In Matthew 21 we read the account of Jesus turning over the tables of the money-changers in the temple, exclaiming: And He said to them, “It is written, ‘My house shall be called a house of prayer,’ but you have made it a ‘den of thieves.’” (Matthew 21:13) The verse Jesus quoted came from our […]
One of the songs we regularly sing at our church is Passion’s “Come to the Water”- this song is based on Isaiah 55:1-2: “Ho! Everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; And you who have no money, come, buy and eat. Yes, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Why do you […]
Easter message 2015 – The Resurrection was for us!
In honor of my savior, who died for me… Isaiah 53: 1 Who has believed our message? To whom has the Lord revealed His powerful arm? 2 My Servant grew up in the Lord’s presence like a tender green shoot, like a root in dry ground. There was nothing beautiful or majestic about his appearance, […]
How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who proclaims peace, who brings glad tidings of good things, who proclaims salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns!” (Isaiah 52:7) Everyone loves good news: “The baby came, and she’s beautiful!” “We’re getting married!” Goods new can be especially good when […]
Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look on the earth beneath. For the heavens will vanish away like smoke, the earth will grow old like a garment, and those who dwell in it will die in like manner; But My salvation will be forever, and My righteousness will not be abolished. (Isaiah 51:6) […]