Author Archives: Larry Soape

About Larry Soape

Larry Soape is the Associate Pastor for Median & Senior Adults, and Missions at FBCSA.

Why Me?

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 7 (day four) Why me?  David asked God why He had chosen to bless him and his household.  In modern times, we tend to say we are so loved by God that He blesses us … Continue reading

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Absolute Obedience

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 6 (day four) For 20 years, the Ark of God had been at Kiriath-jearim.  It had been captured by the Philistines in battle and then returned when calamity overcame them.  A similar experience occurred with … Continue reading

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Single Focus

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 5 (day four) All through the Old Testament, Israel had a long line of kings.  There were both good kings and bad kings…more bad than good it seems.  David was known as a man after … Continue reading

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Not Our Place

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 1; 2:1-7 (day four) On several occasions, David had passed up the opportunity to kill Saul and gain the throne that God had promised him.  Saul was chosen and anointed as God’s choice to reign … Continue reading

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Greater Works

Re:Verse passage – John 21 (day four) God does not need us to do His work for Him, but He chooses to allow us to join Him in His work.  The disciples had been fishing all night, without success.  Jesus … Continue reading

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Do You Understand?

Re:Verse passage – John 20:1-21 (day four) We have the advantage over the disciples.  We get to see the picture of the resurrection after centuries of the story being told.  Verse 9 says, “For as yet they did not understand … Continue reading

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It Is Finished

Re:Verse passage – John 19:1-30 (day four) “It is finished!”  These words seem to close a very sad event, but it is a wide-reaching statement.  God had a plan for the redemption of man from the beginning of time.  The … Continue reading

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Basic Truth

Re:Verse passage – John 14:15-31 (day four) There is a direct correlation between obedience and love.  Jesus says, “If you love me, you will keep my commandments.”  Over the course of ‘disciple training’, Jesus taught the disciples many truths…how would … Continue reading

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Rightly Divide

Re:Verse passage – John 13: 1-17 (day four) Simon Peter had a lot to say…more than was recorded in John 13.  Chapter 13 is the beginning of an intimate time of teaching from Jesus to His closest disciples, all on … Continue reading

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It Takes Time

Re:Verse passage – John 12:20-37, 42-50 (day four) Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could always say what Jesus said in verse 45?  “He who sees Me sees the One who sent Me.”  When people looked at us, we would … Continue reading

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