Throughout the course of history, those who follow Jesus have followed the Great Commission – telling the good news of what Jesus has done to those who have yet to hear and believe it. The question often comes, “How is that done? I don’t know what to do or say?” Today, we look at the […]
The process of mentoring is of great value to the both the mentor and the one being mentored. In a church setting this is especially true! Today, guest speaker Richie Shade from Crossroads Baptist Church in Tracy, CA, shares how the mentoring process works in a church.
We are privileged to have Jonathan Facenda sharing from God’s Word and his own personal testimony how God uses everyday circumstances and situations to highlight His great power and presence. Jonathan and his family live full-time in South Korea where they serve the city of Daegu through International Baptist Church.
This week marks our church anniversary – 61 years since the first service was held by our church family. During that time we have seen God do many incredible and wonderful works. Included in those works are times of difficulty and suffering. Why would God allow those whom He loves to suffer? Our guest speaker, Jim […]
In New York City, the watchword has become “If you see something, say something” to deal with threats to safety and personal well-being. In the Old Testament, a group of men with nothing to lose decide to take an incredibly daring opportunity – and realti that what they find is too good to keep to themselves. […]
Pastor Bruce McLain, state representative of the California Association of Regular Baptist Churches, shares with us this morning the qualities that allow a church – or even an individual – to have a lasting positive impact on their surroundings. The church at Thessalonica was an example to everyone in their day and serves as our […]
Although only mentioned once in the Bible, there is much that can be learned and applied to our lives today from the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. Rob Wertheim, a representative from Jews for Jesus, shares how the lessons of Hanukkah can be put into practice in our lives today.
Jonathan Sharma, dean of the Fiji College of Evangelism and Theology, shares his personal testimony before opening God’s Word to remind us of the reality and agony of hell. Jesus spoke more about hell than He ever did of heaven. As we consider this passage, we are reminded of the reality of life after death […]