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Reading through the Bible in one year can be challenging, rewarding, and habit forming. We have made a Bible reading plan available for your prayerful consideration. Pick up a copy from the church office or click below to download your copy today!

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S.O.A.P. – “Washed by the Word” (Ephesians 5:27)

The S.O.A.P. approach to Bible study was popularized by Bishop Dick Wills in his addresses to North Texas Clergy retreats over the past few years.  He advocated reading a portion of Scripture (2-3 chapters) and then selecting a theme Scripture that stands out, then making Observations, Applications, and then writing a Prayer for the day.  This simple and straightforward method will be used by our staff as we blog through our Bible readings during the season of Lent.  Feel free to read and share with others, or even try your hand with the S.O.A.P. approach to Bible reading.  Blessings!

Bible Blog: March 27, 2016 - BY REV. TOM PALMER Senior Pastor Scripture: Luke 8:1-3 Soon afterwards he went on through cities and villages, proclaiming and bringing the good news of the kingdom of God. The twelve were with him, 2 as well as some women ... Read More
Elevate, Adults & Missions: March 23, 2016 - BY REV. BILL EASON Associate Pastor Scripture: Psalm 66.1-4 Shout joyfully to God, all the earth! Sing praises to the glory of God’s name! Make glorious his praise! Say to God: “How awesome are your works! Because of your great ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 20, 2016 - BY REV. TOM PALMER Senior Pastor Scripture: Luke 4: 1-30 1Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness, 2 where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 19, 2016 - BY BENTLEY FOSTER Executive Director of Administration Scripture: Psalm 62:11-1 11 God, I have heard you say two things. One is that power belongs to you, God. 12     The other is that your love, Lord, never ends. Observation: One of my favorite ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 16, 2016 - BY KARI MILAM Director of Communications Scripture: Proverbs 11:14 “Where there is no guidance, a nation falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.” (NRSV) Observation: Most of the book of Proverbs, including this Bible verse, was penned ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 14, 2016 - BY ASHLEY HAMEL Associate Director of Student Ministries Scripture: Psalm 57:1, 9-10 "Have mercy on me, God; have mercy on me because I have taken refuge in the shadow of your wings until the destruction passes by." "I will give ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 13, 2016 - BY REV. TOM PALMER Senior Pastor Scripture: Numbers 20:7-12 7 The Lord spoke to Moses, saying: 8 Take the staff, and assemble the congregation, you and your brother Aaron, and command the rock before their eyes to yield its water. ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 11, 2016 - BY BENTLEY FOSTER Executive Director of Administration Scripture: Numbers 15:39-41 39 This will be your fringe. You will see it and remember all the Lord’s commands and do them. Then you won’t go exploring the lusts of your own heart ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 10, 2016 - BY MARTHA HAGAN Director of Children's Ministries, Women's Ministries and Coppell Cares Scripture: Mark 14:66-72 Peter Disowns Jesus 66 While Peter was below in the courtyard, one of the servant girls of the high priest came by. 67 When she saw Peter warming ... Read More
Bible Blog: March 9, 2016 - BY ALAN HITT Minister of Connections & Care Scripture: Numbers 11:24 – 13:33 Observation: There are four key observations made here that all link up together, and all have to do with our perception of the world in contrast to ... Read More

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