From the Pastor's Desk

God's Will for Man and Woman

  • Posted on: 7 April 2019
  • By: Chris Strevel

When we come to the Bible, we find certain truths that challenge popular beliefs and sometimes generate such strong antagonism that the church is tempted to alter or eliminate them altogether. I will focus upon one: the creation order he has established between man and woman. God’s truth is simply this. He made man first, in his image. He then made woman, also in his image, to be man’s helpmeet. This is set forth clearly in the opening chapters of Genesis (1:26-28; 2:7,18,21-25). Domination and inferiority are neither implied nor encouraged.

Climate Change? Absolutely

  • Posted on: 17 March 2019
  • By: Chris Strevel

I believe, using the word in the more general sense, in climate change, because I believe in God the Creator and Governor of all things. I reject the idea that he has left nature to operate by its own laws and processes. His word teaches us that he personally, actively directs all things according to the counsel of his will. Rain (Job 38:26) and drought (Deut. 11:17), snow (Job 38:22) and wind (Job 38:24), heat and cold (Deut.  33:24), floods and storms (Ps.