Message from the Pastors (Page 2)

Born Sinless to Be Our Sin-Bearer!

“Please stay tuned for an important announcement.”   “We have some breaking news to report in just a moment!”  Then comes a cutaway.  A commercial.  Another one.   The teasers keep us from flipping the channel.  Is there some big surprise? Despite the hype, the “important announcement” often disappoints.  We think to ourselves, “What’s so earthshaking about that?”  …

Which Candidate Should I Support?

Political battles are being waged throughout our country. Who will be the party nominees? Who will be the next president? There are many issues deeply dividing our country that are concerning to all. Christians wonder which candidate they should support. God doesn’t tell us. As Christians, we are citizens of two kingdoms: thekingdom of the…

Blessed Are You

The images burn into our memories: terrified faces on the news recounting how their entire village was destroyed and many were martyred for refusing to renounce their faith in Christ; victims marched to their deaths; ancient churches systematically destroyed in an attempt to erase the Christian faith and enforce the dominance of a false religion.…

Don’t Be Distracted

Don’t let the noise distract you this week. The news is filled with disturbing stories: a pilot who murders by crashing a plane, angry protestors outside government buildings, and tensions around the world. For Christians, this is not a week to become distracted by the world around us. Yes, we need to be aware of…

Listen to God's Advice!

“The way of a fool seems right to him, but a wise man listens to advice.” Proverbs 12:15 The nine-year-old boy was pitching for his little league team. It wasn’t going well, as he was walking batter after batter. When the team finally got back to the dugout, his dad said, “Pitch from the stretch.”…

Listen to God’s Advice!

“The way of a fool seems right to him, but a wise man listens to advice.” Proverbs 12:15 The nine-year-old boy was pitching for his little league team. It wasn’t going well, as he was walking batter after batter. When the team finally got back to the dugout, his dad said, “Pitch from the stretch.”…