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So far Pastor Joe has created 472 blog entries.

Prone to wander; prone to forgive

By | 2017-05-23T07:31:48+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Joe's Blog|

Scripture: 2 Chronicles 6-7, Psalm 135, Romans 4 2 Chronicles 7:13-14 “When I shut up the heavens so that there is no rain, or command locusts to devour the land or send a plague among my people, 14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face [...]

It’s not a meritocracy!

By | 2017-05-22T09:33:06+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Joe's Blog|

Scripture: 1 Kings 8, 2 Chronicles 5, Psalm 99, Romans 3 Romans 3:21-23  But now God’s way of putting people right with himself has been revealed. It has nothing to do with law, even though the Law of Moses and the prophets gave their witness to it. God puts people right through their faith in [...]

The story starts with…

By | 2017-05-22T19:12:43+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Luke: the Gospel for Everyone|

We point to Jesus. May 21, 2017 Pastor Joe Wittwer Luke: The Gospel for Everyone The story starts with… Luke 1:5-25, 57-80   Introduction and offering: Have you ever wondered where to start a story? ILL: When I was 13 and a brand new Christian, I was asked by our youth pastor to [...]

I remember you every time I pray

By | 2017-05-20T14:39:03+00:00 May 20th, 2017|Joe's Blog|

Scripture: 1 Kings 6, 2 Chronicles 3, Psalm 97, Romans 1 Romans 1:9-10 God knows that I remember you every time I pray. Observation/application The only person I remember every time I pray is me.  Most of my prayers are about me and my concerns.  Paul told the Romans that he remembers them every time [...]

First, may the gospel spread

By | 2017-05-19T08:08:46+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Joe's Blog|

Scripture: 1 Kings 4-5, 2 Chronicles 2, Psalm 101, 2 Thessalonians 3 2 Thessalonians 3:1-2 Finally, our brothers and sisters, pray for us, that the Lord’s message may continue to spread rapidly and be received with honor, just as it was among you. 2Pray also that God will rescue us from wicked and evil people; [...]