Sunday of Unspoken Need

  There they were, people from every corner of the known world, celebrating the Passover feast in Jerusalem. This was a day filled with meaning and purpose, high expectations, and need, a lot of need.  The Passover feast was the day when they remembered God’s deliverance of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt andContinue reading “Sunday of Unspoken Need”

Jesus and those little political signs

Hello church family, this is Pastor Phil.  If you drive through any local neighborhood, you’ll find those little, plastic political signs skewered into your neighbor’s lawns. With each sign that person is declaring who they think would be the best person for a political office. You can actually make a game out of locating theContinue reading “Jesus and those little political signs”

Freedom in Christ

Hello church family, this is Pastor Phil-  Our reading this Sunday is from Matthew 11:28-29 (you can read the whole chapter here!) Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest forContinue reading “Freedom in Christ”

What is Jesus worth to you?

What is knowing Jesus Christ worth to you? But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, inContinue reading “What is Jesus worth to you?”