I want to thank Jo Ann Whitaker for her post this week. It was a timely reminder for me after a week filled with the news of loved ones who have passed away. While not within my family, they were certainly among friends I hold as dear as any family member. I noted specifically the … Continue reading God Strengthens Us
It is a real pleasure to have Jo Ann Whitaker join our writing team. This week features a submission from her that is timely for the season from our ongoing Study of Ephesians. Please see the links below for information on finding a Life Group and the sermon from this past Sunday. As always, please … Continue reading God Instructs Us
We continue our study of Ephesians this week with a look at how God loves us. As part of our study, we took a look at how this affects us to participate in corporate worship with a group of questions: Are you faithful and active in corporate worship? Does Paul’s teaching on corporate worship challenge … Continue reading God Loves Us
Hopefully, you were able to attend service at one of our campuses. If not, you can still see the sermon by Pastor Ken through this link. The focus of our study was how God is maturing us, which the text shows is not just us as individuals, but also us as a body of believers. … Continue reading God is Maturing the Church
We have a brief pause this week in our study. This Sunday the next book for our Life Groups will be introduced. If you are not participating in a Life Group, please follow the link at the bottom of this blog to find one. This past Sunday was Global Missions. If you missed the sermon, … Continue reading Missions
We have a brief pause this week in our study. This Sunday the next book for our Life Groups will be introduced. As we take this pause, we thought it was a good opportunity to look at why we should participate in a study. The efforts of our pastoral staff to coordinate sermons with the … Continue reading Why Study the Bible?
Our Ephesians Study is coming to an end. You have probably heard more than once that there is a lot more to learn from this book than we covered in the past few weeks. We have seen that God has and still is doing a work in our lives for His glory. Daniel Barta draws a good … Continue reading Conclusion of Ephesians Study