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Old Testament

Sometimes All We Can Do Is Cry

PSALM 137:1 – By the waters of Babylon, there we sat down and wept, when we remembered Zion.”   THEME OF THE DAY: SOMETIMES ALL WE CAN DO IS CRY.  Today’s scripture is the opening verse in a short but moving Psalm.  Derek Kidner, in his excellent commentary on the Psalm, wrote “Every line is alive with pain, whose intensity grows with…

The Bold and Courageous Believer

This Lord’s Day evening, Pastor Jim will take us to the opening verses in the Old Testament book of Joshua. We will learn how a great leader was empowered to overcome something we all face – fear, and fear in living out the will of God with bold and confident faith.

Be Careful What We Ask God For

PSALM 106:13-15 – But they soon forgot his works; they did not wait for his counsel. But they had a wanton craving in the wilderness and put God to the test in the desert; he gave them what they asked, but sent a wasting disease among them.” THEME OF THE DAY: BE CAREFUL WHAT WE ASK GOD FOR.  The opening of today’s…