Palmer St. Podcast: A City of Refuge

We sometimes think of cities as dangerous places.  (I don’t think that’s nearly as true as some claim.)  Still, the City of Refuge in ancient Israel was a notable place of safety.  God has provided a refuge for us today in Christ.

Numbers 35.mp3

Numbers 35.pdf

Numbers 35.pptx

Palmer St. Podcast: Balaam’s Tragic Story

There is much we can learn – most of it negative – from one of the oddest characters, in one of the oddest stories in the Bible.

Numbers 22-25.mp3

Numbers 22-25,pdf

Numbers 22-25.pptx

 

Palmer St. Podcast: Sin, a Serpent and a Savior

During the wilderness wandering, the Israelites fall into severe discontentment, becoming critical of both Moses and God.  Their complaining and rebellion lead to deep lessons about sin, its consequences and the cross.

Number 21.14-19.mp3

Numbers 21.4-9.pdf 

Numbers 21.4-9.pptx

Palmer St. Podcast: No Turning Back

“The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.”    – G.K. Chesterton, in What’s Wrong with the World

The problem is not new.  People begin in the faith but don’t finish.  Today’s passage gives us the classic example.

Numbers 13-14.mp3

Numbers 13-14.pdf

Numbers 13-14.pptx

 

Palmer St. Podcast: Dedicated

Our radical dedication to holiness should be an attractive option in a hopeless world – and a source of severe conviction to a compromised or hypocritical church.

Numbers 6.1-21.mp3

Numbers 6.1-21.pdf

Numbers 6.1-21.pptx