Sermon Highlight: In the Steps of the Master

Did you know that believers are called Christians only 3 times in the Bible? 193 times we're called the brethren. While 274 times we are called disciples. What does disciple mean historically? The word disciple means someone taught; a student. In Bible times, discipleship began between 6-10 years old. At this age, children would memorize the first 5 Bible books (the Pentateuch). From age …

Sermon Highlight: The Mystery of Godliness

And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifested in the flesh, Justified in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Preached among the Gentiles, Believed on in the world, Received up in glory. 1 Timothy 3:16 To us the mystery of godliness has been revealed (Mark 4:11, Rom. 16:25, 26). What is this mystery? It is …

Sermon Highlight: Two Analogies

The sun slips below the horizon and families head indoors to relax for the evening. One by one the stars appear and begin to twinkle down on the peaceful neighborhood. The moon bathes the houses in the little community in a glow of soft light. It's a comfortable-looking neighborhood, the kind with neat rows of up-to-date homes and well-manicured lawns. Inside each house the families gather for their …