Monday Morning Leftovers

Early Church Worship

If we believe in a worship gathering that is Biblical and simple, then it stands to reason that our worship services today would have things in common with the early church. This article was originally posted on Tim Challies blog. It was really interesting so I thought I would re-post it. The quote from Justin Martyr’s First Apology which…

Tabitha Who?

You’ve heard of Tabitha, right? She also occasionally went by the less-appealing Greek version of her name: Dorcas. Both names meant gazelle, which suited her because Arab people appreciated the animal for its grace. In Arabic literature it was a symbol most commonly associated with female beauty. Tabitha was more than just a pretty face, though. She also…

Monday Morning Leftovers – Acts 5

Series introduction: Good sermon preparation means over-preparing. Therefore, I tend to learn much more than I can share during the message. Sometimes it’s too much information and other times the material just doesn’t fit in the with the flow. This series of blogs is to address things left “on the cutting room floor” or questions that naturally arise out…

Monday Morning Leftovers

Introduction: Every time I prepare for a sermon I learn much more than I can share during the message. Sometimes it’s too much information and other times the material just doesn’t fit in the with the flow. I want to use this new series to address things left “on the cutting room floor” or to address questions that…