Bible

To Independence

July is a great month, long sunny days (I hope) and heat. This month though is known for July 4th our Independence, fireworks, BBQ’s and the like. Have you ever looked at the meaning of Independence? It means freedom from control. As I think of it, so does the Cross. We are free from the control of our sinful nature. Romans 6:11b (NIV) “count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.” We have a lot to…

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May Flowers

May Flowers Dear Church Family, They say April showers bring May flowers, I can’t wait. Have you ever considered the role flowers play in May? There are more flowers sold in May than any other. Why? As the ad goes “nothing says I love you more than flowers.” Mothers all over this world will receive flowers to say I love you. Flowers also say “we will always remember”. Memorial Day is set aside for that purpose. Dedicated to our fallen…

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He is Risen

Easter is coming; it’s much later than usual this year and that’s fine with me. I much prefer a late Easter especially living in New England since celebrating Easter with snow on the ground just doesn’t feel right to me. Yet, even though the date of Easter changes each year, one thing always remains constant. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. (Heb 13:8) His resurrection from the grave defeated the powers of Satan, the world, and…

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