Category Archives: The Sovereignty of God

What about those who have never heard?

-Justin Long It’s a question that I have heard asked more times than I can count. Generally the question is asked in direct response to hearing the Gospel of Jesus told. I’m quite certain that you have wrestled through this question, and my guess is that you have probably changed your answer to the question…

Are You Watchful?

-Pastor Robbie Cheuvront Colossians 4:2 – Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. (ESV)   In this exhortation, our brother, Paul, gives us a pretty straight forward command. Continue to pray. And then, he places a little nugget in there that I think we sometimes pass over too quickly, “… being watchful…”…

Cowards for Christ

-Pastor Robbie Cheuvront In the last few weeks, I’ve come across several articles or blogs centered on chastising Christians for standing up for what we know is right. Just recently, I read a post by someone who listed six things that Christians should stop saying. The number one thing on that list was that we…

The Will to Go, the Will to Send

-Tom Dekorne, Elder The throne room was quiet with contemplation – the silence was draped with a solemn tone as the throne guards watched the king and prince quietly discuss the growing distress just outside the palace gate. Long ago, the once majestic & perfect kingdom was a masterpiece of order & justice, reflecting the…

Restless Soul

-Pastor Robbie Cheuvront If you’re like me, you find yourself restless at times, wondering what are you doing. You think that it just seems like groundhog day over… and over… and over again. And this can be very stressful. It can weigh on you. And you just think, God… is this really what I’m supposed…

Lamenting Evil

-Pastor Robbie Cheuvront The events of this past week have left the entire country with heartbreak and sorrow. And if you are a parent, then the weight of what has happened sits even heavier on you. I can’t even imagine the loss and hurt the parents of the children in Newtown are experiencing. As a…

The Sovereignty of God & Election Day Thoughts

-Pastor Erik Reed Well the day has arrived. History will be made this evening. One of the two candidates, Barack Obama or Mitt Romney, will be elected president of the United States of America. There are many opinions as to who will win and who should win. We could debate for hours (many have) as…

Changing the Mind of God

-Pastor Robbie Cheuvront   Why do we pray? Do we really believe that we can change the mind, or the will of God? Well, why shouldn’t we? Moses did? Right?… Or did he? This has been a topic of discussion that I’ve had with some people recently. Can we change the mind of God? And…