Gospel Generosity

Acts 3:1-10 “Now Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, the ninth hour. 2 And a man lame from birth was being carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple that is called the Beautiful Gate to ask alms of those entering the temple. 3 Seeing Peter…

God’s Will Through Irma

Romans 12:1-2 Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. 2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be…

Redeeming the Time, Not Wasting It

1. Shine as lights in a dark world. 2. Try to know what pleases the Lord. 3. Don’t participate in the deeds of darkness. 4. Make the most of your opportunities Ephesians 5:8-16 8 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light 9 (for the fruit of…

How Do You Decide Who to Marry?

Titus 2:2-8 2 Teach the older men to be temperate, worthy of respect, self-controlled, and sound in faith, in love and in endurance. 3 Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanderers or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good. 4 Then they can urge the…

Focus on Your Family: Aquila & Priscilla

Acts 18:1-4 After this, Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. 2 There he met a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had ordered all Jews to leave Rome. Paul went to see them, 3 and because he was a tentmaker as they were,…

Focus on Your Family: Husbands & Wives

Men & Women are equal but we are not the same. Ephesians 5:21-33 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. 22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of…

Focus on Your Family: Live Pure

Matthew 5:27-30 27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ 28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. 29 If your right eye causes you to stumble, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you…

Redeeming Love: Ruth & Boaz

Ruth 1:1-5 “Long ago when judges ruled in Israel, Elimelech moved from Bethlehem to Moab because of a famine. He took with him his wife, Naomi, and his two sons. Soon afterward Elimelech died and left Naomi with her two sons. The sons married women from Moab. Their names were Orpah and Ruth. But later,…