Posts Tagged "Joy"

Take a Ride on a Roller Coaster! (4/26/15)

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Sermons | 0 comments

Take a Ride on a Roller Coaster! (4/26/15)

Can you imagine a roller coaster ride that’s not filled with excitement and expectation?  Can you imagine a relationship with God that’s not filled with joy and expectation?  Pastor Jim’s sermon on April 26 challenged us to learn  from children; to take on the same wide-eyed faith that allows us to go where Jesus takes us… Click the following “Play” button to listen to a recording of the sermon (from the 11  AM service), then scroll down to follow...

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Men’s Fellowship Looks at Challenges and Joys (12/13/14)

Posted by on Dec 13, 2014 in EventReport, GroupPresentations, UMM | 1 comment

Men’s Fellowship Looks at Challenges and Joys (12/13/14)

The Men’s Fellowship group met on Saturday 12/13.  It was one of our early morning meetings that gave us the chance to start off a new day by looking into God’s Word.  Our guest speaker was Gino Curcuruto, and we looked at Luke 10:1-2, 17-22. Because of our relationship with Christ, we should want to “hang out” with those who don’t know Him  We should want to build relationships and allow the love and hope that we have as redeemed people of peace (see Luke 10:6)...

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Pastor’s Ponderings: Cheer Up!!!

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014 in Pastors Ponderings | 0 comments

Pastor’s Ponderings:  Cheer Up!!!

The following devotional was submitted by our pastor, Rev. Jim Bolton, on 8/30/14…   Proverbs 17:22 “A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” We live during very intense times. There seems to be pressures everywhere we go in life. The culture just seems to be so serious, so detail oriented, even lamenting about so much, that the Biblical mandate of being joyous is forgotten (see Psalms 100:1, Psalms 98:4, Psalms 98:6, John 15:11, John...

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