Renewing America Like Progressive Christians Should

The USA Is Becoming A Failed State: Seven Simple Steps to Turn It Around by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ As I look around me today, I see the United States of America as a failing country. There are just too many things going wrong with America […]

Bible study this week will be part 3 of Luke chapter 12

Maintaining a Sense of Heightened Awareness for Christ [Luke chapter 12, verses 35-48] To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Last week when we finished part 2 of Luke’s gospel, Jesus was giving some extended teaching time to the apostles, as well as the large crowd that had gathered around Jesus to listen, […]

This week’s Bible study with Pastor Paul J. Bern will be part 2 of Luke chapter 12

The Folly of Wealth and Worrying [Luke chapter 12, verses 13-34] To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Last week when we concluded our study of part 1 of Luke chapter 12, Jesus had just finished stating that when any of his followers are brought before the ruling authorities for their faith, the […]

After 50 Years, Things Have Gone From Bad to Worse

โ€œAfter Vietnamโ€ 50 Years Later by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ The fiftieth anniversary of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s much-beloved (right wing extremists excluded) speech, โ€œAfter Vietnamโ€ occurred this past week. To commemorate this famous speech I will be posting this slightly condensed version today, […]

Bible study this week will be the last part of chapter 10 and the beginning of chapter 11 of the gospel of Luke

Jesus, Two Sisters, and His Teaching On Prayer [Luke 10, verses 38-41; Luke 11, verses 1-11] To view this in a browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ When we left off last week at verse 37 of chapter 10 of Luke’s gospel, Jesus had just concluded a conversation that followed his Parable of the Good Samaritan. The […]

This week’s Bible study will be part two of Luke chapter 9

Who Do You Say That I Am? [Luke chapter 9, verses 18-36 (part 2 of 4)] To view this in a browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ For this week’s study we’ll be moving on to part 2 of the gospel of Luke chapter 9. When we left off last week, Jesus and the apostles had fed […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 1 of Luke chapter 9

The Apostles Commissioned As 5,000 Are Fed [Luke chapter 9, verses 1-17] To view this in a browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ For this week’s Bible study and analysis we’ll be moving on to chapter 9 of the apostle Luke’s portrayal of the life, ministry and legacy of Jesus Christ, the Savior of the world. As […]