Am I Quenching the Spirit?

In 1 Thessalonians 5:19, the Apostle Paul holds out a challenging command for Christians:  "Do not quench the Spirit".  Have you ever thought seriously about this biblical command?  What does it mean?  How are Christians to go about obeying it as we seek to honor Christ?  What are some [...]

2018-06-26T10:53:51-04:00June 24th, 2018|

Let the Children Come

*Guest Speaker*   On Sunday, June 17th, we welcomed Bill Brittain to our pulpit.  Bill is the President of the Baptist Children's Home, which cares for nearly 1,000 needy, orphaned, and disadvantaged children in six different countries across the globe.  In his message, Bill unpacked the caring heart of Jesus [...]

2018-06-26T10:44:52-04:00June 17th, 2018|

What Would Jesus Say About War?

President Donald Trump set the internet ablaze with his Twitter account on January 3rd, when an official tweet went out that mentioned nuclear warfare.  While many people poked fun at the President's provocative bantering, just as many people were worried that strong rhetoric with North Korea might lead to [...]

2018-06-11T09:05:17-04:00June 10th, 2018|

What Would Jesus Say About Guns?

In former days, when we turned on the news broadcasts and learned about tragic deaths happening, it used to be about natural disasters:  a flood, a tornado, or an earthquake.  But more and more, we hear news reports of multiple deaths related to gun violence.  If we were fortunate [...]

2018-06-04T09:48:50-04:00June 3rd, 2018|