Vital Signs: Nic At Night (Fall Kick-Off Service)

The story is told of a man who was sitting in his living room one day when his cat dragged in a little “gift” in its mouth—a dead bunny that he immediately recognized as having belonged to the little girl who lived next door…

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Vital Signs: Blessed Assurance

How do you know that you’ve really trusted in Christ as Savior and Lord? Do you just take it by faith? Does God give you some kind of warm, fuzzy feeling in your heart that confirms you’re His child or do you gain assurance on the basis of something you do like responding to an alter call, praying the sinner’s prayer or going to church every time the doors open?

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Vital Signs: Love Contrasted

As we continue in our series called Vital Signs which looks at ways to measure the spiritual health of professing Christians, today we’re going to contrast two groups of people that the Apostle John knew were laying claim to Christ…

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Vital Signs: Loving Your Brother

Through faith in the Lord, we could be forgiven of our sins and reconciled to God. But anyone, including the false teachers, who claimed fellowship with God, yet walked in the darkness and denied the presence and occasionally controlling…

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Vital Signs: Keeping God’s Commandments

I’m pretty confident that the Apostle John would agree with me. In fact, he wrote the book of 1 John to the churches in Asia Minor because he was very concerned with some teachers in their midst who professed to know God …

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