Nightingales and Crows

By Dr. Bill Mankin  No human being can tame the tongue—a restless evil, full of deadly poison.  With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in the likeness of God.  From the same mouth come blessing and cursing. My brethren, this ought not to be so.  […]

Comforting Words for Trying Times

By Rev. Larron Jackson “I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait on the Lord; Be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart; Wait, I say, on the Lord!” Ps. 27:13-14 (NKJV) Scripture repeatedly reminds us […]

Old Faithful Erupts Again….And Again…And Again!

By Rev. Dr. Steve Van Ostran  13 Jesus answered, “Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again, 14 but whoever drinks the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” – John 4:13-14 (NIV) I think […]

August 2017

Newsletter 08.01.17

The Talebearer’s Gift

  Eph 4:32 (NIV) Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Anger and hatred filled their minds as they ripped the colorful ornate coat from their brother’s shoulders.  Oblivious of his screams, they shoved him down a well.  God’s word tells us they hated him. […]