Hope When It’s Hard

 Dave Hsu discussed during his communion message about a dark time in his life when things were tough and he lost his relationship with God. He eluded to a recent similar message, where Chase Denieux shared how things dramatically changed in just 1 week for him. Dave was angry with God and it took far [...]

2019-07-23T09:40:01-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Church Blog|0 Comments

Why doesn’t God do something about that?

Today Tony shared part 2 of this topic and asked... "Why doesn't God do something about that?" We've all thought that when things were going bad. He mentioned MOW'ED is Hebrew word for the unstoppable time of God, and if it's not His time, you can't force it. He further hammered his point with the story [...]

2019-07-15T14:24:07-04:00July 15th, 2019|Church Blog|0 Comments

Why Bad Things Happen to Good People

Team USA won the women's World Cup today. Congrats to them !  Watching important soccer matches the 1 or 2 times per year reminds me of my soccer experiences growing up. Mostly, they were good memories. Being on a varsity sports team, traveling to different high schools around NJ and bonding with teammates is a [...]

2019-07-08T09:54:40-04:00July 8th, 2019|Blog, Church Blog|0 Comments

B.U.I.L.D.

Today's theme was "BUILD"... first Chris Barrow shared about his 23 years ending in South Florida and going to build a new life in Gainesville with his growing extended family and newly arriving first grandchild.      This reminded me of my youth, growing up in Fairlawn, NJ. We lived in a huge collection of garden [...]

2019-07-02T13:28:26-04:00July 2nd, 2019|Blog, Church Blog|0 Comments

Everything Exactly

Monte Strickland shared today from Acts 17:24-28 that God sets up EVERYTHING EXACTLY so people have an opportunity to connect with God, and also in Ecc 3:9-14  that the gift God has given to us, is to eat, drink, work, and fulfill ourselves in life. However, if we don't fear God, he can make this [...]

2019-06-26T22:07:54-04:00June 26th, 2019|Blog, Church Blog|0 Comments

Father’s Day

Today is Father's Day and, to most, it is a joyous holiday. We honor our dads, and for those that are dads, we get to feel especially appreciated. To some it's more painful. We know those that have lost their dad, and this day is a aching reminder that he is no longer here. Others [...]

2019-06-16T17:44:18-04:00June 16th, 2019|Blog, Church Blog|1 Comment

God Wants Your Attention

So, I had something happen to me this week... I have a job but I've been in upgrade job search mode for awhile and really focused on that.  So, I was driving on I-75, complaining to a colleague about my application/rejection woes, when suddenly a giant black "hood" of a car came flying at me. [...]

2019-06-03T13:29:48-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Church Blog|1 Comment

Unexpected Gifts

Special Offering Sunday We celebrated our annual Special Offering Sunday at church today. It was wonderful time of worship and drawing close to God. Everyone cheerfully gave a sacrificial gift to be used for advancing and growing the church worldwide, and also for special projects that are helping those less fortunate abroad. For many years [...]

2019-05-27T08:57:55-04:00May 27th, 2019|Broward Church, Church Blog|0 Comments

Living Richly

 We are 7 days away from our 2019 Special Missions offering and most of this past month we've been learning about how truly RICH we are. Watch "Rich" Sermon Series Today we were reminded how AWARE we needed to be, of our appetite for worldly things vs Godly things. Paul wrote many of his letters [...]

2019-05-20T10:44:12-04:00May 20th, 2019|Church Blog|1 Comment

The Importance and Reality of the Spiritual World

Scripture References: Acts 17:24-27 Colossians 1:3-6a Colossians 3:1-2 Romans 1:20 Exodus 33:20 Ephesians 4:10 John 4:24 Faith & Science You've probably heard, been told, or believe that faith and science cannot coexist— that you can either believe in God or believe in science, but never both at the same time. You may have even spent [...]

2019-05-02T09:52:25-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Broward Church, Church Blog|0 Comments