Monthly Archives: July 2011

Man’s Arrogance Knows No Bounds…

Adam and I were talking about a post he found yesterday.  It is quite interesting. You can read some of its wording down below. I must admit that the only reason I gave the post any time or consideration is … Continue reading

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8/7 – Bible Fellowship Study Guide (BFSG) “Spiritual Warfare” Luke 4:33,35; 7:33; 8:29; 9:42; 11:14

Dealing with Satan #2           Spiritual Warfare Text: Luke 4:33,35; 7:33; 8:29; 9:42; 11:14   ICE BREAKER –  Can you recall a situation or relationship where you got a sense that there was definitely something bigger than you “going on.”   … Continue reading

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Bible Fellowship Study Guide (BFSG) “Dealing with Temptation” Luke 4 (Mt. 4)

THIS SERMON IN THE CONTEXT OF THE SUMMER SERIES – Jesus’ message is this: “You must believe all that I say about myself and trust me that I have answers to life’s questions. Trust me enough to act upon what … Continue reading

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Bible Fellowship Study Guide (BFSG) “Building for Good – as in Virtue” Luke 6 (Mt. 5-7)

The Sermon on the Plain (Mount)  Luke  6:12-49 (Mt. 5-7) IN A NUTSHELL – Everyone spends their entire life building something(s).  Some people build things that last,  some, things that don’t last.  Some people build for good, some build things that are … Continue reading

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Internet Posts that Embarrass

There is a new subtle way by which people judge and are judged. It’s similar to allowing your name to be placed with an embarrassing billboard along the highway. You Will be Judged by… I remember my Grandfather helping me … Continue reading

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A Vacation Reminder

I have been reading and listening to the Bible, the news and God (no not an audible voice).  Spending time with Kristi and God on the beach has helped  me recognize some thoughts that keep “drifting in with the surf.”  The … Continue reading

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The Church and Gays

The below note was written to an individual that heard me refer to homosexuality as a sin.  When I was in college it seemed Rock music was a water shed of debate in families and the church.  Today the debate … Continue reading

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Rhythm & Relationships

Kristi and I noticed that there was some sort of rhythm in the waves; 3-4 small waves then 1 or 2 bigger!  Your imagination can fill you in on how we discovered that ebb and flow.  Reminded me of all … Continue reading

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Bible Fellowship Study Guide (BFSG) “A Solid Foundation” Luke 6:46 – 49

IN A NUTSHELL – Our world has understood the purpose and principles of a good foundation for thousands of years.  But for the same amount of time some people have ignored those principles and some have heeded them.  Jesus taught … Continue reading

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Bible Fellowship Study Guide (BFSG) “The Power of Truth Amidst the Ironies of Life” – Luke 4:24; 9:27; 12:37,44; 18:17,29; 21:3,32; 23:43

IN A NUTSHELL – Many times ironies provide food for deep discussions.  I had one of those the other day.  As a preacher, I was asked, “Would you rather preach a wedding or a funeral?”  Easy answer – “Most usually … Continue reading

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