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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…

Celebrating the Resurrection!

Please join us as we celebrate the redemption accomplished through Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection! Sunday, April 9 – Palm Sunday Service, 10:30 am In this service, we will remember Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem as king, reflect on the implications of His present reign, and rejoice in the hope of His coming again. Thursday,…

Atlanta Mission Update (Selph)

Update from February 2017 I reported to you last month that we had our first break-in. Well, now we have five more windows covered with security bars and a doorbell with a camera that has a speaker. With this we can see on our phones who is standing at our front door (no matter where…

Seeking and Saving the Lost

“Then they sailed to the country of the Gerasenes, which is opposite Galilee. When Jesus had stepped out on land, there met him a man from the city who had demons….” Luke 8:26-27  When Jesus came into the country of the Gerasenes it appeared there was no one so helpless and hopeless in all the land as the demon possessed man.  He was…

Atlanta Mission Update (Selph)

Well, we had our first break-in.  Last week our alarm company called us while we were putting on a children’s Good News club about 3 miles from the house. We hustled home to find a lower back window to the basement broken out and our back door opened, though the iron security door remained solidly locked…

Atlanta Mission Update (Bob Selph)

College Lunch – just before finals week and Christmas break, we had 12 students over for lunch after church. Some are brand new Christians; others have followed Christ longer. They appreciated so much the warmth of our home (fire in the fireplace) and the love we sought to share. They helped decorate our Christmas tree…

Hope Women’s Center

Show your support Hope Women’s Center by bringing some of the following non-perishable items to the Cornerstone Church office. Fruit Juices (Apple, Grape, or Cranberry) Instant mashed potatoes Stuffing mix Rice Green beans Peas Corn Yams Jars of gravy Cans of fruit Chicken broth Bread Cake mixes Brownie mix Jell-O Pudding Cookies Nuts Crackers Coffee…