The Announcement…to Shepherds?