A Confusing Passage Explained

A Confusing Passage Explained

A Confusing Passage Explained Matt 11:7-14        Our passage is one of those passages you read it and ask, “what in the world is this about?” This is one of those passages where a little knowledge of Greek and some knowledge of Jewish thinking in the first century...

Sermon – Matthew 1:1-17

                                                          Matt 1:1-17        The expectations of the people of Israel were very high in the days before Christ. God had not spoken through a prophet for over 400 years. Everyone was wondering when the promised Messiah...

Psalm 22

I want to pick up where we left off last Sunday evening. We had explained how Paul read the Old Testament differently from the Jews. We briefly examined a verse in Psalm 119 and Psalm 1, two psalms that said obedience to the Law brings life. But we then asked how the...

Psalm 16

     The Book of Psalms is arranged carefully and purposefully. We do not have in this book 150 separate psalms randomly thrown together. We have in the Psalms one book; and like all books, this one has a beginning, middle, and an ending.  The first two Psalms form...