Exploring the Bible

God’s Eternal Kingdom (Daniel)

This morning, in our study through the Bible, we come to the book of Daniel, and I’m sure there are at least a few of you who are extremely happy to hear that, because after looking at Jeremiah, Lamentations and Ezekiel, you’re just relieved that we’re finally in a book that you are somewhat familiar…

The Valley of Dry Bones (Ezekiel, Part 2)

I recently heard a preacher say that one of the older members of his congregation told him that before his arrival, she had never heard a single sermon on any of the Old Testament prophets. And she had been a member of that church for over 40 years!             Perhaps that shouldn’t be surprising, though. …

A New Covenant (Jeremiah)

This morning, in our study through the Bible, we come to the book of Jeremiah.  I told Scott last Sunday that I wasn’t sure yet what my specific topic would be, but that it would probably be pretty sad, because there’s not much joy in the book of Jeremiah.  He’s not called the “weeping prophet”…

A Call to Wisdom (Proverbs)

            One of the things that I enjoy doing is discovering the origin of words, finding out where our English words came from.  One of the words that I think has a most interesting origin is the word “sophomore”.  Becoming a sophomore in high school or college is a big step because it means you’re…