Tornado Delayed Conclusion

I have two views on Sunday’s outcome: (1) God determined I was preaching too long and sent tornadoes to stop me; or (2) God had me preach a long Psalm and therefore a long message to keep you safe at church from the tornadoes. My vote is for the second. Now, would you permit me an attempt at finishing my …

Preaching the Psalms

Every year about this time, we set aside a few weeks to preach through a handful of psalms.  This year Bryan and I will be working through Psalms 73-75.  As you may know, the Israelites used the Psalter in corporate worship during Old Testament times, much like a songbook would be used in the more modern era.   It is …

Proper Directions on Giving

Giving … it can be a touchy subject, but the Bible often takes up the topic. Even to the point that Paul confronts some of the churches to whom his letters are addressed about their giving. One such instance is found in Paul’s second letter to the church in Corinth, chapter nine and verses six through fifteen: 6 The point …