Sermons

High Rate of Suicide Gun Deaths Due To Despair

I just read that gun deaths in the US reached a record high last year. Almost 40,000 people died in gun violence in 2017, according to data analyzed by the CDC. That’s the most gun-related deaths in almost 40 years (dating back to 1979, the year firearm deaths started to be tracked). analysis also showed…

What Is Congregationalism?

Congregationalism speaks of a form of church government. “Episcopal” church government is rule by bishops, “Presbyterian” church government is rule by elders, and “Congregational” church government is rule by the congregation. Episcopal government usually includes a hierarchy over the local church, and Presbyterian government sometimes does as well. Congregational government nearly always avoids such hierarchy,…

The Christmas Season

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, We are fast approaching the season of Advent.  It is during this season of the Church calendar that we prepare for the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ. I understand that this is a very hectic season between the secular and religious celebrations of the Christmas season.  With the hustle…