Category Archives: Pastor’s Pen

“Teaching, Preaching and Reaching For Christ”

The Purpose of the Church

THE PURPOSE OF THE CHURCH “What is the purpose of the church?” If I asked this question of 20 different people, I would receive 20 different answers. Even people who do not participate in church have an opinion regarding the purpose of the church ​I had a discussion with several pastors a few years ago…
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Expect Greater Things for Others

Many of us have heard of the recent situation involving Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte, Jimmy Feigen, Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz. These individuals claimed that they were assaulted at gunpoint over the weekend by assailants posing as police officers. It was later determined that they lied about their account of what actually occurred. According to…
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I HAVE MORE FAITH TODAY… Praise God, the restrooms and baptismal pool for the new church are completed. All of the other major renovations and additions are completed except for the audio/video systems and carpet. We yet have some smaller projects to complete, and solicit your support in providing sweat equity to complete them. I…
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Deacons & Trustees

DEACONS Deacons are called to be servants. Our English word, ‘Deacon’ is a transliteration of three Greek words primarily used in the New Testament: ▪ Diakoneo (v) = to be an attendant, to wait upon, to serve ▪ Diakonia (n) = service or attendance as a servant ▪ Diakonos (n) = a waiter, attendant, service…
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