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Resources for Children

By   |  March 26, 2020

Resources to help especially during the COVID -19 Stay In time.

Keywords: children, resources

"A Certain Faith in a Shaken World"

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  March 13, 2020

How Do We Respond When our World is Shaken?

Keywords: coronavirus, faith

Thinking Biblically about Current Politics and Leadership

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  February 25, 2020

Thinking Biblically about Current Politics and Leadership

Keywords: biblically, politics

Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  November 28, 2018

Advent as a time of reflection and preparation has been used in Church history before baptism and to prepare for Christ’s second coming.

Remembering the Reformation

By   |  July 24, 2017

We owe a great debt to the reformers who sacrificed much to give us the Word of God in English.

Keywords: reformation

“Grow in Grace and Knowledge of Christ…”.

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  March 11, 2017

As a ministry together, we would do well to hear and keep focused on this simple mission as a local church~ “to grow in grace and knowledge of Christ…”.

Keywords: grace, grow, obedience

A Significant Historical Site?

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  March 9, 2017

Most of us will not have historical markers placed where we live and work, but we are all building a heritage and legacy that will affect and impact those around us and after us.

Keywords: history, toledo

St. Nicholas

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  December 7, 2016

December 6th has been set aside to venerate the memory and ministry of Nicholas, a pastor and bishop of the Church. Stories have evolved this man into the famous Santa Claus of today, but who was the real Nicholas?

Doing December Well and Truly Celebrating our Savior!

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  December 1, 2016

So how do we “do December well” that brings a genuine joy and a lasting hope without leaving us with the regrets and surprising bills in January?

Building a Household for a God Directed Impact

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  October 19, 2016

You might say that most houses newly built look pretty good, but the test of materials and quality work comes years later as the house becomes people and weather tested.

The Question No One Wants to Answer

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  September 27, 2016

Like many Americans, I watched the presidential debate last night and was probably left with more troublesome thoughts on the candidates than confidence.

Battlegrounds (part 2) - Wednesday night youth series

By   |  September 26, 2016

God gives us the armor of God to help us stand strong in our spiritual battles.

Battlegrounds (part 1) - Wednesday night youth series

By   |  September 12, 2016

Helping teens and their families be aware of the Battle they are in and the strategies Satan will use against them.

"Anybody Enjoy Summer Weeding?"

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  August 13, 2016

As I have lots of time to think while weeding, I have thought of how the weeds of laziness, selfishness, pride, and frustrations make their way under the surface into my own life.

"Does God Have to Rework Another Plan?"

By Pastor Dave Ryan   |  August 12, 2016

What to we do with their personal convictions and standards about leadership and our nation’s president.

Timeless Truths in a Fragile World - Isaiah 40:8

By David Ryan   |  August 10, 2016

God declares that His Word and the truth it proclaims is Timeless and Trustworthy!