How are past tragedies redeemed?

How are past tragedies redeemed?

Our past is redeemed when we depend wholly on Him, seek Him, and seek to serve Him, because of the substitutionary atonement of His Son, Jesus Christ. And the only thing that we can do is to respond appropriately to His offer of salvation. We reject the sinfulness of our past and we start a lifetime race to reach the presence of our Lord and Savior.

Why do we love our neighbors?

Why do we love our neighbors?

Thus, it seems clear, that every person is our neighbor and to love our neighbors we ought to show them mercy and compassion. When they’re in need, we help them in their need. When they’re dirty, hurt, jostled by life, or living in sin, we are there for them. We help them get clean, we bandage their wounds, we listen to their life-stories, and we constantly point them to Jesus by loving them.

Why are we in Poe Mill?

Why are we in Poe Mill?

Our area is drastically different since our founding over 80 years ago. As the neighborhood has changed over time, what has kept us here? Maybe it would have been easier to locate to a higher income area. Maybe it would have been easier if we moved to a more churched area where poverty, hunger, and drugs weren't the problems facing us daily. We have stayed for a simple reason: we see hope in Poe Mill.