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How to Have Harmony in a Congregation

An emphasis on sound doctrine will unite Christian in a single confession. Truth unites! Yet there must not only be a unifying confession, but unifying ethical qualities. Unity is not only about what a church believes, but how a church loves. One thing is for certain church unity is not optional. Look how Paul, by…

Suffering for Christ is a Gift

The Gift of Suffering For Christ   For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake, engaged in the same conflict that you saw I had and now hear that I still have (Philippians 1:29-30; ESV) Did you…

Ministry of Forgivness

The Ministry of Forgiveness The core of the Christian ministry is the forgiveness and retaining of sin. While puzzling to some; Jesus says as much in John 20:2 If you forgive the sins of anyone, they are forgiven; if you withhold forgiveness from anyone, it is withheld.” These words seem odd. After all no one…

The Forgotten Virture

The Forgotten Virtue Reading a volume of “Letters of Spiritual Counsel” by Martin Luther, I was struck by the words of one Luther’s associates who described the reformer’s practice when visiting the sick and dying. Luther would approach the sick man, bend down to him and first enquire the man’s his sickness. Then he would…

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Missionfest Services

On October 19 we will be having our annual Missionfest service. Our speaker this year is Rev. Valentin Alpuche of Shafter, California. Service times. Sunday School: 9:30am Worship Service: 10:40am Lunch will be serve at Noon.