Come, Lord Jesus ( First Sunday of Advent)

Advent refers to the “coming” or “arrival” of Jesus Christ. Within the Church, the term has several meanings: the Advent of the Lord in the flesh at Christmas; His Advent in Word and Spirit; and the final Advent when our Lord will return bodily in glory. Each meaning stirs the joyful anticipation of what God has accomplished, is doing, and …

The Habit of Friendship

This Sunday we’ll conclude the series with a message on the Habit of Friendship. It’s from friends that God gives us the people in our life who will give us Godly counsel. When we are serious about the habit of friendship, we are very intentional about the friends we make – and the places we go to make friends. The Habit of Friendship …

The Habit of Solitude

The Habit of Solitude will be our topic for this Sunday.  If we are not growing spiritually, we are dying spiritually. Developing the spiritual habit of solitude will enable us to grow spiritually. Jesus understood the necessity of both being with people – and being away from people. He knew He needed to be alone, not by himself, but in the …

The Habit of Generosity

This Sunday, we’ll dive into the Habit of Generosity. It’s a Biblical principle, straight from the mouth of Jesus. If you want to make God a priority in your life – if you want to love God more – you don’t do it by just saying I’m going to make God a priority in my heart, and then maybe that priority …

The Habit of Prayer

This Sunday we’ll talk about the Habit of Prayer. Prayer is an easy habit to begin, because prayer is simply communicating with God. As we develop this habit, spiritual growth results – and our prayers start to sound different. Your prayers have a different feel to them as you begin to connect with God in a new and exciting way. …

The Habit of Bible Study

This Sunday, we’ll begin the new teaching series, School’s In Session:  Disciplined Habits Help Me Become a Fully-Devoted Follower of Jesus.  In the message, The Habit of Bible Study, we’ll learn that there is no habit as foundational to our spiritual growth than the study of God’s Word.  When we talk about the Bible, we believe that this is God’s inspired …

Unshakeable Hope

Unshakeable Hope, from Psalm 93. Our hope is in God alone – not our experience – our technology – our relationships – our wealth. As we heard from Psalm 91, God will protect those who trust in Him, no matter what we are going through. God is our ONLY hope – we worship a God who is in the process …

In the Shadow of the Almighty // Week 3

The Lord God will protect those who trust in Him! You are again encouraged to read this Psalm every day this week, asking God to speak into your life through its words. Psalm 91:14-16  

In the Shadow of the Almighty (PART 2)

Pastor Terry shares what God has been revealing to him during his time away on Sabbatical. In Psalm 91:1 we read, “Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” The message of this Psalm, while not be used to turn true faith into religious superstition, is the truth, the …

In the Shadow of the Almighty

Pastor Terry shares what God has been revealing to him during his time away on Sabbatical. In Psalm 91:1 we read, “Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” The message of this Psalm, while not be used to turn true faith into religious superstition, is the truth, the …