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Wisdom Series – The Life of the Learner

Wisdom series Part 4 – The Life of the Learner As Christians, we desire to live generously, and have wisdom-filled lives. So far, we have discussed: 1) the fear of the Lord as the beginning of wisdom 2) living a life of contentment, and 3) living a legacy life. Today we are focusing on: the life of…

From Pastor's Thoughts - July 3

From Pastor’s Thoughts: The Gifts of the Spirit – Part 2

The Gifts of the Spirit Part 2 June 26th, 2019 Read: 1 Corinthians 12:7-11 Paul in 1 Corinthians 12:7 writes that the Holy Spirit has given each believer a gift of the Spirit to the benefit of all believers. Last week we looked at the discerning gifts, this week we’ll look at declarative gifts. Declarative gifts use the tongue to…

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Wisdom Series – The World of the Generous

Wisdom series Part 2 – The World of the Generous Proverbs 4:7 If wisdom is at the top of God’s list, we put it at the top of our list. Wisdom is very different from knowledge – ‘Knowledge is knowing something – wisdom is knowing how to live it out’. Today I want to speak about…

From Pastor's Thoughts - June 20

From Pastor’s Thoughts: The Gifts of the Spirit – Part 1

The Gifts of the Spirit Part 1 June 20th, 2019 Read: 1 Corinthians 12:7-11 There are nine spiritual gifts generally divided into 3 categories: 1) Discerning Gifts, 2) Declarative Gifts and 3) The dynamic gifts. The Holy Spirit imparts spiritual gifts as He sees fitting for each believer. Starting with thediscerning gifts, over the next few weeks we…

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The Meaning of Pentecost

The Meaning of Pentecost Jesus said, “I am sending another comforter, a helper.” He was talking about the Holy Spirit, who is our friend, our strength, our peace, and who purifies our hearts. Today, there is a lot of confusion about The Holy Spirit, but He was very present in the New Testament. If we…

From Pastor's Thoughts - June 5

From Pastor’s Thoughts: The Service of Giving to God

The Service of Giving to God Date: June 5th, 2019 Read: John 3:16 and Malachi 3:10-12 If we pause to reflect on our lives, a few things would become clear: God in His grace gives us His best and God has been with us through it all. Now we’re challenged to do the same. To stick with God and give…

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Wisdom Series – The Secret of Contentment

Wisdom series Part 2 – The Secret of Contentment We live in a crazy world, there is a lot of knowledge, but we need wisdom. Our key verse for this series is Proverbs 4:7 ‘Getting wisdom is the wisest thing you can do! And whatever else you do, develop good judgment.’ We can all be content….

From Pastor's Thoughts - May 29

From Pastor’s Thoughts: A Vow in Sacrifice to God

A Vow in Sacrifice to God Date: May 29th, 2019 Read: Genesis 28:20-22 Throughout the Bible we see many examples of making sacrificial vows to God. In 1 Samuel 1: 10-11, Hannah made a sacrificial vow saying if God gave her the son she desperately wanted, she would unreservedly give him back to Him. In our text in…

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Wisdom Series – The Beginning of Wisdom

Wisdom series Part 1 – The Beginning of Wisdom Proverbs 4:7 ‘Getting wisdom is the wisest thing you can do! And whatever else you do, develop good judgment.’ The saying goes, ‘A little bit of wisdom goes a long way!’ Wisdom is knowledge rightly applied. You may know how to get married and have a family – but…

How To Handle a Crisis

How To Handle A Crisis Text: Acts 27:9-29 We all can recall times in our lives when we were emotionally stressed, or where it felt like life was spinning out of control. When faced with a crisis, most of us struggle to see the purpose behind our pain, and we wonder if the crisis will…