Peter’s Exodus

Last week, Rob Aldridge and I were talking about the story in Acts 12. He pointed out the undergirding exodus … More

Sights and Sounds

When I was a little child I loved playing the game Chutes and Ladders. When I was a seminary student … More

A Proverbial Story

I was reading the scriptures and noticed an interesting connection between the Book of Proverbs and the Gospel of Luke. Here’s … More

Prodigal Scripts

In the early years of my ministry at what was then New Hope Church of Christ I spent a lot … More


Echoes of Jonah 1 in Acts 10. by JMT The word of the Lord came to Jonah and troubled him. … More

(Un)clean Disciples

A few thoughts on John 19:38-42 After these things Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly … More

Abide in my Love

Christ Covenant Church Jon Marq Toombs 8 November 2016 / Ordinary Time John 15:9-12 Notes from the Cutting Room Floor ABIDE … More

Ask Whatever You Desire

Christ Covenant Church Jon Marq Toombs 7 November 2016 / Ordinary Time John 15:7-17 Notes from the Cutting Room Floor ASK … More

The Romans Solas

Christ Covenant Church Jon Marq Toombs 31 October 2016 / Reformation Day a sermon excerpt What is justification?  The Westminster Confession has … More

A Fun Exercise

One reason Jesus washed the disciples’ feet is because he loved them and wanted to serve them by practicing hospitality. The custom … More