Post by Pastor Stephen We’re all about features this time of year. When our child asks for a present, we listen very closely for the features they list lest we get the wrong gift. We know the difference between Transformers, Shimmer and Shine, and Doc McStuffins. We know how the iPhone X compares with the… Continue reading Features List
Post by Pastor Dave John 1:6-8, 19-28 It’s the story of John the Baptist. But in John’s Gospel he is never called the Baptist. Unlike the other 3 gospels, his function is not to baptize Jesus. His function is to witness for Him, pave the way for Him, get others to prepare to experience Him.… Continue reading Lighting the Path
Post by Pastor Stephen I love this time of year with the lights and the songs and the good feelings. I don’t like this time of year because it seems like everyone encroaches on my priorities. I like my schedule and the flow the life that my family has. For the most part, I like… Continue reading Priorities
Post by Pastor Dave (Mark 13:24-37) Mark 13 is called “The Little Apocalypse”. It talks about the end of time, the coming of the Reign of God into the world. Verses 24-27 assures us that God is in control. This is still God’s world and God’s reign will be done in it, according to God’s… Continue reading What’s in Your Mirror?
Post by Pastor Stephen The beatitudes look to the future when God will put everything right. Jesus knows when that will happen and the outcome of God’s work to put everything right. He also knows that he is the one who will be the judge sorting the sheep and goats, or as we say in… Continue reading Are We There Yet?
Post by Pastor Dave How many times have you heard it said that America is the “land of the free and the home of the brave.” Wonderful words from “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Freedom. Cherished freedom. Where would we be without it! It is one of the greatest gifts this country gives us. Freedom. All kinds… Continue reading Freedom From and For
Post by Pastor Stephen Matthew 22:15-22 is quite a trap the Pharisees and Herodians laid for Jesus, eh? If he says you should pay the tax to the emperor, then all of the revolutionaries are going to cry foul that Jesus is a heretic and betraying God’s reign for the rule of Cesar. If he says… Continue reading Tapping a Super Hero