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May – Teen Talk

Every student should know Ecclesiastes 7:8 – “Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof.” With only a month left of this school year, I imagine that this verse seems especially true. Solomon is not just saying that the end is better because something is completed, however. The end is better because by going through the “thing”, we have…

May – Pastor’s Pen Points

Pro 17:25  A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him.  Have you ever done anything stupid or really foolish?  🙂  I think we all have those skeletons in our closets, but we like to keep that door closed & locked from others.  Yet this proverb above is about that very thing.  The word “foolish”…

April 2018

In Sunday school, we have been going through a study of different cults and religious systems. We are living in a society that is religiously pluralistic, yet there are absolute truths from the Bible that are contrary to other belief systems. Christians should be aware of these differences, and also know how to address these differences from God’s Word. Otherwise, our responses…

March 2018

For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand.  I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of the wicked.                 Psalm 84:10   We are keynoting our ushers this month here at Bethel.  The usher crew is led by Mr. Steve Near who faithfully attends to his crews & the…

March 2018

Praise the Lord for 5 teenagers who understood the Gospel and called to God for salvation! We had a teen evangelistic rally this past month, and while the overall attendance was not what we had hoped for, God knew what was best. Pray that we will be able to work with these 2 guys and 3 girls, to help them understand how…