Category: Putting God First
Matthew 4:1-11 Get Away from Sin
Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He fasted forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished. The tempter came and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread.” But he answered, “It…
Matthew 5:21-37 “People of a New Heart”
We are people of the New Life in Christ, Protect the heart of God within you and do not trade it for the world.
2016 Advent: 4 weeks Prep 4 Christmas
Reclaiming Christmas: Taking time to prepare instead of rushing to the finish line without training.
Isaiah 12:1-6 “God Be in Me” 20161113
God be in my head, and in my understanding; God be in mine eyes, and in my looking; God be in my mouth, and in my speaking; God be in my heart, and in my thinking; God be at mine end, and at my departing.
Luke 13.14-17 Get off your ass and rest. RSUMC 20160821
This passage is another where we see some of Jesus’s frustration, “You make caring for your animals/transportation on the sabbath, but you don’t heal with is obviously more important and in need of the greatest attention.
Hebrews 11:(12-16) A Better Country 20160807 RSUMC
People would see our commitment to the citizenship we hold highest is in the heart of God…Seek a better country…People would see our commitment to the citizenship we hold highest is in the heart of God.
Amos 8.1-12 “Final Fruit-Baskets?” 202160717 RSUMC
The question of the day: How long will the famine take? How many attacks can we stand? How many bodies left on the ground? How many reports of violence before we are numb?
Galatians 3.23-29 The MOST Troubling Text 20160619 RSUMC
Now before faith came, we were imprisoned and guarded under the law until faith would be revealed. Therefore, the law was our disciplinarian until Christ came, so that we might be justified by faith. But now that faith has come, we are no longer subject to a disciplinarian, for, in Christ Jesus, you are all…
Romans 12:9-16 “Christian Living” 20160605 RSUMC
Let your Christian name tag match your heart, attitude and witness. as a follower of Jesus Christ.
As [Jesus] was going up to Jerusalem. When he had come near Bethphage and Bethany, at the place called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of the disciples, saying, “Go into the village ahead of you, and as you enter it you will find tied there a colt that has never been ridden.…