Scripture: Acts 9:19b-31 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, February 5, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: Paul goes on to see this basket out the window incident as a moment of weakness; what do you think causes him to see it that way? What would make the disciples reluctant […]

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Damascus Road
      January 29, 2023

Scripture: Acts 9:1-19 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, January 29, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: Put yourself in Saul’s shoes…how does he feel after seeing the light? Put yourself in Ananias’s shoes…how does he feel when he is asked to go visit Paul? What does it mean that […]

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Phillip and the Eunuch
      January 22, 2023

Scripture: Acts 8:26-29, 30-40 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, January 22, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: What strikes you about the Spirit’s nudge and Phillip’s response to it? Knowing that the Eunuch was not allowed in the temple, what might have drawn this man to that particular pilgrimage? […]

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Scripture: Acts 8:9-19, 20-24 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, January 15, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: What impressed Simon about what the disciples were doing? Why would he have wanted that “ability?” What strikes you about Peter’s strong response to Simon? What makes this such a big deal […]

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Scripture: Acts 8:1-8, 14-17, 25 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, January 8, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: What good things come out of the persecution of the early church? What might be the reasons that the church decided to send John and Peter to Samaria when they heard […]

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What Then Should We Do?
      January 1, 2023

Scripture: Hebrews 1:1-4 Speaker: Fred Hartsook First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, January 1, 2023 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: What would a world look like with mountains and valleys evened out? What do you think of the question the people ask John, “What then should we do?”? How would you describe his […]

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Scripture: Hebrews 1:1-4 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, December 25, 2022 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: How did God speak through the Prophets? How does God speak through the Son? What does it mean that Jesus is the reflection of God’s Glory? How might we explain Jesus as the […]

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Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12 Reverend Doug Bunnell and Pastor Kerrie Bauer First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, December 18, 2022 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: Describe a time in your life when something shimmered or drew you to stop and pay attention.  How do you understand the presence of Christ in those moments?  How […]

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The Shepherds’ Joy
      December 11, 2022

Scripture: Luke 2:8-20 Reverend Doug Bunnell First Presbyterian Church of Bellingham Sunday, December 11, 2022 See today’s bulletin here Questions to explore: What do you think it was like for the shepherds when the angels appeared? What did they see, smell, hear, taste, feel? How did the shepherds respond to this news? How do you […]

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