God’s Witnessing Church

When we come to Christ we become his church. Christ is the Living Cornerstone of his church. In Christ we are living stones being built up as the church for ministry in world. Our ministry as a congregation is to witness to the greatness, grace, and glory of God by worshiping him and living honorably […]

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God’s Mission

Jesus Christ is the promised Son whose death for our sins and resurrection for our life brings us into this saving relationship with God.  Now, the mission of the church is to spread this good news as we live together under Christ’s Lordship. Text: Acts 1:1-11

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God’s Son

In the fullness of time God sent his eternal Son into the world as the son of Joseph and Mary. He was given the name Jesus. Matthew identifies Jesus as the son of David, of Abraham, and of a virgin. The rich identity of Jesus comes with the promise of the presence of God and […]

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By Grace Through Faith

All of God’s saving work, from beginning to end, can be summed up in the phrase, “By grace through faith.” This theme runs throughout the Bible, is the basis of our salvation, and is the principle by which we live for God’s glory.  Text: Romans 4

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God’s Messenger

The presence and prophecy of John shows us that God is faithful to his word, that he acts at the right time, that he prepares for the arrival of his Son, and that he calls people to enter into his saving work. Text: Mark 1:1-8

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God’s Prophets

God’s word through the prophet Isaiah is of judgement for the purpose of repentance, salvation through the Lord’s Servant, and renewal as the future hope. Once again God’s plan put before us in history is pointing to its fulfillment in Jesus Christ. Our hope is in him. Text: Isaiah 65:17-25

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