• God Has Not Lost Control

    This is a re-post of an response article written to address God’s relationship to suffering. In the time of COVID-19, I felt it would be helpful for us as Christians to reflect on what God’s word tells us about where he stands in relationship to suffering & distress. I’m responding...

  • Fear Not, Part I

    It’s a scary time to be alive. Corona virus! International economic meltdown! Shortages of food and other essentials! What’s going to happen? Am I going to get sick? Die? What about my elderly relatives and friends? What if I can’t work – how will I pay the bills? What if...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Colossians 1:24-2:5

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives.  Colossians’ Thesis: For I want you to...

  • What Would Spurgeon Say When There is a Heightened Fear of Death?

    Below are excerpts of Spurgeon’s sermon delivered on December 9th, 1860, after an explosion killed hundreds of miners in the Welsh town of Risca. The full sermon is available here. His remarks are not meant to suggest death is suddenly more active in this season or that, rather, death is...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Colossians 1:21-23

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives.  Colossians’ Thesis: For I want you to...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Colossians 1:15-20

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives.  Colossians’ Thesis: For I want you to...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Colossians 1:9-14

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives. Colossians’ Thesis: For I want you to know...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Colossians 1:1-8

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives. Colossians’ Thesis: For I want you to...

  • DIY Study: Outline of Titus 3:1-11

    These outlines are provided to our congregation on Sunday mornings to assist in their own private study of God’s Word. Our hope is that we would be a Church of believers firmly rooted in God’s Word in our gatherings and our individual lives. Titus’s Thesis: For the grace of God...