Why We Worship
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Why We Worship

If you were to survey even a small group of people, you would receive many and varied reasons for why we worship God.  The root of many, if not all, answers, however, could be summed up with one core explanation: to ascribe the glory due to a praiseworthy God.  Worship is expressed in a variety...

The Power in a Word
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The Power in a Word

Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person – Colossians 4:6   ‘Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me’.  We’ve all heard this old adage taught to children, hoping they may not be distressed over the...

Count it All Joy
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Count it All Joy

Jamess 1:2-4 Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness.  And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.  Bring, oh Lord, what trials may come.  Bring the rain, the difficulties, and...