This One is Worth Reading

I came across this article recently and as I read it I knew we would all benefit by gaining a better understanding of what is meant by contemporary worship. Peace! - Jim By the Rev. Edwin Womack* We talk about “contemporary worship,” but in many ... read more →

Emergency Heart Surgery

"And I will give you a new heart, and I will put a new spirit in you. I will take out your stony, stubborn heart and give you a tender, responsive heart." Ezekiel 36:26. Christ saved us once from the penalty of sin and saves us continually from the p... read more →

That’s Amazing!

As we begin 2014, I find a New Year's plan and promise in Joshua chapter 3 and the story of the Israelites entering the Promised Land. The plan: “When you see the ark of the covenant of the Lord your God, . . . you are to move out from your positi... read more →

Worship from the Word

Psalms 8:1 O LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens. Psalms 29:2 Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the splendor of holiness. Psalms 95:6 Oh come, let us wors... read more →

First is Last and Last is First

In "the world," first place is awesome, being served is expected, and living at the expense of others is called opportunity. But Jesus tells his disciples: "Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and w... read more →

Grace AND Truth

"The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth." John 1:14. Grace and truth, love and knowledge. . . . .Jesus brings both to us, know... read more →