Exploring the Bible

Catch Me If I Fall (Jude)

When our children were young, Sueanne and I would occasionally take them to a playground and watch them play.  And our kids would always enjoy it, but there were times when they would be a little bit timid.  They might climb out onto the monkey bars, but they would say, “Daddy, stay close.  Catch me…

When You Fail, Remember This (1 John)

“My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.  He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world.”  (I John 2:1-2).            …

Why We Fight (James)

            This morning, in our study through the New Testament, we come to the book of James, and James is filled with so much good stuff that I found it difficult to narrow my lesson down to just one topic.  I could easily preach 20 different sermons from the book of James because James is…

Reviving a Tired Church (Hebrews)

            About thirty years ago, Sueanne and I spent a couple of weeks in Scotland.  On that trip, we saw a lot of huge cathedrals.  Those cathedrals are among the most beautiful buildings in the world.  If you were to build one today, it would cost millions and millions of dollars.              But, to me,…