A promise is powerful. Those waiting for promises to be fulfilled will often remind the one who made the promise so that the fulfillment can come more quickly. Those keeping promises find satisfaction in providing what was meant to be had all along. In Daniel 9, we learn about how Daniel discovered God’s promises and […]

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Many are familiar with the account of Daniel in the den of lions. While you and I may never face that particular brand of punishment, we still face opposition and consequences for how we live our lives. The lessons of Daniel serve us well as an example of faithfulness to God throughout one’s life. To […]

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God Gives Wisdom (Daniel 2)

We are told Daniel was “10 times better” than other advisers to King Nebuchadnezzar. Was that a valid claim? How can that be measured? Was he really that good? Daniel chapter 2 answers that question definitively! More important than the glimpse into the future history of the world that is given is the lesson that […]

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The Next Frontier (Romans 15:23 – 33)

Mankind has always had a fascination with “what else is out there” – and it was shown to us vividly this week with the SpaceX launch. In Paul’s day, the “outer regions” was a recent province named Spain. As Paul prepares to journey to this remote outpost, he shares with the Roman church how to […]

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Enjoy Your Relationship! (John 17:20 – 26)

The relationship we enjoy with Jesus as our Lord and Savior is meant to be an encouragement and joy to us each day. As we look at the High Priestly prayer of Jesus, we find reasons to be encouraged and evidence that God is concerned for our safety and well-being. Our guest speaker today, Brenden […]

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