Bible Note #43: Peter’s Denial & Following Jesus–A Lenten Meditation

Peter’s Denial and Following JesusDrawn from Mark 14 Peter was standing by a fire in the middle of the courtyard of the high priest’s compound.  He was standing among a group of men.  He was trying to be inconspicuous, trying to sort of blend in.     He was chilled to the core, so that the … Continue reading Bible Note #43: Peter’s Denial & Following Jesus–A Lenten Meditation

Sermon #8 — “I’m Afraid: Fear, Faith, Fulness” — Matthew 8:23-27

With this sermon I begin what I intend to be a three-part series dealing with fear and Jesus' frequent statement "Don't be afraid."  In this sermon, I talk about Jesus' act of stilling the storm on the Sea of Galilee.  During the worship service in which I preached this sermon, we read Psalm 27 responsively.  … Continue reading Sermon #8 — “I’m Afraid: Fear, Faith, Fulness” — Matthew 8:23-27