Tag Archives: love

A Relationship with God

Deuteronomy 7:7-11 God didn’t choose the Israelites because there was anything particularly wonderful about them. And He continues to choose┬ápeople who are no big deal in the eyes of the world. Again, it isn’t about me, it’s about God. God … Continue reading

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David, a Man After God’s Own Heart

Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18 You know me & you love me. You know my thoughts. You can finish my sentences. You are familiar with my ways. You are always with me. It is all so wonderful. You knew me before I … Continue reading

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Psalm 107:1-9, 43

United Methodist Hymnal, page 830 Response: Give thanks to the Lord for steadfast love, for all God’s wonderful works. Give thanks to the Lord for he is good. His love is never ending. All who are saved from everywhere around … Continue reading

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Luke 12:13-21

Here we have a story of a greedy man. I saw something new in this story that I hadn’t noticed before: the focus on family vs. material things. Don’t you love how scripture is multi-layered, filled with a depth of … Continue reading

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