on June 8th, 2021
The Solid RockMorgan Kennedy When my husband and I were planning our wedding, we got a lot of advice from people. People told us the “secret” to marriage. Whether it was to always forgive one another, kiss each other goodnight every night, read together, pray together…. It was a long list! These have been helpful for sure, but there was one piece of advice that Ridge and I really took to heart. Wh...
on May 25th, 2021
Blessed AssuranceSharon AustinMay 25, 2021Blessed Assurance…what is that? And why is it desirable?Yesterday Pastor Lesly shared the remarkable life story of Fanny Crosby, who penned the lyrics to this enduring hymn of the church a hundred and forty-eight years ago. The theme reflects a confidence beyond our own abilities, or disabilities, allowing a joyful expression of what is possible, in fact...
on May 17th, 2021
Regardless of our occupations, we all exist in unique ways. We all have a different social network that allows us to connect with people from different spheres. We all have different gifts and skills that allow us to reach people through varying strategies. But we are all in our unique lives for a purpose.
Night of Worship and Prayer [May 2021]
on May 11th, 2021
Cleanse & PurifyMorgan KennedyDirector of Music MinistriesHi friends,This may not come as a surprise to many, but I love to praise and worship our Father in song! I love to lift my voice unrestrained, raise and clap my hands like He’s the only one in the room, and dance before the Lord without a care in the world of what others think because God has been so good to me! So, when I tell you that I a...
April 2 Devotional
on April 2nd, 2021
We must be careful that when we face opposition we don’t automatically place ourselves as the upright prophet experiencing persecution for being on God’s side. It may very well be we are on the wrong side.
April 1 Devotional
on April 1st, 2021
Those who endure to the end; those who remain steadfast in the faith; those who remain faithful even in the face of horrific persecution and suffering, will be gathered together when Jesus comes in His glory. They will indeed inherit the kingdom of God. May you be found steadfast and faithful even in the face of adversity and trials.
March 31 Lent Devotional
on March 31st, 2021
The time is coming when people will not put up with sound doctrine, but having itching ears, they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own desires, and will turn away from listening to the truth and wander away to myths.
March 30 Lent Devotional
on March 30th, 2021
Remember those who are in prison, as though you were in prison with them; those who are being tortured, as though you yourselves were being tortured.
March 29 Lent Devotional
on March 29th, 2021
This talk of utter persecution is a bit foreign to us, but not so to Jesus’ first century followers. They knew persecution. They saw it and experienced it daily from their foreign Roman oppressors and the Jewish authorities.
March 26 Lent Devotional
on March 26th, 2021
If we will see ourselves as peacemakers, wherever we go we will discover there are opportunities all around us. From a smile at a clerk to a friendly gesture in traffic to a letter to a senator. These are the acts of peacemaking that bring about peace in our world.
March 25 Lent Devotional
on March 25th, 2021
If Jesus, the victim of our sins, can forgive us for his death, how much more so should we forgive our enemies, instigators, and victims alike.
March 24 Lent Devotional
on March 24th, 2021
What this beatitude demands is not the passive acceptance of things because we are afraid of the trouble of doing anything about them, but the active facing of things, and the making of peace, even when the way to peace is through struggle.