Monthly Archives: October 2010

Renew – Refresh – Relaunch

Now I’m turning you over to God, our marvelous God whose gracious Word can make you into what He wants you to be and give you everything you could possibly need in this community of holy friends. – Acts 20:32 … Continue reading

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Community in Unity

They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers…praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to their number day by day those who were being … Continue reading

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What is in a Name?

Shakespeare wrote “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” in his classic Romeo and Juliet.  In this true to life tale, neither family could look beyond the connotations and … Continue reading

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Rhyme In Time

Nobody should seek his own good, but the good of others.   – 1 Corinthians 10:24 Population One Happiness sought, Time bought, Discontent with our self filled lives, Yet, We continue to seek that fruitless drive, And, With the hustle and … Continue reading

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Not Alone

This is not good! Moses’ father-in-law exclaimed. You’re going to wear yourself out—and the people, too. This job is too heavy a burden for you to handle all by yourself.  – Exodus 18:17-18 The Pastor can not do everything – … Continue reading

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Our Strong Tower

God is our strength, always ready to help in times of trouble.  So we will not fear, even if earthquakes come and the mountains crumble into the sea. Let the oceans roar and foam.  Let the mountains tremble as the … Continue reading

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Appreciate Your Pastor

Appreciate your pastoral leaders who gave you the Word of God. Take a good look at the way they live, and let their faithfulness instruct you, as well as their truthfulness.  – Hebrews 13:7 Ordained ministers pursue various avenues of … Continue reading

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I Thank God in All My Remembrances of You

Render honor to whom honor is due.   – Romans 13:7 One of the many definitions for the word honor is “a privilege or a pleasure.” God wants us to know that giving is a privilege and a pleasure – for … Continue reading

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The Mind and Will of God

Psalm 1  (The Message) How well God must like you- you don’t hang out at Sin Saloon, you don’t slink along Dead-End Road, you don’t go to Smart-Mouth College. Instead you thrill to God’s Word, you chew on Scripture day … Continue reading

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Take Flight

You have made known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand. – Psalm 16:11 In the late 1700’s, the first hot air balloons were created … Continue reading

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