Inside Out

Exodus 24:9-18; Psalm 93:1-2; Matthew 17:1-8Reverend Dr. Louise Barger Have you ever wondered what God looks like? That kind of questioning didn’t just begin recently. It harks back to recorded time. Humans have always had a problem worshiping an invisible God, so through the generations people have created gods that can be seen and touched. … More Inside Out

Let My People Go

Exodus 5:1-14Psalm 22 (Excerpts from Psalms/Now); Matthew 5:13-16Reverend Dr. Louise Barger President Franklin Roosevelt once said, “Courage is not the absence of fear; courage is action in spite of fear.” The people that we shall look at today were not without fear, but in spite of the danger to their very lives they were faithful … More Let My People Go

Go Where I Send Thee

Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 59:9-12,16-17; Acts 16:1-10Reverend Dr. Louise Barger The people in the stories of today could not be more different in their background, in their preparation, and in their environment. Jeremiah was a youth who was called by God to become a prophet to the people of Israel. The nation of Israel had strayed … More Go Where I Send Thee

“Ain’t I a Woman?”

Exodus 3:1-9; Psalm 115:1-2 ; Galatians 5:1Reverend Dr. Louise Barger Slavery has existed for millennia.  It has affected all races, genders, and age groups. The Code of Hammurabi, dating about 1758 BC codified the institution of slavery.  A number of countries in the Middle East adopted parts of that Code. It would have been about … More “Ain’t I a Woman?”