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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

It’s below freezing outside as I write this, so it is with special interest that I notice John writes in chapter 10 verse 22 that it was winter. We don’t get many details like that in scripture, so the few that are included sound off like klaxons in the text, loudly...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

Jesus Gives Us True Sight

It seems like just yesterday we were cooing over a chubby 8oz little baby Jesus sleeping serenely in a manger full of hay, his cherubic face lit by glimmering fairy dust falling from angel wings in the rafters, the shepherds tiptoeing around the barn so as not to...

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Join the King at His Table

Join the King at His Table

In the busyness and general sparkly jolliness of the holiday season, it’s easy to forget that many, many people do not feel particularly merry. It could be they are missing a loved one, it could be they are struggling with addiction or besetting sin, it could be...

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Celebrate With Us This Season!

Celebrate With Us This Season!

We are so excited for the 2019 Christmas season! We look forward to celebrating the coming of our Lord with our church family. During the month of December, all Sunday services will be held at 11am. Classes will still be held at 9:30am. Check out our December services...

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Join the King at His Table

Blessing Others This Holiday Season

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not very good at being relational with my neighbors. With four homeschooled kids, a dog, a hard-working husband, and a handful of active hobbies, it’s easy to make excuses for how busy I am. But the Bible is clear: “A new...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

The Truth Will Set You Free

The story goes that a friend once asked the famous theologian Martin Luther what his plans were for the following day. Luther is said to have replied something to the effect of, “Work, work, from morning until late at night. In fact, I have so much to do that I shall...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

Through Christ, We Can All Be Justified

After Jesus’ perfectly beautiful encounter with the woman in John 8, he tells her, “Go, and from now on sin no more.” So she starts going to church, tithes ten percent, volunteers at the animal shelter, always drives five miles under the speed limit, and lives a...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

What God Asks Of Us Is Not Easy

Have you ever seen a toddler throwing a temper tantrum? Odds are, if you have ever seen a toddler, then you have seen a toddler throwing a temper tantrum. They can come in a variety of flavors, but the general progression is as follows: Child asserts his/her...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

Jesus Is The Bread of Life

I think it’s safe to say that Jesus was not gluten free. Jesus was all about that bread. At the beginning of John 6, he performs the miracle of multiplying the fish and bread, and later in the chapter he goes on to tell the crowd of people that he himself is the bread...

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Jesus Is The Good Shepherd

God Has Given us a Simple Promise

James Joyce is the author of a book of short stories called Dubliners, the last story of which is the longest and the most beautiful. In fact, it’s been called one of the greatest short stories ever written. The story is called “The Dead,” a name which seems...

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