Gun violence Marital infidelity Divorce Pre-marital sexuality Homosexual relationships Gambling Assaults on law officers Police brutality Government waste Looting, rioting Theft Domestic violence Child abuse Elderly abuse Alcohol and drug addiction These are the stories and headlines I read, heard, or saw this week (and it is only Tuesday). This is enough to depress even … Continue reading What Ever Happened . . .
As we continue looking at what destroys churches; we know that we can overcome persecution with courageous faith and we know that a continual focus on God’s Word will keep us from falling prey to false teaching. There are two more dangers that face churches. These two dangers are by far the most difficult that … Continue reading What Destroys Churches: Worldliness
Something reminded me of him today. A couple of things actually. First, I am taking a winter coat that belonged to him to the cleaners today and then I saw his favorite soft drink - Diet Rite Pure Zero. I do not think he would mind if I told you what I know of his … Continue reading Missing
This is the outline I used for the sermon on Sunday, September 26, 2010. There were very favorable comments. The goal was to get us thinking about our relationship with the world and to challenge our adults and teens to live pure lives. - Scott We live IN the world but we are not OF … Continue reading In the World or Of the World