Sermon Archive (Page 3)

Sermon Archive (Page 3)

Isaac Born to Sarah

FIRST READING                                               Genesis 18:1-15 A Son Promised to Abraham and Sarah 1 The Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat at the entrance of his tent in the heat of the day. 2 He looked up and saw three men standing near him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent entrance to meet them and bowed down to the ground. 3 He…

Garden of Eden

Garden of Eden Genesis 2:4b-25 4 These are the generations of the heavens and the earth when they were created. In the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens, 5 when no plant of the field was yet in the earth and no herb of the field had yet sprung up—for the Lord God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was no one to till the ground; 6 but a…
REDEEMING WITH JUSTICE SCRIPTURE READING                                           Nehemiah 5:1-13 Nehemiah Deals with Oppression 1 Now there was a great outcry of…

Hidden Heroes of the Bible: Ezra & Nehemiah

Ezra 1:1-4; 3:8-13Luke 18:1-8 FIRST READING Ezra 1:1-4; 3:8-131In the first year of King Cyrus of Persia, to fulfill the word of theLord from the mouth of Jeremiah, the Lord stirred up the spirit of KingCyrus of Persia so that he made a proclamation throughout all hiskingdom and also in writing,…

Hidden Heroes of the Bible: Josiah

2 Kings 22:8-13; 23:1-3; Luke 10:25-28 FIRST READING 2 Kings 22:8-13; 23:1-38 The high priest Hilkiah said to Shaphan the secretary, “I havefound the book of the law in the house of the Lord.” When Hilkiah gavethe book to Shaphan, he read it. 9 Then Shaphan the secretary came tothe king and reported to the king, “Your servants have melted down thesilver that was found in…

Hidden Heroes of the Bible: Aaron

Exodus 28:1-5; Ephesians 6:10-17 FIRST READING Exodus 28:1-51 “Then bring near to you your brother Aaron and his sons with him,from among the Israelites, to serve me as priests—Aaron and Aaron’ssons: Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar. 2 You shall make sacredvestments for the glorious adornment of your brother Aaron. 3 And youshall speak to all who are skillful, whom I…

Hidden Heroes of the Bible: Jonathan

1 Samuel 18:1-5; 2 Samuel 1:17-27; John 15:12-17 FIRST READING 1 Samuel 18:1-51When David had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathanwas bound to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul.2 Saul took him that day and would not let him return to his father’shouse. 3 Then Jonathan made a covenant with David because he lovedhim as his own soul. 4…