Posts from July 2021

Posts from July 2021

Mission

July 28, 2021 We want to tell you about a mission effort and offer you an opportunity to participate if you would like to help keep this work going.  I became acquainted with this effort through Brother Stacy Sikes of Hibbing, MN.  Both we and the Roff’s have known the Sikes for some years and respect him and his work for the Lord.  Stacy has known Bro.…

Where Is My Lane? by Neal Thurman

Perhaps it is difficult from time to time to not be who we have always been. Are the words of Peter in John 21:21 remarkable to anyone else? Remember the setting, Jesus has just put Peter through a difficult, yet tender, test by asking the apostle of his love for his Lord three times (John 21:15-17). This was then followed by the sobering prophecy which spoke to the…

Things in the Bible that Worry Me Most

Have you ever entertained the thought that there may be something in the Bible that you are failing to understand properly that could have eternal ramifications for you? Admittedly, there are some rather complex and difficult passages in the Bible, even the apostle Peter said so, himself (2 Peter 3:16). So, here is my question, “What are the top five most worrisome verses…

Building on the Rock

“Therefore, everyone who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock.” – Matthew 7:24           This past week we began our Wednesday Night VBS for the month of July. Our theme is “Under Construction: Building on God’s Purpose for my Life”. This past week we looked at…

The Battle

You are in a battle! You may not see it and you might forget that it is there. But your enemy would love nothing more than for you to go through life filled with discouragement and defeat. Do not let him get what he wants! If you are a Christian, Satan and others in life will throw obstacles and attacks your way hoping to bring you down – which is why Peter said…