New College Class: Incomparable Christ

Our college and young adult ministry is beginning a new summer class called Incomparable Christ. Based on the book Life Lessons from Hebrews by Max Lucado, this class will be a study of the book of Hebrews. Recent high school graduates, college age students and young adults are invited to come explore an amazing book of the Bible that encourages …

“My Delight Is in Her”

How is that for a Sunday morning blessing?  This is what life in the kingdom of God is all about.  He has placed His name…a name that is above all other names on you.  He has brought you into His family…you are a part of the body that makes up the Bride of Christ.  As such, your Lord “delights in …

Student Ministry Update

We’ve got some big plans for our 7th-12th grade students this summer! Sunday Morning: The Life The call to faith in Christ is a call to action. It’s a call to a transformed life, a life that has a specific look to it. This life is called discipleship. And it’s the expected path of all who come to faith in …

No More Dry Stumps

“Let not the foreigner who has joined himself to the Lord say, ‘The Lord will surely separate me from His people’; and let not the eunuch say, ‘Behold, I am a dry tree.’  For thus says the Lord: ‘To the eunuchs who keep my Sabbaths, who choose the things that please me and hold fast my covenant, I will give …

Wounded Healers

“But he was pierced for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his wounds we are healed.” (Isaiah 53:5) One of my favorite books of all time is “The Wounded Healer” by Henri Nouwen.  Towards the end of the book Nouwen recounts an old legend from the Jewish …

Your Father’s Commitment

“Listen to me, O house of Jacob,    all the remnant of the house of Israel,who have been borne by me from before your birth,    carried from the womb;even to your old age I am he,    and to gray hairs I will carry you.I have made, and I will bear;    I will carry and will save. ” (Isaiah 46:3-4) Your Father is not the type …

You’re In Good Hands

“Woe to him who strives with him who formed him, a pot among earthen pots!  Does the clay say to him who forms it, ‘What are you making?’” -Isaiah 45:9 Do you trust what God is doing to form you and shape you?  If not, take a look around at His creation. Even with what mankind has done to destroy …

Strength Will Rise

Douglas Oakes (May 21st, 2019) “Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God,the Creator of the ends of the earth.He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the faint,  and strengthens the powerless. Even youths will faint and be weary,and the young will fall exhausted;but those who …

Guest Speaker: Matt Dabbs

Matt Dabbs will be our guest speaker on Sunday, May 5th. Matt is the preaching minister at the Auburn Church of Christ in Auburn, Alabama. He and Missy are raising two wonderful boys, Jonah and Elijah. Matt is passionate about reaching and discipling young adults, small groups, and teaching. Matt is currently the editor and co-owner of Wineskins.org. Prior to …