Peace if possible. Truth at all costs. ~ Martin Luther

Delivering the Cure

In Daniel 12:2 we read: “Multitudes of those who sleep in the dust of the earth will awake: some to everlasting life, others to shame and everlasting contempt.” The truth expressed in this verse is a certainty that is taught on page after page of the Bible. Eternity is racing toward us. One Saturday evening […]

Dealing With Disappointment

“Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But when the desire comes, it is a tree of life.”  (Proverbs 13:12) “Hope deferred”. What does that describe? Disappointment. You were hoping for something, and it hasn’t happened yet. You are disappointed. The Bible says that can make your heart “sick”. People talk about being “broken hearted” don’t […]

Feliz Navidad from First Assembly of God (Video Christmas Card)

We had a lot of fun putting this video Christmas card together for you. We hope it makes you smile, but NO we won’t be performing this number live on Christmas Eve!  Merry Christmas to you and yours.

The MOST Challenging Person To Lead

Last night at our Leadership PITstop meeting I shared the following teaching. Here’s the outline if you weren’t there: The MOST Challenging Person to Lead Who is it?  YOURSELF, of course! Without question the MOST challenging person to lead is ourselves, and yet self-leadership is absolutely essential if we are going to be used by […]

Special Hand for Power Outage Affected Families Tonight – Brookfield CT

An Invitation from First Assembly … Still no power at your house since Saturday’s snowstorm? Bring your family to the church TONIGHT AT 6:00pm for dinner! First Assembly of God, 133 Junction Road, Brookfield, CT. – It’s warm … – We’re serving Alli’s special soup & sandwiches – Tea & coffee … – Charge up […]

The Bible and Facebook

I didn’t set out to write a sermon about Facebook. Not for or against. Wasn’t even particularly thinking about Facebook as I sat there studying my Bible. But there it was … pow! What the Bible has to say about Facebook is actually much bigger than the website. It’s bigger than the whole social media […]

40 Days With Jesus Devotion #10 – Fruitfulness to the Glory of God

Today’s Devotion: Fruitfulness to the Glory of God Read John 15:1-5 The scene takes place right after the Last Supper.  Judas has gone off to do his wicked deed, and Jesus has just washed the feet of the disciples, teaching them a lesson about servant leadership.  Jesus and His disciples left the Upper Room and […]

Love & Respect Marriage Conference: May 20-21

First Assembly of God will be hosting a Love and Respect Video Conference with Dr. Emerson and Sarah Eggerichs. Whether married, divorced, separated, dating or single you don’t want to miss this important event! The conference will be held on Friday, May 20th, from 6:45 p.m. – 10:15 p.m., and Saturday, May 21st, from 8:45 […]

40 Days With Jesus Devotion #9 – Christ Our Glorious King

Today’s Devotion: Christ Our Glorious King Read Matthew 25:31-46 With great certainty Jesus spoke of a coming Day of Glory, for Himself and all true believers. He did not say, “IF,” but “WHEN the Son of Man shall come…” This is Messianic language, the day when He returns to earth to be manifested in all […]

40 Days With Jesus Devotion #8 – The Mighty Heart of Jesus

Today’s Devotion: The Mighty Heart of Jesus Read Mark 10:13-16 It’s a very moving and significant event in the life and ministry of Jesus.  He has answered the Pharisees on a crucial subject – that of the Divine institution, sacredness, and permanence of the marriage covenant. He lays down solid principles as He defines and […]

40 Days With Jesus Devotion #7 – Ransomed From the Power of the Grave

Today’s Devotion: Ransomed From the Power of the Grave Read Hosea 13:14 The greatest ransom ever reported in modern times was $60 million dollars for the release of the brothers Jorge and Juan Born, paid to the left-wing urban guerrilla group Montoneros, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 20, 1975. The greatest ransom ever was […]