• Vocabulary of Faith – Chosen

    It’s been said that modern people have much more anxiety than our ancient counterparts did.  They lived in a greater degree of fear, while we live under a greater degree of anxiety.  Now, you may be asking, “What’s the difference?”  Of course many psychologists have differing opinions on the matter, …

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  • Vocabulary of Faith – Praying

    Modern Americans like to pride themselves on their “emotional honesty.”  We look back on the generations prior to us — our parents and grandparents — and how they were buttoned down, how they had stiff upper lips, how they were many times too proud to admit or deal with their …

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  • Vocabulary of Faith – Longing

    If you’ve been around my house for any length of time, one thing that becomes clear pretty quickly is that my kids love their daddy.  Not that they don’t also love their mommy, but she’s with them more during the day than I am, and as they sometimes say, “Absence …

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  • Vocabulary of Faith – Battling

    The war of 1812, fought between the United States and Great Britain has the status of kind of an odd event in history.  Though numerous causes were listed in the declaration of war, scholars disagree as to which of those carried the most weight.  In other words, they’re not quite …

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  • Jesus is…King of Kings and Lord of Lords

    (Revelation 19:16) On his robe and on his thigh he has this name written: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS. We live in a world that is often affected by tragedy and disaster. Terrorist attacks, war, crime, disease, natural disasters—these are just some of the evils that affect our world. As …

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  • Vocabulary of Faith – Buried in Baptism

    In the opening five chapters of Romans, the apostle Paul has articulated the absolutely stunning grace of God as its revealed in Jesus Christ.   He has made plain that we are right with him not according to obedience to any set of laws, but we are right with him by …

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  • Vocabulary of Faith – Reversal

    As we’ve worked through Romans so far, we’ve seen a series of reversals.  Though the world stood before God guilty of sin, in Jesus Christ, we are now justified, that is acquitted of sin.  Though our moral account had a debt of guilt, God by faith in Jesus Christ, credits …

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  • Sunday Worship 8:00 and 10:30

    Join us for worship on Sunday mornings at 8:00 and 10:30 Worship is the central activity of the Christian Church — all other things and actions flow from a heart of worship. We’d love you to join us! Learn more about what to expect here, here, and here.    

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i love certainty

Vocabulary of Faith – Chosen

It’s been said that modern people have much more anxiety than our ancient counterparts did.  They lived in a greater degree of …

praying

Vocabulary of Faith – Praying

Modern Americans like to pride themselves on their “emotional honesty.”  We look back on the generations prior to us — our parents …

reversal

Vocabulary of Faith – Reversal

As we’ve worked through Romans so far, we’ve seen a series of reversals.  Though the world stood before God guilty of sin, …

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Jesus is…Alpha and Omega

“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the …