Life was Cheap

Today’s Journey Through Scripture Readings:  2 Chronicles 13-14; John 12:1-26 Six days before Passover, Jesus came to Bethany, home of Lazarus, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. 2 Lazarus and his sisters hosted a dinner for him. Martha served and Lazarus was among those who joined him at the table. 3 Then Mary took an extraordinary amount, almost three-quartersContinue reading “Life was Cheap”

To Die For the Nation

Today’s Journey Through Scripture Readings: 2 Chronicles 10-12; John 11:30-57 47 Then the chief priests and Pharisees called together the council and said, “What are we going to do? This man is doing many miraculous signs! 48 If we let him go on like this, everyone will believe in him. Then the Romans will come and take away both ourContinue reading “To Die For the Nation”

Journey Through Scripture – June

At the end of June, we will cross the half-way turn. We got started on this Journey beginning January 1st. If you have missed some along the way, at this point I would recommend you start where we are and at the end of December, start from the beginning and read until you reach yourContinue reading “Journey Through Scripture – June”

Plain Janes: Clear, Cool, Water

This is the worship service at First United Methodist Church in Sweeny, TX on May 27, 2018. 4 Jesus had to go through Samaria. 5 He came to a Samaritan city called Sychar, which was near the land Jacob had given to his son Joseph.6 Jacob’s well was there. Jesus was tired from his journey, so he sat downContinue reading “Plain Janes: Clear, Cool, Water”

What if it Had Been Tuesday?

Today’s Journey Through Scripture Readings: 1 Chronicles 28-29; John 9:24-41 26 They questioned him: “What did he do to you? How did he heal your eyes?” 27 He replied, “I already told you, and you didn’t listen. Why do you want to hear it again? Do you want to become his disciples too?” 28 They insulted him: “You areContinue reading “What if it Had Been Tuesday?”

The Things We Don’t Understand

Today’s Journey Through Scripture Readings: 1 Chronicles 25-27; John 9:1-23 13 Then they led the man who had been born blind to the Pharisees.14 Now Jesus made the mud and smeared it on the man’s eyes on a Sabbath day. 15 So Pharisees also asked him how he was able to see. The man told them, “He put mud onContinue reading “The Things We Don’t Understand”

A Peeping Tom Story?

Today’s Journey Through Scripture Readings: 1Chron 19-21; John 8:1-27 3 The legal experts and Pharisees brought a woman caught in adultery. Placing her in the center of the group, 4 they said to Jesus, “Teacher, this woman was caught in the act of committing adultery. 5 In the Law, Moses commanded us to stone women like this. What do youContinue reading “A Peeping Tom Story?”