Glimpses from 2 Timothy We’re living is a crazy, every changing world. What do you tell someone facing those changes? Paul’s words aren’t quite the same as the slogan from “Galaxy Quest,” but the sentiment fits. Never give up. Never surrender.
Roger Fankhauser speaks from Luke 22:17-20, Ephesians 2:14-17, 2 Corinthians 5:17, Romans 6:3-6, Revelation 21:1-4, and John 13:34-35, reminding us of the things that are “New” that are promised by Christ and guaranteed to be good.
Ephesians 2:8-10 This Sunday we are privileged to have Roger Fankhauser back to bring a message from God’s Word. Join us as we hear a message from the Book of Ephesians, reminding us that without the gift of Christ, we would have no Christmas. See you Sunday!
2 Corinthians 5:10 We each make decisions every day – and many times during the day – about what we should do and what we will do. What motivates us? What really matters? These questions impact “routine” decisions, and definitely what we do as a believer. Why bother with my Christian life and decisions […]
Matthew 4:1-12 I walked into the service station on the way to Arkansas with my granddaughters. As I walked around while the girls were getting a snack, I heard them cry out. “C’mon Roger. Buy us. You know you want to eat us!” They were the voices of….. coffee nut chocolate M&M’s. And they were […]
Romans 14:7-8 I’m not duped by the world around me. I am pretty good at sensing the pressures and strategies of the world to influence my life. At least I think so. Or maybe not. Maybe you struggle with this strategy as well. the world uses one key message to get into our head. See […]
Philippians 3:20, 2 Corinthians 5:20 Rip Van Winkle went to sleep for 20 years. In the time he slept, the world changed drastically! He “only” slept through the American Revolution, while sleeping on American soil! How did he cope with such change? Now, imagine you fell asleep in February 2001. You woke up last […]
Hebrews 3:1-15 Do you expect things to always go the way you want, hope, or plan? Probably not. But what do we do when the pressure gets too great, or the pain gets too strong? Sometimes, at least for some of us, we blame God. Maybe not overtly, but inside. We harden our heart; […]
Colossians 4:7-18 My how time flies! It was a mere decade ago (wow) that Debbie and I moved to Burleson. And now, here we are at my last Sunday as pastor of BBC. Just as Paul often closes his letters with parting thoughts (sometimes encouraging, sometimes warning), so, too, this Sunday I want to share […]
Colossians 3:18-4:6 It never fails. Sunday, we hear a sermon about getting along with others. And then we get into a fight with our spouse. Or, we get into a “power play” with one of the kids. Or, we dread going in to work Monday because we don’t get along with the boss. And then, […]