In this edition of "Triumphal Feast," Elder Bryce continues the history of the founding of the Church at Ephesus. Using the historical record found in the Book of Acts, we see that although this church had an unusual start and suffered persecution very early, they had a passion for Christ and His church that let … Continue reading Triumphal Feast • “Thy First Love” – Part 2
This episode of Triumphal Feast begins a journey through Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians. This message is part 1 of the introduction to the series. Elder Lowrance begins in Revelation where Jesus tells this church that they have “left their first love.” The brethren there had apparently lost their deep devotion and passion for Christ … Continue reading Triumphal Feast • “Thy First Love” Part 1
He hath holpen his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy; As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed for ever. Luke 1:54-55 Mary closes her song of praise by harkening back to the promise made to Abraham in Genesis. Holpen means "to take hold of and support or help." Sojourn in … Continue reading The Promise To Abraham
This side of glory we are not going to find that perfect relationship, family, or church.