What Are the Five Solas?

Posted on October 31, 2017 by Steve Willis in Article from The Messenger

     This week marks the 500th anniversary of The Protestant Reformation. Roused to action by the corruption and abuses they saw in the Roman Catholic church of the time, visionary pastors and leaders like Martin Luther and John Calvin spearheaded a movement that transformed Christianity and eventually led to the emergence of the Protestant [...]

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Comfort in Tragic Times

Posted on November 7, 2017 by Steve Willis in Article from The Messenger

It’s almost unimaginable.  In fact, you don’t even want to entertain the thought of it.

This past Sunday a mentally deranged and perhaps demonically possessed man walked into his in-laws church and killed 26 people.  One of the 26 was the pastor’s daughter.  That hit particularly close to home. 

Belle Pomeroy, the 14-year-old [...]

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God Keeps His Word

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Steve Willis in Article from The Messenger

Have you ever had a relationship with someone who was 100% reliable?  Someone who has never let you down?  How about someone who has always been completely truthful with you? Or never wrong? 

The fact is that no one is perfect in keeping their promises but the Bible goes out of [...]

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More Than Your Past

Posted on December 12, 2017 by Steve Willis in Article from The Messenger

Have you ever felt like a failure? Like God could never use a sinner like you?

In the genealogy of Jesus, Matthew highlights just four women spanning the 1800 years of the ancestral line of Abraham to Mary and Joseph.  Think of all the godly women that could have been included in this list [...]

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