Forgiveness Follow Up (From Sunday’s Sermon)

Sunday morning I preached on forgiveness that transforms.  We read Matthew 18:21-35 and examined how Jesus instructs us to give forgiveness because God has given us unfathomable forgiveness.  I’d like to flip the forgiveness coin, so to speak, and think for a moment about the way we ask for forgiveness both from God and from…

A Welcomed Time of Study and Reflection

This past Sunday through Tuesday I have been attending the Mercer University Preaching Consultation at St. Simon’s Island.  This is one of two main continuing education events I attend each year.  The Consultation offers an opportunity to hear a nationally recognized scholar as well as hear presentations from peers. This year’s featured speaker is Diana Butler…

Parenting Seminar Coming to You!

Have you ever felt alone in your parenting thinking that no one has experienced what you are going through?  You know, that moment when your toddler is throwing a fit and you feel you have no compassion left.  Or when your 8 year old asks a question about God that has you completely stumped and…

Committee Night 2014

This year’s Committee Night will be held on Wednesday, October 1st.  We ask that everyone who serves on a church committee be present so that your committee can begin to organize its work for the year to come.  We will divide the committees into three different groups as some of you serve on more than one. …

Cause for Celebration and Prayers

We are now settling into our full routine with the youth both on Sundays and Wednesdays at church.  Somehow the students seem more committed this year in both their attendance and in their desire to grow.  We have had really good attendance for F4 and on Wednesday nights!  I have been celebrating their active presence…