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Faithful, Whatever by Bob Thompson

November 11th, 2018

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The Lord rewards Caleb for a lifetime of quiet faith and faithfulness. Joshua 14:6-15 Veterans Day We couldn’t have a better Scripture text for Veterans’ Day weekend. The first half of the book of Joshua (chapters 1-12) chronicles the battles the Israelites fought as they occupied their new homeland at the command and in fulfillment […]

A Day Like No Other by Bob Thompson

November 4th, 2018

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We pray big prayers because of God’s nature and character. Joshua 10:1-15   The Corinth Hope Center It was a day like no other. This past week Linda and joined the Nicaragua team for a part of their mission trip to Matagalpa, a city of about 200,000 two hours north of the capital, Managua. It’s […]

Just in Case by Bob Thompson

October 28th, 2018

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The line between good and evil runs through the middle of me. Joshua 9:1-27 October 25, 2018 Reliving the past It’s hard not to see a particular Scripture passage or sermon through the lens of my own personal experiences during a given week.  My goal is to teach the Bible, not tell stories about my […]

Let’s Wake the Deal by Bob Thompson

October 21st, 2018

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If you didn’t get a Jesus deal, you didn’t get a deal at all! Joshua 8:30-35   Deals are everywhere My sermon title is a play on the title of a game show called “Let’s Make a Deal” that first aired more than a half-century ago. I associate the show with Monty Hall, but younger […]

What God Wants by Bob Thompson

October 15th, 2018

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God wants to be known, not understood. Joshua 7:1-15 Not enough patience When I went out to get the paper before church a few weeks ago on a Sunday morning, I met a neighbor I’ve never met before even though we’ve lived three doors apart for almost twenty years. Michael was out walking his little […]