Posts from November 2016

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Facing Your Giants When You Feel Small

by Cherie Inksetter

Imagine the scene: a scrawny sixteen year old shepherd boy takes out a 9’9” tall giant with one rock and a sling. You may not have a gigantic giant taunting you to come out and fight.  But you are probably facing a few giants of your own.  Giants like the stack of past-due bills glaring […]

Giving an Undistorted View of God

by Cherie Inksetter

Ever since Peter Stuyvesant visited the Palace of Versailles the world has had a distorted view of itself. Peter was the governor of New Amsterdam—later to be renamed New York City—beginning in 1647.  He was visiting France to discuss colonial land agreements.  While at Versailles he was awed by the Hall of Mirrors. Peter was […]

Sunday November 27, 2016

by Cherie Inksetter

Advent Week 1: The Gift of Hope Scripture: Matthew 12:15-21 Message: “The Gift of Hope” Theme: The people of Israel waited in hope for the promised Messiah. We now wait in hope for his return on the Last Day.

Sunday November 20, 2016

by Cherie Inksetter

The Story Week 12 Scripture: Psalm 32 Message: “The Trials of a King” Theme: God wants us to walk in righteousness so others can see God through us.

November 13, 2016

by Cherie Inksetter

The Story Week 11 Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:41-50 Message: “From Shepherd to King” Theme: God wants to use us like he did David. If God is going to use us, it will certainly involve a season or two of testing and equipping.  

November 6, 2016

by Cherie Inksetter

The Story Week 10 Remembrance Day Service Scripture: 1 Samuel 12:20-25 Message: “Standing Tall, Falling Hard” Theme: We are representatives of God. We represent Christ to others. This doesn’t mean being perfect, it means not pretending we are! Authenticity is the mark of a true representative of Christ. Phoniness in Christians keeps people from Christ.