Archive for Pastor’s Blog

Foster Care Emphasis

It is no secret that my family and I have been involved in foster care and have a passion to see children cared for in some of the toughest times of their lives. We have been serving in foster care for three years now and just last week took our tenth placement. The heart behind […]

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Moving Forward

We recently finished a series on a new direction for our church leading us to the Biblical picture of eldership in our church body. If you missed it, I would encourage you to go online and listen to the messages that lay out the picture of eldership we see in the NT. While this would […]

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A New Direction

Sunday morning, September 23, we unveiled a new direction and vision for the leadership of our church. As your pastor I am committed to leading us to walk in obedience to the word of God and to be as healthy as we can be. For the last couple of years God has impressed upon my […]

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An Intentional Weekend

September 9 launches 48 hours of intentional outreach at FBCER. All year we have been focusing on living lives of intentionality while seeking to build God’s kingdom through engaging people with the hope of the Gospel. We believe that our lives matter and what we do with our lives matters. This leads us to an […]

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A Time to Celebrate and Honor

If you have read (or attempted to read) the Bible from Genesis to Revelation then you have probably encountered some of the seemingly mundane biblical text about all of the festivals that God’s people were to observe. There were five primary festivals that the Israelites were to practice. I won’t go into detail about all […]

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