Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: The Trial of Isaac

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Genesis 26:16-33 regarding the relationship between the Philistines and Isaac, how Isaac honors his father and shows faith in the promise, the significance of the Lord speaking to Isaac, and the peace that comes through the Lord’s blessings and Isaac’s patience.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Patience and Grace

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Genesis 16:1-16 regarding the juxtaposition of God’s promise to Abram and Sarai’s barrenness, Sarai and Abram’s lack of faith in the promise, the fallout between Hagar and Sarai, and Hagar’s interaction with the Angel of the Lord.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: The Boastful Song of Death

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Genesis 4:17-24 regarding the early development of the sinful human race,who Cain’s wife would have been, and Cain’s rejection of God’s curse.

Sharper Iron & The New Covenant: Don’t Let the Devil Make Nests in Your Hair

Rev. Stephen Preus studies 2 Corinthians 6:6 regarding how God’s work determines Paul’s life and work, how these virtues are gifts the Spirit is working through him, and what each of these virtues means..

Sharper Iron & The New Covenant: The Cross is More than You Can Handle

Rev. Stephen Preus studies 2 Corinthians 4:8-10a regarding the theme of the Paul’s letter and the Christology in the list of paradoxical experiences.

Sharper Iron & Heroes of Faith Alone: Pastor Fisk’s Biblical Illiteracy

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Hebrews 11:32h-33 regarding the victories of God’s people who gained much through their faith and the hearers of this epistle counting themselves among the people of faith.

Sharper Iron & Heroes of Faith Alone: Seeing the Unseen

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Hebrews 11:13 regarding seeing the promises and confessing the faith.

Sharper Iron: A Good Showing in the Flesh is No Inheritance

Rev. Stephen Preus looks at Galatians 4:12-31.

Morning Prayer Sermonette: Acts 8:26-40

Rev. Stephen Preus gives today’s sermonette.

Sharper Iron: Marvelous Words about Marvelous Words

Rev. Stephen Preus looks at John 17:1-26.