THIS SUNDAY, July 1st
NO CHOIR (Choir is on “sabbatical”)
Preacher: Gene Wilkes, president of B.H. Carroll Theological Institute; Arlington, TX
B.H. Carroll Theological Institute
There’s a reason Dr. Wilkes is preaching this coming Sunday. We are hoping to serve as a “partnering church/campus” with B.H. Carroll Theological Institute in the training of believers to grow deep and strong in their theological education. You can read more about this very effective model of learning here. Join me this Sunday to hear Dr. Wilkes in both services!
My friends, you just never know…. Read on:
While leading at Super Summer a couple of weeks ago, a precious teenager came up to me and said, “Six months ago I was suffering from severe depression and seriously contemplated taking my life. Your Facebook posts stopped me from carrying that out.”
I held him as hard as I could, looked him in the eye, and said, “Please promise me you’ll never harm yourself.” With joy in his eyes he said, “I promise.”
All of you who have suffered pain in your life: never be afraid to tell your story! There are multitudes out there who need hope!
Read this inspiring article about Stanford University professor, William Newsome, here.
ON THE FAST APPROACHING HORIZON:
Wed. Evening Studies & Activities resume: 8/22
Church Wide Movie Night: “I Can Only Imagine” – 9/30
UnApologetics Conference: 11/17
QUOTE of the WEEK:
“Christ has broken the power of Satan…henceforth evil spirits, instead of having power over us, tremble and are [terrified] at every true Christian.” John Henry Newman (1801-1890)
LAUGHTER IS GOOD MEDICINE
“Someone just honked to get me out of my parking spot faster. So now I have to sit here until both of us are dead.”
“You know you’re in a country church if over half your congregation thinks a cantata is an entree at Taco Bell.”
And a bonus…
GRACE NOTES: The Intolerable Intolerance of the Dallas Mayor
The intolerance of the “tolerant” never ceases to amaze me. Read the blog here.
Soli Deo Gloria, Nick