[This week’s posts will be a continuation of a recent sermon at Adventure Christian Church, based on questions members submitted to our leaders. Some answers were not addressed from the stage and will be covered here as a supplement. Check out the live answers here.]
What is the “Age of Accountability?” Continue reading
[This week’s posts will be a continuation of a recent sermon at Adventure Christian Church, based on questions members submitted to our leaders. Some answers were not addressed from the stage and will be covered here as a supplement. Today’s guest post comes from our women’s ministry director, Heather Snider. Follow other answers to these questions here.]
A storm blew over my house last night. Continue reading
Have you ever watched one of those fishing shows on TV? Not the super boring ones with a guy, alone on a lake with his cameraman, pulling in one little fish at a time. I’m talking about the real fishing shows. The ones with the career fishermen, who are gone for weeks at a time on a boat. The shows where they face terrible storms and risk life and limb to bring in the biggest haul they can manage. Have you seen those shows?
Every episode has a scene where the fishermen hit the motherload. As they bring their nets on board, hundreds—if not thousands— of fish pour out onto the deck of the boat.
That is real man’s fishing.
And I think it’s what Jesus had in mind when he called Peter, Andrew, James and John to be “fishers of men.” Here’s the passage from Matthew 4: Continue reading
OK, Time for a call to action. Don’t just read this post. Read it and do what it says. Continue reading
The worship leader says, “Go ahead and take a seat,” as we move into Communion. Then invites us to sing, “We stand and lift up our hands.”
“Stand with me as we sing…‘We bow down…'”
“I am free to run. I am free to dance” we sing.
“I’ll stand, with arms high and heart abandoned.”
We sing these things every week, but don’t do them, Continue reading