Afflicted for Glory

September 27, 2020
Sermon from Emmanuel Church Elder, Erik Day.

Every Thought Captive

September 6, 2020
Education is the process of imparting to the next generation an understanding of the world and how to thrive in it. God calls Christian parents, and fathers in particular, to bring their children up in the education (paideia) and instruction of the Lord, to give to their children what they have received from the Lord. This is a foundational act in Christ’s kingdom, and one we are just beginning to recover. J. Gresham Machen said, “I can see little consistency in a type of Christian activity which preaches the gospel on the street corners and at the ends of the earth, but neglects the children of the covenant by abandoning them to a cold and unbelieving secularism.”
Epiphany is the celebration of Jesus Christ appearing to the Gentiles. While His earthly ministry focused on the lost sheep of the house of Israel, this prepared His greater mission…

Strength in Weakness

August 16, 2015
All of us experience difficulties and struggles in life to varying degrees. So how are we to understand why a good, loving, and all-powerful God would allow the lives of…