The Amazing, Saving Grace of the Lord
October 16th, 2023
Church Family,We are transitioning seasons here in the mountains. The mornings are colder and the afternoons are just right. We are blessed to host the Ladies Joy Gathering this weekend and we are pre...
God's Discipline Newsletter
August 15th, 2023
Church Family, I left a section of our outline from Sunday unfinished. I know that those unfinished blanks bother those of us who love to “fill in the blanks.” Within the context of the Shepherd’s res...
Is there any HOPE for America?
July 5th, 2023
Hello Church Family! I’m trusting you had a good and safe Independence Day. I was reminded yesterday of the following quote from Ronald Reagan.“Freedom is a fragile thing and is never more than one ...
Prayer Is Not the Only Thing, But It’s the Best Thing You Can Do
May 3rd, 2023
“The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.” James 5:16bRaising kids in today’s culture is a challenge. In our parenting class on Sunday morning, we’ve been talking about how to int...
Holy Week Devotion
April 5th, 2023
The road from Jericho to Jerusalem is a treacherous road (bandits, robbers, twists and turns) that ascends about 3300 feet in elevation over a roughly 17 mile hike. It can take most of a day to walk/h...
Sharing your Personal Testimony
March 15th, 2023
John 9:23-24 (ESV)24 So for the second time they called the man who had been blind and said to him, “Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner.”25 He answered, “Whether he is a sinner I do ...
Cleaning our Spiritual Windshield
February 1st, 2023
This past Sunday we looked at the Model Prayer from Matthew 6:9-13. One of the elements of this prayer is confession. We pray, “forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.” This is confession. Hu...
Three Actions Steps for a New Year
January 3rd, 2023
Sunday, as we began 2023, we were challenged to make God’s Word a priority in our life for this year. I want to feed off of the sermon on Sunday and give you three action steps for your New Year.If we...
COME LORD JESUS
December 21st, 2022
COME LORD JESUS---Isaiah 9:6-7 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God...
Who is in charge of your holiday happiness?
December 14th, 2022
“But God wants me to be happy, right Pastor?” This was a question from a man years ago who said that he should divorce his wife and go after his mistress. I listened to the mental gymnastics of this m...
Ready and Willing to serve
October 26th, 2022
We had a precious time of ordination with Fabian on Sunday morning. I love the fact that our church family can come alongside Fabian and his family, as God sends him to be a race track chaplain in Ken...
Dealing with Sin
October 6th, 2022
Dealing with SinHow often have you said, “I’m trying my best to live the Christian life” or “I’m trying not to sin in this area of my life?” Many followers of the Lord Jesus Christ make statements lik...