Monthly Archives: January 2016

If it’s Broke


From Pastor’s Desk: 1-24-16 Isaiah 54:10 Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed,” says the LORD, who has compassion on … Continue reading

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The Message of Love


From Pastor’s Desk: 1-31-16 1 Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. *** Fitting, of course, for Valentine’s Day observance, a day when most everyone declares again, … Continue reading

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Compassion Personified


From Pastor’s Desk: 1-30-16 I must qualify this verse as I post it. Not wanting to be guilty of changing the article, I’m re-posting as it is written, thus the explanation. My remarks are below after the article, should you … Continue reading

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You Are Going to Fight


From Pastor’s Desk: Joshua 10:25 Joshua said to them, “Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged. Be strong and courageous. This is what the LORD will do to all the enemies you are going to fight.”   ***   … Continue reading

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Hope in the Word


From Pastor’s Desk: Psalm 119:114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. *** “Hope” in Hebrew is יָחַל yâchal (yaw-chal’); to wait; by implication to be patient, hope: – (cause to, have, … Continue reading

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Scaling the Heights


From Pastor’s Desk: 4-8-18 Habakkuk 3:19 The Sovereign LORD is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to tread on the heights. *** One commentator writes, “Habakkuk has here before his mind … Continue reading

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Perfect Peace


From Pastor’s Desk: 4-1-18 Isaiah 26:3 …You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you. *** Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary gives, in my opinion, the best clarity to this verse, beginning with citing Psalm 112:7, … Continue reading

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