The Sunday Reader: Vol. 2 | #2

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2018 Lessons & Carols: Remastered Audio & Video

This will be exciting for a few of you. Whether you missed the service or want to revisit some of the selections for next advent season, here are freshly remastered files for streaming and download.

Teach Your Teen How to Read Their Bible

An important topic and a helpful resource.

3 Ways to Navigate Difficult Passages of the Old Testament

Advanced students might want to bypass this article, but I’m sure it will be useful to some of you.

How Can the Fallen Mind Accept Exodus 4:22?

Denny Burk reflects on God’s judgment against Pharaoh. “I have read this verse countless times over the years. What struck me today is how utterly and totally foreign a text like this sounds to fallen ears.”

Why Christian Movies Are So Terrible

Not everyone will agree with this piece by Jared Wilson, but it shines light on the relationship between faith, art, and our mission.

ABOUT — The Sunday Reader shares articles we've found particularly insightful, thought-provoking, or edifying this week. While not always representing the views of our Pastors and Elders, these selections offer a mix of viewpoints to broaden and frame your understanding of God, Scripture, ourselves, and the world we serve in Christ's name.

Rev. Michael Spotts

Pastor Michael has been involved in ministry for over ten years. Before his ordination at Phoenix URC, he participated in foreign missions (Australia, Russia). He holds an Assoc. in Biblical Studies (2004) and an M.Div (WSCAL, 2016). 

Prior to ministry, he owned a commercial photography business for ten years. He still enjoys shooting landscape photos.