Church Bulletin – March 31, 2019


“Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling.For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure." Philippians 2:12-13 Before attempting to explain this passage, [...]

Church Bulletin – March 31, 20192019-03-30T14:50:35-04:00

Church Bulletin – March 24, 2019


“Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment. And the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.” Mark 12:30-31 The hymn “Brethren, We Have Met to [...]

Church Bulletin – March 24, 20192019-03-23T18:26:15-04:00

Church Bulletin – March 17, 2019


“…just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints.” Rev. 15:3 “At the close of a dark and gloomy day, I lay resting on my couch as the deeper night drew on; and though all was bright within my cozy room, some of the external darkness seemed to have entered into my soul [...]

Church Bulletin – March 17, 20192019-03-16T11:01:59-04:00

Church Bulletin – March 10, 2019


Peter said unto him, Lord, why cannot I follow thee now? I will lay down my life for thy sake…"—Joh 13:37. Could Peter’s impulsive spirit tolerate delay? "Lord, why cannot I follow Thee now?" Easier far is it to rush into the battle, where excitement and passion may be trusted to render us oblivious [...]

Church Bulletin – March 10, 20192019-03-10T01:33:50-04:00

Church Bulletin – March 3, 2019


My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.  Psalm 62:5 It is the believer's privilege to use this language. If he is looking for anything from the world, it is a poor "expectation" indeed. But if he looks to God for the supply of his needs, whether in temporal or [...]

Church Bulletin – March 3, 20192019-03-02T18:30:42-04:00

Church Bulletin – February 24, 2019


"For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me." 2 Corinthians 12:8  When Paul prayed for the removal of the thorn in the flesh, he asked that of God which betrayed a lack of judgment in his estimate of the thing which he petitioned for. Who would have suspected this [...]

Church Bulletin – February 24, 20192019-02-23T18:21:01-04:00

Church Bulletin – February 17, 2019


“And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” Mark 16:15 The so-called “great commission” of the Lord to His disciples is found in somewhat different form in each of the four gospels and in still another form in the first chapter of Acts. To [...]

Church Bulletin – February 17, 20192019-02-16T16:52:51-04:00

Church Bulletin – February 10, 2019


“Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.” Psalm 43:5 Is there ever any ground to be cast down? There are two reasons, but only two. If we [...]

Church Bulletin – February 10, 20192019-02-09T17:06:06-04:00

Church Bulletin – February 3, 2019


Theodore Epp was a famous Bible teacher in the USA, who is best remembered for the radio ministry that he founded in Nebraska in 1939 which still broadcasts today in 17 countries and 25 languages. Because Dr. Epp was very concerned about the attacks that were being made upon the Scriptures and the departure [...]

Church Bulletin – February 3, 20192019-02-02T08:30:21-04:00

Church Bulletin – January 27, 2019


“Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.” Matthew 5:7 The merciful are happy. This, like the rest, is a paradox; for the merciful are not taken to be the wisest, nor are likely to be the richest. Yet Christ pronounces them blessed. Those are the merciful who are piously and charitably inclined [...]

Church Bulletin – January 27, 20192019-01-25T23:20:00-04:00

Church Bulletin – January 20, 2019


But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly. Matthew 6:6  Eight times in the space of this verse is the pronoun used in the singular number and [...]

Church Bulletin – January 20, 20192019-01-19T18:29:34-04:00

Church Bulletin – January 13, 2019


“And . . . the exceeding greatness of his power to us-ward who believe.” Ephesians 1:19 The power of the triune Creator, as displayed in the resurrection of Christ, is directed toward us! We can be certain we will never fully comprehend that, but the Scriptures provide several clear statements that will help us [...]

Church Bulletin – January 13, 20192019-01-12T19:09:45-04:00