Posts from 2012

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Bible Reading for the Rest of December

by Midtown

This week I want to connect you to an Advent resource that you can use as you read your Bible each day. These resources have been highlighted by a sister church here in Raleigh (Christ the King Presbyterian‘s Worship Director, Bruce Benedict)  Explore the different resources that are listed here as you come to God’s […]

Piles of Leaves

by Midtown

Fall in Raleigh is beautiful. As the leaves change color bright yellows and reds can be seen in most every neighborhood you drive through. But another thing happens in Raleigh during the fall season – piles of leaves. In our great city all you have to do is rake your leaves to the curb and […]

Bible Reading December 3 – 8

by Midtown

This week we finished Proverbs! Monday – Proverbs 25 Tuesday – Proverbs 26 Wednesday – Proverbs 27 Thursday – Proverbs 28 Friday – Proverbs 29 Saturday – Proverbs 30-31

That Knot in Your Stomach

by Midtown

You know that feeling you get when the norm gets disturbed? Perhaps you’ve experienced this when you’ve heard the word “cancer.” Two members of my family have heard this word, and the knot that comes into your stomach is one that is hard to describe, but I feel that you understand it in your life. […]

Bible Reading for November 28 – December 1

by Midtown

This week as we look to advent, the coming of the Christ-child, reflect on these proverbs. Monday – Proverbs 19 Tuesday – Proverbs 20 Wednesday – Proverbs 21 Thursday – Proverbs 22 Friday – Proverbs 23 Saturday – Proverbs 24

You’re in Good Hands!

by Midtown

Betrayal has become a national topic this past week with the news that General David Petraeus resigned from his post as the Director of the CIA over the revelation of his extramarital affair.  Our church has been going through a sermon series on the gospel of Luke, and this past Sunday it just so happened […]

Bible Reading for November 19 – 23

by Midtown

During this Thanksgiving week, what better way to dive into the scriptures than to read from Proverbs, thanking God that he is the source of all wisdom! Monday – Proverbs 13 Tuesday – Proverbs 14 Wednesday – Proverbs 15 Thursday – Proverbs 16 Friday – Proverbs 17 Saturday – Proverbs 18

Bible Reading for November 12 – 17

by Midtown

We are continuing in Proverbs this week. Join us! Monday – Proverbs 7 Tuesday – Proverbs 8 Wednesday – Proverbs 9 Thursday – Proverbs 10 Friday – Proverbs 11 Saturday – Proverbs 12 Feel free to post to comments thoughts, observations or other things that come up as you read!

The Election: Helpful Reads

by Midtown

This past Tuesday we saw one of the most beautiful things about living in America…the fact that we can freely choose people to serve us in elected office. At the same time social media blew up with all measures of hatred and malice. As you consider the election and your roll as a Christian, here […]

How Should a Christian Respond if __________ is Elected President?

by Midtown

Every presidential election year is an emotional time for us as Americans.  On both sides of the political fence, hopes and dreams for the next 4 years seem to be tied to whether the right person is elected to office.  I have come to the conclusion that as a pastor the best use of my […]