MONTHLY WORD FROM THE PASTOR

Mortal Combat - Pastor Brad Hill

January 2019
Generally speaking, the Western evangelical church acknowledges that Satan exists, but rarely recognizes him when he shows up; after all, Paul says he masquerades as an angel of light (2 Cor. 11:14). The Bible calls Satan by many different names. Each name has a slightly different meaning. The many names for Satan give a fuller picture of who Satan is and what he does. There are more names for Satan in the Bible than for anyone else except Jesus Christ: "Abaddon, Accuser, Adversary, Angel of light, Angel of the bottomless pit, Anointed covering cherub, Antichrist, Apollyon, Beast, Beelzebub, Belial, Deceiver, [ Read More ]
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Happy New Year - Pastor Brad Hill

January 2019
Happy New Year, right? We have a whole new year ahead of us, maybe we’ll get it right this time. Probably not. The problem for us humans is that our resolve is not enough. “New Years resolutions” are fine but ultimately self-defeating for at least three reasons. First, our focus becomes our failing. For example, if I resolve to not watch TV, I am thinking about “not watching TV” all the time until suddenly, somehow, it just comes on. Second, to break an old habit we need to acquire a new habit. My old habit of eating ice cream before [ Read More ]
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