Post by Pastor Dave Franklin D. Roosevelt once said that “we have nothing to fear but fear itself.” Somebody else once said that fear is an acronym for “False Evidence Appearing Real”. So…what are you afraid of? What happens in your life when you become afraid? What do you do with that fear? Do you… Continue reading Favorite Bible Story #6
Post by Pastor Dave Matthew has a thing about mountains! He begins Jesus’ earthly ministry on the mountain with the sermon on the mount (Matthew 5) and ends Jesus’ earthly ministry with the Great Commission on the mountain here in chapter 18. And in between Jesus is on the mountain… Praying in chapter 14 Feeding… Continue reading Mountaintop Experiences
Post by Pastor Stephen: This Sunday is Pentecost Sunday! Wear red clothes and bring your copy of Bread for the Day. Both will help with worship and aid your role in the work we do together. There are two stories we’ll hear from the bible about the gift of the Holy Spirit to the church.… Continue reading The Violent Wind Breath of God
Post by Pastor Stephen John 17 concludes the farewell discourse and Jesus prays to his Father “I glorified you on earth by finishing the work that you gave me to do.” And he finishes that work as he is faithful unto death, even death on the cross. He finishes the work of the Father as… Continue reading Finish the Work
Post by Pastor Dave: The section of John 14: 1 – 17: 26 is referred to as “Jesus’ farewell discourse”. Jesus is leaving. JESUS is leaving. JESUS IS LEAVING!!! Can you imagine their response? “What? We left everything for you. We left our nets, our boats, our families. We put our lives, our future in… Continue reading Home
Post by Pastor Stephen “Don’t you know me, Philip?” Jesus speaks in his farewell discourse about his return to the Father. He has come from God and now is going back to God “I am going to prepare a place for you.” Incarnation turning to Passion and Ascension. In our Easter season we’re getting close… Continue reading I Know Who I Am
Post by Pastor Dave “I am the gate” “I am YOUR gate” “Through me abundant life, life beyond your wildest imaginations, is available to you” “Not later” “Not next Tuesday” “Not when you die” “Right here” “Right now” That is the beauty of the Incarnation. The Risen Jesus has come to bring heaven on earth… Continue reading What’s Beyond the Gate?