Giving: The Key to Winning the Battle Against Materialism and Covetousness this Christmas
December 1st, 2020
“Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” (Luke 12:15, ESV)Last Sunday, November 29, marked the first Sunday in A...
Engaging Our Neighbors and the Nations with the Gospel
November 24th, 2020
“...making supplication for all the saints, and also for me, that words may be given to me in opening my mouth boldly to proclaim the mystery of the gospel, for that which I am an ambassador in chains...
What is the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions?
November 17th, 2020
“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that someone lays down his life for his friends” (John 15:12-13, ESV).Throughout the year, w...
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
November 10th, 2020
Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel.(Matthew 1:23, ESV)On Friday, October 30, Jeanine and I had to make a quick trip to Lowe’s. As we walked through...
Establishing an Integrated Auxiliary to Protect the Mission of the Church
November 3rd, 2020
At our October 25, members’ meeting, the church approved the establishment of an integrated auxiliary (IA) for the purpose of identifying and supporting strategic gospel partners throughout the world,...
How May We Vote to the Glory of God?
October 27th, 2020
“Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.” (Romans 13:1, ESV) Many people will tell you t...
Important Prayer Points for our October 25 Family Meeting
October 20th, 2020
When you are assembled in the name of the Lord Jesus and my spirit is present,with the power of the Lord Jesus… (1 Corinthians 5:4)As we have been learning in our study of Ephesians, we have been brou...
Maintain Christian Unity
October 13th, 2020
I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, . . . eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.(Ephesians ...
How Does our High Pointe Nursery Operate?
October 6th, 2020
By God’s grace, we are welcoming lots of new, young families at High Pointe during this season. In addition to all the new families, many of our existing young families are expecting and having babies...
The Apostolic Church: Word-Centered
September 29th, 2020
And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.(Matthew 16:18, ESV)I will build my church . . . When we see Jesus as the a...
Generosity Fueled by Love
September 22nd, 2020
“Now in these days prophets came down from Jerusalem to Antioch. And one of them named Agabus stood up and foretold by the Spirit that there would be a great famine over all the world (this took pla...
God & Politics: How Should American Christians Approach Elections: 35 Principles We All Should Agree On
September 15th, 2020
In God’s kind providence, we live in a nation in which we have the freedom to elect our leaders. As citizens of a heavenly country, we understand that we are only aliens sojourning on this earth as we...