Monthly Archives: January 2013

Drive Through Obedience (1/30/13)

Read: Exodus 10:1-12:13, Matthew 20:1-28, Psalm 25:1-15, Proverbs 6:6-11 “These are your instructions for eating this meal: Be fully dressed, wear your sandals, and carry your walking stick in your hand. Eat the meal with haste, for this is the Lord’s Passover. (Exodus

Drive Through Obedience (1/30/13)

Read: Exodus 10:1-12:13, Matthew 20:1-28, Psalm 25:1-15, Proverbs 6:6-11 “These are your instructions for eating this meal: Be fully dressed, wear your sandals, and carry your walking stick in your hand. Eat the meal with haste, for this is the Lord’s Passover. (Exodus

Mount Tabor (1/29/13)

Read: Exodus 8:1-9:35, Matthew 19:13-30, Psalm 24:1-10, Proverbs 6:1-5 Who may climb the mountain of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place? (Psalm 24:3) Relate: No, this isn’t the hill of the Lord. That is Jerusalem. Jerusalem, often called Mount Zion in

Mount Tabor (1/29/13)

Read: Exodus 8:1-9:35, Matthew 19:13-30, Psalm 24:1-10, Proverbs 6:1-5 Who may climb the mountain of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place? (Psalm 24:3) Relate: No, this isn’t the hill of the Lord. That is Jerusalem. Jerusalem, often called Mount Zion in

Beat Down of the Gods (1/28/13)

Read: Exodus 5:22-7:25, Matthew 18:21-19:12, Psalm 23:1-6, Proverbs 5:22-23 But I will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and though I multiply my signs and wonders in Egypt, he will not listen to you. Then I will lay my hand on Egypt and with mighty acts of judgment I

Beat Down of the Gods (1/28/13)

Read: Exodus 5:22-7:25, Matthew 18:21-19:12, Psalm 23:1-6, Proverbs 5:22-23 But I will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and though I multiply my signs and wonders in Egypt, he will not listen to you. Then I will lay my hand on Egypt and with mighty acts of judgment I

Subversive Hope (1/27/13)

Read: Exodus 4:1-5:21, Matthew 18:1-20, Psalm 22:19-31, Proverbs 5:15-21 As they left Pharaoh’s court, they confronted Moses and Aaron, who were waiting outside for them. (Exodus 5:20) Relate: Please bear with me while I imagine this confrontation… Foreman’s complaint: I can’t even

Subversive Hope (1/27/13)

Read: Exodus 4:1-5:21, Matthew 18:1-20, Psalm 22:19-31, Proverbs 5:15-21 As they left Pharaoh’s court, they confronted Moses and Aaron, who were waiting outside for them. (Exodus 5:20) Relate: Please bear with me while I imagine this confrontation… Foreman’s complaint: I can’t even

Mustard Seed (1/26/13)

Read: Exodus 2:11-3:22, Matthew 17:10-27, Psalm 22:1-18, Proverbs 5:7-14 “You don’t have enough faith,” Jesus told them. “I tell you the truth, if you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to

Mustard Seed (1/26/13)

Read: Exodus 2:11-3:22, Matthew 17:10-27, Psalm 22:1-18, Proverbs 5:7-14 “You don’t have enough faith,” Jesus told them. “I tell you the truth, if you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to

Ordinary Resurrections (1/25/13)

Read: Genesis 50:1-26, Exodus 1:1-2:10, Matthew 16:13-17:9, Psalm 21:1-13, Proverbs 5:1-6 Rise up, O Lord, in all your power. With music and singing we celebrate your mighty acts. (Psalm 21:13) React: Jacob dies. Joseph dies. A new Pharaoh comes to power who isn’t a

Ordinary Resurrections (1/25/13)

Read: Genesis 50:1-26, Exodus 1:1-2:10, Matthew 16:13-17:9, Psalm 21:1-13, Proverbs 5:1-6 Rise up, O Lord, in all your power. With music and singing we celebrate your mighty acts. (Psalm 21:13) React: Jacob dies. Joseph dies. A new Pharaoh comes to power who isn’t a

Tin Man (1/24/13)

Read: Genesis 48:1-49:33, Matthew 15:29-16:12, Psalm 20:1-9, Proverbs 4:20-27 Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. (Proverbs 4:23) Relate: The tin man in the story The Wizard of Oz didn’t start out as a tin man. Before

Tin Man (1/24/13)

Read: Genesis 48:1-49:33, Matthew 15:29-16:12, Psalm 20:1-9, Proverbs 4:20-27 Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. (Proverbs 4:23) Relate: The tin man in the story The Wizard of Oz didn’t start out as a tin man. Before