Minden Press-Herald

Sunday
Apr 20th

Good News

Reflections of Faith

Sarah: Mother of Israel (Isaac)

Most of us know it, as one of the fist Old Testament sagas. The story unfolds like a soap opera, 'Days of our Disobedience'! When God made a very special promise to Abraham and Sarah, even though they were old, God came through! Every good story has a few shenanigan's from the "promisee's".

We find Sarah, a princess married to a wealthy man-Abraham, barren and miserable without child. She was undoubtedly mocked by the women in her town, but she was also looked down upon by religious leaders. In those days women who had no children were thought to be cursed and unclean before God. Some women were even stoned at their husbands' request. Yes, Sarah needed this promised child.

Read more...
 
The Upward Look

Prodded to pray

"And it came about that while He was praying in a certain place, after He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, "Lord, teach us to pray just as John also taught...

Read more...
The Bible Speaks

Come . . . Go

Have you ever attended an extremely inspiring meeting that was so satisfying you wished it would never end? What must it have been like for the disciples to sit raptly li...

Read more...
The Upward Look

There's a new world coming

This was a popular song in the 70's by Mama Cass....'a new world coming, and it's just around the bend; a new world coming, this one's coming to an end; yes, a new voice ...

Read more...
The Bible Speaks

Elijah times three

Israel was in a period of spiritual crisis at the time that Elijah came on the scene. King Ahab "did evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him" 1 Kings...

Read more...
Page 60 of 70

Advertisment

Advertisement

Advertisement

Facebook

Who's Online

We have 955 guests and 1 member online