Category Archives for Pastor’s Posts

MANAGING EXPECTATIONS

By Pastor Raymond Wicks | June 29, 2020 We have all felt disappointment.  I recently ordered a certain meal at a restaurant, only this time the meal was different than last time (even though it…

6 Characteristics of the Perfect Father

By Pastor Raymond Wicks Father’s Day reminds us to honor our earthly fathers, perfect or not.  Take some time to think about and thank your earthly father for his influence in your life.  Remind him…

7 CHOICES THAT LEAD TO LOVING LIFE AND SEEING GOOD DAYS

By Pastor Raymond Wicks | June 5, 2020 If I were to say to you, “love life and see good days,” what would that look like to you? Recently our country has gone through some…

Burial vs. Cremation by Pastor Raymond Wicks

Our views of the afterlife will influence how we handle the bodies of those who have died.  That is true, not just with Christians, but with many others of varied beliefs as well (e.g., Jews, Hindus,…

4 Ways to Honor Your Mom by Pastor Raymond Wicks

This Sunday, we will give recognition to some of the most special people in our lives, our mothers.  My heart is filled with wonderful thoughts and memories of my mother; she passed away almost seven…