“Trouble in the House”

August 20, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: 1 Samuel 18close1 Samuel 18 David and Jonathan’s Friendship 18:1 As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. 2 And Saul took him that day and would not let him

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“Facing Goliath”

August 13, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: verses from 1 Samuel 17close1 Samuel 17 David and Goliath 17:1 Now the Philistines gathered their armies for battle. And they were gathered at Socoh, which belongs to Judah, and encamped between Socoh and Azekah, in Ephes-dammim. 2 And Saul and the men of Israel were gathered, and encamped in

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“What Makes Him so Special?”

August 6, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: 1 Samuel 16close1 Samuel 16 David Anointed King 16:1 The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil, and go. I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have

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“No One Wants to be Left Out”

July 30, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: Romans 8:26-39closeRomans 8:26-39 26 Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness. For we do not know what to pray for as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words. 27 And he who searches hearts knows what is the mind of the

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“Making Plans”

July 23, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: Romans 15closeRomans 15 The Example of Christ 15:1 We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2 Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. 3 For Christ did not please himself, but

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“Test Day”

July 2, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: Genesis 22closeGenesis 22 The Sacrifice of Isaac 22:1 After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, “Abraham!” And he said, “Here am I.” 2 He said, “Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as

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“Old Self/New Self”

June 25, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: Romans 6closeRomans 6 Dead to Sin, Alive to God 6:1 What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it? 3 Do you not know that all of us who have

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“Time for Boasting”

June 18, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: Romans 5closeRomans 5 Peace with God Through Faith 5:1 Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of

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“That They May be One”

May 28, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: John 17closeJohn 17 The High Priestly Prayer 17:1 When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son that the Son may glorify you, 2 since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal

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“Advocate, Helper, Comforter”

May 21, 2017 (Sunday AM) Bible Text: John 14closeJohn 14 I Am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life 14:1 “Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare

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