Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church March 4, 2018 Psalm 136 We’re studying the Book of Psalms this Lent, the Prayer Book and Hymnal of the Israelites. Today we’re going to look at Teaching Psalms. Theses are also called, “Sacred History” or “Holy History” Psalms. In fact, one of the things you learn when studying […]

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Teaching Notes on the Psalms

What I’d Like You to Remember about the Psalms I hope you’ve enjoyed studying the Book of Psalms this Lent. If you missed any of the messages they’re available on our web site. Here’s a summary of what we covered: The Book of Psalms was the hymnal & prayer book of the Israelites. There are […]

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The Psalms – Answering God

    Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church February 25, 2018  Scout Sunday Psalm 8 We’re studying the Book of Psalms this Lent, the prayer book & hymnal of the ancient Israelites. Today we’ll begin with Psalm 8. I chose this psalm because “A Scout is Reverent.”    This was written by someone who also was […]

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When Psalms Turn Ugly

Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church Feb. 18, 2018 Psalm 139 We’re studying the psalms this Lent. Hopefully many of us are reading a psalm a day. I’ll be preaching and teaching on the psalms on Sunday mornings. The Bible is often filled with surprises for us whenever we dig into it. Sometimes there are […]

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Joseph & His Brethren

 Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church February 11, 2018 Painting Dedication for “Joseph & His Brethren” Genesis 42:1-6   and  Selections from Genesis 44 & 45  We’re going to dig into this story this morning, the story of “Joseph & His Brethren,” depicted in the painting we dedicated this morning. When we study Old Testament stories, […]

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Lessons from the Dynasty

Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church Feb. 4, 2018  Super Bowl Sunday! Philippians 3:12-14 Not that I have already obtained this or have already reached the goal; but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. Beloved, I do not consider that I have made it my own; […]

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    Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church Jan. 28, 2018 Ephesians 4:1-16 I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity […]

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Marching or Dancing?

Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church Jan. 20, 2018 Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal; […]

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David & Bathsheba and Weinstein

Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church Oct. 22, 2017 So far this month, we’ve looked at David & Saul, with David playing his music to sooth the King. We’ve looked at David & Goliath and David’s creativity in taking down the Giant. Last week we studied David & Jonathan and their beautiful friendship. Today – […]

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 Pastor Rich Knight Central Congregational Church October 15, 2017 I Samuel 18:1-5 Intro: Saul in this passage is King Saul, Israel’s first king. Jonathan is his son, the next in line for the throne. And David has just finished slaying Goliath in ch. 17.  I Samuel 18:1-5 When David had finished speaking to Saul, the […]

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