Church Blogs (Page 3)

The latest blog post from the Hilldale church of Christ staff.

Carl’s Thoughts” Carl S. Sims

Our congregation continues to read their Bibles. This week we are happy to report that Gene Forehand, Sally Stroud and Marie Rougemont have completed the r eading of the New Testament. It is so impor tant for us to r ead our Bibles on a daily basis. Who will be next? Psalm 119:105 reveals to […]

WHAT IS THE LORD’S WORK?

The Bible variously affirms the Christian Life is one of work and service unto God and our fellowman. Here’s a few scriptures that affirm this: ~ 1 Cor. 15:58 – “…be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord…” ~ Eph. 2:10 – “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for […]

Youth News Week of March 19-25, 2017

March 24 & 25—A House Divided Youth Rally Anyone Welcome We will be leaving for the Stewart County High School in Dover both nights at 5:00 PM. Please bring some money to stop and eat dinner along the way. Also, don’t forget your Sword! March 26—Mission Ohio Meeting 7th—12th Grade (and adults) All those who […]

Carl’s Thoughts

All of us are motivated when others continue to read their Bibles. Remember, nine chapters per day, and we read the New Testament through each month. This week Faye Baldwin completed the reading of the New Testament. Who will be next? We continue to have families place membership with us. This week Dale and Joyce […]

CAN THERE BE A GOOD KIND OF ADDICTION?

The Apostle Paul urges Christians at Corinth to “know the household [family] of Stephanas” because they had “devoted themselves to the ministry of the saints” (1 Cor. 16:15). What a compliment! The King James version says “…they have addicted themselves to the ministry of the saints.” WOW! That is interesting and encouraging! The Greek word […]

“Carl’s Thoughts” Carl S. Sims

This week we are happy to report that Joseph Roberts and Sally Stroud completed the reading of the New Testament. Who will be next? What an example the apostle Paul is to all of us! In Bible class we have been studying from the letter 1st Timothy. We notice in 1st Timothy 1:15: “This is […]

TECHNOLOGICAL BLESSINGS!

Dealing with technological things can very likely cause more than a few of us to sometimes feel a bit intimidated, anxious, fearful, and/or agitated. This is usually the result of a lack of knowledge and/or experience with the vari- ous technologies under consideration. However, technological things can also bring us some delightful blessings, too, can’t […]

Carl’s _________

March 8, 2017 The apostle Paul set such a wonderful example for each one of us to follow. As he was nearing the end of his life, he wrote his second letter to Timothy. In 2 nd Timothy 4:6 Paul said “For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure […]

“Carl’s Thoughts” by Carl S. Sims

We are so happy that our members at Hilldale are still reading their Bibles. This week Gene Forehand has completed the reading of the New Testament. Who will be next? Remember what Jesus tells us in John 5:39: “Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which […]