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
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?
This podcast reflects on the plans of Joseph VS THE plan of God. One plan is focused on self and self needs/desires while the other is much MUCH bigger than Joseph – or even you and me. Continue reading Matthew 1:18-25 – THE Plan of God
Today’s podcast looks at the announcement words given to Mary by the angel Gabriel. Words that get lost in our translation and yet mean everything to us! Continue reading Luke 1: 26-38 – The Favor of God
Isaiah’s voice was long ago – and to the people living in darkness, chaos, and fear it was a voice well welcomed. But as they heard this hope – was it fully in the Messiah or yet one more king? As WE hear this hope are we putting it all upon Jesus’ second Advent (his return) or in yet one more leader too? Continue reading Isaiah 9:2-7 Our Hope to Come
This podcast looks at the worldly desire to be “self-indulgent.” A desire for more me and more stuff – contrasted with Jesus call to the rich man in Matthew 19 Continue reading Matthew 19:16-30: Eternally Living…Today