David the Warrior

Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church June 23, 2019 1 Samuel 17: 2-11 (CEB) Saul and the Israelite army assembled and camped in the Elah Valley, where they got organized to fight the Philistines. 3The Philistines took positions on one hill while Israel took positions on the opposite hill. There was a valley between them. 4A [...]

We’ve Been Through Fire

Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church June 9, 2019 Pentecost Sunday Acts 2: 1-21 (CEB) When Pentecost Day arrived, they were all together in one place. 2 Suddenly a sound from heaven like the howling of a fierce wind filled the entire house where they were sitting. 3They saw what seemed to be individual flames of [...]

Jesus Speaks on Income Inequality

Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church May 26, 2019 Luke 12: 15-21, 42-43, 45-48 (CEB) Then Jesus said to them, “Watch out! Guard yourself against all kinds of greed. After all, one’s life isn’t determined by one’s possessions, even when someone is very wealthy.” 16Then he told them a parable: “A certain rich man’s land produced [...]

Jesus Speaks on Immigration

A Reading of Scripture Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church May 19, 2019 Genesis 46: 1-7 & 47: 1-6 (CEB) Israel packed up everything he owned and traveled to Beer-sheba. There he offered sacrifices to his father Isaac’s God. 2God said to Israel in a vision at night, “Jacob! Jacob!” and he said, “I’m here.” 3He [...]