Sermon October 15, 2017 Judges Chapter 14 “It Wasn’t Supposed to be Like This.”

Judges Sermon # 17                                                     Judges Chapter 14                    October 15, 2017                     “It Wasn’t Supposed to Be Like This.” Pastor Louis Prontnicki  ...

Sunday School on the Psalms Lesson #6 October 8, 2017 “Another Look at Book I and II of the Psalms”

Another Look at Book One and Two of the Psalms     Oct. 8, 2107      Our usual approach to the psalms is to take them one by one, without much concern for its historical context (both when it was written and the setting in which it was used for worship) nor for its context within the ...

Sermon October 8, 2017 Philippians 1:3-5 and 4:10, 14-16 “We are Partners in the Gospel Mission”

 Phil. 1:3-5 and 4:10, 14-16      “We Are Partners in the Gospel Mission”  October 8, 2017                           Pastor Louis Prontnicki             Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church On the occasion of receiving John and Theresa Haruna into church membership, and ...

Sunday School on the Psalms Lesson #5 Oct. 1, 2017 Book Two of the Psalms

Book Two of the Psalms       Oct. 1, 2017 Overview of the Books of the Psalms Pastor Louis Prontnicki     Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church   Differences between Book One (Psalms 1-41) and Book Two (Psalms 42-72): Book one uses YHWH (LORD) as the primary name for God, [278 to 48] while book two uses Elohim, ...

Sermon October 1, 2017 Judges Chapter 13 “The Advantage of Exceptional Difficulties”

Judges 13                                                                                                            Samson, Part One Judges Sermon # 16                                                                                              October 1, 2017 “The Advantage of Exceptional Difficulties” Pastor Louis Prontnicki                  Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church   If you were a general going into a battle, you would seek out any military advantage over your enemy, wouldn’t you? ...

Sunday School on the Psalms Lesson # 4 Sept. 24, 2017 Understanding Book One of the Psalms (1-41)

Understanding the Arrangement of the Psalms Book One of the Psalms: 1 -41    Sept. 24, 2107 Pastor Louis Prontnicki   Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church   Last Sunday we begin a long section dealing with getting a handle on the Psalms. We want to develop an appreciation for the way in which God arranged the Psalms. ...

Sermon September 24, 2017 Judges 10:17 – 12:7 “One Greater than Jephthah is Here”

Judges 10:17-12:7                                                                                                            Jephthah        Judges Sermon # 15                                                                                        September 24, 2017 “One Greater than Jephthah is Here” Pastor Louis Prontnicki    Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church Dr. Carl Ellis writes of his encounter with a gang leader in Baltimore, who insisted that God did not understand or care about people like him. Dr. Ellis challenged him by ...

Sunday School on the Psalms Lesson #3 Sept. 17, 2017 Understanding How the Psalms are Arranged

The Psalms     Lesson # 3  Pastor Louis Prontnicki   Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church   Last Sunday we raised the question: How do we get a handle on the psalms? How do we know them better so that we can hide them in our hearts, and use them more effectively and lovingly? We began answering ...

Sunday School on the Psalms Lesson #2 Sept. 10, 2017 Grasping the Psalms/ Getting a Handle on the Psalms

III. Yet We Struggle with Fully Grasping the Whole Book of Psalms. While every believer has benefitted greatly from the book of Psalms, and we all keep going back to the psalms….yet which of us feels that we know what all 150 of the psalms are about, much less to have the ability to draw ...

Sermon Sept. 10, 2017 Judges 10:6-16 “Hearing God’s Heartbeat”

Judges 10:6-16       Judges Sermon # 14      September 10, 2017   “Hearing God’s Heartbeat” Pastor Louis Prontnicki   Maple Glen Bible Fellowship Church      One of the most wondrous things is to hear another person’s heartbeat. Now if you constantly hear your own heartbeat in your own ears…well, that can be an annoying problem. But to hear ...