It’s Your Turn

It’s Your Turn

2 What do you mean, you who keep repeating this proverb concerning the soil of Israel, “Fathers eat sour grapes, and their sons’ teeth are set on edge”? 3 As surely as I live, declares the Lord God, you will never again use this proverb in Israel. 4 Indeed, all souls...
Be a Fine Vine!

Be a Fine Vine!

Let me sing for my loved one a song about my loved one’s vineyard.My loved one had a vineyard on a fertile ridge.  2 He dug it up and gathered the stones out of it.  He planted it with the best vines.  He built a tower in the middle of it.  He also cut a winepress...
Be a Spiritual Watchman

Be a Spiritual Watchman

7 But I have appointed you, son of man, to be a watchman for the house of Israel. So whenever you hear a word from my mouth, you are to warn them from me. 8 When I say to a wicked man, “Wicked man, you shall surely die,” if you do not speak to warn the wicked man...
Follow the Right Way—God’s Way!

Follow the Right Way—God’s Way!

21 From that time, Jesus began to show his disciples that he had to go to Jerusalem and suffer many things from the elders, chief priests, and experts in the law, and be killed, and on the third day be raised again.  22 Peter took him aside and began to rebuke him,...
Our Church is Built on the Rock

Our Church is Built on the Rock

13 When Jesus came into the region of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Son of Man is?”   14 They said, “Some say John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.”  15 He said to them, “But you, who do...
Confidence in God’s Mercy

Confidence in God’s Mercy

13 I am speaking to you Gentiles. For as long as I am an apostle to the Gentiles, I am going to speak highly of my ministry. 14 Perhaps I may make my own people jealous, and so save some of them. 15 For if their rejection meant the reconciliation of the world, what...