“If your life is dark,If the future looks bleak,If the weight of the world is crushing you,If you are buried under the weight of your sins,If your body is wasting away daily,If the valley you are going through has no end in sight,If you are lonely, discouraged, tired,If you ache for God’s presence and believe […]
You are warmly invited to join us for a Christmas Eve service of lessons and carols tomorrow at 4 pm. We will be meeting at our new location (Minnetonka Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 3510 Williston Rd, Minnetonka, MN). As Pastor Brian Cochran explains: “This historic service follows closely the pattern of the famous Christmas Eve celebration […]
Pastor Sinclair Ferguson writes: “The other year I read an article by a Christian lamenting the fact that his church celebrated Christmas. He didn’t believe it was “biblical.” After all, evangelical Christians and their churches are guided by Scripture—and there’s nothing in the Bible telling us to celebrate Christmas each year, far less celebrate it […]
James H. Berry writes: “Deaths of despair” is the appropriately grave moniker for the plague of premature deaths that has expanded across the United States over the past few decades. Middle-aged and young adults are dying at such record rates that the average life expectancy has declined each year since 2015. The last time the […]
Richard Philipps writes: “What is faith? No better answer is given in perhaps all the Bible than in the great eleventh chapter of the book of Hebrews. Here a tapestry is unfolded, depicting great examples of faith from the record of Old Testament heroes. In great castles, dark tapestries hang on musty walls to portray the exploits […]
Pastor Chris Gordon writes: “This essay comes from the heart as a passionate plea to parents out of our shared concern for our covenant children. It is difficult to pastor a flock in a conservative church today, but not for the reasons that you might think. It is not that we are constantly being attacked from […]
This is a quick note that starting this coming Sunday (11/17) Emmaus Road Reformed Church will be worshiping at the Minnetonka 7th Day Adventist Church (3510 Williston Rd, Minnetonka, MN 55345).
Author Jennifer Greenberg writes: “I’m sorry,” I remember my dad saying. “I’m sorry, and I love you.” He didn’t say what he was sorry for. He didn’t mention the hand-shaped bruises aching up and down my small 11-year-old body. He didn’t seem to understand how afraid and devastated I’d been. But that was the first […]