Set an example…

1 Timothy 4:12 It is no secret that in most cases, age often comes with wisdom.  The more experiences you have the more likely you are to have gained some sort of knowledge from them.  But Paul is warning us in this verse to not think that our lack of age, experience, and maybe evenContinue reading “Set an example…”

David Takes the Throne

The set up for this last section is this: David was supposed to be fighting AGAINST the Israelites on the side of the Philistines. He was “voted off the island” by the philistines to return to his home to find everything ravaged and all the women and children gone. He went to find the Amalekites,Continue reading “David Takes the Throne”

to kill or not to kill…

Pietro Antonio Magatti Our focus this week 1 Sam 23 with supplemental Psalms 31 and 1 Sam 24 with supplemental Psalm 63 Chapter 23 In 1 sam 32 we see David as a leader of a group of ragtag people from the wilderness doing what he knows how to do at this point. He isContinue reading “to kill or not to kill…”

Bigger Picture: Jonathan

1 Samuel 20 We pick up in 1 Sam 20 right after we see Saul layed out prophesying at Ramah, the place where David was in hiding with Samuel and where it seems that no one can go without being overwhelmed by the Holy Spirit.  Do you think there are places like this today? PlacesContinue reading “Bigger Picture: Jonathan”

David and Goliath

Image by https://www.richeybeckett.com/ Richey Beckett 1 Samuel chapter 17 I really want to encourage you to read this and follow along in your bible, so you have the story unfolding before you…so go grab a Bible, I’ll wait right here. Welcome back! As we know from last week, or if you are new to thisContinue reading “David and Goliath”

Sliders and Sangria

Wesley has been taking retreats for years. Our menu has varied on these retreats, but there was a time when every saturday lunch looked the same…THESE AMAZING AND SIMPLE SLIDERS. For Wesley Hour, we simplify our food, but since most of you are home with others I thought I would bulk this one up aContinue reading “Sliders and Sangria”