Encouraging Words

Genesis 9:13 I have set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be a sign of the covenant.  God promised His faithfulness to Noah, the animals of earth, the earth itself, and all future generations. We are part of those “future generations”. God wants to make sure we...

Genesis 8:1 “God remembered Noah”   There are no words in Scripture that can give us more comfort than Genesis 8:1 when we understand what is being said. Noah and his family had endured 40 days and 40 nights of rain. In all, 5 months passed before the ark landed...

Genesis 6:14 Noah did this; he did all that God commanded him.  This last week in worship we looked at the faith of Noah. His name means “Grace”. Noah and his family received God’s unmerited favor (grace) because they continually trusted in God. Trusting God meant that Noah was a...

Genesis 6:8 “But Noah found favor in the eyes of the LORD.” Let’s think about two words. The first word is “But”. It shows how Noah and his family stand in stark contrast to their generation. The Bible...

Genesis 4:24 “Seth had a son, and he named him Enosh. At that time people began to call on the name of the Lord.” On Sundays after worship I drive around and find a nice little spot to...

Genesis 3:1 “Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the LORD God had made.” It is interesting what Genesis 3:1 says and what it doesn’t say. We are told in the third chapter of the first book of our Bibles...

Genesis 3:21 “The Lord God made for Adam and for his wife garments of skins and clothed them."        Adam and Eve created the ultimate mess for themselves by isolating, listening to the Serpent (Satan), and willfully disobeying God. Many times we may feel as if...

Yaxsarie Velazquez and Asachai Rocheteau are the “Interns” of Faith Community Church. They served our church full-time this summer and lead our younger Youth Group (which is called Stepping Stone) throughout the year. Stepping Stone meets on Sundays from 5 pm – 6 pm.   Yaxsarie and Asachai are...