Why do you doubt?

Matthew 14:22-33 – Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,...

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Trust in God to Provide

Matthew 14:13-21 – When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns. 14 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them and healed their sick. 15 As...

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Keep the Unity of the Spirit

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Ephesians 4:1-7, 11-16 – As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to keep...

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Spend Time with the Good Shepherd

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Mark 6:30-34 – The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught. 31 Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, “Come with me...

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Jesus Sends Us to the World

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Mark 6:7-13 – Calling the Twelve to him, he sent them out two by two and gave them authority over evil spirits. 8 These were his instructions: “Take nothing for the journey except a staff—no bread, no bag, no money in your belts. 9 Wear...

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Honor Our Great Prophet

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Mark 6:1-6 Jesus left there and went to his hometown, accompanied by his disciples. 2 When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. “Where did this man get these things?” they asked. “What’s this wisdom...

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Be faithful to God’s Word

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Jeremiah 28:5-9 – Then the prophet Jeremiah replied to the prophet Hananiah before the priests and all the people who were standing in the house of the Lord. 6 He said, “Amen! May the Lord do so! May the Lord fulfill the words you have...

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The Kingdom of God Grows

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Mark 4:26-34 – He also said, “This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man scatters seed on the ground. 27 Night and day, whether he sleeps or gets up, the seed sprouts and grows, though he does not know how. 28 All...

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God Carries Us

(Written by Pastor Tim Redfield) Exodus 19:2-8a – After they set out from Rephidim, they entered the Desert of Sinai, and Israel camped there in the desert in front of the mountain. 3 Then Moses went up to God, and the Lord called to him from the mountain and said,...

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