Gen. 11:10-12:9 / God calls a man named Abram to leave the comforts and security of home in exchange for being a vehicle for God’s saving work in the world. Abram’s call is your call too.
Gen. 10:1-11:9 / Isaac walks through the lessons learned from Babel.
Parkside Church is a member church of the Foursquare Gospel Church of Canada, an organization with approximately 70 churches across Canada and a part of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel. The vision of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel (ICFG) is to present Jesus Christ, God’s Son, to every person in every culture and nation as The Savior, The Baptizer with the Holy Spirit, The Healer, and The Soon-Coming King. Since its founding, in 1923, that vision has been realized through evangelizing the lost and establishing local congregations in the United States and abroad, through the nurturing and training of believers into leadership on all levels of Church life, and in cooperation with other members of the Body of Christ at large in the fellowship of the Gospel and the fulfillment of the Biblical mandate [...]
THE HOLY SCRIPTURES We believe the Bible is God-inspired (2 Timothy 3:16, 17). THE ETERNAL GODHEAD We believe God is triune: Father, Son and Holy Spirit (2 Corinthians 13:14). THE FALL OF MAN We believe that man was created in the image of God, but by voluntary disobedience fell from perfection (Romans 5:12, 19). THE PLAN OF REDEMPTION We believe that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us, signing the pardon of all who believe in Him (John 3:16; Romans 5:8). SALVATION THROUGH GRACE We believe that we have no righteousness and must come to God pleading the righteousness of Christ (Ephesians 2:8, 9). REPENTANCE AND ACCEPTANCE We believe that upon sincere repentance, and a whole-hearted acceptance of Christ, we are justified before God (Luke 24:46, 47; 2 Timothy 2:24-26; 1 John 1:9). THE NEW [...]
This past week I went camping with some good friends. Okay, I stayed in a motel at the campground while my friends roughed it in tent and travel trailers. Over the course of the week, but especially at our departure, my heart filled with love and gratitude for my friends. It had been a few years since we all got together for more than a meal. Something about busyness and having kids seems to be an obstacle to time with friends. So please stop reading this. Put down your screen and pick up your phone. Call your friend and set a date to get together. If you don't have a friend, make one. The art of friend-making and friend-keeping is a disappearing skill in culture. Take the awkward first step: introduce yourself and ask them to do something together (go to the park with kids, grab [...]
Gen. 9:18-29 / Catherine looks to Noah's sin to look at ours. What happens when the even the most righteous man in all the Earth sins?