Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 27, 2012

This week The midweek group that meets at the Williams’ home is starting a study of the book “Cast of Characters – Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God” which was recently also taught by Troy Jensen. Next … Continue reading

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THE MEANING OF FAITH (2)

The Apostle Paul tells us that God accepts us on the basis of faith without regard to our good works. “For it is by grace that you have been saved, through faith – and it is not from yourselves, it … Continue reading

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May 20, 2012

This Week A going away party for Jayson Powell is planned after the evening service. Last minute updates for the next Attendance Directory should be given directly to Cliff Copass. A college age retreat at WCYC is planned for May … Continue reading

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GOD’S ANVIL

Last eve I paused beside a blacksmith’s door And heard the anvil ring the vesper chime, Then looking in, I saw upon the floor Old hammers worn with beating years of time. “How many anvils have you had,” said I, … Continue reading

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THE MEANING OF FAITH (1)

“Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see” (Hebrews 11:1). With these words the inspired writer begins the great faith chapter of the Bible. Yet a single sentence in the … Continue reading

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May 13, 2012

This week Praise and Palate is planned for this evening at 6:00 p.m. The last Christian Workers’ Meeting of the season is planned for Tuesday starting at 9:30 a.m. A come and go barbecue is planned from 3 to 7 … Continue reading

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“DEAR PROFESSIONAL MINISTER…”

“Dear Professional Minister…” So began the form letter I received in the mail. Somehow the way I was addressed struck me wrong. I have an aversion to considering my service to the Lord to be a profession. Quite frankly, if … Continue reading

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May 6, 2012

This week Today is First Sunday First Fruits. Tables are set up in room 9 for food items. During 2nd Worship we have scheduled a Children’s Worship Planning Meeting.  All who are interested in helping with Children’s Worship are invited. … Continue reading

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SOMEONE WITH SKIN ON

A little girl was frightened by a storm as she lay in her bedroom. She called to her father, asking him to come in and comfort her. He told her to pray about it. A few minutes later, she called … Continue reading

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DELINQUINCY AND THE SHATTERED HOME

A few years ago, a survey was taken of 791 juvenile delinquents in Wisconsin’s two secure juvenile detention centers. Though the data is slightly dated, the situation it portrays has likely worsened. The survey bears amazing testimony to the importance … Continue reading

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