Praise Community Fellowship Blog

A Seriously Great Idea

I read many books every year of which 95% of them have to do with Christianity and religion. Most of the time I am reading ideas that I have read many times in the past but every once in a while I will come across a great idea or thought that really rings a bell with...

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Tomorrows Gathering

Our service tomorrow is at 9:00am at Glik Park. This is always a favorite service for many. Outdoors, nature, it's beautiful, informal, and yes I know about the possibility of rain. So here is the plan. If it's storming or raining we will not meet. However, according...

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What Story are You Living Out?

There is something I learned a long time ago back in the mid 70's while I was in College. I was reading everything I could get my hands on about God, Success, and the Power of the Mind. I was fascinated with Human potential and how it worked with God's power. I...

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Prayer Updates

Faye Heuchert has had her surgery and the doctor says the operation corrected the two aneurysms. She is in ICU for the next couple of days. She is having some pain this morning but the nurses say that she is doing good. Elizabeth Adams Marks' grandaughter Elyse has...

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Dear God, I Need to Move a Mountain and Walk on Water!

To have the fullness of Jesus is to have the fullness of Love, Peace, Compassion, and Joy. When our lives are not reflecting these we need to realize that there is something blocking Jesus' power in our lives. It is my experience that in this life it is hard to...

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It Just Keeps Getting Better and Better!

This Sunday I am going to start a series of talks titled,  "Christianity Is So Much Better Than We Have Ever Been Taught!  I am going to talk about many bible stories that you think you already know and understand and we are going to look at them with a brighter...

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This Sunday!

Praise Community Fellowship will meet this Sunday at 11:00am at 800 North Main Street Edwardsville in the Immanuel United Methodist Church.  This past week in my studies I came across this profound statement about the Bible. (To me it was profound!) The author Bob...

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“Beware of the person of one book!” Thomas Aquinas

Here are some things to kick around this Sunday since we did not gather today as a church family. I have been reading the bible with new eyes and a new mind. I believe that all stories told in the bible are pointing all of us to redemption. That is God's goal, to...

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Questioning what you Believe? 

Through the years I have continued to question many things in the bible and things I learned at church. Some may think that is sac-religious but to me it is a quest for truth. God's truth. When you first meet someone and are interested in getting to know them better...

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Does God Punish Believers for Their Sins?

This morning I read this in one of my devotionals and I am passing it on in light of my new revelations. As I said this past Sunday, the Spirit of Truth is moving across the Christian community. Something wonderful is unfolding! "But just in case you’re still...

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