Posts by Marco Shaw

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Strength to Stand – Recap

by Marco Shaw

The youth had an amazing time at Strength to Stand once again this year. God is mighty and worthy to be praised! We hope you will be able to join us Sunday the 29th as we recap the trip. In the mean time check out the STS recap video: Strength to Stand Conference January 2017 […]

/ F A I T H F U L N E S S/

by Marco Shaw

It’s January 20th of 2017 and there is a high probability that most people that made New Year’s resolutions at the beginning of the year have already broken those resolutions. The problem… A lack of faithfulness in following through with what they committed to doing. In 1 Samuel chapter 1 we are told of the […]

SYATP – Where will you stand?

by Marco Shaw

See you at the pole was a tremendous success this year for our local schools (Ardmore High and Cedar Hill) and it was a blessing to see so many of our students come out to start their day off with prayer. But as tremendous as the turnout was in our area, that was not the […]

Do I Have to Go To Church?

by Marco Shaw

I found this on a blog written by Mr. Steve Higginbotham and felt it was worth posting: Through the years, I have often had people ask me the question, “Do I have to go to all of the services of the church? I mean, what if I don’t go on Sunday night?” Well, allow me […]

Blind Faith – Letting Go Of Our Security Blankets

by Marco Shaw

At the end of Mark chapter 10 we read of the dramatic story of Jesus’s encounter with the blind beggar Bartimaeus: 46 Then they came to Jericho. As Jesus and his disciples, together with a large crowd, were leaving the city, a blind man, Bartimaeus (which means “son of Timaeus”), was sitting by the roadside […]

By His Words….

by Marco Shaw

The heavens were made by the word of the Lord, and all the stars, by the breath of His mouth. – Psalm 33:6   Do you recognize this star?  Don’t feel bad if you don’t, up until a year or so ago neither did I.  The image you are looking at is an image from the […]

Our Pursuit…

by Marco Shaw

Everyone of us to some degree has pursuits we chase after.  We pursue educational goals, we pursue love, we pursue our children’s success, we purse career goals, we pursue happiness, and the list goes on and on.  But are we as a church and as individuals neglecting the most important pursuit of all? At the […]

What Does God’s Word Mean To You?

by Marco Shaw

What does God’s word mean to you? 16 All Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, for correcting, for training in righteousness, 17 so that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work. -2 Timothy 3:16-17 No matter how you slice it, the Bible is an incredible book. From […]

REACH – Psalm 18:1-3

by Marco Shaw

1 I love you, Lord, my strength. 2 The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield[b] and the horn[c] of my salvation, my stronghold. 3 I called to the Lord, who is worthy of praise, and I have been saved from […]