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Happy

By | 2018-06-26T21:39:13+00:00 June 27th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday The search for happiness is universal, but how many people actually find it? Last week we heard the secret to happiness from Psalm 1: “Happy is the man who walks [...]

Mission

By | 2018-06-13T16:36:40+00:00 June 13th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday What is God’s will for my life? Have you ever asked yourself that question? Jesus’ disciples wrestled with that question in last week’s passage from John 21:1-14. They had spent [...]

Significance

By | 2018-06-06T10:52:30+00:00 June 6th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Why does the resurrection of Jesus matter? That is the question we considered last week from John 20. What we found is that the resurrection is packed full of significance. [...]

Buried

By | 2018-05-23T15:39:28+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday J. C. Ryle, a 19th century pastor, once said, “People generally die just as they have lived.” Nothing could be more true in the case of Jesus. In life, Jesus [...]

Finished

By | 2018-05-09T12:50:37+00:00 May 9th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Last week in John 19:16b-30 we witnessed the crucifixion of King Jesus. Pastor Chuck preached on the what and the why of the cross. Jesus bore his cross, hung, suffered [...]

Contrasts

By | 2018-04-24T14:59:35+00:00 April 25th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Last week in John 18:12-27 we saw a display of contrasts. Jesus openly teaches the truth—the high priests conduct a secret trial to conceal the truth. Jesus remains a faithful [...]

Prayer List

By | 2018-04-10T19:10:45+00:00 April 11th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday What’s on your prayer list? Not all of us keep a literal list, but we all have our go-to items for prayer—a lost friend or family member, healing for a [...]

Peace

By | 2018-03-27T14:50:34+00:00 March 28th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Do you have peace? For most of us, peace is like fine china in the store—fragile and short-lived. The “do not touch signs” we’ve written in large bold print do [...]

Another

By | 2018-03-13T15:05:14+00:00 March 14th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Of all the analogies used to describe some aspect of the Trinity, pro-wrestling is one you’ve probably not heard. In John 16:1-15 Jesus prepares his disciples for the persecution that [...]

Vine

By | 2018-02-27T21:56:07+00:00 February 28th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Imagine a branch that wanted to be independent—a branch that was certain it could bear more fruit if only it disconnected itself from the vine. Last Sunday looking at John [...]