Women's Ministry Newsletter - May 2014

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – May 2014

MEMBERSHIP MATTERS I was at a family reunion recently and there were some folks I didn’t recognize for various reasons.  I asked my sister-in-law, who was hosting the reunion,  to identify each one I didn’t recognize.  Some of the folks were servers so they were not part of our family, some were guests of a family member […]

Women's Ministry Newsletter - April 2014

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – April 2014

HE IS RISEN! THE PRODIGAL SON BECOMES THE BELOVED SON Webster’s Dictionary defines prodigal as recklessly extravagant.  In the story of the prodigal son, he was recklessly extravagant to spend all of his inheritance on loose living. In his book The Prodigal God, Timothy Keller applies the term prodigal to God, one who is recklessly […]

Womens Ministry Newsletter - March 2014

Womens Ministry Newsletter – March 2014

O For A Faith That Will Not Shrink George Mueller, known to be a man of great faith, was asked about his ability to trust God in crises.  He replied, “My faith is the same faith which is  found in every believer.  It has been increased little by little for the last 26 years.  Many […]

Women's Ministry Newsletter - February 2014

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – February 2014

THE BIFOCALS OF FAITH Peter Marshall was a Scottish immigrant who became one of the most beloved Senate Chaplains in American history.  Before becoming a Senate Chaplain, he pastored churches in Georgia and Washington.  On January 5, 1947, he was named Senate Chaplain, and his prayers immediately touched the nation.  This prayer entitled “Bifocals of […]

Womens Ministry Newsletter – January 2014

Light Up The Darkness  There are many things that can be said about light ranging from its physical properties to its purposes.  Matthew 5:16 says “Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.”  According to this verse light […]

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – December 2013

WHAT DID MARY HEAR Luke 1:28 She heard Gabriel say to her “Greetings, favored one! The Lord is with you. She was very perplexed with the salutation and pondered it. Luke 1:29-33 “Don’t be afraid, you have found favor with God, you will conceive and bear a son and shall name Him Jesus. He will […]

Women's Ministry Newsletter - November 2013

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – November 2013

THANKSGIVING   What do we know about Thanksgiving? The Pilgrims celebrated a time of feasting in gratitude for the bounty of the land after a hard winter. The Puritans celebrated a time of thanksgiving and worship to God for His presence and provision. Thanksgiving became a national holiday with the last Thursday of November being […]

Women's Ministry Newsletter - October 2013

Women’s Ministry Newsletter – October 2013

KEEP THE CONVERSATION GOING ” Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 How often in a day do we converse with God? When we do converse, are we focused on getting our problems reduced and eradicated? Although it is not […]

sept 2013 newsletter

  MAN’S GREATEST END Right before I turned out the lights for the night, I picked up the book The Valley of Vision and read a couple of Puritan prayers. They are so packed with “heart” and insight that you can’t read a lot because a little has so much to say. This is a […]