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  • Upcoming Sunday School Class | The Holiness of God

    For the past year and a half, we have been blessed by individuals in our church family who have been willing to step up and teach adult Sunday School classes each semester of our church calendar. This summer is no exception! Beginning on June 24th, returning teach Bob Shanks will be leading a study on the book The Holiness of God by RC Sproul."The Holiness of God examines the meaning of holiness and why people are both fascinated and terrified by a holy God.

  • Book Review | Compassion Without Compromise

    One of the many blessings about living life in community with one another is sharing about what is helping us grow in our relationships with the Lord in hopes of inspiring others as well. Below is one such example. Read as Morgan Swank writes about a book she has read recently called Compassion Without Compromise: How the gospel frees us to love our gay friends without losing the truth by Adam T.

  • Book Review | Filling Up the Afflictions of Christ

    One of the many blessings about living life in community with one another is sharing about what is helping us grow in our relationships with the Lord in hopes of inspiring others as well. Below is one such example. Read as Karin Kruger writes about a book she has read recently called Filling Up The Afflictions of Christ: The Cost of Bringing the Gospel to the Nations in the Lives of William Tyndale, Adoniram Judson, and John Paton by John Piper.

  • Book Recommendations | Songs of Lament

    I hesitate to say that I have enjoyed preaching through the Songs of Lament over the last few months, but I honestly have. They are in the Bible for the simple reason that suffering remains a normal part of Christian existence until Christ returns. So while I wish we didn’t have to engage with the darkness of affliction, I am ever so thankful that God hasn’t left us alone in the dark.He gives us songs to sing.

  • Book Recommendations | Dominion: The Book of Daniel

    Find a Christian who is growing and you will inevitably have found a Christian who is reading.The reason is simple. Christ is the focal point of our faith and he has revealed himself most fully in the word of the gospel. He didn’t leave us with a painting.