Choosing Our Friends

When you think of church-goers, what image comes to mind? Now I realize that since everyone here is a church-goer, this may be a more difficult question to answer. But for those who perhaps came to Christian faith later in life, do you remember what you thought about when you …

Taming the Tongue

James 3:1–12 “May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, [O] Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.”[1] These beautiful words may be found at the close of Psalm 19. They were written by David, that great writer of sacred songs—which is …

God Hears from Heaven and Forgives on Earth (1 Kings 8:22-30, 41-43)

1 Kings 8:22–30, 41–43 God Hears from Heaven and Forgives on Earth Laura Miguélez Quay Linebrook Church September 2, 2018 This morning is the last in our series[1] from Samuel and Kings that began with Samuel’s call; touched briefly upon Saul, Israel’s first king; spent weeks with David, Israel’s most …