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How to Read the Bible Like John Wesley

October 2017 Article: How to Read the Bible Like John Wesley In the preface to his book of sermons Wesley shares his devotion to the Bible. He also shares how he approaches Scripture, which, it turns out, is a pretty good method that we can use. John Wesley writes: “I want to know one thing,—the…

Pastor’s March 2017 Article

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday on March 1st. While the observation of Lent has changed over the years, it has always been a time of prayer, reflection, and sacrifice. Some ways we may observe lent are by giving up something we enjoy and spending more time in prayer and Scripture. We may…

SOAP Bible Method

The SOAP method of scripture reading combines reading scripture, prayer and reflection. SOAP stands for: Scripture, Observation, Application and Prayer. It is a method that can be used by anybody no matter if he or she is new to the faith or someone who has been a Christian all his or her life. It doesn’t…