Pour Out Your Heart

Pour Out Your Heart

Often, phrases in the Bible catch my attention. Then, I’ll read them or hear them again and again in conversations, sermons, books, et cetera. One of those phrases that God has impressed upon me is “pour out your heart before Him.”  It began when I was reading the Psalms. Pouring

Every Gift

Every Gift

God has endowed this church and its members with many gifts. Romans 12:6–8 says: We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith; if it is serving, then serve; if it is teaching, then

Resurrection Remains

Resurrection Remains

Away with pleading poverty: The kingdom of God belongs to us all. Away with bewailing of failings: Forgiveness has come from the grave. Away with your fears of dying: The death of our Savior has freed us from fear. Death played the master: He has mastered death. -Anonymous Easter homily,

Canoeing the Mountains: Part 13

Canoeing the Mountains: Part 13

“Code is like a magnet in that it attracts people who resonate with it and are eager to be part of a similarly committed community.” —Kevin Graham Ford As we continue thinking about our beloved church and what makes Agape Baptist Church, “Agape Baptist Church,” let’s remember back to last