Hope: The Product of Faith

If you believe in the completed work of Christ then you must have hope in the work that has been done /is being done/will be done for you. Read More...

Marriage: When Two Become One

God intends marriage to be a lifelong, vital union between a man and a woman, and anything less is a distortion or rejection of God’s will. Read More...

O Peter of Little Faith

We can have faith in God because God is faithful and has always been there for us and always fulfilled His promises. Read More...

Water Baptism - The Initial Act of Obedient Faith

Humans are uniquely the image of God and therefore all human life is sacred, from conception until natural death. Read More...

The Sanctity of Human Life

Humans are uniquely the image of God and therefore all human life is sacred, from conception until natural death. Read More...

How Long O Lord?

In life's dark moments we should express our pain to God and remind ourselves of His covenant love until we move from grief and fear to joy and trust. Read More...

The Ministry of Mercy

We are called by God’s Law to show mercy to the poor and vulnerable because they are the image of God, and He promises to bless those who obey this call. Read More...

Shema - Hear and Speak God's Word

The Shema is the most important command in Scripture, and it teaches us that to love God with all our being we must hear and speak God’s Word regularly.
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Welcome To My Closet

A look into the intimacy of prayer, by Perry Anderson. Also includes a recording of the taking of the Lord's Supper. Read More...

An Ironic Walk With Jesus

While we are mostly unaware, Jesus is always with us. Read More...

The Prodigal

The story of the prodigal son reveals God’s heart towards us, and it also reveals two rival conceptions of how we view and therefore experience God. Read More...

The Local Church and the Universal Church

Christians are called to embrace a local church where they live out their faith, and the universal Church, which is the fulness of Christ and the focus of God’s great promises. Read More...

Meditating On God's Word

We are called to meditate deeply on God’s Word so that we might obey it and thus be truly successful. Read More...

Pray Like Jesus - The Lord's Prayer

When we pray, how should we pray?  Is it a matter of words or attitudes?
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The Thanksgiving Meal

The Eucharist is the thanksgiving meal, where God’s people receive His grace anew, and give thanks for His many blessings. Read More...

Our More Perfect Union

After Jesus’ body was broken on the cross He formed One new body. He called this body The Church. It now looks and acts exactly like Jesus. Because it is Jesus’ body. Read More...

Finding Joy In the Gospel

How do we as the people of God in the midst of struggles find joy in the Gospel? Read More...

Communion

As we partake of Communion in faith, Christians are united in fellowship with Christ and His Body, the Church. Read More...

The Great Exchange

Christ took our sins and gave us His righteousness so that it is just as if we had never sinned, and just as if we had kept the Law. Read More...

Called, Devoted, Equipped, and Encouraged

As a local church BRCC is called to encourage each member to realize the calling they have been given in Christ, to encourage devotion to Christ and His call upon us, and to equip and encourage believers to fulfill their calling in Christ. Read More...

Gospel Fruit

As we respond to the Gospel with faith, love, and hope in Christ, it produces a harvest of work and endurance for God and His kingdom as we look forward to Christ’s return. Read More...

When Does Human Life Begin

Human life begins at conception and we should treasure each life as a gift from God’s hand and a sign of His amazing work. Read More...

Luke - The MInistry of Jesus

What was the ministry of Jesus? What do we expect His ministry to us to be? Read More...

The Boundless Word of God

Psalm 119 is a song of praise about God’s boundless Word, which brings boundless blessings to those who love it. Read More...

God's Word - Our Treasure

We should treasure God’s Word, delighting in this great gift God has given to us that we might know Him. Read More...

Second Chance

God through his grace has justified us and forgiven us our sins, giving each of us a second chance. Read More...

The Offices of Christ

Jesus is the Great Prophet of God, our Great High Priest, and our Great King - everything we need to know, love, and serve God. Read More...

The Law and the Spirit in Sanctification

Because our sin has short-circuited God’s Law, our progress in sanctification comes by the power and ministry of the Spirit. Read More...

The Blessed Life of Godliness

The fully blessed life is given by God to the person who fears the Lord, delights in His Word, grows in godly character, and focuses on serving 
others. Read More...

Praise the LORD for His Great Works!

As we ponder the great works of the Lord in redeeming and giving 
us His covenantal commands, we respond with heartfelt praise and willing 
obedience. Read More...

A Divine Confidence

Because of God’s love, every person who has confessed Christ as Lord has been given a Divine confidence of salvation from God. This Divine confidence is seen in our love for God and our fellow man. Read More...

Jesus Our Great High Priest

Jesus as our Great High Priest was able to offer the perfect eternal offering on our behalf. Read More...

Take Refuge In Christ

Refuge and security for eternity can be found only in Christ. Read More...

Moses and Christ - Law and Grace

Christ came to reveal the fulness of grace, and we live by grace, not law. Read More...

Christ the True Man

Christ, the Second Adam, is the True Man, showing us what it means to be truly human, and restoring our humanity. Read More...

Giving Thanks for the Body of Christ

We are to give thanks for the faith and love of the body of Christ for as He is now revealed through the Church He will one day be revealed in person. Read More...

