Monday, May 20, 2024 – 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.  Anyone over older than 24 has seen the advent of hand held computers that call, text, take pictures, etc., which would have […]

Tuesday: May 14, 2024 – 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 tells us that our days are like grass and wildflowers, which bloom and die.  In my sermon this coming […]

Thursday: May 9, 2024 – 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 still people living in West Mifflin who grew up on farms in West Mifflin.  However, there are fewer and fewer people who can identify […]

Thursday: May 2, 2024 – 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 Chronicles 21:1 (NLT): Satan rose up against Israel and caused David to take a census of the […]

Wednesday: May 1, 2024 – 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 after defeating all of enemies, including Saul.  For those of us who are doing the chronological readings, this section should have been placed once […]

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 nation.  Columbia, Harvard, Yale, and approximately 100 other campuses have experienced many days of protest, but also harassment, and endangerment towards Jewish students, as well as those who disagree with […]

Tuesday: April 30, 2024 – 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 across the Jordan.” How short is your memory?  Obviously, there are those because of medical issues may have a difficult […]

Monday: April 29, 2024 – 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 from Absalom, who has every intention to kill him and take his crown.  Absalom also happened to be […]

Thursday: April 25, 2024 – 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 come in and conquer it!” We have all met individuals who think it’s a badge of honor to “tell it like […]

Wednesday: April 24, 2024 – 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 the leader of my people Israel. Have you ever thought of an idea, that to you was GREAT, but not as well received […]