When Dying Brings You Life

When Dying Brings You Life

Gracious heavenly Father, we pray one more time as we come to Your Word.  Help us to listen, to understand, may You give a special encouragement to any here who may sense the even tide falling upon them, to any here especially grieving the loss of a loved one.  We pray that You would give…

What’s In a Name

What’s In a Name

Heavenly Father, we ask now that You would give us good minds that we might understand, ears to listen, to pay attention, and most of all, hearts that we would gladly receive Your Word, believe, and obey. In Jesus we pray. Amen. Our text this morning is from the book of Revelation, the last book…

A Blessed Invitation

A Blessed Invitation

Father in heaven, we ask now that You would give us grace. We do need grace. I need grace that I might preach Your Word faithfully and in the power of the Holy Spirit and Your people need grace that they might listen and not simply hear the words of a message or lecture or…

What Will You Do With Jesus?

What Will You Do With Jesus?

Continuing our reading from Matthew chapter 27, beginning at verse 15. “Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to release for the crowd any one prisoner whom they wanted. And they had then a notorious prisoner called Barabbas. So when they had gathered, Pilate said to them, “Whom do you want me to release…