Discipleship…It Starts at Home

At a recent session meeting I was talking with the elders about discipleship. The issue of discipling our children being a priority came up, and I shared my concern that many fathers were not taking up that Biblical responsibility. One of our elders wisely pointed out...

Romans 6 Sermon Series

I am currently preaching a sermon series on Romans 6, and thought if might be good to post the link to the series here in case anyone wants to listen.  I am encouraging the congregation to memorize the passage by the end, and I would encourage anyone reading this to...

Marriage Study-Week 1: Laundry

As promised we will post our Marriage Study topics so you can do them on your own.  Most of them you don’t need to be married for, so they really apply to all of us. Week 1: Laundry This is not the T-shirt kind of laundry.  This is the laundry that is in...

Righteousness

Paul writes to Timothy to flee and pursue, and gives a list of things to pursue.  That list begins with righteousness.  Paul gives us an interesting dilemma here.  There is no one who is righteous, no not one.  It is only in Jesus that anyone is...

…and pursue…

If we are fleeing from the things the world says are important, such as money, material possessions, even status in our community or workplace, but have no where to run, we are running unrestrained.  “Without vision, the people perish.”  Literally, the word...

Flee From All This…

I continue to wrestle with Paul’s challenge to Timothy to “flee from all this.”  In reading what Paul is calling Timothy to flee from, it is clear that most of the challenge has to do with the dangers of the love of money.  There is also an admonition to...