Archives for Jul 2014
July 30th, 2014 by Pastor Scott Rees
When you hear the phrase â€œThe Word of Godâ€, what comes to mind? My guess is that most people think of the Bible because we so often refer to it as â€œThe Word of God.â€ And it is. But what about the famous opening fourteen verses of Johnâ€™s Gospel that says the â€œWord was with God, and the Word was God,â€ and that â€œThe Word became flesh and lived among usâ€? The Bible didnâ€™t become flesh, right?
July 15th, 2014 by Pastor Scott Rees
As we read the Old Testament it can seem almost like an unbelievable story. Think of some well-known story like the parting of the Red Sea as Moses led Israel out of Egypt. It is such an overwhelmingly amazing story that people reduce the lesson of it to something like â€œGod will help us in difficult situations.â€