Worship is a central tenet, activity, posture, and goal for all believers. As one author has suggested, “Christian worship is the response of God’s
Written by Josiah Boyd
It’s hard to grow, improve, or mature without first being honest about the need for growth, the room for improvement, and the areas of
Written by Josiah Boyd
The psalms are songs about life, sacred songs, but commentaries on life. The ups and downs, the good and the bad, the joys and
Written by Jim Rennie
After the predictably horrible reign of Saul, God hand-picked David to succeed him as king of Israel (1 Samuel 13:14). And David loved God,
Written by Josiah Boyd
The First Epistle of John is an intensely practical letter addressed to Christian readers. It warns against the dangers of false teaching and exhorts
Written by Charlie Bing and Josiah Boyd
Sometimes, there is suffering in our lives that’s more like a stomach flu: we don’t really know why it’s happening, but it feels terrible.
Written by Andrew Longmire
Stephen Hawkins, one of the current elders at Oakridge Bible Chapel, addressed the Adult Sunday School class regarding the importance of and obstacles to
Written by Stephen Hawkins
The author of Hebrews gave believers a task: “Let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds … , not
Written by Becky Vellekoop
Faith is a word that’s gets mentioned in all aspects of Christian life: We’re saved by faith (Ephesians 2:8–9), invited to walk by faith
Written by Andrew Longmire and Josiah Boyd