This Sunday Night: What is Calvinism?

As we come to the end of October we come to a time traditionally called “Reformation Day”. This brings us back to the 1500’s and the time of the Protestant Reformation. One of the key figures in that Reformation was John Calvin. In the years since Calvin people have bundled many of the Reformed teachings…

Sunday Night Service

This Sunday night we will meet together at 6pm to sing and pray together. We will also get to hear an update from Pastor Josh Thiessen on the ministry at Providence Bible Church in Gretna. As a sister church we have a the privilege of shared gospel fellowship with Providence. This, as we’ve learned in Philippians, we have the opportunity to rejoice in this gospel work.…

Preparing for Sunday at Emmaus

Here is the information for this Sunday morning at Emmaus. For your preparation, read through the passages that will be read and studied. SERMON INFO Title: Calibrated by the Gospel Text: Phil. 1:18-30 Big Idea: Live in a manner worthy of the gospel. Outline: How do I live in a manner worthy of the gospel?…

Reading the Newspaper with Habakkuk

I have been preaching through the book of Habakkuk and it has been very refreshing and instructive. One area of encouragement came through the interplay between current events and the context of God’s overarching plan. I think it is particularly helpful when we think about the current events in the world today. If you are…

Sunday Night Service: Can We Trust the Bible?

  If you are talking with a non-Christian you will eventually get the question, “How do you know the Bible is God’s Word?” It is crucial to establish the trustworthiness of the Scripture if we are asking people to order their lives around its teaching. But, it is not simply in evangelistic conversations that this…

Preparing for Sunday at Emmaus

This Sunday morning we will begin our study in the book of Philippians. This letter written by the Apostle Paul to a church with the main point of encouraging them as to their priority to conduct their lives in a manner worthy of the gospel (1:27) in view of it advancing. This Sunday we will…

Preparing for Sunday at Emmaus

Here is the order of service and sermon outline for Sunday morning. Remember that in the evening we will be meeting at 6pm at the church to sing, pray and talk about what the Bible says about men’s and women’s roles. LITURGY for 9/27 Welcome and Announcements    Call to Worship  “The Lord is a…

Preparing for this Sunday at Emmaus

Here is the order of service and sermon information for this Sunday at Emmaus. We will be in Habakkuk chapter 3. Take some time to prayerfully read the chapter over as you prepare to come. ORDER OF SERVICE Welcome and Announcements Call to Worship “And there is salvation in no one else, for there is…