When we picked who got what stories, we drew them from a hat. I was a bit unhappy with having gotten Esther, because it is such a long story for Storying and the story really should have gone to a woman I figured. I tried to get Stephanie to do the story but she declined […]Read more "Esther, What a Lady"
Hello fellow readers, this month I am going to submit something different than a book. I am going to introduce a heresy denying the divinity of Christ, give you some online sources that everyone connected can read, and pray you see the heresy of Arianism for what it is, the reduction of Jesus from his […]Read more "February 2016 “Book” of the Month"
Frequently people hear the Gospel of Jesus and respond. Often experiencing an initial joy and exuberance that frequently begins tapering off as their old ways return and the new are pushed aside. It is a challenge to stay faithful and true for life, when those around us are behaving differently. The best way to ward […]Read more "Cheap Grace, No Thank You"
Catalyst Baptist Church completed the Letter of James today, Sunday the 15th of November. It has been a period of in-depth study and joy in the Word. James’ provides practical lessons for the Christian life and as such is a wonderful letter. Catalyst will enter a period of topical sermons through December, before focusing on […]Read more "The Letter of James, Completed 15 November, 2015"
Jesus called all believers to go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Matthew 28: 19. Unfortunately all too often, believers think this is more of the “Great Wishful Thinking,” then “Great Commission” and as such rarely share their faith. Paul wrote in […]Read more "How Active Are You In Answering the Call to Evangelize the World?"
We watched the last showing of War Room (10/29/15)and it was an excellent movie. As pastor, I was left thinking throughout the production how many lives would be changed if spouses prayed for each other and their children, but this is not all. So much time is wasted every day and so little is devoted […]Read more "Catalyst Movie Night"
Catalyst Baptist Church of Ironwood hosted its first church service on August second. Starting at 1100 sharp six people listened to Pastor Ian Minielly deliver the first service ever of Catalyst in Ironwood. Everyone in attendance appeared to enjoy themselves and the service. After the service the group moved to The Pines restaurant for additional […]Read more "First Church Service: A Hit!"