Pastor’s Blog

Unfinished

Pastor Chris & Heidi Hayden   Unfinished Hayden 7-20-17   This past Sunday I read from a book that challenges and motivates the Church for service to the Lord. Richard Stearns’ work both compels and encourages God’ s people to go from a simple church attender to putting all aspects of their lives, our money, […]

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Works of the Spirit or the Law?

Works of the Spirit or the Law? C. Hayden 7-10-17 Galatians 3:3-6 says this , ” Are you so foolish? Having begun in the Spirit, are you now being made perfect by the flesh. 4 Have you suffered so many things in vain—if indeed it was in vain? 5 Therefore He who supplies the Spirit […]

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Attached to the Vine

Thriving On The Vine Hayden 6-25-16   Growing up in my neighborhood was an absolute blast at times. We had a ballpark right across the street from my house where all of the neighborhood kids would gather to play and find out how much trouble we could get in to. We also had this huge […]

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Spiritual Warfare for Dummies

Spiritual Warfare for Dummies   First off, “spiritual warfare” or power over the demonic, is reserved for those people who have taken the time to understand what this phrase means. I’m not talking about simply praying occasionally. I am talking about going to war spiritually against principalities, powers and the rulers of the darkness of […]

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Be Prepared

Be Prepared Hayden 6-25-17   People prepare for a lot of things in life. We save up money for a variety of foreseen needs from next year’s vacations to college expenses for our children to that wonderful day when we can retire from that regular 40-hour, or more, work week. It is natural to want […]

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Beautiful Harmony

Beautiful Harmony C. Hayden 6-05-17 I love music.  I really “loooooove” music!! I love the old hymns for their intricate arrangements and deep doctrinal word-smithing.  I love contemporary songs for their simplicity, ease of directing worship to this culture and their ability to connect worshippers to God on an ever-increasingly emotional, heart-felt level.   I love […]

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In Loving Memory

This morning I received word that Linda Hall’s father has gone on to be with the Lord. Her message to us was an uplifting one, honoring his life and realizing the blessing of his opportunity to go home to where the glories of heaven are ever present. Our prayers and condolences go out to Linda […]

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New Life Anyone

New Life Anyone? Hayden 4-25=17   God has called us to new life. Jesus Christ rose from the day around this time of the year and each year we gear up to celebrate His resurrection. The kids get an Easter basket full of chocolate and baby peeps (and some adults too!), many have a barbecue […]

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Faithful To The Word

Faithful To The Word Hayden 4-10-17   The last decade has revealed an ever-growing apostasy that has attached itself to many in the Church. This apostasy has its support in the idea that “diversity” is the greatest benefit to society and so we need to embrace the belief systems of other religions so as to […]

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Joy, Joy, Joy

  Joy, Joy, Joy Hayden 3-25-17   Don’t let the devil steal your joy. Let me say that again. Don’t let the devil steal your joy. It never seems to fail that when we experience a victory in our lives, i.e. a wonderful time of worship, a soul being saved and baptized, or a step […]

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