Community News

Pekin Manor Outreach – 2011

Posted by on Jan 25, 2011

The 4th Monday of every month, a group of households from Providence Church gather at an area assisted living facility, Pekin Manor, to share the love of Jesus through song and...

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God’s Promise – Our Hope

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014

One of the things we see throughout the Bible is a call to serve the Lord with all that we have, with our heart, soul, mind and strength. We saw that in the first verse of chapter...

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Events

The Reformation Day Faire

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013

For a review of the 2012 Faire, go here! October 17-19, 2014 “Register Today!“ “It is necessary always to stand upon this, that we must hold the glory of God in...

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Words from our Elders

Death of a Salesman

Posted by on Jun 15, 2014

Originally written July 30, 2008 James Michael McDonald, IV died this week. My father was 71. He was a salesman. In high school, I read Arthur Miller’s 1949 play, Death of a...

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Recent Posts

God’s Promise – Our Hope

God’s Promise – Our Hope

Nov 10, 2014

One of the things we see throughout the Bible is a call to serve the Lord with all that we have, with our heart, soul, mind and strength. We saw that in the first verse of chapter one of the Book of Titus, where Paul calls himself a bond-servant and an apostle, one who was mindful that his actions were used by God to bring the elect to faith and faithfulness....

Paul’s Purpose – Our Purpose

Paul’s Purpose – Our Purpose

Nov 2, 2014

Continuing on with Titus 1:1, we consider Paul’s purpose, the goal he was hoping to achieve. And that was to communicate the Gospel and encourage believers to walk with Jesus. And the same thing is true with us. For those called to be the Lord’s, we are also to live the reality of the Gospel, rejoicing in God’s election, the certainty of our...

Paul’s Mission – Our Missions

Paul’s Mission – Our Missions

Oct 26, 2014

  As we open up the Book of Titus, we find a relatively short book, but one packed with practical and theological truths. Right out of the gate, we are challenged by the example of Paul, we are reminded of his humility, of his submission to the plan of God, and how he sought to only glorify Jesus. And, the call is for us to consider our own lives. Are we...

What Matters at the End

What Matters at the End

Oct 19, 2014

Today we conclude the book of 2nd Timothy, focusing on Paul’s final recorded words. And, as we do, we are presented with what really matters. At the end of the day, when we are called to take our last breath, our possessions, our positions, our power or prestige will mean nothing. What really will matter is the people in our lives and how we have responded...