Sunday Morning 11/28: Unit 3, Session 2: Melchizedek Blessed Abraham

We marvel at stories with two characters who are total opposites of each other. This is why so many stories feature some form of a noble hero and an immoral villain. The contrast of character and conduct is what drives the tension of the story.  In Genesis 14, we find two completely opposite kings: theContinue reading “Sunday Morning 11/28: Unit 3, Session 2: Melchizedek Blessed Abraham”

Sunday Morning 11/21: Unit 3, Session 1: God Made a Covenant with Abraham

Think about all of the choices that we have each day. Just in the morning, we have dozens of different cereals to eat, perhaps that many varieties of milk to pour on top of the cereal, and nearly as many ways to make coffee to go with it. All of these are choices that weContinue reading “Sunday Morning 11/21: Unit 3, Session 1: God Made a Covenant with Abraham”

Sunday Morning 5/2: Unit 31, Session 4: The Hall of Faith

It is common to think of faith as something that is just within us—trust and confidence in God. While that is surely part of it, faith doesn’t stop there. Faith starts inside of us and always leads to action. The writer of the Book of Hebrews wanted to explain the fullness of faith to theContinue reading “Sunday Morning 5/2: Unit 31, Session 4: The Hall of Faith”

Parent Helps from the 3/22 Sermon on Romans 4

Parents, I want to give you some guidance when talking through the sermon from this Sunday with your kids. Maybe you can do a recap tonight during your family worship time. Here is the information you need to connect what they are learning with the sermon: Your kids just learned about God making a promiseContinue reading “Parent Helps from the 3/22 Sermon on Romans 4”