Our Complicated, Beautiful, Nonsense Life
Our Complicated, Beautiful, Nonsense Life Posted June 2, 2021 by Pastor Shep In our church-wide Bible reading plan we’ve hit the wisdom books of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and the Song of Solomon. In this midweek update pastor Shep acknowledges their apparent contradictions, but encourages us to think of them as one book that […]
What do I do with that!
What do I do with that! Posted May 12, 2021 by Jake Fairfield Have you found some of the passages you’ve been reading in the church-wide Bible reading plan challenging, harsh, and even a bit shocking? Chelten Youth Ministries Director, Jake Fairfield, walks us through a few of them.
Message of the Prophets (Reflection Podcast)
Message of the Prophets (Reflection Podcast) Posted April 27, 2021 Who are the Hebrew prophets? What was the goal of their message? And how can their words bring hope to us today? God wants his people to flourish – to experience peace and joy in a community of love. But sin destroys a community. So […]
Don’t Live Your Life in the Wilderness
Don’t Live Your Life in the Wilderness Posted February 24, 2021 by Pastor Shep After clarifying some details about our Bible reading plan, sharing some helpful resources and pointing out that the title of the book of Numbers is not the original one, pastor Shep takes us to the wilderness. Throughout the Bible, this 40-year […]
The Moses Diet Explained
The Moses Diet Explained Posted February 10, 2021 by Pastor Bill In our church-wide Bible reading plan we have hit the book of Leviticus. Have you ever wondered why God gave all those dietary laws to the Israelites? Some of our favorite foods are on the do-not-eat list. And why in the New Testament do […]
The Gospel According to Exodus 25
The Gospel According to Exodus 25 Posted January 27, 2020 by Pastor Shep In our church-wide Bible reading plan many of you have reached Exodus 25-27. There’s a lot of details in these chapters and it’s tempting to skim through them. But don’t. Let pastor Shep inspire you to keep reading by leading you on […]
Am I Enough?
Am I Enough? Posted January 20, 2020 by Pastor Shep Am I enough? Have you ever asked that question? Whether you know it or not, this is the primary question that you are constantly asking. From a young age, we are trained to think that the answer to that question is tied directly to our […]
The Flood: Was God Angry?
The Flood: Was God Angry? Posted January 5, 2020 by Pastor Shep January 4 was Day 2 of our Bible reading plan – and we came to one of the most well-known stories in the whole Bible: Noah’s Ark. What do you think God‘s emotion was when he judged the earth in Genesis 6-9 with […]