'Men’s Spring Retreat' Tagged Posts

'Men’s Spring Retreat' Tagged Posts

FEBRUARY 14, 2024

Dear Friends, There are likely two notations today on whatever calendar you use.  Today is Valentine’s Day.  And it is Ash Wednesday. Valentine’s Day is a day set aside to celebrate and express love and affection for a romantic partner.  Ash Wednesday is the beginning of the 40-day journey (with Sundays excluded) that lead us to contemplation of the cross of Christ in preparation for our celebration of His resurrection.  Ash Wednesday has a very different kind of love in view. I’m a…

FEBRUARY 9, 2024

Dear Friends, Last night, as we met for dinner for our men’s First Tuesday gathering, I was talking with Curtis Thomas about his upcoming Romans study, which will start a week from Sunday.  If you need more details or you’re interested in being part of the study, contact Curtis and let him know.  His email address is c-b.thomas@sbcglobal.net.     This study is is for believers and unbelievers alike.  It’s something Curtis has done over and over again for decades, taking hundreds of people…

JANUARY 31, 2024

Dear Friends, This weekend is a big weekend for our students.    The D-Now weekend is an opportunity for students to work together, have fun together and grow together spiritually.  I hope you’ll be praying for these young people, Pastor Cole and our Roots volunteers. It’s interesting to me that we know nothing about Jesus when he was a teenager.  The only glimpse we have of Jesus between the time when He was a baby until He began His ministry as a…