The description of David as “a man after God’s heart” was used first by Samuel when he informed Saul his kingdom would not continue. “The Lord has sought out a man after his own heart,” he told Saul (1 Sam. 13:14). Now, this does not mean David was perfect. Far from it. He was a strong-willed, sometimes impulsive man who accomplished great things and also had great failures. Sometimes we learn from him by example, and other times we learn from him by contrast.
Its tougher than ever to be both a kid and a parent today! The worlds culture is continually pushing an anything-goes sexuality on our children. Gospel Sexuality: Raising Sexually Healthy Kids gives you gospel-centered principles and practical helps to disciple your kids hearts and nurture their faith as they face the sexual chaos of their world.
In 2016 we saw the Lord’s hand at work through CCPhilly, as a bible teaching church for 35 years. We see the focus on the faithful teaching of His Word grow each week by His grace. We have seen Him continue to open doors for serving Him here in Philadelphia as well as ministering the Gospel across the world. The following is a brief look at how God used our fellowship to further His kingdom throughout 2016.
Incredible New Christian Movie. This is one of the most encouraging films I have seen, it will encourage your faith as well as challenge you to talk to the people around us every day. I was hooked from the first five minutes and have been waiting anxiously for it to be released in order for everyone to see!
Videos of Pastor Joe teaching at various locations in Israel from the trip in 2014.