Posts from May 2017

Posts from May 2017

A follow up thought from Sunday’s message

I ran across this quote today during my devotions.  There is a stirring story behind the quote about a Nigerian woman whose husband was killed after Shariah law was declared.  Suffering, hardship and pain were her lot.  But this quote gives us hope.  Let it encourage you today.…

Bulletin – Week of May 28, 2017

 “When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place” (Acts 2:1, NRSV). As we celebrate the Church’s birthday, we pray that the Holy Spirit may empower us and unify us so that we are truly “one in Christ.” Welcome, friends! We rejoice in your presence. Message: Raising the Dead Scripture: 1Kings 17:17-24  Offering: General Fund Prayer Requests: This…

The Story of the Bible

“The Story of the Bible” is an animated introduction to the message and layout of the Bible, especially useful for someone who is just starting to learn about God’s word. It also is helpful for mature believers to view,  because it provides  a great example of how to explain God’s plan of redemption from creation to Jesus’ return in just 5…

Raising the Dead POHFW

Preparing our Hearts to Worship Raising the Dead   In an effort to help you prepare for the May 28th, 2017, Sunday morning corporate worship gathering and to aid you in your own reflections on the Life of Elijah. I wanted to pose a few questions and provide a few resources to prayerfully consider over the coming days. Our sermon is entitled, “Raising the Dead”. The…

Adult Sunday School Survey

If you are a regular attender of Hope in Christ and are age 15 and over, would you please take a few minutes to answer this 6 question survey about the topics for our Fall Sunday school program? https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WZ8MQKJ   Thanks, Pastor Scott