Rick’s Reflections- 10/16/2016

Years ago as an extension to our visiting our church plant in India, I had the opportunity to be part of a preacher’s conference at Westminster Chapel in London. D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones was one of their very famous preachers. He started as an associate of G. Campbell Morgan. Jones once said that until the early … [Read more…]

Nathan’s Notes- 10/09/2016

The world can be a tough place. In the Gospel of John, Jesus said, “In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” Jesus does not promise us freedom from trouble, but peace in the midst of it. This trouble often comes in the form of hurtful people. There will … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 10/2/2016

Today we begin a new series of messages on the theme of Forgiveness.  It is a theme that each and every one of us deals with.  Whether we are weighed down with guilt from our past or carrying a deep hurt from someone else we all need to receive and give forgiveness. How does that … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflection’s- 9/25/2016

We have been talking to folks about what it means to be a Christian and I thought it would be good to share with you a little outline that you can use when sharing God’s plan of salvation with your friends and neighbors. As always we teach what the Bible says. GOD’S PART The great … [Read more…]

Nathan’s Notes- 9/18/2016

At first I only noticed the tired feeling in my legs as I climbed step after step, slowly ascending the huge tower.  As we neared the top, I looked down and forgot about the muscle aches as they were quickly replaced with the feeling that my heart was trying to jump out of my chest.  … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 9/11/2016

Today is a special day for several reasons.  As a nation we  remember the horrific events of 15 years ago.  It is no surprise that our lives would be forever changed.  Please take a few moments to remember all those who died that day and all those who have died since then in the war … [Read more…]

Nathan’s Notes- 09/04/2016

Things have been busy around the church lately.  Among     ongoing youth activities, preparing for Victory Club, and a number of other plans in the making, it’s encouraging to see people devoting their time to the service of our Lord.  With everything going on, I wanted to mention a few upcoming events: This Wednesday we will … [Read more…]

Upcoming Church Picnic Info- 08/28/2016

Everyone is invited to our Annual Church Picnic   Sunday, September 11th from 1– 8 p.m. at Camp Allendale in Trafalgar, Indiana Lots of activities for everyone:  games, hikes, kayaking & canoeing and relaxing by the lake. All meat, drinks and tableware will be provided.  If you want to pitch-in food: A-M Side Dishes, N-Z … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 8/21/2016

As we address the issue of politics today we are reminded that it has always been a challenge. A major difficulty early Christians encountered was related to the problem that faced them when the divinely appointed Government acted in ways that directly disobeyed divine law. The rule of thumb articulated by Peter before the Council— … [Read more…]

Nathan’s Notes- 8/14/2016

Our current sermon series, “Truth for Our Times”, is  turning out to be an exciting study.  I’ve overheard several people mention how much they anticipate these topics.  Personally, I’m very eager to hear Rick’s message this week on “The Truth about Racism”. There are many other exciting things going on here at ECC as well.  … [Read more…]