Sermons from November 2016

Your Story

The Bible declares that we are His masterpiece! I’m not sure if anyone in this room woke up this morning and had that thought, but Ephesians 2:10 states it pretty clearly. Just as we have been able to see God at work in The Story of the Bible, that same God is at work in…

Distortions Abound

As we wrap up part one of The Story (God Forms a People), we come up against a vivid example of distorting God’s Word. We have seen the simple disobedience of God over and over, but today is a bit more advanced. A bit more like us possibly, as well. After a big picture look…

A Foreigner’s Faith

If you have ever felt like an outcast, or somewhat unacceptable, the story of Ruth is for your encouragement. Ruth is as non-Jewish as I am, yet is actually in the lineage of Jesus. She is pretty special, and so are you! No matter your family background, or your own, wild, life choices, you have…

Hindsight Should Be 20/20

Now that the Israelites have made their way into occupying their land, everything moves along without any troubles (not). This morning we will summarize the status of Israel as we find them in The Story (chapter 8), and we will learn from their lives. No, really. We really do need to learn from their lives!…