https://youtu.be/4BdjEW-7YI0 Today's Reading: Genesis 38-39 Matthew 26:1-46 Psalm 13 Proverbs 2:20-22 … [Read more...] about Norm’s Notes for January 22, 2018
“Brother Norm, I would like to discuss if providentially hindered to miss services is biblical.” I’m understanding this question to be referring to the common statement we use referring to someone missing services due to an unavoidable circumstance. Or, at least, that is the way I have always understood that statement. To say that someone is “providentially hindered” means … [Read more...] about Bible Q-n-A: Is “Providentially Hindered” A Scriptural Idea?
The most wonderful time of the week, fifty-two times a year, for the Christian, is Sunday. It is the day that God had ordained as the day that His people would come together as an assembly of called out people to give honor and glory to Him. We get to, we are blessed to, come together every first day of the week to remember the Lord’s sacrifice for us so that we could have the … [Read more...] about It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The
This was the theme for our 2017 Northside Lectureship from October 6th to 8th. We have five lessons studying this subject: A Better Congregation Begins With Me When I Am Truly Converted (Dave Kimmons, South Park Avenue Church of Christ) A Better Congregation Begins With Me When I Begin To Love More (Frank Barnes, Bartley Road Church of Christ) A Better Congregation … [Read more...] about A Better Congregation Begins With Me…
One of our elders, Bill Davis, closed out our 2016 Fall Lectureship: A Congregation to be Thankful For with the important question, "Does it really matter if we are trying to be this kind of congregation?" We spent four lessons looking at the characteristics of a congregation to be thankful for. But, sadly, many don't think any of it really matters. In this study, we see that … [Read more...] about Does It Really Matter?