Well friends, we’re all one week into the national emergency due to the COVID-19 virus. How y’all doing? I’m sure the answers are all over the board. And our answers say much about us — things like where we work, what personality type we have, where we gather our information. But most importantly, this is a great time to find out what we truly value. Testing has a way of making some things clear to us that we can’t see when life is easy, when nothing is asked of us. And what is testing but a time of being asked for things? Let’s dig in this week and see how Jesus handles this, and what it has to teach us, and let’s see why his answers let the crowds utterly amazed.
November 20th, 2022 10:15m I Facebook Live & Zoom Watch last week's message here Worship Lyrics Title Give Us A King? Text 1 Samuel 8:4-26, John 19:12-16, Philippians 2:1-11 Introduction: In the recent movie 300 Years of Longing, the incomparable Tilda Swinton plays a “narratologist” (a person who studies stories) who comes to possess a real live Jinn, or Genie. At one point, the Genie is tempting her to use up her last of three wishes so that he might be free. He sl
November 13th, 2022 10:15m I Facebook Live & Zoom Watch last week's message here Worship Lyrics Title You Are (Extra)Ordinary Text Genesis 1 (NET) Introduction: In Max Lucado’s children’s book, You Are Special, he tells the story of the Wemmicks, small wooden puppet-like people carved by their maker, Eli. The Wemmicks spend their days judging each other, placing stickers on other Wemmicks as a form of social currency. They give gold stars when they see another Wemmic
November 6th, 2022 6:00pm I Facebook Live & Zoom Watch last week's message here Details for Evening Service: Jost's Farm Address: 15694 Goshen Tuttle Rd. Elkin, AR 72727 Informal Worship: Bring an instrument if you want to play along! We will have s'mores, hot chocolate, and apple cider Bring a chair or blanket Bring a snack or dessert to share and swap :) Title How do we think about bad things in a good way? Text John 8:31-38 (NET) Introduction: I must have been a
October 30th, 2022 10:15am I Facebook Live & Zoom Watch last week's message here Title Unboxing Saints Text Luke 6:20-31 (NET) Introduction: Stranded in Timbuktu, Steve Saint was looking for transport back to Bamako, the capital of Mali. No one spoke English and his broken French did not get him very far. Steve’s faith had grown thin. He lost his father when he was five-years-old and at so many points in his life wished that he could just speak with him. This was anoth