Come & See Jesus, 2 (Prologue)

Last week we introduced the idea of using the Gospel of John in a casual Bible study setting for those willing to investigate Jesus. The goal of these posts is to provide you with tools so that you feel confident to answer questions, and facilitate discussion about Jesus. Before you begin reading and discussing the […]

Come & See Jesus, 1

The point of the Bible is not simply education, though there is much to learn. Its point is not simply entertainment, though its stories and songs are inspirational. Its point is not simply ethical improvement, though it has shaped the moral life of civilizations. The point of the Bible is to encounter Jesus. (Glen Scrivener, 3 […]

Cornerstone

For the month of February, we will be learning together the song, Cornerstone. Many will be familiar with the text of the verses adapted from the older song, The Solid Rock or My Hope is Built on Nothing Less. The updated chorus is a joyful expression of the church’s confidence, hope, and trust in the true unshakeable Cornerstone, […]

All To Us

Our song for the month of January is called All To Us. You can listen to a clip of the song, download the sheet music, and read through the text. Take some time to become familiar with the song before this Sunday. We’ll sing it together in our morning services this month. Download the sheet music – All […]

Hail the Incarnate Deity

Why do the events of Luke 2 evoke such a sense of joy, awe, and wonder in the hearts of humanity? Is it that society has over-dramatized the birth of a famous religious leader? Has culture so sentimentalized the nativity that we just respond that way? Is it that the human heart just wants something more meaningful to hold on to in the […]

Advent Reading Plan

It’s December 1st! Why not embark on a simple reading plan in preparation for Christmas? The following Advent Reading Plan includes readings from some major Old Testament passages expressing the expectations of Messiah and goes to the narratives of Matthew and Luke’ Gospels to John’s prologue introducing the deity of Jesus. This Advent Reading Plan starts on December 1 and ends on December 25. This reading plan for Advent is from The […]

In Christ Alone

[An] accompanying uncertainty and lack of definition in basic Christian doctrine are causes for genuine concern. Some cannot, for example, explain why Mormonism is not Christian because they are unsure of the doctrine of the Trinity. As we continue to study the Gospel of John, we are pleased to recommend a wonderful devotional companion to […]