Have you ever called someone a Hypocrite? Have you ever been called a hypocrite? That word is one of my least favorite words. We banter it about as though any ONE of us is better than any other one of us! And yet … we are ALL sinners saved by grace. As Christians, we have […]
After Jesus called the 12 disciples and imposed upon them the need to desire His Holiness, he went on to lay out their position in ministry. Elohim is the same yesterday, today, and tomorrow. He provided guidance to live by. He provided yshewah (salvation) through the death and resurrection of his son. His Grace was […]
“Behold the Man!” Pilate’s first presentation of the Messiah in John 19:1-6. Rejected by the populace under the influence of the Sanhedrin because of his threat to their Power. (And Can it BE! Vs 1, and the sharing of the Bread). “Behold! Your King!” The second presentation of Jesus by Pilate and the Very Public […]
Chaplain Johnson speaks on the benefits of seeking the Will of the Lord when going through illness, stress, or other difficulties. We often think we have been abandoned when there is another purpose at hand.
The Israelites have crossed the Red Sea. They have had their “Boundary Event.” As they look back and watched the closing of the sea, they realized that there was no going back. The only way they could go was forward … into the wilderness ,,, into the Neutral Zone. Now they begin to complain … […]
The essentials of what we teach today – the core of what we preach – and what we urge you to accept and practice as you respond to the Good News of Jesus Christ are all found in these summaries of what the law and the prophets are about. We are called to love God, […]
Pastor David Taylor Jeremiah 29:1-7 How to live in this day of captivity.
Our text today, Hebrews 8, contrasts two covenants. Both of them are initiated by God. The reason they are relevant for thinking about a church covenant among believers is that both of them are designed to bring a people into special relationship with God and with each other: the first was the covenant with Israel […]
In the past thirty years there has been a proliferation of “new gospels” in the United States. Some such as the “new age” belief system are rooted in eastern mysticism, such as Hinduism. Others are based more on pop-psychology than they are on the gospel. But whatever their origin they are misdirecting men and women […]