God with Us

Psalm 46 This phrase is what the Incarnation Celebration of Christmas is all about. God with us, Immanuel. These are more than fanciful lyrics in a sentimental carol. They are the inspired Word of God declaring true theology from God to man for our faith in God founded on clear Bible doctrine. The idea of…

Thanksgiving to God for the Incarnation

We just spent extra time this past week thinking about our blessings and worshipping God with thanksgiving and praise for His goodness to us. As we enter December and head to more holiday festivities, we are reminded of another great blessing from God for which we should be thankful- the Incarnation of Jesus as a…

“O Give Thanks to the Lord”

This week we will have many opportunities to reflect on the goodness of God and give Him praise and thanksgiving for His wonderful goodness shown to us all. This morning and this evening, we will be expressing thanksgiving to the Lord in our worship services. Our noon meal together will be another opportunity to fellowship…

Producing Thankfulness in Others

During the month of November, we are more aware of our need to express thanksgiving for the blessings we have received. However, we are so blessed that we have an endless supply of blessings to cause us to express thanks each and every day of our lives, especially for all who have been born into…

Praise the Lord!

Today I want to praise the Lord for His bountiful blessings that He has bestowed in answer to prayer. The Lord has blessed us wonderfully as a result of the prayers of His people in regard to our Faith Missions Giving. I praise the for a record number of cards returned on the first day…

October 27

What a great day! It started off with a Grandma baby video chat. Then one of our Japanese English students brought over home made pizza. It was really good. The toppings were ham, peppers, corn, mushrooms, cheese and chestnuts. Then we went exploring on the island of Oshima. It is connected to the main land…

Choose You This Day

Today is decision day. For a month I have been asking every person in the Lord’s church here at Summerville to pray and seek the Lord’s direction on your Faith Missions giving for the coming year. Today we begin to each cast our vote in regard to the World Evangelization Ministry of the Lord’s church…