Ecclesiastes – Overview

dsDuring the next six weeks we will be reading, studying, praying about and discussing six major themes of the Book of Ecclesiastes.  Each week will have some assigned reading, some optional reading, some questions and even some creative exercises either in preparation for our time together or during our time together.  We may event watch…

One another

Jesus replied to a simple question, “Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?”  “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law…

Celebrating the hope of Jesus           

Read Colossians 1:1-23 Keep in mind that 1 Peter 3:15 tell us to “…Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.” In verse 9 Paul says he is praying “so that” and then he…

Can we Really Hear?

Is it really possible for us to talk with God?  I get that we can talk out loud to an unseen being, but can I really hear Him talk back?  How is that possible? Read 1 Corinthians 2:1-16 What is Paul’s main message in verses 1-5? What is the secret wisdom Paul refers to in…

Does Prayer Work?

Daniel’s Vision of a Man 10 In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia, a revelation was given to Daniel (who was called Belteshazzar). Its message was true and it concerned a great war. The understanding of the message came to him in a vision. 2 At that time I, Daniel, mourned for three weeks. 3 I…