In this podcast we’ll look at the 2 lines from 1 Peter as he writes to encourage the church on how to serve others and WHY we serve others…but that can only be understood, in context, when we can, and do, declare where the gift originated. Continue reading 1 Peter 4:10-11 Stewarding God’s Gifts
This is not my typical podcast because, in truth, I called an “audible” for this Sunday due to all that went on these past 2 weeks at our Nation’s Capitol. But it’s more than this because it shouldn’t have taken the violence in DC on Jan 6th for us to declare the truths I share here. There are two different ways to listen to this … Continue reading Our World Belongs to God
Nothing special…just an update and a wonder… Continue reading Where to go?
Money – it matters to God. But why? Well, in this kickoff podcast on “giving” we look at the rich young man and the stumbling block that is before him. It’s a challenging text even for today and all of us as we too have stumbling blocks before us. Continue reading Matthew 19:16-30 Whose Money Is It?
In today’s podcast we finish up the book of Amos as God declares his final judgment upon his people. And that message: I’m cleaning house. It’s a message that was meant to remind them of their sins and yet also remind them of the hope to come. Continue reading Amos 9 – The Cleansing
On this Christmas Eve of 2020 – I’m brought to peace with the loud, and yet peace-focused message of the Angels on that morning of Jesus’ birth. Continue reading Luke 2:1-20 Angelic Echo of Comfort
It seems like everyone wants to know what their “purpose” and “meaning” in life is – and yet it seems so complicated to find out. But is it? In this podcast we’re going to reflect on that question by-way of Zechariah’s song. Continue reading Luke 1:68-79 Understanding Our Purpose
In today’s podcast we reflect on what hope is through the eyes of Joseph. What does it mean to hope, what does it mean to desire something but then realize that it’s not coming the way you wanted or expected? And what does that mean when we worship the God of goodness, hope, love, peace, and grace? Continue reading Matthew 1:18-25 Joseph’s Hope
Just a quick note that the “Psalms in a Pminute” over on YouTube is up! Continue reading Psalms…in a Pminute – Intro
Today, in Advent week 2, we look at the first response to the promise of God in sending his Son – and we do so via Mary’s song. A song of hope for the past, a song of hope for the present, and a song of hope for the future that invites you and I to find OUR song too. Continue reading Luke 1:46-56 Mary’s Song of Hope