He Loved Me, He Loves Me Lots – Saved By The Well (John 4:1-26)

John 4:1-26 – Saved By The Well TOPIC God the Father sends Jesus to Jacob’s Well where a Samaritan woman believes Him and is saved. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES John 4:1-26     Deuteronomy 18:15-19     Ecclesiastes 3:11     John 3:3, 5:19, 12:49     Acts 17:26-27 FROM THE MESSAGE “Are you weary? Tired? Infirm? Unprepared? Great – you are ready to […]

A True Beginning – The Awful Tower (Genesis 11:1-26)

Genesis 11:1-26 – The Awful Tower TOPIC The people of Babylon join in unified rebellion against God to build a city in an effort to make an immortal name for themselves. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 11:1-26     Acts 17:26-27     Philippians 2:2-5 FROM THE MESSAGE “What do we see in this text? We see, clearly, that God responds […]

Those Were The Days – Promises Made, Promises Kept

Acts 23:12-35 – Promises Made, Promises Kept TOPIC After Jesus makes a great promise to Paul, God works out amazing providence to protect him and deliver him toward the goal of preaching in Rome. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 23:12-35     Isaiah 54:15, 17     Daniel 1:15     2 Corinthians 1:20 FROM THE MESSAGE “When it comes to your life, […]

Those Were The Days – Four Tickets To Philippi

Acts 16:6-15 – Four Tickets To Philippi TOPIC In this lesson on providence and prevenient grace, God forbids Paul from preaching in the north or south, but presses him west toward Greece and adds a 4th member to the team. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Acts 16:6-15     2 Samuel 7:1-17 FROM THE MESSAGE “God, in His providence, […]

Psalm Sundays – Pray For Keeps (Psalm 121)

Psalm 121 – Pray For Keeps TOPIC A Song of Ascents, sung by pilgrims on their way to the Temple in Jerusalem, remind us of God’s tender care for us and how He keeps us in every circumstance. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Psalm 121:1-8     Psalm 120     Psalm 127:2     Romans 8:35-39     1 Corinthians 1:8     Galatians 5:10     2 Thessalonians […]

The Hapless Healing Of Hezekiah (Isaiah 38-39)

Isaiah 38-39 – And When I Die, And When I’m Dead, Dead And Gone, There’ll Be One Child Born To Be Carried Off Hezekiah is healed and granted an additional fifteen years to live, leading to the birth of wicked Manasseh, who is carried off captive to Assyria. listen to the audio read the transcript […]

Get Back To Where You Once Belonged – The Stone Temple Prophets

Ezra 6:13-22 – The Stone Temple Prophets The prophets Haggai & Zechariah encourage the Israelites as they work to complete their stone and timber Temple. watch the video listen to the audio read the transcript “Ezra mentioned both God and the Persian kings. It reminds us God superintendents history to ensure the outcome He has […]

Straight Outta Egypt – Don’t Worry Baby

Exodus 2:1-10 – Don’t Worry Baby By faith a Hebrew mother puts her baby boy in a waterproofed basket and places him in the reeds of the Nile River listen to the audio read the transcript “We can get so caught-up arguing about how God’s foreknowledge works that it no longer is an encouragement to […]

A Hero Will Rise – Bang, Bang, Jael’s Savage Hammer…

Judges 4:1-24 – Bang, Bang, Jael’s Savage Hammer Came Down Upon His Head A pagan woman named Jael kills the Canaanite captain by driving a tent peg through his head with a hammer. listen to the audio read the transcript “If I’m being honest, I don’t always feel like an overcomer. It’s during those times […]

First Serve – Because You’re Mine, I Wait For Wine

Mark 14:12-25 – Because You’re Mine, I Wait For Wine At the last supper Jesus tells His disciples He won’t drink wine until He can drink it with us in His Kingdom. listen to the audio read the transcript audio en español notas en español “Many of the rituals in the modern Passover Seder were […]

Queen For A Day – The Advance Of A Lifetime

Esther 10:1-3 – The Advance Of A Lifetime God’s providence advances His people into His purposes. listen to the audio read the transcript “If Mordecai seems second string to us, he still was used mightily by God. We can be, too.”

Queen For A Day – Strategery

Esther 5:9-7:10 – Strategery God uses incredible strategy to protect His people Israel. listen to the audio read the transcript “People often tell you what you want to hear. Their counsel is both “Yes” and “No.” Don’t seek out worldly counsel.”

Queen For A Day – An Outing At The Palace

Esther 4:1-14 – An Outing At The Palace Esther is revealed to be a Jew, which is part of God’s incredible providence! listen to the audio read the transcript “Living in comfort is always a mirage.”