Posts from March 2021

Posts from March 2021

March 31, 2021 Midweek Update

Dear Brothers and Sisters, The events of Passion Week changed the world forever. It began with the entrance of the humble King into Jerusalem and concluded with his death on a cross outside the walls of the city and his burial in a newly hewn tomb. On that cross “the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.” (Isaiah 53:6). But death could not defeat him. Jesus dealt…

Midweek Update: March 24

Dear Faith Community Church Family, Our recent Called to Community sermon series answered the question, “Who are we as Faith Community Church?” Our church’s identity statement spells this out: We are a people called out by the gospel and called into community with the triune God, who share a common King, a common authority, a common Spirit, a common life, and a common…

March 17 Midweek Update

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Does the gospel cut you to the heart? This is how Luke describes the response of those who heard Peter’s sermon on the day of Pentecost. “Now when they heard this,” Luke says, “they were cut to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, ‘Brothers, what shall we do?’” (Acts 2:37). The crowd realized that they were responsible for…

Midweek Update: March 10, 2021

Dear Faith Community Church Family, At several key points in the book of Acts Luke tells us that the Word of God was continuing to “increase” or “multiply” (Acts 6:7; 12:24; 19:20). In other words, the Word of God was powerfully drawing people to faith and transforming lives as the Gospel spread from community to community throughout the ancient world. The Word of God,…

March 3 Midweek Update

Dear Brothers and Sisters, We serve a God who keeps his promises. Before Jesus ascended, he told the disciples to return to Jerusalem and wait for the “promise of the Father” (Acts 1:4). The disciples obeyed. They spent the next ten days in prayer, preparing for the arrival of the Spirit. On Pentecost (one of the Jewish festivals), the Holy Spirit descended, and was…
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