• Did God Make a Bad Deal?

    In the Old Testament, covenants were the equivalent of legally binding contracts today. Two parties would agree on the terms and make a binding commitment to stick to them, accepting the consequences if the terms were broken. In Genesis 15 God makes an extraordinary covenant with Abram, to give him...

  • Victory Over Evil

    Just now I read about the shooting in Strasbourg, France. I won’t relay the details except that it happened at the place is described as the “capital of Christmas.” As tens-of-thousands of men and women and children flocked there to enjoy this festive and wonderful holiday, evil erupted on the...

  • Into the Storm

    In this week’s sermon, we’ll explore Mark 4:35-41. We have seen Jesus’ power, but not like this. He has healed the sick, he has cast out demons. But now this incredible physical manifestation that reveals a wondrous strength. But what does Jesus want us to know? What does he want...