Why Do You “Go the Church?”

Why Do You “Go the Church?”

I know many people would prefer to say, “We are the church and we go to the building”, but the term, “go to church” can mean when one attends or goes to the assembly. The question this week is, “Why do you go to church?” In a recent article found in the Spring 2020...
ReThinking Worship

ReThinking Worship

From coffee cups, water bottles, and even snack containers; these are the items that litter many church auditoriums following brief periods of worship. Stuffed in the pockets of the seats are handwritten notes regarding the afternoon activities and future events of...
John Wesley’s Rules for Singing

John Wesley’s Rules for Singing

Singing is powerful aspect of our worship that motivates one to a greater attitude and a greater desire to worship. Music has a tendency to transport the mind into a higher realm. In 1780, John Wesley published his rules for singing as a part of a hymnal he produced...
How to “Get Something” from the Sermon or Bible Class

How to “Get Something” from the Sermon or Bible Class

Every week, across our brotherhood, sermons are presented, and Bible classes are taught. During those few hours each week, some people gain more insights than others. While it may be said that we should not come “looking for something”, we should come ready do worship...
Each Week You Can Strengthen the Fellowship

Each Week You Can Strengthen the Fellowship

Each week there are a few things  followers of Christ do to strengthen their relationship with the Lord and to enhance their relationship with each other. Though the world sees them as simple, the deeper meaning behind each one is the key to a long lasting, strong...
Worship 101 – Sermon PowerPoint

Worship 101 – Sermon PowerPoint

Worship. One of the areas a Christian should be more active is in our worship to God. Sadly, many see worship as a box checked on Sunday morning as our Christian duty, instead of a blessing from the Almighty God. We need to worship, but we need to worship as God has...