The Real Truth About Unborn Children

People couldn't ignore Gianna Jessen's testimony before the House Judiciary Committee in September 2015.  That's because Gianna is a real-life survivor of a botched abortion.  Her story is amazing-- but even more amazing is the way she has used her platform to courageously speak up for the sanctity of [...]

2018-01-22T11:37:15+00:00 January 21st, 2018|

In Love With the Word

Psalm 119 is not only the longest chapter of the Bible (176 verses), it has also been called 'the Alps' of the Bible or the 'Mt. Everest' of the Bible-- for the way it celebrates the majesty, power, and glories of God's Word.  In this towering text, the Psalmist [...]

2018-01-16T12:02:01+00:00 January 14th, 2018|

His Flesh and Blood

It remains one of the most controversial sayings that Jesus ever made:  "Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you have no life in you" (John 6:53).  What did Jesus mean to say when He uttered these words?  Was He being literal?  [...]

2018-01-08T12:14:13+00:00 January 7th, 2018|

Why Church Membership Matters to You

The most important resolution that many Christians could make for 2018 would be a resolution to join their local church in membership.  Sadly, many believers think that church membership is a construct that was invented by pastors or denominations.  But this is totally false.  Membership in the local church [...]

2018-01-02T10:36:50+00:00 December 31st, 2017|

The Great Christmas Escape

Police in Philadelphia were chasing a runaway Christmas cow on the morning of December 14th.  "Stormy the Christmas Cow" made two daring escapes from a local nativity scene before finally being captured for good.  We don't normally put the words "Christmas" and "escape" together-- but that is exactly what [...]

2017-12-27T12:46:29+00:00 December 24th, 2017|

A Conflict of Kings

The famous poem "Twas the Night Before Christmas" features this iconic lyric:  "...the children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads."  In Matthew 1-2, the Bible talks about five supernatural dreams that God revealed to several important characters who were associated [...]

2017-12-18T10:47:33+00:00 December 17th, 2017|

A Dream that Shaped History

What is America's favorite Christmas carol? The evidence of American history points to "White Christmas"-- a wistful, melancholy song that was penned by Irving Berlin and made famous by the sultry voice of Bing Crosby.  In most cases, we're "dreaming" about something hoped for-- something that we're wishing would [...]

2017-12-11T10:29:34+00:00 December 10th, 2017|

Stay True to the Gospel

At a very low point in his battle against British slavery, William Wilberforce found an encouraging letter from his friend John Wesley-- where Wesley encouraged him to keep battling because the cause was right and God was on his side.  At the conclusion of Galatians, the Apostle Paul pens [...]

2017-12-04T12:48:13+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|

The God of Constant Care

Perhaps more than any other Christian of his generation, George Mueller of Bristol, England understood the constant care of God.  In the course of his 93 years, Mueller housed more than 10,000 orphans, prayed in millions of dollars, and personally recorded some 50,000 answers to prayer.  In Psalm 138, [...]

2017-11-20T11:03:59+00:00 November 19th, 2017|

The Ministry of Reconciliation

*Guest Speaker*   After a bloody and brutal Civil War, the two leading generals of the North and the South worked together to bring reconciliation to a hurting nation.  In this message for Sunday morning, Will Stanley takes us through some critical New Testament passages that teach us about our [...]

2017-11-13T10:50:15+00:00 November 12th, 2017|