When The Rain Comes

By Sheri Boulet / yesterday

This morning as I took out my *girls* I was surprised to find the grass damp and the porch steps wet with more than dew. I suppose sometime between 3:30 am and 6:30 am a little shower came. I was totally unaware. So many people have been praying for rain around these parts lately due […]


Jesus Came With Gifts

By John Howell / a day ago

More than 2000 years ago, Jesus arrived at our home, the earth. Although he received some gifts at his birth, it was he who came with the greatest gifts of all. He brought his gifts of unfailing love and faithfulness.


Is Baptism Required?

By Marty Phillips / a couple of days ago

Is Baptism Required? John 3:1-10 3:1 There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: 2The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be […]


The Great Atonement

By Lynne Conley / a few days ago

The Great Atonement Without blood in our bodies, we couldn’t live. Blood is pumped through the body by the heart and a system of veins and arteries. Blood is a very important part of our being; it’s the fuel that ensures that oxygen will reach the cells in our bodies. The definition of oxygen is: […]


The Lion and the Wildebeest! Who Wins?

By Don Doran / a few days ago

Have you ever felt just totally confused? I have! I didn’t know which way to turn or what to do. I call it being “befuddled!” I am not talking about physically not knowing which way to turn, although it could happen that way also. I am really talking about spiritually, mentally and emotionally being confused […]


He Loved Us First

By John Howell / 5 days ago

I love the sequence of ideas here. God loved us while we were still in need of washing. God loved us and then he washed us. God didn’t wash us clean and then love us. God didn’t free us from bondage of idolatry and darkness, and then say “Okay, I can stand you now.” He loved us first.


Fear of Death

By James Thornton / 6 days ago

FEAR OF DEATH By, James L. Thornton How little do we realize the meaning of the word death! Jesus took the sting away. Hebrews 2:14 “Forasmuch then as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the […]



By Martin Schmaltz / 7 days ago

One of the powerful uses of the social medial platform Twitter, is the ability to share information easily. Recently, someone I am following posted a note referencing an article about the condition of the church. Naturally I went to check it out. This article is titled; “You’re Growing? Well, She’s Dying.” It speaks of their […]


Proof of the Invisible

By John Howell / last week

By the victory your faith wins, you prove the value of faith in the Gospel of Jesus Christ to other people. By your strength when you have problems, you learn to rely more upon God. When you are able to overcome temptation by faith, your belief is seen to be reality.


When You Need A Friend

By James Thornton / last week

WHEN YOU NEED A FRIEND Several kings attack Sodom and take Lot captive. (Genesis 14:1-16) Abram with his tent and his altar is dwelling in Hebron when suddenly his quiet life is shattered… A man is running, a messenger is coming with bad news, “your nephew Lot has been taken captive.” In Genesis 14 we […]