This week’s Bible study will be part 1 of Luke chapter 16

Jesus and the Story of the Shrewd Manager [Luke chapter 16, verses 1-15] Having trouble reading this? Click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Last week when we left off at the end of chapter 15 of Luke’s gospel, we concluded the story of the wayward son (or โ€œprodigal sonโ€ with due respect to my King James readers) with […]

This week’s Bible study is part 2 of Luke chapter 13

The Mustard Seed, the Narrow Door, and the Sorrow of the Lord [Luke chapter 13, verses 18-35] To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Last week when we left off at verse 17 of Luke chapter 13, Jesus had just healed a woman on the Sabbath, which had drawn the ire of the […]

Cut the Pain

Originally posted on Wrestling with Faith – Dancing with Jesus:
I’m seeing things I don’t want to see and hearing things I don’t want to hear. I’m living a life, I do not want. I’m in a war zone! Lord, we get what we need and not always what we want. But I don’t think…

Bible study this week will be part 3 of Luke chapter 11

The Sign of Jonah and the Lamp of the Body [Luke chapter 11, verses 29-36] To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ When we last left off at verse 28 of Luke’s gospel chapter 11, Jesus had just finished describing to the apostles and the crowd around them what can happen when a […]

Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Five Hundred Dead Cannot Be Ignored by Rev. Paul J. Bern The United States of America, together with the city of Chicago, has passed a gruesome and heinous milestone this past week. As of this past Friday, September 9th, 2016, 500 people have been shot to death in Chicago so far this year, and we […]

Bible study this week will be Philippians chapter three

Attaining the Ultimate Goal [Philippians chapter three] Today we will continue our study of the apostle Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi, which was located in what is modern Turkey today. As you recall from last week’s lesson, Paul is exhorting and encouraging the Philippian church to do whatever is required โ€“ first for […]

This week’s Bible study will be Philippians chapter two

Every Knee Will Bow and Every Tongue Confess [Philippians chapter two] Brothers and sisters, today we will continue our study of the apostle Paul’s letter to the Philippians by examining chapter two. In keeping with my commitment to this ministry and to Christ, and since there is so much in here to contemplate, I’m committed […]