Helena Nazarene Church
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Connecting with God and Others

Commentary Notes

 The most reliable source for scripture is the Bible: God's word, Absolute Truth that is living; Sharper than a two edged sword, able to separate bone from marrow. 

Here are some commentaries from different authors.

 

THIS WEEKS LECTIONARY READINGS

 
The Baptism of our Lord
 
Fear Not for the Lord goes before you and is with you
 
Laying on of hands garnishes the Holy Spirit
 
A Testimony that YHWH is God

 

january 6, 2019

 
An Epiphany to not only Paul but for all the world
 
The birth of Christ and the Magi who followed the star to find Him
 
The redemption of Israel
 
A Declaration of a harmonious world through Christ Jesus

 

DECEMBER 31

 
Samuel as Priest & Prophet
 
Let us all Praise Him!
 
A fundamental change in identity 
 
The balancing of Jesus as Human and Jesus as God
 

Christmas scripture

 
Christmas Gospel
 
Christmas Epistle
 

 

DECEMBER 23 

 
Not dealing with our sickness leaves us vulnerable for destruction.
 
Rebel against the Empire & Proclaim the Hope in the Kingdom of Christ!
 
Looking to Baby Jesus

 

DECEMBER 16

 
There is always mercy and grace regardless of the judgments to come.
 
The great promise
 
All will be well because God says it will!
 
What then shall we do? A great commentary on how we are to live while waiting.

 

December 9

 
 
 
 

 

 

december 2

 

Jeremiah 33:14-16

Trusting Gods Promises in the Midst of Fear and Chaos

Psalm 25:1-10

Our Prayer & Identity

1 Thessalonians 3:9-13

Paul's Encouraging Words to the Church

Luke 21:25-36

The Importance of Eschatology