Bible Challenge — February 2020

MY TWEET LORD ------MATTHEW Read Matthew 9:9-13****** Can you believe God called a corrupt tax collector to follow him.  That’s like God marching into the Capitol building in Washington and asking a shady politician to follow him.  Or entering a women’s clinic and asking an abortion doctor to follow him.  Or busting through an Al … Continue reading Bible Challenge — February 2020

Bible Challenge — January 2020

KIDS SAYETH THE CUTEST THNGS—SHADRACH, MESHACH, ABEDNEGO Read Daniel 3**** Is life turning up the heat?  Imagine how Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego felt.  Their survival in the fiery furnace tells us how we can survive when things get hot. Don’t  run away from the fire.  Accsused of worshiping God despite public policy that said they … Continue reading Bible Challenge — January 2020

Bible Challenge — December 2019

GENEALOGY OF JESUS   READ MATTHEW 1:1-17******’’ I don’t know if I would publicize my genealogy if it looked like Jesus’:   Two men who had sex with their wives’ handmaidens. One who slept with his daughter-in-law A prostitute Someone who killed the husband of a woman he’d gotten pregnant A line of political leaders … Continue reading Bible Challenge — December 2019

Bible Challenge — November 2019

BIBICAL GREETING CARDS---JOB Read 1 JOB 1.  **** The book of Job tells us that God loves to do protective gardening.  How does HE do that?  He plants a hedge around us.  A hedge is a thick brush that makes it difficult for invading armies to plow through and attack their target.  God’s hedge keeps … Continue reading Bible Challenge — November 2019

Bible Challenge — October 2019

BIBLE CHALLENGE CSI HOLY LAND—JEZEBEL Read 1 Kings 21 and 2 Kings 9:30-37 **** The Bible is full of violence.  Its pages show the worst to us.   That’s to be expected.  Mankind is prone to hate and kill, but thankfully the bad guys never win. Jezebel was the  baddest bad girl of the Bible.  She’s … Continue reading Bible Challenge — October 2019

Bible Challenge — September 2019

BIBLE CHALLENGE KIDS SAYETH THE CUTEST THINGS -- DAVID AND GOLIATH Read 1 SAMUEL-17:40-58 **** Maybe you’ve heard the expression, “hurt people hurt people.”  Those who have been criticized or rejected criticize and reject others to make themselves feel bigger.  Goliath needed some serious counseling.  As a kid, Goliath must have been called string bean … Continue reading Bible Challenge — September 2019

Bible Challenge — August 2019

BOOK OF ROMANS Read Romans 8:14-30. **** One of Rome’s greatest contribution to the world during their empire’s reign was the construction of roads.  Estimates attribute to Rome nearly two hundred fifty thousand miles of roads, connecting countries and making travel easier. One of Paul’s greatest contributions to our faith is Roman Road, a series … Continue reading Bible Challenge — August 2019

Bible Challenge — July 2019

CSI Holy Land--Eglon Read Judges 3:12-30**** During a tumultuous time in Israel’s history, at the beginning of their occupation fo the promised land, leadership was nonexistent.  God turned to judges to bring judgment on the enemies, delivering God’s people from oppression.  King Eglon, a Moabite working with the Ammonites and Amalekites, became that kind of … Continue reading Bible Challenge — July 2019

Bible Challenge — June 2019

WHAT DO YOU NOAH ABOUT THE ARK? Read GENESIS 6-9 – 7:13******* If God came to you and asked you to do  something, what excuse would you give him? “I’ve never done that before.” “I’m too old (or too young).” “But I’m going to face opposition.” “Oh no, the forecast looks rainy.” When God asks … Continue reading Bible Challenge — June 2019

Bible Challenge — May 2019

KIDS SAYETY the CUTEST THINGS----JONAH Read Jonah 1.******* God called Jonah to preach a message of repentance to the people of Nineveh, the capital city of the Assyrian Empire, who were, at the time, oppressing the Israelites.  It would be like a rabbi in Jerusalem traveling to Iran, walking into downtown Tehran and sating, “Hey, … Continue reading Bible Challenge — May 2019