As we begin our area-wide “shelter-in-place” directive, services look differently. Pastor shares thoughts from Psalm 61 about how hope guides us in times of trouble and turmoil. Listen to discover how we have hope.
Many folks contribute to the success of any venture. In church ministry, there are many people at work “behind the scenes” helping those with a more public persona. In many circles, a person who ministers while earning a living from non-ministerial employment is called a “tent maker.” Today, Don Shade, shares about his experience and […]
Authority can be misunderstood, delegated, given, taken, even assumed. The amount of authority a person has – or is perceived to have – affects how others react to them. Jesus presents His authority to the people gathering in Jerusalem. While many people saw the presentation, very few understood its significance. Pastor Eldred shares lessons about […]
As Jesus makes His way to Jerusalem for Passover, one voice stands out above the crowd. In paying attention to this one individual, Jesus allows us to see what the blind man saw! Listen as Pastor Eldred explains how this is not such a riddle after all.
Almost everywhere you go, there is a “pecking order” established that determines who gets what, when, and for how long. Is Jesus’ kingdom like that? How does one advance in His economy? Jesus instructs His disciples about that topic, and Pastor Eldred shares the wrong and right ways to advance in Jesus’ kingdom.
We all like to think about the future but we all need to live in the present! Often the present gives us what we call a “reality check” that can be quite harsh. We look at a reality check given to the followers of Jesus as they thought about the great future ahead of them. […]
Missionary Jim Wright, serving with Baptist World Misisons, speaks today on the reasons for trials and difficulties in the Christian life. As we look at life from God’s perspective, we find that He is wise, loving, and merciful – even in difficult times. After the sermon, a field report video can be viewed.
Do you remember looking at a children’s magazine and trying to find all the hidden objects in the picture? Some of them were easier to spot than others. Some required careful searching, but they were there! Jesus tells us that when we are looking for His kingdom, we need to look carefully. When we think […]
If you could ask one person from history just ONE question – what would it be? For one young man, that person was Jesus and the question was an important one: what can I do to have peace now and blessing in the future? Listen as Pastor Eldred gives Jesus’ answer and explains how life […]
Children can often make up an “invisible minority” and for many cultures, their treatment can vary widely. Jesus uses the care and treatment of children to illustrate a much larger topic. Let’s learn together from Mark’s gospel!