Helena Nazarene Church
Monday, November 12, 2018
Connect 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

No commentary for this week.

October 28th


Mark 10:35-45

Jesus' purpose here on earth was not of power but of service

Psalm 91:9-16

A commentary from Lent, but still relevant in every day worship

Hebrews 5:1-10

Jesus is all in all

Isaiah 53:4-12

Although the focus is on Good Friday, there are some encouraging comments on our God who became flesh, who knew no sin but dwelt among us, suffered for us and lives inside us.

 October 14th

Mark 10:17-31

Jesus tells the rich landowner; Sell everything and come walk with me...He asks us the same!

Amos 5:6-7, 10-15

Prophecy and Fruition of Israel's rebellion...are we like Israel?

Hebrews 4:12-16

Jesus is living and active.

Psalm 90:12-16

Matthew Henry's Commentary. Wise revelation in dealing with the Psalms.

October 7th 


 Mark 10:2-16

Jesus is the law and the law is not an outward action but an inward choice of the heart.

Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12

Knowing God's character through who we know Jesus was and is.

Psalm 8

God is above all creation. A well written commentary on this Psalm of praise to our God!

Genesis 2:18-24 

Being connected, cultivating relationships as Eve co-helped with Adam.