In one of his books former UCLA basketball coach John Wooden wrote: “If I were ever prosecuted for my religion, I truly hope there would be enough evidence to convict me.” A popular saying is similar: If you were on trial for being a Christian, would there be enough evidence to convict? At the heart of each statement is a belief that our faith sh...Keep Reading
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Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. Luke 24:13 We are going to be looking at this story of what happened to the two men on the road to Emmaus as a part of our “This is us” series. What happens on the way to Emmaus to these disciples is what happens to a lot of us when we get invol...Keep Reading
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This past Sunday we finished our sermon series “How Christians ________” where we looked at a number of different topics we experience in our life and looked at what wisdom Scripture and the church can offer in those situations. Every week we had a resource that inspired the sermon (other than Scripture and Jesus). As we close the series we wanted t...Keep Reading
Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things. How should Christians engage culture? How should Christians consume different things in culture? This is a question we lo...Keep Reading
This past Sunday in church we looked at whether Scripture could give us any guidance when it came to parenting our children. I for one need guidance when it comes to being a parent. I have felt unprepared and overwhelmed by the task from day one. And in Paul Tripp’s book Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles that Can Radically Change Your Family we found ...Keep Reading
I was in middle school when two students brought guns into Columbine High School and committed mass murder of their students, teachers, peers. I remember coming home from school on the bus, being by myself in the house, and watching the news. I remember what happened consuming my thoughts for weeks to come. I was in high school when a father and his so...Keep Reading
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"Thus the heavens and the earth were completed in all their vast array. By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. Then God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done." Genesis 2: 1-3 This past Sunday we looked at How Christia...Keep Reading