ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL SERIES THIS WEEK (October 15th) The Book of Proverbs provides one of the best reads in the universe on how to "read people". The Scriptures teach that we should obtain DISCRETION! We are looking at the two types of "wise"
WOW! AMAZING! I'M EXHAUSTED! I was working on the next set of worksheets and lessons for our study on the Old Testament Tabernacle. We have been looking at the furnishings within the Tabernacle area from the Holy of Holies back through the Holy Place. As I studied this week on the Table of Shewbread, I confess I wasn't expecting to get much from it! WRONG! I was cross referencing some information from Exodus 25 and Leviticus 24 with John 6. God turned the whole thing around concerning … [Read more...]
PRAYING AND PREPARING FOR WHAT? Link: NORTH STAR PASTORS' REVIVAL MEETINGS Suddenly we are just two weeks away from the meetings that Pastor Caleb Hanson and I started scribbling up on a napkin last year! The praying for the meetings has been in earnest since late September! The preparations have been in full-speed-ahead mode since before Christmas! So what is it all about? God told bitter, rather disappointed (and unspiritual) Jonah that He could not just destroy the wicked 120,000 souls … [Read more...]
Going to Church...out of town! The value of going to Church when you are on vacation. Recently, I took my family on a long planned for and anticipated vacation. As a born-again, Bible believing family, we have decided, and therefore, go to church on the LORD's DAY. And so we got up, got ready, and went to a local New Testament Church that was Baptist, Independent, King James only, and seemed to agree with our doctrinal understandings...according to their website. We arrived to find that … [Read more...]
Dr. Ed Johnson (1932 - 2014) Minnesota's Man of God goes home! Dr. Ed Johnson went home to be with the Lord around mid-evening Thursday, November 6th. Preacher was 82-1/2 years old and was the faithful man of God that came to Rosemount, Minnesota in 1967. Pastor Johnson was called here by the 18 souls of the First Baptist Church of Rosemount. He pastored the church for 35 years from 1967 to 2002 before becoming Pastor Emeritus. A small local church becomes "Thee First Baptist … [Read more...]
A FALL CAMPAIGN FOR ALL! Every year we have a special promotional campaign to encourage folks to visit, and members to get excited about inviting their friends and neighbors to come! This Fall, from October through December 14th, we are traveling as far as we can to see some Big Game Animals. "BIG GAME CROSSING" challenges us to be faithful, invite and bring guests, serve in the Ministry, and GROW in the Lord! Come and find out what we're doing! And be on the lookout for Bison, Moose, … [Read more...]