Prayer Thought: Gen. 18–20

As we saw in our study through Genesis yesterday, God reveals to Abraham in Genesis 18 His plans to destroy the cities and inhabitants of Sodom and Gomorrah for their wickedness. Abraham pleads with God for mercy, which Genesis 19:29 tells us, God hears and answers. Lot and his daughters are rescued only because of […]

Prayer Thought: Psalm 103

I remember in 2004 I was attending a worship service in Charlottesville when as a worship leader I was leading the congregation in the singing of a song called, “My Glorious.” The bridge of that song goes as follows: “Glory, Glory, Send Your Glory!” Musically, it’s a powerful part of the song as the instrumentation […]

Knowing Our Salvation: Prayer Thought, Eph. 1:19

Aiden’s been singing “Jesus Loves Me” for the past couple of weeks. Now while I admit my own bias, I have to say, it’s pretty darn cute. My favorite part is when he sings, “They are weak, but He is strong,” because Aiden gets really into and almost shouts the word “strong.” What a contrast […]

Am I Still Zealous? Prayer Thought: Eph. 1:18c

What a blessed day we had yesterday as the church at Lake Gaston! Baptism is always one of the most exciting events of the church as it gives us an opportunity to celebrate Jesus Christ with fellow believers, to remind ourselves of what Christ has accomplished for us, and to publicly proclaim His Lordship and […]