Category Archives: Pastor’s Blog

The Face of Grace

This week we will be continuing in our series “The Seven Last Words of Christ” by looking at the second statement, “I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise.” Luke 23:43 Jesus said “today”, not someday after your soul has slept for awhile. Today! Those who are granted eternal life […]

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Say What?!

This week we will begin our Lenten series, “The Seven Last Words of Jesus”. On Sunday, we will focus on the words, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” These words were not spoken just for the crowds that were watching Jesus die on Mount Calvary that day. They were […]

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The Body of Christ

This week we will be hearing a message on what the Body of Christ looks like, based on 1 Corinthians 12:12 — “Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ.” What is the Body of Christ? It is you and me, it […]

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Harmonize

This week we will continue in our series in Romans 12 by looking at verses 14-16, “Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse. Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn. Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low […]

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Devoted

This week we will continue in our series on Romans 12 by looking at verses 10-13. A story is told about a man who was walking down the street. He passed a used book store, and in the window, he saw a book with the title, “How to Hug”. He was taken by the title […]

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Who’s in the Spotlight?

This week at Emanuel, we will be continuing in our series on Romans 12 by focusing on verse three: “For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the measure […]

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Think About It

This week we are continuing in our study of Romans 12 by considering verse two: “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” A transformed person will look very different from the rest of the world. Believers in Jesus should be distinctly and […]

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A Fresh Start

This week we will be kicking off the new year with the first sermon in a series based on Romans 12. Theologian A. W. Tozer said, “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” So, what do you think about God? Because what you believe ABOUT God will […]

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