The Height of Foolishness

When we hear news stories about "stupid criminals", we can't help but laugh and shake our heads at their foolishness.  In Galatians 3, the Apostle Paul takes the Galatian Christians to task for their foolish behavior:  believing the lies of false teachers.  As we listen to Paul's forceful logic, [...]

2017-06-26T13:07:56-04:00June 25th, 2017|

When Fathers Fail

On Father's Day, we take time to recognize the positive contributions that fathers have had on our lives.  But sadly, not all fathers have been exemplary.  In 1 Samuel chapter 2, the Bible gives us the tragic narrative of Eli-- the high priest of Israel who was unwilling to [...]

2017-06-20T10:06:46-04:00June 18th, 2017|

That Thing Called Grace

*Guest Speaker*   On Sunday, June 11th, our friend Daryl Jackson returned "home" to Grace Baptist Church where he previously served in ministry while attending Baptist Bible College.  Daryl helped focus our attention on God's amazing grace-- not only in the lives of Abraham and Sarah-- but in our [...]

2017-06-20T10:20:36-04:00June 11th, 2017|

The Gospel’s Darkest Day, Part 2

Thomas Edison's darkest day unfolded when ten of his New Jersey buildings burned to the ground.  But he was determined not to let this setback have the final say.  In Galatians 2, the Apostle Peter nearly burned the church's unity to the ground when he separated from Gentile Christians. [...]

2017-06-05T09:30:30-04:00June 4th, 2017|