The Church Advances

The Church advances when it preaches the Gospel and teaches what Jesus said and did to the lost outside the building. Of course this is called the Great Commission. Jesus says in: Matthew 28:18-20: 18 And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Me. 19 Go, therefore, … More The Church Advances

Sr. Barnabus Day

Today God’s church remembers Barnabas he received that name which means encourager, exhorter. The Collect St. Barnabas the Apostle O LORD God Almighty, who didst endue thy holy Apostle Barnabas with singular gifts of the Holy Ghost; Leave us not, we beseech thee, destitute of thy manifold gifts, nor yet of grace to use them … More Sr. Barnabus Day

Us with God

In creation God demonstrated His plan for us was to know Him and that our human life is where we would learn about God and His ways. The creation account in Genesis 1 – 2 shows this goal: man is set in the midst of and over all creation; God gives him work to do … More Us with God

The Power of God

Power is a necessary component of God’s work in the world. His power is manifested in creation and likewise in salvation. Jesus defeated all the powers and principalities that oppose us at the cross. He demonstrated His superior power over the darkness and in His resurrection God the Father showed His power over death in … More The Power of God

Morning Readings: Proverbs 2 & Acts 20:1-16 [July 17]

Proverbs 2 The fear of the Lord and knowledge of God begins with seeking His wisdom. Hence Solomon encourages you to do this to receive it: cry out for insight, and raise your voice for understanding (vs. 3) and to seek it like silver, and search for it as for hidden treasures (vs. 4).  Because … More Morning Readings: Proverbs 2 & Acts 20:1-16 [July 17]

Evening Readings: Proverbs 1:20-33 & Matthew 8:1-17 [July 16]

Proverbs 1:20-33 Proverbs are given to make the simple wise: wise with divine wisdom. However those who refuse to listen to wisdom will be ignored and mocked at their calamity; wisdom will not respond when they call out; Because they hated knowledge and did not choose the fear of the Lord, (vs 29) they would … More Evening Readings: Proverbs 1:20-33 & Matthew 8:1-17 [July 16]