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A Gospel Voice in Thailand

By |2019-07-06T10:11:17-07:00June 14th, 2019|Highlights, News|

I remember an unremarkable but entertaining game from my childhood. Blindfolded, you had to navigate an obstacle course of chairs and other make-shift obstructions by listening to the voice of your teammate. The challenging [...]

Follow

By |2019-05-22T17:11:38-07:00May 22nd, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Our passage last week dealt with God’s rejection of king Saul for his disobedience. Saul showed that he did not have a heart to follow the commandments of God, and [...]

Unfit

By |2019-05-15T17:07:10-07:00May 15th, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Last week we saw just how unfit Saul was for the kingship. While his son, Jonathan, trusted in the Lord for victory and “worked with God” (1 Sam. 14:45) [...]

Warrior

By |2019-04-03T18:05:03-07:00April 3rd, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday In our day and age, we are more prone to associate God with love, tenderness, and ‘grandfatherliness’ than we are to associate him with power, holiness, and even violence. We [...]

Revelation

By |2019-03-20T17:00:35-07:00March 20th, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday How do we come to know God? Only by God’s revelation of himself. The fact is that we would know nothing about God if he did not reveal himself to [...]

Reversal

By |2019-03-06T18:24:16-07:00March 6th, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Our God is a God of reversals. We saw this last week as Pastor Chuck preached from 1 Samuel 1:21 – 2:11. Hannah, once a barren and despised woman, finds [...]

What For?

By |2019-02-13T17:39:21-07:00February 13th, 2019|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday It’s good to know what something is for. A good thing can be wasted or abused if we don’t know its purpose. Last week we saw from 2 Cor. 9:6-15 [...]

Worship

By |2018-12-19T16:06:31-07:00December 19th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday The Bible never says the wise men were kings, that there were three of them, or that they were present at the manger—but one thing the classic nativity set gets [...]

Roots

By |2018-12-05T15:38:32-07:00December 5th, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday Where did Jesus come from? Last week we considered Jesus’s roots in Matthew 1:1-17. Scripture clearly teaches that Jesus is from heaven and is the eternal Son of God (Heb. [...]

Sing

By |2018-11-20T15:03:38-07:00November 21st, 2018|News|

Dear Church Family, Last Sunday The people of God have always been a singing people. “Make a joyful noise to the Lord,” the psalmist cries, and, “Come into his presence with singing!” (Psalm 100). Last [...]