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Noblesse Oblige by Bob Thompson

May 7th, 2018

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There is no greater example of undeserved privilege than that of a Christian. Philippians 1:27-30   Citizenship “I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.” What does it mean to you that you are a citizen of the United States? The website of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says, “Citizenship […]

Living vs. Death by Bob Thompson

April 30th, 2018

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Pastors Paul Cummings and Bob Thompson Philippians 18b-26   Bob The Scripture passage before us today offers a series of contrasts between living and death. Pastor Paul and I decided on Thursday of this week that we would share the sermon time by splitting those two topics. But who should take which one? 

Through Gospel Lenses by Bob Thompson

April 23rd, 2018

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The Gospel of Jesus Christ is the best remedy for envy.  Philippians 1:12-18a   A very old problem Envy is a very old problem. Envy enters the Bible’s story with Eve’s first sin in the Garden of Eden. Cain killed his brother out of envy. Proverbs 14:30 says “Envy rots the bones.” Aristotle (384-322 BC) […]

What Makes Paul Swear by Bob Thompson

April 16th, 2018

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It’s God who began the good work and God who will finish what he started. Philippians 1:1-11   By God I love you! If you heard somewhere recently that Luke is my favorite book of the Bible, that was so last week! Today we dive into Philippians. I chose a verse from Philippians at age […]