Gossip Pt 2

This is part two of a three part blog series from a sermon I preached at a recent members meeting at Harrisburg Baptist Church. Romans 1:29–32 (CSB) 29 They are filled with all unrighteousness, evil, greed, and wickedness. They are full of envy, murder, quarrels, deceit, and malice. They are gossips, 30 slanderers, God-haters, arrogant, proud, boastful,… Read More

Reset: Worship

Jesus said in John 4:23-24; “23 But an hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in Spirit and in truth. Yes, the Father wants such people to worship him. 24 God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in Spirit and in truth.” True worship is not… Read More

Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day is a holiday specifically focused on remembering those who died while in service to our country. This is a unique recognition, it’s not just a celebration of the founding of our country and its unique freedoms, it’s more than a celebration of the many brave and valiant men and women who have served… Read More

When a church grows…

We compared 2017 and 2018 statistics in our staff meeting this past week. We have seen a significant increase in baptisms, new members, and attendance in 2018 compared to 2017. We have also noticed that as growth becomes our new normal there are new, but healthy, tensions to lead the church through. I was writing… Read More