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Posts from May 2016

Why We Need to go to Church Part Three

By Pastor Don Strand In the previous two posts, we’ve learned that we need to go to church, first and most importantly because God commands us to appear before Him.  We are commanded to hear from our Heavenly Father of our hopeless condition of fallen and sinful creatures and to hear of His gracious solution to our problem.  We are unable to…

Why We Need to go to Church Part Two

Pastor Don Strand Last week, in part one of the discussion of the reasons we need to go to church, I said that the first and most important reason is that God commands His people to do so.  Two examples cited were Deuteronomy 31:12 and Psalm 50:5-7.  Now, some may say: “That is what God commanded in the Old Testament for Israel,…

Why We Need to Go to Church Part One

By Pastor Don Strand Ahhh, Sunday.  A day to relax, perhaps to sleep in a bit, maybe just unwind from the workweek and catch up on some things around the house.  Or, perhaps your Sunday includes taking the kids to soccer or Little League or play days at the local arena.  And ever since your oldest kid made the traveling team, (bragging…