God’s Plumb Line.

“Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, ‘Amos has conspired against you in the midst of the house of Israel. The land is not able to bear all his words.'” (Amos 7:10, ESV) Amos speaks of a vision that the Lord gave...

The Popularity of the Gospel

“And Jesus said to them, ‘A prophet is not without honor, except in his hometown and among his relatives and in his own household.’” (Mark 6:5,ESV) Jesus amazed the people of his day. He went about touching unclean people, healing sick people and...

The Strength of Weakness.

“For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” (2 Corinthians 12:10, ESV) In the world today celebrities, politicians leaders, executives and pretty much...

Commissioned to Preach.

“And he said to me, ‘Son of man, I send you to the people of Israel, to nations of rebels, who have rebelled against me. They and their fathers have transgressed against me to this very day. The descendants also are impudent and stubborn: I send you to...

Trusting to Give.

“For I do not mean that others should be eased and you burdened, but that as a matter of fairness your abundance at the present time should supply their need, so that their abundance may supply your need, that there may be fairness.” (2 Corinthians 8:13-14) Paul makes...

Hope in Christ is Rewarded.

“Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, Do not fear, only believe.’” (Mark 5:36b) In the passage from Mark’s Gospel, we find 2 people who came to Jesus for help, hoping that He would not turn them away. Jairus and a nameless woman with the issue of blood are moved...