God of Miracles: Spirit Baptism

This morning, we celebrate Pentecost Sunday! Pentecost literally translated means the fiftieth day.  Pentecost, also known as the “Feast of Weeks” or Shavuot.  It was one of three feasts that Jewish men were commanded to participate in by travelling to Jerusalem and presenting offerings to the Lord.  Pentecost was a joyous celebration beginning the harvest…

God of Miracles: Way Maker

We love and serve the God of Miracles!  Last week, we learned the foundational basics about what miracles are, what their purpose is, how we should respond to them, and were warned to be cautious of counterfeits. Today, we’re learning about an incredible type of miracle that God often performed throughout our history and one…

God of Miracles: 101

We love and serve the “God of Miracles”.  There is nothing too hard for Him and our impossibilities are His specialties.  The miracles of God leave us in awe of Him with no doubt of His existence and absolute assurance of His great love for us. Through this series, we are going to increase our…

Bless This home: Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day!!! This morning, we’re finishing up our message series, “Bless This Home.”  After all, one of the greatest blessings to any home is, of course, mothers. Think about it, in the beginning, the only need that God withheld was a woman.  He initially withheld her to reinforce her value and to allow man,…

Bless This Home: Wronged

Last week, we learned some tips on how to respond to personality conflicts in a healthy way.  From Hebrews 12, we were all challenged to see to it that no bitter root grows up between each other. As many of us shared last week, conflict makes us uncomfortable.  It causes awkwardness in our relationships and…

Bless This home: resolve

With all of us spending more time at home than usual, tensions might also be running a little higher than usual. You might be in quarantine relationship danger if: The Comedy Central roasting crew shows up to record a day in your home Your cat has became your favorite family member You’ve considered how to…

Bless This Home: Personality

On April 1st, no joke, Tom Wolf issued a state-wide stay-at-home order for Pennsylvania.  Agree with that decision or not, here we are.  Just a few weeks later, most people are, well, let’s say we’re ready for things to get back to normal.  Not a new normal, back to work, back to school, back to…

Resurrection Sunday

Matthew 27, Mark 15, Luke 23, John 19 It was nine in the morning when they crucified him. The written notice of the charge against him read: THE KING OF THE JEWS. They crucified two rebels with him, one on his right and one on his left. It was now about noon, and darkness came…

Palm Sunday

The past three weeks, we learned about some significant burdens of ours that Jesus took on Himself; physical sickness & disease, mental pain & suffering, and all of our sin including the punishment, transgressions, and iniquities. This week, we celebrate the tradition of Palm Sunday.  This marks the day when Jesus went into Jerusalem knowing…