Tag: bible

Words from the Cross 1

What’s your favorite board game? It feels great when the game is going well, but it feels bad when other players make you pay and it can be easy to hold a grudge. Today we join Pastor Tim Hartwig at the foot of the cross to hear Jesus’ words of mercy and forgiveness both for those hurting him and for you.

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What is True?

Is chocolate good for you or bad for you? Sometimes it seems impossible to know what is really true. What about religion? Is the Bible true? Yes. The Bible is true and today Pastor Hartwig tells how that changes everything.

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Nathan’s Story

A rich man kills a poor man’s lamb to feed his guest. How does the king respond? And how does this apply to you, today? Pastor Tim Hartwig brings a message of sin and forgiveness.

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After Dinner Devotions

Psalm 119:105 We often go to church on Sunday morning, maybe even bible study, send the kids to Sunday school, maybe even send them to a Christian day school. But is there perhaps more to the Christian life that we...

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Our Good Samaritan

Romans 5:8, 10a Luke chapter 10 Jesus tells a very familiar story often referred to as the Good Samaritan. It’s a story of an incredible man who would risk his own security to care for one who is dying on...

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Don’t Judge Me!

Matthew 7:1 Do not judge, or you too will be judged. —Matthew 7:1 It’s perhaps one of the most misquoted, misunderstood, sayings of Jesus. It’s often used to shut Christians up, especially when they’re confronting sin or calling a spade...

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Wise Men in Jerusalem

Matthew 2:6, Micah 5:2 There must have been quite a stir that day in Jerusalem. Scholarly men from the East had traveled hundreds of miles following a miracle star that they said was telling them where the king of the...

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How did we get in this mess?

Genesis 3:6 “How did we get in this mess?” Have you have asked yourself that question? Maybe you were facing financial difficulties, problems in a relationship, whatever it was, “how did I get in this mess?” We searched back through...

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What does the Bible Say about Resurection?

Ecclesiasties 12:7, Job 29:25-26, Philippeans 3:21 What does the Bible say about resurrection? One day at church, an elderly member of mine was picking up her grandson from catechism class and she asked me: “what does it mean when we...

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What does the Bible Say about Ghosts

Hebrews 1:14, 2 Peter 2:4 As we get closer to Halloween our attention has turned to the supernatural and the terrifying. Sometimes we can wonder “is any of it real?” Today we ask the question: what does the Bible say...

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