Messages from Young Adults

Archive for December, 2010

Lesson 1: Emotions

Lesson 1: Emotions

“She’s a live wire.” “He’s wears his heart on his sleeve.” “She’s so mellow…”

God?

God?

It all began a few years back. I could not understand how people talked about the same God, read the same bible, yet came to completely different ideas of who God was. Some said (and still do) that He is a crazy ruler, ready to strike you down at any moment. Some said  (and still […]

Lesson 13: Baruch – Building a Legacy in a Crumbling World

Lesson 13: Baruch – Building a Legacy in a Crumbling World

Two interns. Two very different outcomes. The career of one, Gehazi, blazed brightly for a short time but then ignited into a fireball of shame and burnt out. The career of the other, Baruch, as far as we know, stayed the course despite some serious obstacles.

Lesson 11:The widow of Zarephath: The leap of faith

Anytime I hear the word or see the name Zarephath, I think of this Christian station based in Zarephath, New Jersey and almost every weekend, I volunteer my time to help them. It is amazing what faith can do and what happens when we take that leap of faith. How many people in the Bible […]

Lession 10: The Man of God

The higher they are, the harder they fall. Amidst secession and civil war, a king tries to shore up his political support be tweaking religion in his favor. But one man, who the Bible does not even name, is courageous enough to stand up to the king and all his supporters and declare that their […]