Temporary Wall: Week Three Recap

Week three brought exciting visible changes. The fellowship ramp opened and has now become the main entrance during the construction. The south side of the ramp with the stairs is currently blocked off until a rail is added for safety. A temporary wall was added in...

Pentecost

Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful people, and kindle in them the fire of your love. The purpose of Christianity is not just learning Bible trivia. It’s not about knowing all the right answers to every theological question. God is not primarily...

Brick & Mortar: Week Two Recap

It was a bit of a quieter week here without the banging of sledge hammers working a demolition. But on Thursday a subcontractor came to lay brick on the wall of our new ramp, finishing up the wall and the cap to the wall on Friday. There is still a bit more work to do...

Olive Branch Bulletin: May 2018

From Pastor’s Desk I found myself this month thinking that I should communicate with you, the congregation, about the difference between piety and sanctification. usually we contrast sanctification with justification, but the difference between piety and...

Sixth Week after Easter

I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you. John 14:18 All of us inherited an orphan spirit from Adam and Eve, who lost the image of God with the first sin. They damaged their relationship with each other, they damaged their relationship with God, they...