Working Together

What Does This Mean? The assembled crowd at the first Day of Pentecost asked, “What Does This Mean?”. The way followers of Jesus seem to misunderstand the meaning and importance of Pentecost shows we c

Understanding the Miracle of Your Baptism

Becoming Like Children

Becoming like children is not on most people’s list of priorities, yet Jesus holds children up as those who will both enter and become the great ones in the reign of God. Among the duties of those in civil authority, leaders are charged to protect

Welcome Back To Church

Welcome back to church! The Church (with a capital “C”) is not a building. It is not a local group of people. It is all people who believe in Jesus as their Savior. You are in the right place to know Jesus; grow in Jesus; and be part of His Churc

Attitude Check

The mind of Christ causes us to think differently than we do as souls who sin and then die. Our new way of thinking leads us to new ways of acting. We are free to let pride go and become humble. We are free to let selfishness go and serve others inst

What Not to Wear

Bible Memory Verse: Ephesians 4:22–24 (NIV84) You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires; to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the new

Our Dual Citizenship

Bible Memory Verse: Matthew 5:21  Jesus said to them, “Therefore render to Caesar the things that are Caesar’s, and to God the things that are God’s.” Digging Deeper Study: Romans 13 has much to say about our worldly citizenship.  Read this

One Great Multitude from Every Nation

Bible Memory Verse: 1 John 3:2 (ESV) “Beloved, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is.” Digging Deeper Study: Matthew

Three P’s of Stewardship: Priority

Bible Memory Verse: Matthew 22:37–39 (ESV) 37 And he (Jesus) said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. 38 This is the great and first commandment. 39 And a second is like it: