Preparing for Worship This Week

Words to Grow By: Yes Indeed!

July 21, 2019 2 Corinthians 1:18-20 18  But as surely as God is faithful, our message to you is not “Yes” and “No.” 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached...

Words to Grow By: May I Help?

July 14, 2019 Luke 19:1-10 The crowds were displeased when Jesus went home with the tax collector Zacchaeus.  But despite the fact the Zacchaeus was both dishonest and a turncoat, Jesus loved him, and...

Words to Grow By: I Need Help!

July 7, 2019 Miracles are not merely superhuman happenings, but happenings that demonstrate God’s power.  Almost every miracle Jesus did was a renewal of fallen creation—restoring sight, making the lame to walk, even restoring...

How to Live Wisely

June 9, 2019 Make the most of your time.  Use your time wisely.  Never waste a moment.  Work while there is light.  Seize the day.  We hear these sorts of phrases all the time....

The Blessing (Part 5)

June 2, 2019 To review on this final week of our series, this blessing helps us understand what a blessing is supposed to do.  Its five parts convey hope that God will: Bless and...

The Blessing (Part 4)

May 26, 2019 God is Gracious.  To be gracious means ‘to favor,’ ‘to show kindnesses’ to an inferior, and ‘to be compassionate.’ In the Old Testament of the Bible, this adjective applies to God,...

The Blessing (Part 3)

May 19, 2019 Numbers 6:25 So what does “the Lord make His face shine on you” mean? The fact that God would have Aaron and the priests to repeat this blessing for centuries must...