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A Holy Convocation Message

All Hail and Greetings to the Church of God and Saints of Christ: As we begin these Holy Days, Tebeth 3-10, 2016(7), I pray that we may be filled with the Holy Spirit.  "Filled" with the Holy Spirit is how people described Jesus.  So, what does "filled" look like in our world today?  Filled is [...]

By | January 1st, 2017|Blogs, Sermons & Inspiration|0 Comments

Being Forgiven & Being Forgiving

Matthew 6:12, 14-15 What makes a congregation a church? How can you distinguish a true church from a false one? What does it take for a local church to be the church of Jesus Christ? The Belgic Confession of 1561 is one of the best answers to that question. It outlines three distinguishing marks by [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Sermons & Inspiration|12 Comments

Navigating Life’s Detours

Hey my Sisters, Nobody likes a detour. On the road the other day, I ran into one and instantly had an attitude. See, our minds memorize the daily routes we take so that we can drive them almost without thought. I know I can drive the ten minute journey home from work on autopilot, often [...]

By | June 18th, 2016|Blogs|0 Comments

Three Fun and Easy Ways to Mentor our Girls

Hello Again my Sisters, I saw something so special the other day in the elementary school where I teach. A bubbly and excited fifth grader came out of his classroom, holding the hand of a younger student, perhaps in kindergarten. Each time the two kids passed a teacher in the hallway, the older student proudly [...]

By | January 31st, 2016|Blogs|8 Comments

Are you Being Found Faithful?

What comes to mind when you think of stewardship? For most it is associated with giving in church but it encompasses so much more. God is looking for faithfulness, not just giving money or being present week to week. He wants us to live a purposeful life; He has given us rule over many things [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Blogs|0 Comments

What if I fall?

Do you remember your first bicycle, the one with the training wheels? I can remember so clearly riding that bike on the sidewalk in front of my house…back and forth, again and again. It was great fun and I didn’t worry that I would fall because, after all, I had those training wheels there to [...]

By | January 1st, 2016|Blogs|3 Comments

You Are Sent

By | December 31st, 2015|Sermons & Inspiration|0 Comments

The Sister Hood: Thoughts to Inspire, Uplift, and Support Women of Faith

Hey my Sisters, Yes, I’m speaking to you: women of all ages, shapes, sizes, and shades. Complex creatures made beautifully in the image and likeness of God. Are you that young woman in her teens striving to be unique while the whole world measures you against magazine covers, Kardashian selfies, and hip hop videos? Or [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Blogs|5 Comments

Robert’s Story

By | November 22nd, 2015|Stories|0 Comments

No Average Joe

The one thing we all want is a thriving church. We want a church that is striving for excellence; one that meets our spiritual needs and also reaches out beyond our doors into the community. Of course, good leadership is essential.  It is the motivating force behind the positive direction of the church. The last [...]

By | November 1st, 2015|Blogs|0 Comments