The Less-Advertised Follower of God

We follow God, not to be known by man, but to be known by God. Read More...

Children of the Father

Jesus reveals not only what it means to be the Son of God, but what it means to be a child of the Father. Read More...

The Greatness of God is Greatly to Be Praised

When we begin to fathom the depths of the greatness of God, does this bring us to a point of awe at the majesty of God that we must break forth in Praise? Read More...

Commissioned by God

We have been commissioned and empowered by God to go forth and make disciples, baptizing and teaching them the fullness of the faith. Read More...

God is Perfect

If God is perfect what should our response to a perfect God look like in our daily living. Read More...

A Biblically Based, Christ Centered, Caring Community

As the people of God, we are to be a biblically based, Christ centered, caring community. Read More...

The Struggle Between Islam and Christ

Jesus is the True Shepherd Who brings abundant life, and He calls us to reach out to those trapped and oppressed by the thief. Read More...

Love One Another

Our love for one another shows the world that we are disciples of Jesus Christ. Read More...

Guarded by Our Covenant God

God has promised to watch over, protect, and keep His covenant people during the good and bad times of life. Read More...

Dead or Alive?

God showed us mercy while we were dead in our trespasses and sins, by making us alive, by raising us up, and by seating us together with Christ; so that, we might walk in those good works God has prepared for us. Read More...

Mexico 2008 Mission Trip Report

This Sunday, our short-term missionaries who have returned from Lee & Carol Short’s ministry in Vallarta, Mexico, will be sharing their experiences and testimonies. Read More...

The Kingdom of God

How often do we argue the finer points of scripture with individuals who may never see the Kingdom of God. We need to learn to major in the majors and minor in the minors. Read More...

God is Holy

God is holy, calls us to be holy, and has given us his Holy Spirit so that we can be holy. Read More...

The Character of Christ

It is imperative that we have a fully developed image of Christ, and that image should have a deep impact upon every area of our lives.  Read More...

Reaching Future Generations

God calls to us through the law and the Gospel to love Him with our entire being, adn to raise future generations to turn to Christ so they can do the same thing. Read More...

What It Means to be a Disciple

A disciple is one who recognizes their sin, receives the forgiveness offered in Christ, and lives a life of worship and service in the context of a local community of believers. Read More...

When Faith Is Tested

We are called to trust God when our faith is tested, even when all seems lost, knowing that He will provide all we need in Christ. Read More...

Created to be a Dreamer

We all take actions, pursue relationships, and feel emotions, based on rational beliefs that we have defined within our lives. What is it that informs those definitions? It is the mindsets or dreams that we base our lives upon.  How do we respond when those dreams or mindsets appear to be shattered? Read More...

Confession is Good for the Soul

The blessing of total forgiveness by God awaits those who confess their sins and turn to Christ in faith.
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God's Revelation - And Our Response

God has revealed Himself to us through creation and Scripture, and we are called to respond with humble confession, prayer, and faith.
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Who's Your Master

You cannot continue to sin, because of your unity with Christ, which has brought you a new life no longer under the power of sin. Read More...

The Power of the Glorious Gospel

We should not be ashamed of the Gospel, for it is God's power to save those who believe. Read More...

Know the Love of Christ

We must come to an understanding of the depth of Christ's love for us and then we must show that love to the body of Christ, the Church. Read More...

How do we live and what do we know?

I thank God for your faith and your love for each other, and I pray that you know the hope of your calling, the riches of God's inheritance for you, and the surpassing power of His greatness towards you. Read More...

Living in the Shadowlands

Between the day of our redemption and the day we die, we live with one foot in the physical world stained by sin and the other foot in the Heavenly kingdom that shines with an ever-increasing glory. Read More...

The Blessings of Redemption

We should praise God for the Power of Redemption He has shown toward us. Read More...

American Idols

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Heroes of the Faith

What does it take to be included in Hebrews 11 as a Hero of the Faith? Read More...

Out of the Depths: Finding Fresh Hope in God

The Psalms teach us how to find hope in God when we are in the depths of difficulty and life seems totally disoriented. Read More...

Christmas Joy

Christmas is a time of great joy, because God has come to us in Christ and reconciled us to Himself. Read More...

The Noble Call of Church Leadership

The Noble Call of Church Leadership.

Ordination of Perry Anderson Read More...

Our Great Redemption in Christ

Redemption and forgiveness of sins is found only in the death of Christ, because of the grace of God. Read More...

Vision 2006 - Running the Race, Passing on the Faith

We are called to a strong personal relationship to Christ, and to receive, guard, and pass the faith on to others unchanged. Read More...

The God of Restoration

The Lord is a God Who delights to restore what has been lost because of Satan, the world, and even sin. Read More...

A Thankful Heart for Thanksgiving

Believers are called to be grateful people, giving God thanks in all circumstances. Read More...

It is Finished

Text: Matthew 27:50-54; John 19:28-30 Read More...

Be Honest With Yourself and God

Text: Colossians 1:3-12; Psalm 139:1-10 Read More...

The Communion of Saints Under Fire

As Christian, persecution is an ever present reality that we must fight through prayer and action.
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