Faith and Film VIII – Little Women

Faith and Film VIII – Little Women

Ephesians 4:25-32 25 So then, putting away falsehood, let all of us speak the truth to our neighbors, for we are members of one another. 26 Be angry but do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, 27 and do not make room for the devil. 28 Thieves must give...
The Friendly Beasts:  O Night Bovine

The Friendly Beasts: O Night Bovine

Luke 2:1-7 1In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3All went to their own towns to be registered. 4Joseph also went from the...
The Friendly Beasts:  Sheepish Ramifications

The Friendly Beasts: Sheepish Ramifications

Luke 2:8-20 8In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. 10But the angel said to them, “Do not be...
Coins – Fishy Money

Coins – Fishy Money

Matthew 17:24-27 24 When they reached Capernaum, the collectors of the temple tax came to Peter and said, “Does your teacher not pay the temple tax?” 25 He said, “Yes, he does.” And when he came home, Jesus spoke of it first, asking, “What do you think, Simon? From...
Coins – Render Unto Caesar

Coins – Render Unto Caesar

Mark 12:13–17 13 Then they sent to him some Pharisees and some Herodians to trap him in what he said. 14 And they came and said to him, “Teacher, we know that you are sincere, and show deference to no one; for you do not regard people with partiality, but teach the...
Coins – The Widow’s Mite

Coins – The Widow’s Mite

Our scripture reading today can be found on pages 49 and 50 in your pew Bibles. Turn to those pages, but then hold your place there. I’m actually going to intersperse the scripture reading with the sermon today, and you’ll want to follow along carefully,...
Two Preachers and a Trucker – Humanity

Two Preachers and a Trucker – Humanity

Job 31:16-23 16 “If I have withheld anything that the poor desired,    or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail, 17 or have eaten my morsel alone,    and the orphan has not eaten from it— 18 for from my youth I reared the orphan like a father,    and from my...