Posts from December 2016

Posts from December 2016

Bulletin – Week of January 1, 2017

Rejoice, brothers and sisters, as we serve God in the New Year. May our hearts overflow with love for God and for one another. Reach out in Christian love to welcome one another. We are pleased by your presence! Message: Service of Consecration Offering: General Fund Prayer Requests and Praise This week we are asked to pray for Dale and Deloris Perry, Joe Pruitt, Debra…

A Short Catechism on the Incarnation

Q1. What do you believe concerning the incarnation? A1. I believe that the Son of God became flesh and dwelt among us. (John 1:14) Q2. How can God become human? A2. It is a mystery how the immortal, eternal, invisible God can become human, but all things are possible with God (1Tim 3:16, Mark 10:27). Q3. Was there anything special about the birth of Jesus? A3. Yes. The…

Scriptures on the Glory of God

    God’s Salvation is his glory Ps 79:9   The Glory of the Lord can be visible You will see the glory of the Lord, after grumbling about manna only (Ex 16:7, 10) It settles upon Mt. Sinai at the giving of the Law (Ex 24:16) It looked like a consuming fire (Ex 24:17) Moses sees the back of the glory of God (Ex 33:22) After Aaron begins his formal priestly…

Bulletin – Week of December 25, 2016

The best way to celebrate the greatest gift to humankind is to gather and thank our loving Creator. We rejoice in your presence today.  Message: God’s Glory Alone  Scripture: Luke 2:8-20  Offering: General Fund  December 25, 2016  Prayer Requests: This week we are asked to pray for Herm and Ali Laninga, Carmen Larsen, Arbadella McAlister, Linda McConnaughey, Dan and Tanya…

Worthy News Topics for your reflection

I am a week late on posting this, but here is a link to the latest Social Conservative Review.  As mentioned before there are news topics worthy of reflection that that mainstream media never covers. Below are my favorite or most stimulating articles, if you only have  few minutes to read: Here are 2 articles on businesses being forced to violate their consciences: a…

Marriage Tuneup Questions for the New Year

If you are looking for some way to reflect on your marriage and its health this year, or to get a marriage tuneup as part of your new year’s resolution process, Kevin Deyoung over at TGC put together 15 simple questions that might be an aid to your reflection, prayer life or ways to stimulate discussion with your spouse.  Here you go: Here are 15 questions to help…

Soli Deo Gloria (POHFW)

Preparing our Hearts to Worship In an effort to help you prepare for the December 25th, 2016, Sunday morning corporate worship gathering and to aid you in your own reflections on the phrase ‘for God’s glory alone, I wanted to pose a few questions and provide a few resources to prayerfully consider over the coming days. Our sermon is entitled, “Soli Deo Gloria”. The main…

Bulletin – Week of December 18, 2016

Today is the fourth and final Sunday of Advent. We’re pleased to have each of you here. Please join us on Christmas Day to celebrate our Savior’s birth. Message: Christ Alone Scripture: Acts 4:8-12 Offering: Outreach Fund Dec. 18, 2016  Prayer Requests: This week we are asked to pray for Marilyn Kaiser, Wilma Kelln, Don and Connie Knutson, Brian and Melissa Koning and…

Solus Christus (POHFW)

Preparing our Hearts to Worship Solus Christus In an effort to help you prepare for the December 18th, 2016, Sunday morning corporate worship gathering and to aid you in your own reflections on the phrase ‘Christ alone’, I wanted to pose a few questions and provide a few resources to prayerfully consider over the coming days.Our sermon is entitled, “Solus Christus”. The…