Irving, Texas

Sunday Reflections

In the Blink of an Eye

In the blink of an eye, those who hailed Jesus as Messiah turned on him and cried out “crucify him!” He wasn’t doing what they expected. He didn’t gather an army to overthrow the Romans. The Son of God did not meet their expectations. And what about now? We hail him as Messiah, yet do…

What Would Jesus Tell You?

Just Supposing…. Tonight, you are at home, in the last hour before your bedtime.   Suddenly, Jesus is there in your room visible, what would He say to you about your week?             Each Sunday, we say that we believe that He will come again to judge the living and the dead in the Nicene Creed.  …

Sunday Reflection

1 Corinthians 10:1-13 “… our ancestors were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, and all ate the same spiritual food, and all drank the same spiritual drink. For they drank from the spiritual rock that followed them, and…

Sunday Reflection

Genesis 15:1-18. God doesn’t call us by putting an announcement in the bulletin: “We need more ushers! If you’re willing to serve, please let us know!” No… God calls us by name, just as he called Abram. All Abram wanted was a child. But God had bigger plans. His plans are always bigger than ours.…

Sunday Reflection; March 27, 2016

Different News Feed Just women were the first evangelists For what had happened on that day; After their fear, they ran to tell the news, And weren’t believed; So now we say, “Well, color me surprised! What’s new? Like, duh!” When Luke says Peter checked it out And found it so, and yet he just…

Sunday Reflection; March 20, 2016

Coming to the City Nearest You Jesus comes to Jerusalem, the city nearest you. Jesus comes to the gate, to the synagogue, to houses prepared for wedding parties, to the pools where people wait to be healed, to the temple where lambs are sold, to gardens, beautiful in the moonlight. He comes to the governor’s…