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Monday, July 7, 2024 – Psalm 94:8 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Psalm 94:8 (NLT) 8 Think again, you fools! When will you finally catch on? What does it look like when we are rebuked for our sinfulness?  To what degree should we expect God in Christ...

Monday, July 1, 2024 – 2 Chronicles 31:1 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Chronicles 31:1 (NLT)1 When the festival ended, the Israelites who attended went to all the towns of Judah, Benjamin, Ephraim, and Manasseh, and they smashed all the sacred pillars, cut...

Friday, June 28, 2024 – 2 Kings 17:7 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Kings 17:7 (NLT)7 This disaster came upon the people of Israel because they worshiped other gods. They sinned against the Lord their God, who had brought them safely out of Egypt...

Thursday, June 27, 2024 – Hosea 11:1 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Hosea 11:1 (NLT)1 “When Israel was a child, I loved him, and I called my son out of Egypt. The prophet Hosea is like all the prophets: they want us repent, because God wants us to repent, so...

PASTOR’S PEN FOR JULY 2024

 I LOVE history, like others love to fish, hunt, polish cars, watch football, or any other sport.  I love obscure history, political history, religious history, and a great deal of other aspects of...

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 – Hosea 4:12 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Hosea 4:12 (NLT)12 They ask a piece of wood for advice! They think a stick can tell them the future! Longing after idols has made them foolish. They have played the prostitute, serving other...

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 – Isaiah 12:2 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Isaiah 12:2 (NLT)2 See, God has come to save me. I will trust in him and not be afraid. The Lord God is my strength and my song; he has given me victory.” How easy or difficult is...

Monday, June 24, 2024 – Isaiah 9:6 (NLT)- Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Isaiah 9:6 (NLT)6 For a child is born to us, a son is given to us. The government will rest on his shoulders. And he will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father...

Tuesday, June 11, 2024 – 1 Kings 17:13 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

1 Kings 17:13 (NLT)13 But Elijah said to her, “Don’t be afraid! Go ahead and do just what you’ve said, but make a little bread for me first. Then use what’s left to prepare a meal for...

JUNE 2024 – PASTOR’S PEN FROM PASTOR BOB

This Pastor’s Pen might seem a little late, but I’ve been thinking about it ever since Memorial Day.  I wanted to make a couple of observations that pertain to Memorial Day.  First, I want to make...

Monday, June 10, 2024 – 1 Kings 16:2 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

1 Kings 16:2 (NLT)2 “I lifted you out of the dust to make you ruler of my people Israel, but you have followed the evil example of Jeroboam. You have provoked my anger by causing my people...

Monday, June 3, 2024 – Proverbs 23:23 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Proverbs 23:23 (NLT)23 Get the truth and never sell it; also get wisdom, discipline, and good judgment. How easy is it to get truth?  In today’s world, we are all encouraged to speak “our truth.”...

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 – Proverbs 6:6 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Proverbs 6:6 (NLT)6 Take a lesson from the ants, you lazybones. Learn from their ways and become wise! I don’t know how many of you like Leon Redbone, but when I read this proverb, my mind immediately...

Monday, May 20, 2024 – Psalm 83:4 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Psalm 83:4 (NLT) 4 “Come,” they say, “let us wipe out Israel as a nation. We will destroy the very memory of its existence.”  Isn’t it surprising how much in life has changed over the years...

Tuesday, May 14, 2024 – Psalm 103:15 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Psalm 103:15 (NLT)15 Our days on earth are like grass; like wildflowers, we bloom and die. Not to be a buzz kill, but our lives are pretty limited in terms of the span of our days.  The psalmist...

Thursday, May 9, 2024 – Psalm 29:6 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Psalm 29:6 (NLT)6 He makes Lebanon’s mountains skip like a calf; he makes Mount Hermon leap like a young wild ox. It is interesting how recently West Mifflin was largely farmland.  There are...

Thursday, May 2, 2024 – 2 Samuel 24:1 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Samuel 24:1 (NLT): Once again the anger of the Lord burned against Israel, and he caused David to harm them by taking a census. “Go and count the people of Israel and Judah,” the Lord told him.  1...

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 – 2 Samuel 22:47 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Samuel 22:47 (NLT)47 “The Lord lives! Praise to my Rock! May God, the Rock of my salvation, be exalted! Our verse today is at the conclusion of a long Song of Praise by David...

MAY 2024 PASTORAL LETTER FROM PASTOR BOB

Recently, those who have been reading the news have seen pro-Palestinian and anti-Israeli, as well as anti-Jewish protestors seemingly take over elite college campuses across the...

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 – 2 Samuel 19:41 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Samuel 19:41 (NLT)41 But all the men of Israel complained to the king, “The men of Judah stole the king and didn’t give us the honor of helping take you, your household, and all your men...

Monday, April 29, 2024 – Psalm 3:5 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

Psalm 3:5 (NLT)5 I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the Lord was watching over me. Psalm 3 is a song of David when he fled from Absalom.  David is running and trying to get away...

Thursday, April 25, 2024 – 1 Chronicles 19:3 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

1 Chronicles 19:3 (NLT)3 the Ammonite commanders said to Hanun, “Do you really think these men are coming here to honor your father? No! David has sent them to spy out the land so they can...

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 – 2 Samuel 7:8 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Samuel 7:8 (NLT)8 “Now go and say to my servant David, ‘This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies has declared: I took you from tending sheep in the pasture and selected you to be...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 – 2 Samuel 6:21 (NLT) – Verse of the Day Reflection with Pastor Bob

2 Samuel 6:21 (NLT)21 David retorted to Michal, “I was dancing before the Lord, who chose me above your father and all his family! He appointed me as the leader of Israel, the people of...

Join Us for Summer’s Best 2 Weeks at Lebanon Church!

An Inspirational Summer Experience Awaits! Summer’s Best 2 Weeks (SB2W) at Lebanon Church is the highlight of the summer for youth, offering a mix of sports, creative activities, and spiritual...

Join Us for Summer’s Best 2 Weeks at Lebanon Church!

An Inspirational Summer Experience Awaits! Summer’s Best 2 Weeks (SB2W) at Lebanon Church is the highlight of the summer for youth, offering a mix of sports, creative activities, and spiritual...

12 must-read books for all Christians!

As a Christian, reading is a great way to deepen your faith, gain knowledge, and understanding of the Bible, and grow spiritually. The Bible is, of course, the ultimate book for all Christians, but...

Why You Should Visit a Presbyterian Church

Are you looking for a place to worship and connect with others in a meaningful way? If so, a Presbyterian church might be the perfect choice for you. Here are just a few reasons why you should...

10 Things to Look for When Choosing a Church: A Guide to Finding the Right Fit for You

Finding the right church can be a challenge, but it is an important decision that can have a big impact on your spiritual journey. Here are 10 things to consider when choosing a church near you that...

Lebanon Church: A Place of Worship and Community

Lebanon Church: A Place of Worship and Community Welcome to Lebanon Church, a place where people gather to worship, grow in their faith, and build strong relationships with each other. Our mission is...