If you are ambitious to read more of the Bible in this coming year, there are more tools than ever before to keep you on track. Whatever your goal, here are some tools to help: 1) Read through the New Testament To read through the New Testament in a year, read a chapter each weekday and take off the weekends. There are 260 chapters, so 52 weeks of reading 5 chapters wi...Keep Reading
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We have a loving, accepting, powerful, sovereign, good, holy, and faithful Friend at all times and in every circumstance. Regardless of where we’re at, we can go to Him and find help and grace in our time of need. We have a refuge from the storm. He will comfort us in our affliction and discipline us in our sin. He will restore us when we are weary. He will never forsake us. Jesus has already given His life for us, so we know He is willing to give us everything else we need....
Stand in awe of God’s great love for you! He set His love on you before the world was formed. He loved you when you were unlovely. He sent His one and only precious Son to rescue you. He gave you new life so that you could respond to Him and enjoy eternal fellowship with Him. It just doesn’t get any better than that. ...
At the root of discontentment is a questioning of God’s goodness, wisdom, love, and justice. In this devotion, Kevin helps us get to the source of our discontentment and shows us from Philippians 4 that when we are enjoying God, we can be happy with very little because we have Him. ...
Here are the quotes from Sunday's messagefrom Colossians 3:16. Matthew Henry "It must dwell in us, or keep house, not as a servant but as a master." Ephesians 5:18b-20 "Be filled with the Spirit, addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, giving thanks always and for everything to God the ...Keep Reading
On Sunday, we prayed for Jason Graf who will be deployed this coming week. Afer praying for him, here are the announcements Jeff highlighted for us: It is the kindness of the Lord that Jason's deployment happens after, and not before, the family got to celebrate Christmastime together. So glad you've been here with us, buddy, and are here today. While you are over there, ...Keep Reading
Here are the things we highlighted during our church life section on Sunday. Christmas Eve Service -- this Thursday at 5 pm. Join us for our annual one-hour Christmas Eve Service where we will sing some traditional christmas carols and be encouraged from God's Word. We'll also have a brief storytime section for the kids. It's become an annual tradition for many familie...Keep Reading
This Sunday, we are continuing our Advent seriesIndestuctible Hope. We'll have the kids with us for singing and we'll have a break before the message so that you can check your children into childrens ministry. We'll also have a connect lunch after the service for those 50+. Here is a look at what we are planning. Singing: Angels We Have Heard on High Joy to the Worl...Keep Reading
This past Sunday, we continued our Indestructible Hope series by looking at the promise God made to Abraham that we see fulfilled thru Christ. Here are the quotes and scriptures Bill used in that message: Genesis 17:17 -- Abraham fell on his face and laughed and said to himself, "Shall a child be born to a man who is a hundred years old? Shall Sarah, who is ninety years...Keep Reading
Here is a preview of what is coming up for our second week of Advent. We also have a guest lunch afterwards, so be sure to invite a friend! Worship: This Sunday is our lessons and carols service. We'll mix together some traditional carols and scripture readings that walk thru our anticipation for the Messiah. Lessons and Carols order: O Come All Ye Faithful Lesson 1:...Keep Reading