Giving: The Worship Experience

and now I bring the firstfruits of the soil that you, Lord , have given me.” Place the basket before the Lord your God and bow down before him. Deuteronomy 26:10 NIV Upcoming Church Events May 19- Carowinds day trip ($50) June 18-22- Kids camp (grades 2-5) June 21-22- Kids camp (grades 5k-1) June 25-29- […]

Faith for the Journey

Yet he did not waiver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God. Romans 4:20 Today’s scripture: Romans 4:13-25 In Genesis 17:1, God told Abraham, “Walk before me and be blameless”. In Romans 4, Paul used Abraham’s story as scriptural support for Paul’s claim that […]

Peace with God and Other Benefits

But God demonstrates His own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8 Today’s scripture: Romans 5:1-11 In the book of Romans, Paul tells us we are justified freely by the grace of God through Jesus Christ. With that in mind, there are certain benefits salvation brings, […]

God’s Grand Plan of Salvation

For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that came by Chrlst Jesus. Rom. 3:23-24 Today‘s scripture: Romans 3: 1-8, 21-26 God‘s plan of salvation is simple enough for everyone to understand. Here are the ABS’s of Salvation through Jesus Christ: […]

God: Our Righteous Judge

 But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath against yourself for the day of God’s wrath, when His righteous judgment will be revealed. Romans 2:5 Today’s scripture: Romans 2:1-11 For centuries, there was a clear distinction between the Jews and Gentiles. Jews saw Gentiles as pagans, separate and cut […]

When God Speaks

 He spoke, the Spirit came into me and raised me to my feet, and I heard Him speaking to me.  Ezekiel 2:2  Congratulations!  Congratulations to Hannah Gabriel, Terrific Kid at Chesnee Elementary School. We’re proud of you, Hannah!  Field of Faith Service at Chesnee High School  Tomorrow evening is the Field of Faith event at […]

Changeable Cultures, Unchangeable Gospel

I have become all things to all men so that by all possible means I might save some.  I Corinthians 9:22  Paul wrote to the church at Corinth and addressed a congregation that had many internal problems. The main issue was the abuse of freedom by some believers that threatened to hinder the spread of the […]

Changed from the Inside Out

“T0 some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everybody else, Jesus told this parable.” Luke 18:9  The parable referred to in this passage in Luke efers to three men. The first man displayed a prideful attitude about his relationship with God, and the third was inordinately attached to his material […]

Bulletin for May 22 – Baccalaureate Sunday

Congratulations to Dillon, Chloe, and Austin! They received some funny gifts from Pastor James this morning. Baccalaureate service tonight at Chesnee First Baptist at 6pm A Graduate’s Prayer Dear Lord, As I look toward the future Bright hope conducts this prayer, For I know the plans You have for me Were wrought with divine care. […]

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