The Key to Experiencing Joy In Christ

Recently, our ministry staff and spouses enjoyed a weekend retreat of rest, fellowship, and worship.  During a Discovery Bible Study we reflected on a portion of John 15, where Jesus talks about being the true vine that sustains our lives.  Jesus says... 5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me … Continue reading The Key to Experiencing Joy In Christ

A Confession of Faith

We believe in God the Father, who created the heavens and the earth, making all human beings as divine image bearers. We violated the image of God in others and ourselves, and abandoned our role in the creation. In response, God chose Israel as a blessing and light to all peoples, in order to renew … Continue reading A Confession of Faith

The Big Story of Scripture

Do you want to learn the big story of Scripture? If so, the Wineskins group has created a wonderful resource called "Theodrama," which is a collection of short videos that unpacks the story of Scripture in 70 episodes. The videos are narrated by Dr. John Mark Hicks, who is a theology professor at Lipscomb University … Continue reading The Big Story of Scripture

“Bring Joy to Your Servant, Lord”

Psalm 86 (NIV) 1 Hear me, Lord, and answer me,     for I am poor and needy. 2 Guard my life, for I am faithful to you;     save your servant who trusts in you. You are my God; 3 have mercy on me, Lord,     for I call to you all day long. 4 Bring joy to your servant, Lord,     for … Continue reading “Bring Joy to Your Servant, Lord”