The Grace of God That Brings Salvation

“For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men, teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in the present age, looking for the blessed hope and glorious appearing of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, Who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed…

The Christian Sabbath

February 1, 2017   Dear Friends,   “…He hath particularly appointed one day in seven, for a Sabbath, to be kept holy unto Him: which from the beginning of the world to the resurrection of Christ, was the last day of the week; and, from the resurrection of Christ, was changed into the first day of the week, which, in Scripture, is…

Hidden Reefs At The Feast

Dear Beloved in Christ,   “These are spots in your love feasts, while they feast with you without fear, serving only themselves.” (Jude 12)   Several years ago, I remember reading a children’s book about lighthouses to Luke and Jude.  The story focused upon a family charged with keeping the lights in the lighthouse burning.  With the father needing to make a…

Awaiting The Trumpet Call

Dear Friends,   “Then the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, ‘Speak to the children of Israel, saying: ‘In the seventh month, on the first day of the month, you shall have a sabbath-rest, a memorial of blowing of trumpets, a holy convocation. You shall do no customary work on it; and you shall offer an offering made by fire to the Lord.’” …

Our God Is Sovereign Still

Dear Friends, “…knowing that you were not redeemed with corruptible things, like silver or gold, from your aimless conduct received by tradition from your fathers, but with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot. He indeed was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you who through…

Church Struggles

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,   “The cup of blessing which we bless, is it not the communion of the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, is it not the communion of the body of Christ?  For we, though many, are one bread and one body; for we all partake of that one bread.”  (1 Corinthians 10:16, 17, NKJV)…

True Peace

In God’s providence, we find ourselves in the midst of another election season and our thoughts are directed to the future and the hopes we have — what will the future look like depending on the one elected by the people and ordained by God as President?