An organization rises or falls on the integrity and faithfulness of its leaders. The church is no different. This morning, the apostle Paul shares with us the characteristics which leaders within the church must display in order to fulfill God’s role of leading His people.
As we begin our study in Titus this morning, this letter supplies us with a glimpse into Paul’s missionary strategy which he employed throughout the ancient near east. These principles are still relevant today even for our faster paced culture. Our mission is still the same – to seek and save the lost.
We all like experiencing the 100% genuine authentic. Whether that’s a product, an adventure, or a relationship; we know substitutes never truly satisfy. This is especially true in the spiritual realm. Too often we settle for substitutes when we should be rejoicing in the reality of what genuine relationship with God supplies. This morning in […]
Nehemiah 1:2b – 11 This morning with Pastor Brad away, Brandon Bower will be ministering to God’s Word to us. Risk is a present reality that can either be something that is very right or very wrong for us. This morning we turn to the book of Nehemiah for guidance in better understanding how God […]
When sick, we often go to the doctor and receive a prescription we can fill to help us return to health. The question is what do you do with it? Do you fill it? Take some of it until you feel better? Or just ignore it and continue with your life? This morning we consider […]
The rebellious and the religious both struggle with rightly responding to the work God is doing in their lives. Even as believers we can still struggle in our responses as well. May our passage for today encourage us to respond with sustained faith in God’s grace and mercy.
We all know people on opposite ends of the spectrum of spirituality. Some are self-professed atheists denying the reality of God. Others are best classified as devout religionists who try to always do the right thing. No matter their spot on that spectrum, questions always arise, which is what we see in our passage for […]
How Often we find ourselves in situations which seem hopeless. We struggle to find any possible way out. This is the situation in which we find the Israelites. They’ve been humiliated militarily, their spiritual leaders have been killed and the Ark of Covenant has been taken. In the midst of this God says trust Me […]
With the turning of the calendar to a new year, we turn to God’s Word for the spiritual correction and encouragement we need. As we do may God us Psalm 100 to help us see how God wants to address our heads, hearts, and our hands in 2019.