Advent: The Long Road to Bethlehem (1)

Bible Readings Luke 1:26-38 Judges 13:1-24 Introduction In Stay of Execution, Stewart Alsop, an apathetic Christian, discussed what it was like to live with incurable leukaemia.  There was a period in which the disease was temporarily arrested. During this time, he discussed some variables with his physician. Finally, Alsop said, “There is one variable you … Continue reading Advent: The Long Road to Bethlehem (1)

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The day the Lord listened to a man (2)

Lessons from Joshua Scripture Readings Luke 24:36-29 Joshua 10:1-15 Introduction The Bible is not meant to be understood as a book with two separate major sections, the Old Testament dealing with Israel, and the New Testament dealing with the church, as if these sections have not much in common.  If read this way, what happened … Continue reading The day the Lord listened to a man (2)

The day the Lord listened to a man

Conquering those who heard Scripture Readings John 15:1-8 Joshua 10:1-28 Introduction My dear brother and sister in the Lord, The book of Joshua tells about how Israel, under their new leader, Joshua, entered and conquered the land God promised to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.  Moses died and Joshua was installed as God’s man of choice … Continue reading The day the Lord listened to a man

Living by faith (5)

Unshakeable faith expresses itself in the fear and serving of God only Scripture readings: Exodus 2:1-12 Hebrews 11:23-28 Hymns/Songs: “Consider Christ "The power of the cross “May the mind of Christ my Saviour" “Standing on the promises of Christ my King” Introduction My dear brother and sister, Christians live in the world as people with … Continue reading Living by faith (5)