Living the Word: Major Lessons from Minor Characters

Jul 02, 2023  Elisha Freeman — Our church theme this year is ‘Living the word’. the Bible condenses this theme into one word: faithful. We are to be faithful no matter where we are or where life takes us. Is it possible to be faithful? This morning an obscure man in the time of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel reminds us that it is hard to be faithful but it is possible.

Living the Word: On to Maturity

May 07, 2023  Elisha Freeman — Maya Angelou once said, ‘Most people don’t grow up, most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children, and call that maturity. What that is, is aging.’ God’s plan for the disciple of Jesus is grow and too mature. The same plan exists for a local church. Yet, why do many of us age in the faith but not mature? Our passage this morning provides us a warning in staying immature as well as offers ways for us to fulfill God’s expectation of growth.

Living the Word (RCC Theme for 2023)

Jan 08, 2023 — Elisha Freeman  This morning we embark on a journey to many things. Individually, we have made resolutions with the hopes our spiritual life will be richer and full of meaning. As a congregation, we want to build off the great work that God did among us last year. How will both be accomplished? What is needed to ensure that this year can be the most productive year possible? These questions and more will be our focus during the sermon this morning.