Pastor’s Blog

Pastor’s Pen 02/23/2024

No Fear! “God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change And though the mountains shake into the heart of the sea:”   Psalm 46:1-2 Fear. All of us have experienced that emotion. It is such a powerful emotion that it can freeze… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 02/18/2024

He gets Us! And we have come to know and have believed the love which God has in us. God is love, and the one who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him. 1 John 4:16 This past Sunday, a progressive, woke, and social gospel commercial played during the Super Bowl.… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 02/09/2024

Forgive! Instead, be kind to one another, tender-hearted,  graciously forgiving each other, just as God in Christ      also has graciously forgiven you. Eph 4:32  Forgive. It is something that every Christian understands. We are thankful that God has forgiven us of all of our past, present, and future sins (1 John 2:12; Hebrews… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 02/04/2024

Death! “O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?” 1 Cor. 15:55 You can’t run from it, you can’t hide, you can’t make a deal with death, it will find you. It will come for all of us. Christian and non-Christian. Rich or poor, young or old, no one is immune… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 01/29/2024

Fruit Inspector! But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness,  self-control. Against such things there is no law.   Galatians 5:22-23 Throughout history, there have been people who counterfeit the original and people who impersonate others. Some people will pose as veterans for benefits and favors only veterans… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 01/21/2024

Fear Him!  “Oh, fear Yahweh, you His saints; For there is no want to those who fear Him.” Psalm 34:9 At first, it seems uncharacteristic of God that He would command his followers to fear Him. We must understand what fearing God means. It does not mean being afraid of Him. All believers are called… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 01/14/2024

No Regrets! “Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.”  1 Cor. 15:58 All of us have regrets in this life. You might have regretted relationships you have had,  purchases you have made, jobs you have settled… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 01/07/2024

Stay Focused! Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. Colossians 3:2 Let’s face the truth. It is not easy to stay focused sometimes when it comes to living for Christ. We can easily be distracted by things of this world. However,  as children of the King, we… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 12/31/2023

The Five Solas: Soli Deo Gloria And one called out to another and said, “Holy, Holy, Holy, is Yahweh of hosts; The whole earth is full of His glory.” Isaiah 6:3 We now come to the last of the “Five Solas,” “Soli Deo Gloria,” which in English means “To God alone the Glory.” The great… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 12/24/2023

The King is Born And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only      begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:14 On Christmas, we celebrate the birth of our Lord   and Savior Jesus Christ. For the world, it is a time       of… Read More »