Pastor’s Blog

Pastor’s Pen 07/14/2024

He Cares! “Therefore let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace, so that we may receive  mercy and find grace to help in time of need.”                  Hebrews 4:16 When the letter to the Hebrews was written almost 2000 years ago, the common man could   never hope to have access to an audience… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 07/07/2024

Marks of a Disciple! Love For God Love For His People Obedience Forgiveness Serving Prayer The sixth mark of a disciple of Christ is prayer. It is essential that a follower of Christ, one of His disciples, is a     person of prayer. Paul wrote to the church in Thessalonica, “Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 06/30/2024

Marks of a Disciple! Love For God Love For His People Obedience Forgiveness Serving Serving                   The fifth mark of a disciple of Christ is service.  In his letter to the church in Rome, Paul, through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, wrote these words, “For just as we have many members in one… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 06/23/2024

Marks of a Believer! Love For God Love For His People Obedience Forgiveness  The fourth mark of a disciple of Christ is forgiveness. In Matthew 18, Jesus told the parable of the ungrateful servant to help his disciples understand forgiveness. The parable’s point was to teach His disciples that the one who has been forgiven… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 06/16/2024

Marks of a Disciple Love for God Love for the People of God. Obedience The third mark of a disciple of Christ is obedience. We obey His commands if we love God and are indeed His disciples. Jesus said, “If you love Me, you will keep My commandments (Jn.14:15).” Robby Gallaty, in his book Growing… Read More »

Pastors Pen 06/09/2024

Marks of a Disciple Love for God Love for the People of God Last week, we looked at the first mark of a disciple, a love for God. This week the second  mark of a disciple. The second mark of a disciple is not just any   love, but a love for others. Jesus commanded,   “This… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 05/19/2024

Humility! Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you. James 4:10 I recently read Humility: The Beauty of Holiness, a book by Andrew Murray. The book’s thesis is that     to live a life for Christ, one must be humble. What does a humble Christian life look like? All we need  … Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 05/12/2024

Happy Mothers Day! The following is a Mother’s Day message from John MacArthur. For better or worse, mothers are the makers of men; they are the architects of the next generation. That’s why the goal of becoming a godly mother is the highest and most noble pursuit of womanhood. God has specially equipped women for… Read More »

Pastor’s Pen 05/05/2024

Fruit Producers! “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness,               self-control.”-Galatians 5:22 Over the next nine weeks, I will write about the Spirit’s fruits. When you became a Christian, if indeed    you are one, you were indwelled with the Holy Spirit. Your old self died, was buried with… Read More »