Questions about the Holy Spirit

I love Bible questions! A few of them recently came up in teen Sunday School, regarding 2 Thessalonians 2:6. Here were the questions: Was Old Testament salvation by faith, or by works? Did the Holy Spirit indwell believers in the Old Testament? Will the Holy Spirit indwell believers during the Tribulation? In order to answer … [Read more…]

Helps for Family Devotions

I mean for this article to accompany this morning’s sermon, entitled “Worshipping God in the Home.” You’ll have to see that sermon (or the accompanying notes) for some context. It’s enough to say that God wants us to worship Him in our homes, the other six days of the week. So, I want to recommend … [Read more…]

Learning about the Lord

It’s good to be learning, to be growing. God has blessed us with so many great resources. Unfortunately, there are also a lot of really bad resources. Perhaps the most dangerous place for a Christian to go is the local Christian bookstore. It’s full of bad teaching, from well-meaning but unstable people. This is one … [Read more…]

Church Letter – 01 January 2019

There’s a lot of stuff going on at SKRBC, and here is some of it: News The teens just returned from the Teen Leadership Conference, and will tell us all about it – probably on 13 January. Easter is on 21 April, and we’re going to do an evangelistic outreach for this event. I don’t … [Read more…]

Free Book! Yay … !

This Sunday, we’ll be giving away a copy of an excellent book by Peter J. Williams, entitled, “Can We Trust the Gospels?” (click the picture, at left). Why should you care? Well, because skeptics and unbelieving revisionists spend lots of time trying to convince us that we can’t trust the Gospels. If you can’t trust … [Read more…]

Jesus the Conquerer

If you’re a Christian, this means Jesus has already given you a new heart, a new soul and a new mind. He’s made you alive with Him, forgiven all of your sins, and cancelled the debt those sins have racked up over the years. He’s defeated the spiritual rulers and authorities of this age; the … [Read more…]

Bible Club!

Last week, we learned about the job God gave Adam and Eve to do in His creation. We chatted about the ground rules He gave them, and about whether it was fair of God to make the punishment so severe (“but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, … [Read more…]

Christ Has Conquered All!

Christ is bigger than your struggles, stronger than your fears, and mightier than your problems. He’s defeated Satan, the prince of darkness – so He can surely save you, too. He’s a perfect, compassionate Savior. “For because he himself has suffered and been tempted, he is able to help those who are tempted,” (Hebrews 2:18). … [Read more…]

Is Christ Your Savior?

The prophet Isaiah says Christ is the Savior. He wrote, “of the increase of his government and of peace there will be no end.” He said, “upon the throne of David, and over his kingdom, to establish it, and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from this time forth and for evermore,” (Isaiah … [Read more…]

How is Your Fruit?

John the Baptist said, “Bear fruit that befits repentance,” (Mt 3:8). If you’re a Christian, how’s your fruit? If you’re not a Christian, why not chat with us about becoming one?