Practice Hope | Part 1

Practice Hope | Part 1

Nothing is as important to our walk of faith than the practice of hope. “Put your hope in God,” the Psalmist said in the midst of hope-draining circumstances. “Put on hope,” said the Apostle Paul, to teach believers that hope is not a passive idea, but an intentional action. This is an especially relevant truth […]

Practice Hope | Part 1

Altar of Remembrance

As Jesus was about to go into his final battle, knowing that his life would be sacrificed, he uttered these moving words we reread each time we come to the Lord’s Table to celebrate Holy Communion: “This is my body, which is broken for you; do this in remembrance of me. This cup is the […]

Practice Hope | Part 1

Knowing the God Who Wants to be Known

Do you desire to have the kind of relationship with God where he, himself, calls you his friend? Is that even possible for a human being? It was for Moses. The Bible tells us that “God would speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend.” But it wasn’t just God […]

Easter 2020

Easter 2020

Pastor Ray delivers a teaching about the hope that we have in the resurrection of Jesus.

Practice Hope | Part 1

Palm Sunday | 2020

How do we direct others to a reachable God during this season of live? Joe Aldrich said it well: You must be the good news before you can share the good news. That’s where it starts. In other words, you’ve got to be a satisfied customer in order to sell the product.