The Feast of Fasting

Biblical fasting is a call to no only abstain from food, but to feast upon the Word and will of God. Read More...

The Word and the Prophet

An absence of God’s Word is a great curse, but God is faithful to raise up true prophets to speak forth His word. Read More...

Devoted

To grow spiritually, we need to be devoted and follow a plan of studying Scripture, applying it to our lives, and passing it on to others. Read More...

Spring - Young Children

Like unplowed ground, young children must have the soil of their hearts prepared through loving discipline and have the seeds of God’s Word planted through careful instruction. 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...

Roger and Marilyn Reeck

This week Roger and Marilyn Reeck from Wycliffe Bible Translators share about their work in Bible translation, and especially about an exciting new project called One Story that creates stories to explain the story of the Bible to oral cultures that do not have the Scripture in their own language. Read More...

A Glorious Ministry In Christ

God calls His people to be willing to pay the cost for a glorious ministry of fully presenting God’s Word about Jesus, as we teach and admonish one another so that each of us will become mature, whole hearted disciples of Jesus Christ. 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...

BRCC's Vision and Church Planting

BRCC is called to glorify God by building and planting local churches that are biblically based, Christ centered, caring communities, seeking to know Christ and make Him known. Read More...

Spiritual Nourishment for a Life of Brotherly Love

As God's chosen people, we are called to be nourished spiritually and to love our fellow believers fervently. Read More...

The Story of Scripture

There is an overarching story to the whole of scripture that should affect every passage that we read. God is bringing glory to Himself through the Person and work of Jesus Christ as He creates and redeems a people who glorify and enjoy Him forever. Read More...

Exploring the Book: Understanding the Structure of the Bible

There are many sections in the Bible, each with their own unique role, but they all point to Jesus and His work for us. Read More...

The Sufficiency of Scripture

The Bible is the only infallible and inerrant rule of faith, sufficient for salvation and holiness. Other creeds and confessions may be helpful summaries, but must be tested by Scripture, which is the final authority. Read More...

Letting the Word Dwell in You Richly

To glorify God and enjoy Him forever, we must let the Word dwell in us richly as we hear, read, study, memorize, and meditate on God’s Word.
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The Treasure of God's Word

Where do we learn how to glorify God and enjoy Him forever? In His Word, the Bible.
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Hezekiah's Faith - Assyria Falling

Those who trust God and His Word will find His deliverance and protection, while those who defiantly reject it will fall. Read More...

The Firm Foundation of God’s Word

When facing difficult times, we are called to build on the firm foundation of God’s Word, not looking to other sources for strength. Read More...

In the Valley of Decision: Where is Your Trust?

Believers are faced with a decision of where to place their trust - in God, His Promise and His Kingdom, or in the kingdoms of this world. Read More...

Isaiah - The Man, His Times, and His MInistry

Isaiah was a man called by God to apply God’s Word to the turbulent times in which he lived, and to call God’s people to behold God and live with hope in the midst of uncertain and difficult days. 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 Psalms and the Word of God

The psalms help us to love God’s word and to live in obedience to it. Read More...

The Psalms As Instruction: The Abundant Life

The Psalms are given to instruct us in how we can live a blessed, abundant life. Read More...

The Structure of the Book of Psalms

The book of Psalms is purposefully structured, and this helps us to understand the meaning of the book. Read More...

Led by the Spirit

The Holy Spirit leads God's children by revealing God's will in Scripture, enabling us to understand, giving us a desire to follow, and empowering us to obey. Read More...

The Way of Wisdom: Making Decisions in God's Will

We are called to make decisions based on wisdom, which obeys God's revealed will in Scripture and applies the principles of God's Word to all of life. Read More...

What is God's Will for My Life?

God's will for my life is not an obscure set of choices that I must divine using various methods, but His revealed plan & commands as found in the Scripture.
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The Two Aspects of God's Will

God's will refers to both His secret plan to work everything in conformity with His purposes, and His revealed commands for how we are to live. Read More...

The Spirit, the Word, and the Means of Grace

God wants to fill His people with His Spirit and this is primarily done as we consistently participate in faith with the means of grace He has ordained for His people.
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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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The Word of God as a Means of Grace

The Importance of the Word of God in My LIfe! Read More...

Authentic Faith and the Antichrist

We must resist this fallen world, remembering that authentic, eternal life and joy Is found in God, not in this fading evil order of illusion that is passing away. 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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A Holy Response to the Word of God

God’s holy people receive the Gospel as the Word of God rather than a human teaching, but those who reject it remain under God’s wrath. Read More...

Equipped for Spiritual Warfare

Through Christ and the Gospel God has equipped us with everything we need for spiritual warfare as we draw our strength from Him.
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Engaging in Spiritual Warfare

Our strategy in spiritual warfare is to draw near to God, be alert for the attacks of Satan, and stand against, resist, and attack his works.
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The Weapons of Spiritual Warfare

We must learn to use the weapons of God’s Word, prayer, worship, and fellowship to demolish Satan’s strongholds in us and others. Read More...

Sola Scriptura - The Ultimate Authority of Scripture Alone

Scripture alone is the ultimate source of truth and the final authority for the beliefs and practice of Christians and the Church. Read More...
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