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Pastor means………

As of 3/9/13 , I have changed all the leadership info from ‘Pastor’ to “Overseer/Elder.” The reason for this change is both from a Biblical, and personal reflection. Biblically; simply put, the word is not found in the original Greek manuscripts. Generally, the words episcope or episkopos are used: “Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, To […]

Walk! (Romans 10:4)

      For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes ( Rom 10:4)ESV   Mounce’s  Dictionary describes the Greek word “End” as that which is fulfilled.  This is my verse, for 2013. I love the preposition for; which means unto, in the context of this verse. This assuredly is […]

The “GO” of the Gospel

With 2013 approaching, I wanted to end 2012 with a blog regarding our collective goal; understanding our marching orders. Our goal is to go with the Gospel, to every corner; every highway-every byway, everywhere. Is that a problem for you? Matthew 28: 18-20 are our marching orders:  And Jesus came and said to them, “All […]

Transparency

Transparency! Now that’s an interesting word.  Even more so, that the church, by and large, distance themselves from it; not only the word, but the concept altogether. Please, let me explain. First, here is a basic definition : having the property of transmitting light without appreciable scattering so that bodies lying beyond are seen clearly. […]

New! The Adjective

The apostle Paul used the word “Kainos” (new), to describe one who is born from above to the Corinthian this way: “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come” (2 Cor 5:17) W.E. Vines explains this important Greek word: Kainos denotes “new,” […]