Studies in Hebrews

Hebrews 11:8-11

Adult Class Hebrews 11:8-11 ESV By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going. 9 By faith he went to live in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, living in…

Agabus' Prophecy to Paul

Acts 21:10-14

New Covenant Prophets Acts 21:10-14 ESV 10 While we were staying for many days, a prophet named Agabus came down from Judea. 11  And coming to us, he took Paul’s belt and bound his own feet and hands and said, “Thus says the Holy Spirit, ‘This is how the Jews at Jerusalem will bind the man…

Studies in Hebrews

Hebrews 11:4-7

Adult Class Hebrews 11:4-7 ESV Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. 2 For by it the people of old received their commendation. 3 By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 21:4-9

Paul Drawing Nearer to Jerusalem Acts 21:4-9 ESV And when we had parted from them and set sail, we came by a straight course to Cos, and the next day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara. 2 And having found a ship crossing to Phoenicia, we went aboard and set sail. 3 When we had come…

Matthew's Gospel

The Sermon on the Mount

An Introduction Matthew 5:1-2 ESV 1 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for…

Studies in Hebrews

Hebrews 11 By Faith

Adult Class Hebrews 11:1-7 ESV Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. 2 For by it the people of old received their commendation. 3 By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:36-21:4

Paul’s Departure for Jerusalem Acts 20:36-21:4 ESV And when he had said these things, he knelt down and prayed with them all. And there was much weeping on the part of all; they embraced Paul and kissed him, being sorrowful most of all because of the word he had spoken, that they would not see his face…

Jesus washing Peter's feet

Serve as Christ Serves Us

We must learn of Jesus.   John 13:1-20 ESV 1 Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2 During supper, when the devil…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:31-35

Paul’s Address to the Elders at Miletus… continued Acts 20:31-35 ESV Therefore be alert, remembering that for three years I did not cease night or day to admonish every one with tears. 32 And now I commend you to God and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up and to…