Intentionally Meeting with One Anothe

Part One: The Blessings We Have in Christ Part Two: Building Together in Christ   “Mutual care will not be sustained unless members of the community meet together regularly for fellowship, encouragement, and exhortation.”—Peter O’Brien “To be needlessly absent is...

A Partnered Church

“As they went on their way through the cities, they delivered to them for observance the decisions that had been reached by the apostles and elders who were in Jerusalem. So the churches were strengthened in the faith, and they increased in numbers daily.”—Acts 16:4-5...

Be Patient in Suffering

James 5:7-11 When we don’t get what we want and life gets hard for us, we are not called to fight to get our own way; rather, we are commanded by God to be patient in our sufferings. We must be patient in our suffering. “So, James says, when it comes to the Lord’s...

Worship: Engaging Our Minds & Hearts in Response to Truth about God

Worship is a matter of the mind (truth; our thinking & reasoning). Worship is a matter of the heart (our affections). __________________________________ AFFECTIONS EXPRESSED IN BIBLICAL WORSHIP: 1. Stunned silence; awe & wonder; fear & holy dread. 2....