Simple Gifts – What Does the Lord Require

Simple Gifts – What Does the Lord Require

Micah 6:6-8 6 With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old? 7 Will the Lord be pleased with thousands of rams, with ten thousands of rivers of oil? Shall I give my...
FPC Worship Is Sacred

FPC Worship Is Sacred

Luke 24:50-53 50 Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and, lifting up his hands, he blessed them. 51 While he was blessing them, he withdrew from them and was carried up into heaven. 52 And they worshiped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy; 53 and they...
Faith and Film VI – Ferdinand

Faith and Film VI – Ferdinand

Philippians 2:4-11 4 Let each of you look not to your own interests, but to the interests of others. 5 Let the same mind be in you that was in Christ Jesus, 6 who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with God as something to be exploited, 7 but...
Stew(ardship) – Haggai’s Stew

Stew(ardship) – Haggai’s Stew

Haggai 2:10-19 10 On the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, in the second year of Darius, the word of the Lord came by the prophet Haggai, saying: 11 Thus says the Lord of hosts: Ask the priests for a ruling: 12 If one carries consecrated meat in the fold of one’s...
Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah 2:1-10 1 From the belly of the fish he (Jonah) prayed to Yahweh, his God; and he said: 2 Out of my distress I called upon Yahweh, And he answered me; from the belly of Sheol I cried. You heard my voice. 3 You cast me into the abyss, into the heart of the sea,...
Jonah: Throw Me Into the Sea

Jonah: Throw Me Into the Sea

Jonah 1:1-17 1 The word of Yahweh came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 ‘Arise’, he said, ‘go to Nineveh, the great city, and cry to them that their wickedness has come up before my face’. 3 And Jonah set out, but to flee to Tarshish, away from Yahweh. He came down to Joppa...
Faith and Film V – Hacksaw Ridge

Faith and Film V – Hacksaw Ridge

Isaiah 53:1-6 Who has believed what we have heard? And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed? 2For he grew up before him like a young plant, and like a root out of dry ground; he had no form or majesty that we should look at him, nothing in his appearance that...