What is our Hope?

What is our Hope?

Yesterday our church family, along with hundreds more, celebrated the life of John Sliwinski. A husband, father, respected Alaskan Aviator, and most importantly a born-again believer. Being both a participant and observer I was moved by several observations. First was the multitude of people that came, some even from out of the state, to pay…

A Good Day

A Good Day

In the twelfth chapter of Exodus, we read the intricate details surrounding the last plague upon Egypt, the death of all the firstborn in the land. Part of what happened that night would involve an act of obedience through faith, to the command given to Moses by God. Innocent Blood had to be shed to…

The Resurrected Christ

The Resurrected Christ

“For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” (Philippians 1:21) An author and college professor named Earnest Becker won a Pulitzer Prize in 1974 for a book he wrote entitled “The Denial of Death.” I read this book as an undergraduate student at Vanderbilt University in 1978, and it had a strong…