Coals of Kindness
Coals of Kindness
Eric Shull · Dec 30 3 minute read

Can you be generous to the selfish? How can you show even those who would take advantage of you that you are a child of God? Ask the Lord, He is the master at it — for while we were still sinners...

Joy to the World!
Joy to the World!
Jonathon Cherne · Dec 25 5 minute read

In 2008, I had the privilege of touring Egypt and seeing many of the ancient wonders of the world. While on that trip, I opted to splurge on a...

Habits of Sanctification Part III: Bible Study
Habits of Sanctification Part III: Bible Study
Ashley Perry · Dec 24 6 minute read

Remember that God desires that we search the Scriptures, as the Bereans did (Acts 17:11). Like a puzzle, there are precious gems scattered throughout its 66 books. If you haven’t already made...

The Pilgrims' Prophetic Voyage—400 Year Anniversary
The Pilgrims' Prophetic Voyage—400 Year Anniversary
Jonathon Cherne · Dec 11 6 minute read

We would be remiss to go through this year without remembering the quadricentennial anniversary of the pilgrims’ journey to the New World. This perilous journey not only set the foundation for religious freedom in America but was also a...

The Promise
The Promise
Doroty Palmer · Dec 9 4 minute read

God will not leave us comfortless. Jesus did not abandon us to struggle through life alone. He provided for the disciples and He provides for...

A Renewed Mind
A Renewed Mind
Deborah A. Maitland · Dec 1 3 minute read

God's steadfast love for me continues to amaze me. Broken and wounded, He loved me, sorted me out, repaired me, and made me whole. His love is beyond...

The Church of Thyatira: Revelation 2:18-29
The Church of Thyatira: Revelation 2:18-29
Ashley Perry · Nov 23 5 minute read

The Christians of Thyatira bear lessons for us today as well. Many Christians still live with the threat of persecution, even to the point of sacrificing their lives. Yet in safer parts of the world, we are willing to compromise our beliefs because it's "easier," or it's considered rude to...

Christ's Inaugural Address
Christ's Inaugural Address
Eric Shull · Nov 10 5 minute read

We cannot change this Earth's fate, but we can do as Jesus did in His ministry. We can stand up and defend the downtrodden. We can bring in the outcast, encourage the...

Transformed by His Power
Transformed by His Power
Deborah A. Maitland · Nov 4 2 minute read

Eve was deceived by the serpent, ate the fruit, and gave to her husband who also ate. In that moment, humanity separated from God and lost the face-to-face communication man enjoyed...

Love, Slavery & the Hardness of Our Hearts
Love, Slavery & the Hardness of Our Hearts
Roy Castelbuono · Nov 2 3 minute read

Divorce and slavery are only in the law of Moses because...

Peace During a Crisis
Peace During a Crisis
Jonathon Cherne · Oct 21 5 minute read

God promises perfect peace without exception, and with only one condition to qualify. Trying to qualify for government aid requires you to jump through hoop after hoop, yet God always makes everything He offers simple to obtain. In the case of perfect peace, just keep your mind stayed...

The Church of Pergamos: Revelation 2:12–17
The Church of Pergamos: Revelation 2:12–17
Ashley Perry · Oct 15 5 minute read

Christ's encouragements and rebukes to the Christians of Pergamos apply to us today as well. We too face the choice between spiritual integrity and material gain. It is easy to follow the customs of the world, easy to rationalize that our actions do not impact...