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December Bulletins

December 10th:  “Redemption’s Design”  Galatians 4:4-5  [Bulletin] There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. – Romans 8:1-2 December 3rd:  “God Always Wins”  Acts 12  [Bulletin] Trials and tribulations…

November Bulletins

November 26th:  “What Is He to You?”  1 Samuel 17:55 – 18:5  [Bulletin] If Christ has our love, He has our all … True love withholds nothing from Christ, when it is sincerely set upon Him. – Thomas Doolittle, English Puritan (1630-1707) November 19th:  “Words Taught Not by Human Wisdom”  1 Corinthians 2:13  [Bulletin] You…

Encouragement from the Psalms!

Cornerstone Family – Let me encourage you to enjoy this Christological reading of the Psalms. Luther had memorized most of the Psalms and understood, taught, and preached Christ as the Lord’s Anointed Who is praying these Psalms. Delight yourself with Timothy Keller as he highlights the gospel from these daily readings. Let’s encourage each other…

October Bulletins

October 29th:  “The Portal of Paradise to Me”  Habakkuk 2:4; Romans 1:17  [Bulletin] ‘Old John Newton (1725-1807) pondered with wisdom, “There are two things I have learned from my life. One—that I am a great sinner, and Two—that Christ is a great Savior.” October 22nd:  “How Great This Salvation”  1 Samuel 17:38-54  [Bulletin] ‘Not by might, nor…

Southern Arizona Mission Update (Korties)

Kortie Update August 2017 Report From Tucson, Arizona Dear Friends and Family, “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 We are still in a holding pattern as far as moving goes,…

Christ’s Prayer for His People – Charles Spurgeon

From Charles Spurgeon’s “Christ’s Prayer for His People” Sermon No. 47, Delivered October 21, 1855 There was once a poor man in a small country town who had not all the sense people usually have, but he had sense enough to be a great drunkard and swearer as God would have it, he once listened to a poor woman, who was singing—…

Atlanta Mission Update (Selph)

Update from April 2017 Neighborhood – a friend of ours here in Atlanta offered to bring full Easter dinners on the Saturday prior and go with us to distribute to needy families with whom we are building relationships in our neighborhood. What a joy to take those 15 rotisserie chickens and all the trimmings (those…

The Songs of Jesus

Another golden nugget from Pastor Timothy Keller’s The Songs of Jesus: “Read Psalm 51:14-19. ‘14 Deliver me from the guilt of bloodshed, O God, you who are God my Savior, and my tongue will sing of your righteousness. 15 Open my lips, Lord, and my mouth will declare your praise. 16 You do not delight…

Atlanta Mission Update (Selph)

March 2017 Update This paragraph, which I wrote in our December 2015 update, I want to say again…As I write these updates that many of you have expressed appreciation for, I want you to know that I am mindful of the danger of parading our works before men. I struggle with sharing some of what…

The Songs of Jesus

The Songs of Jesus by Tim Keller We highly recommend Pastor Timothy Keller’s excellent daily devotional on the Psalms, The Songs of Jesus, which takes the reader through the entire Psalter during the course of the year. The April 6 reading is from Psalm 46:1-5: “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore…