The 3rd Judge: Shamgar

June 6, 2017

Shamgar's Time people traveled carefully and in much fear due to oppression by the Philistines. Shamgar's killing of 600 Philistines is reminiscent of Samson or David's mighty men 


The 2nd Judge: Ehud

May 28, 2017

Eglon's death was meant to be a comedy. This event shows Moabites as jokes but also Israel also for serving them for 18 years before calling upon God.


The 1st Judge: Othniel

May 21, 2017

Israel disobeyed and sold them into hands of King Cushan out of Love. It took eight long years before Israel cried to God for help.



May 21, 2017

Lois and Eunice were will to learn from those who God places over them.


God’s Tests

May 8, 2017

God actually did not have Joshua deal with all Canaanites for Israel's sake. For those who had not experienced the wars in Canaan, so they could see the faithfulness of God. God still uses the same method today - James 1:1-5


God’s Fury & Faithfulness

May 1, 2017

God was moved by their groaning but not necessarily their repentance.


The Consequences of Disobedience

April 23, 2017

Disobedience is a big deal to God, no matter who, or how many are doing it.


Easter - The Rest of the Story

April 16, 2017

There is a broader biblical story that includes Christmas and Easter, but there is more to that story. The Easter Story is part of the full story of God's Plan of Redemption.


The Time of Visitation

April 9, 2017

Portage Avenue Baptist Church

6605 Portage Ave

Portage, IN 46368


Snapshots of Disobedience

April 2, 2017

Israel was so short sighted thinking they could control the inhabitants not realizing their kids could not or would not.