Everybody should learn lessons from young people. Paul told a young preacher named Timothy to be an “example of the believers…in faith” (1 Timothy 4:12) so that others could be better Christians because of Timothy’s example.
What do you think faith is? That’s a very important question for several reasons. Of course, you and I must have faith in Christ be-fore we can be baptized (Mark 16:16, Mt. 28:19-20), and the Bible says that we cannot please God unless we have faith in Him (Heb. 11:6). Continue reading
Currently we are meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday morning for worship. There are no other weekly services at this time due to the corona virus.
Jesus promises us, “Be faithful until death and I will give you the crown of life” (Revelation 2:10). If we are faithful until death we will hear our Lord say, “Well done, good and faithful servant…enter into the joy of your Lord” (Matthew 25:21). We must never give up for Jesus says, “But he who endures to the end will be saved” (Matthew 10:22). Jesus says we must be faithful to Him if we expect to go to heaven when this life is over. Those Christians who become unfaithful will be lost and tormented forever in the burning fires of Hell.
Many people want to know what the bare minimum is they can get by with in their lives. Also some Christians want to do the minimum in their spiritual lives. But does God allow a bare minimum? Jesus says, “And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength” (Mark 12:30). If we really love God, we will want to do all we can. Continue reading