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Elder David turns to the last words of the prophet Ezekiel where there was a promise of a great city, a new Jerusalem, that has the Hebrew name Jehovah-shammah, or “The Lord is there.”  It is measured perfectly for the elect of God.  The Apostle John wrote of this holy city coming down from…(Read More)

Elder David turns to Exodus 12 where we read of the passover.  The Lord would pass through the land to smite the firstborn of each family, but if there were blood on the door, He would pass over that household.  And Elder David asks “what is central to the passover?”  It’s the lamb.  God…(Read More)

Elder David preaches from Daniel where Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego would not bow down to King Nebuchadnezzar’s god.  As punishment, these three young men faced a fiery furnace.  But they knew that true faith could deliver them out one way or another.  Either they would not be killed and live to see another day…(Read More)

Elder David preaches a very moving sermon on the sorrows of life, and moreover, the joys that come afterward.  The religious world might have you believe that if you do good all the time, you won’t have tears, good things will always happen.  But how to deal with sorrow biblically is to expect sorrow…(Read More)

Elder Crawford preaches from the 51st Psalm where David needed a new start.  He encourages us to leave yesterday in the past and press forward with a new start each and every day.  In Psalms 51:7 David writes “Purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean: wash me, and I shall…(Read More)