When we look at this present world, we see the terrible consequences of Adam's fall. When we look to Jesus, we see Him crowned with glory and honor. This is our assurance that in the world to come all the consequences of the fall will be reversed and we will share in Christ’s glory and honor.
Last year a movie was released that told the story of the miraculous rescue of over 300,000 British soldiers from the beaches of Dunkirk. The story was told through the eyes of several men: a RAF pilot, a civilian boat owner and a young infantryman. At one point in the story the young infantryman found…
This morning’s sermon is taken from Ruth 2 and Ruth 3. I do not have time this morning to read these two chapters in their entirety, therefore, I will read three portions and briefly summarize the rest. I encourage you to read these chapters when you get home today. We begin with the first three verses…
As I considered which of the numerous texts found in the Bible about the activity of angels, I have to admit I felt somewhat overwhelmed. It was not simply the sheer number, but the challenge of organizing it in such a way as to be memorable and helpful to my hearers. As I reviewed them once again, it…
Our first lesson comes from the Gospel According to Mark: And they brought him to the place called Golgotha (which means Place of a Skull). And they offered him wine mixed with myrrh, but he did not take it. And they crucified him and divided his garments among them, casting lots for them, to decide…