Prayers of Thanksgiving

Written by Sean Post. Photo by Patrick Fore on Unsplash. “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 “[D]o not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made […]

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Trustworthy Truth

I hope to come to you soon, but I am writing these things to you so that, if I delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, a pillar and buttress of the truth. 1 Timothy 3:14–15 Studying First Timothy together […]

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Prayers of Adoration

Written by Derek Hughes. Photo by Nicolas J Leclercq on Unsplash I like structure. Systems. Formulas. Patterns. Even those who thrive in spontaneity, still appreciate some predictability in their lives. We all like the fact that Netflix will automatically play the next episode in the series rather than jump ahead three seasons… or switch to […]

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Prayer as a Discipline, Prayer as Delight

Written by Sarah Goodrich. Above photo by Ben White on Unsplash I hadn’t been gone from my parents’ home in Winchester, KY, for ten minutes when I received a call from my Aunt Sandy, who was visiting Mom and Dad. “Sarah, Abby collapsed in the bathroom and isn’t breathing. Uncle John is doing CPR, but […]

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The Oughtness of Prayer

And He told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. Luke 18:1 In the beginning of a new year, we often feel a sense of “oughtness”. We “ought” to eat better. We “ought” to exercise [more]. We “ought” to live on a budget. This oughtness often […]

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A Mother’s Broken Path to Joy

This year I get to celebrate my first Mother’s Day as a mother. This year a delightful little girl named Azalea Joy calls me mama. I have wanted to be a mother all my life. But for over ten years the answer to my prayer for a child was “not yet.” It was during those […]

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Do We Believe in Limited Atonement?

The idea of “limited atonement” under the doctrine of election is an open-handed issue at The Point. There are doctrinal issues that are not open for debate or personal interpretation (closed-handed). Examples would be the deity of Jesus, the Bible as the perfect Word of God, and salvation being through faith alone in Jesus and His work. Open-handed issues are those theological concepts that are open for debate. Examples would be the age of the earth or the gifts of the Holy Spirit. The doctrine of election and this sub-part, called by some “limited atonement,” is in that open-hand category.

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Download: Family “Welcome to All” Artwork

We’ve had several families express interest in downloading and printing the new “Welcome to All” artwork that has been put up at the Frankfort church. As such, we created a special version with appropriate wording for families and homes.

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