The Obituary of Someone Else

“I know that all of you were saddened to learn this week of the death of one of our church’s most valuable members — Someone Else.  Someone’s passing created a vacancy that will be difficult to fill.  Else has been with us for many years, and for every one of those years, Someone did far […]

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A Picture of Grace

Hosea 1-3 The book of Hosea starts out with a bit of an odd story.  As soon as the book starts, in verse 2, God asked Hosea to marry a harlot.  This is particularly an odd request because God usually expects his children to marry someone who is a like-minded Christian and can help them […]

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The Altar

Exodus 20:24 Many things in churches across America are being thrown out or forgotten because they are “old-fashioned.”  One of these things is the altar!  It used to be that people would flood the altar after the Pastor preached the word of God and seek to change something in their life.  They would bring their […]

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God of the Underdogs

I Corinthians 1:27 Everyone loves a good David and Goliath story… when the small guy stands up to the bigger guy!  We enjoy watching people and teams, that seem to have no chance at winning, give it their best shot against a much tougher competitor.  The classic Cinderella stories of a guy with a bad […]

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Why go to Church?

What’s the point of going to church?  That’s a good question!  A question that you are likely to get a variety of answers from if you asked random people on the streets.  Some believe that people go to church to help them feel better about their situation.  Others think it’s needed to get to heaven.  […]

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Just a Bush

Exodus 3:1-4 Moses in one of the most influential men in the Bible. What he was able to accomplish while on this earth is truly amazing!  He wrote the first 5 books of the Bible, freed God’s children from Egypt, was used to part the Red Sea, met with God on Mount Sinai and returned […]

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Our God Delivers!

Daniel 3 Trials are a big part of the Christian life.  All throughout the Bible, you can read about different men and women being tested in a variety of different ways.  God uses these tests for an assortment of reasons.  Sometimes he just wants to strengthen you for a future trial.  Other times he wants […]

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