The Most Important Story
As the book of Genesis begins to draw to a close, so too does the life of Jacob. Dear Jacob Keep Reading
Desperate Times, Desperate Measures—and Grace
Our passage this morning exemplifies the proverb, “Desperate times call for desperate measures.” As we’ve seen, in the case of Keep Reading
The Pilgrim Life
Once Joseph’s family arrived in Egypt from Canaan and he was at last reunited with his father, having learned the Keep Reading
The Power of Consolation
This morning’s passage is a reminder and example of the power of consolation. As defined by the dictionary, consolation is Keep Reading
Joseph Weeps a Third—and Fourth—Time
“Have you ever wondered,” asked my college roommate, “what is the purpose of tears?” She then went on to ponder Keep Reading
The Secret of Being Abased and Abounding
Having persuaded their father to allow them to return to Egypt with Benjamin in order that they might purchase more Keep Reading
A Providential Outlook on Life
Having celebrated our precious Lord Jesus’ last days of earthly life beginning with the joyous Palm Sunday celebration—to his torturous Keep Reading
Do You Believe This?
Easter Sunday confronts each and every person who has ever heard of Jesus of Nazareth with the statements and question Keep Reading
Why Jesus Chose to Die for Us
Almost every semester for the past three or so years, I’ve been responsible for running an online Christian Ethics class Keep Reading