Your Faith Is Not Just between You and God

They will share the burden of the people with you so that you will not have to carry it alone.Numbers 11:17  No matter where you are, all alone or enjoying the fellowship of a handful of believers, you are always a part of a larger group of people. It’s a...

Farewell Sunday

Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.Isaiah 12:2  There is a saying in our English language which is falling out of use: whistling past the...

The New Community

How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!Psalm 133:1 “How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!” Those words of King David remind us of the blessings that come when families are united in love and in a common...

Epiphany

So do not fear, for I am with you;    do not be dismayed, for I am your God.I will strengthen you and help you;    I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.Isaiah 41:10  The children were lined up waiting to get a drink from the bubbler....

Olive Branch Bulletin: January 2018

From Pastor’s Desk. Do you have a new year’s resolution? Are you ready to be out with the old and in with the new? Bible scholars use the term “Old Adam” or “Old Man” (a term first coined by the Apostle Paul that is often translated as “old self”) to talk about...