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Life in the Spirit

“It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth” (Acts 1:7-8). These […]

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As Christ Loved the Church

God is not simply interested in saving our souls, he is interested in our whole person. This means that God is also interested in our relationships: social, work, friendships and romantic. One relationship that spans time, geography and culture is the relationship of marriage. For this reason, the Bible has much to say about marriage. […]

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Living Faith

The author of the book of James is most likely the brother of Jesus who came to give leadership to the Jerusalem church. He writes to Jewish Christians spread out in the Roman Empire. He writes in the vein of Jewish wisdom literature to give these fledgling Christian communities practical direction on how to live […]

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2018 Lenten Devotional

Once again this year we are providing daily lenten reflections as an aid to draw deeper into the Jesus story. Lent is a time of preparation so we want to intentionally pay attention to what God is doing in our lives. Using John’s gospel we will be following Jesus as he moves from the beginning […]

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In The Company of Women

For too long women have been dis-empowered in the institutionalized church. While this hasn’t always been true in our denomination, sadly, the message has come across that there are areas of church life and ministry where women are shut out. In the Company of Women is series is developed and preached by godly women who […]

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History of Christianity II

This coming Wednesday January 3rd 2018 we start the second half of our History of Christianity class. We will examine how the church continued from the reformation in Britain to the present day. Everyone is welcome, you do not need to have been at the first half to enjoy the second.

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New Sermon Series

Upside Down Kingdom Sundays from October 15th — December 3rd When Jesus told a story his listener’s whole world flipped right upside down. The religious elite became the spiritually impoverished and the morally dubious became the first ones into God’s Kingdom. The same holds true today. When we put ourselves under Jesus as Lord and […]

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Register for Family Camp 2017

Arlington Beach Camp has their registration on line, so if you haven’t registered yet, you can go to their link here: http://arlingtonbeachcamp.com/family-camp-2017-registration-form/.

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Congregational Survey

At regular intervals a congregation needs to take time to prayerfully consider how things are going in its ministry. It needs to consider questions like, “Are there changes that we need to make to become more effective?” “Are there areas we are overlooking where we could be involved in helping and reaching people in our […]

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New Sermon Series: Connected

As we look at the turmoil and chaos of the world today we may feel powerless and hopeless. Everywhere we look from our own home, to our friends and family, to the world news, it seems like the world is going to hell in a hand basket and there is nothing we can do about […]

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