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Sermon: Second Sunday in Lent

March 16, 2014

Genesis 12:1–4a
Psalm 121
Romans 4:1–5, 13–17
John 3:1–17

When my eldest niece Gabriella was first learning how to swim, she would cling to the side of the pool and I would stand a few feet away. 1,481 more words


Genesis 24:1-67

Take time to read today’s scripture passage at the bottom of this post.

Today’s passage is longer than most of our daily reading, but don’t skip over it or rush though it.   1,788 more words

Daily Devotions

What to learn from Abraham

There is a lot to learn from Abraham.  When I read the story I can really draw parallels with what I am going through today.  Abraham practiced an inside-out faith.   468 more words


Genesis 18:10, 12-13a
“Then the Lord said, ‘I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son.’…So Sarah laughed to herself as she thought, ‘After I am worn out and my master is old, will I now have this pleasure?’  Then the Lord said to Abraham, ‘Why did Sarah laugh and say, ‘Will I really have a child, now that I am old?’  Is anything too hard for the Lord?’” 191 more words


How to pray while waiting on the Lord

Waiting on the Lord is one experience that can challenge our faith and stretch us to the extreme end of our patience. Abraham and Sarah waited and waited for the promised child to come. 1,121 more words