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Rethinking Communion

Communion. We get stuck in ruts debating the unimportant things. How often should we do it? Every time we meet? Just Sundays? Weekly? Monthly? Quarterly? Annually? 1,094 more words


Sunday Reflection: Let's Celebrate

Now on the first day of the Feast of Unleavened Bread the disciples came to Jesus, saying to Him, “Where do You want us to prepare for You to eat the Passover?” And He said, “Go into the city to a certain man, and say to him, The Teacher says, ‘My time is at hand; I will keep the Passover at your house with My disciples.’ ” So the disciples did as Jesus had directed them; and they prepared the Passover. 427 more words


Service of Installation for Trina Portillo

Having searched far and wide, our congregation has joyfully found our new Pastor, Rev. Trina Portillo. Trina has been serving BPC for over two year in an temporary capacity since the death of our interim Pastor, Michael O’Brien in March of 2016. 135 more words



Daily devotion

January 20, 2017

(NKJV)Ecclesiastes 4:9-12
Two are better than one, Because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. 222 more words


Self-Examination and the Lord's Supper

In the troubled Corinthian church, the Lord’s Supper had not been protected from abuse. This mistreatment of the Supper was so serious that Paul bluntly told them that the way they were handling this memorial was actually a despising of the church (1 Cor. 349 more words


Secrecy Lies

Let’s explore another value shift: secrecy.

In the Bible, secrecy is a valid tactic, but is immoral as a strategy. That is, you can deny your enemy knowledge of the facts of your tactical plan, but you cannot hide from him your final intentions. 1,226 more words