Messages by Pastor John Fairchild

Messages by Pastor John Fairchild

100 Years of 11.11.11

100 Years of 11.11.11

Sacrifice and Grace Hebrews 9:24-28 Jesus made a sacrifice once and for all to enable all who follow him to receive eternal life. We sacrifice for peace and freedom around the world, yet we often fail to take hold of the freedom Christ offers. On the 11th day at the eleventh hour in the 11th month we celebrate Armistice day; the day hostilities ended in the first World War. Today, 100 years have passed. The “War to End Wars” hasn’t…
Lines that Shape Our Lives

Lines that Shape Our Lives

Ruth, out of love, committed to Naomi not knowing what the future might hold. Even through hardship, loss, and despair, God used her commitment, here stewardship of her life, to fulfill God’s plan years in the future. God uses our sacrifice, commitment, and work of love even if we don’t see the results.
Personal Priest

Personal Priest

Even today we still need a priest – someone to intercede on our behalf. Jesus has done that and no longer do we need a human intercessor and we can rely on Christ alone for redemption.
Mixing Essentials

Mixing Essentials

Essentials of Faith and Stewardship Romans 6:1-8 Remain focused on the essentials of faith keeps us from becoming distracted by non-essentials. Stewardship of all we have is part of our essential response. In Romans, Paul draws attention to the essentials of our faith; everything we need to be faithful disciples. This teaching is important for us because we are so easily distracted and we are easily led to believe other, lesser things, are also essential leading to dissension and disunity…
A Tutorial for Living

A Tutorial for Living

Faithfulness is better done than said. The reality of our human condition is that our faith in God is a practice, a discipline that takes time to mature and become a part of who we are. For many of us this is a life-long practice.
For This Reason

For This Reason

In our struggles of life, no matter where or what is happening, we have not been asked to be “successful” by human standards but to persevere. With our spiritual vision, we can look and declare “What a view!” of God’s work.
Passport Power

Passport Power

In an increasingly divided world, it is Jesus who can bring us together but we must be willing to go and share our life together.
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