To Believe or not to Believe: Session 9 – What Should We Say?
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To Believe or not to Believe: Session 9 – What Should We Say?

This talk is for mature followers of Jesus Christ and sincere seekers after Scriptural truth. Like the Bible, the United Methodist Church, stipulates that God has created us all, Christ has died for everyone, and that therefore everyone is “of sacred worth”. That said we also adhere to Biblical moral understandings regarding marriage and sexuality....

An Ode to Fathers (In Praise of Fathers)
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An Ode to Fathers (In Praise of Fathers)

This Sunday is Father’s Day; a day in which we remember with joy and sorrow the fathers who helped give us life and raise us. If you are a man and wonder “if and why” what you do for your family matters, then listen to today’s ten minute talk from Pastor Barnes. Even if you...

The Death of a Family — Worship Service, May 23, 2021
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The Death of a Family — Worship Service, May 23, 2021

Please join us for worship and a message. One of the most important gifts and responsibilities that God has given us are our families. This week, Pastor Robert Barnes shares with us the Biblical example of a good man who failed his family, and how we can avoid making the same mistakes.

Christian Parenting – Session 6
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Christian Parenting – Session 6

One of the most contentious challenges of Christian parenting is the responsibility we have to protect our children from negative outside influences, without being too restrictive. If you are a parent who wrestles with how to do this, then invest 15 minutes of your life thinking about what it means to set boundaries that still...

Christian Parenting – Session 5
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Christian Parenting – Session 5

The Bible teaches parents to take an active role in training up their children in the faith, but many parents feel unqualified to do that because their own faith is imperfect. If you can relate to that reality, then invest 15 minutes of your life in what Pastor Barnes has to share about both the...

Christian Parenting – Session 4
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Christian Parenting – Session 4

Parenting is a challenge, and just when we think we have mastered one stage, everything can change. This week you are invited to think along with Pastor Robert Barnes about what we can do to help our young adult children launch out into life.

Christian Parenting – Session 3
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Christian Parenting – Session 3

Sharing your faith with your children is like many other things that parents do. It is not easy; but it is important. If you have children (or even grandchildren) with whom you would like to share your belief in Christ, then invest the next 12 minutes of your life in learning 4 specific things you...

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Pastor  Barnes is beginning a six-week devotion-type teaching series on parenting.  Here is the description of the series, which will post each week on Wednesday: Many families are making all sorts of life-adjustments due to the Coronavirus and that fact raises a question:  Just what are we parents trying to accomplish anyway?  If you are...