In Luke 8:22-39 Jesus delivers a demon possessed man. This was a rude re-entry into the world for the disciples who had been spending time with Jesus in a boat. Dystopia is the opposite of utopia. We don't live in utopia.
Philippians 4:1-9 gives 5 tools for keeping positive in a negative world. Also music by Ryan Kargel
Peter Ellis speaks on Paul's way of dealing with life's difficulties, especially persecution. Based on 2 Corinthians 11 and 12.
Father's Day focus on the role of fathers in God's design. Taken from Proverbs 3:1-12
Exodus chapter 8 deals with Pharaoh's refusal to repent. Repentance has fallen into disrepute these days but has value for seeing God at work in our lives.
Exodus 7 gives the start of the 10 plagues. Shows how knowing God and His ways gives guidance for us in daily life. Music by Pat Veer
Exodus 4 tells of Moses's resistance to God's call and God's reminder that the fear is real but He is greater than the spiritual forces Moses will encounter.
Exodus 3 and 4 shows God interacting with Moses about his calling to lead. God reveals his personal name Yahweh as the authority behind Moses.
Exodus 3 teaches us that God has a calling for everybody. Moses' reaction to the burning bush sounds familiar.
1 Samuel chapter one gives the birth of the Prophet Samuel but from his mother's point of view. Also a look at metaphors for God that teach his nurturing nature.