Dear CrossPointe, Hebrewsis not so much a letter as it is one long sermon. The preacher is marshaling all this glorious theology to make a pastoral point to his audiencedon't fall away, don't drift from Christ. This Sunday, we come to Hebrews 2:14, the first of several warningpassages in the book. The writer encourages us to pay much closer attention to the message o...Keep Reading
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This Sunday we conclude our Malachi series with one of the great promises of the Old Testament. It is a promise of the great and awesome day of the Lord when he will come to judge the wicked and heal and save those who fear his name. Clearly, Malachi is pointing God’s people to the coming Messiah who will come first as a Lamb and again as a Lion. This text gives us the opportunity to think about judgment, salvation, and Christ’s return. These are essential truths, and I pray the Lord will use them to help make us all more ready for eternity. Also, on this first Sunday of October, we’ll receive the Lord’s Supper together as a church family. I hope that’s how you view CrossPointe...
Dear CrossPointe,The point of Hebrews is that Jesus is better. He's better than angels, Moses, the Law, the priesthood, the sacrifices, and whatever else we may be tempted to lean on instead of Him.The opening verses establish the supremacy of the Son in a grand theological sense, and now in Hebrews 1:514, the author puts forward his first exampleJesus is superior to angel...Keep Reading
Dear CrossPointe, Praise God for Logan's messagelast Sunday! I'm so thankful for the Copleys' ministry in Amsterdam at Tyndale Theological Seminary and their time with us over the holidays. Likewise, it was great to visit the Kajubbi family and King Jesus Church with my son Jacob this past week. We had a fruitful and encouraging time of ministry. But now it's good to...Keep Reading
Dear CrossPointe,The Lord has blessed our church with missions partners around the worldpastors and missionaries from Haiti to India and many, many places in between. This Sunday will be a perfect glimpse into this privilege we have. While Brad is out of the country connecting with King Jesus Church, Pastor Raphael, and other pastors in Uganda, our very own Logan Copley is...Keep Reading