Posts from May 2020

Love Like This

Love Like This Lauren Daigle When I am a wasteland You are the water When I am the winter You are the fire that burns When I am a long night You are the sunrise When I am a desert You are the river that turns To find me What have I done to deserve love like this? What have I done to deserve love like this? Your voice like a whisper Breaking the silence You say there’s a treasure…

Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us

Monday, May 18, 2020 “Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us” WHAT:     READ THE TEXT:  Proverbs 3:1-7 SO WHAT:     REFLECT ON THE TEXT How do I know the way that the Lord is directing me?1. Consider the scriptures The Bible gives us clear guidelines on correct living as opposed to improper living (3:1; cf. Proverbs 6:20-23, Deuteronomy 6:4-9, 2 Timothy 3:14-15). Only the Bible does not tell us exactly where to go to school, who to marry, what job to take, where…

Nothing Without You

From: “Ode To Women” “Nothing Without You” Performed by Laura Osborn Writers: Bebo Norman and Mitch Dane Goskie Copyright: 2004 Appstreet Music Used by permission CCLI License #832789 Recorded May 9, 2020, at Winstanley Baptist Church in Fairview Heights, Illinois. Take these hands And lift them up For I have not the strength to praise You near enough See, I have nothing I have nothing without You And take my voice and pour it out Let it sing the songs…

An Ode to Women

Light from the Hill Monday, May 11, 2020 An Ode to Women WHAT:     READ THE TEXT:  Proverbs 31:10-31 SO WHAT:     REFLECT ON THE TEXT: 1. An Excellent Woman The calling upon every woman’s life is to one of excellence in the Lord. To the married woman, be a faithful spouse. To the businesswoman, be a reliable partner or boss at work. To the friend, be a trustworthy confidante in conversation. To those in need, be a grace-filled servant who extends…

COVID-19 Info

Dear Church Family (& others with interest in our fellowship): Since our last in-house worship service on March 15, life as we once knew it has been drastically altered. Fortunately, we have found ways to continue to worship together online via video, while some of our Sunday School classes have met remotely. A big thank you to all those who have worked so hard to make these opportunities possible. After many weeks of closure, state and local governments are beginning…

What Wisdom Requires

Light from the Hill Monday, May 4, 2020 What Wisdom Requires WHAT:     Read the Text:  Proverbs 1:1-7 SO WHAT:     Reflect on the Text: 1. Wisdom requires an application of knowledge Become a lifelong learner. Push yourself intellectually. But becoming knowledgeable in and of itself is not enough. It might make you a great trivia night team member, but it stops short of wisdom.Wisdom means applying that which we know to everyday situations of our lives.2. Wisdom requires a mindfulness of others The…