• Feb2018

    We are in the midst of our series, How Long, O Lord? Why Bad Things Happen, where we are wrestling with the questions that arise when we face difficult circumstances and suffering. How can there be a good and all-powerful God, while at the same time have the existence of...

  • Let’s begin with a question: Where do you find it most difficult to trust God? Most of us have areas in our lives where we find it easy to trust God, but if we are honest with ourselves there are topics or life situations where each of us finds it...

  • Over the next ten weeks we are going to explore the coexistence of the God that the bible tells us about, and the presence of death, pain, and loss we so often experience in our lives in our series entitled, How Long, O Lord: Why Bad Things Happen.

  • Jan2018

    Have you ever taken the time to think about your personality traits? Why is that at times our natural tendencies are used to destroy one another instead of building up one another? Where our Personality Traits Come From Those who study DNA and its effect on personalities, temperament and behavior...

  • Let’s begin with a simple question: How do you think about time and money? Some of us spend a significant amount of our energy in working through our calendars and planning our lives, as well as crafting budgets and creative ways to track each and every transaction that we make....

  • It’s that time of year…resolutions. The New Year has arrived and with it the desire to make changes in our life. We have new financial goals, health goals and at Solomon’s Porch we have been challenged over the last few months to have spiritual goals. But if you’re like many,...

  • Dec2017

    How are Blessings Important?

    December 30, 2017

    How has God blessed you and our church family over this year? Hopefully, we can easily remember and see God’s hand in our lives. John tells us in John 1:15-16 that in Jesus we receive all kinds of blessings, but what does this mean? How are blessings important – not just...

  • God’s Presence

    December 22, 2017

    Christmas is a time to reflect on the significance of God’s presence in the birth of Jesus of Nazareth.  If you simply view the birth of Jesus as the beginning of a baby, that would become a very special man with a powerful message, who was tragically killed by the...

  • Light and Darkness

    December 15, 2017

    We continue our series “The Divine Prequel” by examining the images of light and darkness found in John 1:4-13. The Apostle John writes, “4 In him was life, and that life was the light of men. 5 The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it.”...

  • Created for a Purpose

    December 13, 2017

    Have you ever arrived late at a movie, missing the first ten minutes of the show, and then realize you really don’t get what’s going on in the picture? I have done this very action and realize how disorienting missing the beginning of a movie can be for understanding what...