Building on the Story—Week 18 Question: “Will God allow our disobedience and idolatry to go unpunished?” Answer: “No God is righteously angry with our sins and will punish them in this life and in the life to come.” We are now into our new series and we encourage you to join and pick
Building on the Story—Week 17 Part 1: God, Creation and Fall, Law Question: What is idolatry? Answer: “Idolatry is trusting in created things rather than the Creator” We are now into our new series and we encourage you to join and pick up a book or download the free app.
Building on the Story—Week 16 Part 1: God, Creation and Fall, Law Question: What is sin? Answer: “Sin is rejecting or ignoring God in the world he created, not being or doing what he requires in his law.” We are now into our new series and we encourage you to join
It IS the most wonderful time of the year and you are invited to join us. It begins at 5pm with a FREE Christmas Eve meal for those who may be alone have need, or simply looking for community. (If you are coming please email the church (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call the church 904.476.3485 so we
At Christmas, one of the things that should distinguish a Christ follower is a love that reaches out to the marginalized and the forgotten. Such giving is an act of true worship. For Jesus this is personal. Read the Christmas narrative and remember that the Son of God chose to be born into a family
We’ve talked about rebelling against consumerism by spending less but now we’re encouraging you to give more… Is that a contradiction? Nope! Giving more isn’t about giving more toys, more gadgets, more clothes, more gift cards, more stuff. God is calling us to give more intentionally and relationally. That means giving more of our time,
Spend less is an ambiguous goal. Spend less than last year? Spend less than my neighbor? The truth is there is no formula. The challenge of this tenet is to be willing to ask more questions and then be open to hearing what God says in return. Is this something I want or something I need?
For many of us, the time of year when focusing on Christ should be the easiest, is often the hardest. Our calendars are full of activities, the to-do lists are getting longer, the stores are getting busier, and an overwhelming stress has creeped into our hearts. So how do we get back to the heart
It’s great to be with you this morning and I’m thankful for the invitation to come and join you for fellowship and to have an opportunity to share with you. As Dot mentioned, I’m Allyson MacLeod and I’m the Pastor of Community Engagement and Teaching at Keswick Presbyterian Church just up the road.
Building on the Story—Week 10 (We will be combining the next four weeks into two) Question: “What is the law of God stated in the Ten Commandments?” Answer: “You shall have no other gods before me. You shall not make for yourself an idol. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God. Remember