Take Me to Your Leader

Micah – Week One Today begins our study on Micah, the last minor prophet we’ll discuss.  All of the minor prophets that we’ve covered (Amos, Jonah, and Hosea) are categorized as “minor” only because their written word in the Bible is much smaller than those considered to be major prophets (Isaiah, Jeremiah, Daniel & Ezekiel). Continue reading “Take Me to Your Leader”

Dumb, Dumber, and Even Dumber

2 Kings 17 – Week Eleven Would you be willing to admit that you do dumb things from time to time?  Things that looking back you think to yourself, “If only…” I go for a walk on most days, and I have a routine for getting ready.  I always carry a bottle of water, aContinue reading “Dumb, Dumber, and Even Dumber”

One Stone Says to Another, “Hey, I Think You’re in My Place”

1 Kings 8:46-60 – Week Three If you recall, last week we discussed how God appeared to Solomon in a dream and asked what He could give to Solomon.  Solomon, in response, offered praise and gratitude to God for the favor that was shown to King David as well as himself.  Solomon was very humbleContinue reading “One Stone Says to Another, “Hey, I Think You’re in My Place””

Make a Wish

1 Kings 3:4-15 – Week Two Many of you are probably familiar with the Make-a-Wish Foundation.  “Make-A-Wish traces its inspiration to Christopher James Greicius, an energetic 7-year-old boy battling leukemia who wishes to be a police officer. In 1980, his Phoenix community came together to make his wish come true. Little did Chris know thatContinue reading “Make a Wish”

Underneath the Surface

Genesis 8 – Week 9 Genesis 7:17-23 MSG ”The flood continued forty days and the waters rose and lifted the ship high over the Earth. The waters kept rising, the flood deepened on the Earth, the ship floated on the surface. The flood got worse until all the highest mountains were covered—the high-water mark reachedContinue reading “Underneath the Surface”

Raising Cain

Genesis 4:1-24 – Week Six Last week, in the 3rd chapter of Genesis, a whole lot happened.  Eve had a little chit-chat with a snake. The snake misquoted God.  Eve misquoted God.  Eve sees something that looks good, pleasant, and desirable and eats it even though she’s been told not to.  She shares with Adam. Continue reading “Raising Cain”

A 5-Star Rating

Psalm 147 – Week 5 of Psalms Psalm 147 ERV “Praise the Lord because he is good.     Sing praises to our God.     It is good and pleasant to praise him. 2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem.     He brings back the Israelites who were taken as prisoners. 3 He heals their broken hearts    Continue reading “A 5-Star Rating”

Santa, Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy….But God!

Week Four – Romans 3:21-31 If someone says to you, “I’ve got good news and I’ve got bad news, which do you want to hear first?”  What’s your choice?  I always want the bad news first perhaps subconsciously I need to know that the conversation is going to end on a positive note.  I wouldContinue reading “Santa, Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy….But God!”