October 20, 2021

A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

“A preacher must be both soldier and shepherd. He must nourish, teach, and defend; he must have teeth in his mouth and be able to bite” – Martin Luther Fresh on the heels of a reformation that Martin Luther had real no intention of igniting, he was fighting both clergy and lay people on every front. His primary intent was never to divide the church, […]

October 19, 2021

Leading a Godly Life

The book of Colossians calls us to lead a godly life. Chapter three describes the life of a person who has been made new in Christ, calling us in verse two to set our mind or affection on things above. As you spend time praying, I hope you will be encouraged to put aside the things of this world that threaten to pull you down […]

October 18, 2021

How Should the Church Respond to Mandates?

Recently John MacArthur wrote a blog post entitled “Facing COVID-19 Without Fear” which is an excellent read. I will attempt to share our churches response here with minimal modifications to fit within the context of our local church named Calvary Chapel Fergus Falls. Outline: Introduction A Short History COVID Facts How Should the Church Respond? Conclusion Introduction We are convinced that governmental encroachment on basic […]