Devoted to Good Works: Think for a minute about the person whom you love or admire the most. How do you show them that love? It’s usually an action. You choose to watch their favorite movie with them. You remember their favorite meals or how they like their coffee. You may go out of your […]
Agents of Mercy: Think for a moment about what your life was like before you knew Jesus. Honestly, how would you describe yourself? And then what did God do in your life? Jesus washed you clean and lavishly poured out His mercy on you – a sinner! If God was so merciful to us when […]
Living as God’s People: Pastor of Men’s Ministry, Dale Piscura, joins us today as we continue unpacking the book of Titus and what it means to be We the Church!
How to Adorn the Gospel: The idea of self-control or temperance is not an exclusively Christian idea. Ancient philosophers encouraged it, founding fathers wrote about it, and modern-day self-help gurus bring it up every now and then. Why then does Paul keep bringing this up to Titus and the new church on Crete? Join us […]
Teach With Your Life: We’re three weeks deep in our series We the Church and we’ve covered some important basics: church is more than a building (check), leadership is important (check check), and teaching sound doctrine is essential (check check check). Great, so now what? What does it look like in every day life?
Defenders of Sound Doctrine: Why is it important to know what’s true? Is it even important? How do you even know that what you profess is true? If you’re sitting here scratching your head already, you’re in good company! While it seems like the idea of truth has only recently been relativized, the reality is […]
Elders: Elders – we’ve probably heard the term before, have heard pastors talk about our church elders, but for most of us we’re left wondering, “What do elders actually do? Why are they so important?” We’re glad you asked! Pastor Joe Valenti is teaching this week and has some encouraging words straight out of Titus […]
We the Church Are…: With all the conversation these past few months of what makes something “essential” we’ve heard more and more frequently people question just how essential churches are. The short answer is yes, but maybe not for reasons you were thinking! A church is not a building. A church is the people and […]