'Good Samaritan' Tagged Posts

'Good Samaritan' Tagged Posts

MEET DR. LUKE

In the last couple of years our sermon series have covered portions of both the Old & New Testaments.  Most recently, we have studied: Gems From The Prophet Jeremiah The Acts Of The Apostles The “Joseph” Chapters of Genesis The Life of Solomon from 1 Kings The Letter of Paul To The Philippians The Prophet Obadiah On this first Sunday of Advent we return once more to the heart of it all – to the life of our Lord and…

A FAMILIAR VOICE?

In June of 1940, Hitler’s armies were poised to destroy the cornered British army stranded on the beaches of Dunkirk. As the British people anxiously awaited word of their countrymen’s fate, a three-word message was transmitted from the besieged army:  “But if not…” The British public recognized the familiar words from the King James Version of the Bible…the words of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego when King Nebuchadnezzar threatened to cast them into the fiery furnace:  “Our God whom we serve…

“LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR”

On another occasion than today’s text, Jesus said, “Love your neighbor as yourself.”  “And who is my neighbor?” replied a clever teacher of the law. As though to say:  “Jesus, this business about loving one’s neighbor is not such an easy thing.  Is it the old woman locked away for years in the nursing home?  Is it the man with whom I do business?  Is it the boy I hire to cut my lawn?  Is it my wife, my child,…