Click Here to listen to the message… In the 1st 4 beatitudes, Jesus laid out what our attitude is to be before God. Now, as we move into the 5th beatitude, He is laying out for us how we are to live in relationship with each other. “Blessed are the merciful…” raises the standard; the … More The Merciful…
Click Here to listen to the message… Many of us have a negative perception of the word, “Meek.” Too many people correlate the words “weak” and “meek.” However, there must be more to this word than we realize because Jesus said, “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.” Jesus even described himself … More The Meek…
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-wvryb-b789bc This past Sunday, we had the pleasure of welcoming Aaron Wurgler. In this message Aaron shares some of what he, Sara, and their wonderful family have learned about grace in their time as missionaries in China.
Click Here to listen to the message. Jesus began one of His most intimate messages, the essence of all His teachings, by saying, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.” He begins laying out this new lifestyle, this new way of life, with the root of all virtues. From … More Poor in spirit
Click Here to listen to the message. Have you ever wondered if there is more to life than what you are experiencing? Luke 5:1-11 is the story of Jesus calling four of the disciples (Simon Peter, Andrew, James, & John) to follow Him. It is the well-known, “…I will make you fishers of men” story. … More Community & Purpose – Luke 5
Click Here to listen to the Easter Sunday message… It’s Easter Sunday & it may seem strange to be in the Psalms on Easter Sunday…Listen in & realize we are in exactly the place we need to be for this Easter! Psalm 129 reminds us that hard times/suffering does NOT deny the presence of God … More Easter2019-On The Anvil…Psalm 129
CLICK HERE to listen to this week’s message What do you think about God? What is your attitude toward Him? Psalm 128 challenges our ATTITUDE toward God and our BEHAVIOR that results in response… For the 9th Psalm of our “Songs of Ascent” it is important that we unlearn and rethink our definition and perspective … More Blessed. – Psalm 128
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-n7uwr-ac93b9 This week took a different turn… After last week’s Psalm 126 – “Restorer of Joy” message, it became apparent that we all needed a reminder of what God really thinks of us. We are his beloved. He cherishes us. He cannot stand anything that tells us otherwise. So…we went back to the 3rd chapter … More Who Told You…? – Genesis 3
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-2njag-abea57 Who is God? Does He care? Psalm 126 is a testament to God’s lovingkindness and assures God’s people of His abiding faithfulness… The 7th Psalm of our “Songs of Ascent”, Psalm 126, is a call for hope and patience. It leads us to great truths which support us in life and comfort us in … More Restorer of Joy – Psalm 126
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-nekey-a77e9f What is our response to distress? What is our reaction when we are in the midst of trials/hardship? Psalm 123 is both an encouragement and a challenge to us when we are in midst of the great challenges that we face in this life. The psalmist shows us how to live life “in between”…how … More Service.Mercy.