Category Archives: Pastor’s Blog

A Wee Little Man

“Zacchaeus was a wee little man, a wee little man was he…” If you attended Sunday school or Vacation Bible School as a child, you probably sang that song. Now that we’re adults, we don’t sing that little ditty anymore, but we are expected to follow the wee man’s example.  He climbed a tree to […]

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Eyes Wide Open

On Sunday, February 28th, the message will be based on Luke 18:31-43.  Let me encourage you to read and meditate on this passage this week! I hope people look at our church and wonder, “How do those people, who are so different from each other, get along so well?” My prayer is that this may be a place where those who […]

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Extravagant Love

This week we will look at a beautiful expression of love by Mary, sister of Lazarus.  You can read about it in John 12:1-10. What is the most extravagant gift you have ever received?  Was there ever a time someone did something for you that you will never forget? Mary took the most precious thing that […]

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Meanwhile, Back In Town

On the day Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, two groups of people left the cemetery. One group headed back to the home of Martha and Mary to celebrate the miraculous resurrection of Lazarus.  The other group headed down the road to Jerusalem to inform the religious leaders of Jesus’ latest bold action.  These two […]

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What Power Is This?

This Sunday we will be looking at one of the most dramatic events recorded in the New Testament.  It’s found in John 11:36-45. Many of us know what it’s like to watch a loved one die, and then go through the visitation, the funeral and the burial.  Imagine that Jesus comes to your home and asks […]

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Truths Worth Practicing

Have you set some goals for 2016?  Have you given up on some of them already?! The most important thing you can do for yourself in 2016 is to put your thinking in order.  If you can solidify some foundational principles in your life, everything else will come naturally. This week we will look at some of […]

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Joyful Worship

Jesus told us that He came to give us abundant life.  Paul said we should “rejoice in the Lord always”.  He encouraged the use of Psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, indicating there should be variety in our music.  Heaven is described as a giant choir singing praises to God.  Throughout the Bible, people are urged […]

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