For Further Study Scripture texts for this message: Genesis 1 and 2; Leviticus 18:22, 20:13; Romans 1: 26-27; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11. In addition to studying these texts on your own and checking out the Resources for Changing Lives rack in the narthex, you might read Joe Dallas and Nancy Heche, The Complete Christian Guide to […]
This morning’s message is taken from the booklet “Angry Children,” by Michael R. Emlet, M.D. What is an angry child? Where does anger come from? Take the log out of your own eye. Aim for the heart. Understand the wider context of your child’s anger. Develop strategies for the crisis moment. Hang on to hope.
Scholars differ on the authorship of Lamentations. The Greek translation of the Old Testament attributes the book to the prophet, Jeremiah. Verse 1 in the Septuagint reads, “After the captivity of Israel & the destruction of Jerusalem, Jeremiah sat weeping & composed this lament, saying…” Certainly today’s text, chapter 3, fits what we know of […]