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Message Supplement for 20 November 2022: “Mocker & Shocker”

The scripture passage for today’s message is Luke 23: 33-43. Today’s message covers a scene from Calvary, where Jesus and two anonymous men were executed. Redemption is a key theme amid the drama of the crucifixion. This is not a light, happy topic and the issue of persecution is...
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Message Supplement for 13 November 2022: “Work for Food?”

The scripture passage for today’s message is 2 Thessalonians 3: 6-13. Today’s message reveals Paul the Apostle’s work & welfare ethic. Paul wrote that “with toil and labor we worked night and day, so that we might not burden any of you” (2 Thessalonians 3:8b) and also “Anyone unwilling...
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Message Supplement for 6 November 2022: “The End is Dear”

Bible verses for today’s message: 2 Thessalonians 2: 1-5, Luke 20: 27-38, Luke 21: 5-19, & Matthew 24: 1-35 Today’s topic is Jesus’ return at the end of history, also known as his second coming, which is supposed to occur before, during, or even after history’s final conflict, referred...
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Message Supplement for 30 October 2022: “Short but Sweet”

Verses for today’s message: Luke 19: 1-10 Today we meet Zacchaeus, the diminutive rich man who wanted to see Jesus. The gist is that even when you come up short, God’s redemption can elevate you. Zacchaeus was fortunate to be near Jesus, who was strolling by one day amid...
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Message Supplement for 23 October 2022: “Pure Prayer”

The scripture passage inspiring today’s message is Luke 18: 9-14. Today’s message is based on Jesus’ story about two praying men at the Jerusalem Temple. The gist of the lesson is that self-righteous pride contaminates what would otherwise be a more effective prayer. The first praying man in Jesus’...
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Message Supplement for 16 October 2022: “Overcome Captivity”

The scripture passage for today’s message is Jeremiah 31:27-34. The Old Testament prophet Jeremiah pondered momentous changes: “The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah” (Jeremiah 31: 31). There are wondrous ramifications...
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Message Supplement for 9 October 2022: “Gratitude Attitude”

The scripture passages for today’s message are Jeremiah 29:1,4-7 & Luke 17:11-19. Today’s theme is that gratitude is a great attitude. We begin by reviewing how The Old Testament prophet Jeremiah encouraged his fellow Jewish exiles to settle down and make the best of a horrible situation.  There was...
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Sunday Message Supplement for 2 October 2022: “Faith Rekindling”

Bible verses for today’s message: 2 Timothy 1:1-14 Paul begins with a reminder about God’s momentous gift of faith, which requires periodic rekindling. As with many other life areas, faith waxes and wanes. This means that you’re invited to manage your spiritual life so that when things get tough...
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Sunday Message Supplement for 25 September 2022: “Money Lovin’ “

MESSAGE SUPPLEMENT Verses for today’s message: 1 Timothy 6:6-19, Luke 16:19-31 The Bible is filled with statements against materialism, wealth and greed. Accordingly, Paul the prolific New Testament writer warned against money’s allure: “The love of money is a root of all kinds of evil and in their eagerness...
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