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Posts from October 2019

Shepherd’s Corner – october 27, 2019

Today is Reformation Sunday. It’s the annual reminder of the stand that was made for the Church to remember that God’s word ought to be our only authority for our understanding of salvation and faith (Sola Scriptura); that it is only by God’s grace we are saved (Sola Gratia) and not by the payment of indulgences, which only requires faith (Sola Fide)…

Shepherd’s Corner – october 20, 2019

The last two weeks brought us big Old Testament days of Yom Kippur and Sukkot. I remember when living in New York City, these days were easily recognizable because the schools had those days off since there are many Jewish communities in NYC. Sukkot is translated as Feast of Booths or Tabernacles. It is a week long observance of the harvest and…

Shepherd’s Corner – october 13, 2019

As we start our series on the first 11 chapters of Genesis, I look forward to us thinking about the beginning. It is said it helps to know where you came from in order to know where you’re going. So I hope that these next several weeks through Genesis will help us to have a deeper appreciation of our purposeful God and…

Shepherd’s Corner – october 6, 2019

“All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 states the key to being well equipped and trained for righteousness and good work. And that’s the word of God. As we have now concluded the…