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Encounter

By Barb Zeller You have seen what I did to the Egyptians, and how I bore you on eagles’ wings and brought you to Myself. Now therefore, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be a special treasure to Me above all people; for all the earth is […]

Pastor Dale’s Sermon Application

Here are the application points Pastor Dale mentioned in the sermon May 18-19: If you and I want to experience the presence of God, we need to demonstrate our need for God. You cannot meet God on your own terms. It has to be by His design. You encounter God when you move towards Him in […]

Debunking Misinformation about God

There are many well-known and qualified philosophers, scientists and theologians who have studied the existence of God and provided resources to debunk lies and misinformation on the topic. Here are the resources Pastor Dale mentioned in his recent sermon: Dr. William Lane Craig www.reasonablefaith.org Dr. John Lennox www.Johnlennox.org Dr. Timothy Keller Making Sense Out of […]

Pastor Dale’s Sermon Reference

Please see the book, articles and scripture verses below which Pastor Dale referenced in his “Rethinking Controversy” message. If you would like to further the conversation with a member of our pastoral team or are in need of additional resources, please reach out to pastoral.care@wooddale.org. Book: Divorce and Remarriage: Four Christian Views by H. Wayne […]

Before Patrick was a Saint

Captured, enslaved and left alone as a herdsman in remote Ireland at age 16, Patrick had every reason to hate his enemies. Yet Patrick prayed from that desolate land and God listened. It was there that the Lord opened up my awareness of my lack of faith. So I turned with all my heart to […]

Pastor Dale’s Sermon Application

Here are the points Pastor Dale referenced in his “Rethinking Commitment” message as well as some daily direction for our lives: Our lives are not our own, they belong to God. He created and purchased us with His blood. This church is not our church. It does not belong to the board, staff or membership. […]

#WeAreFor Vulnerable Children

James 1:27 tells us to look after orphans in their distress. While not everyone is called to take a child into their home, everyone is called to do something. What’s your something? As part of our discipleship series, Multiply, we had the opportunity to share resources about adoption and fostering vulnerable children. If you were […]