One Sunday morning, the pastor noticed little Alex staring up at the large plaque that hung in the foyer of the church. The plaque was covered with names, and small American flags were mounted on either side of it. The seven year-old had been staring at the plaque for some time, so the pastor walked…
Transformation is a key aspect of the Christian's life. Many have believed in and experienced the rewards of hard work in the world and yet often in our own emotions and our relationship with God we hit a wall. Trying harder doesn't bring change alone. In fact, it can block transformation. What is the way forward? Do we give up? Do we simply give in to nothingness? What options are there beyond "try harder"? Join us Sunday at 10 AM for Triggered No. 2: When "Try Harder" Isn't Working. 2 Cor 3:17-18, Romans 12:2)
Listen this week as Pastor Leo discusses joy, an often elusive fruit of the spirit. How can we identify parts of our life that kill joy, and what can we do to be more joyful?
Turn to 1 Peter 1 There seems to be a perception about God and the Church in our society - that God and the Church exist primarily to fix problems. “If God’s is so powerful, and He can fix all my problems, then He should fix all my problems and the problems of the world” - or so goes the idea. Of course…
Pastor Cherry Geo. Smith, III • BFC • Sermon • • 2 views • 1:00:55
Most people think that the sanctified life is living a morally exemplary life...the "Good" life. But Sanctification is so much more.
Joy Rides verses Joy Roads Let me state the fact: Christianity is a Joy Road NOT a joy ride. A joy ride is a short lived experience that brings you temparory feelings of pleasure but often result in bitter anbd painful long term effects. Defanition: To use a vehicle that is most likely not yours to pass…