When we hear the word â€œacceptâ€ in relation to the call of the gospel, we generally think of ourselves as â€œacceptingâ€ the invitation. But what does the Bible actually say? In Scripture, this language of â€œacceptanceâ€ is not that you or I accept Jesus, but that God accepts us....Keep Reading
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We are near concluding our second month of dealing with COVID-19 and the attendant restrictions that have been placed on businesses, travel, and socializing. One thing that I think we have learned in these days is that community is critically important for people. We were created by God to live with each other ...
COVID-19 cuts against the grain! We are not accustomed, you and I, to prolonged disruptions to our ordinary, everyday routines. We find such disruptions to be a nuisance, both frustrating and annoying. Indeed, we dislike most anything that presents itself as an obstacle to what we want, to the achievement of our desired goals. And the longer, moreover, such obstacles persist, the more intense, as well as the more expressive, becomes our frustration and annoyance!...
In these times of social distancing and not gathering, I want to continue to remain in "contact" with you, the congregation of Christ Church. I do not know how long our efforts to "Slow the Spread" will continue, but it appears that we will have live stream only worship at least through the month of April....
Pastor Greco sent an update to the congregation of Christ Church regarding changes to the Lord's Day worship services and other ministries in the midst of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation. For March 22 and 29, Christ Church will only have live stream worship at 10:00 AM....
Do you want more proof that God is caring for you and keeping you safe? It might surprise you, but the discipline of our Heavenly Father is yet another confirmation that He is holding us close, protecting us, and loving us. Not one of His children can be snatched from His hand. We can count on it....Keep Reading
When we know that we don't deserve salvation, when we realize that God chose us based on His love for us, we will love others. We canâ€™t hate someone who God loves....Keep Reading
Reverend Parsons reminded us that before we can address the issue of the scope of the atonement, we need to understand what the atonement is....Keep Reading
â€œAnyone who says Reformation Theology is easy, hasnâ€™t read their Bible.â€ - Burk Parsons...Keep Reading
Christ Church announces our 2014 Fall Spiritual Life Conference, held on September 26-28, 2014. This is our second Spiritual Life Conference, the purpose of which is to explore the effects ofthe Bible's teaching on the daily life of the Christian. This year our topic is: "The Five Points of Calvinism and the Christian Life," as presented by our speaker, Rev. Burke Parsons...Keep Reading
This Fall, the ladies of Christ Church are coming together to study God's Word using Nancy Guthrieâ€™s The Promised One, Seeing Jesus in Genesis. Please join us as we connect with women in friendship, prayer and Bible study. The study will meet twice during the week, on both Wednesday evenings and Thursday mornings, with both sessions covering the same material each w...Keep Reading