God’s love for sinners

March 6, 2016 Scripture Reading: Romans 5:1-21 Paul begins this passage with a bold statement: “We have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.” Think about that … this is huge! We have peace with God. We, who often don’t even have peace with ourselves, who struggle to live in peace in our families,…

God gets us out of the mess we’re in

February 28, 2016 Scripture Reading: Romans 3:9-31 When Paul says, “all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,” he speaks to Christians in Rome, people like us who believe in Christ, who are “loved by God and called to be saints” (Romans 1:7). He does not write to unbelievers. He’s not speaking…

Communion

February 7, 2016 Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 “Your meetings do more harm than good.” What a sad thing to say about a church. “You come together not for the better but for the worse.” The Corinthians came together regularly. No problem with that. Their meetings were eventful. There were food and drink. They enjoyed…