Give Thanks to the Lord

S: Scripture – “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever. v2 Has the Lord redeemed you? Then speak out! Tell others he has redeemed you from your enemies. v3 For he has gathered the exiles from many lands, from east and west, from north and south.

O: Observation – These scriptures remind me that we should always give thanks, not just for the things we ask for, not just for Him loving us, but for redeeming us. What does it mean to be redeemed? Continue reading Give Thanks to the Lord

What is a Yoke?

Date: January 16, 2010 Tired? Be Yoked with Jesus Scripture Readings: Gen 32:13-34:31, Matt 11:7-30, Psalm 14:1-7, Proverbs 3:19-20 S – Scripture: Matt 11:28-30 Then Jesus said, “come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you … Continue reading What is a Yoke?

Honor God with Your Best

Today’s Date:  January 12, 2010  Honor the Lord   Reading: Gen 26:17-27:46, Mt 9:1-17, Psalm 10:16-18, Proverbs 3:9-10  S – Scripture:  “Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the best part of everything you produce. Then he will fill your barns with grain, and your vats will overflow with good wine.” Proverbs 3:9-10 O – Observation: Proverbs 3:9-10 are verses that show further benefit … Continue reading Honor God with Your Best

Do I have to love everyone? What if…

January 6, 2010 Title:  Do I have to love everyone? What if they’re… Readings: Gen 13:5-15:21, Matthew 5:27-48, Psalm 6:1-10, Proverbs 1:29-33 S – Scripture: ‘If you are kind only to your friends, how are you different from anyone else? Even pagans do that.’ Mt. 5:47 O – Observation: The scripture verses of Mt 5:43-48 talk about the law of loving your neighbor, and your … Continue reading Do I have to love everyone? What if…